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Thumbs Up It's Thursday May Half Term

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Looking for things to keep the kids entertained over the Half Term holidays?

Thumbs Up It’s Thursday returns to the town centre this Thursday 3 June, with a mix of online and in-person activities!

Take a look below for what's on offer...

 

John Lewis Kingston

FREE TREASURE HUNT WITH KIDS EAT FREE PRIZE

On Thursday 3 June, John Lewis Kingston will be running a free Treasure Hunt for families in-store between 11 - 4pm. 

Complete the Treasure Hunt and win a free kids lunch at The Place To Eat cafe on the First Floor!

Start at the main entrance where information about where to look for treasure will be given!

 

Spirit of Amber

FREE KIDS GIFT IN STORE

Shop gemstones, crystals and jewellery at Spirit of Amber in the Crown Arcade on Thursday 3 June, receive 15% and a free gift for your child! Learn all about the different restorative powers of the stones and crystals. 

Just quote 'Thumbs Up It's Thursday' to claim the offer!

 

Kingston Libraries

EXPLORE LEARNING: WORD PROBLEMS MATHS WORKSHOP

Thursday 3 June 12 - 1pm

This free Explore Learning workshop for kids aged 9 - 11 will focus on word problems in maths. 

Maths seems to get a little more complicated as soon as it starts using lots of words. This workshop will help children tackle these worded problems to become fearless problems solvers.

Book via Kingston Libraries Eventbrite here.  

 

 

 


All Saints Church

BRILLIANT BUG CRAFTS

Learn about some of the bugs that can be found at All Saints and make your own brilliant bug using everyday craft materials.

Download PDF instructions by clicking here. Available from 31st May 2021 and throughout half term.

 We’d love to see your creations! Please share pictures on Facebook and Instagram @allsaintschurchkingston and #ThumbsUpItsThursday


Kingston Museum

KINGSTON HISTORY ACTIVITY PACKS

Learn all about the history of the borough with our activity packs designed for kids and families full of creative crafts, fun activities and competitions. Sign up for their families newsletter to receive the activity packs directly in your inbox as well as news of upcoming events. Activity packs will be available from 10 am on 3 June here - you can also find details of previous TUIT activities. 

For the activities and more information, you can find Kingston Heritage Service on FacebookTwitter and Instagram at @RBKheritage. Don’t forget to tag @RBKheritage and @InKingstonUK #ThumbsUpItsThursday when you share your crafting on social media.

 


The Rotunda

KINGSTON KIDS

The Rotunda's new Kingston Kids Loyalty campaign will be running every Thursday in the school holidays, from 12pm to 4pm, starting on 3 June!

How It Works

Spend time at Rotunda on Thursday 3 June, then pop over to the Collection Station to collect your Kingston Kids loyalty card! The Collection Station will be set up on the upper level. Come along to get your FREE Loyalty card, some FREE sweets for the little ones and your first stamp!

Keep an eye out as they will be back each Thursday in the school holidays. Collect four stamps and receive a FREE voucher!

 

 

Vorwerk

SPECIAL OFFERS IN-STORE

On Thursday 3 June only, Vorwerk's baby weaning bundle is £61 (usual price £81). The kit contains books with recipes, a Disney book, baby spoons, bib and containers to store baby food.

As a special Thumbs Up offer, on this day only their Kobold VK200 toy (normally £49) will be £30. The toy is a replica version of their VK200 Vacuum cleaner - so cute and kids love it!

Find them on the Lower Ground Floor of the Bentall Centre. 

 

Paperchase

INTRODUCTION TO SCRAPBOOKING EVENT

Scrapbooking is a great, creative way to capture those special moments or just while away some time during the holidays. Drop into store and have a chat to the team to find out how you can get into scrapbooking. There will be the opportunity to try out our great value selection of pens, scrapbooks and accessories.

Plus, get 10% off all full price/non-promotion products when you mention Thumbs Up It's Thursday!

 

Preto

CHILDREN EAT FREE!

Kids under 10 eat free at Preto! All you need is an offer code - head to their website to get yours. 

T&C's apply - see website for full details. 

 

The Entertainer

HOT WHEELS SCRATCH CARDS

Throughout the whole half term holiday, with every Hot Wheels purchase you will be given a scratch card.

Simply scratch the card, type the code into the website and see if you’re a winner! There are 64 prizes to be won!

One lucky winner will win an x 5-night 4* family break in London, including activities.  

 

The Entertainer

MATTEL PLAY PACKS

Pick up your very own Mattel Play pack in-store from Saturday 29 May, complete the activities and send a picture in to playisnevercancelled@theentertainer.com for your chance to win one of 5 £250 The Entertainer Gift Cards!

The Entertainer

BOREDOM BUSTING HUB

There's no chance of getting bored this half term with The Entertainer's online Boredom Busting Hub! There's competitions, spot-the-difference, colouring sheets and plenty more! Click here to explore. 

 

Kingston Magical Market

A FREE AUGMENTED REALITY TRAIL IN THE TOWN CENTRE

12 magical market sellers are waiting to be discovered in Kingston town centre! Usually beyond the sight of us mere mortals, there's a hidden world to reveal using the techno-sorcery of augmented reality and the creative imaginations of local children.

All you need is a smartphone to get started! 

Click here to download the app, find the map and meet the characters before you set off on your adventure!

Upcoming Dates

Thumbs Up It's Thursday returns every Thursday during school holidays and half terms. This year, events will take place: 3 June, 29 July, 5, 12, 19 & 26 August and 28 October. 

 

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