Green Space Ranger Activities

Knowsley’s Green Space Rangers and parks’ ‘Friends’ groups organise a variety of fun activities and events suitable for the whole family.

October:

Monday 16 October to Wednesday 8 November, every Monday and Wednesday, 6pm to 8pm
Caged soccer

Field Lane Green Space
M and H Academy is delivering this activity for children and young people which is completely free.
Children under five must be accompanied by an adult.
For more information, contact the Knowsley Green Spaces team on 0151 443 3682

Monday 23 October to Friday 27 October, every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 1pm to 3pm
Half term sporting activities

Field Lane Green Space
M and H is delivering this activity for children and young people which is completely free.
Children under five must be accompanied by an adult.
For more information, contact the Knowsley Green Spaces team on 0151 443 3682

Monday 23 October, 2pm to 4pm
Halloween Horrors
Court Hey Park
An afternoon of family fun with crafts, face painting, donkey rides, reef reptiles, fair ride, a Halloween trail, refreshments and more.

Tuesday 24 October, 12pm to 2pm
Halloween Horrors
Ten Acre Pits
and
Thursday 26 October, 1pm to 3pm
McGoldrick Park
An afternoon of family fun with crafts, donkey rides, fair rides, a Halloween trail, refreshments and prizes for the best fancy dress costume.

Tuesday 24 October, 1pm to 3pm
Halloween Horrors

Henley Park
Follow the spooky trail and make a souvenir with the park ranger to take home.
The mums can give buggy fit a go if they want to get back into shape after their new arrival.
There will be a spooky costume competition judging at 2pm and the Mayor of Whiston will be at the park to officially open the new play area at 2.15pm
For more information, contact Ranger Aaron on 0151 489 1239

Wednesday 25 October, 1pm to 3pm
Halloween activities

Saxon Green Space

Tuesday 31 October, 5.30pm to 7.30pm
Halloween Horrors

Stadt Moers Park
Brave the witch's cottage and follow the spooky trail! Visit the ghost woods and the tunnel of terror but beware of the gruesome graveyard and the grim reaper! Everyone who survives will earn a small prize.
The activity is £1 each.
For more information, contact Ranger Aaron on 0151 489 1239

November

Friday 24 November, 7pm start
Astronomy night
Court Hey Park
Come and join the Liverpool Astronomical Society to see what stars you can see in our night sky.

December

Saturday 2 December, 12pm to 3pm
Christmas Cracker
Ten Acre Pits
An afternoon of fun with a local choir, Father Christmas, crafts, trail, fair ride, refreshments and much more.

Sunday 10 December, 12pm to 3pm
Christmas Cracker

Court Hey Park
An afternoon of fun with crafts, trail, Father Christmas, donkeys, fair ride, refreshments and much more.

Regular Walking Sessions

Stadt Moers Environment Centre
Beginners: Approx 1 mile (45 mins)
Thursdays: 11am – 12 noon

Intermediate: 3 – 5 miles (approx 3 hours)
Tuesdays: 12:15 – 3:30/4pm

Advanced: 4 – 6 miles (approx 3 hours)
Thursdays: 12.15pm – 3.30pm/4pm


Halewood Park, Okell Drive. Halewood, L26 7XB
Walking for Beginners (Halewood Walking Club). Approx 1 mile (45 mins)
Mondays: Halewood Park: 10-11am. Please call 0151 488 6151 for more information
Intermediate  3 -4  miles (Approx 2 hours)
Tuesdays 1.00 - 3.00pm

Mill Dam Farm Park, Mill Lane Kirkby. L32 2AU
Advanced: 4 – 6 miles (approx 3 hours)
Mondays 10.00 – 1.00pm

Court Hey Park, Huyton, L16 3NA
Cardiac Rehab Walks approx 1 mile (45 mins)
Monday 11am – 12.30pm

Regular Cycling Sessions with Pedal Away

Please note that bikes and helmets can be hired at a cost of £1.

Stadt Moers Environment Centre
Beginners Cycling

Wednesday 10.00am – 11.00am

Halewood Park, Okell Drive, Halewood.
Cycle along Liverpool Loop Line
Friday 10.00 am start.

Wheels for All – adapted bikes for those with a disability or differing needs.
Friday 9.30am – 2.00pm

Court Hey Park, Huyton.
Health on Wheels
– Cycle along Liverpool Loop Line.
Tuesday 10.00am – 1.30pm

Evening Cycle ride
Thursday 6.00pm  start.

Mill Dam Park, Kirkby L32 2AU
Evening Cycle -  ride on lanes

Wednesday 6.00 start

Cycling Group – ride on lanes
Thursday: 10am start

For further information contact Pedal Away:
Lou Henderson on 07989399725 email: louhenderson@gmail.com or Kevin McCann on 07971476520 email: Kevin.mccann@cycling.org.uk

Other Regular Activities

Nordic Walking - All equipment will be provided
Halewood Park – Tuesday 11am– 12 noon
Court Hey Park – Thursday - 10 00 – 11.30am

Weekly Weight Management Group – including walk.
Court Hey Park – Wednesday – 10.00 -12.00 noon

Adult Art Club
Halewood Park – Wednesday - 7.00 – 8.30pm

Sea Cadets
Mill Dam Environment Centre – Monday and Thursday – 7.00 – 9.00pm
Contact jolly@hotmail.co.uk for further information

Volunteer events

Environmental Task Days (Halewood Park Volunteers)
Wednesdays: 10am - 12 noon. Please call 0151 488 6151 for more information.

Friends Groups

Friends of Court Hey Park – Meet in Friends meeting room 1st Monday of the month except bank Holidays (call 0151 443 3114 for more information)
Monday 1.30 – 3.00pm

Friends of Stadt Moers Park – Meet in the Environment Centre - 1st Wednesday of Month (call 0151 489 1239 for more information)
Wednesday 6.30 – 9.30pm

Call 0151 443 3682 for more information about these events.