Wild Fest @ Brandon Marsh

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

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Sat, 05/05/2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

A wild day out for all ages

A truly wild day out with activities for all ages from cooking to face painting, mini beast hunting to craft and guided walks to pond dipping. There will be something to get everyone wild!

Register your places now!

In the Visitor Centre 

  • Learn how you can help wildlife in your own back garden
  • Shop with the profits going to support local wildlife and wild places
  • Pick up a spotter sheet and head out to explore the reserve and see what you can find…

In the Courtyard

  • Find out about Help for Hedgehogs and join in some hogtastic activities
  • Get crafty in the Barn
  • Try your luck on the tombola
  • Enter our 2018 raffle
  • Join a minibeast hunt at 11am, 1:30pm or 3:30pm (free ticket from reception)
  • Pond dipping at 10am, 12noon or 2:30pm (free ticket from reception)
  • Enjoy a Guided Walk of the nature reserve
  • See if you can hook a ‘duck’ for a prize before heading out on the reserve to see if you can spot the ducks you hooked! £1 for 3 ducks – prize every time

In the Orchard

  • A fundraising fairy will be face painting (£2) and making balloons (£1). She has brought with her three little friends, but can you find them? Name all three and she may have a treat for you.

On the Reserve

  • Try your hand at willow weaving on the meadow
  • Join Focus Optics in the Wright hide (number 1 on map) to get a close up view of those living on the pool through telescopes and binoculars…

Feeling peckish?

  • Toast marshmallows and make damper bread on an open fire in the woods
  • And of course Badgers Tearoom will be open serving delicious meals, sandwiches, cakes and drinks  

 

Venue location

Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane,
Coventry,
Warwickshire,
CV3 3GW

Grid reference
SP385758

Event information

Date
Saturday 5th May 2018
Time
10:00am - 4:00pm
Price / Donation
Members = FREE, Non-Members =£2.50 Adults, £1.00 Children (under 4's free), £1.50 Concessions, £6 family (2 Adults and up to 3 children),
Audience
All
Suitable for All Ages
Joining Instructions

If you need to cancel because you are unable to attend an event, don't worry, just contact us 72 hours before the event starts and we will issue you a full refund. Call 024 7630 2912 or email enquiries@wkwt.org.uk. If we need to cancel an event, we will let you know and issue a refund. Notification of cancelled events will be displayed on social media and our website.

Category
Fundraising
Learning / Education
Open Day
Outdoor activity
Social
Walk
Trust
Warwickshire Wildlife Trust
Venue location
Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane,
Coventry,
Warwickshire,
CV3 3GW
Grid reference
SP385758
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What to bring
Wear outdoor clothing and study footwear. Bring a waterproof coat and extra layers
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