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Half Term School Holiday Activities at Taurus Crafts

Saturday 20 October - Sunday 4 November 2018

There's a lot going on at Taurus Crafts this half term including lots of Halloween activities.  

27, 28 & 29 October: Pumpkin Carving

All you need to design and carve your own Halloween Pumpkin.
Cost: From £4.00 (20min approx)
Time: 11am - 1pm & 2pm - 4pm

23, 27, 30  October & 3 November: Bubble Wands
With Balm Jewellery make a beaded bubble wand using spooky beads to create your own unique toy. 
Cost: From £4 each including bubble mix (20min approx) All ages.
Time: 11am - 5pm on 23, 27 Oct & 3 Nov. 12:30pm - 5pm on 30 Oct.

26 October: Halloween Cupcakes
Join Isabel’s Bakehouse & decorate a range of Halloween themed cupcakes.
Cost: £8 for 4 cupcakes (40min approx) or £5 for 2 cupcakes (20min approx) all ages.
Time: 10.30-4.00.

31 October: Soap Making 
Make hand-made novelty soap with Bubble & Fizz, create either a Unicorn, Dinosaur or other novelty soaps.
Cost: £4 (20 mins approx - pick up 30-60min later) Age 5+.
Time: 10am - 12.30pm & 1pm - 4pm

21 October: Woodland Masks

Create your own woodland themed mask using materials found in the forest to wear this Halloween.
Cost: £4 each (20min approx) All ages.
Time: 11am - 5pm 

24 October & 1 November: Arnie Kazam The Wizard. Laughter and magic show.
Cost: £2 per child/£1 per adult, all ages.
Time: 12pm - 12.40pm & 2pm - 2.40pm 

25 October & 2 November: King Arthur & the tale of the Forest Pumpkin
Watch an amazing puppet show with Lullaby Leesa and make your own puppet to perform with.
Cost: £1 per family, (40min approx) All ages.
Time: 10.30am, 11.30am, 2pm 

22 & 29 October: Raptors & Reptiles

Join Black Rock Reptiles for a fun educational, hands-on experience with exotic reptiles, invertebrates & birds of prey.
Cost: £2 each - Reptiles. £2 each - Birds of Prey, (as long as you need) All ages.
Time: 11am - 2pm

28 October: Forest Of Dean Rock Painting
Join the rock painting fun with Amy Sampson from FODROCKS. Awesome prize draws and rock decorating kits, badges & stickers available to buy.
Cost: £1 suggested donation per family (stay as long as you need) All ages.
Time: 2.30pm - 5.30pm 

24 October: Candle dipping
Make a candle by dipping into different coloured wax to create a rainbow effect.
Cost: £3 each (15-20min approx) Age 6+.
Time: 11am - 3pm

23 & 30 October: Magical Mini Homes
Create a mini dwelling, to take home, for monsters or mythical creatures to live in, using materials found in the forest.
Cost: £4 each (20min approx) All ages.
Time: 11pm - 5pm

20, 31 October & 4 November: Spooky Slime School
Make Halloween slime, choose your colour then customise with glitter, polystyrene balls & more.
Cost: £4 each (20min approx) All ages.
Time: 11am - 5pm

23, 26, 31 October & 2 November: Stone carving
With Cat’s Eye Carving carve something to take home on a 4 inch square piece of Jurassic limestone.
Cost: £15 (30 mins) Age 5+.
Time: 10.30am - 12.30pm & 1.45pm - 4.30pm

21, 25 October &  1, 4 November: Wendy’s Workshops
With Mad Dog Designs create something different this school holiday using scrap materials.
Cost: Free (20min approx) All ages.
11am - 1pm & 2pm - 4pm 

27 October: Make & Take
Throw a pot with a Taurus Crafts potter and take away an unfired pot, £10.00. Throw your pot plus firing & glazing £15.00 (activity 20min approx, fired items ready for collection in 4 weeks approx) all ages,
Time: 11am - 1pm & 2pm - 4pm

20 ,21, 25, 26, 28 October & 1, 2, 4 November:Paint Your own pot

Paint pottery items then have them glazed and fired. From £6, (activity 20min approx, fired items ready for collection in 10-14 days approx), all ages,
Time: 11am - 1pm & 2pm - 4pm

23, 24, 25, 26, 30, 31 October & 2 November: Make & paint a Halloween chocolate with The Chocolate Bar

Cost: £5 (20min approx), all ages.
Time: 10am - 1pm on 23, 24, 26, 30, 31 Oct. 1pm - 4pm on 25 Oct  & 2 Nov.

20 October - 4 November: Free Letter Trail
Hidden around Taurus Crafts are a series of letters, find all of the letters to work out the hidden word. Once completed hand in your finished trail sheet to enter the Free prize draw.
Cost: Free

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