Toddler takeover day: Weather

Toddler activities © National Trust

Toddler activities

Thursday 12 February 2015, 11am-3pm
Join us for a day of fun especially for the under 5's. Each toddler day has a seasonal theme, with early years activities for little ones to enjoy. In February discover the wonder of the weather.
£3 per child. Normal admission applies.

Movie making at Knightshayes

film animators at work

Sunday 15 February, 11am-4pm
Come and help make an animated film about local people and their stories of Tiverton during the First World War.
Make characters and scenery with lots of exciting materials and the use laptops, computers and cameras to make characters move on screen.
Most suitable for over 7's but younger helpers are welcome.
Free workshop. Normal admission applies.

Animated film making workshops

Monday 16 February, 11am - 4pm
Experience the fascinating process of stop motion animation. We are making a film inspired by local stories from the First World War and need your help to bring them to life using stop motion software, cameras and laptops. We'll be making characters and then working in small groups to create animated scenes. Your animation willbe available to download afterwards.

Booking essential. £10 to secure place. To book, phone Daisi and ask for Lizzie 01392 385214. Please book early to avoid disappointment

Print making workshop

Tuesday 17 February, 11am - 4pm
Come and have a go at printmaking and help make a large banner commemorating Tiverton during the First World War. Using your own individually designed plate, roll on ink before printing your portion of the banner. The end result will be displayed at Knightshayes later in the year.
Most suitable for over 7's but younger helpers are welcome. Free workshop, normal admission applies.

Keep your eyes peeled

We've got lots of exciting events coming up, so keep your eyes peeled on this page for more details to come on the following:
Easter eggstravaganza: 3-6 April. Become an intrepid eggsplorer on our annual Cadburys trail.
Soupstock: 2,9,16,23 August. Our music festival in the parkland returns.
Knightshayes at war exhibition:         1 August - 29 November. A chance to find out about Knightshayes' role in the first world war.