Category: Kids

Workshops for Schools

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Gardening and Biodiversity Workshop for Kids

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Looking for something different to do this Saturday? Join us at the Rediscovery Centre for our Gardening and Biodiversity workshop for kids. Come and discover all the secrets of growing your own vegetables and herbs, explore the creatures inhabiting our garden and give us a hand in our own kitchen garden! Suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday 16th July 2022, from 2:30pm until 4.00pm

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre, The Boiler House, Ballymun Road, Ballymun, Dublin 9

Event Price: €10 per child

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Creative Waste Workshop for Kids

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Join us at the Rediscovery Centre for our Creative Crafts workshop for kids, where we will doing a variety of creative crafts by reusing waste materials, such as fabric, cardboard, plastic and sweet wrappers. Suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years. Let’s get creative!

Event Date and Time:
Saturday 6th August 2022, from 2:30pm until 4.00pm

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre, The Boiler House, Ballymun Road, Ballymun, Dublin 9

Event Price: €10 per child

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Heritage Week Workshop for Kids

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Join us at the Rediscovery Centre to celebrate Heritage Week with a fun-filled craft workshop for kids! We will be exploring the richness of Ireland’s natural heritage and creating wildlife- inspired art and crafts. Suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday 27th August 2022, from 2.30pm until 4.00pm

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre, The Boiler House, Ballymun Road, Ballymun, Dublin 9

Event Price: €10 per child

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Engineering Workshop for Kids

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Everyday Engineering: a fun hands-on workshop for children exploring everyday engineering and what the future of engineering holds. Join the Rediscovery Centre and discover how engineering an essential part of our lives in this exciting workshop for children. Different engineering challenges will put your problem solving to the test. Suitable for children from 6 to 12 years old.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday 17th September 2022, from 2.30pm until 4.00pm

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre, The Boiler House, Ballymun Road, Ballymun, Dublin 9

Event Price: €10 per child

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Halloween Activity Day

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Are you looking for some fun activities for your children? If so, come join our Education team and get involved in some terrifying Hallowe’en hands-on activities! Our Halloween Activity Day includes a variety of fun and educational activities, games, experiments and arts & crafts to stimulate children’s curiosity and interest in the world around us. During the camps we will be busy hunting for spiders and other bugs in our hedgerows, picking and carving gruesome pumpkins grown in our own vegetable garden, making mini-scarecrows as well as lots of spooky arts & crafts. We will also make fancy dresses made out of recycled materials and host a ghoulish team challenge, so book early to avoid disappointment!

Our Halloween camps are suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years old. Our experienced Facilitators are Garda vetted, are not undead and guarantee a splendid time for all.

Please note that the same content will be run on 4th November, so do not book both dates.

Event Date and Time:
Thursday 3rd November 2022, 09.00am until 3.00pm

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre, The Boiler House, Ballymun Road, Ballymun, Dublin 9

Event Price: €25 per child

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Halloween Activity Day

Event Description:
Are you looking for some fun activities for your children? If so, come join our Education team and get involved in some terrifying Hallowe’en hands-on activities! Our Halloween Activity Day includes a variety of fun and educational activities, games, experiments and arts & crafts to stimulate children’s curiosity and interest in the world around us. During the camps we will be busy hunting for spiders and other bugs in our hedgerows, picking and carving gruesome pumpkins grown in our own vegetable garden, making mini-scarecrows as well as lots of spooky arts & crafts. We will also make fancy dresses made out of recycled materials and host a ghoulish team challenge, so book early to avoid disappointment!

Our Halloween camps are suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years old. Our experienced Facilitators are Garda vetted, are not undead and guarantee a splendid time for all.

Please note that the same content will be run on 3rd November, so do not book both dates.

Event Date and Time:
Friday 4th November 2022, 09.00am until 2.00pm

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre, The Boiler House, Ballymun Road, Ballymun, Dublin 9

Event Price: €25 per child

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Halloween Workshop for Kids

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Looking for fun activities for Halloween? Join our Education team and get involved in some terrifying Halloween hands-on activities! At our Halloween Workshop, children will take part in a variety of fun and educational Halloween themed activities, games, and arts & crafts. Suitable for ages 6 - 12.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday 29th October 2022, from 2.30pm until 4.00pm

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre, The Boiler House, Ballymun Road, Ballymun, Dublin 9

Event Price: €10 per child

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Christmas Crafts Workshop for Kids

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Join us at the Rediscovery Centre for our fun hands-on Eco Christmas crafts workshop for kids, where we will be making fabulous Christmas decorations from waste materials. Crafts include creating Santa Claus figures using cardboard, to making plastic bottle penguins, fabric tree decorations and beautiful upcycled Christmas cards. Suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday 10th December 2022, from 2.30pm until 4.00pm

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre, The Boiler House, Ballymun Road, Ballymun, Dublin 9

Event Price: €10 per child

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Bicycle Basics – Parent and Child Workshop

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Once children are using their own bikes it won't be long before they need a bit of maintenance.  This workshop is designed for a child and an accompanying adult to participate together and it teaches the children how to do basic maintenance on their bikes. This workshop is suitable for children aged 6 to 11 years old.

It will be a combination of demonstration and hands on activities on children's bikes provided for the class.

This will include:

- Basic rules for nuts and bolts
- Checking for loose bearings
- Adjusting saddle height
- Checking wheel nuts are tight
- How to know what size of wheel a bike has
- How to pump up a tyre
- Finding punctures in an inner tube
- Checking and tightening brakes
- Oiling chains
- Giving the bike a quick clean

*Child must be accompanied by one adult
*Suitable for children aged 6 to 11 years old
*If you have any queries in relation to bikes please email Mark at bikes@rediscoverycentre.ie

Event Date and Time:
Wednesday 13th July 2022, from 2.00pm until 3.30pm

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre, The Boiler House, Ballymun Road, Ballymun, Dublin 9

Event Price: €25 (1 Adult 1 Child)

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