Taste, Think, Wonder: How do People Celebrate Spring?

Monday 8 April - Wednesday 10 April, 13.00 - 16.00

Hot cross bun

What do you do to celebrate Spring? Use all of your senses to explore how people from across the world celebrate Spring. Find out about foods that are tucked into across the world, including sticky rice cakes called Mochi from Japan, Chinese dumplings and Simnel cake from the UK. Handle conch shell horns used to celebrate Hindu Holi festival, a Mayan Corn God that celebrates the Spring Equinox and Blackfoot moccasins. Then make your own spring flowers to decorate your home for Spring.

Trail, craft making and object handling.