December events around Kielder!

December 2013

Weekly Craft Group

Every Thursday :The Coffee Shed, Boe Rigg, NE48 1PE Time 7pm 9pm

Call 01434240970 for more info

Meet and Greet the Go Active Team every Monday & Friday between 14.00pm 16.15pm also experience a free archery taster

Christmas Fayre & Tree Sale 7th & 8th December
Kielder Castle

Buy more then just a Christmas Tree in the Forest! There will Be something for everybody from the gift and craft stalls at Kielder Castle. Children's activity and seasonal food and drink Are also available

MTB Volunteer Trail Days Kielder Castle 7th Dec

Do you want to put something back into the trails here at? Kielder? Get involved on a volunteer trail day and help Maintain your trail network. Bring a packed lunch, strong Boots and suitable clothing for bad weather. All tools provided Time 10 till 14.00pm

For more info Email: anthoney.le-monignan@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Traditional Craft Series Friday 6th/13th/20th & 27th Dec

Athena Arts @ Kielder Castle arts and crafts for 16yrs+. Meditate your evening away making beautiful folded paper shapes. , bath bombs bath salts, three types of glad to choose from and decorate. Make a beautiful angel/arbour and fill with lights

Time: - 18.00 20.00pm
Cost: - £10 per person
Booking: athenaevents@rocketmail.com required

Archery
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park
Monday & Fridays 2nd/6th/9th/13th/16th & 20th Dec

Learn the skills and techniques of shooting a bow and arrow in A safe, fun and interesting introduction with our GB

Archery Instructor.
Time: 10.00am
11.30am

Cost: £12 per person, Suitable 7yr+ Adult supervision for Under 16yrs
Booking Essential: 01434251000

Archery
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park
Thursday 5th/12th & 19th Dec

Learn the skills and techniques of shooting a bow and arrow in A safe, fun and interesting introduction with our GB
Archery instructor.
Time: 11.30am
13.00pm

Cost: £12 per person, Suitable 7yr+ Adult supervision for Under 16yrs
Booking Essential: 01434251000

Archery
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park
Wednesday 4t
h/11th & 18th Dec
Learn the skills and techniques of shooting a bow and arrow in

A safe, fun and interesting introduction with our GB Archery instructor.
Time: 13.30pm
15.00pm

Cost: £12 per person, Suitable 7yr+ Adult supervision for Under 16yrs
Booking Essential: 01434251000

Water Walkerz
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park
Monday & Fridays 2nd/6th/9th/13th/16th & 20th Dec

Why not try something different and try to walk on water inside
A giant ball. You can go in fully clothed and you don't even get wet. Time: 13.00
14.00pm
Age 5+ Adult supervision for less than 16yrs
Cost: £5per person
Booking Essential 01434251000

Water Walkerz
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park

Wednesday 4th/11th 18thh Dec

Why not try something different and try to walk on water inside
A giant ball. You can go in fully clothed and you don't even get wet. Time: 11.00
12.30pm
Age 5+ Adult supervision for less than 16yrs
Cost: £5per person
Booking Essential: 01434251000

Pirates Paradise
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park
Tuesday 3rd/10th & 17th Dec

Ahoy there shipmates! Come and enter our pirate hideout And join us in an adventure not to be missed
Time: 09.00
10.30am
Age 3
7yrs+ Adult supervision
Cost: £5per person
Booking Essential: 01434251000

Fencing
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park
Tuesday 3rd/10th & 17th Dec

Learn the footwork and skills of a fencing sport in an
Introduction session to be enjoyed with our qualified GB instructor Time: 11.00
12.30pm
Age 7+ Adult supervision for less than 16yrs
Cost: £8 per person
Booking Essential 01434251000 

Snorkelling & Sea Scooters Kielder Forest & Waterside Park Tuesday 3rd/10th & 17th Dec

Learn the basics of snorkelling in our swimming pool with A qualified British Sub Aqua Club instructor while playing Games with Sea Scooters
Time: 13.30
15.00PM

Age 7+ Adult supervision for under 16yrs Cost: £10 per person
Booking Essential 01434251000

Balance ability
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park
Tuesday 3rd/10th & 17th Dec

Help children develop gross motor skills, spatial awareness, Dynamic and static balance, bilateral co -ordination along with The necessary skills to make the transition from a balance bike To an ordinary pedal bike in a safe, challenging but fun way Time: 11.00 12.30pm
Age 3 - 7yrs Adult supervision
Cost: £5 per person
Booking Essential 01434251000

Wild Wild West
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park
Wednesday 4th/11th & 18th Dec

Yee Ha!! Learn how to be a cowboy/ girl or an Indian and join us In the Wild West!
Time: 09.00
10.30pm
Age 3 - 7yrs Adult supervision
Cost: £5 per person
Booking Essential 01434251000

Crossbows
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park
Wednesday 4th/11th & 18th Dec

Learn how to fire a crossbow under the supervision of Our qualified crossbow Instructor in a safe fun and Interesting introduction to the sport and enjoy playing

Different games
Time: 15.00
16.00pm
Age 14yrs + Adult supervision Cost: £8 per person
Booking Essential 01434251000

Robin Hood Juniors
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park
Thursday 5th/12th & 19th Dec

Get all the kids involved in an action packed fun & games

Session using activity crafts and junior archery equipment Time: 09.00 10.30am
Age 3yrs
7yrs Adult supervision
Cost: £5 per person

Booking Essential 01434251000

Junior Musketeers
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park
Thursday 5th/12th & 19th Dec

Using masks and safe swords children can learn sword Fighting skills to become a band of junior musketeers in a safe And exciting environment
Time: 14.30
16.00pm
Age 3yrs
7yrs Adult supervision
Cost: £5 per person

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Play different games using Archery Bows by trying to shoot The Christmas Stars

Time: 17.00 18.30pm
Age 7Yrs + Adult supervision Cost: £12 per person
Booking Essential 01434251000

4 X 4 Safari Sunday 15th December

If adventure in your 4x4 is no more than a weekly trip to the supermarket, then a Kielder Forest 4x4 experience has to be on your shopping list. This is a superb chance to put your vehicle through its paces on some tough forest roads in the Northeast's only wilderness

Cost: £55
Booking Essential: call 08445889965

Family Astronomy Fri 6st/13th/20th /27th Saturday
7th /14th /21st /28th December
Kielder Observatory

Family-friendly session on our Universe followed by tour of
The Observatory, stargazing and use of our powerful telescopes Time: - 17.00pm

Cost: Adults £12 Family £35, Con £10, for more information & To book go to www.kielderobservatory.org

Aurora Night Saturday 7th December

Northern Lights! What are they, how do we see them? The science behind aurora is as fantastic as the myths and stories that surrounded them for millennia
Time: 20.00

Cost: Adults £12 Family £35, Con £10, Suitable for 10+ for more information and to book go to www.kielderobservatory.org

December 2013 - Events to Note Kielder Water & Forest Park Development Trust

This is a highlight of forthcoming partner events and signature events over the next month.
A full listing of all events happening within Kielder Water & Forest Park can still be found at
www.visitkielder.com/site/events.

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Booking Essential

01434251000

Target Sports
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park
Thursday 5th/12th & 19th Dec

Play different games using Archery Bows and Crossbows in a safe

, fun and interesting introduction with our qualified instructor Time: 15.00 16.30pm
Age 14rs Adult supervision
Cost: £14 per person

Booking Essential 01434251000

Shoot a Star Archery
Kielder Forest & Waterside Park

Friday 6th/13th & 20th Dec 

Hubble Space Telescope Friday 13th December

Kielder Observatory, Time 20.00pm
We will investigate the Hubble Space Telescope and observe the images it has taken: from dying stars, to nebulae where stars are born Hubble does not only produce incredible and beautiful images - it tells us about the origins of our Universe. Cost: Adults £12, Family £35, Cons £10 more information and to book go to www.kielderobservatory.org,

Survival Training UK Course Saturday 14th & 28th December Kielder Forest & Waterside Park with James Reay
These courses, led by James Reay, are designed to be fun and Safe whilst passing on the knowledge to live comfortably in The wilderness. All courses are hands on and ran in Kielder

Water and Forest Park. Choose between an 8 hour sessions Or 24 hour session.
Cost £65 for an 8hr session or £125 for a 24hr session

Please book by calling 07712172768 or Emailing james@survivaltraininguk.co.uk