Family Friendly

  • Fishing Tutorial at Stanwick Lakes Fisheries
    30th July 2019
    8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Fishing Tutorials at Stanwick Lakes Fisheries Tuesday 28th May & Tuesday 30th July   Join Phil Dunn at the Stanwick Lakes Fisheries for a free family coarse fishing instruction. Some equipment supplied. For information or to book your space call Phil on 07974 300015 (more…)


  • Wilder Arts - Tuesday 30th July 2019
    30th July 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Wilder Arts - Monday 5th August 2019
    5th August 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Wilder Arts - Monday 12th August 2019
    12th August 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Wilder Arts - Monday 19th August 2019
    19th August 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Wilder Arts - Monday 26th August 2019
    26th August 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Wilder Arts - Monday 2nd September 2019
    2nd September 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Summer Holiday Fun! Join Wilder Arts Ceramics at Stanwick Lakes 30th July, 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th August and 2nd September 2019. Paint beautiful bisque ceramic ornaments to take home or give as a unique gift in this afternoon drop in workshop. Prices start from £3.50 Standard Car Parking Charges will Apply. (more…)


  • A Midsummer Nights dream
    7th August 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Quantum Theatre presents: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM Shakespeare’s most popular comedy of love and intrigue, magic and mayhem, is brought to life by family favourites Quantum Theatre in their wonderfully funny and exuberant production of the Shakespeare classic. Set on that most dangerous of nights when fairies are abroad and nothing is as it seems (more…)


  • Family Bird Walk - Sunday 8th September 2019
    8th September 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Family Bird Walk - Boxing Day - FREE WALK
    26th December 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Family Bird Walk - Sunday 8th March 2020
    8th March 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join local RSPB volunteers for a bird walk to learn about the resident and migrant birds found in and around Stanwick Lakes. Meet outside the Rangers Cabin at 10am. If you own binoculars please bring them, if not there may be some available to use thanks to the RSPB volunteers. Tickets cost £2.50 for adults, £1.50 for (more…)

Price Qty*
Family Bird Walk Sunday 2nd June 2019 - Adult Ticket £2.50 (GBP)   Expired
Family Bird Walk Sunday 2nd June 2019 - Child Ticket £1.50 (GBP)   Expired
Family Bird Walk Sunday 8th September 2019 - Adult Ticket £2.50 (GBP)  
Family Bird Walk Sunday 8th September 2019 - Child Ticket £1.50 (GBP)  
FREE boxing day Walk - Adult Ticket £0.00 (GBP)  
FREE boxing day Walk - Child Ticket £0.00 (GBP)  
Family Bird Walk Sunday 8th March 2020- Adult Ticket £2.50 (GBP)  
Family Bird Walk Sunday 8th March 2020- Child Ticket £1.50 (GBP)  

  • Turning over a New Leaf
    14th September 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Searching for autumn fruits and fungi.
  • Autumnal Ramble
    12th October 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Discovering the creatures of the night.
  • Viking Invaders
    9th November 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Looking at the water cycle and aquatic creatures.
  • Curious Creatures Christmas Carnival
    14th December 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Rocky-coast Christmas party!
  • Owl Detectives
    11th January 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Digging up the past and looking at evolution.
  • Tails of the River Bank
    8th February 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    - Investigating food chains and predators.
  • 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…)