Find events

Click on the Events below for more information, or use the Calendar and Quick Select features to the right...

1

Wednesday 22 October 2014

Working on a DWT nature reserve near you.

Join in with practical conservation work at Upton Heath.

Join us for a day of practical work on site at Lorton Meadows, to restore the habitats important for local wildlife, with the Community Conservation Officer. 

Thursday 23 October 2014

Practical conservation work. Meet 9.30am at the Urban Wildlife Centre if you need transport or directions, or 10am at the work site.

Join us for practical conservation work.

Saturday 25 October 2014 - Sunday 2 November 2014

Find out about garden birds, the best things to feed them & how to ready your garden for winter.

Sunday 26 October 2014

Join the regular volunteering group on Brownsea Island on alternate Sundays throughout the year.

Join the Urban team of the Dorset Wildlife Trust on a regular work party on DWT Upton Heath.

Join us to learn about the birds that visit the Fleet during winter.

Discover farming with wildlife at Kingcombe before enjoying a long table Sunday lunch

A guided walk looking at the gulls, wading birds & geese along Chesil Beach & the Fleet with expert Nick Tomlinson.

Find out what lives inside a Mermaid's Purse!

Monday 27 October 2014

 Come and find out how you can improve your garden for wildlife

Tuesday 28 October 2014

Habitat management on a DWT nature reserve near you.  

Join us for a colourful Autumnal scavenger hunt!

Celebrate the new displays, games and interactives in the Avon Heath Discovery Centre, part of The Great Heath Living Landscape.

Owl Day - Discover the wildlife of Dorset!

Join Bournemouth Borough Council rangers & DWT marine wardens on a mission to explore the seashore.

Wednesday 29 October 2014

Join in with practical conservation work at Corfe Hills West.

Join us & explore the wild woods, looking for slugs, bugs & beetles, then get crafty & make spider badges.

Make some amazing ocean themed arts & crafts to take home

Thursday 30 October 2014

Practical conservation work. Meet 9.30am at the Urban Wildlife Centre if you need transport or directions, or 10am at the work site.

Join the regular volunteering group in West Dorset.

Join us for practical conservation work.

Discover the secret life of spooky bats & other Halloween creatures, then make bouncing bats to take home.

Investigate some of the amazing mushrooms and toadstools on Avon Heath, part of The Great Heath Living Landscape.

An illustrated talk by Ian Lewis of Dorset Bird Group. 

Friday 31 October 2014

Join the Avon Heath Country park rangers for a dastardly delve into the box of gruesome things collected on the park, part of The Great Heath Living Landscape.

Come & visit the centre for a spooky evening exploring Kingcombe’s nocturnal wildlife.

Saturday 1 November 2014

The Wildlife Centre is open for visitors

Join a volunteering party doing practical conservation work at Sovell Down.

Sunday 2 November 2014

Lend a hand with practical conservation work at Parley Common.

Wednesday 5 November 2014

Join in with practical conservation work at Lytchett Bay.

Join us for a day of practical work on site at Lorton Meadows, to restore the habitats important for local wildlife, with the Community Conservation Officer. 

Working on a DWT nature reserve near you.

Thursday 6 November 2014

Practical conservation work. Meet 9.30am at the Urban Wildlife Centre if you need transport or directions, or 10am at the work site.

Join us for practical conservation work.

Friday 7 November 2014

There's no such thing as a Seagull! An illustrated talk

Saturday 8 November 2014

Sometimes delicious, sometimes deadly - fungi are a challenge for naturalists and gourmets alike.  Discover this fascinating world with nationally renowned John ‘The Forager’ Wright (River Cottage TV) at The Kingcombe Centre.

Sunday 9 November 2014

Join the regular volunteering group on Brownsea Island on alternate Sundays throughout the year.

Sometimes delicious, sometimes deadly - fungi are a challenge for naturalists and gourmets alike.  Discover this fascinating world with nationally renowned John ‘The Forager’ Wright (River Cottage TV) at The Kingcombe Centre.

Monday 10 November 2014

The butterflies & flowers of Croatia, an illustrated talk

A talk about the wildlife of Hampshire and Dorset

Tuesday 11 November 2014

Habitat management on a DWT nature reserve near you.

Wild Africa Live, a presentation by Alex Wills 

Wednesday 12 November 2014

Join in with practical conservation work at Ferndown Common.

Thursday 13 November 2014

Practical conservation work. Meet 9.30am at the Urban Wildlife Centre if you need transport or directions, or 10am at the work site.

Join the regular volunteering group in West Dorset.

Join us for practical conservation work.

Friday 14 November 2014

John Wright unravels the puzzle of Latin names in the Natural World  

 

Saturday 15 November 2014

The Wildlife Centre is open for visitors

Sunday 16 November 2014

Working on a DWT nature reserve near you.

Tuesday 18 November 2014

Deer Conservation and Management, a talk by Jan Andrews (RDMS)

Wednesday 19 November 2014

Join in with practical conservation work at Happy Bottom, Corfe Mullen.

Working on a DWT nature reserve near you.

Join us for a day of practical work on site at Lorton Meadows, to restore the habitats important for local wildlife, with the Community Conservation Officer. 

Climate change, an illustrated talk by Felicity Liggins from the Met Office

The Jurassic Coast, a talk by Mike Hooker

Thursday 20 November 2014

Practical conservation work. Meet 9.30am at the Urban Wildlife Centre if you need transport or directions, or 10am at the work site.

Join us for practical conservation work.

An illustrated talk by Nicky Hoar at Christchurch Baptist Church Hall, Christchurch.

Friday 21 November 2014

The Royal Naval Cordite Factory 1915-1957 - 'Acorns Urgently Needed', a talk

Saturday 22 November 2014

Discover the world of tracking and field craft to learn and identify what clues wildlife leave on this fascinating one day workshop at Kingcombe Meadows Nature Reserve.

Illustrated talk by wildlife photographer Colin Varndell


 

Sunday 23 November 2014

Join the regular volunteering group on Brownsea Island on alternate Sundays throughout the year.

Tuesday 25 November 2014

Habitat management on a DWT nature reserve near you.  

Marine Life in Lyme Bay, an illustrated talk by Dr Rachel Davies

Wednesday 26 November 2014

Join in with practical conservation work at Arrowsmith Copse.

Thursday 27 November 2014

Practical conservation work. Meet 9.30am at the Urban Wildlife Centre if you need transport or directions, or 10am at the work site.

Join the regular volunteering group in West Dorset.

Join us for practical conservation work.

The River Allen, an illustrated talk by Amanda Broom

Saturday 29 November 2014

Join a volunteering party doing practical conservation work at Sovell Down.

Sunday 30 November 2014

Indulge in a mince pie & some mulled wine at the Chesil Beach Centre & ‘shop for wildlife’

Join the Urban team of the Dorset Wildlife Trust on a regular work party on DWT Upton Heath.

Photographic Workshop with wildlife photographer Colin Varndell


 

Wednesday 3 December 2014

Join in with practical conservation work at Upton.

Working on a DWT nature reserve near you.

Join us for a day of practical work on site at Lorton Meadows, to restore the habitats important for local wildlife, with the Community Conservation Officer. 

Thursday 4 December 2014

Practical conservation work. Meet 9.30am at the Urban Wildlife Centre if you need transport or directions, or 10am at the work site.

Christmas coffee morning with mince pies & sales stall

Join us for practical conservation work.

Friday 5 December 2014

Christmas Lunch

Saturday 6 December 2014

Get crafty with us and create cards, gifts and treats for your loved ones and local wildlife. Crafts from 10.30 am - 12.30 pm. Open Day from 10.00 am - 16.00 pm. 

Celebrate Christmas at Kingcombe with seasonal treats and artistic gift ideas.

Sunday 7 December 2014

Join the regular volunteering group on Brownsea Island on alternate Sundays throughout the year.

Lend a hand with practical conservation work at Parley Common.

Monday 8 December 2014

Habitat management on a DWT nature reserve near you.

Tuesday 9 December 2014

Journey into Space, a presentation by Stephen Tonkin

Wednesday 10 December 2014

Join in with practical conservation work at Happy Bottom, Corfe Mullen

Thursday 11 December 2014

Practical conservation work. Meet 9.30am at the Urban Wildlife Centre if you need transport or directions, or 10am at the work site.

Join the regular volunteering group in West Dorset.

Join us for practical conservation work.

Wednesday 17 December 2014

Join in with practical conservation work at Parley Common.

Working on a DWT nature reserve near you.

Join us for a few hours of practical work on site at Lorton Meadows, and end the last task of the year by celebrating volunteering at Lorton with a free buffet Christmas lunch! With the Community Conservation Officers. 

Thursday 18 December 2014

Practical conservation work. Meet 9.30am at the Urban Wildlife Centre if you need transport or directions, or 10am at the work site.

Join us for practical conservation work.

Saturday 20 December 2014

Discover the wonders of winter bird watching in Poole Harbour with a walk along Holes Bay, one of the new nature reserves in the Great Heath Living Landscapes Project. This event is led by Paul Morton of the Birds of Poole Harbour website with Nicky Hoar from DWT.  FULLY BOOKED

Sunday 21 December 2014

Working on a DWT nature reserve near you.

1

 

 

 

 

October 2014
S M T W T F S
28 29 30 1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31 1

 

home  |  Living Landscapes  |  Living Seas  |  Jobs  |  e-news  |  Contact & Find Us