Thursday 25 May, 9.00pm, – 9.45pm Join Vanessa for an evening bat walk. We’ll have a short talk about bats, then we’ll use detectors to find and see them at their feeding hot spots in the park. No booking required.
Saturday, 27 May, 10.30, – 12.30pm, Saturday Gardening and Conservation Session, Saturday meet outside the Service Yard/ Walled Garden (opposite the tennis courts). Join Vanessa and carry out a variety of gardening and conservation tasks around the park.
Tuesday 30 May, 2pm – 3pm, Foraging family walk with Tash: discover the edible and useful plants on your doorstep! Herbal tea included (6yrs up)
Weekly Gardening and Conservation Sessions, every Tuesday, 10am-12.30pm, meet outside the Service Yard/ Walled Garden (opposite the tennis courts). Join Vanessa and carry out a variety of gardening and conservation tasks around the park.
New volunteers, please email firstname.lastname@example.org before joining a session, so we can arrange your induction.
Thursday 1 June, 3pm Storytelling: come and hear about how Herman the hermit crab found a new home using recycled materials (3 yrs up)
Unless otherwise stated: no booking required and activities are free but start promptly.
Saturday 3 June, 08.30-10am, Monthly Bird Walk and Survey, meet at Boston Gardens park entrance near the top of the lake. Take a leisurely walk around the park to record numbers and species of birds in the park. No experience necessary, but bring binoculars if you have them.
Saturday 3 June, 12 – 4pm, Boston Manor Park Nature Festival Join us to celebrate the renovated Park at our official launch event. You can expect a children’s petting zoo, local artists showcasing nature-based arts and crafts, refreshments, Forest School activities, wildlife mosaic making workshops, representatives from local wildlife organisations and the Hounslow ECO community. And so much more! All activities free to participate in. Please see separate poster in park.