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Denham

UB9 5PG

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Events in Denham


The following events are being held at the Colne Valley Park Visitor Centre
Denham Country Park, Denham Court Drive, Denham, UB9 5PG

Go Wild in Denham click here to download a guide to 12 activities FREE or under £1.50 for the whole family at the Colne Valley Visitor Centre.

Green & Wild Parties

Experience the wild in style with your very own birthday party at the Colne Valley Park Visitor Centre! Choose from a variety of fun outdoor activities run by experienced activity leaders, then have a birthday feast in your own private party room! If you’re not so Wild about the outdoors then have a look at our NEW Green & Crafty parties option for indoor fun! For more information contact  Sarah.Hodgett@Groundwork.org.uk, alternatively drop into the visitor centre to speak to a member of staff. 

April

Easter Holiday Crafts

Saturday 5th April – Wednesday 23rd April 10.30 -3.30pm
Denham Country Park, Denham court drive, Denham, UB9 5PG
Keep the kids busy this Easter! Choose from our selection of craft bags starting at £1 each and have a go at making an Easter or wild craft! Use our craft area where everything you need will be provided. Turn up to take part. Call 01895 833 375 for information

Scavenger Crafts

Thursday 10th April 11-12.30 & 1.30 – 3pm
Denham Country Park, Denham court drive, Denham, UB9 5PG
Get outdoors and scavenge the woods with our activity leaders to find natural materials to help you create a piece of art to take home. £2.50 per child. Booking essential. Call 01895 833 375 for information or email
sarah.hodgett@groundwork.org.uk

Get off Auto Photography Course

Going Digital London and the South East
Saturday 12th April 10.00am – 4.00pm
Suitable for complete beginners.  If you've been using your camera in Auto and you're ready to unlock its true potential you'll love this workshop. With small, friendly groups (with a maximum of 10 students per tutor), you'll have ample hands-on practice and take home handouts and assignments to refine your skills - practice makes perfect! Telephone: 01323 873400, Email: southeast@goingdigital.co.uk
Check the website for more details  www.goingdigital.co.uk

Get Creative Photography Course

Going Digital London and the South East
Sunday 13th April 10.00am – 4.00pm
Build on our
Get off Auto workshop (or if you're already confidently shooting in Aperture Priority). Unleash your camera's full potential. With lots of hands-on photography throughout the day, we'll show you how to put your camera through its paces, be more creative and try lots of new techniques including Action photography from children at play to sports and panning for motorsport shots along with Manual Mode - how and why to use it. Telephone: 01323 873400, Email: southeast@goingdigital.co.uk Check the website for more details  www.goingdigital.co.uk

Mini Beast Madness!

Tuesday 15th April 11am- 12pm  & 1pm-2pm
Create and personalise a fantastic bug hotel to take home and discover our ‘Secret Woodland’. Go in search of creepy crawlies hiding in the park! £2.50 per child. Booking essential call 01895 833 375 for information or email sarah.hodgett@groundwork.org.uk

Scavenger Boat racing

Thursday 17th April 11-12.30 & 1.30 – 3pm
Scavenge the woods to find natural materials to help you build a boat to race down the River Misbourne! Will yours sink, float or win?  £2.50 per child. Booking essential Call 01895 833 375 for information or email
sarah.hodgett@groundwork.org.uk

Be a Victorian Brickie!

Groundwork South
Saturday 19th April 10.30am-12.30pm
Come and make a clay brick using traditional methods which will contribute to the London’s Foundations heritage project.  Make a souvenir clay decoration and a Victorian toy to take home.  Have your photo taken dressed as a Victorian brick worker and learn more about this local history.  Free event but booking essential.  Suitable for 5 years upwards.  Contact Dhush Selvarajah on 07718 043105 or at
dhush.selvarajah@groundwork.org.uk for more information and to book.

Easter Hunt!

Sunday 20th April 10.30am-3pm
A fun day out for the whole family!  Hunt across Denham Country Park in search of Easter clues and find the answers to the questions along the way to receive a prize! £1.00 per child, turn up to take part. Call 01895 833375 or email
sarah.hodgett@groundwork.org.uk for information and to book.

Explorers

Now available any time the visitor centre is open.
Come along to the Visitor Centre and pick up an explorer map of Denham Country Park, a great activity for the whole family. Follow the trail and answer questions along the way! Only £1. Turn up to take part. Suitable for children ages 4+. Call 01895 833375 for more details.

Orienteering!

Now available any time the visitor centre is open.
Pick up an orienteering map of the park from the Visitor Centre, and have a go at our orienteering course! Only £1. Bring a compass, buy or hire one from us! £5 refundable deposit for compass hire. Turn up to take part. Suitable for adults and children ages 8+. Call 01895 833375 for more details.

Get Crafty!

Anytime, all year round!- Perfect for rainy days

Let the kids be creative and leave the clearing up to us! Buy your very own themed craft bag from the Colne Valley Park Visitor Centre. Use our space and materials to keep the kids entertained! Different themes available and changed regularly, ranging in price from £1-£3! Suitable for ages 3-11yrs. Drop in to have a go. Call 01895 833375 for more information.