An exciting weekend of activities and attractions is planned for the weekend of 14th and 15th May 2022, it will celebrate the rich cultural and historic roots of the charming Childers area.

Several functions and features have been developed under the guidance of Scott Stedman, local historian, Josie Rigney and Marianne Lethbridge, both local businesswomen.

These include museum visits, a classic vehicle display at the Childers Historical Complex, discovery walks around the town with Warren Martin and Scott Stedman, an open-visit scheme consisting of visiting historic buildings and sites of significance, static military and cultural displays, story-sharing in the Library, a music event featuring the iconic character, Chad Morgan at the Grand Hotel and demonstrations and displays of traditional crafting and Devonshire teas served at the C.W.A. building.

There will also be open access to all displays at the Historical Complex, the Soldiers Room, the Masonic Hall and West Street Hall, plus a tour of the Paragon Theatre and display of handmade Quilts along with an Orchid Display in one of our beautiful churches.


Contact name: Scott Stedman

Contact number: 04908 18295

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