This Week

Crafty Capers at Verulamium Museum

Contact: Website

Venue: Verulamium Museum, St Micheal's Street, St Albans, AL3 4SW

Date: 19-08-2014 to 21-08-2014

Crafty Capers at Verulamium Museum takes place on 19th, 20th and 21st August 2pm-4pm.  Drop into the Verulamium Museum and have a go at Roman Fridge Magnet Making, suitable for children aged 3-11 years old. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Don’t forget to bring proof of residence in St Albans District for free entry (small charge for craft activities). For more information visit the website.

St Albans Cathedral Family Discovery Morning Rock, Paper, Scissors

Contact: Website / 01727 860780

Venue: St Albans Cathedral, Sumpter Yard, St Albans, AL1 1BY

Date: 21-08-2014

Come and enjoy the St Albans Cathedral Family Discovery Morning between 10am-12noon with an exciting trail followed by a craft activity.  On this trail you can explore different materials used in the building of the Cathedral and the part played by scissors! Suitable for children aged 3-11 years old, arrive before 11.30am in order to complete all the activities. For more information call or visit the website.

Heartwood Summer Festival

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Venue: Heartwood Forest, St Albans, AL4 9DQ

Date: 23-08-2014

The Heartwood Summer Festival takes place on Saturday 23 August 2014 at Heartwood Forest, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 9DQ, from 11am until 4pm, come and join in the fun!  The day will filled with fun and there will be a Teddy Bears’ Picnic and Competition at 12.30pm (dress your teddy as a historical character to celebrate Sandridge Village’s 900th Birthday judging begins at 12.15pm). There will also be woodland crafts such as creating bug hotels, brand new foraging work shops, a fun dog …

Benington Chilli Festival

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Venue: Benington Lordship Gardens, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG2 7BS

Date: 24-08-2014 to 25-08-2014

On Sunday 24th and Monday 25th August enjoy the fun at Benington Chilli Festival 10am-5pm. Check out over 60 pitches of fantastic independent chilli traders with chutneys, sauces, pickles and even chocolate! There will be face painting and sand art for the children as well as entertainment including juggling, comedy and escapology! For more information visit the website.