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Gardens

Spring Glorious Gardens Tour - 11 May

Date: 11 May 2016
Price: £4

Meet the Brockhole gardener for an informal walk and talk around the centre's beautiful and historic Mawson gardens.

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Adventure

Den building, Bushcraft and Survival Skills - 14 May

Date: 14 May 2016
Price: £9

Get to grips with basic survival skills, including shelter building, fire lighting and rope, string and knot tying.

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Arts and crafts

21st Century Landscape Art Class - 14 May

Date: 14 May 2016
Price: Adults £15, children (under 18 years) £10. Children must be accompanied by a paying adult. Price includes light refreshments.

This contemporary art experience, led by leading digital artist Joseph Connor has been designed to encourage you to stop and sketch what you see in the landscape using everyday digital devices.

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Wildlife

Animal Encounters - 15 May

Date: 15 May 2016
Price: £5 (one accompanying adult goes free)

Meet Gizmo and Spike the sugar gliders, Felix the polecat, Charlie the chinchilla and Tiggywinkle the hedgehog.

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Watersports

Have a go at Rafting - 21 May

Date: 21 May 2016
Price: £9

Build your own raft and see if you can stay afloat on Windermere.

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Music and culture

Blencathra - An After Dark Outdoor Cinema Experience

Date: 21-22 May 2016
Price: Film only - £12.50, Film including picnic - £22.50, Film including pre performance evening meal £38.50, per person

Nurture Lakeland presents a unique hour long version of Terry Abraham's new film 'Life of a Mountain: Blencathra'. An after dark, outdoor cinematic experience on the shores of Windermere, using a mobile solar powered cinema supplied by global outdoor gear company, Patagonia.

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Arts and crafts

21st Century Landscape Art Class - 21 May

Date: 21 May 2016
Price: Adults £15, children (under 18 years) £10. Children must be accompanied by a paying adult. Price includes light refreshments.

This contemporary art experience, led by leading digital artist Joseph Connor has been designed to encourage you to stop and sketch what you see in the landscape using everyday digital devices.

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Watersports

Explore Windermere by Canoe - 22 May

Date: 22 May 2016
Price: £8

Canoeing taster sessions to help you get to grips with the basics.

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Gardens

Spring Glorious Gardens Tour - 25 May

Date: 25 May 2016
Price: £4

Meet the Brockhole gardener for an informal walk and talk around the centre's beautiful and historic Mawson gardens.

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Adventure

Have a go at Archery - 28 May to 5 June

Date: 28 May - 5 Jun 2016
Price: £8

Get to grips with the techniques involved in using a bow and arrow and hit your target!

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Wildlife

Birdwatch at Brockhole - 29 May

Date: 29 May 2016
Price: Free

Our volunteers will be in the bird hide today to help you identify the birds and animals in the woodland surrounding Brockhole.

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Adventure

Guided Family Cycle Ride - Windermere - 29 May

Date: 29 May 2016
Price: Adults £20, children £12

A unique opportunity to enjoy a sail on the lake and explore Windermere by bike – without the hassle of traffic. You will be led by trained cycle leaders, crossing the lake from Brockhole via the unique Bike Boat to the quiet western shore.

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