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Family days out

Mud and Machines
4 to 11 year olds

Learn all about the wonders of this icky stuff. Magical events for kids include seed bombs, mud snails, puddle jumping, sand pictures, pedal tractors and a special machine photo opportunity.
Venue: RHS Garden Wisley, Woking Surrey GU23 6QB
Date: Saturday 10 to Sunday 18 February
Contact: RHS Garden Wisley
Tel: 01483224234
Email: wisley@rhs.org.uk
Web:  RHS Wisley

Games Week @ Guildford Museum
All the family

Challenge your family to games of yesteryear in this free, fun exhibition of board and card games. Volunteers will teach you new games and play against you if you want.
Venue: Guildford Museum, Castle Arch, Quarry Street, Guildford, GU1 3SX
Date: Monday 12 to Saturday 17 February, 11am to 5pm
Contact: Heritage Services, Guildford Borough Council
Tel: 01483 444751
Email: heritageservices@guildford.gov.uk
Web:  Guildford Museum

Gym Jams baby and toddler soft play
0 to 3 year olds

A traditional style soft play suitable for babies and  toddlers. Little ones can explore at their own pace, learning to crawl, toddle and climb under and over the equipment.
Venue: Normandy Village Hall, Manor Fruit Farm, Glaziers Lane, Normandy, GU3 2DT
Date: Three sessions every Wednesday and Friday
Contact: Jon Pick, Gym Jams
Tel: 07836250099
Email: info@gym-jams.co.uk
Web:  Gym Jams

Guildford Spectrum
All ages

Join the fun at Spectrum with roller disco fun, archery, inflatables and Junior Fast Track Fitness, as well as soft play, swimming and bowling.
Venue: Spectrum Leisure Complex, Parkway, Guildford, GU1 1UP
Dates: Throughout the holidays (contact us for details)
Contact:Guildford Spectrum
Tel: 01483 443322
Web: Guildford Spectrum

Children's half term trail: Invasive Species
3 to 15 year olds

Come and discover some of Winkworth's invading creatures and where to find. Perfect for inquisitive minds and budding adventurers. Guaranteed fun, come rain or shine!
Venue: Winkworth Arboretum, Hascombe Road, Godalming, GU8 4AD
Dates: Saturday 10 to Sunday 18 February
Contact: Winkworth Arboretum
Tel: 01483 208477
Email: winkwortharboretum@naionaltrust.org.uk
Web: National Trust Winkworth Arboretum

Pets in the Parkland
4 to 11 year olds

Take our fun trail and discover the unusual pets that have lived at Hatchlands over the years.
Venue: Hatchlands Park, East Clandon, GU4 7RT
Dates: Saturday 10 to Sunday 18 February, 10am to 5pm
Contact: Hatchlands Park
Tel: 01483 222482
Email: hatchlands@nationaltrust.org.uk
Web:  Hatchlands Park

Wild Families at Newlands Corner with Surrey Wildlife Trust
For the whole family

A fun outdoor session for the whole family with Surrey Wildlife Trust, games, crafts and activities for all to participate in and get engaged with nature. Booking required.
Venue: Newlands Corner Visitor Centre, Shere Road, Guildford, GU4 8SE
Dates: Saturday 10 February, from 10.30am to 12.30pm
Contact: Victoria Pinder
Tel: 01483 663300
Email: outreach@surreywt.org.uk
Web:  Surrey Wildlife Trust

Volunteering - Get Involved!
All ages      

Voluntary Action South West Surrey is inviting young Guildford residents to find out more about volunteering. Find out about their exciting new Time Bank initiative, giving you the chance to earn time credits through volunteering.
Venue: Voluntary Action South West Surrey, 39 Castle Street, Guildford, GU1 3UQ
Contact: Voluntary Action South West Surrey
Tel: 01483 565456
Email: info@vasws.org.uk
Web: Voluntary Action South West Surrey

The Spike Heritage Centre
Open to all

Come and discover the sights, sounds and smells of the old Guildford Union Workhouse and engage in history. See a working cell and explore the lives of the Spike inmates.
Venue: The Spike Heritage Centre, Warren Road, Guildford, GU1 3JH
Dates: Tuesdays and Saturdays, 10am to 4pm
Contact: The Spike Heritage Centre
Tel: 01483 598420
Web: The Spike Heritage Centre

Guildford Pancake Races 2018
All the family

Whether you are taking part or watching from the sidelines, this year's pancake races are sure to be fun for all.
Venue: Guildford High Street
Date: Tuesday 13 February from 11am
Tel: 01483 598420
Email: pancakes@charlotteville.co.uk
Web: Guildford Pancake Races 2018