COMMUNITY LEARNING - GUIDED WALKS AND TALKS
2017 Programme

How much do you know about the history or wildlife of your local park?

Friends of the River Crane Environment has developed the 2017 programme of guided walks, community learning activities and workshops led by experts. Confirmed events are listed below. Click on the Walks and Talks image for a printable list of events.

These events are FREE but booking is essential.  Click on the appropriate button for more information and to book a place via Eventbrite. Children are welcome to attend all events, except where noted, but family friendly are highlighted with   

If anyone requires access information, please contact: info@force.org.uk

 
Walks and Talks
Date
Time
Activity and Location
Book a place

Headstone Manor

Sat 28h Jan

09.30-13.30

Meet at Twickenham Station. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over

Birds, Wildlife & Photos on the Duke of Northumberland's River

Sat 11th Feb

08.15-10.30

Meet at St John the Baptist Church, St John's Road, For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over

The Duke's River Walk Loop

Sat 18th Feb 10:30-15:30

Meet at Kneller Gardens and walk along the Duke of Northumberland River to Isleworth, returning via the Thames path. For details, click on REGISTER >>>

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From Source to Thames. River Crane Walk, Part 1: Roxbourne Park to Bulls Bridge

Sat 25th Feb

09.30-15.30

River Crane from Roxbourne Park to Bulls Bridge. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
Walk around Mogden site
Not suitable fo under 14 yeears old.
Thu 30th Mar 17:30-19:00 Gate House, Mogden Lane, Isleworth.  For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
Ecology of the Duke of Northumberland's River & Water Vole Environment Sat 15th Apr 10:30-12:00 Kingfisher bridge, Mereway Nature Park, Twickenham. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
From Source to Thames. River Crane Walk, Part 3: Hanworth Road to Isleworth Sat 22nd Apr 10:30-15:30 River Crane from Hanworth Road to Isleworth. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
Happenings on the Heath Sat 6th May 10:30-12:00 The "Shot Tower", Crane Park. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
Birds on the Duke of Northumberland's River Sat 20th May 06:00-07:30 Meet at Mereway Natture Park. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
Wildlife at Mogden Sat 3rd Jun 10:30-12:00 Gate House, Mogden Treatment Plant, Mogden Lane, Isleworth. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
Woodland Houses - Who lives here? Sat 10th Jun 10:30-12:00 Crane Park, Meadway entrance, Twickenham. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
From Source to Thames. River Crane Walk, Part 2: Bulls Bridge to Hanworth Road Sat 1st Jul 10:00-13:30 River Crane from Bulls Bridge to Hanworth Road. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
Butterfly Walk - Big Butterfly Count Fri 4th Aug 10:30-11:00 Mereway Nature Park. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
Mindfulness Walk, beside the River Crane Mon 7th Aug 10:30–12:00 Explore how our relationship with the natural world can build a sense of stillness, wonder, and emotional resilience. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
Big Bug Hunt Sat 19th Aug 09:30–10:30 Come along to Silverhall Park for a fun morning looking for bugs. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
Children's Walk on the Duke of Northumberland River Sat 19th Aug 10:30-12:30 A family friendly walk along the banks of the Duke of Northumberland's River from Silverhall Park in Isleworth to Kneller Gardens in Twickenham. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
Who Lives here? Model making Sat 19th Aug 12:30–14:00 Make clay models of the wildlife along the Duke of Northumberland's River. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
Bat Walk along the River Crane Sun 3rd Sep 19:30–21:00 An evening walk to search for bats along the River Crane and to discover these fascinating nocturnal animals. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
River Invertebrates & the Citizen Crane on the River Crane Sat 16th Sep 10:30–12:30 A morning with the Citizen Crane team, looking at the invertebrate life in the river. For details, click on REGISTER >>> Event over
Kidds Mill & eels on the Duke of Northumberland's River Sat 7th Oct 10:30-12:30 A walk from Isleworth with a rare treat to visit historic Kidds Mill and the eel passes on the Duke of Northumberland's River. For details, click REGISTER >>>
Fungi Walk along the River Crane Wed 18th Oct 10:00–11:30 A fun morning beside the River Crane looking for mushrooms and fungi. For details, click on REGISTER >>>
A Walk from Isleworth to Kneller Gardens Sat 16rd Dec 10:30-12:30 A walk is along the banks of the Duke of Northumberland's River from Silverhall Park in Isleworth to Kneller Gardens where there are refreshments in the pavilion. For details, click on REGISTER >>>

 

Link to: last year's Community Learning programme