Glass Making Workshop

Adrian Oates

If you have already attended a beginners workshop, you can take the next steps to create a beautiful dragonfly. In this workshop June will teach you techniques to cut your own glass and use a mould to create the shape you are looking for. You will learn about the different types of glass and how they are used is fused … Read More

Nene Park – Christmas Card, quilling Workshop

Charlotte Marshall

Quilling is the art of rolled, shaped, and glued paper that results in creating a unified, decorative design. At the workshop, you will learn the techniques to create the design you are looking for. Depending on the intracacy of your design, you will be able to make between one and four cards. All materials and tools are provided for the workshop. … Read More

Nene Park – Christmas Wreath Making Workshop

Charlotte Marshall

Join Florist Gemma from Emilee Rose to design and make your own Christmas Wreath. All materials provided including an oasis wreath, and a selection of green foliage. There will also be a selection of fairy lights, ribbons, and accessories that will all be available to purchase on the day to add to the wreath, or feel free to bring your own if … Read More

Nene Park – Jewellery Workshop

Charlotte Marshall

Get ready for the Christmas season  and make your own set of jewellery for yourself or as a gift, or just an excuse to try something new. During the class we will make a bracelet, necklace and earrings using a variety of jewellery making techniques.  All materials are included to make these items and Donna will guide you through the … Read More

Lakeside Farm Shop – Autumn Food Fair

Adrian Oates

Visit our autumn Food Fair at Lakeside Farm Shop to browse, sample produce and meet some of our local suppliers. Pick up a treat from our BBQ stand, using produce sourced from the Rural Estate, and collect your pumpkins ready for Halloween. Stallholders will include: Kings Cliffe Bakery, Nene Valley Spirits, Grasmere Farm, Meadow Brown BBQ and a pumpkin stand. You’ll find the Food … Read More

Nene Park – Holiday Trail

Adrian Oates

Complete a trail around Ferry Meadows and claim a prize at the end! Collect a trail sheet from the Visitor Centre and then hunt for questions as you walk around Ferry Meadows. Return to the Visitor Centre to claim your prize. Available every day during October Half Term from 10am – 4:00pm. £1 per sheet. No need to book; just … Read More

Nene Park – Come and make a scarecrow

Adrian Oates

Come along to make a scarecrow! The scarecrows will be used to decorate the Park for half term. Maximum of 6 people per group. All materials: straw, newspapers and a sack head are provided. We have limited old clothes so please do bring some old clothes you no longer want or need to dress your scarecrow. The scarecrows will be left in … Read More

Nene Park – Sue Ryder – A walk to Remember

Adrian Oates

The Walk to Remember routes will take you around the beautiful Ferry Meadows Country Park. During your walk, there will be an opportunity to place a dedication in memory of your loved one. Crossing the finishing line, you’ll be rewarded with a well-deserved medal and the knowledge that you’ve done something special to remember those close to you and to … Read More

Nene Park – Autumn Colour Walk

Adrian Oates

Join one of our Rangers; Sophie for a walk around Ferry Meadows looking at the variety of plants that give us the splendid autumn colours. Suitable for: 12yrs + Meeting point: Outside the Visitor Centre

Nene Park – Tree hunt & Broomsticks

Adrian Oates

Once again, the witch has lost her items in the trees. Find the trees, find the items and she’ll reward you with your very own broom stick to fly away home on. Children will make their broom stick from the Park’s wood resources. The event may involve children walking off the Park’s footpaths. Each group will start the event at … Read More