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
Attenborough Bat Watch
Saturday 29th August
Join members of the Notts. Bat Group 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. Meet at 7.00pm. £7 including refreshments, early booking is essential.
Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777
25 Years of Recording Reptiles & Amphibians
Tuesday 8th September
John Osborne, County Recorder for Nottinghamshire, will give a talk to the Mansfield & Ashfield Local Group. 7.00pm at Bridge Street Methodist Church, Bridge Street, Mansfield. £3 per person, including refreshments. All are welcome.
Contact: Shlomo Dowen 01623 640 134
Tuesday 15th September
Come along to this meeting of the Worksop Local Group when potter Jim Newbold will give a fascinating talk about his work and how everyday items and works associated with his craft are linked to nature. Meet at Station Hotel, Carlton Rd Worksop S80 1PS at 7.30pm. Members £1.50 and £2.00 for non-members who are very welcome.
Contact: Su McIlwaine 07530 475 041 or Alvin Green 01909 476 276
The Mighty Oak
Monday 21st September
Patrick Harding will describe some of the history and diversity of this long-lived tree at a meeting of the Beeston Wildlife Group. Adults £2, children £1, including refreshments. 7.30pm at Trent Vale Infant School, Trent Road, Beeston Rylands.
The Wildlife of Japan
Thursday 1st October
Peter Jones and Susan Wilson will help members of the South Notts Local Group discover some of the exotic and unusual wildlife of Japan. Meet at 7.30pm in Room 5, West Bridgford Methodist Church, (junction of Patrick Road and Musters Road), West Bridgford, NG2 7PQ. Admission £2.50 including refreshments; children free of charge.