Outdoor Lakeside Investigators (OLI)
Turn your family visit to Highfields Park into an outdoor adventure! Collect an OLI bag from our Box Office located inside the DH Lawrence Pavilion (the building by the lake with the green roof).
Children and Families Outdoor Lakeside Investigators
Explore and identify the wild side of Highfields Park with our special Outdoor Lakeside Investigator Bag. OLI agents will find everything they need in the OLI Bag to set off on a secret mission.
There are insects, plants and animals to be spotted and counted; treasure to be found; history to uncover; rocks and buildings to be catalogued… and a great deal more! Complete each seasonal mission and claim your reward from Mission Control!
The pack’s contents will vary depending on the season and activities on offer.
Please remember to return your OLI bag to Mission Control/Box Office to claim your reward!
Schools Outdoor Lakeside Investigators
School classes KS1 - KS3 can take advantage of Lakeside’s 15 Schools OLI bags available for sharing across a class, to explore and discover insects, plants and animals across the wonderful green environment.
Each pack includes a clipboard, activity sheets, whiteboard pens, binoculars, magnifying glass, compass, maps, bug magnifiers, bug brushes, pencils and paper to help complete the mission.
Advance booking is recommended to ensure the Bags are available. Contact Rachel Feneley, Learning Officer firstname.lastname@example.org.