Events

Unless otherwise specified, you do not need to be a member of the RSPB (or the local group) to join us on our events, and birdwatching experience is not necessary. If you have any questions please call the contact number shown with the event details.

January 2018

Sat
27

Minibus trip to Far Ings Reserve

Location: Far Ings is a Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust reserve on the south side of the River Humber. Please see Barbara Lower at an evening meeting or contact on bml@lower.me.uk, 01909 281956 or 0788 400 4567 to book a place.

The minibus will depart from Ashgate Road car park in Chesterfield at 8.30am. The leader for this trip is Wendy Dyson.

Time: 8.30am

Price: Minibus cost £20.

Booking essential

Telephone: 07754102274

February 2018

Mon
5

Secret Wildlife of the Cairngorms

Location: St Thomas's Centre, Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield
Postcode: S40 3AW (Google map)

Our speaker this evening is Nick Martin.

Time: 7.15-9.15 pm

Price: Members £3, non-members £4, under-16s free (when accompanied by an adult)

Telephone: 01246 274861

E-mail: mgvwieloch@btinternet.com

Wed
14

Mid-week walk at Somersall Park

Location: Somersall Park, Chesterfield
Postcode: S40 3LR (Google map)

A morning walk through Somersall Park in Chesterfield. Last year we spotted 35 species right here in the centre of Chesterfield. Meet at the main car park off Somersall Lane at 9.30am (SK354701). The leader is Amanda Palethorpe (details below)

Time: 9.30am

Price: Free

Telephone: 07980372591

Sun
25

Car trip to Attenborough Gravel Pits

Location: Attenborough Gravel Pits near Nottingham (SK515339)
Postcode: NG9 6DY (Google map)

Day trip to Attenborough Gravel Pits managed by Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Meet in the main car park by the Visitor Centre at 10am. The leader is Les Unwin.

Time: 10 am

Price: Free entry to reserve, pay & display charity donation for car park.

Telephone: 07967692587

March 2018

Mon
5

Jambo:a portrait of Kenya

Location: St Thomas' Centre, Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield. (Grid ref SK362707)
Postcode: S40 3AW (Google map)

Tonight's speaker is our own Des Haslam

Time: 7.15-9.15 pm

Price: Members £3, non-members £4, under-16s free (when accompanied by an adult)

Telephone: 01246 274861

E-mail: mgvwieloch@btinternet.com

Wed
14

Mid week walk in Whitwell Wood

Location: Whitwell Wood.
Postcode: S80 3EE (Google map)

A morning walk around Whitwell Wood. Meet in the lay-by off the A619 near Whitwell (SK526772) at 9.30am.
Our leader is Mary Marsden.

Time: 9.30am

Price: Free

Telephone: 07840282429

Sun
25

Car trip to RSPB Old Moor & Adwick reserves

Location: Old Moor Wetland Centre, South Yorkshire.
Postcode: S73 0YF (Google map)

This year's chance to experience a local RSPB reserve with our Group. Meet in the main car park at 10am (SE 422022). Our leader is Paul Cowley.
Please remember your RSPB membership card or you will be charged.

Time: 10am

Price: entrance fee to reserve for non-RSPB members, plus car transport costs

Telephone: 07770 883951