Family

Enjoy family friendly fun with our range of activities and events!

Birding Bonanza!

Sep 16, 2017 - Sep 16, 2017

Rushden Lakes Visitor Centre.

10am - 4pm. £3 per child. Rushden Lakes Visitor Centre. Drop in session - no need to book. Drop in to Rushden Lakes Visitor Centre to join in with a variety of bird themed activities. Make a bird kite to ‘fly’ around our nature trail, take a homemade bird feeder for your garden or balcony and discover the variety of bird life at the Nene Wetlands using binoculars, telescopes and hidden wildlife cameras. E: simon.gardner@wildlifebcn.org

Nene Valley Trail

Sep 16, 2017 - Sep 24, 2017

Barnwell Country Park

10am - 4pm. Free. Enjoy a pleasant stroll around the park and enjoy learning about the backwaters of the River Nene with activities, facts and questions along the way. Collect sheet from Kingfisher Café. Car parking charge applies.

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Bird Crafts

Sep 23, 2017 - Sep 23, 2017

Barnwell Country Park

10.30am-12pm. £1 per child. Car parking charges apply. Join the Ranger in the visitor centre for a Bird themed craft session! No need to book, just turn up Please note wear old clothing as there might be glues and paints used. T: 0300 126 5931 W: www.firstforwellbeing.co.uk E: Barnwell@firstforwellbeing.co.uk

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Guided Bird Walk

Sep 23, 2017 - Sep 23, 2017

Barnwell Country Park

£1 per child. Sessions at 1:30pm -2:30pm & 2:30pm - 3:30pm. Please book before noon on 23 September. Join the Ranger for this children’s introduction to our feathered friends. Please bring your binoculars. Limited number of binoculars will be available to borrow. T: 0300 126 5931 W: www.firstforwellbeing.co.uk E:Barnwell@firstforwellbeing.co.uk

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RSPB Membership Stand

Sep 23, 2017 -

Ferry Meadows Country Park

Drop in. Free. Talk to members from the RSPB and find out how you can give nature a home.

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Little Bug Hunt

Sep 23, 2017 - Sep 23, 2017

Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre, Rushden Lakes

10.30am – 12noon. £6 per person. Calling all Wildlife detectives! Search our wildlife discovery area for all kinds of bugs and beasties then join us back at the visitor centre to make a minibeast to take home. All equipment and resources provided for all budding young David Attenboroughs! Come dressed for the outdoors. Booking essential. E: simon.gardner@wildlifebcn.org

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Bug Hunting Sunday

Sep 24, 2017 - Sep 24, 2017

Barnwell Country Park

£1 per child. Sessions at 10:30am -12:30pm & 1:30pm - 3:30pm. Join the Ranger as you hunt down the smaller creatures that live under logs, around the trees, in the grass and in the soil, using a range of equipment. £1 per child, Car parking charges apply Booking recommended. T: 0300 126 5931 W: www.firstforwellbeing.co.uk E: Barnwell@firstforwellbeing.co.uk

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