Family fun at Lackham college near Chippenham

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By nhavergal | Wednesday, May 08, 2013, 11:33

Wiltshire College Lackham Campus is holding a family Animal Centre and Garden Open Day next week. 

On Sunday, 19, May 2013, people of all ages are welcome to Lackham College for the opportunity to explore and view the walled gardens and zoological gardens including finding out what courses the college campus has to offer. 

Visitors will also be able to visit the barn and groom the donkeys and pony. Other animals including goats, sheep and chickens will also make an appearance for visitors to pet.

The Exotic Centre will also be open for visitors to see bearded dragons, snakes and meerkats. 

Children will be able to take part in the arts and crafts sessions too with the chance to see some chicken eggs.

A Bunny Room will see students and lecturers holding talks about a variety of animals and how to care for them including rabbits, guinea pigs and gerbils. 

There will be plenty of activities being held throughout the day. 

Dogs are invited along to the event where they will be bathed by students for £5. The Blue Cross will be offering free micro-chipping for dogs too. 

There will be a picnic area for families who wish to bring their own packed lunches. 

Entry to the family fun day is £5 with children under 18 going free. 



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