We have a whole host of events on throughout the year, from family fun and adventure through to arts and crafts.
Beauty and Nature: from the big picture to the detailed close-up.
Photographs by Martin Rogers
Forest Floor A rainbow over the river Tees in lower Teesdale, from Whistle Crag
Teesdale photographer and volunteer at Bowlees Visitor Centre, Martin Rogers, exhibits a collection of his North Pennines photographs in the gallery space. Images available for purchase.
Discovery Club – wild times for young adventurers, aged 4 to 11. Our monthly club takes place on the last Saturday of the month. Annual membership £5 and £1 per session. Booking advised.
April 27 Spring Fever
May 25 Map makers
June 29 Marvellous mini-beasts
July 27 Funky flowers and buzzing bees
September 28 Fall out
October 26 Stardom
November 30 It’s Sticky!
Hands-on fun for young explorers every Wednesday in the school holidays. £3 per child / session. Mornings: 10.30am to 12.30pm Afternoons: 1.30pm to 3.30pm. Booking advised.
Campfires – 31 July morning session and afternoon session
Earthworks – 7 August morning session and afternoon session
Dens and Habitats – 14 August morning session and afternoon session
A Picture of Nature – 21 August morning session and afternoon session
River Dipping – 28 August morning session and afternoon session
In the Dark – 30 October morning session and afternoon session