School holiday fun at the Library and Gallery during the spring school holidays

Hawkesbury Library Services and Hawkesbury Regional Gallery are presenting a range of fun program to keep the kids entertained during the spring school holidays.

Numbers limited for all school holiday activities, so make sure that you book in quick!

HAWKESBURY LIBRARY SERVICE

RE-PLAY GIANT GAMES

30 September – 13 October

The giant games are back again and will be set up throughout the Library all holidays.

FREE – no booking required.

CREEPY CRAWLIES

Tuesday 1 October 10.30-11.30am

This workshop introduces children to the idea that all insects have a special place in the eco system.

FREE – For 5-8 years.

3Rs – REDUCE, REUSE and RECYCLE

Tuesday 1 October 1-2pm

Learn how to apply the 3Rs – Reduce, Reuse and Recycle – every day to contribute to a greener future.

FREE – For 5-8 years.

RE-USED T-SHIRT RAG RUG

Thursday 3 October 10am-midday

Make a colourful rug for your bedroom, bathroom or cubby house!

$10 – all materials supplied. For 8 years+.

GARDEN IN A RECYCLED BOX

Wednesday 9 October 2-4pm

Create a little garden box from recycled materials, then plant it out with seedlings.

$5 – all materials supplied. For 5 years+.

All activities are for school aged children (children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult).

Some workshops have a small fee, payable at time of booking.

Bookings are essential for the school holiday workshops through Eventbrite www.hawkesburylibrary.eventbrite.com or phone 4560 4460.

HAWKESBURY REGIONAL GALLERY

GOLDEN GOLDFISH PAINTING

Wednesday 2 October 10am-midday

Using gold leaf, painting and spray art, create a shimmering artwork of fish in a pond.

TEXTA TIE DYE TOTE BAG

Thursday 3 October 1-3pm

Using Sharpie textas, design a cool and colourful no mess tie dye effect on your tote bag.

TOUCAN CAN TOO

Friday 4 October 10am-midday

Create a layered 3D artwork of a Toucan in the jungle.

For 10 years +.

TASTY TREATS

Wednesday 9 October 10am-midday

Learn to use ink and watercolour paints to create a tasty 3D treat.

For 8 years+.

DARE TO SCARE!

Thursday 10 October 10am-midday

Using a variety of sculpting materials, create a scary pumpkin Halloween prop.

BEAUTIFUL BUTTERFLIES

Friday 11 October 10am-midday

Create a beautiful artwork of two butterflies, using paint and various texture techniques.

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL through Eventbrite http://hawkesburygallery.eventbrite.com/

GALLERY ACTIVITIES $20 EACH.  All materials supplied.

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