Here’s just a few free Wild Child Day events to get you started:
Go Wild on Wild Child Day
22 August, 10:00am – 4:00pm, Monaghan Co Council, Rossmore Park, Co. Monaghan
A chance for your little ones to experience the great outdoors & nature. Activities include pond dipping, electro fishing, nature walks etc. Feel free to bring a picnic
Wild Child Activity Day
22 August, 1:00pm – 4:00pm, Glenveagh National Park, Co. Donegal
Fun hands on learning and adventure in the wild with the Education Guides.
Wild Child Day
22 August, 11:00am - 1:00pm & 2:00pm to 4:00pm, Woodstock Gardens, Inistioge, Co. Kilkenny
Join us for a wonderful time in the woods incorporating lots of fun activities and storytelling for all. Suitable for age 5 to 10 years.
Wild Child Nature Walk
22 August, 11:00am - 12:00pm, Hollywood, Community Centre, Co. Wicklow
Come and explore, connect with nature, enjoy the scenery, learn some cool stuff and chase a few butterflies if we are really lucky! Join us on an adventure and release your inner "Wild Child".
Wild Child Bug Hunt
22 August, 12:00am - 3:45pm, The Fairy House, The Demesne, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon
Meet up with Nature’s Little Creatures with the help of a Nature Expert. Bug Pots and Nets provided for groups of up to 12 children on a first come first served basis every 30 mins starting @ 12.00pm
Burren Wild Child
22 August, 2:00pm - 4:00pm, Burrenbeo Trust, The Burren, Co. Clare
Join the Burrenbeo Trust for a fun and active exploration of the Burren's heritage. Featuring fun tasks and activities, families can get to know this fascinating a place a little better.
Wild About Nature
22 August, 10:00am - 1:00pm, Ballyhoura Beo, Kilmallock Pastoral Centre, Co. Limerick
Wild about Nature' is an environmentally themed, fun, nature based camp for children aged 7 to 12 years. The activities include scavenger hunt, mini orienteering, introduction to Irish bats, camp craft and environmental art.
Nuts about Nature Workshop
22 August, 3pm - 4:30pm, Rediscovery Centre, Swords Library, Co. Dublin
Explore our natural heritage, the importance of biodiversity and what we can do to protect our wildlife through fun activities and games. Suitable for children 6 to 12years. Also taking place in other libraries in Fingal during the week too.
Massy’s Woods Treasure Hunt
22 August, 2:30pm - 4pm, South Dublin County Council Libraries, Hellfire Club Carpark, Killakee Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16
If you go down to the woods today, you'd never know what you'd find! Join us for a fun heritage trail in Massy's Woods.
Heritage Week takes place from 18-26 August 2018 with over 2,000 events happening across Ireland, see what's on near you.