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  • Secret Stanwick Quest
    15th July 2017 - 1st January 2019
    11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Calling all intrepid explorers… Find our Secret Stanwick Quest packs in the Shop of Stanwick Lakes Visitor Centre, or the Refreshment Kiosk to start your adventure to some of the secret locations of Stanwick Lakes!   Follow the clues to find hidden areas and earn the title of Stanwick Explorer! Get our booklet stamped along (more…)

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  • Making History
    23rd September 2017
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Making History
    24th September 2017
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm

A Victorian weekend celebration with traditional craft demos, children’s activities and the amazing re-enactor group ” the Ragged Victorians” ! The event marks the completion of our 4 year Heritage Lottery project “Trading Places”. Discover how local communities have brought the traditional trades and crafts of their towns and villages to life. Free thanks to (more…)

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  • A Walk Through Time
    24th September 2017
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join Archaeologist Andy Chapman to discover the history of Stanwick lakes on this gentle walk. Booking recommended – £2.00 per person [£1.00 for members] Normal carpark charges apply (more…)

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  • Pottery Studio
    25th September 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Pottery Studio
    27th November 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Do you love pottery but don’t have the materials or equipment?  Have ideas but need support to realise designs? Come and create your own pottery with an artist’s support. Booking essential – £15 per session – Book with Lisa on 07809205273 Normal carpark charges apply (more…)


  • Pottery Studio
    25th September 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Pottery Studio
    27th November 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Do you love pottery but don’t have the materials or equipment? Have ideas but need support to realise designs? Come and create your own pottery with an artist’s support. £15 per person per session including materials and firing. Book with Lisa Igo on 07809 205273 Normal carpark charges apply (more…)

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  • Free Taster Session
    25th September 2017
    2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
  • Free Taster Session
    23rd October 2017
    2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
  • Free Taster Session
    20th November 2017
    2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
  • Free Taster Session
    18th December 2017
    2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
  • Free Taster Session
    29th January 2018
    2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
  • Free Taster Session
    26th February 2018
    2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
  • Free Taster Session
    26th March 2018
    2:00 pm - 2:45 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 (more…)

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  • Free Health Walk
    26th September 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
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  • Free Health Walk
    3rd October 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    10th October 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    17th October 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    24th October 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    31st October 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    21st November 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    7th November 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    14th November 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    28th November 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    5th December 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    12th December 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    19th December 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)

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…)

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  • Button Workshop
    26th September 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Make a beautiful keepsake. Picture frame and buttons included but you can bring your own special buttons to personalise your picture. £15 per person Book with Pauline Procter on 01933 229817 Normal carpark charges apply. (more…)

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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    27th September 2017
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    4th October 2017
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    11th October 2017
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    18th October 2017
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    25th October 2017
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    1st November 2017
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    8th November 2017
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    15th November 2017
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    22nd November 2017
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    29th November 2017
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    29th November 2017
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    27th September 2017
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    4th October 2017
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    11th October 2017
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    18th October 2017
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    25th October 2017
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    1st November 2017
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    8th November 2017
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • The Rainbow Cafe
    15th November 2017
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    22nd November 2017
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
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  • The Rainbow Cafe
    29th November 2017
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)

Join us on Wednesday’s for our weekly Rainbow Cafe! 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…)

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  • Free Health Walk
    28th September 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
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  • Free Health Walk
    5th October 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    12th October 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    19th October 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    26th October 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    2nd November 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    9th November 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    16th November 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    23rd November 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    30th November 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    7th December 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Free Health Walk
    14th December 2017
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
    - Datetime Description (optional)

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…)

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  • Glass Fusing
    28th September 2017
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Choose your colours then create an amazing glass fused rainbow sun catcher, which will be taken away to be kiln fired, then ready to collect at Stanwick lakes a fortnight later. £20 per person Book with Teresa on 01604 859741 Normal carpark charges apply. (more…)

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  • Big Chef, Little Chef
    29th September 2017
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Big Chef, Little Chef
    27th October 2017
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Big Chef, Little Chef
    24th November 2017
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Big Chef, Little Chef
    15th December 2017
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Mix, make and munch a tasty lunch! Spend time with your child whipping up all kinds of delightful lunches in this parent and preschooler activity. Get messy in the kitchen without any of the mess! Hosted by Always Time to Bake in the Discovery Zone on alternate Fridays. £6.50 per child. To book call Karen (more…)

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  • Stanwick Bakes Morning Session
    30th September 2017
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Stanwick Bakes Morning Session
    28th October 2017
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Stanwick Bakes Morning Session
    25th November 2017
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Stanwick Bakes Morning Session
    16th December 2017
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Stanwick Bakes Afternoon Session
    30th September 2017
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Stanwick Bakes Afternoon Session
    28th October 2017
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Stanwick Bakes Afternoon Session
    25th November 2017
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Stanwick Bakes Afternoon Session
    16th December 2017
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Get your kids excited about cooking in these fun drop off sessions hosted by Always Time to Bake in the Discovery Zone on alternate Saturdays, 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 3pm. £8.50 per child. To book call Karen on  077920 13274 or email: kallworth9@gmail.com (more…)

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  • Craft Workshop - Poppies on Slate
    3rd October 2017
    10:30 am - 2:30 pm

Learn to paint poppies and corn then create a slate sign which can be hung either inside or out. £20 per person – includes slate with hanger and all painting materials. Book with Chris on 01933 460676 Normal carpark charges apply (more…)

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  • Mixed Media - Exploring Pattern in Landscape
    9th October 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Mixed Media - Winter Birds
    13th November 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Mixed Media - Frosty Flowers and Seed Heads
    11th December 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

The workshops focus on observational drawing skills, techniques for drawing accurate shapes, adding detail, texture and colour.  All materials will be provided and the workshops are suitable for all abilities. £15 per person per workshop Book with Catherine Matthews on 07931 103204 [catherinehelenmatthews@hotmail.com] Normal carpark charges apply (more…)

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  • Craft Workshop - Needle Felted Hare
    10th October 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Learn the basic techniques of needle felting, then use what you have learned to make a little hare. £15 per person – Book with Julie on 07801 505658 Normal carpark charges apply (more…)

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  • 13th October 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Sculpt a hanging Christmas decoration for your tree. Also there will be a painting session on Friday 1 December. £8 per person – to book please email l.williams@rftrust.org.uk Normal carpark charges apply (more…)

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  • 16th October 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

A Crochet Club, at each session we will learn the stitches to create different style if crocheted squares. By the end of the year you will have made an Afghan Blanket! £10 per session. Book by calling Pauline on 01933 229817 Upcoming Dates 20th November (more…)

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  • 19th October 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

This is a taught sculpture class with a qualified art teacher using a range of recycled materials such as metal and wire. All materials are included in the workshop fee For more details and to book contact Catherine on 07931 103204 Normal carpark charges apply (more…)

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  • Stanwick Stitchers
    20th October 2017
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Stanwick Stitchers
    17th November 2017
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • Stanwick Stitchers
    15th December 2017
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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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 meets at 10:30am on the 3rd Friday of the month. Normal carpark charges apply (more…)

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  • October Half-Term Activities
    23rd October 2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • October Half-Term Activities
    24th October 2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • October Half-Term Activities
    25th October 2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • October Half-Term Activities
    26th October 2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • October Half-Term Activities
    27th October 2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    - Datetime Description (optional)
  • October Half-Term Activities
    28th October 2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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  • October Half-Term Activities
    29th October 2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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  • October Half-Term Activities
    30th October 2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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A jam-packed week of Halloween-themed activities.  There’s an outdoor trail, creepy Halloween crafts and our new Spooky Lantern Walk [see separate entry for more details]. Modest charges or donations for each activity Normal carpark charges apply (more…)

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  • Spooky Lantern Walk
    28th October 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Families are invited to join us to make paper lanterns in the Visitor Centre before being led on a spooky evening walk around the Lake to look for Scarecrows! We will return for warm drinks & snacks (available to purchase from Cafe Solar.) Suitable for all ages, free parking. BOOKING ESSENTIAL – available online or (more…)

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Single Person Ticket £3.00 (GBP)  
Family Ticket £10.00 (GBP)  

  • RSPB Family Bird Walk
    29th October 2017
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Learn about the resident and migrant birds found in and around the lakes. Please book and bring your binoculars. £2.00 per person [£1.00 for members] Normal carpark charges apply   (more…)

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  • Winter Deer in Acrylics
    16th November 2017
    9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Paint a picture of a deer in a forest clearing using acrylic paints. £25.00 per person Booking essential To book and for more details phone Chris Kinsey on 01933 460676 Normal carpark charges apply (more…)

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Free Ticket £0.00 (GBP)  

  • 20th November 2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

A Crochet Club, at each session we will learn the stitches to create different style if crocheted squares. By the end of the year you will have made an Afghan Blanket! £10 per session. Book by calling Pauline on 01933 229817 (more…)

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  • Santa Run
    26th November 2017
    10:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Stanwick Lakes is the ideal venue for runners due to the network of mostly flat surfaced paths, perfect for achieving your personal best! Run at Stanwick Lakes events are organised by Rockingham Forest Trust, the same organisation that manages Stanwick Lakes. Four runs are held each year – Spring, Summer, Autumn and Santa Run. The (more…)

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