Activities to keep children entertained during school holidays

KEEPING BUSY: Charlotte Faddy, Lily Davis and Charlotte Lean took part in a damper workshop on Tuesday.

KEEPING BUSY: Charlotte Faddy, Lily Davis and Charlotte Lean took part in a damper workshop on Tuesday.

Events and activities are taking place across Orange to keep children entertained during the school holidays.

On Thurdsay, Orange Regional Gallery will host a Winter Sun-Catchers workshops from 10am to noon.

Using simple folding techniques children will plan and make a beautiful waxed-paper sun catcher for their window. 

It is located in the east room next door to Orange Regional Gallery. Cost is $15. For more information contact 6393 8136 or email cknowles@orange.nsw.gov.au, bookings required.

There will be a sport activities from 11am to 1pm at Margaret Stevenson Oval.

At The Greenhouse, horticulturalist Phil will show children around the gardens, introducethem to the good and bad bugs, as well as harvesting seeds, doing bug-inspired craft and preparing their own fruit with a chef. For children aged four to 13. Cost is $13. For more information head to www.thegreenhouseoforange.com.au/whats-on.

The Orange PCYC in Seymour Street  also has a school holiday program from 8.30am-5.30pm, each weekday of the holidays.

It will include a variety of supervised activities including gymnastics, ninja warrior-style course, fort building, sports, movies, dancing and gymnastics for children in kindergarten up to year 6.

Cost is $40 per day, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea is not supplied. Bookings essential. For more information contact 6360 2249 or email orange@pcyc.org.au.

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