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Become a bug expert this summer with arts, crafts and lots of fun!

Fly by this summer

Join us this summer for heaps of fun as we go bug-tastic in the run up to the big bug tour, we have 5 weeks of bug inspired activities with help from the experts; Norfolk Wildlife Trust, Natural England, The Broads Authority and RSPB Norfolk.

Week 1:

Wednesday 31 July - Norfolk Wildlife Trust will be here showing us 2 different crafts that will help nature and wildlife grow in your garden. There will also be two Praying Mantises walking around the centre!

Thursday 1 August - Join RSPB and their team to create bug inspired arts and crafts!

Week 2:

Wednesday 7 August & Thursday 8 August - Learn the skills to become the ultimate bug bodyguard! You will learn how to fly like a butterfly, crawl like a caterpillar, dance like a honey bee and jump like a grass hopper. Once you know how a it feels to be a bug you will be put to the test before becoming bug bodyguards!

Extra event alert! Saturday 10 August - visit us for a creepy crawly giant spider encounter....

Week 3:

Wednesday 14 August - Join the Broads Authority/Natural England to put your stamp on their bug inspired mosaics. Then join us to decorate your own caterpillar pots!

Thursday 15 August - Make your own hand puppets and put on a show. And help the Broads Authority/ Natural England finish off their mosaics.

Week 4:

Wednesday 21 August - The Norfolk Wildlife Trust will be back once again making paper pot planters and seed bombs to help encourage wildlife to your garden. Our fun butterfly keeper will explain how they look after our beautiful butterfly whom will also be making an appearance throughout the day.

Thursday 22 August - Join the RSPB experts for special bug related arts and crafts, then head over to see our magical woodland storyteller!

Week 5:

Wednesday 28 August & Thursday 29 August - Come along and learn all about landscapes with the Broads Authority and meet the love bugs as well as get your bug-tacular face painted!

We look forward to seeing you!

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