Monday 18 February 12.30 – 3pm
Heaton Park – The Pavilion
The colder weather is here and the birds need all the help they can get. Come and make a bird feeder, and get some tips on easy ways to feed the birds. There is a £2.50 charge to cover the cost of materials for some of the bird feeders. Contact the Rangers for more information on 281 2082.
Wednesday 20 February 10 – 2pm
Birds for Beginners
Ouseburn Parks Visitor Centre – Jesmond Dene
(Walks at 10. – 11.30am and 1pm – 2pm)
Come and join the Rangers and Volunteer Rangers on a walk around the Ouseburn Parks to discover bird life in the trees, on the ground and around the river. Help us to record what we find and join in a bird craft activity. Please bring binoculars if you have them but there will be some available if not. This event is suitable for all ages, but access is via steps and steep slopes, unsuitable for buggies or wheelchairs. Booking for the bird walk is essential. The craft activity will be run from 12 – 2pm and is drop in. Phone 281 2082 for bookings and more information.
Friday 22 February 1 – 3pm
Pets Corner – Jesmond Dene
Find out about the animals in pets corner and take part in a trail and animal crafts. There will be opportunities to meet some of the smaller animals throughout the afternoon. This is a drop in event. For more information phone 281 2082.