October Holiday Fun at Pollok Park

There's lots of fantastic and free fun to be had for all the family at Pollok Country Park this October!

October Holiday Fun at Pollok Park

About October Holiday Fun at Pollok Park

Saturday 14th: Autumn colours
Will make a chlorophyll quiz. Handprint Autumn leaf wreaths.

Sunday 15th: Feed the birds
Make bird feeders & information on best practise.

Monday 16th: Seed Dispersal
Acer Dragonflies & minibeast pebble painting as a supplementary activity.

Tuesday 17th: Hedgehogs
Make your very own clay & pinecone hogs to take home!

Wednesday 18th: Bats
Make your very own pine cone/teasel bats, bat masks, stuffed bat/bat box and leaflets on show and buzzboard Q&A.

Thursday 19th: Budding Spies
Winter Twigs ID and Make st brides cross of willow/rush

Friday 20th: Birds
Interactive bird quiz on big screen + bird stuffies display on table

Saturday 21st: Leaf Fall ID
Make your very own leaf prints, leaf stencils and leaf wreaths to take home.

Sunday 22nd: Halloween Creatures
We'll have a display all about some Halloween creatures then have a go making your own!

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for October Holiday Fun at Pollok Park are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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War & Peas Open Day

22nd July 2018
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Children’s University Activities at Tollcross Visitor Centre

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Wildflower Planting!

26th July 2018
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Children’s University Activities at Tollcross Visitor Centre

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Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

11th August 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

18th August 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Forest Therapy Walk

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Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

22nd September 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
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Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

17th November 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

24th November 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

8th December 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

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Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

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