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Friends of Newmillerdam Tuesday Practical Task
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 24 Jan 9am
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 9am
End time: 12noon
Details: Help the Friends of Newmillerdam to carry out various practical tasks on a weekly basis.Tools provided. Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing.Meet at the war memorial entrance.
Friends of Newmillerdam Country Park
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 24 Jan 6.45pm
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 6.45pm
End time: 8pm
Details: Come along to the Boathouse and find out what's happening in the park.
Friends of Newmillerdam Tuesday Practical Task
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 31 Jan 9am
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 9am
End time: 12noon
Details: Help the Friends of Newmillerdam to carry out various practical tasks on a weekly basis.Tools provided. Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing.Meet at the war memorial entrance.
Wakefield District Tree Wardens
Newmillerdam Country Park
Wed 1 Feb 6.30pm
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 6.30pm
End time: 7.30pm
Details: Come along to the Boathouse to this open meeting and find out what the Tree wardens have been doing and have got planned.
Seckar Wood Workday
Seckar wood
Sat 4 Feb 10.30am
Age range: Families
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 10.30am
End time: 1pm
Details: Come and help the Friends of Seckar Wood improve the wood for the wildlife and visitors by controlling the scrub.No experience necessary. Tools provided.Please wear old clothes and sensible footwear.Please bring a drink/ snack for breaktime.Meet in the layby on Gallows Lane at the junction with Seckar Lane.
Stanley Marsh Workday
Stanley Marsh Nature Reserve
Sun 5 Feb 10.30am
Age range: Families
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 10.30am
End time: 12.30pm
Details: Come and help the Friends of Stanley Marsh improve the nature reserve.Everyone welcome.Meet in the car park by the hut.
Friends of Newmillerdam Tuesday Practical Task
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 7 Feb 9am
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 9am
End time: 12noon
Details: Help the Friends of Newmillerdam to carry out various practical tasks on a weekly basis.Tools provided. Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing.Meet at the war memorial entrance.
Friends of Newmillerdam Tuesday Practical Task
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 14 Feb 9am
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 9am
End time: 12noon
Details: Help the Friends of Newmillerdam to carry out various practical tasks on a weekly basis.Tools provided. Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing.Meet at the war memorial entrance.
Half Term Activities
Waterton Countryside Discovery Centre
Tue 14 Feb 10.30am - Sun 19 Feb 3.30pm
Age range: Children, Families
Free: No (see event details)
Booking required: No
Start time: 10.30am
End time: 3.30pm
Details: Make some “crafty” hearts and flowers gifts for your loved ones at home.Small fee applies.
Lofthouse Colliery Nature Park
Lofthouse Colliery Nature Park
Wed 15 Feb 10.30am
Age range: Families
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 10.30am
End time: 12.30pm
Details: Come and help the Lofthouse Colliery Action Group improve the nature park for wildlife and visitors. No experience necessary.Tools provided.Please wear old clothes and sensible footwear.Meet at the end of Ridings Way.
Friends of Newmillerdam Tuesday Practical Task
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 21 Feb 9am
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 9am
End time: 12noon
Details: Help the Friends of Newmillerdam to carry out various practical tasks on a weekly basis.Tools provided. Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing.Meet at the war memorial entrance.
Friends of Newmillerdam Tuesday Practical Task
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 28 Feb 9am
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 9am
End time: 12noon
Details: Help the Friends of Newmillerdam to carry out various practical tasks on a weekly basis.Tools provided. Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing.Meet at the war memorial entrance.
Lofthouse Collliery Nature Park Workday
Lofthouse Colliery Nature Park
Sat 4 Mar 10.30am
Age range: Families
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 10.30am
End time: 12.30pm
Details: Come and help the Lofthouse Colliery Action Group improve the nature park for wildlife and visitors. No experience necessary.Tools provided.Please wear old clothes and sensible footwear.Meet at the end of Ridings Way.
Friends of Newmillerdam Tuesday Practical Task
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 7 Mar 9am
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 9am
End time: 12noon
Details: Help the Friends of Newmillerdam to carry out various practical tasks on a weekly basis.Tools provided. Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing.Meet at the war memorial entrance.
Countryside Photo Display
Waterton Countryside Discovery Centre
Tue 7 Mar 10.30am - Sun 26 Mar 3.30pm
Age range: Adults, Families
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 10.30am
End time: 3.30pm
Details: A display of your photos showing what “Countryside" means to you.
Friends of Newmillerdam Tuesday Practical Task
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 14 Mar 9am
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 9am
End time: 12noon
Details: Help the Friends of Newmillerdam to carry out various practical tasks on a weekly basis.Tools provided. Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing.Meet at the war memorial entrance.
Friends of Newmillerdam Tuesday Practical Task
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 21 Mar 9am
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 9am
End time: 12noon
Details: Help the Friends of Newmillerdam to carry out various practical tasks on a weekly basis.Tools provided. Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing.Meet at the war memorial entrance.
Stanley Marsh Workday
Stanley Marsh Nature Reserve
Fri 24 Mar 10.30am
Age range: Families
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 10.30am
End time: 12.30pm
Details: Come and help the Friends of Stanley Marsh improve the nature reserve.Everyone welcome.Meet in the car park by the hut.
Friends of Newmillerdam Tuesday Practical Task
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 28 Mar 9am
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 9am
End time: 12noon
Details: Help the Friends of Newmillerdam to carry out various practical tasks on a weekly basis.Tools provided. Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing.Meet at the war memorial entrance.
Seckar Wood workday
Seckar wood
Sat 1 Apr 10.30am
Age range: Families
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 10.30am
End time: 1pm
Details: Come and help the Friends of Seckar Wood improve the wood for the wildlife and visitors. You will be helping with walling and track repairs.
No experience necessary.
Tools provided.
Please wear old clothes and sensible footwear.
Please bring a drink/ snack for break time.
Meet in the layby on Gallows Lane at the junction with Seckar Lane.
Friends of Newmillerdam Tuesday Practical Task
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 4 Apr 9am
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 9am
End time: 12noon
Details: Help the Friends of Newmillerdam to carry out various practical tasks on a weekly basis.Tools provided. Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing.Meet at the war memorial entrance.
Lofthouse Colliery Nature Park workday
Lofthouse Colliery Nature Park
Wed 5 Apr 10.30am
Age range: Families
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 10.30am
End time: 12.30pm
Details: Come and help the Lofthouse Colliery Action Group improve the nature park for wildlife and visitors. No experience necessary.Tools provided.Please wear old clothes and sensible footwear.Meet at the end of Ridings Way.
Friends of Newmillerdam Tuesday Practical Task
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 11 Apr 9am
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 9am
End time: 12noon
Details: Help the Friends of Newmillerdam to carry out various practical tasks on a weekly basis.Tools provided. Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing.Meet at the war memorial entrance.
Stanley Marsh Workday
Stanley Marsh Nature Reserve
Sat 15 Apr 10.30am
Age range: Families
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 10.30am
End time: 12.30pm
Details: Come and help the Friends of Stanley Marsh improve the nature reserve.Everyone welcome.Meet in the car park by the hut.
Friends of Newmillerdam Tuesday Practical Task
Newmillerdam Country Park
Tue 18 Apr 9am
Age range: Adults
Free: Yes
Booking required: No
Start time: 9am
End time: 12noon
Details: Help the Friends of Newmillerdam to carry out various practical tasks on a weekly basis.Tools provided. Please wear appropriate shoes and clothing.Meet at the war memorial entrance.

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Countryside

Waterton Countryside Discovery Centre
Anglers Country Park
Haw Park Lane
Wintersett
Wakefield
WF4 2EB

01924 303980