in the garden Nurturing Nature

Family friendly events for children

The New Inn, Norton Lindsey organise a series of family friendly nature events in the garden for pre-school and primary aged children

Please keep your eye on our events page for details of dates and times for these events

in May Grow your own sunflower

in May Sunflower Planting

In May, join us in the Enchanted Garden to plant your sunflower seed: while you are there enjoy Kate’s Storytree and explore the residents of the bug hotels. Take your sunflower home and nurture it, returning to the garden with it in June to plant it in the garden. Judging will take place in September. It’s only £2 per child to join in the fun.

in August Bedtime Stories

in August Stories Under the Stars

In August, Kate’s Storytree will be setting up under the trees in the garden with blankets and cushions to read you bedtime stories while you gaze at the stars. Come dressed for bed, all teddy bears welcome. Only £6.50 per family bubble (maximum 5 people per bubble) to include hot chocolate and homemade biscuits.

in December Christmas Decorations

in December Christmas Decorations

During the build-up to Christmas, it is difficult to find activities to engage little ones in the open air, join us in the garden to make decorations to adorn the pub’s outdoor tree. Using natural materials you can design your own. Only £2 per child to include hot chocolate and homemade biscuits.

Nurturing Nature at the New Inn is a not for profit group, all monies raised from events will be used for future events and to maintain the children’s garden.