Mini Makers vs Scrappy Races: A Half Term Dilemma?!

Mini Makers vs Scrappy Races: A Half Term Dilemma?!

The next school holiday is nearly here, and your child asks to go to Ash & Co Workshops (obvs!) You know they love the traditional Mini Maker workshop, plus they’ll be able to build a car model if they choose. But you’ve also heard about the new-look Scrappy Races event. You only have time to book one this half term. What do you do?!

Fear not, we’re here to help you make this important decision! Let's break it down:

 Mini Maker workshops

Mini Maker Workshop: Unleash Creativity!

For the artistic souls and imaginative minds, 'Mini Makers' is a haven of creativity. Here's what makes it special:

  1. Creative freedom: Mini Makers can pick from lots of character or vehicle projects and craft any accessories their imagination can come up with from the decorations and scrap wood!
  2. Variety: With a range of projects to choose from, your child can explore something new with every visit.
  3. Hands-on learning: Mini Maker workshops are all about getting hands-on. Kids get to use a range of hand tools, learning new skills along the way.
  4. Makers gonna make!: The entire session is dedicated to building their chosen project, no distractions.
  5. Quality time: A Mini Maker workshop is the perfect bonding opportunity. Create memories as you craft together.

 Scrappy Races workshops

Scrappy Races Workshop: For the Thrill-Seekers!

For kids who crave excitement, 'Scrappy Races' delivers an unforgettable experience. Here's what sets it apart:

  1. Unique experience: 'Scrappy Races' combines the thrill of car racing with hands-on building, making it a totally unique workshop.
  2. Build and race: At 'Scrappy Races,' kids build a car and then race it down the track, adding an extra layer of excitement.
  3. Group fun: It's perfect for group activities and fun with friends. Kids compete, cheer, and enjoy the camaraderie.
  4. Get involved! Kids get to have a go starting the race, be part of the pit crew or help with the scoreboard, allowing them to move around the workshop and adding to the excitement.
  5. Multiple Races: Every child's car gets multiple runs down the track, ensuring non-stop action.


Decision time!

So, which workshop should you book this half term? It depends on your child's interests and the experience you want them to have.

'Mini Makers' is ideal for nurturing artistic talent and hands-on learning, while 'Scrappy Races' is perfect for the speed demons and thrill-seekers in your family.

In the end, your child's happiness is the real winner. So, go ahead, book your bench spaces, and let's make this half term a memorable one. Whether you choose one or both, the creative fun awaits! 🌟

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