The First Tingles of Spring

Come along to Almond Valley Heritage Centre this February and help us hunt for signs that spring is on its way then have some fun in the warmth of the museum!

The First Tingles of Spring

About The First Tingles of Spring

It might be chilly outside, but if you look carefully there are all sorts of signs that spring is on its way. After braving the spring spotter's trail, have fun in the warmth of the museum, planting seeds, building nests, and joining in other crafts to prepare for the year to come.

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