Other activities and groups

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There is a variety of different groups and activities that take place on our parks. Read further to find out more.

Derby Model Boat Club

What is Derby Model Boat Club?

Members meet to sail model boats.

When is it?

The group meets every Wednesday at 10am during term time, and the first Sunday of every month at 10am.

Where is it?

Meet at the Markeaton Park Canoe Pond.

Who is Derby Model Boat Club suitable for?

The Club is open to anyone who has an interest in any aspect of model boats. Families are welcome.

Website: derbymodelboatclub.co.uk

Friends of Sinfin Moor Park Nature Club

What is Friends of Sinfin Moor Park Nature Club?

The nature club involves discovery activities, arts and crafts based around the nature at Sinfin Moor Park.

When is it?

Sun 16 Jul, Sun 17 Sep, Sun 15 Oct, Sun 19 Oct, Sun 17 Dec 

Where is it?

Sinfin Moor Park Nature Reserve and Pavilion

Who is Friends of Sinfin Moor Park Nature Club suitable for?

The club is open to children aged 11 and under, and their families.

Friends of Markeaton Park Young Gardeners Club

What is Friends of Markeaton Park Young Gardeners Club?

The club is designed for children to learn all aspects of gardening in a fun way, including setting seed, potting on, planting and harvesting.

When is it?

Sat 5 Aug and Sat 2 Sep at 10am.

Where is it?

Markeaton Park Walled Garden.

Who is Friends of Markeaton Park Young Gardeners Club suitable for?

The club is for children aged 6 to 10 years.