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2012 Events

Family Fun Day and Convent Pools Project Launch Event. Saturday 11th August 10:00am-2:00pm.
Activities for all the family including balloon modelling, clay modelling and spot the species. Official opening will be performed by the Lord Mayor, Councillor Terry Crowe at 10:30am.

The event is accessible from Hartshill Road and Tolkein Way, and car parking is available at St Dominic's car park.

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Monday Evening Walks. Alternate Mondays 7:00pm.
Meet at Noah's Ark pub on Hartshill Road. Walks take various routes but a common one is to enter the park via the Vicarage Road Car Park and walk along the "safe route to school" which overlooks St Thomas Acquinas School and beyond to Hanley Cemetary and Shelton Church. The walk continues along the length of the park to the Convent Pools, an area that has been subject to much recentimprovement due to a project funded by the Big Lottery Fund's Community Spaces initiative administered by Groundwork UK.

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Work Parties

Seat Platform Construction Work Party. Saturday 8th September 10:00am-12:30pm.
Meet at Vicarage Road car park.

Pond Work. Saturday 20th October 10:00am-12:30pm.
Meet at St Dominic's Car Park.

Tree Work. Saturday 17th November 10:00am-12:30pm.
Meet at Vicarage Road Car Park.

Tree Work. Saturday 1st December 10:00am-12:30pm.
Meet at St Dominic's Car Park

Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear. All tools and instruction will be provided.

2012 Meetings

Meetings take place at 7:00pm, once a month and are open to all. Meetings take place at the Jolly Potters on Hartshill Road. More infomation may be found on the noticeboards at the park entrances.

Thursday 16th August
Thursday 20th September
Thursday 25th October
Thursday 15th November