Monday 17th June 2019:End of Year Party

End of Year Party Celebrate the end of the Wildlife Explorers’ season at our party. Bring along some food to share and join in the fun and games. There’ll be Attendance Awards and prizes. Salvation Army Hall, Roe Street, Macclesfield, SK11 6UT Click here for a map. Admission: RSPB Members: £1.50 per child per meeting. (RSPB Membership Card or Number required.) Non-members: £2.50 per child per meeting. Indoor Meeting Times: 6 to 9 years (Yr 1 to Yr 4) – 6.00 to 7.00 pm Over 9 years (Yr 4 to Yr 7 & Teenagers) – 7.15 to 8.30 pm … Click here for more information…..

Monday 20th May 2019:Insects, Spiders & Myriapods – Life with Lots of Legs

Insects, Spiders & Myriapods – life with lots of legs Find out which common creatures have 6, 8, 10 or even 14 legs and how to tell them apart. But it’s not just the number of legs that sets these groups of invertebrates apart – we’ll discover where they live and all the other special features they use to survive. Salvation Army Hall, Roe Street, Macclesfield, SK11 6UT Click here for a map. Admission: RSPB Members: £1.50 per child per meeting. (RSPB Membership Card or Number required.) Non-members: £2.50 per child per meeting. Indoor Meeting Times: 6 to 9 years … Click here for more information…..

Sunday 28th April 2019: Dawn Chorus

Dawn Chorus –Tegg’s Nose The springtime Dawn Chorus is one of nature’s wonders. We’ll explore Tegg’s Nose to listen to the incredible sounds of early morning birdsong and hopefully listen to and spot some of the first summer migrant birds. Please note the meeting place is at the bottom of the country park (accessed via Langley). Tegg’s Nose Country Park. Meet at Bottoms Reservoir Car Park, Langley. 6am – 8am. BOOKING ESSENTIAL … Click here for more information…..

Sunday 24th March 2019: Conservation Work – Macclesfield Forest

Our Work Party this month sees the group joining forces with the Peak Park Rangers to help with some important wildlife habitat management at Macclesfield Forest. This is conservation in action and we are delighted to be able to contribute at this much-loved local site. Please wear suitable clothes and sturdy footwear for hands-on practical work. Macclesfield Forest, Trentabank, Meet at Rangers Centre. 10.30am – 12.30pm … Click here for more information…..

Monday 18th March 2019:Secrets of the Rainforest

Secrets of the Rainforest For this meeting we’ll find out about one of the most incredible, wildlife-rich habitats on earth. Learn why rainforests are so special, the ecological threats they face and some of the incredible creatures that make their homes there. Salvation Army Hall, Roe Street, Macclesfield, SK11 6UT Click here for a map. Admission: RSPB Members: £1.50 per child per meeting. (RSPB Membership Card or Number required.) Non-members: £2.50 per child per meeting. Indoor Meeting Times: 6 to 9 years (Yr 1 to Yr 4) – 6.00 to 7.00 pm Over 9 years (Yr 4 to Yr 7 … Click here for more information…..

Saturday 26th January 2019: Big Garden Birdwatch – West Park, Macclesfield

  Big Garden Birdwatch Join a team of birdwatching experts and enthusiasts to complete a count of the wild birds at West Park as part of the biggest wildlife survey in the world. With lots of hints and tips on completing your own RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch at home. West Park, Prestbury Road, Macclesfield, SK10 3BJ. Meet outside café. 10.00am – 12.00 noon … Click here for more information…..

Monday 21st January 2019:Looking Out For Our Garden Birds

Looking out for our Garden Birds Get to grips with using binoculars, with help and tips identifying the birds we see in the garden in winter. Plus learn the best ways to care for our garden visitors and help them survive the winter. Salvation Army Hall, Roe Street, Macclesfield, SK11 6UT Click here for a map. Admission: RSPB Members: £1.50 per child per meeting. (RSPB Membership Card or Number required.) Non-members: £2.50 per child per meeting. Indoor Meeting Times: 6 to 9 years (Yr 1 to Yr 4) – 6.00 to 7.00 pm Over 9 years (Yr 4 to Yr … Click here for more information…..