First Wednesday and Friday of every month 10.30 – 11.30am and 1 – 2pm
Tree Tots (for under fives)
Ouseburn Parks Visitor Centre – Jesmond Dene
£3 per child
Join us for a story, a variety of fun outdoor activities and sometimes a trip to Pets’ Corner. Booking essential, please phone 0191 2812082.

birdwatch

Saturday 24 January 10.30 – 2.30pm
Big Garden Bird Watch
(Walks start at 10.30, 12pm and 1.30 and will last for about an hour) Bookings preferred but not essential.
Nature Area, Jesmond Dene (across the River from Pets Corner)
Bird boxes is £4, bird feeder £2.50.
Join the RSPB, Volunteer Rangers, Parks and Sustrans staff on this bird themed day. See how many birds you can identify in the Nature Area and help record them for the National survey. There will be bird walks you can join in and you can make a bird box or feeder to take home with you. Sustrans will be also running a bird themed “bling your bike” sessions and treasure hunts. For more information and to book on a bird walk phone 0191 2812082

Monday 16 February 11am – 3pm
National Nest Box Week
(Walks 9.30 – 11am and 1pm – 2pm)
Ouseburn Parks Visitor Centre – Jesmond Dene
Bird boxes is £4, bird feeder £2.50, bird walk £1 and the craft activities are free.
Come and join the parks staff and volunteers on this bird themed day as part of National Nest Box week. You can make a bird box or a bird feeder to take home with you. There will also be craft activities and two bird walks to choose from throughout the day. Booking for the bird walk is essential. Please bring binoculars for the walk if you have them but some will be available if not. The bird box/feeder and craft activity will be running all day and is drop in.
For more information and to book on a bird walk phone 0191 2812082

Wednesday 18 February 1 – 3pm
Animal Antics
Pets’ Corner – Jesmond Dene
Suggested donation £1 per child.
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 0191 281 2082.

Sunday 22 February 1 – 3pm
Meet the animals
Pets’ Corner Jesmond Dene
Suggested donation £1 per child
This is a drop in event where you will be able to handle and meet some of the animals in Pets’ Corner.