Saturday 28 April 12 – 3pm
Pond Dipping and Minibeast Hunt
Jesmond Dene – Nature Area Pond.
(Across the river from Pet’s Corner.)
As part of Jesmond Community Festival, come along and join the Rangers and Volunteers as they look for creatures in the ponds and on land. Children must be accompanied by an adult and please come prepared for damp conditions underfoot. This is a drop in event and all equipment will be provided. Please contact the Rangers on 0191 2812082 for more information and access details.

Sunday 29 April 10 – 12.30pm
Volunteer Taster Session
Jesmond Dene
As part of Jesmond Community Festival, come along to this taster session and take part in some volunteer tasks throughout the Ouseburn Parks. All equipment will be provided for the session but please wear old clothes and sturdy footwear. Contact the Rangers on 0191 2812082 for more information and meeting point.

Thursday 3 May 10 – 12.30pm
Volunteer Taster Session
Jesmond Dene
As part of Jesmond Community Festival, come along to this taster session and take part in some volunteer tasks throughout the Ouseburn Parks. All equipment will be provided for the session but please wear old clothes and sturdy footwear. Contact the Rangers on 0191 2812082 for more information and meeting point.

Saturday 5 May 4.15 – 7.15am (yep, that’s right 4.15 in the morning!)
Dawn Chorus
Ouseburn Parks – Jesmond Dene
To celebrate International Dawn Chorus Day join the Rangers and Volunteers on this early morning walk through the Dene and listen to the delightful sounds of the birds singing their little hearts out. We’ll come back to the Visitor Centre for a breakfast roll and a cuppa. Charge £4.00 per person. Suitable for adults and older children (12+). Booking essential. Please contact the Rangers on 0191 2812082 to book your place and for more information.