Birds Trees and Nature
The group resutled from the merger of the Bird Watching and Tree Recognition Groups covering their original interests with the addition of other nature related subjects.
Most of the groups events are now scheduled to start on Friday mornings but check the event list or calendar for actual dates and times. Where possible a car share scene will be operated starting at WMCC but members are welcome to meet at the event venues if that is more convenient.
We Join forces with the Witham and Braintree U3A birding group at the Henry Dixon Hall Rivenhall for topics related to wildlife, second Thursday of the month January and February. Meetings start at 10am. for these events we meet for car share 9.15 at West Maldon Community Centre.
It is intended to hold a group Christmas lunch at a suitable time, date and venue still to be fixed.
When booking for any of these talks, or visits please mention if you are going to be taking part in then car share as a driver or passenger or if you are going direct to the venue.
Please be aware that in the past some departures have been VERY prompt so please allow plenty of time to reach the start point.
For further information please contact the co-ordinators, Stephy Eraut on 01621 829758 or Peter Marvin 01621 840856 or click on the pigeon to the right to send a e-mail to the co-ordinator.
|Dates for your Diary|
|Fri Apr 17th||Blakes Wood, Little Baddow. Bluebell time. 9.00 WMCC Car share cost £2|
|Fri May 1st||Chigborough Lake. Geese and goslings. Meet at 9.00. Lunch at Rubinos optional|
|Mon May 11th||U3As study day. |
Cost 10:00 plus car share if used.Car share cost £2
Car share meet WMCC 09:15
|Fri May 15th||Nightingales in full song at Fingeringhoe Wick|
OPTIONAL lunch at Pelham Rose.
Meet WMCC 08:30 for car share,Car share cost £5.
|Fri Jun 5th||Hylands Park. WMCC 9.00 car share. Car share cost £4.|
|Fri Jul 17th||Chalford Gorges Nature park 9.00 car share WMCC £5. Possible pub lunch.|
|Fri Aug 21st||Hyde Hall RHS. Entry fee for non members £10 online or £10.90 at gate. 9.00 car share from WMCC.£3|
|Fri Sep 18th||Abbot Hall Farm Essex Wildlife Trust. 9.00 car share from WMCC £4.|
|Fri Oct 16th||Return to Marks Hall to see autumn colurs. 9.00 car share from WMCC £4.|
|Fri Nov 6th||Promenade Park. Meet at cafe by sand pits 9.00.|