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 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
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 ...
Low Barns Nature Reserve
Apr 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Join us for a morning discovering and enjoying the birds at the Saltmarsh Garden Learn how to use your eyes and ears to be a brilliant bird detective, take part ...
Saltmarsh Garden
Apr 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Join us for an afternoon in the woods with some of our favourite woodland activities and crafts. Use our special leaf scopes to hunt for leaf miners and create your ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
Apr 15 @ 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
Apr 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:30 pm
11:00 am
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! ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
Apr 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
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 ...
Low Barns Nature Reserve
Apr 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Join us for an afternoon discovering and enjoying the birds at Whinnies Local Nature Reserve. Learn how to use your eyes and ears to be a brilliant bird detective, take ...
Whinnies Local 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
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 17 @ 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
Jul 15 @ 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
Aug 19 @ 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
Sep 16 @ 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
Oct 21 @ 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