Dates for 2020:
Easter Egg Hunt: Sunday 12th April
Just £1 for all accompanied children under 12. Track down the answers to questions about interesting features of Preston park to win yourself an Easter Egg. Enter our rock painting competition to win yourself a monster Easter egg. Meet near the old Men’s Bowls Pavilion. From 10.30 to 2.30.
Preston Village Open Day: Saturday 6th June tbc
As our contribution to this year’s Open Day, Friends of Preston Park will be organising tours of the rockery, and will have a presence throughout the day in the walled garden of Preston Manor. We also intend to have some special musical guests.
Halloween Lantern Walk: Saturday 31st October, from 6 (walk starts at 7)
In front of Fitnesshub Plus, Preston Park (the old Men’s Bowls Pavilion). Calling all children up to the age of 13 with accompanying adults. Bring along your own home-made lantern and we’ll take an evening walk around the park to show it off and banish those ogres and witches. No naked flames please. We’ll be offering a prize for the best lantern.
If you want, you can come in fancy dress. There will be a prize for the best children’s fancy dress and one for adults too. We’ll have a magician performing throughout the evening and delicious hot food and drinks for sale. Full details to follow.
AGM: Saturday 7th November
Annual General Meeting, presentation of prizes for this year’s photo competition and a talk by a special guest. Venue tbc.
Xmas Wreath Making: Saturday 5th or 12th December tbc
At St Peter’s Church by Preston Manor. Make your own wreath using local greenery, for just £10. We will help you get started. Details to follow.
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