Easter Holiday Events

Category: Events 574

Looking for something to keep the kids entertained over the Easter holidays?

Here’s a list of events from our event calendar:

13/04/2019 – 23/04/2019
Spring Wildlife Trail!
Belhus Woods Country Park, Romford Road, Aveley, RM15 4XJ South Ockendon, Thurrock, United Kingdom

Set off on a self guided trail around our beautiful woods this Easter!
Activity packs are just £3 and are available from the Visitors Centre which is open every day from 9am to 4pm
Normal car parking charges apply

Sunday 14/04/2019 10:00:00 – 14:00:00

Worzel Gummidge Day

Thames Chase Forest Centre

Worzel Gummidge is no ordinary scarecrow – he is full of fun and mischief and has a big heart. Scarecrow making Come and make your own scarecrow between 10am and 12noon and enter our scarecrow competition (judging at 12.30pm) Bring some old clothes (wooden frame and straw provided) Booking essential to secure your frame (£3). Lots of other activities between 10am and 2pm including: Making natural sculptures with a local sculptor Making potato heads and potato printing Face painting Making bird boxes Willow weaving Sowing vegetable seeds (your scarecrow will scare away the birds) Also Sunday Market with produce and craft stalls For more information and to book scarecrow making: enquiries@thameschase.org.uk or 01708 642970 Raising Funds for Thames Chase Trust (Charity No. 1115627)

Sunday 14/04/2019 11:00:00 – 16:00:00
Kids Club
The Mercury Mall, Mercury Gardens, Romford, RM1 3EE

FREE Kids Club @ The Mercury Mall, Romford! We run a FREE Kids Club every 2nd Sunday of every month. Join us from 11am till 4pm outside BB’s seating area on Level 2 for a fun day of arts and crafts for your little ones. With a visit from Marvin the Monkey! Also Collect 3 Stamps and Get a Free Gift.. Exclusive to Card Holders! Each month has a different theme. This is a great FREE way to entertain the kids this weekend!

Monday 15/04/2019 10:00:00 – 12:00:00
Spring pom-pom animals
Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch

Make different sized pom-pom and transform them into spring chicks and bunnies 5+ £6

Monday 15/04/2019 10:00:00 – 14:00:00
Own a pony day
WELLGATE COMMUNITY FARM

Would you like to make new friends and learn new skills? If you have always dreamed of owning a pony then a beginners pony experience is a great way to get started
Complete a basic horse care booklet and have fun along the way!
MONDAY 15th April
(bring a packed Lunch)
£15 per child range 6-12 years old
(under 8 to be accompanied by an adult for the full session)
What’s included?
Teamwork
Pony care and stable management
(feeding, watering and mucking out)
Learn how to groom your pony
Fun turnout pony pampering (ribbons,
bows and hoof paints) with your own
printed and laminated photo to take home
Human gymkhana games
Short pony or cart ride on our Dartmoor
pony, Red – introduction to tack and
harness
TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED WITH PAYPAL VIA OUR WEBSITE AT
www.wellgatefarm.org

Monday 15/04/2019 10:00:00 – 15:00:00
Zentangle Flowers
Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch

8+ Canvas Painting
A creative workshop showing how
to develop intricate flower art in the
Zentangle style
Monday 15 April, 10-3pm,£11

Monday 15/04/2019 11:00:00 – 12:30:00
Para Art & Sport
Myplace, 343 Dagnam Park Drive

A fun-filled session of sports and arts for
those with special educational needs or
disabilities (S.E.N.D.)
Monday 15 April, 11-12.30pm, £4 5+

Monday 15/04/2019 11:00:00 – 12:00:00
Rock Painting
The Pink Parachute, 6 North Street, Hornchurch

£10 (Minimum age 6)

Monday 15/04/2019 11:00:00 – 12:00:00
Free storytelling session
Mothercare, Romford

Remember Monday @ 11am join me for a FREE storytelling session! 
Costa @ Mothercare Romford.
It would be lovely to see you there and share a story over a cup of coffee and a slice of cake

Monday 15/04/2019 11:30:00 – 15:30:00
Easter Bonnets
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

Come along between times and create a great Easter Bonnet for the Easter holiday, get messy fun for all £5.00 per child.

Monday 15/04/2019 13:00:00 – 14:00:00
Slime Workshop
The Pink Parachute, 6 North Street Road, Hornchurch

£10 (Minimum age 6)

Monday 15/04/2019 14:30:00 – 15:30:00
UPMINSTER LIBRARY – EASTER CRAFTS
UPMINSTER LIBRARY

MONDAY 15TH APRIL 2:30PM
THURSDAY 18TH APRIL 2:30PM
For ages 5 years plus
£2.50 per session Library members
£3.50 per session non members
Advance booking is essential as
spaces are limited
contact 01708 434933
upminster.library@havering.gov.uk

Tuesday 16/04/2019 09:00:00 – 11:00:00
Card Making Workshop for Adults
Upminster Library, Upminster RM14 2BB, UK

Join us for our monthly card making workshop and learn new techniques.
Suitable for all abilities
This month we will be making Cards for Men.
All materials supplied
£7.00 per session
Advance booking is required as spaces are limited.

Tuesday 16/04/2019 10:00:00 – 16:00:00
Mary Poppins Easter Workshop
Upminster Methodist Church, 2Hall Lane, Upminster RM14 1AE

Our EASTER Drama Workshop is now ON SALE, 2 days full of Mary Poppins…song, dance and script work with a performance on day 2, Workshop is for children age 5-16yrs.
Please are limited and on a first come first served basis.
Can’t wait…..Hope to see you there!!!
BOOK HERE www.occasionaldance.co.uk/kids-events/

Tuesday 16/04/2019 10:00:00 – 15:00:00
Art Workshop 8+
Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch

Brush up on your art skills by
learning drawing and painting
techniques on canvas.
Tuesday 16 April, 10am-3pm, £11

Tuesday 16/04/2019 10:00:00 – 11:00:00
Wood Whittling & Campfire Cooking
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

Booking : Booking required
Join us for a fun packed morning Wood whittling and cooking on an open fire.
Age guide is 4 years and upwards. Children must be accompanied
Donation:£6.00 per child
Adults and children welcome.

Tuesday 16/04/2019 10:00:00 – 12:00:00
Spring landscape painting
Myplace, 343 Dagnam Park Drive

Create a landscape painting of a spring
scene on canvas to take home.
Tuesday 16 April, 10am-12noon, f6

Tuesday 16/04/2019 11:30:00 – 12:30:00
Wood Whittling & Campfire Cooking
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

Booking : Booking required
Join us for a fun packed morning Wood whittling and cooking on an open fire.
Age guide is 4 years and upwards. Children must be accompanied
Donation:£6.00 per child
Adults and children welcome.

Tuesday 16/04/2019 13:00:00 – 14:30:00
Para Arts Holiday Session 6+
Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch

A special educational needs and
disability (S.E.N.D.) session offering
music, clay and arts workshops.
Tuesday 16 April, 1-2.30pm, £4

Tuesday 16/04/2019 13:30:00 – 14:30:00
Teddy Bears Easter Trail
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

Booking required
Dates: 16th April
Location: Ingrebourne Valley
Bring your teddy bear to the woods where the wild side can be set free, back to the centre for some teddy bear craft. Adults and children welcome.
Donation:£6.00 per child, Bear goes free
Come dressed appropriately for
being outside.
Information 01708 520 364

Wednesday 17/04/2019 10:00:00 – 12:00:00
Football skills
Myplace, 343 Dagnam Park Drive

Age 5+
£6

Wednesday 17/04/2019 17/04/2019 10:00:00 – 17/04/2019 16:00:00
Mary Poppins Easter Workshop
Upminster Methodist Church, 2Hall Lane, Upminster RM14 1AE

Our EASTER Drama Workshop is now ON SALE, 2 days full of Mary Poppins…song, dance and script work with a performance on day 2, Workshop is for children age 5-16yrs.
Please are limited and on a first come first served basis.
Can’t wait…..Hope to see you there!!!
BOOK HERE www.occasionaldance.co.uk/kids-events/

Wednesday 17/04/2019 17/04/2019 10:00:00 – 17/04/2019 12:00:00
Easter Egg Mobile 5+
Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch

Create a large card Easter egg to display
among your decorations at home.
Wednesday 17 April, 10am-12noon, £6

Wednesday 17/04/2019 10:00:00 – 11:00:00
Bottle Rockets
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

Booking : Booking required
Launch your very own Coke and Mentos bottle rocket as high into the sky as you can
Time: 10.00am-11.00am
11.00am-12.00pm
Donation: £3.00 per child
Adults and children welcome.
Please come dressed appropriately for

Wednesday 17/04/2019 10:00:00 – 12:00:00
Spring Crafts 5+
Fairkytes Arts Centre

Make bunny hats and Easter cards
in this fun cat session inspired by the
spring season
Wednesday 17 April on 12 noon, £6

Wednesday 17/04/2019 17/04/2019 10:00:00 – 17/04/2019 14:00:00
Easter Card, Bonnet & Mask Making 4+
Myplace, 343 Dagnam Park Drive

Make some lovely Easter items.
Wednesday 17 April, 10am-12noon, £5

Wednesday 17/04/2019 17/04/2019 10:00:00 – 17/04/2019 14:00:00
Archery Spring Beginners’ Course, 2019
Belhus Woods

West Essex Bowmen are running a beginners course on Saturday, 6th April, 2019 and 13th April, 2019 Starting at 10 am to 2 pm (on both days) at our venue in Belhus Woods Country Park.
The cost is just £25 for juniors under 18 and £35 for adults, this in includes all the equipment required to learn how to shoot and one on one coaching
For further details visit www.westessexbowmen.co.uk
or email to websec@webarchery.co.uk

Wednesday 17/04/2019 10:30:00 – 12:30:00
Willow Weaving & Langtons Easter Basket Making
Workshop & Woodland, Langton’s, Billet Lane, Hornchurch RM11 1XJ

FREE Family Workshop
10.30am-12.30pm
To Book: Lisa. Campbell-Banneman@havering.gov.uk

Wednesday 17/04/2019 17/04/2019 12:00:00 – 17/04/2019 13:00:00
Easter Card & Bonnet Craft
Myplace, 343 Dagnam Park Drive

Age 4-13
£5

Thursday 18/04/2019 10:00:00 – 15:00:00
Perspective Gallery Space Painting 8+
Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch

Learn how to work with perspective in
this creative arts workshop
Thursday 18 April, 10am-3pm, £11

Thursday 18/04/2019 10:00:00 – 11:15:00
Easter Painting & Craft
The Pink Parachute, 6 North Street, Hornchurch

£14 (any age)

Thursday 18/04/2019 18/04/2019 10:00:00 – 18/04/2019 12:00:00
Easter Card Making 5+
Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch

Make your own Easter
greetings card
Thursday 18 April
10am-12noon,£6

Thursday 18/04/2019 10:00:00 – 16:00:00
Easter Egg Hunt
Romford Shopping Hall

Come and join in the fun on Thursday 18th April 10 – 4 £3.00 per child. Pay on the day and collect your maps from the front of the building.

Thursday 18/04/2019 10:30:00 – 12:30:00
Willow Weaving & Langtons Easter Egg Hunt
Workshop & Woodland, Langton’s, Billet Lane, Hornchurch RM11 1XJ

FREE Family Workshop
10.30am-12.30pm
To Book: Lisa. Campbell-Banneman@havering.gov.uk

Thursday 18/04/2019 10:30:00 – 14:30:00
Family Fishing
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

Booking required
Date: 18th & 24th April
Try your hand at fishing.
Equipment supplied.
12 years and over will require a day licence from the post office
You can get this online or phone them on 03448005386
10.30am-12.30pm
12.30pm-2.30pm
Please come dressed appropriately for being outside.
Donation:7 00 per person fishing
Adults and children welcome.

Thursday 18/04/2019 11:00:00 – 12:00:00
Indoor Walking Hockey
Hornchurch Sports Centre


Every week, starting Thursday 1st November
11am-12pm, £3.50 per person
Walking Hockey is a sociable, fun and safe environment for those looking
to be a little more active in their spare time. Rules are similar to traditional
hockey, with one major difference you can only WALK, no running or
sprinting, JUST walking.
All ages and abilities welcome, including those who might have never played
hockey before. For further information please contact the reception or email
hockey @everyoneactive.com
SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE
Harrow Lodge Park, Hornchurch Road,
Hornchurch RM11 1JU
01708 454135

Thursday 18/04/2019 11:00:00 – 12:00:00
Easter Afternoon Tea With Belle
Plant Perfections, Hunts hill farm aveley road, Rm142tg Upminster, Havering, United Kingdom

On Tuesday 5th march we will be taking bookings for our Special event.
Bring your little ones for afternoon tea with princess Belle on Thursday 18th April 11am till 12pm.
Limited spaces available. 01708862449
£13.95 per child under 10 years old.
Babies under 1 year £5.00.
Adults are welcome to book a table for adults afternoon tea at £12.95pp
Full payment is required at time of booking.
Children’s afternoon tea will be served and adults will follow shortly after.
Adults not wishing to book a table are more then welcome to look on at the event but due to the size of our coffee shop and princess Belle needing plenty of room for her beautiful dress there will only be limited room.
Ideally booking a table would be best.
Our children’s afternoon tea will consist of a selection of finger sandwiches selection of cakes and other goodies tea or juice.
The children will have lots of time with princess Belle who will talk to all the children individually and parents will have lots of photo opportunities. Children will also receive a princess tiara.
This is sure to be a sell out event like our Christmas event’s we did so please book early to avoid disappointment.
Call us on 01708862449 to book.

Thursday 18/04/2019 18/04/2019 14:00:00 – 18/04/2019 15:00:00
Hornchurch Library Easter Craft
Hornchurch Library

Hornchurch library are holding an Easter craft on 18th April. Make sure you book now to avoid disappointment! 
Cost £2.00 Ages 3+
hornchurch.library@havering.gov.uk
01708 434903

Thursday 18/04/2019 14:00:00 – 16:00:00
Easter Egg Hunt
Myplace, 343 Dagnam Park Drive

We seek them here, we seek them
there… oh, where can those
eggies be?
Thursday 18 April, 2-4pm, £5

Thursday 18/04/2019 14:30:00 – 15:30:00
UPMINSTER LIBRARY – EASTER CRAFTS
UPMINSTER LIBRARY

MONDAY 15TH APRIL 2:30PM
THURSDAY 18TH APRIL 2:30PM
For ages 5 years plus
£2.50 per session Library members
£3.50 per session non members
Advance booking is essential as
spaces are limited
contact 01708 434933
upminster.library@havering.gov.uk

Friday 19/04/2019 10:30:00 – 12:00:00
Forest School fun for under 5’s
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

Booking required
Date: 19th April
Go bug hunting, build dens, balance on rope walks, create wild art, play woodland games and learn how to light fires. Great
fun for all.
Donation:£6.00 per child,£4.00 siblings
Information 01708 520 364

Friday 19/04/2019 10:30:00 – 15:30:00
2019 EASTER QUEST
RAPHAELS PARK, ROMFORD, RM2 5PL

Contact Havering Volunteer Centre to book on 01708 922 214 or volunteering@haveringvc.org.uk
COME & JOIN OUR FAMILY FUN EASTER QUEST
EVERYONE WHO PRE BOOKS RECEIVES A PRIZE!
THE DAY INCLUDES:
EASTER QUEST
CRAFTS
INFLATABLES
LOTS OF FUN, FUN, FUN FOR ALL!!!
COME ALONG & RAISE MONEY FOR CHARITY
HAVERING VOLUNTEER CENTRE REGISTERED CHARITY: 1165759

Friday 19/04/2019 11:30:00 – 13:00:00
Easter Trail, activities and refreshments
North Street Hall Hornchurch, 22 North Street Hornchurch ESSEX, Hornchurch, United Kingdom

Leading up to Easter join in the trail around Hornchurch then come along on Good Friday or Easter Saturday to North Street Halls and join in activities, games, refreshments and find out more about the Easter Story.

Friday 19/04/2019 12:00:00 – 16:00:00
Inflatable Fun Day
Raphael Park, Romford, RM2 5PL.

Ellis Leisure is hosting an inflatable fun day for children of all ages to come and enjoy at Raphael Park, Romford, RM2 5PL.
Every Friday of the Easter school holidays, Ellis Leisure will be at Raphael Park to provide a range of inflatable fun. You can expect mega assault courses, bouncy castles, slides, bungee runs and more.
There will also be an area dedicated for smaller, less confident and disabled children, so everyone can enjoy the day.
Dates & Times:
12:00 – 16:00
Friday 19th April 2019
Friday 26th April 2019
Prices:
£7.00 a wristband for main area (all ages)
£4.00 a wristband for baby/toddler area (recommended for ages three and under)
Please note that a Main area wristband allows for access into the baby/toddler area – age/height restrictions apply.
Wristbands are available for sale at the event only and wristband sales will be capped. Please note queues for wristbands sales and use of popular inflatables may be applicable for busy periods.
Parking & Access:
The inflatable site will be located at the North end of Raphael Park, where the football pitches and play sites are.
The closest pedestrian entrances are:
Parkland Avenue via Lake Rise (RM1 4EE)
Reed Pond Walk via Parkway (RM2 5PL)
The park itself does not have its own dedicated car park but does share use of Lodge Farm Park car park which is on the opposite side of the Main Road of the main entrance to the park (RM2 5EB).
There is also extensive on-street parking along Parkway with direct access to the park’s playsite where we are located.
Food & Refreshments
Raphael Park has its own cafe serving hot and cold food along with drinks, ice creams and other sweets.
Please feel free to pack and bring a picnic, there will be plenty of open space for you to enjoy the park. There is also a flower garden for you to stroll through.
Other services/entertainment (at cost):
Face Painting: We will have on site a facepainter who can also be available for private bookings. Please see the pages specific details for the facepainter at this event as contact details and prices vary.
Coco Shy Game: There is a traditional fete game to play, whereby you throw balls to a target, hit it and you win!
3 balls: £1
5 balls: £1.50
Health and Safety
One of the team is a qualified paramedic, as well as other members being first aid trained. However on top of this, when available we have St John’s ambulance or Red Cross stationed on site to put your concerns at ease.
Ellis Leisure also have £10,000,000 public liability insurance and will not ever run an event to less standards which are put upon us or if we deem it unsafe.
For any other information about Ellis Leisure as a company, private hire and events and future dates, please take a look at our website: www.ellisleisure.co.uk

Friday 19/04/2019 13:30:00 – 16:00:00
Butterfly Feeders
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

Discover the lives of Butterflies, take a walk on the wildlife and follow the trail, then head back to the centre. Learn how they survive and how you can help them too. Build your own Butterfly feeders to take home.

Friday 19/04/2019 14:30:00 – 16:30:00
Easter Trail, activities and refreshments
North Street Hall Hornchurch, 22 North Street Hornchurch ESSEX, Hornchurch, United Kingdom

Leading up to Easter join in the trail around Hornchurch then come along on Good Friday or Easter Saturday to North Street Halls and join in activities, games, refreshments and find out more about the Easter Story.

Saturday 20/04/2019 – 22/04/2019
Easter Fun Weekend
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

Face painting (Saturday only)
Easter arts and crafts
Raffle
Meet Flopsy the rabbit
Easter egg hunt
Easter bonnet competition on Saturday at
3.30pm (design and bring your bonnets)
And many more activities
Sat Sessions: – 10.00-11.30, 12.00 -1.30, 2.00 3.30
Sun Sessions: – 1030 – 1200, 1230 – 2.00
Spaces available on booking bug
£6 per child

Saturday 20/04/2019 10:30:00 – 15:30:00
2019 EASTER QUEST
RAPHAELS PARK, ROMFORD, RM2 5PL

Contact Havering Volunteer Centre to book on 01708 922 214 or volunteering@haveringvc.org.uk
COME & JOIN OUR FAMILY FUN EASTER QUEST
EVERYONE WHO PRE BOOKS RECEIVES A PRIZE!
THE DAY INCLUDES:
EASTER QUEST
CRAFTS
INFLATABLES
LOTS OF FUN, FUN, FUN FOR ALL!!!
COME ALONG & RAISE MONEY FOR CHARITY
HAVERING VOLUNTEER CENTRE REGISTERED CHARITY: 1165759

Sunday 21/04/2019 11:00:00 – 16:00:00
Easter Fun day
Hopefield Animal Sanctuary

EASTER TRAIL
CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINER
INFLATABLES
MEET THE EASTER BUNNY
MEET SPIDERMAN & ELSA
FACE PAINTING
GLITTER TATTOOS
CERAMICS PAINTING
SAND ART

Monday 22/04/2019 11:00:00
Lodge Farm Park miniature railway – running day
Lodge Farm Park, Main Road, RM1 3, Romford

Trains operating on the Lodge Farm Park Railway giving rides from Black’s Brook Station.
£2 fare, under 3 free when accompanied by a fare paying adult.

Tuesday 23/04/2019 10:00:00
London style Pop Art Painting on canvas
Fairkytes Arts Centre

8+
A modern art take on our historic city.
Tuesday 23 April 10-3pm £11

Tuesday 23/04/2019 10:00:00
Spring Flower Box Display
Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch

Make a decorative 3D flower box for Easter
Tuesday 23 April, 10am 12noon £6
5+

Tuesday 23/04/2019 10:30:00
Bug Hunt
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

Date: 23rd April
Come and explore the different habitats at Hornchurch Country Park. Go on a Bug Hunt and find many of the insects that live in the Ingrebourne Valley. All equipment supplied. Suitable for ages 3+
Please dress to suit the weather.
Booking Booking required
Location: Ingrebourne Valley
Time: 10.30pm-1.30pm
12.00pm 1.00pm
Donation:£6.00 per child

Tuesday 23/04/2019 13:00:00
Street Dance
Myplace, 343 Dagnam Park Drive

Age 5-12
£5

Tuesday 23/04/2019 13:00:00
Forest School
Essex Wildlife Trust Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country Park, Squadrons Approach, Hornchurch, Essex, RM12 6DF sat navs 6TS, Hornchurch, United Kingdom

Learning through nature and play with Booking Booking essential trained Level 3 Forest School leaders
Outdoors activities and fun in the woods
Date: Every Tuesday in Term time . 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th Jan .
Age pre school. 2 1/2 – 5

Tuesday 23/04/2019 14:00:00
Pond Dipping
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

We will be going underwater to explore what lives there. Its fun for all and the equipment is
provided too.
Time Slots: 2.00pm – 3.00pm or 3.00pm – 4.00pm

Wednesday 24/04/2019 09:30:00
Popstar for a day
Myplace, 343 Dagnam Park Drive

1 hour between 9.30am and 5pm
Age 7-13
£10

Wednesday 24/04/2019 10:00:00
Own a pony day
Wellgate Community Farm

Would you like to make new friends and learn new skills? If you have always dreamed of owning a pony then a beginners pony experience is a great way to get started
Complete a basic horse care booklet and have fun along the way!
MONDAY 15th April
(bring a packed Lunch)
£15 per child range 6-12 years old
(under 8 to be accompanied by an adult for the full session)
What’s included?
Teamwork
Pony care and stable management
(feeding, watering and mucking out)
Learn how to groom your pony
Fun turnout pony pampering (ribbons,
bows and hoof paints) with your own
printed and laminated photo to take home
Human gymkhana games
Short pony or cart ride on our Dartmoor
pony, Red – introduction to tack and
harness
TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED WITH PAYPAL VIA OUR WEBSITE AT
www.wellgatefarm.org

Wednesday 24/04/2019 10:00:00
Clay Day
Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch

8+
Make an exciting clay model which can be
collected once it has been fired in our kiln.
Wednesday 24 April, 10am-3pm, £11

Wednesday 24/04/2019 10:00:00
Family Fishing
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

Try your hand at fishing.
Equipment supplied. 12 years and over will require a day licence from the post office. You can get this online or phone them on 0344 800 5386. Please come dressed appropriately for being outside

Wednesday 24/04/2019 10:00:00
Easter Painting & Craft
The Pink Parachute, 6 North Street, Hornchurch

£14 (any age)

Wednesday 24/04/2019 11:00:00
Romford Market – St George’s Day Celebrations
Romford Market

Our St George’s Day celebrations promise to be a flamin’ good free event filled with fun for all the family, including medieval musicians, a cockney knees up, arts and crafts, face painting, an astounding animatronic dragon, and much more.

Thursday 25/04/2019 10:00:00
Rock Painting
The Pink Parachute, 6 North Street, Hornchurch

£10 (Minimum age 6)

Thursday 25/04/2019 10:00:00
Art Workshop
Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch

8+
Brush up on your art skills –
drawing and painting on canvas.
Thursday 25 April, 10am-3pm, £11

Thursday 25/04/2019 10:00:00
Clay Half-Day 5+
Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch

Make a creative model with
air-dry clay ready to take home
Thursday 25 April, 10am-12noon, £6

Thursday 25/04/2019 13:00:00
Sand Art
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

Join us for a great afternoon of Sand Art,
create your very own piece of art to take
home
Booking Booking required
Location: Ingrebourne Valley
Time: 1.00pm-2.00pm
2.00pm 3.00pm
Age guide is 4 years and upwards
Children must be accompanied
Donation:6.00 per child
Adults and children welcome.

Thursday 25/04/2019 14:00:00
Lion King Workshop
Myplace, 343 Dagnam Park Drive

Hakuna Matata, as we say at My Place. 5-+
Thursday 25 April, 2-5pm, £5

Thursday 25/04/2019 15:00:00
Slime Workshop
The Pink Parachute, 6 North Street Road, Hornchurch

£10 (Minimum age 6)

Friday 26/04/2019 10:00:00
Storytime Session
The Pink Parachute, 6 North Street Road, Hornchurch

£8.50 (Age 2-6)

Friday 26/04/2019 10:00:00
Street Dance
Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch

Get in the groove with our funky
street dance routines
Friday 26 April, 10am-12noon, £6

Friday 26/04/2019 10:30:00
Night Time Hero’s
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country, Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch RM12 6DF, UK

Obstacle course, Mask making,
Target Practise and secret hideouts.
Please wear suitable clothing for being outside.
Time slots: 10.30am – 11.30pm or 12.00pm – 1.00pm

Friday 26/04/2019 11:00:00
Easter Craft and Egg Hunt
South Hornchurch Library

Friday 26th April
11am-12noon Ages 3-7yrs
£3 members £4.50 non members
Booking essential 01708 434921
southhornchurch.library@havering.gov.uk
Car parking at rear of Library

Friday 26/04/2019 12:00:00
Inflatable Fun Day
Raphael Park, Romford, RM2 5PL.

Ellis Leisure is hosting an inflatable fun day for children of all ages to come and enjoy at Raphael Park, Romford, RM2 5PL.
Every Friday of the Easter school holidays, Ellis Leisure will be at Raphael Park to provide a range of inflatable fun. You can expect mega assault courses, bouncy castles, slides, bungee runs and more.
There will also be an area dedicated for smaller, less confident and disabled children, so everyone can enjoy the day.
Dates & Times:
12:00 – 16:00
Friday 19th April 2019
Friday 26th April 2019
Prices:
£7.00 a wristband for main area (all ages)
£4.00 a wristband for baby/toddler area (recommended for ages three and under)
Please note that a Main area wristband allows for access into the baby/toddler area – age/height restrictions apply.
Wristbands are available for sale at the event only and wristband sales will be capped. Please note queues for wristbands sales and use of popular inflatables may be applicable for busy periods.
Parking & Access:
The inflatable site will be located at the North end of Raphael Park, where the football pitches and play sites are.
The closest pedestrian entrances are:
Parkland Avenue via Lake Rise (RM1 4EE)
Reed Pond Walk via Parkway (RM2 5PL)
The park itself does not have its own dedicated car park but does share use of Lodge Farm Park car park which is on the opposite side of the Main Road of the main entrance to the park (RM2 5EB).
There is also extensive on-street parking along Parkway with direct access to the park’s playsite where we are located.
Food & Refreshments
Raphael Park has its own cafe serving hot and cold food along with drinks, ice creams and other sweets.
Please feel free to pack and bring a picnic, there will be plenty of open space for you to enjoy the park. There is also a flower garden for you to stroll through.
Other services/entertainment (at cost):
Face Painting: We will have on site a facepainter who can also be available for private bookings. Please see the pages specific details for the facepainter at this event as contact details and prices vary.
Coco Shy Game: There is a traditional fete game to play, whereby you throw balls to a target, hit it and you win!
3 balls: £1
5 balls: £1.50
Health and Safety
One of the team is a qualified paramedic, as well as other members being first aid trained. However on top of this, when available we have St John’s ambulance or Red Cross stationed on site to put your concerns at ease.
Ellis Leisure also have £10,000,000 public liability insurance and will not ever run an event to less standards which are put upon us or if we deem it unsafe.
For any other information about Ellis Leisure as a company, private hire and events and future dates, please take a look at our website: www.ellisleisure.co.uk

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Archery
Darts
Soft Play Bus
Stocks
Tombola
Face painting
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