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Explore the Park, Find the Markers, Complete the Challenge, Have fun together!

Xplorer is the perfect outdoor activity for primary and pre-school children and their families.

 Xplorer is a family friendly navigation challenge that is educational and fun and gives children a sense of adventure as they explore the park to find the markers. It involves a healthy mix of physical activity and decision making that the whole family can enjoy together.

Using a simple map the aim is to find a number of markers that are located around the park. At each marker children need to identify what is pictured and enjoy learning a fun fact to tell their friends.

Older children will have fun competing against their friends or other family members whilst younger children will enjoy the excitement of successfully finding the markers.

Xplorer is perfect for children as they can have an adventure whilst running around in a safe and friendly environment. No experience of map reading is necessary and parents are encouraged to join in the fun!
(All children must be accompanied by an adult)

Have fun together Go Xplore!

Cost: Free Event
 
Below are all of the dates and times for the Xplorer Orienteering events being held in the Braintree District:

Date Time Place
Wednesday 26th July 11am-1pm Witham (Town Park)
Wednesday 26th July 2-4pm Witham (Town Park)
Tuesday 1st August 11am-1pm Halstead (Public Gardens)
Tuesday 1st August 2-4pm Halstead (Public Gardens)
Wednesday 9th August 11am-1pm Braintree (Weavers Park)
Wednesday 9th August 2-4pm Braintree (Weavers Park)
Tuesday 15th August 11am-1pm Witham (Town Park)
Tuesday 15th August 2-4pm Witham (Town Park)
Wednesday 23rd August 11am-1pm Halstead (Public Gardens)
Wednesday 23rd August 2-4pm Halstead (Public Gardens)
Tuesday 29th August 2-4pm Braintree (Weavers Park)
 
Locations:
Braintree (Weavers Park)  - Weavers Park, Bocking End, Braintree, Essex, CM7 9HB
Witham (Town Park) - Witham Town Park, Maldon Road, Witham, Essex, CM8 1HN
Halstead (Public Gardens)  - Halstead Public Gardens, Trinity Street, Halstead, Essex, CO9 1JA
 
Cost: Free Event

Website: http://www.livewellcampaign.co.uk/info/2/be_well/53/xplorer_orienteering_events