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  • Big Green Weekend
  • Green Gym
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  • Health walk
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  • Training or workshop
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  • Community event or activity
  • Wildlife surveying activity
  • Friday 13th March 2020

    New Year Gardening

    With ACLS Garden Course

    At Hollybush Conservation Centre

    Activity description

    This course runs for 10 weeks every Friday, from Friday 17th January until Fri 27th March (except Friday 21st February): Aimed at beginners, or those who want to learn to garden in an environmentally friendly way. The sessions are two and a half hours long. These courses will take place throughout the year, focusing on different aspects of the gardening calendar. This will involve how to grow plants over winter in our polytunnel, planting up containers for different times of year or wildlife gardening. You will learn a range of skills, including sowing, pricking out, potting on, pruning and find out when to do these jobs for different plants. We will also look at soil management and making compost at different points throughout the year. This course is FREE, if you are in receipt of income related benefits or have a salary below £16,009.50 (per annum). Otherwise it is £75, or £20 for those over state pension age. Evidence of benefits or state pension must be provided before the course starts. To enrol on a course or for more information please call 0113 274 2335 or email hollybush@tcv.org.uk

    This is a paid event.

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  • Tuesday 17th March 2020

    Coppiing along the river

    With Norwich Midweek Group

    At Barton Turf

    Activity description

    coppicing

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  • Wednesday 18th March 2020

    clearing scrub

    With Norwich Midweek Group

    At Barton Turf

    Activity description

    clearing scrub

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  • Friday 20th March 2020

    New Year Gardening

    With ACLS Garden Course

    At Hollybush Conservation Centre

    Activity description

    This course runs for 10 weeks every Friday, from Friday 17th January until Fri 27th March (except Friday 21st February): Aimed at beginners, or those who want to learn to garden in an environmentally friendly way. The sessions are two and a half hours long. These courses will take place throughout the year, focusing on different aspects of the gardening calendar. This will involve how to grow plants over winter in our polytunnel, planting up containers for different times of year or wildlife gardening. You will learn a range of skills, including sowing, pricking out, potting on, pruning and find out when to do these jobs for different plants. We will also look at soil management and making compost at different points throughout the year. This course is FREE, if you are in receipt of income related benefits or have a salary below £16,009.50 (per annum). Otherwise it is £75, or £20 for those over state pension age. Evidence of benefits or state pension must be provided before the course starts. To enrol on a course or for more information please call 0113 274 2335 or email hollybush@tcv.org.uk

    This is a paid event.

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  • Wednesday 25th March 2020

    Lousehill Copse Wildlife Surveying - Amphibians

    With Lousehill Copse Projects

    At Lousehill Copse

    Activity description

    Amphibian and Bat survey. We will be netting and torching the pond for amphibians. This event is free but please do get in touch to get your name on the list as spaces are limited. All are welcome no experience necessary.

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  • Wednesday 1st April 2020

    Lousehill Copse Wildlife Surveying - Reptiles

    With Lousehill Copse Projects

    At Lousehill Copse

    Activity description

    Reptile Surveying This event is free but please do get in touch to get your name on the list as spaces are limited. All are welcome no experience necessary.

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  • Wednesday 29th April 2020

    Lousehill Copse Wildlife Surveying - Reptiles

    With Lousehill Copse Projects

    At Lousehill Copse

    Activity description

    Reptile Surveying This event is free but please do get in touch to get your name on the list as spaces are limited. All are welcome no experience necessary.

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