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  • The Seed Sowing Festival was so much fun this year!
  • The Seed Sowing Festival was so much fun this year!
  • The Seed Sowing Festival was so much fun this year!


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Learning the value of nature and teamwork is what we strive to do - while having loads of fun, of course!












Every week is different - each session brings out the creative side in kids!









 The Slug Club will return in  September 2017



The Slug Club is the coolest gardening club for kids in Ireland! During the Slug Club terms , we meet every second Saturday here at Griffins and learn so much about the wonders of nature while having a whole lot of fun!

Each session is different from the last, and we cover everything from planting your own vegetables to making awesome scarecrows. The kids always have a great time making friends and learning the magic of the great outdoors, all while supervised by our trained staff. We understand that these days, more than ever, it is so important to get children to stay active and healthy and we are proud to say that over the past few years we have inspired many children to spend time outdoors and get involved in nature and the wonderful benefits of gardening!

 Suitable for Children that are attending Primary school


• Each Slug Club session costs €7 per child and is on at 3 PM





What you get:

• Valuable lessons on nature & well-being!

• A super fun experience each time!



To Pre Book send your Enthusiastic gardeners' name & age  by email

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Bulb Day 2017b


Corks Annual bulb day at Griffins
Free event.  No booking required
Date : Sat 19th Aug
From 11am -5pm
Free Kids Gardening Workshops through out the Day
Plant up your own pot of Spring Flowering Bulbs and take it home to watch them grow. Our Slug Club Team Leaders will be at Griffins from 11-5pm to show you all top Tips to Bulb Planting Griffins' Annual Bulb day is in it sixth year and has really got the Children of Cork and Munster interested in getting out into their Gardens and learning all about gardening and nature. Children always  love to get messy and really enjoy planting up bulbs, seeds and flowers. We need to encourage this generation to get active and out in the Garden to ensure they understand the importance of gardening on our environment, How to encourage bees and wildlife into our gardens and lives and  the health benefits of gardening. On Saturday the 19th of August, Griffins garden centre in Dripsey are hosting an Annual Bulb day. There will be free workshops from 11am  to encourage children to start planting. The Kids get to carry home their  pots filled with bulbs to nurture  over the months and admire in spring. Through out the day there is Free Face Painting,  prizes and lots of fun.
This is a fun way to get kids active and learning with energy, enthusiasm and fun.





Mon-Sat 9am - 6pm

Sun 10am - 6pm

Bank Holidays 9am - 6pm

Restaurant open til 5:30pm



Dripsey, Co. Cork.
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