Inspiring Nature Events

Get inspired by nature on one of Castlemilk Park's regular events ranging from foraging for food and medicine to having breakfast with moths!

Inspiring Nature Events

About Inspiring Nature Events

7th October 2018
24th February 2019
Various times, see listing for details
Castlemilk Park
Castlemilk Park Machrie Road, Glasgow South Side G45 0AZ
This is a free event
Call 01416342673
Visit the event website here
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Sunday 24th June: Wildflower ID Walk
10:30 -12.30 and 2.00 – 4.00
We’re excited to have the wildflower expert Lindsey Mackinlay from Parnassus Ecology here in Castlemilk Park. Join us in welcoming him as he leads two wildflower ID walks and opens our eyes to all the wonderful wild plants of Castlemilk park.

Saturday 30th June: Moth Breakfast
10.00am – 12.00noon
Come along have a light breakfast and find out about the wonderful world of moths.

Sunday 5th August: Food & Medicine
10.30am -12.30pm and 2.00pm – 4.00pm
Following in the footsteps of our ancestors and join us on a short walk to explore our folk traditions, reconnect with nature, and experience the abundance of wild plants on your doorstep in the beautiful Castlemilk Woods. You’ll have the chance to try a simple foraged food and make a remedy to take home too!

Sunday 7th October: Tracks and Signs
1.30pm – 3.30pm
Want to learn the different tracks and signs of the creatures in the woodland of Castlemilk Park? This two hour session will look at the different species the woodland holds - you will go away looking at the woodlands in a different way.

Sunday 24th February: Snowdrop Walk
12.00noon – 2.00pm
Join us on a woodland walk and learn all about the different species of snowdrops, their myth and folklore and how to ID these hardy little plants.


*BOOKING REQUIRED FOR ALL EVENTS*
Contact the Community Team on 0141 634 2673 or email housing@cassiltoun.org.uk

Meet: Outside Castlemilk Stables, 59 Machrie Road, Castlemilk, G45 0AZ

Additional Dates: 24 February 2019

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

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Early Evening Summer Stroll

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Early Evening Summer Stroll

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Junior Rangers

Junior Rangers

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Castlemilk Explorers

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Early Evening Summer Stroll

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Woodland Nippers

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Castlemilk Park Photo Walking Club

Castlemilk Park Photo Walking Club

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Woodland Nippers

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Castlemilk Park's Junior Rangers is a six month programme of events especially for 13 to 18 year olds where they will learn different skills in nature conservation.
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Castlemilk Explorers

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

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Come along to Castlemilk Park on the second Monday of each month with your camera for an educational Photo Walk!
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Castlemilk Strollers

13th November 2018
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Try out a variety of woodland tasks on one of Castlemilk Park's regular taster session events!
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Castlemilk Explorers

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

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Woodland Nippers is a fun, free, nature group for kids under 6 and their grown ups held monthly at Castlemilk Park!
Castlemilk Park Photo Walking Club

Castlemilk Park Photo Walking Club

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Come along to Castlemilk Park on the second Monday of each month with your camera for an educational Photo Walk!
Castlemilk Strollers

Castlemilk Strollers

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Join the Castlemilk Park team on their free regular parent & baby walking group which meets once a month between May and December!
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Castlemilk Park Photo Walking Club

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Come along to Castlemilk Park on the second Monday of each month with your camera for an educational Photo Walk!
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Castlemilk Explorers is fun, free, nature group for 7 - 12 year old's to learn about nature in a fun environment!
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Castlemilk Park Photo Walking Club

11th February 2019
Come along to Castlemilk Park on the second Monday of each month with your camera for an educational Photo Walk!
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Castlemilk Explorers is fun, free, nature group for 7 - 12 year old's to learn about nature in a fun environment!
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Castlemilk Park Photo Walking Club

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Come along to Castlemilk Park on the second Monday of each month with your camera for an educational Photo Walk!

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