Woolley Firs Environmental Education Centre

Woolley Firs Environmental Education Centre
Maidenhead, Berks, SL6 3LJ

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Apple Day And Other Fruits Of Autumn At Woolley Firs

Come and taste different apple cultivars, buy some of your favourites and take a guided walk or self guided walk around Woolley Firs to see the domestic and wild harvest. The Woolley Firs estate has an “old” orchard with medlar, quince and apple varieties as well as a newly planted orchard of apples and pears. There is…

Bbowt On Your Doorstep Berkshire

Annual gathering celebrating the fantastic work of BBOWT volunteers in Berkshire. An evening of talks and socialising, plus wine and cheese refreshments. Come along and find out what volunteers have been up to in Berkshire over the last year and hear about future plans. A talk from a special guest speaker (TBC). A…

Exploring Woolley Firs: Bumblebee Identification

In the morning there will be formal training in the education centre to show the key features for identification of different bee species. we are focusing on bumblebees, but some of the other species will intrude. After this we will go out into the Woolley Firs estate to practice identification in the field.

Exploring Woolley Firs: Know Your Trees And Wildflowers

Dr Michael Keith-Lucas offers an identification course for trees and wild flowers at Woolley Firs. In the morning we will have formal training on identification and the use of standard keys in field guides. In the afternoon we will walk around the chalk grassland, woodland, hedgerow and arable field margins of Woolley…

Family Fun - How To Be A Nature Detective

Hone your animal tracking skills, look for clues and help us prove the woods are alive!! BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Activities are aimed at children 6-12 years though younger and older siblings are welcome to accompany. Children must be accompanied at all times please. People with limited mobility please contact organiser…

Tue 11 Apr

£4 per child, supervisory adults free

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Get The Buzz - Why Bees Are Brilliant

Buzz over to Woolley Firs to test your taste buds with different types of honey. Make a bee, see like a bee and collect pollen for a prize. Learn how to help bees in your garden and sow a bulb or wildflower seed to take home. Bring a picnic if you like. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Activities are aimed at children 4-10 years…

Thu 6 Apr

£4 per child, supervisory adults free

Fri 7 Apr

£4 per child, supervisory adults free

Nature Tots - Maidenhead

Come along to our parent and toddler group. A great opportunity each month for you and your pre-school little ones to have fun in natural surroundings. Each session will include activities such as bug-hunting, mud-painting and mask-making. Games, story-time and refreshments also included! All children must be accompanied…

Fri 24 Feb

£5 per child, supervisory adults free

Fri 24 Mar

£5 per child, supervisory adults free

Nature Tots - Maidenhead

Come along to our parent and toddler group. A great opportunity each month for you and your pre-school little ones to have fun in natural surroundings. Each session will include activities such as bug-hunting, mud-painting and mask-making. Games, story-time and refreshments also included! All children must be accompanied…

Fri 21 Apr

£5 per child, supervisory adults free

Fri 12 May

£5 per child, supervisory adults free

…and 4 more dates until 17 Jul

Nature Tots - Maidenhead

Come along to our parent and toddler group. A great opportunity each month for you and your pre-school little ones to have fun in natural surroundings. Each session will include activities such as bug-hunting, mud-painting and mask-making. Games, story-time and refreshments also included! All children must be accompanied…

Fri 14 Jul

£5 per child, supervisory adults free

Zoologist For A Day

A day of sweep-netting, bug-hunting, bird watching and pond-dipping with time for a picnic lunch (please bring picnics with you). This workshop is for children aged 7 and up only - NO UNDER 7s TO ACCOMPANY PLEASE. Please arrive promptly. Children must be accompanied at all times during the workshop. When 'none…

Fri 28 Jul

£6 per child, supervisory adults free

Zoologist For A Day

A day of sweep-netting, bug-hunting, bird watching and pond-dipping with time for a picnic lunch (please bring picnics with you). This workshop is for children aged 7 and up only - NO UNDER 7s TO ACCOMPANY PLEASE. Please arrive promptly. Children must be accompanied at all times during the workshop. When 'none…

Thu 27 Jul

£6 per child, supervisory adults free

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