Newhailes Nature Detectives clubDates:Dates between : Sat 21 Feb - Sat 19 Dec Location:Newhailes Details View all events at this location
The club gives children a great opportunity to be involved with lots of fantastic nature and outdoor activities. The club is for children from 7 to 12 and is run by the Lothian Ranger service.
Nature Detectives club programme for 2015:
Jan 17 Sat 10am to 11.30am: Newhailes felt making.
Feb 21 Sat 10am to 11.30am: Visit to the recycling centre Wallyford.
Mar 21 Sat 10am to 11.30am: Sun print photo making Inveresk Lodge Garden.
Apr 18 Sat 10am to 11.30am: Minibeast hunt Inveresk Lodge Garden.
May 16 Sat 10.30am to 12.30pm: Visit to water of Leith to river dip.
Jun 20 Sat 10am to 12pm: Joint Nature watch event at Newhailes.
Aug 15 Sat 10am to 11.30am: Kite making at Fisherrow harbour.
Sep 19 Sat 7pm to 9pm: Bat walk at Newhailes estate.
Oct 17 Sat 10am to 11.30am: Bird migration madness Newhailes.
Nov 21 Sat 10am to 11.30am: Charcoal making at Newhailes.
Dec 19 Sat 10am to 11.30am: Festive wreath making at Inveresk Lodge Garden.
Dates & Times:
- 19 Dec 2015 : 10:00 - 11:30
Contact:For further information please call 0131 653 5599
Booking:Please email or call the lothain ranger for more details to join the club. one off annual fee per child of £20.00
Nature NippersDates:Dates between : Fri 6 Feb - Fri 4 Dec Location:Glencoe & Dalness Details View all events at this location
Nature Nippers is a pre-school nature group for under 5’s and their parents. Join us every month for a chance to explore and enjoy nature through games and play.
Suitable for: Under 5’s and their parents
Duration: 1 hour
Cost: Adult n/a, Children £1.50 – No booking required
Bring: Outdoor clothing and wellies.
Meet: 10:30am Glencoe Visitor Centre
Dates & Times:
- 04 Dec 2015 : 10:30 - 11:30
- Child : £ 1.50
Contact:For further information please call 01855 811307
Become an Explorer!Dates:Mon 23 Mar - Wed 23 Dec Location:David Livingstone Centre Details View all events at this location
The David Livingstone Explorer is a fun activity offering the ultimate interactive experience - all delivered to you via your mobile device!Brought to you by Wildgoose Scotland, our innovative Mobile Adventures App is a fully interactive activity that provides you with a unique and interesting way to explore the David Livingstone Centre. With easy-to use technology, we'll have you working together to answer interactive questions and complete brilliantly compiled challenges, all delivered through your own smartphone or tablet. Great challenges, fun questions and an amazing experience - a completely unique adventure awaits budding explorers to follow in David Livingstone’s footsteps!
Dates & Times:
- 23 Mar 2015 - 23 December 2015 : 11:00 - 17:00
Contact:Visit the David Livingstone Centre daily, 11am–5pm (last entry 4pm), 23 March - 23 December 2015.