Things to do with the kids this February Half Term
31 January 2018
From I spy trails around exotic gardens, to getting your science-geek on at the National Maritime Museum Cornwall, the February half-term is packed full of events in Falmouth and Truro for the whole family to enjoy.
Sing-a-long Beauty and the Beast at HFC
Head to HFC for a screening of Disney’s brand new adaptation of the iconic fairy tale, Beauty and the Beast, with on-screen lyrics so everyone can join in!
This is your chance to sing your heart out to the Disney songs of your childhood such as Be our Guest, Belle, Gaston and not forgetting the classic Beauty and The Beast.
Glendurgan I-Spy Trail
The exotic and jungle-like Glendurgan Gardens are re-opening their gates this February half term, and there’s a fun family trail to explore!
Can you spot all the different shapes and colours on our I-Spy trail as you walk around the lovely valley garden.
Snowdrop trail at NT Trelissick
10 - 18 February
There's fun for all the family at Trelissick with the Snowdrop Trail. Perfect for getting out and exploring the garden in early spring!
Family Boat Ride
Set sail for an adventure on one of the best boat trips in Cornwall. St Mawes is a great spot for a family day out with plenty to keep the kids entertained once you get there.
Grab a Mussel Day Card and take advantage of a range of great offers including discounts at many local attractions including the St Mawes Castle.
10 – 18 February
Experience amazing hands on Science shows at The National Maritime Museum Cornwall with the experts from University of Exeter + Bristol’s Explorer Dome.
Science of the Sea with University of Exeter
Giving people of all ages a hands-on experience of science and a chance to meet researchers from the nearby Penryn Campus. As well as hearing short talks, visitors become scientists themselves by taking part in a range of activities and demonstrations.
Explorer Domes Shows
Explorer Dome’s show is a live, expert-led science show with entertaining demonstrations, audience interaction and volunteers will be required! Liquid nitrogen and Dry Ice go beyond water to explore solids, liquids and gases and the very stuff of matter. The epic journey of Earth’s water, the nature of atoms & molecules, particle theory, water’s explosive potential and its importance for life on Earth and beyond…
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Children's Valentines Baking Course
Children enjoy nothing more than getting hands-on in the kitchen. During Philleigh Way Cookery School's fun Valentine's baking course, your child will bake their own delicious heart shaped cookies and create some handmade moulded chocolates.
They will be taught a variety of techniques and will ice and decorate their biscuits to take home with their handmade chocolates. The perfect half-term entertainment!
(suitable for children aged 8yrs+)
Train the Troops at Pendennis Castle
12 - 16 February
Attention! Join Pendennis Castle for a packed day of action and soldier training.Shape up before you ship out and be put through your paces in commando training. Step back to the time of the Second World War and face the Drill Sergeant. Sign up to the training camp and see if you have what it takes to conquer the obstacle course…
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