Potteric Carr Nature Reserve

Potteric Carr Nature Reserve
Mallard Way, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN4 8DB

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Birding For Beginners

A birding workshop with local expert Linda Jenkinson at Start Birding. Come and learn how to use binoculars and identify birds. Half the day will be spent indoors learning about tools of the trade and half the day will be outdoors putting your learning into practice and identifying birds! Suitable for adult beginners…

Sun 26 Feb 2017

£5 non-members and £3 for members

Forest School Experience

Enjoy a day in the woods, making a camp fire, dens, woodland crafts and games. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Thu 23 Feb 2017

Free Guided Walk Around Potteric Carr

Join our volunteer who will take you on a guided tour of the reserve. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Get Crafty: Willow Weaving

Make some natural creations by weaving some willow. We will be cutting our own pieces of willow with tools, and weaving them into shapes to make a fish and more. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wed 22 Feb 2017

£3 per child YWT Member, £5 per child non-member. Accompanying adults FREE.

Green Treasure Hunt

Drop In - Explore the reserve by following the clues         This event is eligible for the Hedgehog Award Drop in and pay on the day! People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sat 11 Mar 2017

£3 per child YWT Member, £5 per child non-member. Accompanying adults FREE. Drop in and pay on the day!

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Guided Bird Walk At North Cave Wetlands

Join reserves manager for a guided walk around North Cave Wetlands. We will be looking for the varied wildlife on this ever expanding reserve. This is a great time of year to find the wintering species of wildfowl waders and thrushes. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sat 21 Jan 2017

£5 non-members and £3 for members

Sat 18 Feb 2017

£5 non-members and £3 for members

Sat 18 Mar 2017

£5 non-members and £3 for members

Guided Bird Walk At Wheldrake Ings

A guided walk to look at the fantastic array of wintering wildfowl at this large wetland nature reserve. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sun 15 Jan 2017

£5 non-members and £3 for members

Sun 19 Feb 2017

£5 non-members and £3 for members

Sun 19 Mar 2017

£5 non-members and £3 for members

Guided Walk Around Potteric Carr

Join our volunteer who will take you on a guided tour of the reserve. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Tue 31 Jan 2017

Guided Walk Around Potteric Carr

Join our volunteer who will take you on a guided tour of the reserve. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Tue 14 Mar 2017

Hedgelaying Workshop

Come and learn the traditional techniques of hedge management through the art of hedgelaying. Your day will involve practical demonstrations and a hands on approach to learning. Bring a packed lunch and warm clothes. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sat 28 Jan 2017

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Home Education Connection - Beach Clean And Litter Art

Join us at South Landing as we give the beach a thorough clean before getting arty with marine litter. These sessions are for Home Educated children and their families. This event is eligible for the Hedgehog Award. All children must be accompanied by an adult.     People with limited mobility please contact…

Fri 10 Feb 2017

£3 per child YWT Member; £5 per child non-member. Accompanying adults FREE.

Home Education Connection - Ducks

If you home educate, then this session is for you. We'll deliver environmental education on different themes each month.         This event is eligible for the Hedgehog Award People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 20 Jan 2017

£5 per child (£3 if member)

Home Education Connection: Lifecycles And Habitats

Monthly events for home educated families. Different theme every month.         This event is eligible for the Hedgehog Award People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 17 Feb 2017

Home Education Connection: Nesting

Monthly events for home educated families. Different theme every month.         This event is eligible for the Hedgehog Award People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 17 Feb 2017

£5 per child (£3 if member)

Home Education Connection - Seashore Scientist

It is British Science Week so join us at South Landing as we become Seashore Scientists. This event is eligible for the Hedgehog Award. All children must be accompanied by an adult.   People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance. Not suitable for wheelchair users.

Fri 10 Mar 2017

£3 per child YWT Member; £5 per child non-member. Accompanying adults FREE.

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Home Education Connection - Seashore Super Heroes

We will be setting challenges to test your knowledge and find our top Seashore Super Heroes! These sessions are for Home Educated children and their families. This event is eligible for the Hedgehog Award. All children must be accompanied by an adult.   People with limited mobility please contact organiser in…

Fri 16 Dec

£3 per child YWT Member; £5 per child non-member. Accompanying adults FREE.

Home Education Connection - Winter Wildlife

Join us at South Landing as we go in search of winter wildlife on land, on the beach and out at sea. These sessions are for Home Educated children and their families. This event is eligible for the Hedgehog Award. All children must be accompanied by an adult.   People with limited mobility please contact…

Fri 13 Jan 2017

£3 per child YWT Member; £5 per child non-member. Accompanying adults FREE.

Mothers Day: Mums And Kids Bushcraft Day

An ideal mothers day gift! Enjoy a family day out learning bushcraft skills and exploring the woods. Lunch will be included. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

National Nest Box Week: Feathers, Beaks And Nests

Its that time of year already for birds to start pairing up. We will be exploring the world of birds and giving them helping hand by making them a bird box! People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Tue 21 Feb 2017

£3 per child YWT Member, £5 per child non-member. Accompanying adults FREE.

Nature Tots

Fun, outdoor nature play for under 4's. This event is eligible for the Hedgehog Award. All children must be accompanied by an adult. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 3 Mar 2017

£5 per child (£3 if member)

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Nature Tots

Monthly wild time for children 4 and under. Exciting woodland play with practical and craft activities. This event is eligible for the Hedgehog Award. All children must be accompanied by an adult.   People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 3 Feb 2017

£5 per child (£3 if member)

New Year Birds

Kick start your bird list for the year and walk off those Christmas and New Year feasts! People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Mon 2 Jan 2017

£5/£3 if member

Wildlife Wednesdays: Natural Alternatives To Antibiotics

Presentation by Colin Inglis. Could natural alternatives to antibiotics, in the form of plant essential oils, be developed to treat infections caused by bacterial resistant to conventional antibiotics? Includes hot and cold snacks, and a drink. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wildlife Wednesdays: The Secret History Of Galaxies

Everything around us, including life itself is built of different elements and without these, life would not exist. Gareth will take you on a journey from the first few minutes after the Big Bang right up to the present day, explaining what the chemical composition of stars can tell us about the hidden past of galaxies…

Willow Basket Making

Participants will make a 30cm round shopping basket with a handle using traditional English basket weaving techniques. We will use a variety of coulours and varieties of willow grown in Dragon Willow's coppice in yorkshire. Lunch is included. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sat 25 Feb 2017

Sun 26 Feb 2017

Winter Treasure Hunt

Drop In - Explore the reserve by following the clues         This event is eligible for the Hedgehog Award Drop in and pay on the day! People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sat 21 Jan 2017

£3 per child YWT Member, £5 per child non-member. Drop in and pay on the day!

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