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
The Natural History of Keyworth’s Meadows
Thursday 3rd November
Come along and enjoy a talk by Neil Pinder about the history, wildlife and future of two very different “Grassblade Jungles”. 7.30pm in Room 5, West Bridgford Methodist Church, (junction of Patrick Road and Musters Road), West Bridgford, NG2 7PQ. Admission, including refreshments, adults £2.50, children free.
Contact: Gordon Dyne 0115 878 4842
Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust - Past, Present and Future
Thursday 3rd November
Join the Newark Local Group to hear Rob Fitzsimons, the Trust’s Chief Executive, talk about the activities of the Trust in today’s challenging economic climate. Meet at Newark Library at 7.30pm. £3, including refreshments with homemade cakes.
Contact: Sue Leach 01636 681 154 or Shirley Hatcher 07905 256 898
Lecture Series: Simon King – Wildlife Filmmaker and Cameraman
Friday 4th November
Simon King OBE has been making wildlife documentaries for over 30 years. Credits include Planet Earth, Springwatch, Autumnwatch, Big Cat Diary and Life of Mammals. Join Simon at Idle Valley for an inspiring evening to hear his stories and insights into the natural world. Includes a Q & A and book signing. Café serving all evening. Doors at 6.30; lecture 7.30pm to 10pm. £20 per person. £5 discount if booking Bridget Appleby (7 Oct.) and Iolo Williams (9 Dec.) at the same time. To obtain tickets click on the Training & Events category at http://www.nottinghamshirewildlife.org/shop. FULLY BOOKED.
Thursday 10th November
Join the Retford Local Group for a talk about these magical creatures by Trevor & Dilys Pendleton. 7.30pm in Goodwin Hall, Chancery Lane, Retford. £2 including refreshments.
Contact: Jan Williamson 01777 709 974
My Favourite Nature Photos
Tuesday 15th November
This will be a first for the Worksop Local Group with an interactive evening of ‘show and tell’ photographic experiences. Bring along up to 10 images. Meet at Station Hotel, Carlton Rd Worksop S80 1PS at 7.30pm. £2.00.
Contact: Su McIlwaine 07530 475 041 or Ivan Machin 01909 476 267 http://www.worksopnwt.org.uk