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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. A butterfly living statue 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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