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 8 @ 11:00 am – Apr 9 @ 3:00 pm Kite Rise, Highfield, Rowlands Gill
Durham Wildlife Trust is running our first ever residential weekend providing a fantastic opportunity to get to grips with how to identify bird song. Throughout the weekend our local expert ...
Apr 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Low Barns Nature Reserve
See if you can find the elusive water scorpion and find out how water beetles breathe. All pond dipping equipment provided. Use the pond as your inspiration to create some ...
Apr 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:30 pm Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
Spend your Easter Monday at the Reserve and take part in our eggstravagant eggtivities.We’ll be decorating, racing and rolling eggs all for eggcellent prizes and raising money for local wildlife! ...
Apr 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Low Barns Nature Reserve
Bumble along to Low Barns and find out about the wonderful life of our bees. Learn how to identify some of our most common species and take part in a ...
May 3 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Low Barns Nature Reserve
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, ...
May 6 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Low Barns Nature Reserve
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, ...
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Swalwell Visitor Centre
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. ...