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Grandparent’s Day Family

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When

Sunday 10 October

Where

Outdoor Space

Celebrate Grandparent’s Day at The Concourse with a day of free, family-friendly activities, games, workshops and movie screenings!

12pm
Official opening with performances

12pm – 4pm
Free Activities held all afternoon

  • Bring a recipe to contribute to the Grandparent’s Day Recipe Book. A recipe eBook will be available online after the event
  • Family Tree Craft Activity
  • Grandparent Interviews

Free Entertainment and Games

  • Giant garden games including chess, noughts & crosses, Connect 4, and ten pin bowls
  • Cultural Games
  • Face painting (12pm – 3pm)
  • Lego free play in Chatswood Library (2pm – 3pm)

Information Stalls
Learn about services available to grandparents in our community

4 – 5pm
Family Movie on The Urban Screen – Up!
Bring your own picnic and rug and watch this great family friendly movie on the giant screen

 

Workshops

Grow Your Own Rainbow Beans Gardening Workshop
1pm – 2pm, Marquee on The Concourse
FREE event
Bring along your grandparent and plant bean seeds together to take home. Yummy bean tasting included.

LGBTI Social Gathering
2pm – 4pm, Chatswood Youth Centre
FREE event
Bookings essential at www.willoughby.nsw.gov.au
With Shane Campbell from Acon

Grand Parenting Workshop
2pm – 3pm or 3pm – 4pm, Chatswood Library
FREE event
Bookings essential at www.willoughby.nsw.gov.au
This workshop recognises the role of grandparents as informal carers of grandchildren, in supporting parents, and developing healthy and happy grandchildren.

Lego Freeplay
2 – 3pm, Chatswood Library
FREE event
Did you know Lego was invented in 1932? Come and build Lego with your grandparents – they’ll know all about it.

Get tech savvy with Gran – Lego robotics
3.15pm – 4.15pm, Chatswood Library
Bookings essential at www.willoughby.nsw.gov.au
Let’s bring this humble building block into the 21st century with a fun robotics coding session!

Family History for the Whole Family
2.15pm – 4.15pm, Chatswood Library
FREE event
Find out about tracing your family’s history and chat to our Local and Family Studies Librarian.

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