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Our 2019 dates!

26th January 2019. Making bird cakes at Willow Tree Fen.
Starts 2.00 pm.
What have you got in your cupboard that birds like and won’t be harmful to them. Basic seeds and fat will be provided, safe additions are welcome.

23rd February 2019. Wildfowl and Winter Waders at Frampton Marsh. Meet at 2.00 pm at Frampton Marsh car park, there is now a charge for non RSPB members.

23rd March 2019. Building a Bug Hotel. Meet at Willow Tree Fen at 2.00 pm.

20th April 2019. Chalk Stream Dipping. Venue to be confirmed.

25th May 2019. Wildflowers at Hills and Holes, Barnack. Meet at the Mill Stone Public House in Barnack at 2.00 pm.

15th June 2019. Watch Day Out at Woodhall Spa former airfield now a nature reserve. Times and further details to be given when known.

29th June 2019. Outing to Gibraltar Point.

20th-23rd July inc. 2019. Annual camping trip this year will be to Ynys-hir, Powys, Wales.

Sessions generally take place from 2.00-4.00 pm. The cost is £1.00 each session for each child. Our annual camping trip will of course cost more, though children will be subsidised. Sessions are generally appropriate for children aged 6 years and above and all children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Booking is essential in case there has to be any last minute change to the venue and to ensure that there are enough refreshments for everybody.
To book contact Eileen Pearson on 01775 768359 or 07443485524 or Bridgette Walker on 07790077176.

PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGES MADE TO JUNE AND JULY MEETINGS.

More dates for your diary!

27th October 2018. Autumn Fruits. Bourne Woods at 2.00 p.m.

24th November 2018. Fungus Foray at Dole Woods at 2.00 p.m. Thurlby/Bourne.

15th December 2018.Christmas Party at Willow Tree Fen starts at 2.00 p.m. Please bring a plate of food that you know your child/children like. We normally share the food that is brought.

26th January 2019. Making bird cakes at Willow Tree Fen 2.00 p.m. What have you got in your cupboard that the birds might like and won’t be harmful to them. Basic seeds will be provided,safe additions are welcome.

23rd February 2019. Wildfowl and Winter Waders at Frampton Marsh. Meet at Frampton Marsh at 2.00 p.m. There is now a car park charge for non RSPB members.

31st March 2019. Making a Bug Hotel. Meet at Willow Tree Fen at 2.00 p.m.

20th April 2019. Chalk Stream Dipping. Venue to be confirmed.

25th May 2019. Hills and Hollows at Barnack. Meet at 2.00 p.m at the Mill Stone Public House.

29th June 2019. Camping Weekend Details to be confirmed.

20th July 2019. Outing to Gibraltar Point tbc Meet at 2.00 p.m in car park.

Sessions take place from 2.00 until 4.00 p.m. The cost is £1.00 each child to cover the cost of refreshments and materials needed.

Sessions are generally appropriate for children aged 5 years and above and children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Booking is essential in case of any last minute changes to the venue and to ensure that there is enough refreshments and materials for everybody.
To book:
Eileen Pearson on p1neelie@gmail.com or 07443485524 or Bridgette Walker on 07790077176 for further information.

Some 2018 dates!

Most sessions take place from 2.00 until 4.00 pm at the venues stated above. The cost is £1.00 for each child each session to cover the cost of refreshments and any materials. Sessions are generally appropriate for children aged 5 year and over. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult and booking is essential to ensure that there have been no last minute changes to the venue and that we have enough refreshments and materials.
Please contact
Eileen Pearson on p1neelie@gmail.com or 07443485524 or Bridgette Walker on 07790077176 for further information.

27th January 2018 Model your favourite animal, bird, insect or flower. Meet 2.00 pm at Willow Tree Fen.

24th February 2018 Meet the Owls at Baytree Owl Centre, meet at the Owl Centre, Baytree at 2.00 pm. Children free, adults £3.00

24th March 2018 Boxing Hares and Burrowing Rabbits meet at Willow Tree Fen at 2.00 pm.

28th April 2018 Wild Flower propagation for the creation of Wild Flower Meadows meet Willow Tree Fen at 2.00 pm.

19th May 2018 Pond Dipping at Arnolds Meadow, Spalding.

1st – 3rd June 2018 Weekend away – Farne Islands campsite Budle Bay is base. Please note the change of date, the birds will be at their most active at this time of the year.

30th June 2018 Seals at Blakeney Point, Meet at Marston Quay times dependent on tides, details to be given later

21st July 2018 Butterflies and Bees at Moulton Marsh, meet at Moulton Marsh car park 2.00 pm.

Change of May meeting date

Just to let you know we have changed the date of the MAY MEETING (not April) from 20th May to 13th May 2017 this is the outing to Hills and Hollows at Barnack.
Look forward to seeing you at the next meeting at Willow Tree Fen 22nd April 2017.

For the rest of our programme, please see below.

Sessions take place from 2.00 until 4.00 pm at the venues stated below.

The cost is £1.00 per child per session to cover a drink and craft materials used.
Sessions are generally appropriate for children aged 5 years and above. Children need to be accompanied by an appropriate adult and booking is essential to ensure that there have been no last minute changes to the venue and that we have enough refreshments and materials.
Please contact Eileen Pearson on 01775 768359 or 07443485524 or Bridgette Walker on 07790077176 or biwalker2.oct@gmail.com

Some 2017 dates!

Sessions take place from 2.00 until 4.00 pm at the venues stated below.

The cost is £1.00 per child per session to cover a drink and craft materials used.
Sessions are generally appropriate for children aged 5 years and above. Children need to be accompanied by an appropriate adult and booking is essential to ensure that there have been no last minute changes to the venue and that we have enough refreshments and materials.
Please contact Eileen Pearson on 01775 768359 or 07443485524 or Bridgette Walker on 07790077176 or biwalker2.oct@gmail.com

28th January Get a close up view of birds feeding at Vine House farm courtesy of Nicholas Watts in a comfortable bird hide.

25th February Wildcraft – what can we do with the leaves we collected – collage? Willow Tree Fen.

25th March Animal traps led by Stewart Clark at Willow Tree Fen

22nd April How to Build a Wormery. Willow Tree Fen.

20th May Pasque flowers and so much more at Hills and Hollows Barnack.

24th June Bio blitz – venue to be confirmed.

22/23July Minsmere weekend. Details to be given later,

19th August Moth Traps - Willow Tree Fen.

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