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Forthcoming Events

Mar 22, 2018   //   by friendsparkadmin   //   Park Events  //  No Comments

Forthcoming Events
Soul Night fundraiser – 5th May in the Manor
Body Mind & Spirit fundraiser – 8th September

Planned Events – TBC
Summer Splash
Fairy Day
Rolling programme with school children
2nd Soul Night fundraiser
Carols at Christmas

For further details about any of these events please email chancesparkfriends@gmail.com

Walking for Health

Apr 25, 2017   //   by Iris Rogan   //   Latest News, News & Events, Park Events  //  No Comments

The Friends of Chances Park promote the Walking for Health programme of Carlisle walks. If you are looking for a new way to get fit, make new friends and discover more about the surrounding area, they maybe for you.

Rolling programme with pupils of Newlaithes School

Apr 25, 2017   //   by friendsparkadmin   //   News & Events, Park Events  //  Comments Off on Rolling programme with pupils of Newlaithes School

Rolling programme with pupils of Newlaithes School of either bulbs, wildflower or tree planting takes place every autumn.

Quarterly Friends of Chances Park Meetings

Apr 25, 2017   //   by friendsparkadmin   //   News & Events, Park Events  //  Comments Off on Quarterly Friends of Chances Park Meetings

For further details please contact Iris Rogan on 01228 522903 or email Irisrogan3@gmail.com

Weekly Tai Chi

Apr 25, 2017   //   by friendsparkadmin   //   News & Events, Park Events  //  Comments Off on Weekly Tai Chi

Monday 10.30am to 11.30am in the Manor or the Park, weather permitting.

Weekly healthy living walks (voluntary community led group)

Apr 25, 2017   //   by friendsparkadmin   //   News & Events, Park Events  //  Comments Off on Weekly healthy living walks (voluntary community led group)

Mondays 2pm meet at the Manor, followed by an optional social get together in Manor café

Carols at Christmas December

Dec 25, 2016   //   by friendsparkadmin   //   Latest News, Park Events  //  No Comments

Janice Jackson and her Musicality amazing voices.

 

Thank you to Val for hosting our Carols at Christmas; seen here hoping Santa will have a present for her too! Val kept us entertained with loads of Christmas facts!!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

St Bedes School choir stole the show at the Manor. Thank you to them and their teachers, who brought Christmas to us all.

 

St Stephen’s Silver Band playing at our carols at Christmas at Morton Manor – thank you.

Tree Planting November

Nov 6, 2016   //   by friendsparkadmin   //   Latest News, Park Events  //  No Comments

Thanks to the children of Newlaithes School for helping plant trees on a crisp frosty morning, and to the teacher who also faced freezing temperatures to plant tree sapling provided by Woodland Trust.

Chance’s Park Activity Sheets for all the family!

Feb 28, 2016   //   by Iris Rogan   //   News & Events, Park Events  //  No Comments

There are a number of activity sheets to help you discover and enjoy everything about the park – activities, wildlife, plants and history.

Click from the list below to download a specific sheet (PDF files):

Activities and Trails for the family

Activities and Trails for our younger visitors

History

Wildlife

The Georgian Garden

In this tranquil corner of Chances Park, the meandering paths and curved, irregular shape of the flowerbeds recall garden designs of the Georgian period. The planting in each bed may change over time, but the informal and mainly herbaceous style are retained.

View PDF’s:

Chances Park – planting for people and wildlife

Beautiful trees have been a key element of Morton Manor’s grounds since they were laid out in the 19th century. Today, trees planted in Georgian and Victorian times share the park with more recent specimens, giving pleasure to present and future generations.

View PDF’s:

Volunteers from the Friends Group

Anyone who can spare the odd hour please contact Iris Rogan on 01228 522903 or email Irisrogan3@gmail.com

Family Fun Day

Feb 28, 2016   //   by Iris Rogan   //   Park Events  //  No Comments

A great day out for the whole family in Chances Park.

11.00am to 3.000pm

Come along and join in:

Click here to view event poster

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