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THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

Health Walks

Throughout the week, across the Borough | FOC

Walking is beneficial for both your physical and mental wellbeing. There are 17 guided walks across the borough, varying from 1 to 5 miles to suit your ability and fitness. All walks led by trained volunteers with social opportunities after walks. Contact healthwalks@wokingham.gov.uk or call Glen Goudie 0118 974 3729.

 

Parkrun: Dinton Pastures and California Country Parks

Saturday mornings | DP & CCP | FOC

Join the national sensation! Free 5km runs at Dinton Pastures RG10 0TH and California Country Park RG40 4HU. www.parkrun.org.uk

 

SHINE activities

Throughout the week | across Wokingham Borough Council

Activities available for over 60's across the Borough on the SHINE programme, including Monday morning Nordic walking at Dinton Pastures. All equipment provided. For more information and prices contact shine@wokingham.gov.uk

 

Lavells Wetland Trust conservation work party

Monthly | details: www.lavells.org.uk| Lavells Lake Car Park RG10 0SU

Every fourth Sunday a team of volunteers help to manage the northern perimeter of Dinton Pastures.  All tools are provided.

 

RSPB Bird spotting and Wildlife Walk

Monthly | DP | 9am | £2pp donation to RSPB

Join a group of local bird spotters to enjoy a short walk and find out about the wildlife on and around the lakes. Details on www.rspb.org.uk.

 

MARCH

Running Miles Easter Challenge

28 March | DAC | Age 18+ | from £34

Take part in a 6 hour race completing as many 5km laps as possible. Eight laps make a marathon! www.runningmiles.co.uk

 

Wokingham 5km /10km

31 March | DP | Age 15+ | from £13

Back for the third year, get on the trails for a 5km or 10km race.  www.barnesfitness.co.uk

 


APRIL

Spring Watch Canoe Tour

6 April | 10:30am-12:30pm | DAC | Age 4+| Adult £17 / Child £12

See the lake come to life on our guided morning paddles. Explore the lake in stable, rafted canoes with coffee and cake after. Booking essential.

 

Easter Full Moon Canoe Tour

19 April | 8pm-10pm | DAC | Age 4+ | Adult £19 / Child £14

Take to the lake on the Easter weekend for a guided tour in rafted canoes under the full moon. Booking essential.

 

Walking Book Group

25 April | 10:30am -12pm | DP | Age 18+ | FOC

Enjoy the fresh air as we chat about books. The walk starts/ends at the Dragonfly Café, RG10 0TH. Call Wokingham Library on 0118 9781368 to book. Booking essential.


Dawn Chorus Nature Walk

28 April | www.lavells.org.uk | DP | Child FOC/ Adult £2pp

Enjoy the spectacle of the dawn chorus with knowledgeable local enthusiasts for a three to 3.5 hour walk. 



MAY

Dinton 5km / 10km Summer Series

9 May | 7:30pm | DP | Age 16+ | from £13

A firm favourite annual race series, 5km or 10km around the lakes. Suitable for all abilities and a great way to see your progression. www.barnesfitness.co.uk


Spring Watch Canoe Tour

26 May | 10:30am-12:30pm | DAC | Age 4+| Adult £17 / Child £12

See the lake come to life on our guided morning paddles. Explore the lake in stable, rafted canoes with coffee and cake after. Booking essential.

 

Outdoor Let’s Explore

29 May Wokingham Library 9:30am -10:15am, Woodley Library 11:30am-12:15pm | 31 October, Lower Earley 9:30am-10:15am, Woodley 11:30am -12:15pm | Age 3-8 | FOC

A fun and creative session exploring the outdoors and nature. www.wokingham.gov.uk/libraries

 

Sunset Stand Up Paddleboard Tour

29 May | 8pm-10pm | DAC | Age 10+ | Adult £20 / Child £15

As the dark descends, we light up your paddleboards and take you on a night time guided tour of the lake. Booking essential.