Nature, Art and Crafts Day (free event for families)
Saturday 29th August
Take a nature trail around our garden, learning about what grows and lives here; fun games for the young and old alike to teach you about growing your own food; plus storytelling, drawing, sculpture making, printmaking and more...
Free garden herb teas on offer plus refreshments available from the Castle Café
£3 suggested donation.
Introduction to Honeybees and the Honeybee Crisis
Sunday 30th August
1-4pm Cost: £8pp *Concessions: £6.50pp
This event will be an opportunity to look at the wondrous world of honeybee biology, talk in depth about the issues facing honeybees and what we can do to make a difference. Also, take a close look at the newly installed warre hive in The Castle garden and meet our resident bees.
A chance to learn about sustainable beekeeping practices with Sean Hearn, the garden's resident beekeeper and honeybee expert.
Refreshments are provided: enjoy fresh herbal teas from the garden. *Concession prices only apply to students/JSA/PIP/OAPs(you must book at reception to receive concession rate and show proof)