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Group news and diary

November & December

Following our successful re-launch we now have two groups, morning (10.00-12.00) and afternoon (13.00-15.00), on the second Saturday of the month, at Whisby Education Centre. There are currently spaces in the afternoon group. Cost £4 per child, booking essential.

Changes to the published programme:

9 November - Nocturnal animals
14 December - Natural Christmas decorations

Contact whisbyeducation@lincstrust.co.uk

Re-launch

We are very happy to be re-launching Wildlife Watch at Whisby Nature Park.

Because we have had so much interest we will now be running two sessions each month, 10.00-12.00 and 13.00-15.00, on the second Saturday of the month. Cost £4 per child, booking essential.

Please contact whisbyeducation@lincstrust.co.uk for further information.

Dates for 2019:
14 September - BioBlitz
12 October - Awesome autumn
9 November - Practical conservation task
14 December - Joint Christmas party

See you in September!

We are very sad to report that Adrian Royston leaves us for "pastures new" this summer. THANK YOU, Adrian, giving us so many happy memories and "really wild" experiences, over the years!
Mags, Laura and Vicki will be here to re-start the Group in September and will look forward to hearing about your own summer of wildness when we get together again then!
As usual, we will meet:

At the Whisby Education Centre
from 10am to 12.30pm unless otherwise stated.
BOOKING ESSENTIAL
Cost: £4
Contact: whisbyeducation@lincstrust.co.uk

Dates are:

September 14th
October 12th
November 9th
December 14th.

More details nearer the time. See you then!

Our 2019 dates!

We meet at the Whisby Education Centre
from 10am to 12.30pm unless otherwise stated.
BOOKING ESSENTIAL
Cost: £4
Contact: whisbyeducation@lincstrust.co.uk
Text: 07867796180

January 12
Conservation Task
Get our education grounds
ready for the season ahead

February 9
Bush craft
A morning in our woods
building dens, making fire
and toasting marshmallows.

March 9
Beautiful Birds
Get your binoculars out and
learn about the bird life
around Whisby Nature Park.

April Sunday 14
Watch away day
An exciting visit away from
the Whisby Education
grounds. Venue to be
confirmed
This activity will take place
on the SUNDAY

May 11
Pond Dipping
Lots of creatures live down
in the depths of Thorpe
lake. Let’s get our pond nets
and head out to find what is
lurking in the lake.

June 8
Wildflower Explorers
Explore Whisby Nature park
to find wonderful
wildflowers. Press and
record your findings for the
Love Lincs Plants project.



July 12-13
Camp over
Bring a tent, sleeping bag and
teddy bear to our annual
Camp Over.
You must have attended at least 3
sessions in 2019 to attend.
£10 per person.
Time: 6pm Friday – 9.30am
Saturday

August 10
Bioblitz
How many different
species
of plants,
invertebrates,
birds and mammals
can we find around
the Whisby education
grounds.

September 14
Herbarium
Use the pressed plants we
collected earlier in the year
to produce our own Whisby
Watch Herbarium.

October 12
Awesome Autumn
Autumn themed arts and
craft using natural
resources.

November 9
Conservation Task
It’s back to the time of year
where the willow and hazel
trees at Whisby are ready for a
trim and the Wildlife garden
needs a haircut!



December 14
Christmas Party
Party games with a wildlife
theme, Nature inspired food
and lots of fun. The annual
Christmas Party is back again!

Our Summer to Winter 2018 dates!

14th July Bug Hunting
10-11th August Camp Over!
8th September Trees in Leaf
13th October Autumn Colours and Cobwebs Walk
10th November Conservation Task
8th December Christmas Party!

More information on booking:
Please contact Kevin Widdowson: kwiddowson@lincstrust.co.uk
Text: 07867796180

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