Dates for your diary

Outdoor events, theatre productions and family days out are aplenty whilst our country parks and outdoor attractions offer regular activities and talks including those suitable for corporate functions, children or adult learners. Check our listings here.

Dawn Chorus Walk

May 6, 2018 - May 6, 2018 

Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre

Join experts for an early morning walk around the reserve and listen to the dawn chorus as part of International Dawn Chorus Day. Booking essential. 6am - 7.30am. £7.50 for adults / £3.50 for children. Tel: 01933 779587.

Observational Drawing Workshop

May 9, 2018 - May 9, 2018 

Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre, Rushden Lakes

Join Jasmine Frater for a masterclass in drawing natural forms. Suitable for all ages (ideal for home schoolers)/ Booking essential. 10.30am - 12.30pm. £20 per person (accompanying adult free). Tel: 01933 779587.

Little Bug’s Club

May 11, 2018 - May 11, 2018 

Visitor Centre, Nene Wetlands, Rushden Lakes, NN10 6BW

10am-11.30am. £3 per child. Let your little ones learn about nature through play, stories, crafts and outdoor exploration. Suitable for 3-5 years olds. Please wear suitable outdoor clothing. Booking essential, see website for details.

Waendel Walk

May 11, 2018 - May 13, 2018 


Get ready for the 39th International Waendel Walk with lots of walks to choose from for all ages and abilities.

Watercolour Workshops with David Douglas

May 11, 2018 - May 11, 2018 

Abington Park Museum

Swings and slides of Abington Park with figures and prams. £20 per workshop. Enjoy a special springtime edition of watercolour workshops led by Northamptonshire artists and teacher David Douglas. Workshops are open to adults of all abilities and cover a variety of techniques and subjects.

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