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Events calendar

Welcome to Cornwall Wildlife Trust's events calendar. Everyone is welcome to attend our events which are held all over Cornwall. Events range from walks and talks to working parties and evening get togethers.

Scroll down for all our events and click on the event title for full information.

All children must be accompanied by adults unless otherwise stated.

The following events that match your search are running on or after Thursday 2 July 2015.

Fox Club event
Flower press workshop near Newquay
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Join us to make your very own flower press. The session will finish with a walk looking at wildflower’s and see if we find any fallen flower treasures to use in your handmade press. Suitable for Primary aged children with parents or grandparents. Suitable for ages 5+ due to walking and putting together the press. £3.00 donation to help cover cost of materials.
04/07/2015 13:00 - 16:00
Restormel
Fox Club
 
Butterflies and moths
Moth trapping at night near St Kew
Study, identify and photograph the wide variety of moths that are attracted to a light trap at night. Suitable for families and all ages. The event is free.
04/07/2015 21:00 - 23:00
North Cornwall
Family event
 
Butterflies and moths
Butterflies and dragonflies at Windmill Farm on The Lizard
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Join the local Volunteer Warden for an investigation of what’s on the wing at Windmill Farm. Take the chance to discover some of the reserves most colourful residents and learn about their unusual lives. The event is free.
05/07/2015 10:00 - 16:00
Kerrier
General event
 
Butterflies and moths
Butterflies and moths at Upton Towans, Hayle
Join us on a delightful walk through this sand dune complex situated between Gwithian and Hayle, a Cornwall Wildlife Trust reserve and SSSI. Target species will be Dark Green Fritillaries and Silver-studded Blues. The event is free. In the event of bad weather, please get in touch to check if the event is going ahead.
05/07/2015 11:00
Penwith
General event
 
Plants event
Open Garden fundraiser: Lethytep, Lanreath near Lostwithiel
Lethytep is a stunning 52 acre wildlife haven with woodland, meadows, lakes and ponds. The garden is particularly renowned for butterflies, dragonflies and wild flowers. Plenty to see and do for the keenest naturalist. Suitable for families. £4 per adult. Under 16 free. Refreshments will be available.
05/07/2015 11:00 - 16:30
Caradon
Open garden
 
Marine event
Rockpool ramble at Prisk Cove near Mawnan
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Investigate the fascinating rock pools at Prisk Cove and discover a hidden world of crabs, fish, sea anemones and strange shellfish with Cornwall Wildlife Trust marine expert Ruth Williams. Suitable for families.
05/07/2015 14:00 - 16:00
Carrick
Walk
 
Fox Club event
Beach clean and beachcomb near Perranporth
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Join us for a beach clean and a beachcombing hunt, along the way, looking for bits of Lego lost at sea. Finishing the session with a make and take craft using your beach combing finds. Suitable for Primary aged children with parents or grandparents.
05/07/2015 14:00 - 16:30
Carrick
Fox Club
 
Butterflies and moths
Introduction to moths and moth recording
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. One of the series of ERCCIS Biological Recording Workshops. For further details and booking download our booking form from www.erccis.org.uk. This workshop is aimed at absolute beginners wishing to learn more about how to identify and record moths. Charges Apply.
06/07/2015 - 07/07/2015
Carrick
General event
 
Butterflies and moths
Moths and butterflies at Penlee near Rame Head
Join us to look for Marbled White butterflies, as well as Small Heaths and Dark Green Fritillaries. Six-belted Clearwing and Thrift Clearwing moths can also be found here with the help of pheromone lures. The event is free. In the event of bad weather, please get in touch to check if the event is going ahead.
11/07/2015 11:00
Caradon
General event
 
Marine event
Falmouth snorkel safari
Booking is essential. Join Cornwall Wildlife Trust marine experts on a 1 hour guided wildlife snorkel around the rocks and reefs of Falmouth. £5. Suitable only for experienced UK snorkelers and participants must be capable of swimming a minimum distance of 50m in open water. Minimum age of participants is 8 years, all participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
11/07/2015 14:00 - 15:00
Carrick
General event
 
Photography
Nature photography for beginners
Booking is essential. This is for beginners so please don’t feel you’re under pressure, we will be taking things in steps to get to know your camera and settings in the wild. £10 per person.
12/07/2015 10:00
General event
 
Walk event
The woods of the West Looe valley
A long walk (8 miles) on both sides of the West Looe river including the Woodland Trust’s Trenant Woods, looking for birds, butterflies and mammal signs. Not suitable for young children. Donations welcome.
12/07/2015 10:30 - 16:30
Caradon
Walk
 
Plants event
Open Garden fundraiser: Coldrenick, Menheniot near Liskeard
The garden at Coldrenick mixes lawns, beds and shrubs with some ornamental trees. Magnolias, camellias and bamboos all do well and a wooded area is filled with bluebells in spring. Walk around and enjoy some exploration followed by a cream tea! Suitable for families. £4 per adult. Under 16 free. Refreshments will be available and dogs on leads welcome.
12/07/2015 13:00 - 17:00
Caradon
Open garden
 
Family event
Discovering minibeasts near St Kew
Learn about minibeasts and the important work they do in the countryside . Suitable for families and all ages. The event is free.
12/07/2015 14:00 - 16:00
North Cornwall
Family event
 
Marine event
Newquay evening boat trip sea safari
Booking is essential. A slow ride around Newquay headlands and then out to sea to look for kittiwakes, fulmars, gannets, cormorants, terns, seals possibly dolphins and basking sharks.
16/07/2015 18:00 - 20:00
Restormel
Boat trip
 
Fox Club event
Small mammal trapping near Saltash
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Join our leader to play nature detective and see what small mammals we have trapped, to record, from the night before. Suitable for Primary aged children with parents or grandparents.
18/07/2015 09:30 - 11:30
Caradon
Fox Club
 
General event
Discovery day at Saltash
Country crafts, falconry display, refreshments and much more. The event is free. Dogs on short lead, please.
18/07/2015 10:00 - 16:00
Caradon
General event
 
General event
Wild flowers and butterflies of Penhale near Cubert
Booking is essential. Join us for a closer look at the wild flowers, butterflies and moths to be found on Penhale Sands Army Training Camp, not normally open to the public. We should find orchids and many species of Lepidoptera on this unique marsh and dune area. The trip will be led by botanist Ian Bennallick, accompanied by Dave Thomas. The event is free. In the event of bad weather, please get in touch to check if the event is going ahead.
18/07/2015 10:30 - 15:00
Restormel
General event
 
Fox Club event
Mini beast magic near St Austell
Booking is essential. Join our leader for games and activities related to mini-beasts and make a simple home to take home for your garden insects. Suitable for Primary aged children with parents/grandparents.
18/07/2015 13:30 - 15:30
Restormel
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
Den building near Camborne
Booking is essential. Build a den in the woods, light a fire and toast marshmallows. Suitable for Primary aged children with parents/grandparents. No dogs please.
18/07/2015 13:30 - 15:30
Kerrier
Fox Club
 
Butterflies and moths
Moth trapping at night near St Kew
Study, identify and photograph the wide variety of moths that are attracted to a light trap at night. Suitable for families and all ages. The event is free.
18/07/2015 21:00 - 23:00
North Cornwall
General event
 
Photography event
Nature photography at Breney Common near Luxulyan
We will photograph insects and flowers. £2 donation. In the event of a bad weather forecast phone David the day before to check the event is still going ahead.
19/07/2015 10:00 - 15:00
Restormel
General event
 
Marine event
Public sea watch near Gwenap Head, Porthgwarra
Join marine life experts to look for and learn about whales, dolphins, sunfish, seals and sharks as part of Seaquest Southwest. Free, although donations to CWT welcome. Care should be taken on the path which is uneven, and can be slippery in wet weather.
19/07/2015 11:00 - 14:00
Penwith
General event
 
General event
Ground beetles at Duchy College Rosewarne
Booking is essential. One of the series of ERCCIS Biological Recording Day Workshops. For further details and booking download our booking form from www.erccis.org.uk Charges apply.
20/07/2015
Kerrier
General event
 
General event
Walking through history at Windmill Farm on The Lizard
Booking is essential. A fascinating walk as part of the National Archaeology Week. Explore the Lizards amazingly diverse local history from Mesolithic hunters to early 19th century sheep-rustling gangs to secret World War Two sites. Join our walk led by County Archaeologist, Charles Johns and discover Windmill Farm through the ages. The event is free.
23/07/2015 10:00 - 16:00
Kerrier
General event
 
Fox Club
Rock pool explore at Kingsand
Booking is essential. Rock pool explore. 5 to 11 year olds with a responsible adult. . £1 donation to Fox Club. Please book using Cornwall Wildlife at Allet - or Sylvia on (01822) 832267.
24/07/2015 11:00
Caradon
Fox Club
 
Butterflies and moths
Butterfly walk at Seaton
Booking is essential. A guided walk in Seaton Valley, looking for butterflies, moths and other bugs. Donation
25/07/2015 10:30 - 13:00
Caradon
Walk
 
Butterflies and moths
Butterflies, crickets and damselflies at Newlyn Downs near Newlyn East
Join us in exploring this SSSI and Special Area of Conservation. We’ll be searching for Grayling butterflies, Bog Bush-crickets and Scarce Blue-tailed Damselflies, and much more. The event is free. In the event of bad weather, please get in touch to check if the event is going ahead.
25/07/2015 13:00
Restormel
General event
 
Marine event
Seaweeds and seaweed pressing at Trebah Garden, Helford
Booking is essential. Enjoy a morning with marine biologist Angie Gall learning about the beautiful and outstanding variety of seaweeds found in the Helford and their uses in art and science. Suitable for families.
26/07/2015 10:00 - 12:30
Carrick
Family event
 
Illustrtated talk
Bude heritage day
Exhibition of Bude and its organisations and societies. Come and find out about CWT Bude group and its activities and talks. The event is free.
26/07/2015 10:30 - 16:30
North Cornwall
Illustrated talk
 
Plants event
Open Garden fundraiser: Homestead Woodland near Wendron, Helston
3 acres of divided gardens giving all-yr round interest and 3 acres of wildlife habitat and deciduous woodland with primroses in spring. Cornish variety apple orchard where chickens, ducks and geese roam free. Vegetable garden, mature garden with pond and mixed borders. Archways, pergolas, seating, water features, hot and shady areas, walled garden, Japanese and Moroccan area. Sculptures sited throughout. Suitable for families. £4 per adult. Under 16 free.
26/07/2015 13:00 - 16:00
Kerrier
Open garden
 
Photography event
Wildlife photography near St Kew
An opportunity to get close to wildlife and learn how to get the best photos. Suitable for families and all ages. The event is free.
26/07/2015 14:00 - 16:00
North Cornwall
Family event
 
Marine event
Helford snorkel safari
Booking is essential. Helford River (Grebe). Full details to be confirmed on booking. Join Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s marine biologists to celebrate National Marine Week with a 1 hour guided wildlife snorkel around the rocks, reefs and eel grass beds of the Helford. £5. Suitable only for experienced UK snorkellers and participants must be capable of swimming a minimum distance of 50m in open water.
28/07/2015
Carrick
General event
 
Fox Club event
Flower press fun near Falmouth
Booking is essential. Join us to make your very own flower press! The session will finish with a wild flower walk to look out for find any fallen flower treasures to use in your press. Suitable for Primary aged children with parents/grandparents. £3.00 to cover the cost of materials.
28/07/2015 13:00 - 16:00
Carrick
Fox Club
 
Marine event
Talk by RNLI and Polzeath Surf Life Saving Club at Polzeath
This talk focuses on the roles of both charities at Polzeath, touching on their history. Including topics such as patrol and rescue, hazards encountered, beach water safety and their work with the community in training and education in water safety and lifesaving techniques. Suitable for families. Free for members of the Polzeath Marine Conservation Group, or £2 per person for non-members. www.polzeathmarineconservation.com
28/07/2015 19:00 - 20:30
North Cornwall
Illustrated talk
 
Marine event
Get crafty at Polzeath!
Our popular marine themed arts and crafts are back by popular demand! From strandline creations to rockpool wonders, everyone can enjoy getting elbow deep in recycled craft creations. Suitable for families. Free for members of the Polzeath Marine Conservation Group, or £2 per person for non-members. www.polzeathmarineconservation.com
29/07/2015 10:30 - 12:30
North Cornwall
Family event
 
Fox Club event
It's all about the bee's near Hayle
Booking is essential. Join our leader to learn all about bee’s and why they are important, you even get to have some fun pretending to be a bee. The session will finish with a make and take. Suitable for Primary aged children with parents/grandparents.
30/07/2015 10:30 - 12:30
Penwith
Fox Club
 
Marine event
Rockpool ramble at Cape Cornwall
Join Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s marine biologists to celebrate National Marine Week with a rockpool ramble on the stunning shoreline of Cape Cornwall. Look for starfish, anemones, crabs and fish amongst many other exciting finds! Free – donations welcome. All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
31/07/2015 11:00 - 13:00
Penwith
Walk
 
Marine event
Carnival rockpool ramble Hannafore Beach, West Looe
During Looe Carnival Week, join expert volunteers from the Looe Marine Conservation Group for our ever-popular rockpool ramble! Discover where to look, how to find and identify some of the wonderful and beautiful creatures and seaweeds that inhabit Looe’s amazing rockpools. We’ll help you identify common, rare and invasive species. No nets, please – they can harm delicate rockpool creatures. A free event suitable for all ages. All under 16s should be accompanied by an adult.
31/07/2015 11:30 - 13:00
Caradon
Walk event
 
Marine event
Rockpool ramble at Spit Beach Par
Join us to explore the marine life hiding in the rockpools, fun for all the family! children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Free to Friends of the Fowey Estuary, £2.50 to non-members.
31/07/2015 11:30 - 13:30
Restormel
Walk event
 
Marine event
Rockpool ramble at Polzeath
Booking is essential. Join marine experts, Polzeath volunteers, and National Trust rangers on one of our famous explorations of the shore! From Easter through to autumn, you have a chance to discover the wonders of the rockpools, from rare Celtic sea slugs to stalked jellyfish and an abundance of crabs. Suitable for families. Free for members of the Polzeath Marine Conservation Group, or £2 per person for non-members. www.polzeathmarineconservation.com
31/07/2015 11:30 - 13:30
North Cornwall
Walk event
 
Butterflies and moths
Moth trapping at night near St Kew
Study, identify and photograph the wide variety of moths that are attracted to a light trap at night. Suitable for families and all ages. The event is free.
01/08/2015 21:00 - 23:00
North Cornwall
General event
 
Photography event
Rockpool photography at Durgan on The Helford
Booking is essential. Learn how to take great images of rockpool creatures without the need for an expensive camera. Smart phones and compact cameras are ideal for the seashore and its critters and making rock-pooling days really memorable. Suitable for families. Donations Welcome.
02/08/2015 14:00 - 16:00
Carrick
Family event
 
Fox Club event
Beach treasure trail near Newquay
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Armed with a treasure map, follow clues to the beach, collecting natural items along the way. Keep an eye out for pirates that may be using these Cornish beaches Arrggg! Finish by learning about washed up beach materials as you create your own pirate ships. Suitable for primary aged children with parents /grandparents.
03/08/2015 13:00 - 15:00
Restormel
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
Beach treasure trail near Crantock
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Armed with a treasure map, follow clues to the beach, collecting natural items along the way. Keep an eye out for pirates that may be using these Cornish beaches Arrggg! Finish by learning about washed up beach materials as you create your own pirate ships. Suitable for primary aged children with a parents /grandparents.
03/08/2015 13:00 - 15:00
Restormel
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
Wild wednesdays seashore shenanigans near The Lizard
Join the Wild Lizard Ranger on the seashore for a rummage in the rockpools to discover the weird and wonderful creatures that inhabit this rugged coastline and discover more about their secret lives. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents. There may be a charge for car parking.
04/08/2015 14:00 - 16:00
Kerrier
Fox Club
 
Marine event
Rockpool ramble at Swanpool, Falmouth
Join Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s marine biologists to celebrate National Marine Week with a rockpool ramble along the shoreline at Swanpool. Look for starfish, anemones, crabs and fish amongst many other exciting finds! Free – donations welcome. All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
04/08/2015 14:30 - 16:30
Carrick
Walk event
 
Marine event
Beach art fun with Frugi on The Lizard
Join the Cornwall Wildlife Trust marine team for fun on the beach, sand art and crafts you can make and take home. Prize for best sculpture from Frugi children’s organic clothing company. The event is free.
05/08/2015 14:00 - 16:00
Kerrier
General event
 
Mammals event
Cornwall Seal group evening near Redruth
Join our meeting to share information and photos of previous month’s news and sightings. The event is free, but you may wish to buy drinks from the bar. Not suitable for families.
05/08/2015 19:30
Kerrier
General event
 
Fox Club event
Environmental play near Falmouth
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Playing in green spaces. Learn about a range of native wildlife including water voles, bats, moths and hedgehogs, through outdoor games. Suitable for primary aged children with a responsible adult.
08/08/2015 10:00 - 12:00
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
Environmental play
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Playing in green spaces. Learn about a range of native wildlife including water voles, bats, moths and hedgehogs, through outdoor games. Suitable for primary aged children with a responsible adult.
08/08/2015 10:00 - 12:00
TBC
Fox Club
 
Plants event
Wild flowers at Saltash
Join us on the reserve identifying the summer flowers. Suitable for families. Free for members and £2.00 for non members. No dogs.
08/08/2015 10:30 - 13:30
Caradon
General event
 
Photography
Nature photography for beginners
Booking is essential. This is for beginners so please don’t feel you’re under pressure, we will be taking things in steps to get to know your camera and settings in the wild. £10 per person.
09/08/2015 10:00
General event
 
Photography event
Photographing butterflies near St Kew
An opportunity to learn to identify a variety of butterflies and learn how to get the best photos. Suitable for families and all ages. The event is free.
09/08/2015 14:00 - 16:00
North Cornwall
Family event
 
Fox Club event
Wild wednesdays seashore shenanigans at The Lizard
Join the Wild Lizard Ranger on the seashore for a rummage in the rockpools to discover the weird and wonderful creatures that inhabit this rugged coastline and discover more about their secret lives. Suitable for families. The event is free. There may be a charge for car parking.
12/08/2015 10:00 - 12:00
Kerrier
Fox Club
 
Marine event
Mad about mud near West Looe
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. West Quarries (the old boatyard site) West Looe River. Messy, dull, boring, lifeless? Wrong! The mudflats of the Looe estuary are rich and interesting habitats that support a hidden community of fascinating plants and animals that in turn provide food for birds, fish and other creatures. This event, which is held in the picturesque West Looe river valley, will introduce you to the estuary and the creatures that call it home.
14/08/2015 11:00 - 14:00
Caradon
General event
 
Marine event
Mad about mud near West Looe
Booking essential. Messy, dull, boring, lifeless? Wrong! The mudflats of the Looe estuary are rich and interesting habitats that support a hidden community of fascinating plants and animals that in turn provide food for birds, fish and other creatures. This event, which is held in the picturesque West Looe river valley, will introduce you to the estuary and the creatures that call it home.
14/08/2015 11:00 - 14:00
Caradon
Family event
 
Fox Club event
Snake patrol near Perranporth
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Tuck your trousers in your wellies and enjoy this rare chance to go looking for reptiles in the closed MOD training area, which normally has no public access! We’ll go on a stealthy patrol hoping to find difficult to see reptiles. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents. Sorry No Dogs.
15/08/2015 09:30 - 11:00
Carrick
Fox Club
 
Butterflies and moths
Moth trapping at night near St Kew
Study, identify and photograph the wide variety of moths that are attracted to a light trap at night. Suitable for families and all ages. The event is free.
15/08/2015 21:00 - 23:00
North Cornwall
General event
 
Marine event
Public sea watch near Tintagel
Join marine life experts to look for and learn about whales, dolphins, sunfish, seals and sharks as part of Seaquest Southwest. The event is free but donations to Cornwall Wildlife Trust are welcome. Care should be taken on the path which is uneven, and can be slippery in wet weather.
16/08/2015 11:00 - 14:00
North Cornwall
General event
 
Fox Club event
Beach games near Newquay
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Explore how different sea creatures are adapted to suit their environments. Then become marine creatures yourselves to complete beach games and activities. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents. Please bring a bottle of water.
17/08/2015 12:00 - 14:00
Restormel
Fox Club
 
Marine event
Newquay evening boat trip sea safari
Booking is essential. A slow ride around Newquay headlands and then out to sea to look for kittiwakes, fulmars, gannets, cormorants, terns, seals possibly dolphins and basking sharks.
17/08/2015 18:00 - 20:00
Restormel
Boat trip
 
Marine event
Fowey marine day
Join us to find out more about the amazing marine life that lives around the Cornish coast. An expert from Cornwall Wildlife Trust will give talks throughout the day, make sure you don't miss the crab cracking the walnut! There will also be arts and crafts activities for children. Suitable for families. Donations welcome.
18/08/2015 10:00 - 16:00
Restormel
Family event
 
Fox Club event
Wild wednesdays seashore shenanigans near The Lizard
Join the Wild Lizard Ranger on the seashore for a rummage in the rockpools to discover the weird and wonderful creatures that inhabit this rugged coastline and discover more about their secret lives. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents. The event is free. There may be a charge for car parking.
19/08/2015 14:00 - 16:00
Kerrier
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
It's all about the bees near Truro
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Have fun learning all about our precious Bees and why they are so important. The session will include a mixture of games and crafts. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents.
20/08/2015 13:00 - 15:00
Carrick
Fox Club
 
Butterflies and moths
Dragonfly meeting near Helman Tor
A walk around Breney ponds to look for dragonflies and damselflies. The event is free.
23/08/2015 10:00 - 13:00
Restormel
Walk event
 
Photography event
Nature photography at Bissoe
Join us where we will photograph insects and flowers. In the event of a bad weather forecast phone David Chapman the day before to check if the event is still going ahead.
23/08/2015 10:00 - 15:00
Carrick
General event
 
Plants event
Identifying wild flowers near St Kew
An opportunity to study the variety of flowers in a traditional meadow. Suitable for families and all ages. The event is free.
23/08/2015 14:00 - 16:00
North Cornwall
Family event
 
Plants event
Open Garden fundraiser: Trenarth near Constantine, Falmouth
This beautiful four acre garden is set around a 17th century farmhouse in lovely pastoral setting. There is year-round interest with the emphasis on unusual plants, structure and form. An ancient green lane circular walk through woods offers wildlife interest including a pond with a tree fern grove! Trenarth has a resident colony of bats so as well as being able to visit the gardens, visitors can learn more about this amazing species. Suitable for families. £4 per adult. Under 16 free.
23/08/2015 14:00 - 17:00
Carrick
Open garden
 
Marine event
Seaquest Southwest roadshow
For one week only the Seaquest Southwest team will be touring the county, visiting some of the busiest tourist hotspots to provide information, games and activities in order to teach people about whales, dolphins, sunfish, seals and basking sharks. Details available on request. The event is free but donations to Cornwall Wildlife Trust welcome.
24/08/2015 11:00 - 28/08/2015 15:00
General event
 
Fox Club event
Wild wednesdays seashore shenanigans near The Lizard
Join the Wild Lizard Ranger on the seashore for a rummage in the rockpools to discover the weird and wonderful creatures that inhabit this rugged coastline and discover more about their secret lives. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents. The event is free. There may be a charge for car parking.
26/08/2015 10:00 - 12:00
Kerrier
Fox Club
 
Tree leaf identification and leaf printing near Landrake
Tree leaf identification and leaf printing near Landrake
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Walking round farm to look and identify different tree leaves, then go inside to do printing of leaves with coloured paints. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents.
28/08/2015 14:00 - 16:00
Caradon
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
Seashore forage and feast near The Lizard
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Join the Lizard National Trust Rangers for a forage around Poltesco and along the seashore. Find out what is good to eat and what is not and help prepare your lunch with the rangers over the fire. A hands on day of discovery and learning new skills, you will never look at the beach in the same way again! Suitable for families (7 years and above. £10 per adult, £5 per child includes a foraged lunch.
29/08/2015 10:30 - 14:30
Kerrier
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
Rummage in a rockpool near Penzance
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Join us for a rummage in the rockpools, discover more about the weird and wonderful creatures that live in them. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents.
29/08/2015 11:30 - 13:30
Penwith
Fox Club
 
Marine event
Creek safari swims at St Mawes
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Swim starts at 4.15pm. We will be ferrying swimmers from the harbour in St Mawes to the swim drop off point up the River Fal. Cost£55.
30/08/2015 13:00
Carrick
General event
 
Plants event
Open Garden fundraiser: May Tree garden St Austell
May Tree is a small approximately quarter acre garden with numerous seating areas which are both under cover and in the open. This stunning and intimate space has a vegetable garden, pond, gazebos and is home to an array of fascinating plants and species. Pasties and cream teas from Crantock Bakery and Roddas.
30/08/2015 13:00 - 17:00
Restormel
Open garden
 
Mammals event
Cornwall Seal group evening near Redruth
Join us for our meeting to share information and photos of previous month’s news and sightings. The event is free, but you may wish to buy drinks from the bar. Not suitable for families.
02/09/2015 19:30
Kerrier
General event
 
Fox Club event
Dune detectives near Perranporth
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents.
05/09/2015 10:30 - 12:00
Carrick
Fox Club
 
Marine event
Kayak wildlife trip at Golant
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Kayak trip to spot wildlife on the Fowey Estuary. Suitable for under 16’s who must be accompanied by an adult. £15 adult, £10 under 16’s.
06/09/2015 10:00 - 13:00
Restormel
General event
 
Marine event
Fungus foray near St Martin
Join us for a walk down through National Trust woodland to Tremayne Quay on the Helford. Donations to Cornwall Wildlife Trust.
06/09/2015 11:00 - 16:00
Kerrier
General event
 
Fox Club event
Have a hoot! in the Tamar Valley
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Owl Pellet dissection. Talk on Tawny and Barn Owls. Chance to meet the resident barn owl. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents. Age 8+ Must live in the Tamar Vally AOB due to event funding.
09/09/2015 17:00 - 21:00
Tamar
Fox Club
 
General event
Spiders to species level at Rosewarne near Camborne
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Day workshop at the Duchy College, Rosewarne, Camborne. One of the series of ERCCIS Biological Recording Workshops. For further details and booking download our booking form from www.erccis.org.uk Charges Apply.
11/09/2015 10:00
Kerrier
General event
 
Walk event
Looe Island guided walk
Take a boat trip to our unique reserve and join the warden for an escorted walk around the Island. During the 3 hour visit we’ll help you spot the Island’s key wildlife. You’ll also learn about the Trust’s work and the challenges of island life. After the guided walk there’s an optional slide show in Jetty Cottage or time to independently explore the island. Suitable for ages 11+, and an adult must accompany those under 16. £25. Includes boat and landing fees which are payable upon booking.
12/09/2015
Caradon
Walk event
 
Rockpool ramble at Porthcurnick near Portscatho
Rockpool ramble at Porthcurnick near Portscatho
Join Cornwall Wildlife Trust’s marine biologists on a rockpool ramble on the stunning shoreline of Porthcurnick on the Roseland Peninsula. Look for starfish, anemones, crabs and fish amongst many other exciting finds! All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
12/09/2015 11:00 - 13:00
Carrick
Walk event
 
Butterflies and moths
Moth trapping night near St Kew
Study, identify and photograph the wide variety of moths that are attracted to a light trap at night. Suitable for families and all ages. The event is free.
12/09/2015 21:00 - 23:00
North Cornwall
Family event
 
Fox Club event
Dipping into forgotten Cornwall near Luxulyan
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Limited to 12 children. We will be dipping in several ponds to see what we can find. Keep an eye out for butterflies and lizards in this wildlife rich area. Suitable for primary aged children with parents or grandparents.
13/09/2015 11:00 - 13:00
Restormel
Fox Club
 
Marine event
Polzeath beach clean
Help Beach Care, National Trust and PMCG volunteers to clean the stunning beaches at Polzeath as part of Clean Cornwall Week. All equipment provided. Suitable for families. The event is free.
19/09/2015 15:00
North Cornwall
Work party
 
Fox Club event
Let's go batty near Camborne
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. max 15 children. No age limit. Join our bat expert to track and listen to local bats. Hear fascinating tales of these nocturnal animals and the dark world they inhabit. Suitable for primary aged children with parents or grandparents.
19/09/2015 16:30 - 20:00
Kerrier
Fox Club
 
Walk event
Looe Island guided walk
Take a boat trip to our unique reserve and join the warden for an escorted walk around the Island. During the 3 hour visit we’ll help you spot the Island’s key wildlife. You’ll also learn about the Trust’s work and the challenges of island life. After the guided walk there’s an optional slide show in Jetty Cottage or time to independently explore the island. Suitable for ages 11+, and an adult must accompany those under 16. £25. Includes boat and landing fees which are payable upon booking.
27/09/2015
Caradon
Walk event
 
Water minibeasts at Calstock
Water minibeasts at Calstock
Care for the environment ! - detect the health of the stream by recording the life in it. Suitable for 5 to 11 year olds with a responsible adult. £1 donation to Fox Club is welcomed.
27/09/2015 10:00 - 12:00
Tamar
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
Rockpool ramble near Portreath
BOOKING ESSENTAIL. Limited to 16 children. Join our expert volunteers to discover the wonderful creatures and seaweeds that live in Cornish rockpools. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents.
27/09/2015 10:00 - 12:00
Kerrier
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
Seashore shuffle at Sennen Cove
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Discover the treasures washed up by the Atlantic Ocean, with a chance to learn about the rocks that form this beautiful landscape. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents.
27/09/2015 10:30 - 12:30
Penwith
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
Autumn earth magic
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Enjoy a sensory encounter with wildlife. Use all of your senses to tune in to the natural world around you. Suitable for primary aged children with a parent or grandparent.
03/10/2015 10:00 - 12:00
Penwith
Fox Club
 
Mammals event
Cornwall Seal group evening near Redruth
Meeting to share information and photos of previous month’s news and sightings. Free, but you may wish to buy drinks from the bar. Not suitable for families.
07/10/2015 19:30
Kerrier
General event
 
Fox Club event
Leaf art near Truro
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Let’s see what wonderful creations can be made from fallen leaves, twigs and other natural treasures that can be found around our nature reserve. Suitable for primary aged children with parents or grandparents.
11/10/2015 13:00 - 15:00
Carrick
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
Wildlife experience near Portreath
BOOKING ESSENTAIL. ‘Meet the Animals’ experience, with goats, grass snake, buzzard, barn owl and foxes. £5 per child. Limited places & only 1 adult per family. Suitable for primary aged children with parents or grandparents. 15 people, including adults.
17/10/2015
Kerrier
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
Shipwrecked survival session near Crantock
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Join our Sea Green Leader and become shipwrecked mariners! Learn how to survive a shipwreck, beachcomb for useful objects, build shelters and have a go at some wild cooking until you are rescued! Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents.
18/10/2015 14:00 - 16:00
Restormel
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
Pond investigation near The Lizard
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Delve into the pristine ponds at Windmill Farm and discover who eats who in this murky watery world. Children must be accompanied by an adult, the walk around the site to the ponds is over rough ground so please make sure you wear appropriate closed footwear, are ready for a walk and are dressed suitably for the weather.
29/10/2015 10:00 - 12:00
Kerrier
Fox Club
 
Fox Club event
Little rotters near Bodmin
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Search for fungi and mini beasts, and then learn how important they are in recycling rotten leaves to something more useful. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents. Age 7 +
01/11/2015 10:30 - 12:00
North Cornwall
Fox Club
 
Mammals event
Cornwall Seal group evening near Redruth
Meeting to share information and photos of previous month’s news and sightings. Free, but you may wish to buy drinks from the bar. Not suitable for families.
04/11/2015 19:30
Kerrier
General event
 
Fox Club event
Wild and windy walk near Sennen
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Join us out in the elements for a potentially wild and windy excursion across Sennen Beach. Winter is the best time of year to search the strandline for marine life and debris washed in by storms. Suitable for primary aged children with parents/grandparents.
29/11/2015 10:30 - 12:30
Penwith
Fox Club
 
Mammals event
Cornwall Seal group evening near Redruth
Meeting to share information and photos of previous month’s news and sightings. Free, but you may wish to buy drinks from the bar. Not suitable for families.
02/12/2015 19:30
Kerrier
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