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Group news and diary

FEBRUARY MEETING CANCELLED!

Sorry to say that due to the very inclement weather forecast, we have decided to CANCEL the meeting on Saturday February 15th. We hope to have a go at hands-on practical management work with the Forestry Commission in the Autumn.

Here is our 2020 programme:

Most meetings are at Chambers Farm Wood near Wragby, from 10am to 12 noon, unless otherwise stated. Activities subject to change depending on the weather.

Cost: £2.00 per child plus donation for accompanying adult if possible.
For more information on each meeting, and to book (booking essential, please) contact: Mary Porter limewoodswatch@gmail.com

SATURDAY  16th January
Winter woodland trail

SATURDAY 15th February
CANCELLED due to storm forecast.

SATURDAY 28th March
Spring celebration: Bonfire and bannocks!

SATURDAY 18th April
Watery woodland wildlife

SATURDAY 16th May
Spring flowers with the LoveLincsPlants Project.

SATURDAY 20th June
Watch Celebration at Cleethorpes! More info later.

SATURDAY 18th July
Minibeasts and flowers.

SATURDAY 19th September 
Dormice! With Anne Goodall, for many years “Chief Mouse” of the Woods. 

SATURDAY 17th October 10am – 12 noon. Practical management with the Forestry Commission.(from February – tbc)

SATURDAY 21st November 10am – 12 noon. Early Christmas party!

2020 dates and booking info!

We are currently putting our 2020 programme together and also have a new booking email. The old mobile number beginning 07909 SHOULD NOT BE USED.

All our meetings, unless stated otherwise, are between 10am and 12 noon, the third Saturday of the month. We normally meet at the Wood Centre at Chambers Farm Wood, by kind permission of the Forestry Commission.

Our dates for next year are:

16th January
15th February
21st March (tbc)
18th April
16th May
20th June (meeting at Cleethorpes all day!)
18th July
19th September
17th October
21st November

Our new email for more information and for booking is:

limewoodswatch@gmail.com

See you soon!

Our 2019 dates!

Most meetings are at Chambers Farm Wood near Wragby, unless otherwise stated. Activities subject to change depending on the weather.

Cost: £2.00 per child plus donation for accompanying adult if possible.
For more information on each meeting, and to book (booking essential, please) contact: Mary Porter 07909 925419
watch@lincstrust.co.uk

SATURDAY  26th January 10am – 12 noon
Little things - peering into a microscopic world.

SATURDAY 16th February 10am – 12 noon. 
Winter twigs and sticks.

SATURDAY 16th March 10am – 12 noon.
Birds- are they dinosaurs?

SATURDAY 20th April 10am – 12 noon.
Life in ponds.

SATURDAY 11th May 10am – 12 noon.
Spring flowers with the LoveLincsPlants Project.

SATURDAY 15th June Watch Day Out at Woodhall Spa Airfield
10am to 2.30pm.

SATURDAY 20th July 10am – 12 noon. 
Bees and butterflies.

SATURDAY 21st September  10am – 12 noon.
Dormice! Checking the boxes with the Dormouse Group. 

SATURDAY 19th October 10am – 12 noon. 
Trees, forests and human beings – a look at how we use woodlands.

SATURDAY 16th November 10am – 12 noon.
Nature’s recycling and the problem with plastics.
Followed by a sustainable pre- Christmas party!

Our 2018 dates!

For more information on each meeting, and to book (booking essential, please) contact: Mary Porter 07909 925419
email: watch@lincstrust.co.uk

Please note, some dates still need to be confirmed. Make sure you book to avoid disappointment!

SATURDAY 20th January 10am – 12 noon. Birds and bird feeders.
Be prepared to get mucky!

SATURDAY 17th February OR SATURDAY 24th 10am – 12 noon tbc.CHECK ON BOOKING

SATURDAY 17th March 10am – 12 noon. 

SATURDAY 14th April* NOTE second Saturday 10am – 12 noon.

SATURDAY 19th May 10am – 12 noon. Meet the Owls, with Michael Todd. Get up close to real owls and also dissect some owl pellets.

SATURDAY 16th June 10am – 12 noon. Insects for National Insect Week and Big Wild Weekend

SUNDAY 21st July 10am – 12 noon. Pond dipping.

SATURDAY 15th September 10am – 12 noon. Dormice – checking the boxes with the dormouse group.

SUNDAY 23rd September Slug Hunt with Chris du Feu. Joint meeting with the Coningsby Group.

SATURDAY 20th October 10am – 12 noon. 

SATURDAY 17th November 10am – 12 noon. 

New dates for 2017!

For more information on each meeting, and to book (booking essential,please) contact:

Mary Porter
07909 925419
watch@lincstrust.co.uk

SUNDAY 25th June 9.30am – 12 noon. Joint meeting with the Coningsby Watch Group and the Dormouse Group. NOTE DIFFERENT TIME AND DATE.

SUNDAY 16th July 11am – approx 3.30pm
WATCH SEASIDE CHALLENGE AT ANDERBY CREEK. Push netting, strand-line scavenger hunt, beach art, and much more! A day out with other Watch Groups and members. Bring your own picnic and refreshments. More info when you book.

SATURDAY 16th September 10am – 12 noon. Super slugs and snails with special guest mollusc expert Chris de Feu.

SATURDAY 21st October 10am – 12 noon.

SATURDAY 18th November 10am – 12 noon.

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