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Fota Wildlife Park announces new partnership with Every Can Counts

Fota Wildlife Park announces new partnership with Every Can Counts Fota Wildlife Park installs aluminium drink can recycling bins in a new partnership with Every Can Counts Tuesday 21th May - Fota Wildlife Park today announced that it has partnered with Every Can Counts to help promote the recycling of aluminium drink cans. Every Can Counts has donated several recycling bins to Fota Wildlife Park, who has begun phasing out the sale of fizzy drinks in plastic bottles in favour or recyclable aluminium canned…

Fota WIldlife Park Summer Camps 2019

Fota WIldlife Park Summer Camps 2019 Each week-long camp offers safari trails, “animal” sports and movement and arts and crafts. The camps run from the 15th – 19th July and the 22nd -26th July only and limited places are still available. Aside from being exciting, great fun and getting out into the great outdoors, Fota Wildlife Park Summer Camps have been developed with the aim of engendering a respect for the natural world. Each day of the camp has a different…

Childrens Storytelling Workshop with Candlelit Tales

Childrens Storytelling Workshop with Candlelit Tales Candlelit Tales presents Fionn and the Fianna -  a lively, fun, interactive storytelling and music show, designed for children. (Included with your entry/admission) Sunday 2nd June Outdoors on Cypress Lawn (weather permitting, otherwise the Main Marquee by Oasis) Dublin based storytelling group Candlelit Tales brings life to classic Irish myths to make them accessible and entertaining for all ages.  Let Candlelit Tales take…

Events

April
6th - 7th
  • Location: Activities Tent

Weekend Childrens Activities 2019

Weekend Events at Entertainments Marquee

Enjoy Arts and Crafts and Face painting in our Activities Tent in the Asian Sanctuary


11.00 - 14.00 Arts and Crafts
15.00 - 17.00 Face Painting

Face Painting is Strictly ages 3+ no exceptions will be made.

Children must be supervised by their guardian always.

 

July
15th - 19th
  • Location: Fota Education Complex
  • Booking: education@fotawildlife.ie

Fota WIldlife Park Summer Camps 2019 Opt 1

Each week-long camp offers safari trails, “animal” sports and movement and arts and crafts. The camps run from the 15th – 19th July and the 22nd -26th July only and limited places are still available.

Aside from being exciting, great fun and getting out into the great outdoors, Fota Wildlife Park Summer Camps have been developed with the aim of engendering a respect for the natural world. Each day of the camp has a different concept, varying from arts and crafts to movement, ecology and the environment, while a play approach to learning is a key element to ensuring that children enjoy themselves while attaining new skills and knowledge.

Through years of valuable experience and programme revision, the Education Department have carefully put together a selection of activities which address each participants' requirements and interests. All the activities on offer are based around the theme of the natural world and cover a range of areas including nature studies and the physical sciences.


Summer camps details are as follows:
• Cost €120 per child per week.
• Suitable for children aged 5 -12 years’ old
• Location: Education Complex at Fota Wildlife Park
• 10% discount available for members or for 3 or more children


More details are available from the Education Dept.:
education@fotawildlife.ie or 021 4812678 ext 206

July
22nd - 26th
  • Location: Fota Education Complex
  • Booking: education@fotawildlife.ie

Fota WIldlife Park Summer Camps 2019 Opt 2

Each week-long camp offers safari trails, “animal” sports and movement and arts and crafts. The camps run from the 15th – 19th July and the 22nd -26th July only and limited places are still available.

Aside from being exciting, great fun and getting out into the great outdoors, Fota Wildlife Park Summer Camps have been developed with the aim of engendering a respect for the natural world. Each day of the camp has a different concept, varying from arts and crafts to movement, ecology and the environment, while a play approach to learning is a key element to ensuring that children enjoy themselves while attaining new skills and knowledge.

Through years of valuable experience and programme revision, the Education Department have carefully put together a selection of activities which address each participants' requirements and interests. All the activities on offer are based around the theme of the natural world and cover a range of areas including nature studies and the physical sciences.


Summer camps details are as follows:
• Cost €120 per child per week.
• Suitable for children aged 5 -12 years’ old
• Location: Education Complex at Fota Wildlife Park
• 10% discount available for members or for 3 or more children


More details are available from the Education Dept.:
education@fotawildlife.ie or 021 4812678 ext 206