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 Wildlife Talk category
South Notts Local Group AGM
Thursday 24th April
This will be followed by the Trust’s Michael Walker talking about the exciting new Skylarks Nature Reserve development near Holme Pierrepont. Free entry and refreshments. 7.30pm, Room 5, Musters Road Methodist Church, West Bridgford.
Contact: Gordon Dyne 0115 878 4842
Now That’s Scilly!
Monday 28th April
Nigel Slater will describe the history and wildlife of this group of islands at this meeting of Beeston Wildlife Group which will also include a brief AGM. 7.30pm – 9.30pm. Adults £2, children £1. Trent Vale Infant School, Trent Road, Beeston Rylands.
Contact: Bill Wheatley 0115 925 0208 or Nigel Slater 0115 916 6518
Mansfield & Ashfield Local Group AGM
Tuesday 29th April
Join the Group for this special meeting when, following a brief AGM, NWT’s Head of Conservation Policy and Planning, Janice Bradley, will tell us about heathland restoration at the former Rufford Colliery in Rainworth, and other NWT priorities for Sherwood. 7.00 pm at Bridge Street Methodist Church, Mansfield, NG18 1AL. For directions see http://bridgestreetmethodistchurchmansfield.org/find-us/. Watch this space for details of an exciting event at the Colliery around June 2014.
Friday 9th May
Join the Attenborough team for one of their popular bat watch events. Find out more about these fascinating creatures through an illustrated talk and look at some rescue bats, followed by a walk around the Reserve with bat detectors. 8.00pm – 10.30pm. £5 per person, including refreshments. Early booking is essential.
Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777
Saturday 10th May
Come along to Attenborough for a day of wildlife watching, identification and recording with various walks and talks throughout the day. Details will be available on the website. 8.00am – 5.00pm.
Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777 http://www.attenboroughnaturecentre.co.uk