Family fun at country park event

Graffiti workshops, face painting and African dance performances will all be taking place at Shipley Country Park on Sunday as part of a family fun day.

The event, organised by Derbyshire County Council, Amber Valley Borough Council and Derbyshire-based Fleet Arts, will run from 11am until 4.30pm on July 24.

Live music and a climbing wall will be some of the other attractions at the Slack Lane site as well as break dance lessons, children’s crafts and more.

The event has been organised as part of national ‘Love Parks’ week which takes place every year to encourage people to enjoy their parks.

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