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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For our September meeting we’re going to be visiting and learning about the habitats where the elusive Water Voles can be found, and surveying them to discover how many are about! To book your place,[...]
24th September – Creatures of the Night We will be learning all about the wild creatures which come out and explore Low Barns Nature Reserve after dark, and make some night-time creature crafts for you to[...]
A fantastic opportunity for teens interested in wildlife. Join our volunteer workforce for the day and find out what it takes to manage a nature reserve. Morning and afternoon sessions available, either come for one[...]
Members only – booking essential. Enjoy an Autumn stroll of Rainton Meadows, looking for wildlife and recording some of the creatures we see. Perfect for young explorers. Under 16s should be accompanied by an adult.
Join us to explore Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve on a guided walk ably led by one of our rangers. Rainton Meadows is home to our headquarters and has an excellent network of accessible pathways linked[...]
15th October – Terrific Trees Join us for a tree hunt! We will be learning how to identify trees and discovering which trees live at Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve. We will also learn how different[...]
15th October – Tree ID and woodcrafts We will be learning about and identifying the trees which we have at our Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve, discovering their uses and folklore, as well as developing our[...]
Join us for a frighteningly good time in the Woodlands of Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve. We’ll be pumpkin carving, making pumpkin soup by the fire, trying out apple fishing and there’ll also be lots of[...]
Join members of Sunderland Astronomical Society at Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve for a spot of moon watching. See the moon in stunning detail through telescopes and enjoy a tour of the night skies from this[...]