The Autumn Footprints Festival offers a great choice of free guided walks and activities over 16 days with something for everyone of all abilities.
LAUNCH AND GUIDED WALK Everyone is welcome to attend the launch of this excellent walking festival, (approximately 30 walks over 16 days), coffee and cake will be on offer. There is a guided park walk after the launch – see the FREE Autumn Footprints programme, available at the visitor centre nearer the festival, for details.
Whether you use a paper or digital map, this indoor course is designed to give beginners an introduction to map symbols, grid references and contour lines on Ordnance Survey maps.
Exhibition of the Writing ofHeanor Author Neal James
Exhibition of the Writing of Heanor Author Neal James
A walk around Shipley Country Park in search of useful trees, plants and fungi. This walk will concentrate on exploring seasonal wild food, medicine and craft materials in the area. It will also look at bushcraft basics such as fire lighting.
Come along and follow the Halloween Trail and search for the spooky clues that will help you learn about creepy critters and beastly bugs. Then use the treasure map to track down the hidden pumpkins. Return to claim your treat!
A family friendly spooktacular event with loads of Halloween crafts and activities.
Looking for something to do during Autumn half term? Why not come along to Findern Village Green and join Findern Footpath Group and Countryside Service staff for some seasonal family fun.
Join the countryside service for this introductory workshop to the art of mosaics. We will guide you while you create a stunning piece of mosaic artwork to take home. Equipment and materials provided. Suitable for beginners.