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Seasonal Events

Knit & Natter in the Coach House Cafe
Wednesdays 1pm to 3pm. Please come along, all welcome.

Car Boot Sales
Thursdays, weather permitting.  Set up at 11am, sales open 12-4pm. Plus first Saturday of the month.
The 2017 season will begin on Easter Monday. These are run independently on our field which is hired for the purpose. For further information and news on cancellations please ring Susan Cronin on 07542 775926.

A Day in the Park – Community Volunteering & Activity Days
Fabulous Food Workshops - Horticultural and Gardening Advice - Hands On Fun in the Great Outdoors. If you have any queries please ring Cat on 01229 588164 or email on Cat@ford-park.org.ukJust turn up about five minutes before the start

Bistro

TALK & SUPPER EVENINGS AT THE COACH HOUSE

Other Rooms, Hosted by Neil Curry
National award winning poet and author Neil Curry will be reading new and selected poems from his most recent publication Other Rooms
Thursday 13th September - 7.00pm
£10 per head includes talk & supper.

Book now tel: 01229 580666

Red Squirrels in the North of England, Hosted by Jackie Foott
A presentation describing the local, national and international squirrel situation, highlighting the local work of the South Lakes Red Squirrel Group to conserve our native squirrel.
Thursday 22nd September - 7.00pm
£10 per head includes talk & supper.
Book now tel: 01229 580666

With Pen & Hoe, Hosted by Julia Sanders
Educating the girl child in S. Sudan
Thursday 3rd November - 7.00pm.
£10 per head includes talk & supper.
Book now tel: 01229 580666
 

FESTIVE EVENTS AT FORD PARK

Tuesday Nov 22nd   7.00-9.30pm Glass Fusing Festive Decorations and Gifts Workshop
 Make unique glass decorations for your tree and gifts. Led by Marilyn Hale of Cumbria Glass Fusing. Tuition, materials, mulled wine and nibbles included. Booking essential. £25

Thursday Dec 1st     7.00 – 9.00pm Wreath Making Workshop
Thursday Dec 8th     Using materials gathered from the park come and spend an evening creating your own unique seasonal wreath to bring Christmas and personality to your front door. Tuition, materials, mulled wine and nibbles included.  Booking essential. £25

Sunday Dec 18th    Father Christmas at Ford Park
Father Christmas will guide small groups of children through the walled kitchen garden aglow with lanterns and lights to his workshop where he will talk to them about his year and how we can help our own wild animals through the winter. Each child will receive a gift and a present for the birds at home. Booking essential. £6

We hire out the field to organisations to host events and activities. To enquire about hiring our field please telephone our main office. 01229 580666

Ford ParkFamily activities for accompanied children

Every Wednesday from 2-4pm during school holidays.
£3 charge per child to cover resources with discount for those with Ford Park family membership.
For booking and further information please call 01229 580666.

 

Ford Park

Special Events

Appleday - Saturday 1st October. 11am - 4pm
Everything Apples and more. Enjoy a family day out at Ford Park, Activities, Stalls and much more. 

Art at The Coach House.

Sept Oct - David Macaulay

Nov Dec Lex Blakeway  Textiles


The Coach House Cafe and Bistro -finalist in the 2016 Cumbria Life Cafe Food Awards in the category ' Cafe of the Year'



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