Centenary Draft Calendar

DateEvent/activity/project
March-AprilWords from a bench displayed
Feb-AprilPlant for the park (grow at home project)
MarchBird Trail
MarchCentenary Logo Competition
AprilArt competition
AprilEaster hunt/trail
April onwardSensory Trails/nature walks
April OnwardYoga Leaflet (trail)
May or June (TBC)Tropica! Family DJ and picnic day
MayWords from a bench (second displays)
May and JuneButterfly and Bee events (if allowed)
June-AugArt in the Park
June (TBC)History timeline display boards installed
June/JulyScarecrow Trail? TBC
June-AugTree trail updates (stories/videos)
15th July 11am Friends of York Art Gallery tour
June/July (date?)Gardening info event/displays
June-AutumnWoods for wellbeing (women’s nature craft sessions)
June/July/AugStone project and languages project
21st June-8th AugustPark Bench Theatre
June-July (TBC)Launch History tour app
June/July/AugHula Hooping workshops
June/July/AugOther crafty events? (Craft Group/Hippy Stitch)
27th JulyYork Explore Summer Read challenge launch (theme: nature) – events in front of cafe on grassy area
JulyInstall 100th birthday banner
July-SeptCraft display (quilting) – workshops in lead up to
August (TBC)Model Boaters
AugEnchanted woodland event (children)
5th SeptMassed hula hooping (aiming for 100 hula hoopers)
14th Sept 11amYorkshire Museum gardens walking tour (we host)
SeptInstall Bees and butterflies yarnstorm
Sept/OctAutumn Art (children)
OctHalloween Event (children)
March – DecWildlife area project – 4 year project. 2021 includes:hedge/fence Butcher terrace field (match-April)Wildflower planting (March-June)Shelter for forest schoolBog Garden/small pondOrchard pruning in winter

Education/children/family
Forest school weekly fro Pre school and sessions for 6+
More Events (if COVID allows)
Music in park 
Crafting workshops in park, in lead up to Hippystitch and Craft Group installations
Organised volunteering
Gardening on Tues, Tues and wildlife area Fridays plus one Sat per month.

Items we’d like to prepare/install, this year if possible

Map of park/welcome board

Chess Board bench

History of the Park boards on compound wall

History of the Park leaflet