Sunday, 11 November 2012

IKEA Wembley opens its doors today… especially for children


Helping a good cause, keeping the kids entertained and a trip to IKEA rolled into one - sounds like the perfect Sunday activity ! If only I lived closer !
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To celebrate this year’s Soft Toy Campaign, IKEA Wembley becomes the ultimate playground as little ones are invited to take over the store
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What: The ‘Children’s Takeover Day’ kicks off with a giant game of hide and seek in-store. The fun continues with a variety of activities designed to inspire creativity and encourage children to use their imagination.

Where: IKEA Wembley, London

When: Sunday 11th November

A flavour of activities taking place throughout the day, including:
  • Giant Hide and Seek, 9-10am
  • ‘Art Class’, 10-11am
  • IKEA Soft Toy Puppet Show, 11-12pm
  • Teddy Bears Picnic, 12-1pm
  • Colouring Competition, 1-2pm
  • Teddy Bear Treasure Hunt, 2-3pm
  • ‘Cooking Class’, 3-4pm
To celebrate the launch of this year’s Soft Toy Campaign, IKEA Wembley is inviting little ones to take part in the ‘Children’s Take Over Day’ on Sunday November 11th, which kicks off with a giant game of hide and seek. For every soft toy and children’s book purchased between October 24th and December 23rd the IKEA Foundation will donate €1 to UNICEF and Save the Children to support children’s education programmes throughout the world.
The fun doesn’t stop there! A variety of activities, designed to inspire children to play creatively, will continue throughout the day. Children will be invited to put on a puppet show using the circus toys from this year’s soft toy range and take part in a colouring competition to design their dream soft toy for a chance to win a prize for their school.
At IKEA we believe children are the most important people in the world - what better way to spend your Sunday morning than getting involved in the IKEA Children’s Take Over Day where you can not only have fun but also help raise awareness of the IKEA Soft Toy Campaign 2012.

To reserve a place in the hide and seek game that kicks off the day, please apply viahttp://www.eventbrite.co.uk/event/4735348555 . Please note places are limited and children must be aged between 5-11 years old to take part in this particular activity. All other activities are open to anyone who visits on the day.

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1 comment:

  1. I'm obsessed by IKEA and this sounds like heaven!

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