Easter Events for all the Family

Thursday 19th March 2015

Easter Egg TrailEaster Egg Trail - Rachel Shaw

Families are invited to join the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust this Easter holiday for some fun wildlife activities.

Spring is a wonderful time to get out onto nature reserves and discover wildlife. This Easter, Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust has organised events for children at Whisby Nature Park near Lincoln, on the South Humber Bank at Far Ings National Nature Reserve near Barton-upon-Humber and on the coast near Mablethorpe at Saltfleetby-Theddlethorpe Dunes National Nature Reserve.

Far Ings

Saturday 28 March – Sunday 12 April - Wild-Time: Easter Egg Trail
Come along to Far Ings Nature Reserve and explore our mystery Easter Egg trail.
With a special prize for every completed trail this is a self-guided trail requiring adult supervision.
Available from the Visitor Centre on Saturdays, Sundays, Good Friday and Easter Monday – between 10am and 4pm, and on Wednesdays between 1pm and 4pm.
£2.50 per trail

Wednesday 1 April
Wild-Play: Pond Dipping
- 10:00am - 12:00pm - Investigate the world of underwater wildlife at Far Ings.
Wild-Play: Natty Nests and Chirpy Chicks - 1:00pm - 3:00pm - With spring and the bird nesting season here enjoy some spring time birdy fun.
£3 per child per activity or £5 for both
Book by phone 01652 637055 or email faringseducation@lincstrust.co.uk (please include your phone number in your email so we can contact you).

Wednesday 8 April
Wild-Play: Pond Dipping
- 10:00am - 12:00pm - Investigate the world of underwater wildlife at Far Ings.
Wild-Play: Busy Busy Bees - 1:00pm - 3:00pm - Help our humble bumblebee with lots of crafts, quizzes and activities that will have you buzzing this spring!
£3 per child per activity or £5 for both
Book by phone 01652 637055 or email faringseducation@lincstrust.co.uk (please include your phone number in your email so we can contact you).

Location:
Far Ings Visitor Centre, Far Ings National Nature Reserve, Barton-upon-Humber DN18 5RG

 

Saltfleetby-Theddlethorpe Dunes

Monday 30 March - Wild-Play: Pond Dipping - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Discover the amazing wildlife found in the Rimac pond: water scorpions, dragonfly nymphs and more...
Free. In partnership with Natural England

Thursday 9 April - Wild-Play: Wildlife Flags - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Create an image of your favourite wildlife creature.
Free. In partnership with Natural England

Location:
The Eco-Classroom, Rimac, Saltfleetby-Theddlethorpe Dunes National Nature Reserve, LN11 7TS

 

Gibraltar Point

Thursday 2 April - Tuesday 7 April - The Great Gibraltar Point Easter Egg Hunt
Those cheeky rabbits at Gibraltar Point have been hiding all the Easter eggs! Pick up our special self-guided trail from the portacabin and see if you can discover where they are.
Available between 10am and 3pm
£2 per person with a chocolate egg prize

Location:
Gibraltar Point portacabin in the main car park, Gibraltar Point National Nature Reserve, Skegness, Lincolnshire PE24 4SU

 

Whisby Nature Park

Saturday 28 March – Monday 13 April - The Great Whisby Easter Egg Hunt
Crack the mystery and unscramble the mess the Whisby Easter Bunny has left. Prize for each completed trail leaflet.
Available daily between 10:00am  and 3:30pm from 28 March to 13 April from the Natural World Centre
£2 per trail
Please note this is a self-guided trail and requires adult supervision. Chocolate prize, no alternative is given.
Run in partnership with the Natural World Centre.

Wednesday 1 April - Wild-Time: Nature Tots - 10:00am - 11:00am
Seasonal activities for the Under 5s. Join us as we venture outside and see what nature holds for us today.
£3 per child. Please book by calling 01522 696926

Saturday 4 April - Wild-Time: Junior Wardens - 10:00am - 1:00pm
Hands-on nature conservation for youngsters (aged 10 to 16).
Practical hands on tasks and activities for youngsters who want to get involved in nature conservation and wildlife projects from pond dipping to woodland management, there is something for everyone!

Location:
Whisby Education Centre, Whisby Nature Park, Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN6 9BW
 

 

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