12noon – In the Marquee – Rob Dalby, Park and Open Spaces Manager, will open the event by thanking all the volunteers
Response by Tim Duke – Chair Natural Kirklees
Visit the various groups and find out what they do.
Friends of Greenhead Park – refreshments and craft building extravaganza
Carers Count in Kirklees – New service – Carers Count is commissioned by Kirklees Council to be the single point of contact for carers when they need help and advice.
Growing Newsome – Very active group to do with anything green
River Holme Connections – Mini bug hunt
Learn2Fish – join Steve for a fishing competition
Friends of Crow Nest Park – ambitious new plans for the future.Dewsbury Park Mansion House Community Hub.
Support to Recovery (s2r) – Plant stall and find out about their award winning project.
Clem’s Garden – Learn about their community project. We work together to grow and sell flowers, supporting local charities and community projects with our profits.
Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice – Join Gill and learn to knit
Grow to School -explore the park and create magical homes for bugs
Yorkshire Ambulance Service – demonstrations on basic first aid
Marsden Walkers are Welcome – Discover walks, history and heritage in Marsden
Upper Dearne Woodlands Conservation Group – promoting conservation
Glint – Support people in making positive changes
Growing Works – Create a piece of artwork using natural materials
Ann Wear Belly Dancing – Belly Dancing demonstration
Natural Kirklees – last day for the Big Butterfly Count – how many butterflies have you seen in Greenhead Park – lets put Greenhead Park on the map. https://www.bigbutterflycount.org/ A National Count being promoted by Sir David Attenborough.
Beaumont Park Ukuleles – A couple of sessions during the afternoon – got a ukelele? – bring it along and join in.