Sun 19 Aug 2012
- 11.00 am — 3.30 pm
- Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (find us)
- No booking required
Come to the Botanics for a special day to celebrate the launch of the new Disney · Pixar movie Brave.
- Pick up a bow and arrow and try your hand at archery (suitable for adults and children 7+) from 11am until 3pm. Children will be safely introduced to the basics with light fibreglass bows, guided by qualified archery leader Rusty Bodkins www.archery4kids.co.uk, in medieval dress. Cost £2 for 8 arrows.
- Enjoy Tales of the Forest at storytelling sessions for children over four years old in the John Hope Gateway between 2pm and 3.30pm. Free entry.
- Follow our new Tree Trail which highlights our magnificent and historic tree collection. Leaflets available from the Visitor Welcome Desk in the John Hope Gateway.
- Take advantage of a special discount on Tales from the Forest by Ian Edwards - a wonderful book of folk tales which encapsulate man's essential relationship with trees, accompanied with beautiful black and white ink drawings by Edinburgh-based illustrator Eri Griffin. On offer at £4.50 in the Botanics Shop (normal price £6).