Free practical event for all to enjoy – children must be with an accompanying adult
Please bring gardening gloves, a trowel and secateurs – if you have them – if you don’t – it doesn’t matter!
Drop in during the day and stay for as long as you wish – its being held in the Haldane House Community Wildlife Garden.
10.00 Gardening for wildlife – Introduction
10.05 Bugs and beasties – Making a bug hotel
11.00 Frogs, hedgehogs, mice, shrews and rabbits – how to encourage them into your garden! If you want to.
12.00 Lunch – please bring a packed lunch and warm drink
13.00 Butterflies and bees – taking and propagating hardwood and softwood cuttings of plants , and attracting pollinators
14.00 Garden Birds – making a feeder and what to do to attract them
15.00 Collecting seeds and sowing them