Other activities and groups

Girl with a water bottle

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 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.

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.

Where can I find out more

Friends of Markeaton Park website

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. Get outdoors with the children and experience the Nature Reserve together.  

Where is it?

Sinfin Moor Park Nature Reserve and Pavilion

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

Suitable for primary school aged children and their families. 

Where can I find out more?

Friends website

When is it?

2.30pm - 4pm Sun 19 Jan, 22 March, 3 May, 18 Oct, 13 Dec 2020