Posted: Fri, 06 Sep 2019 10:14
Bring a picnic, listen to live music and soak up the great atmosphere!
Picnic in the Park is a free event open to all of the community. Come along to Willow Walk in Wimborne on Saturday 7thSeptember, 11am-3pm and join in the fun. Live music will be provided by Hamish Jeffcott and there will be plenty of activities for all to try; including park yoga, netball and orienteering!
Picnic in the Park is a health and wellbeing event bought to you in partnership with Active Dorset, Natural Choices, Stepping into Nature. The main aim is to bring the community together, promote being active outdoors to boost wellbeing and encourage people to find out more about wellbeing initiatives in their local area.
Charlie Coward, Active Ageing Project Manager at Active Dorset commented; "Picnic in the Park is a free event, aimed at local residents. The event will showcase local opportunities to be active and access nature by having a number of interactive stalls and free activity taster sessions – including free health MOT's offered by LiveWell Dorset. Bring a picnic and join us in Wimborne this weekend!".
This event is building upon the success of previous Picnic in the Park events which have taken place this year, which were very popular with over 1,500 people attending across Dorchester,Weymouth and Swanage. A key feature of the events is the intergenerational feel – they really are events for the whole family.