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Found 97 activities

Activity key

  • Big Green Weekend
  • Green Gym
  • Practical conservation activity
  • I Dig Trees: OVO Tree Planting
  • Health walk
  • Children's activity
  • Training or workshop
  • Food growing activity
  • Community event or activity
  • Wildlife surveying activity
  • Thursday 20th February 2020 to Friday 21st February 2020

    Round Baskets (February)

    With ACLS Craft Courses

    At Hollybush Conservation Centre

    Activity description

    This is a 2-day course running on Thursday 20th February and Friday 21st February. Make yourself a lovely, round basket out of willow on this 2 day course. 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 £36, or £9.60 for those over state pension age. Evidence of benefits must be provided before the course starts. This is a two-day course running on Thu 20th and Fri 21st February 2020. 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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  • Friday 21st February 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 25th February 2020

    Coppicing trees to light light into wood

    With Norwich Midweek Group

    At Twenty Acre Wood

    Activity description

    coppicing

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  • Wednesday 26th February 2020

    Clearing paths to promote public access

    With Norwich Midweek Group

    At Cooper Wood

    Activity description

    clearing paths

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  • Thursday 27th February 2020

    Gorse control to protect heather

    With Norwich Midweek Group

    At Mousehold Heath

    Activity description

    Removing gorse

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  • Friday 28th February 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 3rd March 2020

    Gorse control to protect heather

    With Norwich Midweek Group

    At Mousehold Heath

    Activity description

    Removing gorse

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  • Wednesday 4th March 2020

    Coppicing trees to protect wetland habitat

    With Norwich Midweek Group

    At Barton Turf

    Activity description

    coppicing trees & burning

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  • Thursday 5th March 2020

    Coppicing trees to protect wetland habitat

    With Norwich Midweek Group

    At Barton Turf

    Activity description

    coppicing trees and burning

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  • Friday 6th 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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