Creepy Creatures & Crafts at the Welsh Wildlife Centre this Autumn

Over the half term holiday, at the Welsh Wildlife Centre, we have a great range of amazing autumn activities and ‘spooktacular’  Halloween events to keep you busy and entertained.

On Monday we will take you on a guided walk around the reserve to spot signs of the changing season. Collect things as we walk so that when we get back we can create a unique piece of nature art. Walks start at 11am and 2pm and are suitable for ages 3+ years.

On Tuesday, there 2 sessions of fabulous autumn themed craft activities using natural materials and also an afternoon session making pine cone bird feeders. Both activities are suitable for ages 3+ years and cost £3 per child each.

You need to be brave to visit us on Wednesday as Silent World are bring their ‘creepy critters’ for a hands on animal experience. Learn all about the creatures and get to touch them…if you dare! Booking is highly recommended for these sessions as numbers are strictly limited. Cost is £5 per adult and £3 per child and sessions are at 11am and 2pm.

Thursday is Halloween so brace yourself for our Halloween Hoot events! We have Pantglas Birds of Prey bringing some of their awesome owls to meet and greet visitors for FREE! Alongside this, there will be clay modelling sessions at 11am and 2pm. Make a creepy creature or a woodland friend using clay and natural materials. Costing just £3 per child, the crafts are suitable for ages 3+ years.

Our mysterious Halloween Quiz Trail will also be available from Monday –Thursday between 10am-3pm. Find the witches hats and solve the clues to win your spooktacular prize. Just £2.50 each.

Friday is a Hogtastic Hedgehog themed day. We will have Pembrokeshire Hogspital here with lots of information about protecting and helping hedgehogs this winter. If we are lucky and their hedgehogs are not hibernating, they may even be able to bring a little hog for you to meet. There will also be lots of hedgehog themed craft items for you to paint and take home for just £4 each. Come and have fun whilst learning how to help wildlife!

Booking is highly recommended for all sessions, please call 01239 621600 to reserve spaces.

Full details for these activities can be found at www.welshwildlife.org or on the Welsh Wildlife Centre Facebook page. The Welsh Wildlife Centre, including Glasshouse Café and Gift Shop is open every day from 10am-4pm.