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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    26th February 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    4th March 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    11th March 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    18th March 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    25th March 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    1st April 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    8th April 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    15th April 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    22nd April 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    29th April 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    6th May 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    13th May 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    20th May 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    27th May 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    3rd June 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    10th June 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    17th June 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    26th February 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    4th March 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    11th March 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    18th March 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    25th March 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    1st April 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    8th April 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    15th April 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    22nd April 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    29th April 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    6th May 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    13th May 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    20th May 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    27th May 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    3rd June 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    10th June 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    17th June 2020
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Join us on Wednesday’s for our weekly Rainbow Cafes! Make arts and crafts in the Discovery Zone before being joined by Lisa from Music and Movement to sing and dance. For children under 5, Free Hideaway entrance before and after the session. Lisa’s Music and Movement sessions are designed to encourage children to take their (more…)


  • Free Health Walk
    27th February 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    5th March 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    12th March 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    19th March 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    26th March 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    2nd April 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    9th April 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    16th April 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    23rd April 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    30th April 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    7th May 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    3rd March 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    10th March 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    17th March 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    24th March 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    31st March 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    7th April 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    14th April 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    21st April 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    28th April 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Free Health Walk
    5th May 2020
    10:00 am - 10:45 am

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? (more…)


  • Lino Printmaking Cathy Matthews
    27th February 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Lino Printmaking Workshop Lino printmaking. With focus on exploring mark-making for texture. These relaxed and informative workshops with artist Catherine Matthews take place between 10.30am – 1.00pm. All materials are included in the fee and these workshops are suitable for all abilities. Price £25 per person Book with Catherine by ringing 07931 103204 or email (more…)


  • Stanwick Stitchers
    28th February 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Stanwick Stitchers
    20th March 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Stanwick Stitchers
    24th April 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Stanwick Stitchers
    15th May 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Stanwick Stitchers
    19th June 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Stanwick Stitchers
    17th July 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Stanwick Stitchers
    18th September 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Stanwick Stitchers
    16th October 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Stanwick Stitchers
    20th November 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Stanwick Stitchers
    18th December 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Stanwick Stitchers   Join the Stanwick Stitchers  to stitch and chat over coffee and cake. The group welcomes experienced stitchers who’d like to share ideas and have some company and beginners who’d like some help, hints and tips. The group usually meet at 10.30am – 1.00pm on the 3rd Friday of the month.   A (more…)


  • Patchwork and Quilting Sit and Sew
    28th February 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Patchwork and Quilting Sit and Sew
    27th March 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Patchwork and Quilting Sit and Sew
    24th April 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Patchwork and Quilting Sit and Sew
    22nd May 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Patchwork and Quilting Sit and Sew
    26th June 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Patchwork and Quilting Sit and Sew
    17th July 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Patchwork and Quilting Sit and Sew
    25th September 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Patchwork and Quilting Sit and Sew
    23rd October 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Patchwork and Quilting Sit and Sew
    27th November 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Patchwork and Quilting Sit and Sew
    18th December 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Patchwork and Quilting Sit and Sew   Drop-in to sit and sew in the Stanwick Lakes Cafe. Enjoy the company of fellow patchworkers and quilters, whatever your skill level. Hosted by Sue Whitby, member of the Quilters Guild. All welcome. The group usually meet at 10.30am on the 4th Friday of every month (if this (more…)


  • Learn to Needle Felt - Cotton Reel Bunnies
    3rd March 2020
    10:15 am - 1:00 pm

Learn to Needle Felt – Cotton Reel Bunnies  Tuesday 03rd March 2020 10.15am – 1.00pm Come and join Loubilou who will take you through the process of creating a tiny rabbit, seated on a vintage cotton reel. An ideal “healthy” Easter gift. All materials required will be provided. Suitable for both beginners and those that (more…)


  • Fired Imagination - Glass Fused Spring Flower Scene
    5th March 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Glass Fused Spring Flower Scene Workshop with Fired Imagination Thursday 5th March 2020 10.30am – 1.00pm Join me in the beautiful setting of Stanwick Lakes to learn how to make a fused glass spring flower scene. During the workshop you will learn a variety of techniques to make your fused glass scene. All equipment & (more…)


  • RSPB Family Bird Walk - Sunday 8th March
    8th March 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • RSPB Baby Bird Walk - Saturday 16th May
    16th May 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • RSPB Family Bird Walk - Sunday 7th June
    7th June 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • RSPB Family Bird Walk - Sunday 20th September
    20th September 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • FREE RSPB Family Bird Walk - Boxing Day
    26th December 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join Local the RSPB for a walk around Stanwick Lakes to learn about it’s resident and migrant birds. If you own binoculars, please feel free to bring them, if not the RSPB will bring spares! Please wear suitable outdoor clothing for the weather, approximately 4k walk, wheelchair accessible. Car parking charges apply. (more…)

Price Qty*
Adult Ticket - Family Bird Walk - Sunday 8th March £2.50 (GBP)  
Child Ticket - Family Bird Walk - Sunday 8th March £1.50 (GBP)  
Adult Ticket - Baby Bird Walk - Saturday 16th May £2.50 (GBP)  
Child Ticket - Baby Bird Walk - Saturday 16th May £1.50 (GBP)  
Adult Ticket - Family Bird Walk - Sunday 7th June £2.50 (GBP)  
Child Ticket - Family Bird Walk - Sunday 7th June £1.50 (GBP)  
Adult Ticket - Family Bird Walk - Sunday 20th September £2.50 (GBP)  
Child Ticket - Family Bird Walk - Sunday 20th September £1.50 (GBP)  
Adult Ticket - FREE RSPB Family Bird Walk - Boxing Day £0.00 (GBP)  
Child Ticket - FREE RSPB Family Bird Walk - Boxing Day £0.00 (GBP)  

  • Mixed Media - Painting without Brushes
    9th March 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Mixed Media Workshop Monday 9th March 2020 Mixed Media Workshop with Catherine Matthews Painting without brushes! Using mainly acrylics, messy and fun. Please wear old clothes! These relaxed and informative workshops take place on Mondays, between 10.30am & 1pm and focus on observational drawing skills, techniques for drawing accurate shape, adding detail, texture and colour. (more…)


  • Knit and Crochet Drop In
    12th March 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Knit and Crochet Drop In
    14th May 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Knit and Crochet Drop In
    11th June 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Knit and Crochet Drop In
    9th July 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Knit and Crochet Drop In
    10th September 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Knit and Crochet Drop In
    8th October 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Knit and Crochet Drop In
    12th November 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Knit and Crochet Drop In
    10th December 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Knit and Crochet Drop-in 10.30am – 1.00pm   Drop in to the Stanwick Lakes visitor centre cafe to knit or crochet with this friendly bunch. Bring your own crocheting or knitting and enjoy cake and coffee as you chat with like minded crafters. Or use your skills for good and take part in one of (more…)


  • Save Our Seas
    14th March 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Brushing up on bird identification.
  • Easter Dip
    18th April 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Uncovering the world of underground animals
  • Sprin Ramble
    9th May 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Finding out about nesting birds
  • Draw a Daisy
    13th June 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Searching for butterflies and dragonflies
  • It's a Small World
    12th September 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Pond dipping
  • A Buzzy Social Life
    11th July 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Pond dipping

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 (more…)


  • Spring Run
    15th March 2020
    10:15 am - 2:30 pm
  • Summer Run
    14th June 2020
    10:15 am - 2:30 pm
  • Autumn Run
    13th September 2020
    10:15 am - 2:30 pm
  • Santa Run
    29th November 2020
    10:15 am - 2:30 pm

The run at Stanwick Lakes is ideal for the recreational runner perhaps entering a run for the first time or the competitive runner looking for a personal best! Stanwick lakes is the ideal running course with purpose built tracks and the additional feature of being on a nature reserve with stunning views. There are three (more…)


  • Cransley Hospice present: Lanterns at the Lakes
    15th March 2020
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Following the wonderful feedback received regarding Cransley Hospices’ beautifully poignant ‘Lanterns at the Lakes’ last year, we are delighted to be bringing back this very special memory walk for 2020 on Sunday 15th March. Registration opens at 5.30pm with the walk commencing at 6.15pm as the night draws in. The one-mile, fully accessible walk will (more…)


  • Happily Hooked Crochet Club
    16th March 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Happily Hooked Crochet Club
    20th April 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Happily Hooked Crochet Club
    18th May 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Happily Hooked Crochet Club
    15th June 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Happily Hooked Crochet Club
    6th July 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Happily Hooked Crochet Club
    21st September 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Happily Hooked Crochet Club
    19th October 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Happily Hooked Crochet Club
    16th November 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Happily Hooked Crochet Club
    7th December 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

The Happily Hooked Crochet Club is a friendly group who meet monthly and like crochet to be fun. Pauline designs crochet projects tailored to the members and created to expand their crochet knowledge and skills. The Happily Hooked Crochet Club meets at Stanwick Lakes, usually on the third Monday of the month between 10.30am and (more…)


  • It's all about the board
    16th March 2020
    10:30 am - 2:30 pm
  • It's all about the board
    20th April 2020
    10:30 am - 2:30 pm
  • It's all about the board
    18th May 2020
    10:30 am - 2:30 pm

A Pop up table top games event A great excuse to meet up with friends, with the added amusement of our wide selection of board games. Revisit the familiar, or be introduced to some new ones – there’s a fair few that will soon become new favourites. £3 per person, unlimited play within event timings. (more…)


  • Pottery Coil Pots with Brenda Potter week 1
    19th March 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Pottery Coil Pots with Brenda Potter week 2
    23rd April 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Pottery Coil Pots with Brenda Potter   Thursday 19th March 2020 and 23rd April 2020 10.30am – 13.00pm Learn a new pottery skill – coils! In the first session, Brenda will show you how to make coils and use them to create a character, then return the following month to paint your work. £12.00 (includes (more…)


  • Gelli Plate Printmaking Workshop
    19th March 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Gelli Plate Printmaking    Print and Sculpt Workshop with Catherine Matthews Gelli plate printmaking. Exploring colour and texture with this mono printing technique These relaxed and informative printing and sculpting workshops take place on Thursdays between 10.30am & 1pm. Materials are provided for the workshops, which are suitable for all abilities. £25.   All materials are (more…)


  • Mother's Day Tea at Stanwick Lakes
    22nd March 2020
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Mother's Day Tea at Stanwick Lakes
    22nd March 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Treat your mother to afternoon tea on this special day. Be welcomed with a glass of prosecco and a delicious treat with your loved ones. Sunday 22nd March First Sitting: 1pm – 2.30pm     |     Second Sitting: 3pm – 4.30pm     Enjoy a delicious array of sandwiches, scone with jam & cream, a selection of (more…)


  • Back to Basics Drawing Course
    24th March 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Back to Basics Drawing Course with Catherine Matthews A 3 part Back to Basics Drawing course. Designed to build confidence and skills in drawing. We will look at all of the Formal elements, and work on techniques for drawing accurate shape, tonal value, texture, and detail. £18 per session or £50 for all 3 sessions (more…)


  • Embellished Mixed Media
    26th March 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Embellished Mixed Media
    2nd April 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Embellished Mixed Media
    26th November 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Embellished Mixed Media
    3rd December 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Embellished Mixed Media with Catherine Matthews & Pauline Procter   Embellished Mixed Media Floral Painting with Catherine Matthews & Pauline Procter. Learn collage and paint techniques using papers and fabric with Catherine, then embellish with stitch, buttons and beads with Pauline Procter. The workshop fee is £40, which covers both workshops and it is suitable (more…)


  • The Otters Club - Easter Holidays. Monday 6th April
    6th April 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Easter Holidays. Tuesday 7th April
    7th April 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Easter Holidays. Wednesday 8th April
    8th April 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Easter Holidays. Thursday 9th April
    9th April 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm

Stanwick Lakes is excited to announce another year’s worth of dates for our adventurous Otters Holiday Club! Whether you are a working parent looking for childcare or a fun holiday club, or you would just like your child to be able to get out and be adventurous, then the Otters Holiday Club is for you! We run (more…)

Price Qty*
The Otters Club, Monday 6th April, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 6th April, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 6th April, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 7th April, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 7th April, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 7th April, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 8th April, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 8th April, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 8th April, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 9th April, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 9th April, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 9th April, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  

  • Easter Egg Trail
    10th April 2020
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Easter Egg Trail
    11th April 2020
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Easter Egg Trail
    12th April 2020
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Easter Egg Trail
    13th April 2020
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Take part in our Easter Egg Trail at Stanwick Lakes. Follow the clues around the Solstice Lake to win a prize! Pick up your clue sheet from the Visitor Centre and return to collect your prize Approx 2k walk accessible on foot, also suitable for buggies and wheelchair users.  Easter Egg Trail is £2.00 per (more…)


  • The Otters Club - Easter Holidays. Tuesday 14th April
    14th April 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Easter Holidays. Wednesday 15th April
    15th April 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Easter Holidays. Thursday 16th April
    16th April 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Easter Holidays. Friday 17th April
    17th April 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm

Stanwick Lakes is excited to announce another year’s worth of dates for our adventurous Otters Holiday Club! Whether you are a working parent looking for childcare or a fun holiday club, or you would just like your child to be able to get out and be adventurous, then the Otters Holiday Club is for you! We run (more…)

Price Qty*
The Otters Club, Tuesday 14th April, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 14th April, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 14th April, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 15th April, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 15th April, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 15th April, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 16th April, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 16th April, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 16th April, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 17th April, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 17th April, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 17th April, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  

  • Oil Painting with Catherine Matthews
    21st April 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Oil Painting with Catherine Matthews
    19th May 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Oil Painting with Catherine Matthews
    16th June 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Oil Painting Course with Catherine Matthews   Oil painting course with Catherine Matthews 3 part oil painting course. Designed to build confidence and skills in colour theory and oil painting. 21st, April, 19th May, 16th June 2020. These relaxed and informative workshops take place between 10.30am & 1pm and are suitable for all abilities. £60 (more…)


  • Trading Places Blacksmithing - introductory course
    24th April 2020
    9:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • Trading Places Blacksmithing - introductory course
    1st May 2020
    9:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • Trading Places Blacksmithing - introductory course
    11th November 2020
    9:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • Trading Places Blacksmithing - introductory course
    12th November 2020
    9:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • Trading Places Blacksmithing - introductory course
    13th November 2020
    9:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • Trading Places Blacksmithing - introductory course
    14th November 2020
    9:15 am - 5:00 pm

This Trading Places course introduces the basic skills of Blacksmithing, a trade that used to be found in every village and was at the heart of countryside life for hundreds of years. You will learn about managing the forge and heating your steel to around 1200 degrees Celsius. Discover the techniques of drawing down and shaping the (more…)


  • Glass Fused Tealight Holder Workshop
    28th April 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

  Glass Fused Tealight Holder Workshop with Fired Imagination Tuesday 28th April 2020 10.30am – 13.00pm Join Anne from Fired Imagination in the beautiful setting of Stanwick Lakes to learn how to make a fused glass tealight holder. During this workshop you will be shown a range of techniques & get to experience a wide variety (more…)


  • Dawn Chorus Walk
    3rd May 2020
    6:00 am - 8:30 am

Join local RSPB volunteers on international Dawn Chorus Day for an early morning bird walk to experience the morning chorus of birds and learn to identify the key songsters. After you walk, enjoy a breakfast roll in the Cafe Solar. £6 per person, includes breakfast sandwich and parking. Booking Essential – Free car parking for (more…)

Price Qty*
Dawn Chorus Walk £6.00 (GBP)  

  • Learn to Needle Felt - Spring Bee
    5th May 2020
    10:15 am - 1:00 pm

Learn To Needle Felt – Spring Bee Tuesday 5th May 2020 Come and join Loubilou who will take you through the process of creating a bumblebee on a spring, mounted on a vintage cotton reel. All materials required will be provided. Suitable for both beginners and those that have felted before. PRICE £25 per person. (more…)


  • Mixed Media Workshop with Catherine Matthews
    11th May 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Mixed Media Workshop with Catherine Matthews Monday 11th May 2020 10.30am – 1.00pm Charcoal and ink birds. Explore this unusual combination of media to create colourful studies of beautiful creatures. These relaxed and informative workshops focus on observational drawing skills, techniques for drawing accurate shape, adding detail, texture and colour. All materials are provided and (more…)


  • Button Art Workshop
    12th May 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Button Art Workshop
    1st October 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Button Art Workshops at Stanwick Lakes with Pauline Procter. Make a beautiful keepsake using buttons. Picture frame and buttons included but feel free to bring your own special buttons to personalise your work of art. 10.30- 1.00 pm Price £22.00 Book your place with Pauline Procter on 01933 229817   Normal Stanwick Lakes car parking (more…)


  • The Otters Club - Whitsun Holidays. Tuesday 26th May
    26th May 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Whitsun Holidays. Wednesday 27th May
    27th May 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Whitsun Holidays. Thursday 28th May
    28th May 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Whitsun Holidays. Friday 29th May
    29th May 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm

Stanwick Lakes is excited to announce another year’s worth of dates for our adventurous Otters Holiday Club! Whether you are a working parent looking for childcare or a fun holiday club, or you would just like your child to be able to get out and be adventurous, then the Otters Holiday Club is for you! We run (more…)

Price Qty*
The Otters Club, Tuesday 26th May, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 26th May, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 26th May, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 27th May, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 27th May, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 27th May, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 28th May, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 28th May, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 28th May, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 29th May, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 29th May, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 29th May, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  

  • Make your own buttons
    9th June 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Crocheted Jars
    14th July 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Crofusion
    22nd September 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Make your own Buttons, Crocheted Jars & Crofusion with Pauline Procter Learn new skills to create Dorset buttons and embroidered buttons which can be used to make jewellery or to match a project. £20. Book with Pauline on 01933 229817 This workshop is part of a series of workshops led by Pauline at Stanwick Lakes, (more…)


  • Treasure Island
    20th June 2020
    2:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Treasure Island It’s pirate ships and salty old sea dogs for Summer 2020 in Quantum Theatre’s swashbuckling new adaptation of the classic pirate adventure, Treasure Island. From the moment young Jim Hawkins stumbles upon a treasure map at the Admiral Benbow Inn he finds himself embroiled in the murky underworld of pirates – and soon (more…)


  • Trading Places Spoon Carving - introductory course
    26th June 2020
    9:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • Trading Places Spoon Carving - introductory course
    27th June 2020
    9:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • Trading Places Spoon Carving - introductory course
    22nd October 2020
    9:15 am - 5:00 pm

Spoon Carving Introductory Day Wooden spoons have been carved for thousands of years and, for most of the population, continued as an eating utensil until relatively recently. ‘Spoon’ was originally an Anglo-Saxon word that meant ‘a chip of wood’. Spoon carving requires only a few tools and within hours you can create a unique and (more…)


  • Mamma Mia
    26th June 2020
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Frozen II
    27th June 2020
    4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • The Greatest Showman
    27th June 2020
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Dirty Dancing
    24th July 2020
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Moana
    25th July 2020
    4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Frozen II
    25th July 2020
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Grease
    14th August 2020
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • To be announced
    15th August 2020
    4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Rocketman
    15th August 2020
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Movies by the Lake is a passion project by Serenity Media Ltd. ​Using new LED wall technology Movies by the Lake offers day time outdoor cinema experiences as well as evening screenings at Stanwick Lakes. ​ Providing a mixture of family favourites, block buster hits and all time favourite screenings throughout the summer. FAQ can (more…)

Price Qty*
Movies by the Lake £0.00 (GBP)  

  • Dichoric Glass Jewellery Workshop with Fired Imagination
    30th June 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Dichoric Glass Jewellery Workshop with Fired Imagination Tuesday 30th June 2020 10.30am – 13.00pm Join Anne from Fired Imagination in the beautiful setting of Stanwick Lakes for this fun & informative workshop of how to make fused glass jewellery. In this workshop you will get to work with beautiful dichroic glass & learn how to (more…)


  • Trading Places Wood Carving - one day course
    11th July 2020
    9:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • Trading Places Wood Carving - one day course
    17th October 2020
    9:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • Trading Places Wood Carving - one day course
    18th October 2020
    9:15 am - 5:00 pm

Have you ever wanted to learn the traditional craft of Wood Carving? This one day course is suitable for those just starting out and also for carvers who would like to develop their skills further. The day starts with the introduction of the tools and techniques and materials used for making a wood carving by hand. This (more…)


  • Mixed Media - Collage & Paint
    13th July 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Mixed Media Workshop Monday 13th July 2020 10.30am – 13.00pm Mixed media collage and paint. Expressive colours. Layering and manipulating materials to create textures and atmosphere. These relaxed and informative workshops focus on observational drawing skills, techniques for drawing accurate shape, adding detail, texture and colour. All materials are provided and the workshops are suitable (more…)


  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Monday 20th July
    20th July 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Tuesday 21st July
    21st July 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Wednesday 22nd July
    22nd July 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Thursday 23rd July
    23rd July 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Friday 24th July
    24th July 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm

Stanwick Lakes is excited to announce another year’s worth of dates for our adventurous Otters Holiday Club! Whether you are a working parent looking for childcare or a fun holiday club, or you would just like your child to be able to get out and be adventurous, then the Otters Holiday Club is for you! We run (more…)

Price Qty*
The Otters Club, Monday 20th July, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 20th July, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 20th July, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 21st July, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 21st July, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 21st July, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 22nd July, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 22nd July, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 22nd July, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 23rd July, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 23rd July, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 23rd July, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 24th July, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 24th July, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 24th July, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  

  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Monday 27th July
    27th July 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Tuesday 28th July
    28th July 2020 - 29th July 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Wednesday 29th July
    29th July 2020 - 30th July 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Thursday 30th July
    30th July 2020 - 31st July 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Friday 31st July
    31st July 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm

Stanwick Lakes is excited to announce another year’s worth of dates for our adventurous Otters Holiday Club! Whether you are a working parent looking for childcare or a fun holiday club, or you would just like your child to be able to get out and be adventurous, then the Otters Holiday Club is for you! We run (more…)

Price Qty*
The Otters Club, Monday 27th July, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 27th July, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 27th July, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 28th July, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 28th July, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 28th July, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 29th July, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 29th July, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 29th July, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 30th July, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 30th July, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 30th July, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 31st July, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 31st July, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 31st July, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  

  • Winged Wonders
    1st August 2020
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Join butterfly and dragonfly expert Doug Goddard, on a wonderful walk around Stanwick Lakes to discover the sites beautiful winged creatures. £2 per person or £1 for members of Stanwick Lakes. Booking is strongly recommended. Available below, or by calling 01933 625522 between 10am – 4pm. Suitable for families, standard car parking charges apply. In (more…)

Price Qty*
Winged Wonders - Members Ticket £1.00 (GBP)  
Winged Wonders - Non-Members Ticket £2.00 (GBP)  

  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Monday 3rd August
    3rd August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Tuesday 4th August
    4th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Wednesday 5th August
    5th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Thursday 6th August
    6th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Friday 7th August
    7th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm

Stanwick Lakes is excited to announce another year’s worth of dates for our adventurous Otters Holiday Club! Whether you are a working parent looking for childcare or a fun holiday club, or you would just like your child to be able to get out and be adventurous, then the Otters Holiday Club is for you! We run (more…)

Price Qty*
The Otters Club, Monday 3rd August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 3rd August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 3rd August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 4th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 4th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 4th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 5th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 5th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 5th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 6th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 6th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 6th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 7th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 7th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 7th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  

  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Monday 10th August
    10th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Tuesday 11th August
    11th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Wednesday 12th August
    12th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Thursday 13th August
    13th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Friday 14th August
    14th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm

Stanwick Lakes is excited to announce another year’s worth of dates for our adventurous Otters Holiday Club! Whether you are a working parent looking for childcare or a fun holiday club, or you would just like your child to be able to get out and be adventurous, then the Otters Holiday Club is for you! We run (more…)

Price Qty*
The Otters Club, Monday 10th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 10th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 10th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 11th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 11th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 11th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 12th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 12th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 12th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 13th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 13th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 13th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 14th August Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 14th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 14th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  

  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Monday 17th August
    17th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Tuesday 18th August
    18th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Wednesday 19th August
    19th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Thursday 20th August
    20th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Friday 21st August
    21st August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm

Stanwick Lakes is excited to announce another year’s worth of dates for our adventurous Otters Holiday Club! Whether you are a working parent looking for childcare or a fun holiday club, or you would just like your child to be able to get out and be adventurous, then the Otters Holiday Club is for you! We run (more…)

Price Qty*
The Otters Club, Monday 17th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 17th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 17th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 18th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 18th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 18th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 19th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 19th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 19th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 20th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 20th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 20th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 21st August Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 21st August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 21st August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  

  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Monday 24th August
    24th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Tuesday 25th August
    25th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Wednesday 26th August
    26th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Thursday 26th August
    27th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm
  • The Otters Club - Summer Holidays. Friday 27th August
    28th August 2020
    8:30 am - 5:45 pm

Stanwick Lakes is excited to announce another year’s worth of dates for our adventurous Otters Holiday Club! Whether you are a working parent looking for childcare or a fun holiday club, or you would just like your child to be able to get out and be adventurous, then the Otters Holiday Club is for you! We run (more…)

Price Qty*
The Otters Club, Monday 24th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 24th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Monday 24th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 25th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 25th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Tuesday 25th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 26th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 26th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Wednesday 26th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 27th August, Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 27th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Thursday 27th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 28th August Short Day (9am-3pm) £22.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 28th August, Core Day (8.50am-5.10pm) £25.00 (GBP)  
The Otters Club, Friday 28th August, Full Day (8.30am-5.45pm) £28.00 (GBP)  

  • 3 Fused Glass Christmas Stars Workshop with Fired Imagination
    24th September 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

3 Fused Glass Christmas Stars Workshop  With Fired Imagination   Thursday 24th September 2020 10.30am – 13.00pm Join Anne from Fired Imagination for this fun & creative session, designing & creating 3 gorgeous fused glass Christmas stars. Lovely to hang on your tree or give as gifts. All equipment and materials will be provided and (more…)


  • Trading Places Rustic Furniture - two day course
    24th October 2020 - 25th October 2020
    9:15 am - 5:00 pm

Introduction to Green Woodworking This introductory Green Woodwork course is an ideal opportunity to try a great traditional craft by making a piece of charming rustic furniture . You’ll start this course by being given pieces of a simple ash log and end it with your own unique, hand crafted, rustic stool or small table! Traditional tools (more…)


  • 3 Fused Glass Christmas Trees- Fired Imagination
    5th November 2020
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

3 Fused Glass Christmas Tree Decorations With Fired Imagination Tuesday 5th November 2020  10.30am – 13.00pm Join Anne for this fun festive workshop, making 3 fused glass xmas tree decorations. Perfect to either hang on your tree or give as gifts. No previous experience necessary. All materials & equipment provided After the workshop your work (more…)