Liverpool Plains Shire Council’s (LPSC) Werris Creek Library will be featuring Robots @ Werris Creek Library on Wednesday October 4. There will be two sessions, Balancing Robots for ages 4 to 7 from 11am to Midday will explore balance and the centre of gravity by creating a balancing robot! The kids are asked to please bring along two 10c pieces to use as part of this experiment. The VEX IQ Robot Challenge for ages 8 to 14 will be held from 2 -3pm. Kids will be given the opportunity to discover hands on how to drive a VEX IQ robot. They will then be able to compete against another VEX IQ robot in a ringmaster challenge. This is a free event but bookings are essential as numbers for each age group are limited. Call 6768 7340 as soon as possible to secure a spot.
Council’s Liverpool Plains Shire Recreation Centre will hold special Kids Fit events on Thursday September 28 and Thursday October 5 commencing at 10.30am. Fun and games for children of all ages with a healthy morning tea to finish off. Please contact 6746 3122 for further information.
Other holiday ideas include Picnics/BBQs at the recreation area Quipolly Dam, Bell Park and the First/Second Fleet Gardens at Wallabadah. Younger kids can have lots of fun at Quirindi’s Bell Park and Werris Creek’s Hoamm Park children’s playgrounds. There are skateboard parks at Hoamm Park Werris Creek and Rose Lee Park Quirindi. There’s a new working model train layout at the Rail Journeys Museum Werris Creek as well as many other interesting exhibits. The Quirindi Heritage Village has many interesting things to see, check out their website for details. Bob’s Shed in Quirindi also can keep you and the kids fascinated for several hours. Call the LPSC Visitor Information Centre for more ideas 02 6747 1226.