Inspiring stories are Changing Young Lives
Join us at Lakeside for a series of inspiring stories that will give you a thirst for adventure. You’ll also have the opportunity to put your own challenging questions to our guest speakers, in a special Q&A session.
Into the Sea by Fiona Weatherall
8pm, Wednesday 28th June 2017
25-year-old Fiona circumnavigated New Zealand’s North Island in a sea kayak with fellow adventurer, James Corfe. During the talk, Fiona takes you through the trials and tribulations of her 2,800km journey. The pair found themselves paddling with dolphins, eyed up by Orcas and roared at by a sea lion.
Pushing the Adventure Threshold by Mike Margeson
8pm, Thursday 6th July 2017
Lakeside’s chief instructor takes you through his experience of high altitude climbing with teenagers in Bolivia. Mike’s love and passion for adventure is echoed by his career as a full-time mountaineering and outdoor education instructor.
Tickets cost £6 each or £10 for both lectures.
All proceeds from the evening will go towards our Changing Young Lives Appeal, which is funding our new facility for schools and youth groups. Read more about our Changing Young Lives Appeal.
A cash-only bar is available from 7pm.
Question and answer session, raffle and bar from 9pm.