Category: South Walsham

Easter Holidays Events at Fairhaven Garden 2016

Easter Holidays Events at Fairhaven Garden 2016

Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden has a busy programme of events over the Easter holidays. There s a daily Scavenger Hunt in the garden from March 25 to April 10 and the annual Easter Egg Hunt is on Good Friday, March 25. A special Dawn Chorus boat trip follows on April 9, along with the evening Forest Night Adventure, also on April 9.

Scavenger Hunt Bonanza , Friday, March 25 to Sunday, April 10, 10am to 5pm, family event a fortnight of scavenger hunting in the woods; fit as many tiny objects as you can into a small container. Included in garden entry. Easter Egg Hun t , Good Friday, March 25 , 11am to 4pm.

Family event hunt for the colourful eggs that will lead you to a chocolate egg prize, plus face painting and Easter crafts for children. Garden entry: 6.50 adult, 5.90 concessions, 3.75 child (under 5 free), 2 extra per child for the Easter Egg trail (every child gets an egg). Dawn Chorus , Saturday, April 9 at 6.30am.

This special guided boat trip round Fairhaven s private broad will get you close to the garden s wildlife, followed by tea, coffee and croissants in the tearoom. Ticket 10 adult, 5 child. Booking essential.

Forest Night Adventure , Saturday, April 9 , 8pm to 10pm. Experience the magic of the woodland garden at night with Jon Tyler of Wildforwoods; an adventure with astronomy, wildlife and sensory discovery rounded off with just a touch of night magic. Ticket 8.50 adult, 5.50 child.

Age 8+. Booking is essential. Sorry no dogs allowed on this event.

Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden is at South Walsham NR13 6DZ, nine miles east of Norwich, signposted off A47 at B1140 junction, t.

01603 270449 www.fairhavengarden.co.uk 1 . The garden is open daily all year from 10am to 5pm (closed Christmas Day), and on Wednesdays until 9pm from May to the end of August. Garden entry is 6.50 adult, 5.90 concessions, 3.75 child (under 5 free); free entry to tearoom, gift shop and plant sales.

There is wheelchair access throughout the garden, including a Sensory Garden and an accessible boat for trips on the broad from April to October (additional charge). Visitors requiring special facilities are advised to telephone in advance, mobility scooters available. Dogs are welcome on leads; small charge to cover poop scoop.

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Mothering Sunday Spring Guided Walk at Fairhaven Garden

Mothering Sunday Spring Guided Walk at Fairhaven Garden

Head to Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden at South Walsham on Mothering Sunday, March 6th 2016, and join the Spring Guided Walk at 11am. Enjoy the wild yellow primroses, daffodils and narcissi, which are starting to show, as well as white wood anemones and camellias. There s also a free primrose plant on the day for every mum.

The Spring Walk is included in garden entry: adult 6.50, concessions 5.90, children 3.75 (under 5 free). Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden is at South Walsham, nine miles east of Norwich, signposted off A47 at B1140 junction, www.fairhavengarden.co.uk 1 , t.

01603 270449. The garden is open daily all year from 10am to 5pm (closed Christmas Day), and on Wednesdays until 9pm from May to the end of August; free entry to tearoom, gift shop and plant sales.

There is wheelchair access throughout the garden, including a Sensory Garden and an accessible boat for trips on the broad from April to October (additional charge). Visitors requiring special facilities are advised to telephone in advance, mobility scooters available. Dogs are welcome on leads; small charge to cover poop scoop.

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Star Night with BBC Stargazing Live's Mark Thompson, Fairhaven …

Star Night with BBC Stargazing Live's Mark Thompson, Fairhaven …

BBC Stargazing Live s Mark Thompson Star Night with BBC Stargazing Live s Mark Thompson at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden, February 13th 2016 It s Star Night at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden, South Walsham, on Saturday, February 13 from 7pm. Telescopes will be set up for viewing the night sky, and Mark Thompson from BBC Stargazing Live will be giving talks. The evening is being run in partnership with Norwich Astronomical Society.

Do bring your own telescope and wrap up warm, but no torches as they destroy night vision. Entry is 3.50 adult, 2 child. Hot snacks, teas and coffees served in the tearoom from 7pm.

Also at half term Fairhaven is running family activities in the garden: Signs of Spring Week and Design a Den Week . Both are from Saturday 13 to Sunday 21 February, 10am to 4pm daily, and are included in the entry charge: adult 6.50, concessions 5.90, children 3.75 (under 5 free). Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden is at South Walsham, nine miles east of Norwich, signposted off A47 at B1140 junction, t.

01603 270449, www.fairhavengarden.co.uk 1 . The garden is open daily all year 10am to 5pm (closed Christmas Day and closes 4pm during the winter), also open Wednesdays until 9pm from May to the end of August. Free entry to tearoom, gift shop and plant sales.

There is wheelchair access throughout the garden, including a Sensory Garden and boat trips (April to October, additional charge).

Visitors requiring special facilities are advised to telephone in advance, mobility scooters available.

Related References ^ www.fairhavengarden.co.uk (www.fairhavengarden.co.uk)

Fairhaven Garden Volunteer Drop in Sessions Begin Tue Feb 2nd …

Fairhaven Garden Volunteer Drop in Sessions Begin Tue Feb 2nd …

Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden January 2015 credit Stephen Mole New volunteer drop in sessions begin at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden at South Walsham, on Tuesday, February 2nd 2016. The full February programme is as follows: February 2 pathway restoration. February 9 willow enclosure restoration.

February 16 bird hide and dipping pond spring clean. February 23 hazel coppicing. Each session lasts from 10am to 1pm and will end with a warming bowl of homemade soup and a roll in the tearoom.

Louise Rout, Fairhaven Garden Manager said: There is no need to book, just come along suitably dressed for the weather and we will provide the tools and good company. Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden is at South Walsham, nine miles east of Norwich, signposted off A47 at B1140 junction, t.

01603 270449, www.fairhavengarden.co.uk 1 . The garden is open daily all year 10am to 5pm (closed Christmas Day and closes 4pm during the winter), also open Wednesdays until 9pm from May to the end of August.

Free entry to tearoom, gift shop and plant sales. There is wheelchair access throughout the garden, including a Sensory Garden and boat trips (April to October, additional charge). Visitors requiring special facilities are advised to telephone in advance, mobility scooters available.

Related References ^ www.fairhavengarden.co.uk (www.fairhavengarden.co.uk)

Fairhaven Garden – Crossings, abstract art exhibition by … – IceniPost

Fairhaven Garden – Crossings, abstract art exhibition by … – IceniPost

Norfolk Broads based artist Christopher Sharpe is staging Crossings, an exhibition of his abstract art, at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden, South Walsham, from Tuesday, January 26 to Sunday, January 31, open daily 10am to 4pm. His vibrant, dark paintings have an uneasy calm, suggesting a twilight or nocturnal atmosphere. Christopher will be at Fairhaven Garden during his exhibition.

Free entry to exhibition. Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden is at South Walsham, nine miles east of Norwich, signposted off A47 at B1140 junction, t.

01603 270449, www.fairhavengarden.co.uk 1 . The garden is open daily all year 10am to 5pm (closed Christmas Day and closes 4pm during the winter), also open Wednesdays until 9pm from May to the end of August.

Garden entry is adults 6.50, concessions 5.90 and children 3.75 (under 5 free). Free entry to tearoom, gift shop and plant sales. There is wheelchair access throughout the garden, including a Sensory Garden and boat trips (April to October, additional charge).

Visitors requiring special facilities are advised to telephone in advance, mobility scooters available. Dogs are welcome on leads; small charge to cover poop scoop. advert We can promote your editorials 2 every week on the Iceni Post!

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