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  • Fri, 27/04/2018 - 6:30pm - Manx Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Manx Museum Lecture Theatre, Douglas

    Simon’s talk is richly illustrated by his photographs and films. You will learn how to bridge the gap between the wild world and your own.  Simon shares his unique, first- hand knowledge on animal tracks and signs, mimicry and observation skills, peppered with stories of wild encounters from the UK and beyond.  There will be a Q&A session at the end of his talk.

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    Simon king

  • Sat, 28/04/2018 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm - Manx Wildlife Trust

    Venue: iMuseum, Kingswwood Grove

    As part of the launch of the NBN database at the museum, the Manx Wildlife Trust are asking people to help us find out how many Hedgehogs we have on the Island. By using footprint traps in your garden, we can tell if any of our prickly friends are visiting you. It’s a great activity for families and grandparents to do together. Come along to the workshop to find out how to identify the footprints...

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  • Sat, 05/05/2018 - 2:00pm - Sun, 16/09/2018 - 5:00pm - Manx Wildlife Trust

    Venue: The Ayres Visitor Centre

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    Ayres Visitor Centre

  • Sat, 05/05/2018 - 2:00pm - Manx Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Ramsey Hairpin

    Take a walk through Ramsey Forest to see displays of wild bluebells and the conservation work underway to help spread native bluebell woodland. Some steep walking

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    Bluebells

  • Sat, 12/05/2018 - 10:30am - Manx Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Braddan Church Hall

    In the morning the kids will be making bird feeders and using up waste plastic in creative ways for wildlife. In the afternoon the adults will be learning to ditch plastic by making Bees wax wraps, microplastic free cosmetics and air fresheners.

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    Plastic Microbeads in cosmetics

  • Sat, 12/05/2018 - 1:30pm - Manx Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Braddan Church Hall

    In the morning the kids will be making bird feeders and using up waste plastic in creative ways for wildlife. In the afternoon the adults will be learning to ditch plastic by making Bees wax wraps, microplastic free cosmetics and air fresheners.

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    Plastic Microbeads in cosmetics

  • Sun, 13/05/2018 - 10:00am - Manx Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Ramsey Hairpin

    Work parties to build a tots trail at Claughbane. 18th March, 22nd April, 13th May, 17th June. All start at 10am, meeting at Ramsey Hairpin. Tea, coffee and biscuits provided. Theres a high risk of getting muddy but having fun too!

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    Ramsey forrest

  • Thu, 17/05/2018 - 2:00pm - Sun, 09/09/2018 - 5:00pm - Manx Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Scarlett Visitor Centre, Castletown

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    Scarlett Visitor Centre

  • Fri, 18/05/2018 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm - Manx Wildlife Trust

    Venue: NOA Bakehouse, Fort Street, Douglas

    Poet and performer Susan Richardson will share haunting words and stunning images of threatened marine life, inspired by a residency with the Marine Conservation Society.  One of 30 coastal readings for 30 threatened species, this promises to be an inspiring evening for all who care about the future of  marine wildlife. Words the Turtle Taught Me is published this March.

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  • Sat, 19/05/2018 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm - Manx Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Community Farm, Douglas

    Nettles are fantastic for our wildlife, providing homes, shelter and food. We will go out exploring the nettle patches and make some very yummy soup. Bring along some tough and thick gloves to wear (We do have some spare!). This event was really popular last year.

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    Nettles