July to December club events list now out!
Paddle proposed dates for 2018
Saturday July 7th 5pm – Wombles of Chippenham – dress up paddle as wombles (optional) and collect rubbish from the river. A clear up paddle! Followed by a BBQ Bring your own food to cook on our BBQ.
Sunday 15th July 3pm -Teddy Bear’s picnic – paddle and a picnic on the water.
Thurs 19th July 6pm – Paddle, Camera, Action – photography paddle, capture scenery , wildlife or action shots! Followed by fruity puddings!
Fri 3rd Aug to Sun 5th Aug Camping weekend at Club
Sat 4th Aug 2pm –Canoe -Treasure Hunt- Evening meal
Sun 5th Aug 6am– Up with the Lark – early morning paddle followed by a bacon butty.
Thursday 23rd Aug 6pm –Tails of the River bank – a paddle to find different pictures of tails that are floating in the river and identify them. Can dress up as tales of riverbank characters? Postponed until 11th September
Tuesday 11th Sept – Tails of the River Bank followed by AWARDS night – a paddle to find different pictures of tails that are floating in the river and identify them. Can dress up as tales of riverbank characters?
This will be followed by the awards evening – if you have been on a course (even if a non-member) we encourage you to attend as you will be awarded a certificate and where applicable the relevant star award form.
Friday 21st Sept 6pm – Chinese evening – Make paper lanterns to float on river or on jetty & paddle , Chinese dress and a Chinese buffet!
Friday 19th October– What you were wearing when the boat went down! – anything goes fancy dress paddle followed by fish and chip supper.
Saturday 3rd Nov? (TBC)-Spuds & Sparklers
Fri 23rd Nov 7pm– Knots & Nibbles – bring nibbles to share and learn some useful knots for securing boats etc.
Friday 14th Dec 6pm – Christmas Night Paddle– with decorated craft , fancy dress, carols ..mulled wine, mince pies etc