Things to do with kids in Dorset

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Summer of Sport and Music at Castlepoint

26th June-15th September 2024

Venue: Castlepoint Shopping Park

Open air live screenings of sporting events and music festivals on the LED big screen. See the website and social media for event updates

Arts & Crafts

Drop in craft activities at Charminster Library

15th-27th July 2024

Venue: Charminster Library

Horrid Henry and Wimpy Kid crafts. All ages

Summer Holiday at Durlston

18th July-5th September 2024

Venue: Durlston Country Park

Pirates of Purbeck Activity Trail, interactive displays, 340 acres of meadows, Wild Play - see website for full schedule

Treasures of the toolkit family quest

18th July-8th September 2024

Venue: Corfe Castle

Hunt the castle ruins to learn about and collect the tools for your very own castle conservator toolkit

Summer Skate

19th July-3rd November 2024

Venue: Bournemouth Lower Gardens

Roller rink, yoga and fitness, movie nights, live music

School transfer information - coming soon

School transfer information - coming soon

Advice and resources for starting primary/transferring to secondary

Stuck in a rut? Pick pork medallions

Stuck in a rut? Pick pork medallions

Create your perfect pork medallions midweek recipe.

Children's Parties in Dorset

Children's Parties in Dorset

Party ideas for families

Whats on in Dorset

Whats on in Dorset

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