Events


Durham Wildlife Trust hosts a wide range of events each month catering for all ages, abilities and wildlife interests. Browse our selection of upcoming events below and get involved.

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Apr 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
7:30 pm
Join your local wildlife group and learn more about the wildlife in your local area. Washington Wildlife Group meets on the last Wednesday of the month at Washington Old Hall. ...
Washington Old Hall
12:00 am
Come along and get involved in our free Revealing Reptiles Survey Training. Please contact Revealing Reptiles Project officer, John Grundy, to register your interested. Times and locations will be confirmed on ...
12:00 am
Come along and get involved in our free Revealing Reptiles Survey Training. Please contact Revealing Reptiles Project officer, John Grundy, to register your interested. Times and locations will be confirmed on ...
12:00 am
Come along and get involved in our free Revealing Reptiles Survey Training. Please contact Revealing Reptiles Project officer, John Grundy, to register your interested. Times and locations will be confirmed on ...
Apr 29 @ 5:00 am – 8:30 am
5:00 am
Saturday 29th April – Black Grouse Lek. 5.00am – 8.30am, meeting at Low Barns Nature Reserve Join Durham Wildlife Trust and local wildlife expert Ian Finlay to watch the black ...
Low Barns Nature Reserve
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
10:00 am
We’ve teamed up with accredited Dru Yoga Teacher,Roy Moor, to deliver weekly yoga classses at Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve. Classes will last 1 hour 15 minutes and will run every ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 3 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
A survey with a twist; Pheromone lures will be used in this original survey of one of Britain’s most striking day flying moth species. Emperor moths are common throughout Britain, ...
Low Barns Nature Reserve
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 6 @ 5:00 am – 7:00 am
5:00 am
Let yourself be enchanted by the delight of the dawn chorus. Paul Anderson from the Durham Bird Club will lead a walk around the reserve pointing out the different birds ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Low Barns Wildlife Watch February – July 2017 Meetings are held at Low Barns (unless otherwise stated) at 10am – 12pm   February 4th – How green are you? Join ...
Low Barns Nature Reserve
May 6 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
A survey with a twist; Pheromone lures will be used in this original survey of one of Britain’s most striking day flying moth species. Emperor moths are common throughout Britain, ...
Low Barns Nature Reserve
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 8 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
10:30 am
DWT Botany Group and Durham Cathedral have teamed up to provide a class for budding flora artists. Designed for those with an interest in botany and a desire to draw ...
Durham Cathedral
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
10:00 am
We’ve teamed up with accredited Dru Yoga Teacher,Roy Moor, to deliver weekly yoga classses at Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve. Classes will last 1 hour 15 minutes and will run every ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 9 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
7:30 pm
Programme of Meetings 2017 14 February – Lizzie Maddison How amazing are flowering plants? 14 March – Kath Marshal-Ivens Land of Oak & Iron (Heritage Lottery Funded Project within the Derwent Valley ...
Lanchester Community Centre Dining Room
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
10:00 am
We’ve teamed up with accredited Dru Yoga Teacher,Roy Moor, to deliver weekly yoga classses at Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve. Classes will last 1 hour 15 minutes and will run every ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
10:30 am
Join our Wildlife Watch Group for monthly meetings, with a different theme each month you’re sure to have fun and learn something new! Booking essential. £1 per child. All Ages ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
10:00 am
We’ve teamed up with accredited Dru Yoga Teacher,Roy Moor, to deliver weekly yoga classses at Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve. Classes will last 1 hour 15 minutes and will run every ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
10:00 am
We’ve teamed up with accredited Dru Yoga Teacher,Roy Moor, to deliver weekly yoga classses at Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve. Classes will last 1 hour 15 minutes and will run every ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
7:30 pm
Join your local wildlife group and learn more about the wildlife in your local area. Washington Wildlife Group meets on the last Wednesday of the month at Washington Old Hall. ...
Washington Old Hall
Jun 2 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
Come on an adventure into the Woodlands at Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve and search for enchanted creatures within. Hear and tell fairytales with our resident storyteller, get crafty and let ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
The life cycle of a butterfly is fascinating! This survey project will give you the opportunity to follow the life of the White-letter Hairstreak butterfly through the spring and summer. ...
Swalwell Visitor Centre
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Low Barns Wildlife Watch February – July 2017 Meetings are held at Low Barns (unless otherwise stated) at 10am – 12pm   February 4th – How green are you? Join ...
Low Barns Nature Reserve
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
Meet like-minded folk and develop your knowledge of plants in a fun and friendly environment with DWT Botany Group New members are welcome. For more information or to join in ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve