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Group news and diary

Our 2017 dates!

All meetings will start at 10 am unless otherwise stated.
For further info. please contact janicedring@hotmail.com or phone 01472 826245.

February 4th Yacht Club Cleethorpes.

Identification of winter birds.


March 4th Redhill cottage, East Ravendale.

Talk on hedgehogs and meet Andrew! Making a hedgehog habitat. ( we will have to charge £2 for this session as we have to pay £30 for expenses to our visitor).

April 1st Classroom in the Woods Ashby - cum- Fenby ( off the Barton Sreet).

Interactive talk on bats with Julie Ellison.

May 6th Cleethorpes beach-- Leisure Centre area.

Sea dipping.

June 3rd Wold Newton

Paths, tracks and signs of animals.

July 1st St Andrews Hospice, Grimsby/ Peoples' park.

Bees and butterflies and walk in the park.

Sunday 16th July Watch Day Out at Anderby Creek. Join other grroups and members for a day of Wildlife Watching.
10am to 2.30pm More information and to book:
Mary Porter 07909 925419 or
watch@lincstrust.co.uk

August 5th Laceby Beck

Stream dipping and identification of species.


September 2nd Classroom in the Woods

Camping out overnight!

October 7th Roxton Woods, Keelby

Orienteering and looking for clues for directions. Need a compass.

November 4th Nettleton near Caistor.

Bird ringing with Kevin Armstrong.

Our 2016 dates!

January 9th
A visit to ' Exotics of the World' for an interactive talk on reptiles.

February 6th
Spiders! Venue tbc but possibly at "Exotics of the World". Contact Jan to confirm and book.

March 5th
Owls -- up close and personal!
Venue TBA

April 2nd
Tealby / Walesby walk.

During which we should encounter a variety of wildlife such as deer, sheep, birds, wild flower etc.
Meet at Tealby Church 10 am.

May 7th
Tetney Blow wells, the geology and waterways. Treasure hunt.
Meet at the church in Tetney at 10 am

June 4th
Walk around the Mausoleum area at Great Limber.
Identifying Wild flowers and insects / butterflies.

July 2nd
A guided walk round 'Redhill Nature Reserve'
Wild flowers and butterflies

August 6th tbc
Chambers Farm Woods, Hoop lane, Apley, Market Rasen, LN85JR. Butterfly Conservation Lincolnshire branch Open Day.

September 3rd
Beach forage.
Meet at the Discovery Centre.

October 1st
Artwork using 'treasure' from the previous beach forage.
Meet at the Discovery Centre.

November 5th
Green men in the woods. Get creative with clay to scare away evil!
Meet at Bradley woods.

Dec 3rd
No meeting.

All meetings will start at 10 am unless otherwise stated.
For further info. please contact janicedring@hotmail.com or phone 01472 826245.

More dates for 2015 - revised programme!

All meetings are from 10 until 12, unless stated otherwise.

Don't forget to book first and get more information from Jan Dring on 01472 826245 or email: janicedring@hotmail.com
Cost for each meeting is £1 per child, accompanying adult free. No unaccompanied children under 8 years old, please.

Feb 7th
Vanson Centre
Making bug hotels. RSPB homes for nature. Collect and bring a variety of materials e.g thistle stalks, other hollow stalks , canes, large plastic bottle. Research various web sites.

March 7th
Cleethorpes country park nature walk. Meet in the car park on the country park just off humberstone r about. Alternatively we could go to the discovery centre depending on the weather

April 4th
Visit to Far Ings, Nature Reserve Barton Bird watching By train? With a pack up? Meet at Far Ings. Time to be arranged.

May 2nd
Redhill cottage.
Seed sowing and planting. Growing herbs and edible flowers for taking home to nurture.

June 6th
Meet at the Bradley sports centre
Herb identification and uses with Emma Warrener. cooking with herbs. Confirmed.

July 4th
Meet at leisure centre
Cleethorpes dunes exploration from leisure centre to Meridian point.

Aug 1st
Park at Jan's at Redhill cottage.
Walk in Ravendale valley. Refreshments at Jans.

2015 dates!

All meetings are from 10 until 12, unless stated otherwise.

Don't forget to book first and get more information from Jan Dring on 01472 826245 or email: janicedring@hotmail.com
Cost for each meeting is £1 per child, accompanying adult free. No unaccompanied children under 8 years old, please.

February 7th
Vanson Centre
Making of Bug Hotels

March 7th
Main Car Park Cleethorpes Country Park
A Nature Walk

April 4th
Vanson Centre
Seed Sowing and Planting

May 2nd
Visit to Far Ings N.N.R. Barton
Bird Watching

DECEMBER MEETING CANCELLED

We are very sorry, but, due to circumstances beyond our control we have had to CANCEL the meeting on saturday 5th December.
Next meeting 7th February! See below.

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