Loose Parts Play in the Park: NSW Seniors Festival

Have some intergenerational fun with your grandchildren in this Sydney workshop


Reverse Garbage

Reverse Garbage

4.8 (172)
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45 mins Class size 1 to 30     label Free


As part of the NSW Seniors Festival, we're giving you an opportunity to show the kids in your life how you use to play as a child. When your imagination allowed you to see the play potential in any object that was available. When a simple stick could be anything from a magic wand to a flag pole to starting line.

That's now known as loose part play and its a concept that Reverse Garbage is bringing back to today's children as it supports invention, divergent thinking, problem-solving, teamwork and activates children’s imagination.

Join us at an Inner West park to explore a random selection of giant loose parts - like barrels, tubing, spools, rubber strips, cones and lots of unique items. It will be interesting to see what games you can share!

Each senior can bring along one child over the age of three-years-old. Please book just the one ticket in the name of the senior.

This workshop is free, thanks to co-funding by a NSW Seniors Festival Grant provided by the Department of Communities and Justice.



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Knowledge required
No prior skills needed!
 
What to bring
Wear appropriate clothes and shoes for the park.
Hats and Sunscreen
Reuse water bottle
 
Suitable for

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 3 years old). An adult must accompany any attending kids. The adult may observe at the class for free.

Location

Enmore Park, Black Street, Marrickville NSW

Your teacher
Reverse Garbage
Reverse Garbage

4.8 (172)
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We are a creative reuse centre making a difference in the world by reducing waste and creating change in the way we look at resources.

We run workshops for kids, adults and community groups so everyone can learn how to consume less and make more! With us, you'll see the creative potential in leftover and castaway materials to save them from going into landfill.

At Reverse Garbage you’ll find the materials, skills and inspiration you need to live more creatively, more sustainably and more meaningfully.


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Reverse Garbage is COVID-19 aware This means that this teacher won't run this class if they've had flu symptoms in the last 14 days, and will adhere to relevant government restrictions (e.g. maximum number of guests).
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