Events, training courses and practical opportunities to help conserve local wildlife form a major part of our activities. See featured events below. For a full list with details download the What's On Events Guide
Events in the Children's Activity category
Idle Valley Wild Tots
Thursday 27th April
Get your little one out in the great outdoors. Messy play and sensory activities all inspired by a wildlife-focused story book for children under five. 10.30 - 11.30am, £4.50 per child. Outdoor clothing is essential. Parents and guardians are required to stay with their children. Booking essential.
Contact: Rural Learning Centre 01777 713 941.
Bunny Wood Open Day
Sunday 30th April
Join us for this special day, enjoy the spring wild flowers and learn about the wood’s history and management. Activities for all ages. From 10.30am to 4pm with guided walks at 11am and 2pm. Car park on the left of the A60 climbing out of Bunny.
Contact: Chris Terrell-Nield 0115 937 4906
Wild Tots Attenborough
Wednesday 3rd May
Parent and toddler session suitable for 2 to 4 year olds. 10.30am – 12 noon and 1 – 2.30pm. £6 per child. Please book in advance as numbers are limited. Children must be accompanied by an adult. To book, click on the Training & Events category at http://www.nottinghamshirewildlife.org/shop.
Wild Kids Attenborough
Saturday 6th May
Join us as we explore Attenborough Nature Reserve to find out about our amazing wildlife. Suitable for children aged 4 and over. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 10.15am – 12.15pm, £6 per child. No need to book, just pay on the day.
Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777
Skylarks Green Rangers
Saturday 6th May
Are you aged 13-18 years old, like being outdoors and keeping active? If so, then join our Green Rangers and help us look after our Skylarks Nature Reserve! Our varied programme includes tree coppicing, bird box making, pond dipping, bushcraft and lots more. 11 am – 1 pm. No charge, but booking essential.