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Saturday Activity & Social- Rushmere Country Park

17 August @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Come join us for an interactive activity at Rushmere Country Park for all carers, cared for and families!

This activity will include;

  • Walk into the woods using the family trail route to experience the wood, meet different trees and other sensory activities
  • Bird spotting and recording and ID skills
  •  Ark Glade activity Nest fun – learn about different nests and make our own with different materials.
  • Link back to the Herons View Centre and see any remaining herons at the heronry.
  • A separate café area for time out to enjoy some company with other carers (café purchases are at your own expense).
  • A Carers in Bedfordshire Support worker to offer information, advice and a listening ear.
  • Occasional raffle. Tickets are £1 each (CASH ONLY).

There is a small charge of £2 per person for the all those taking part in the Rushmere Country Park , which can be paid on the day of the session.

Places for the Rushmere Park Activity are limited, therefore if you would like to attend, please fill in this form Rushmere Country Park to provisionally book your space.

If the weather dictates the activities will be held indoors but we will try and be outside for as much time as possible.

If you just wish to attend the café you do not need to book, just turn up on the day.

Please note that your child/family must be supervised by an adult at all times and are your responsibility.

All sign ups will be responded to accordingly and notified if you have a space or are on the waiting list. Full details will be provided closer to the event date.

What to bring:

  • Outdoor shoes or boots that you don’t mind getting muddy, ideally waterproof (most importantly are comfortable to walk in and be outside.)
  • Warm clothes and waterproof coat
  • A drink & snack if required.
  • Any necessary medication.

There is no charge for this activity but donations are very much appreciated. Please use our JustGiving page  which enable us to provide activities just like this one.

Meeting Point: Herons View Visitor Centre, Rushmere Country Park, Linslade Road, Heath and Reach, Bedfordshire, LU7 0EB



Rushmere Country Park
Rushmere Country Park, Linslade Road, Heath And Reach
Bedfordshire, LU7 0EB United Kingdom
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