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Wild Wednesdays at Lyveden

4 September @ 11:00 am - 19 September @ 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until 4th September, 2019

Get involved with hands-on activities for all ages including pond-dipping in the moats, counting butterflies in the long grass or graffiti hunting around the garden lodge. Activities vary from week to week, check out the website for more details. This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue. Free event (admission applies)

Nene Valley Trail

14 September @ 10:00 am - 22 September @ 4:00 pm

10am to 4pm. Enjoy a self-led trail around the park looking for interesting River Nene Facts! Available at the Kingfisher Café.

Lino printing workshop

18 September @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join local print artist, Sorrell  Kinley, and learn how to create beautiful lino print designs, inspired by the Nene Wetlands in this full day workshop. 

Wild Tots

19 September @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Run by qualified Forest School Leaders in our education area, Wild Tots encourages child-led exploration of the natural world.

On the Write Path

20 September @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Enjoy mindful nature writing activities and a stroll around Skew Bridge Lake. £8 per person (refreshments included). All welcome. No creative writing experience needed.

Bat Walk

20 September @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

A pipistrelle bat can eat over 3000 insects in one night, which makes them very useful to farmers who are worried about insects damaging their crops. We’ve invited Antony from the Cambridgeshire Bat Group to come and lead a walk around the farm to see which species of bat we have living here. He’ll give us an introductory talk about bats and their ecology, before we head off around on our walk (as the sun sets). He’ll also provide bat detectors…

William Scott Abbott Trust – Harvest Festival Celebrations

21 September @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on 15th September, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on 21st September, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on 22nd September, 2019 at 9:30 am

More information coming soon!

Bat Walk

21 September @ 8:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Nene Wetlands is a brilliant place to see and hear bats, with four species regularly being recorded.

Free Let’s Fish

22 September @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Get off the tablet and on to the towpath Whether you have fished before or have always wanted to try, as part of the Nenescape project http://nenescape.org/about why not come and learn to fish from our team of professional, fully qualified angling coaches. (All the bait and equipment is provided, so all you need to do is book in and turn up on the day.) Landmarks for directions are above postcode. Limited local parking available. Please park responsibly To give…

Mid Northants Trout Fishers Association and Building Bridges

22 September @ 10:00 am

Enjoy a fly casting session and learn to identify water bugs. All Free. For juniors and adults. Drop in. No need to pre-book.

Lets Fish Nenescape Angling Coaching Event

22 September @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Whether you have fished before or have always wanted to try,  come and learn to fish from our team of professional, fully qualified angling coaches. All the bait and equipment is provided, so all you need to do is book in and turn up on the day. Bookable in 4 30 minute slots between 10:00 – 15:00 See venue link

Health Walks

24 September @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until 17th December, 2019

Meet at the Visitor Centre and join in a regular health walk of approximately 45 minutes. a great way to meet new people and be active! Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10am. Did you know that regular walking: improves blood pressure, eases stress & burns fat faster? Free walk - car parking charge applies.

Mums and Tots Ride

27 September @ 9:45 am - 12:00 pm

Join us for our Breeze Mums and Tots ride at Ferry Meadows, Peterborough. This is an easygoing ride, the majority off-road, along paths and tracks. The rides start at 10am but if you are hiring a bike can you please arrive a little earlier so we can head off as close to 10am as possible (with little ones it is always tricky to get off on time!). Come to the Lakeside Hire Centre in Ferry Meadows. Drive into the park…

Urban Pedal or Country Villages

28 September @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Meet at Cycle Hire Centre next to Lakeside Cafe in Ferry Meadows. Meet 10 am for a 10.15 am start. Free parking where car park ticket is redeemed in store. Cycle paths or quiet roads. We can stop anytime for water and snacks but coffee and cake will be at the end of the ride at Lakeside Café. Please bring a bottle of water and a spare inner tube. Bring money for refreshments at end of ride. First-timers welcome!

Little Acorns: Toddle & Explore

1 October @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
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One event on 1st October, 2019 at 11:00 am

11am. A nature themed activity session of crafts, stories and exploration of Lyveden for under 5's. Child £2. Normal admission prices apply.

Urban Pedal or Country Villages

12 October @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Meet Cycle Hire Centre next to Lakeside Cafe in Ferry Meadows. Meet 10 am for a 10.15 am start. Free parking where car park ticket is redeemed in store. Cycle paths or quiet roads. We can stop anytime for water and snacks but coffee and cake will be at the end of the ride at Lakeside Café. Please bring a bottle of water and a spare inner tube. Bring money for refreshments at end of ride. First-timers welcome!

Mums and Tots Ride

25 October @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us for our Breeze Mums and Tots ride at Ferry Meadows, Peterborough. This is an easygoing ride, the majority off-road, along paths and tracks. The rides start at 10am but if you are hiring a bike can you please arrive a little earlier so we can head off as close to 10am as possible (with little ones it is always tricky to get off on time!). Rides are free with your own bike, or you can hire a bike/child…

Stanwick Lakes Wildlife Explorers

9 November @ 10:00 am
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One event on 9th November, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on 14th December, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on 11th January, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on 8th February, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on 14th March, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on 18th April, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on 9th May, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on 13th July, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on 12th September, 2020 at 10:00 am

The Stanwick Lakes Wildlife Explorers is an RSPB group lead by volunteers, which provides the perfect location to observe wildlife, make friends and take part in all sorts of practical activities. From bark rubbing to hunting for mini-beasts, its perfect for children aged 5+. Meetings this year will involve time spent outdoors and there’s always the risk of brambles and nettles, so please make sure you come wearing sensible outdoor clothes – warm, waterproof and with wellies, if necessary. A drink…

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