The Museum of Cannock Chase – Little Friends, Parent and Child group introduces children to new and exciting environments.

The Little Friends Parent and Child group meet on the third Friday of each month. This group engages with children of from birth to pre-school age. During school holidays older siblings are most welcome.

The group offers a play, create and story session, with a different theme each month. Past themes have included; Going on a Bear Hunt, Fairy Picnic and Nature Play.

Little Friends are able to play and engage with toys both fun and stimulating. The learning activity table promotes familiarisation for children to numbers, alphabet, reading and motor skills. There is a quiet safe baby area. Every month there is a different craft activity promoting both adult and child interaction. The activity is always devised to suit all abilities and ages.

Snack time consists of toast, fruit bread, biscuits and a drink. After which the session concludes with songs and stories or sometimes an interactive trail. After the session the group have the choice to further their exploration of the Museum and its facilities.

Little Friends meets on the third Friday of each month. 10.00 am – 12.00 pm

Price: £3.00 per session for child over 7 months this includes snack and a drink for adult. Under 7 months FREE.