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Free Nordic Walking Taster Session

Stanwick Lakes - 18 November @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
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One event on 18th November, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Nordic Walking is brilliant for you to become healthier and more toned, whilst having fun walking in the great outdoors with a group of like-minded individuals. Taster Sessions are held at Stanwick Lakes, they last for 45 minutes and will leave you energised and keen to book more! To book your FREE taster session, or for more information please contact Fiona Fiander on 07763 353097. Car parking charge will apply.

Health Walks

Stanwick Lakes - 19 November @ 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.

Make Your Own Festival Willow Wreath

Wildlife Trust Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre - 27 November @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on 15th November, 2019 at 1:30 pm

Use willow to create a wreath base before decorating it with a selection of natural foliage (and optional sparkle) to create a beautiful seasonal addition to your home. £25 per person, booking essential (please call 01933 779587 to book). All tuition, materials and refreshments provided.

Robin bird on a winter day

Winter Bird Walk at Nene Park

Nene Park - 1 December @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Join Ranger Terry on a walk around the Park to see our winter bird visitors. Terry will point out the birds that have arrived to over-winter here as well as the ones that make the Park their home all year round.

Two young boys sat in a shelter built from sticks in a wood

Wild Home Educator Session

Nene Park - 9 December @ 1:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Here at Ferry Meadows we will be running 2 hour sessions on the second Monday of every month for home schooled children. Each session will have curriculum and nature focused activities, with each month having a different theme: December 9th  - Natural Art Aimed at KS1. Activities to include colours in nature, ephemeral art, green man masks and making a natural object. Adults must accompany their children and all participating children need to have booked a space. We will be going…

Stanwick Lakes Wildlife Explorers – Curious Creatures Christmas Carnival

Stanwick Lakes - 14 December @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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…

Stanwick Lakes Wildlife Explorers

Stanwick Lakes - 14 December @ 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…

Two young boys sat in a shelter built from sticks in a wood

Wild Home Educator Session

Nene Park - 13th January, 2020 @ 1:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Here at Ferry Meadows we will be running 2 hour sessions on the second Monday of every month for home schooled children. Each session will have curriculum and nature focused activities, with each month having a different theme: January 13th – Using maps Aimed at KS2. Activities to include a compass challenge and photo orienteering. Adults must accompany their children and all participating children need to have booked a space. We will be going outside as part of the session, so…

Two young boys sat in a shelter built from sticks in a wood

Wild Home Educator Session

Nene Park - 10th February, 2020 @ 1:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Here at Ferry Meadows we will be running 2 hour sessions on the second Monday of every month for home schooled children. Each session will have curriculum and nature focused activities, with each month having a different theme: February 10th – Once Upon a Time Aimed at KS1. Activities to include exploring the properties of materials by making homes for the 3 little pigs made from natural materials, considering the insulating properties of natural materials to insulate a bowl of porridge…

Two young boys sat in a shelter built from sticks in a wood

Wild Home Educator Session

Nene Park - 9th March, 2020 @ 1:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Here at Ferry Meadows we will be running 2 hour sessions on the second Monday of every month for home schooled children. Each session will have curriculum and nature focused activities, with each month having a different theme: March 9th – Living Rivers Aimed at KS2. Activities to include a river walk and river study. Adults must accompany their children and all participating children need to have booked a space. We will be going outside as part of the session, so…

T Rex : The Killer Question

Peterborough Cathedral - 20th July, 2020 @ 12:00 am - 31st August, 2020 @ 12:00 am

Enjoy a touring exhibition from The Natural History Museum which tackles the monster mystery of how T. rex might have obtained its food. Was it a ferocious hunter or a mere scavenger? Could it have been something in between – an opportunist and an ambush predator relying on easy pickings? The exhibition encourages visitors to look closer at T. rex – its size, the power in its legs, the length of its arms, the sharpness of its teeth, its keen…

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