Programme of Events

We offer an on-going programme of informative talks and walks on environment and wildlife topics, open days in the wildlife area, training events and workshops. We also offer conservation volunteering events every third Saturday of the month.

Download our Ecology events list (3Mb), or pick up a copy from the centre, parks reception or your local RBKC library.

Small Mammal Trapping and Surveying

Saturday 28 September

Find out about the small mammals of Holland Park in this session led by one of the Ecology Team. Discover which mammals have been found in our live traps and learn about other sampling techniques.

 

  • Meet: 10 to 11.30am, Holland Park Ecology Centre
  • Cost: FREE
  • Booking essential

Autumn Leaves: Wildlife Area Open Day

Saturday 5 October

Explore and enjoy the Wildlife Area on an autumn's afternoon. You can take a stroll around the woodland, discovering more about the trees and signs of autumn. There will also be an opportunity to take part in seasonal craft activities.

 

o          Meet: Drop-in 12 noon to 4pm, Holland Park Wildlife Area

o          Cost: FREE

 

Bird Ringing Demonstration

Saturday 12 October

Drop in to the Wildlife Area to see wild birds in the hand and hear about how the national bird ringing programme works. You will also learn how bird ringing aids conservation and aids knowledge of birds’ migratory patterns.

 

o   Meet: Drop in 7 to 11am, Holland Park Wildlife Area

  • Cost: FREE

o   Sponsored by the Friends of Holland Park

 

 

Fungi Foray

Saturday 2 November

Search the Wildlife Area and other parts of Holland Park with expert Dr Mark Spencer to find the fungi on display at this time of year. Learn how to identify common species and discover some great specimens.

 

o   Meet: 2 to 4pm, Holland Park Ecology Centre

  • Cost: FREE
  • Booking essential

o   Sponsored by the Friends of Holland Park

 

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