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Discovery Days Events Monday 28th

Mon 28th Oct
Children’s Art

Artist led heritage themed creative day. Bring own lunch.

Time: 10am to 3pm
Location: Fleet Arts, Belper, DE56 1NU
Costs:£10 if parents waged, £5 unwaged – for children aged 5-13
Booking essential on 01773 820484
Wheelchair friendly

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Halloween Half Term Happening

Come along for a Halloween experience of crafts, games and spooky thrills.

Time: 10.30am to 3pm
Location: Strutt’s North Mill, Belper, DE56 1YD
Cost: £3.50 per child (adults free)
No need to book, just drop in
Wheelchair friendly, accessible toilets
For children 3-13 years.

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Lead and Limestone: storytelling walk

A story walk on the edge of Wirksworth and Cromford taking in the remains of two vital industries and the transport links which serviced them. Using that to inspire stories – not necessarily history, but legends and folk/fairy tales. There will also be some historical fact and explanation.

Time: 11am to 1pm
Starts: National Stone Centre car park, Porter Lane, Wirksworth, DE4 4LS
Cost: Free
Booking advised on 01629 536831
For children 10+ and their adults
Not suitable for anyone with mobility problems, wheelchairs or pushchairs
Please wear footwear and clothing for the weather

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Matlock Cable Tramway

Talk by Glyn Waite, followed by a visit to the former depot and power station and for those who wish, a walk over the full length of the route.

Time: 2pm to 4pm
Location: Committee Room 3, County Hall, Matlock, DE4 3AG
Cost: Free – donations welcome
Booking advised on 01629 536831
The talk is wheelchair friendly with accessible toilets, but the dept access is restricted and the walk is exceptionally steep.

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Derby Arena Tour

Discover this stunning Olympic inspired building’s multi-purpose appeal from state of the art cycling, sports and fitness, to concert and stage-shop entertainment. Includes behind the scenes exploration of the track bike locker facility where you can get up close to these light-weight speed machines which have no brakes or gears!

Time: 5pm to 6pm
Location: Derby Arena, Pride Park, Derby, DE24 8JB
Cost: £6 per person
Booking essential on 01332 255800 (option 1)
Wheelchair friendly, hearing loop, accessible toilet
Tour lasts approximately 45 minutes and finishes with tea or coffee

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