Celebrate Eid with the fab Family Hive gang with Squash members Saba & Waseilah for lots of fun and games for families with children! Face-painting, field games, henna hand-painting plus tasty tea, cakes and fruit www.facebook.com/familyhive Plus other brilliant activities for all ages…
4-6pm – Eid Afternoon Tea Party
4-7pm – Draw the Park
4-7pm – Looking at the Sun
What does our sun look like ? Add to a collection of sun images shining back from the surface of the earth.
5-7pm – Outdoor Cook-Up
Roll up your sleeves, apron on, and join the Squash community cooks to help make the Solstice Community Feast!
5-7pm – Compostable Wearables
Join Angelica and Tabitha to make natural accessories to activate magic & merriment this solstice night!
6-7pm – Vegetable Orchestra
Learn how to make instruments out of veg and play in the special vegetable orchestra with SoCo; Southampton Community Music Project! 1 hour session. Limited spaces. Sign up from 5.30pm. www.socomusicproject.org.uk
All sessions take place by the big oak tree just up from Woodhenge in Princes Park, L8. Enter the park via the Devonshire Rd/Belvedere gate and bear right.
Other activities throughout the day include cooking with a solar oven, rainbow-making, a vegetable orchestra, deck-chair snoozing, fire-making, tree-hugging and making a community of suns. And whatever your thing is – bring it along! All activities are accessible for all and food is free / ‘pay as you feel’ and all donations will go to the ‘Soup-It Forward campaign.
Embrace your inner fire and join us in the park to mark the longest, lightest day of our year; the summer solstice. Everyone is welcome to come and breathe deep, make shapes, enjoy seasonal foods, explore the park, cook over the fire and meet new friends.