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Activities near B94DJ

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  • 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
  • Tuesday 26th June 2018

    Saltwells Green Gym

    With Saltwells Green Gym

    About 9.1 miles away from your postcode

    At Saltwells Nature Reserve

    Activity description

    We are delivering a community focused project at Saltwells Local Nature Reserve aimed at increasing the biodiversity of the site through traditional woodland management techniques. One of the key areas here is to have kingfishers breeding on the reserve by managing Black Brook which winds its way through the site. We also run monthly bird walks around the reserve (contact the Project Officer for more details). In partnership with intu Merry Hill.

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  • Tuesday 26th June 2018

    Helping butterflies days

    With National Forest Volunteers

    About 22.7 miles away from your postcode

    At Coton Park LNR

    Activity description

    Help protect the rare Dingy Skipper butterfly - as well as others - by carrying out essential maintenance work at this little known site.

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  • Tuesday 26th June 2018

    Dry Stone Walling

    With TCV Leicester Volunteers

    About 29.2 miles away from your postcode

    At Peter Elderfield Memorial Wood

    Activity description

    Volunteers will be continuing with the rebuild section of dry stone wall on this attractive nature site on the northern edge of whitwick. This an ideal opportunity for practice and to learn this traditional practical conservation skill.

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  • Wednesday 27th June 2018

    Queen Elizabeth Hospital Green Gym

    With Queen Elizabeth Hospital Green Gym

    About 2.8 miles away from your postcode

    At Queen Elizabeth Hospital

    Activity description

    Working in partnership with the hospital, we sow ,grow and harvest produce at our large food growing space. We also undertake various conservation tasks across the green spaces including woodland management and habitat creation.

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  • Wednesday 27th June 2018

    Dry Stone Walling

    With TCV Leicester Volunteers

    About 29.2 miles away from your postcode

    At Peter Elderfield Memorial Wood

    Activity description

    Volunteers will be continuing with the rebuild section of dry stone wall on this attractive nature site on the northern edge of whitwick. This an ideal opportunity for practice and to learn this traditional practical conservation skill.

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  • Thursday 28th June 2018

    Darlaston Community Garden

    With Darlaston Community Garden Green Gym

    About 9.1 miles away from your postcode

    At Darlaston Community Garden

    Activity description

    Working with the local community, we are developing a former allottment site with a wildlife friendly theme. As well as food growing, we have created a wildflower meadow and planted numerous fruit trees. This is a family friendly site.

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  • Friday 29th June 2018

    Woodgate Valley Green Gym

    With Woodgate Green Gym

    About 5.4 miles away from your postcode

    At Woodgate Valley Urban Farm Orchard

    Activity description

    Combining food growing and traditional conservation activities within Woodgate Valley Country Park. In addition, we are very proud to help maintain a large, well established orchard in conjunction with Woodgate Valley Urban Farm.

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  • Saturday 30th June 2018

    Wild Food and Bushcraft course

    With Leicestershire Practical Skills Training

    About 27.4 miles away from your postcode

    At Thornton Reservoir

    Activity description

    Wild Food and Bushcraft course with TCV! 30th June at Thornton Reservoir, full day course (10-3) costs £30 per participant. Learn about wild (vegetarian) foods and practice your survival skills. Young participants aged 12+ are welcome with a paying adult. To book on, contact sam.village@leics.gov.uk or for a chat about the course phone Kay 07740899693

    This is a paid event.

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  • Tuesday 3rd July 2018

    Saltwells Green Gym

    With Saltwells Green Gym

    About 9.1 miles away from your postcode

    At Saltwells Nature Reserve

    Activity description

    We are delivering a community focused project at Saltwells Local Nature Reserve aimed at increasing the biodiversity of the site through traditional woodland management techniques. One of the key areas here is to have kingfishers breeding on the reserve by managing Black Brook which winds its way through the site. We also run monthly bird walks around the reserve (contact the Project Officer for more details). In partnership with intu Merry Hill.

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  • Tuesday 3rd July 2018

    Swadlincote Woods Volunteering Day

    With Swadlincote Woods Community Volunteers

    About 25.2 miles away from your postcode

    At Swadlincote Woods

    Activity description

    Join our friendly team to carry out conservation work at Swadlincote Woodlands urban park. We meet each 1st Tuesday of the month, and each month have a different activity to reflect the seasons. Work is suited to anyone in reasonable health, and there are different tasks for those who feel more and less active on the day. No previous experience is needed, and we would particularly welcome more women on the team.

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