Family School Holiday Workshops: Port Phillip EcoCentre
Posted in Events by ecoApril on April 7th, 2011
|15 April , 2011||to||19 April , 2011|
For autumn school holidays, enjoy Port Phillip EcoCentre’s creative, investigative and interactive activities inspired by the local environment! Explore nature through art, song, and take-home projects for parents and kids. Classes at noon 15, 17 & 19 April. All materials are provided. Adult accompaniment required for these hands-on workshops.
$15 per child per class ($10 if booking for 3 kids or 3 classes).
Bookings recommended. Book with april
@ecocentre.com, or call 9534 0670.
15 April – Sketchbook Safari. Learn basic bookmaking then explore the gardens collecting sensory observations in your new handmade book.
17 April – Miniature Museum. Make collection and display tools for your own micro-museum, then start finding natural treasures to populate your museum.
19 April – Felt Making. Where does fabric come from? How is it made? Make your own felt fabric squares, snakes and beads at this hands-on workshop. Back by popular demand!
The Port Phillip EcoCentre is a not-for-profit, community-managed eco-living house and garden in the southwest corner of the St Kilda Botanic Gardens. We’re a short stroll from the 96, 16, 3, or 67 trams and a 10-minute walk from Balaclava train station, and a pleasant bike ride from most anywhere!
55A Blessington Street (cnr Herbert & Blessington Streets), St Kilda
03 9534 0670, www.ecocentre.com
Bookings with april