Awesome Autumn Activities

Monday 24th October 2016

Autumn leavesAutumn leaves - Tom Marshall

Explore the outdoors this half term. Venture on our Autumn or spooky nature trail, or take part in a wild-time activity at Far Ings; there's plenty to encourage children to get off the sofa and enjoying an outdoor adventure.

Awesome Autumn Nature Trail

Our trail is full of ideas of things to do and look for this Autumn. Print the leaflet below or from our Wild-Time Facebook and begin your adventure this half term! 

Printed copies are also available from the Natural World Centre at Whisby Nature Park from Saturday 22 October to Sunday 30 October between10am to 4pm daily.

Whisby Nature Park, Moor Lane, Thorpe-on-the-Hill, Lincoln LN6 9BW

Halloween self-guided trail at Gibraltar Point

Come and discover some of nature's spooky secrets in our family self-guided trail. There is a spooky chocolatey prize for all those brave enough to complete the trail and return to the visitor centre.

£1 per child. Available from Saturday 22 to Sunday 30 October, 10:30am - 3pm from the Visitor Centre. 

The Visitor Centre, Gibraltar Point, Gibraltar Road, Skegness PE24 4SU

Wild-Time at Far Ings

Wild-Time: Wild Light!
Wednesday 26 October, 11am - 3pm
Discover the world of bioluminescence and make your own glow in the dark creature.
Free, drop in event

Wild-Time: Nature Tots
Thursday 27 October, 10am - 11:30am
Seasonal outdoor activities for pre-school children, £2 per child
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Places must be booked in advance on 01652 637055 or email faringseducation@lincstrust.co.uk (please include your phone number in your email so we can contact you).

Wild Play: Wiggly Wrigglers
Thursday 27 October, 1pm - 30pm
Discover the underground world of worms and have a go at making your own wormery. Booking required.
£3 per child
Please book places in advance by contacting the Far Ings Education & Visitor Centre 01652 637055faringseducation@lincstrust.co.uk

The Visitor and Education Centre, Far Ings National Nature Reserve, Barton-upon-Humber DN18 5RG

Information and Interactive Morning with the Louth Area Group of the Wildlife Trust

Saturday 29 October, 10am - 12pm
Children are requested to bring their parents, grandparents and friends together with examples of autumn fruits and seed heads to the ConocoPhillips Room at Louth Library. They will have the opportunity to discover how seeds are dispersed and to talk to local experts about wild flowers, bats, seals and otters.
Everyone will have the chance to purchase Trust goods including Christmas cards whilst having a coffee and a chat.
Children are not charged but adults have to pay £1.50.

ConocoPhilips Room, Louth Library, Louth


For more ideas of wildlife to look for this autumn, visit our Wildlife Watch website.

 

 

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