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Wildlife Week

23 May 2015 10:00 - 31 May 2015 17:00

More half term fun with an all-new programme of free events guaranteed to entertain children of all ages.

 So bring a picnic and make a day of it!

 

Who is it suitable for?

Families - toddlers to 12 yr olds

What does it cost?

All activities are free. Some activities are in the Garden - admission applies

Do I need to book a place?

No - just turn up!

Sat 23 - Sun 31  May - Wildlife Family Fun Trail         10 am - 5 pm

Spot the wildlife and find out about their secret lives! Toddlers count the ladybirds and their spots!

Sat 23rd & Sun 24th - Family Soil Survey        12 noon to 3pm

Discover creatures that live in the soil and how to test soil. Hands-on activities with Wildlife Trust Staff (OPAL - outdoor labs).

Mon 25th May - Creeping Toad - Wildlife Crafts and Stories - 11 am - 3.30pm

Creeping Toad environmenatl artist and performer will inspire you to make wildlife crafts and then entertain you with  his wildlife tales.  

 

Tues 26th May - Family Crafts in the Visitor Centre     Drop-in 12 noon - 3pm

Make a dragonfly, butterfly, spider or design your own creature. Plus more activities.

 

Weds 27th May - Family Crafts in the Visitor Centre      Drop-in 12 noon - 3pm

Make a dragonfly, butterfly, spider or design your own creature. Plus more activities.

 

Weds 27th May - Mini Bioblitz (Bug Hunt) in the Garden      Drop-in 12 noon - 3pm

Go on a bug hunt in the Garden with University of Liverpool PhD students to find out what lives at Ness. Have a close look at some of the bugs and beasties collected on the day. We promise to put them back though!

 

Thurs 28th May - Family Crafts in the Visitor Centre      Drop-in 12 noon - 3pm

Make a dragonfly, butterfly, spider or design your own creature. Plus more activities.

 

Fri 29th May - Bug Activity on the Trail    Drop in 12-4pm

Meet our intrepid explorer Indiana Rob to find out more about the creatures on the Wildlife Trail in the garden. Wierd and wonderful facts and get close up to bugs in this short drop in session.

Sunday 31st May - Wildlife Story time for all the family     Regualr Sessions from 12- 4pm

Tom Goodall's creative and animated story teliing will captivate the whole family. Come along and enjoy these fantastic wildlife tales. 



 

 



 



      

Venue Details

Visitor Centre & Gardens





No ticket is required