Activities will be happening throughout the day to encourage you to learn about recording wildlife. Local and national conservation and wildlife organisations will be there, running a wide range of activities for all ages and providing lots of information on how to get involved with nature. This is a wonderful way to encourage your little ones outdoors and to become involved in nature.
Activities will be on throughout the day including:
National Museums NI -
- Ulster Museum Discover Nature Mammal Touch & Talk Table
- Guided walks including the popular "Nuts and Berries Tree Trail - walk and talk" with Dr Mike Simms and a new small mammals trail with Dr Dave Tosh
- Seaweed pressing with our marine experts
- Small marine touch tank
- The opportunity to talk to museum curators and learning staff.
CEDaR - wildlife recording and minibeasts under the microscope
Paul Moore - Insect Expert - minibeast safari and identification
Irish Garden Plant Society children's quiz
Mantella - live birds of prey & exotic minibeasts and environmental information - always a huge hit with children and adults alike.
Woody's Workshop - a hand’s-on workshop where you can build your own home for wildlife. Choose from a selection of bird boxes, take your product home and encourage more bird life into your garden. One bird box per family.
For further information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or ring 028 9042 8428