Family Park Cooking

Free, Awesome Outdoor family activities 

FREE Family Park Cooking Days at Christmas

Monday 21-Wednesday 23 December

 

Following the success of the summer and October sessions, and thanks to the generosity of our funding partners below, our FREE Family Park Cooking days are back for Christmas in the locations shown.

Family Park Cooking Days run from 10:00-14:00 on

  • FREE Outdoor family activities 
  • FREE outdoor cooking class and lunch
  • FREE recipe book and videos
  • FREE food box includes Christmas lunch and boxing day dishes for a family of 4

We are offering places completely free of charge to families in receipt of free school meals and will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

See booking instructions below.

BOOKING FOR FREE family park cooking days

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

Please note – These sessions have been funded to support families in financial difficulty.

Families MUST book online.
Each family will only be able to attend one day for the Christmas holiday.
We are allowing families to choose the date that works for them Monday 21-Wednesday 23 December.

  • Click on the button for the location you wish to attend
  • Select a date that works for you
  • Check ‘EO Free School Session’
  • Leave the barcode box blank
  • Add ‘1’ to the non-member box
  • Read the attendance rules and click accept
  • Click Next
  • Complete the information form (check the phone number is correct)
  • Read the Terms and Conditions and click ‘accept’
  • Enter your email address
  • Click ‘Add to basket’

PLEASE REMEMBER TO ONLY BOOK 1 FREE SESSION PER FAMILY

If you have any issues at all using our online booking, please email us at exploreoutdoor@acleisure.com or call M. 07983 918318 and we will help you get booked on.

Brandon - view information and BOOK

Session Time
10:00-14:00

Venue
Brandon Country Park (Orchard Car Park)
Bury Road
Brandon
IP27 0SU

Meeting Point
Engine House car park

Parking
We would like as many families to walk and cycle as possible
Please park in the PUMP HOUSE car park
Please park considerately
Mind out for children

BOOK BRANDON

BURY St Edmunds - View information and book

Session Time
10:00-14:00

Venue
Nowton Park
Gardeners Cottage
Nowton Park
Bury St Edmunds
IP29 5LU

Meeting Point
Meet inside the Walled Garden
(Please do not go to the main car park)

Parking
We would like as many families to walk and cycle as possible
Please park inside the Walled Garden
Please park considerately
Mind out for children

BOOK BURY

Haverhill - VIEW INFORMATION AND BOOK

Session Time
10:00-14:00

Venue
East Town Park
Coupals Road
Haverhill
CB9 7UW

Meeting Point
Meet in the main car park

Parking
We would like as many families to walk and cycle as possible
Please park in the main car park
Please park considerately
Mind out for children

 

BOOK HAVERHILL

MILDENHALL - VIEW INFORMATION AND BOOK

Session Time
10:00-14:00

Venue
Mildenhall Scout Group
St Andrew’s Street
Mildenhall
Bury St Edmunds
IP28 7HB

Meeting Point
Meet in the main car park

Parking
We would like as many families to walk and cycle as possible
Please park in the main car park
Please park considerately
Mind out for children

BOOK MILDENHALL

Explore Outdoor Covid-19 Adjustments

Please note the following adjustments which we have made to our sessions this summer, to comply with government guidelines.

1. All Explore Outdoor programmes will take place outside to reduce the likelihood of transmission.

2. Toilet facilities at each venue will be cleaned at multiple intervals throughout the day.

3. All children who attend Explore Outdoor Adventure Days/Family Park Cooking are expected to socially distance following government guidance.

4. Explore Outdoor instructors will provide hand sanitisers, and regular handwashing is expected throughout the day.

5. Explore Outdoor Instructors and staff will wear appropriate PPE to administer any first aid.

6. All equipment will be sanitised after use.

7. Children/families who are self-isolating following the government guidelines will NOT be able to attend Explore Outdoor sessions.

8. We recommend parents should reduce the number of times their children attend Explore Outdoor.

9. On arrival, parents and children should remain in their vehicle. An Explore Outdoor instructor will meet you and sign you in. (Adventure days only)

10. Please avoid group gatherings in the car parks.

THANK YOU TO OUR FUNDING PARTNERS

Adventure Days and Family Park Cooking Days

This project has been made possible with funding from Suffolk County Council, Babergh & Mid Suffolk District Councils plus support from West Suffolk Council, East Anglian Foods Ltd, Infusions Group and grant-making support from Suffolk Community Foundation.

Explore Outdoor gallery

 

Some our favourite images from the various Explore Outdoor sessions!