Looking for adventure? You’ve come to the right place. Prepare your kids for some active outdoor fun as Cambridge Past Present and Future once again host five sessions of action-packed excitement at Wandlebury Park. Leave the kids with the team for two hours of fun, adventure and learning in a safe, supervised environment. Each week there will be a new challenge that gets children working together as they discover the thrills and spills of the outdoors, with activities such as…Find out more »
Wander around Wandlebury and try your hand at the variety of activities on offer at this popular fun-filled family history and archaeology day. Have a go at traditional crafts and hands-on activities for children including face painting, making rope and using natural stains with the Cambridge Young Archaeologists, weaving or basket making techniques, cooking over an open fire and making chainmail. Listen to stories from the Cambridge Storytellers, test yourself at archery, use a slingshot, make your own stick bow…Find out more »
This relaxed day for adults at Wandlebury Country Park will provide you with a unique opportunity to discover the art of basket making, passed on by countless generations before. Experiment using willow to weave a simple basket as you learn the basic techniques, guided by an experienced basket weaver. Tools, tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided, but bring a packed lunch. You’ll be able to take your basket home with you too – a satisfying end to the session!…Find out more »
This event provides a chance for adults to be guided around Wandlebury Park and hear from an expert all about the fascinating array of fungi that thrives at this time of year. Fungi identification is an essential skill that requires many years of experience, so book a place soon and make sure you take advantage of this opportunity to hear from those in the know. Suitable for those with no knowledge about fungi, and those who have attended before –…Find out more »
Vital Spark Theatre is a Cambridgeshire-based company that specialises in working with young people in a creative way through drama, dance, music and the creative arts. Don’t miss this unique chance to join a special holiday workshop for children in the beautiful natural surroundings of the Country Park, designed to encourage children to explore their imaginations and learn new skills NB: All workshops are outside regardless of weather so please dress appropriately. Booking essential for all events. 10.00 am -…Find out more »
There’ll be spooky goings-on at Wandlebury with a fun evening of Halloween howls! Come along in fancy dress if you wish, then carve your own scary pumpkin sculpture followed by a guided twilight walk around the park. Once your spine is chilled, warm up with hot drinks around a fire - bring marshmallows to toast if you wish. This year there will be a bewitching storyteller sharing spooky tales. Bring a torch if you wish. NB: Early booking is recommended…Find out more »
What’s Ons are broadcast across the day at 7.30, 10.30, 1.30 and 4.30, and at weekends.
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