A COLOURFUL event that will keep your little ones entertained will be held in Wombwell next week.

The Elmer the Elephant craft event will take place in Wombwell Park and will encourage kids to design their very own Elmer the Elephant.

The sessions will be held between 11am to 1pm on Monday (August 2) and also on August 11.

The event is created in partnership with Barnsley Museums, the Wombwell Ward Alliance, and the Friends of Wombwell Park.