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Family Fun Sessions from Umbrella

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See below for lots of fun family activities this summer from Umbrella:

4 July – Family Fun Arts and Crafts 

LifewithArt logo

We are holding Family Fun Arts session with LifewithArt charity. Art tutors will help us to create art with papermachie, printing, collage, and lots of other resources. So get those creative juices racing and have fun together.

On: Tuesday 24 July 2018 from 10am to 12noon.

At: Northgate House, 46 Agard Street, Derby , DE1 1DF

Cost: This event is FREE so why not come along. You will need to book as the session is limited to 16 people.

28 July – Family Fun Picnic Shipley Park

Picnic

We are holding Family Fun in the Park for the whole family, including siblings.  Come along with your own picnic, explore the parks and take part in some of our activities.  We will have bubble fun, sensory activities and crafts; enjoy the park and have fun together.

On: Saturday 28 July 2018  from 10:30am to 2:30pm.

At: Shipley Park Slack Lane Heanor DE75 7GX. Meet on the big field by the playground. Look for the blue Umbrella T-shirts!

Cost: This event is FREE so why not come along. You need to bring your own Picnic.  It would be great if you can let us know if you are coming, we have a room indoors in case of rain,  so  we will be there what ever the weather.

31 July – Family Fun Art

LifewithArt logo

We are holding Family Fun Arts session with LifewithArt charity. Art tutors will help us to create art with papermachie, printing, collage, and lots of other resources. So get those creative juices racing and have fun together.

On: Tuesday 31 July 2018 from 10am to 12noon.

At: Northgate House, 46 Agard Street, Derby , DE1 1DF

Cost: This event is FREE so why not come along. You will need to book as the session is limited to 16 people.

14 August – Tribal Drumming and Picnic

Tribal Vibes

We are holding a tribal drumming session and Family Fun picnic  for the whole family, at Rosliston forestry centre,  Come along and take part in our Drumming workshop, lets find those beats,  followed by a picnic in the park, weather permitting. 

On: Tuesday 14th August 2018  from 10:45 am to 12 noon, followed by a picnic in the park

At: The Barn Room, Rosliston Forestry Centre, Burton Road, Rosliston, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE12 8JX

Cost: £5 per child/young person taking part in activities.  Please remember to bring your own picnic.

20 August Cookstars lets picnic! 

Cook Stars

We are holding a cooking themed family fun session for the whole family.  There will be a workshop with CookStars, who will be helping us to prepare a picnic, as well as a feely game, and craft activity, at the end of there workshop we will all get to eat what has been made....yummy!

On: Monday 20  August  2018 from 10:30 am -12:30pm

At: Chellaston Community Association, Barley croft, Chellaston, DE73 6TU

Cost: We are asking for a contribution of £5 per child/young person toward refreshments and activities, to be paid at the time of booking. We will be making the picnic and then eating it, so if you have a picnic rug bring it along, we hope to get outside if the sun comes out.

27 August –Family Fun day fundraiser for Umbrella

Balloons

The White Swan pub, Shepherd Street, Littleover, Derby. DE23 6GA. The White Swan raise tremendous amounts each year that enable us to put on events like our wellbeing days, and family fun days, some of that money is raised at the family fun day on Bank holiday Monday, so call in and join them for some fun, don’t forget to pop by and say hi to Umbrella staff supporting the day. 


We have also received information about the event below, these are really good, friendly and relaxed session so if you haven’t already tried one give it a go!

Rocks, fossils and wriggly creatures

Fossils

A chance to look at a world older than the dinosaurs!

A day of handling fossils, examining rocks and wondering at the life in the prehistoric seas that gave us our White Peak limestone! You might even go home with your own ancient rockpool to tend or fossil fish on a finger!

This is a Derwent Stories event, open to anyone but planned for and structured around families including children with additional needs.

On: Wednesday 25 July 2018

At: National Stone Centre, Porter Lane, Wirksworth, DE4 4LS

When: 2 sessions: 11am – 1pm and 2 – 4pm
(come for either session – same activities repeated)

How: free, no need to book, and materials are provided, just drop by and join in.

For more information, look at Stone and Water facebook page or contact Gordon at stoneandwater@btinternet.com 


For more information contact Fiona Ross, Information, Advice and Family Support Worker at Umbrella on 01332 785658.