Castlemilk Explorers

Castlemilk Explorers is fun, free, nature group for 7 - 12 year old's to learn about nature in a fun environment!

Castlemilk Explorers

About Castlemilk Explorers

6th October 2018
3rd November 2018
1st December 2018
plus 2 more date(s), see below for more info
10.30am - 12.30pm
Castlemilk Park
Castlemilk Park Machrie Road, Glasgow South Side G45 0AZ
This is a free event
Call 01416342673
Facebook information can be found here

Places are limited, pre-booking is required. For more information contact Stuart Whittaker - Community Woodland Officer on 0141 634 2673 or email StuartWhittaker@cassiltoun.org.uk

3rd March - Survival Skills
Learn survival skills and how to build a den in the woods.

7th April - Terrific Trees
Get to know Castlemilk Park trees, amazing facts and learn games in the woods.

5th May - Magificent Mammals
Track mammals that live in Castlemilk Park, followed by arts and crafts.

9th June - Pollination Sensation
Learn about pollination in a wildflower meadow in Castlemilk Park.

4th August - Minibeast Hunt
Let's find out what amazing minibeasts are in Castlemilk Park.

1st September - Evening Bat Walk
Learn all about bats with a walk around Castlemilk Park.

6th October - Water Dipping
Pond and stream dipping - identify the many weird and wonderful creatures.

3rd November - Willow Charcoal
Making willow charcoal and learning all about non-traceable fire with a hot chocolate.

1st December - Natural Christmas Crafts
Use foliage to create Christmas decorations.

2nd February - Food To Grow
Let's learn what's in Castlemilk Stable's garden and sample some of the amazing food grown here.

2nd March - Twitchers Unite!
Big Garden Bird Watch count. Learn about birds (feathers, beaks and songs).

Additional Dates: 03 November 2018, 01 December 2018, 02 February 2019, 02 March 2019

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Castlemilk Explorers are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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Celebrating International Peace Day

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