Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities every weekend during their open season!

Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

About Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Free events at the weekend will include some of the following activities, visit the Whitelee Windfarm website for full details, times and age suitability.

Animal Masks
Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that we find at Whitelee, such as bunnies, butterflies, foxes, owls and badgers.

Bird Masks
Join us today as we learn about the birds of Whitelee while making your own bird mask to take home with you.

Bug Me!
Join us today and craft you very own bug!

Can you dig it?
Who wants to be Indiana Jones? Follow in the footsteps of the world's most famous fictional archaeologist at the Visitor Centre and find out what could be!

Crafty Windmills
Join us today and make your own windmill from a toilet paper roll! Craft yourself a beautiful Dutch-style windmill and find out the difference between a windmill and wind turbine.

Creepy Crawly Climbers
You've made bugs here at Whitelee before, but have you made one that can climb? Join us to make your very own Creepy Crawly!

Dragonflies and Damselflies
We get lots of these little beauties out on site but in case they have been too quick for you, why not make your very own to take home with you.

Magical Magnets
Make your very own magical magnet to take home, as we explore the different uses of magnets, including how we use them in the generation of electricty.

Mucky Monsters
Join us as we learn all about how seeds grow while making our own Mucky Monster, that your little monster can take home with them.

Pinwheel Windmills
Design and build your own windmill and try it out on the windfarm! This activity is ideally suited for ages 3+

Recycled Bird Feeders
Want to give nature a little helping hand?
Make your own bird feeder from recycled stuff and find out what kind of food you can use to feed birds!

Thar She Blows!
Why does wind happen? What things can we use the wind for? Find out the answers and build your own land yacht in our workshop Thar She Blows!

Turbine Tower Challenge
How tall can you build a freestanding turbine tower? Learn all about structures while trying to win the title of tallest turbine!

Wacky Weather Watching
How are clouds formed? Why are rainbows so colourful? Can I make my own snow?
All these questions and lots more will be answered in our new Weather Workshop. There will be a short practical demonstration session in our Education Hub, and then we will be going outside to observe the weather and record the results for our weather records.

WhirliBugs
Drop into the exhibiton area where you can make your very own whirlibug! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in the wind for you.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre

Boost Your Roost

Boost Your Roost

8th February 2020
The Whitelee Countryside Rangers will be at Whitelee Visitor Centre making bird and bat boxes on Saturday 8th February, come along and join in!
Muddy Monster Club

Muddy Monster Club

13th February 2020
Muddy Monsters a nature club for 2-5 year olds ran by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and held on the second Thursday of every month!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

3rd March 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

10th March 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Muddy Monster Club

Muddy Monster Club

12th March 2020
Muddy Monsters a nature club for 2-5 year olds ran by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and held on the second Thursday of every month!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

17th March 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

24th March 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Walk the Seasons

Walk the Seasons

28th March 2020
Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for some fresh air, exercise and a natter on one of their 'Walk the Seasons' walks!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

31st March 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Makaton Treasure Hunt

Makaton Treasure Hunt

6th April 2020
Explore the world of Makaton in this fantastic treasure hunt for all the family at Whitelee Windfarm with the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

7th April 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Muddy Monster Club

Muddy Monster Club

9th April 2020
Muddy Monsters a nature club for 2-5 year olds ran by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and held on the second Thursday of every month!
Egg-straspecial Easter

Egg-straspecial Easter

12th April 2020
Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for their annual egg roll and smash at Whitelee Windfarm on Sunday 12th April!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

14th April 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Test Your Tribe

Test Your Tribe

17th April 2020
Gather your tribe and head to Whitelee to take on the Whitelee Rangers' testing but fun series of survival skills challenges!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

21st April 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

28th April 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

5th May 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

12th May 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Muddy Monster Club

Muddy Monster Club

14th May 2020
Muddy Monsters a nature club for 2-5 year olds ran by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and held on the second Thursday of every month!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

19th May 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Cold Blooded Critters

Cold Blooded Critters

23rd May 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers stalking the elusive Whitelee adders in the morning, then return in the evening to peer in on the pond dwelling frogs, toads and newts!
Bug Hunters (Makaton Style)

Bug Hunters (Makaton Style)

25th May 2020
Come find out about some of Whitelee's real characters of the bug world with some minibeast hunting with the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

26th May 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

2nd June 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

9th June 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Muddy Monster Club

Muddy Monster Club

11th June 2020
Muddy Monsters a nature club for 2-5 year olds ran by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and held on the second Thursday of every month!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

16th June 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Walk the Seasons

Walk the Seasons

20th June 2020
Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for some fresh air, exercise and a natter on one of their 'Walk the Seasons' walks!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

23rd June 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

30th June 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

1st July 2020
The Whitelee Countryside Rangers' Boggy Beasties summer holiday club will return for 2020 and booking are now being taken!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

7th July 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

8th July 2020
The Whitelee Countryside Rangers' Boggy Beasties summer holiday club will return for 2020 and booking are now being taken!
Muddy Monster Club

Muddy Monster Club

9th July 2020
Muddy Monsters a nature club for 2-5 year olds ran by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and held on the second Thursday of every month!
Canine Capers

Canine Capers

12th July 2020
Canine Capers is a fun annual event especially for dogs and their owners organised by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

14th July 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

15th July 2020
The Whitelee Countryside Rangers' Boggy Beasties summer holiday club will return for 2020 and booking are now being taken!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

21st July 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

22nd July 2020
The Whitelee Countryside Rangers' Boggy Beasties summer holiday club will return for 2020 and booking are now being taken!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

28th July 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

29th July 2020
The Whitelee Countryside Rangers' Boggy Beasties summer holiday club will return for 2020 and booking are now being taken!
3 Reservoirs and Dogs!

3 Reservoirs and Dogs!

31st July 2020
Grab your shades, don your (rain) suit and bring the dog for a hearty hike to the 3 reservoirs at Whitelee Windfarm!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

4th August 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

Whitelee Boggy Beasties Club

5th August 2020
The Whitelee Countryside Rangers' Boggy Beasties summer holiday club will return for 2020 and booking are now being taken!
Crafty Rocks

Crafty Rocks

9th August 2020
Get crafty by painting your own rocks and story cookies with Makaton symbols or drawings that you can hide around Whitelee!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

11th August 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Muddy Monster Club

Muddy Monster Club

13th August 2020
Muddy Monsters a nature club for 2-5 year olds ran by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and held on the second Thursday of every month!
Crafty Campfire Stories

Crafty Campfire Stories

14th August 2020
Help the Whitelee Countryside Rangers build a cosy campfire and then gather round for some stories and marshmallow toasting!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

18th August 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

25th August 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Find it, Fry it or Fire it

Find it, Fry it or Fire it

29th August 2020
The Whitelee Countryside Rangers' Find it, Fry it or Fire it event is perfect for all the family, children will learn how to light the campfire while adults will learn about food foraging!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

1st September 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

8th September 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Muddy Monster Club

Muddy Monster Club

10th September 2020
Muddy Monsters a nature club for 2-5 year olds ran by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and held on the second Thursday of every month!
Walk the Seasons

Walk the Seasons

11th September 2020
Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for some fresh air, exercise and a natter on one of their 'Walk the Seasons' walks!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

15th September 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whittling Whitelee

Whittling Whitelee

20th September 2020
Calling all want-to-be whittlers, learn how to craft your own spoon from green wood using traditional tools and skills with the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

22nd September 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

29th September 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

6th October 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Muddy Monster Club

Muddy Monster Club

8th October 2020
Muddy Monsters a nature club for 2-5 year olds ran by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and held on the second Thursday of every month!
Bonkers about Conkers

Bonkers about Conkers

12th October 2020
Prepare your own conker and put it to the test at the first ever Whitelee Conker Contest on Monday 12th October!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

13th October 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

20th October 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

27th October 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

3rd November 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

10th November 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Muddy Monster Club

Muddy Monster Club

12th November 2020
Muddy Monsters a nature club for 2-5 year olds ran by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and held on the second Thursday of every month!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

17th November 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

24th November 2020
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets every Tuesday morning at 10am between March and November!
Walk the Seasons

Walk the Seasons

29th November 2020
Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for some fresh air, exercise and a natter on one of their 'Walk the Seasons' walks!
Muddy Monster Club

Muddy Monster Club

10th December 2020
Muddy Monsters a nature club for 2-5 year olds ran by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and held on the second Thursday of every month!

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