Cruinniú na nÓg – Creativity in the Wild


Cruinniú na nÓg – National Day of Creativity for Children & Young People

Event: Forest School Themed Craft Workshops

Date: Saturday 15th June 2019

Venue: Castletown House woods, beside main house, will be sign posted.

There are three, 2-hour workshops over the day:

Workshop 1: 10am-12pm, age 5-9-year olds

Workshop 2: 12.30pm-2.30pm, age 5-9-year olds

Workshop 3: 3pm-5pm, age 10-13-year olds

Book your child’s free place HERE

Event Outline:

GROWing Wild present Creativity in the Wild, a day of Forest School themed workshops for 5-13-year olds, as part of Crinniu na nÓg, a day to celebrate and encourage participation by children and young people in culture and creativity in their community.

The Forest school workshops will take place at Castletown House, in the woodlands on the right as you go towards the house.

The session will include a variety of woodland themed natural and traditional crafts as part of the sessions, there will also be games, songs and other play focused activities such as low ropes.

These Events are FREE and activity based with opportunities for young people to get involved in ‘doing’, ‘making’, ‘creating’ and trying new things.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. Cars must be parked in the main car park, as there is another large event on at Castletown House that day, please walk down towards the house with your child/children. We will have a marker outside to tell you where we are.

Please dress your child in suitable clothes & footwear, for the weather of the day, it can be a bit shady in the woods, so cooler than out in the sun, please be prepared for rain and sun, so bring rain gear/sun hat and a drink/snack.