Celebrate Spring on the farm. Come meet and feed baby animals, look out for the Easter Bunny, have your Face Painted and join in 4 days of Egg-cellent Easter Egg Hunts on Good Friday to Easter Monday inclusive (approx. 2.30pm start). For further information please visit Farmer Palmer’s website.
Farmer Palmers Farm Park, Wareham Rd, Organford, Poole, Dorset
Baby & children’s nearly new sale selling toys, books, clothes, equipment etc (ages 0-12). Raising funds for Poole Hospital charity SPRING (supporting families through baby loss).
Rear access and plenty of parking available at Carter Community School, Blandford Close.
Hamworthy Scout Hall, Beccles Close, Hamworthy, Poole
Poole plays host to one of the South’s biggest static scale model exhibitions.
10 am to 4 pm on Saturday 14th April 2018 at Parkstone Grammar School, Sopers Lane, Poole, BH17 7EP.
Fascinating displays including aviation, military, transport, marine and sci-fi models.
Framed and unframed paintings and greeting cards for sale and a display of artists’ project work. Free entry & disabled access.
Our chosen charity for this year is Julia’s House and proceeds from a raffle for a painting by one of our leading artists will be passed to them.
Performances of the Bach Passions are becoming a tradition at Easter time in just the same way as Handel’s Messiah is Christmas tradition
This year the Bournemouth Symphony Chorus will be performing the St John Passion on Good Friday, 30 March 2018 at the Lighthouse in Poole at 7.
Dorset’s largest community theatre project, The Poole Passion returns this March with five performances of Through the Eyes of a Child. Telling the story of the final days of Jesus, this is a compelling dramatic production featuring a spectacular light show, a parade through the streets and an interactive crowd scene.
Parkstone United Reformed Church, 16 Commercial Rd, Poole
Holiday club activities for children aged 3.5 - 11. Local visits, outdoor activities, arts and crafts, fun and games. Run by experienced, qualified, caring staff. Giving your child opportunities to make new friends and take part in new activities. Open every day from 8am-5:30pm. Book your space now.
Buckholme Towers School, 18 Commercial Road. Poole
A lavish family home built to resemble an Italian Palace. There’s plenty to see, from grand, beautifully detailed carvings, to intimate family souvenirs. Book your timed ticket for the house.
Normal admission applies. Both members and non-members must have a timed house entry ticket.
Every Thursday, In partnership with Moors Valley Country Park, come and join our fun, friendly and active free cycle rides from 9.30am (please arrive by 9.15am for a prompt start). These free, volunteer-led rides are a great chance to explore the local area and make new friends.
Bring the whole family together this Easter and treat your loved ones to the magic of our Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts! Get ready for two weeks of fun and discovery as you spot the first signs of spring and experience nature bursting into life at Kingston Lacy.
Enjoy the opportunity to experience Kingston Lacy park and estate on a range of beautiful estate walks throughout the year. Walks take place on the first Friday (excluding January) and 3rd Monday of each month (excluding December). Please see website for more details regarding dates, times and meeting points.
Enjoy the opportunity to experience Kingston Lacy park and estate, including some areas not normally accessible, before the grounds open to the public. The walks will be a gentle stroll of approximately 3 miles starting from the main Kingston Lacy car park. Finish in time for a coffee with the group in the caf.
The Netherlands National Circus.
Poole. Canford Park Arena, BH21 3AP
Tue 27th Mar - Tue 3rd April 2018
Show times. Tue 27th at 7pm, Wed & Thu at 4:45pm & 7:30pm, Fri & Sat at 2:30pm & 7pm, Sun & Mon at 12noon & 3pm, Tue 3rd at 2:30pm.
Our brand new show for 2018.
¾ acre walled garden for all seasons. Garden seating throughout the diverse planting areas, incl Mediterranean courtyard garden and wisteria pergola. Walk up slope beside rill and bog garden to raised bed vegetable garden. Return through shrubbery and rockery back to waterfall cascading into a pebble beach.
This popular ensemble of six voices is presenting a concert ’Bach to the Beatles’. Soloists from Dorset Rural Music School. Free admission but you pay to get out! Donations for St. Michael’s Church and DRMS.
St. Michael and All Angels Church, Colehill Lane, Colehill, Wimborne Minster
Find out about the continued use of the medieval longbow and crossbow during the seventeenth century. Shooting displays as well as have-a-go archery (2 for 5 arrows). During this period Corfe Castle was a weekend retreat and guests would make sport of finding the best available foods for the banquet table.
Find out about the continued use of the medieval longbow and crossbow during the 17th century, when Corfe Castle was a weekend retreat and guests would make sport of finding the best available foods for the banquet table. With shooting displays as well as have-a-go archery (£2 for 5 arrows).