Wildlife Courses & Events
Our suite of training courses for adults covers a wide range of wildlife related subjects including species identification, survey skills, art, photography and more. Every course is led by experienced professionals who are experts in their fields. Courses are graded for beginners, intermediate and advanced levels to help you to identify which course is suitable for you.
Join professional photographer, Iain McMillan, for a morning of wildlife photography around Attenborough Nature Reserve.
A walk for those who wish to improve their identification of winter birds using sight and sound.
Spring is an exciting time in the birding calendar as most of our summer visitors will have arrived. - Sun 16th April 2017
A wonderful chance to experience the early morning chorus of birdsong at Idle Valley Nature Reserve. - Sun 7th May 2017
A wonderful chance to experience the early morning chorus of birdsong at Attenborough.
Introduction to Wildlife Photography in Summer- Sat 3rd June 2017
Summer Bird Identification Walk - Sat 10th June 2017: 9am to 11am
Introduction to Wildflowers on the Idle Valley Nature Reserve. Sun 18th June 2017
Miranda Krestovnikoff - Wildlife and diving TV presenter, author and public speaker - A Whistle-stop Tour of the UK coast lecture at Idle Valley Nature Reserve on Friday 3rd March 2017
Every Thursday during March 2017. 10am to 12pm. Suitable for children aged 2 years and over.
Sessions on the first Wednesday of Jan, Feb, Mar and April. 1pm to 2.30pm.
Sessions on the first Wednesday of Jan, Feb, Mar and April. 10.30am to 12pm
Alice Roberts - Osteoarchaeologist, physical anthropologist, author and broadcaster - Wilderness and Wildness at The Pearson Centre, Beeston. Saturday 18th March 2017