Summer fun at centre

The sessions are set to inspire.
The sessions are set to inspire.

Children are invited to get a taste of Brazil at a series of fun sessions in Rugby.

Boys and girls aged three to eight can take part in a creative and inspiring activities at Wyevale Garden Centre.

The month of fun kicks off on Tuesday, August 2, between 11am - 1pm, with planting a mini Amazon Rainforest session.

Children are invited to create their own mini rainforest packed full of vegetation inspired by the Amazon. The session is £2.50.

Fiesta Fruit Flames & Toucan Treats is on Wednesday, August 3 and Thursday, August 4. Session times vary by centre and the cost is £5.

Youngsters are invited to get a taste of Rio by making a fruity, edible torch and a tasty toucan cookie.

Centre-goers can embrace the carnival spirit and create a unique Cabana Carnival Mask with the help of the Wyevale Garden Centres team.

The sessions, which cost £2.50, take place on Saturday, August 9, from 11am – 1pm.

Carnival Cookies & Cupcakes is on Wednesday, August 10 and Thursday, August 11. Cost per session is £5 and times vary at each centre.

Plant and create a happy home for not so speedy snails with the Snailympics Tray Planter event on Tuesday, August 16, from 11am – 1pm, which costs £2.50

Creative cooks can enjoy Sporty Energy Bites & Carnival Kebabs on Wednesday, August 17 and Thursday, August 18. Sessions, which cost £5, take place at various times.

Children will be able to learn about using natural sugars to create tasty, sporty treats and carnival themed kebabs.

Make a Samba Shaker for £2.50 on Tuesday, August 23, from 11am – 1pm.

For £5, young chefs can make Continent Cookies & Flaming Torch Cupcakes on Wednesday, August 24 and Thursday, August 25

To coincide with the closing ceremony, visitors can bake and ice tasty cookies, representing the five continents that have taken part in the games.

All activities include a free activity sheet to take home or complete at the centre centre so children can continue learning about the magic of Brazil and everything it has to offer this summer and beyond.

Parents can upgrade event tickets to receive a children’s My Picnic packed lunch for £4.

All events must be pre-booked online at