Events

EVENTS
Each year, there are regular events at Risley Moss Nature Reserve.
RIMAG also hold regular Committee Meetings, and welcome new members all year round!

WHAT RIMAG IS UP TO  in 2019

 

THURSDAY 4th April 2019
RIMAG Committee Meeting, 7.00pm

The Poacher, Gorse Covert.
(Venue may change but details will be posted).
Everyone is welcome at our committee meetings! So come along to find out what we do, and to get updates on what is happening at Risley Moss Nature Reserve.


SUNDAY 14th April 2019
MOSSLAND WALK 11.00am to 1pm

Join us on this springtime mossland walk to look out for signs that our native wildlife is waking up.  If the sun is shining, we may get lucky and glimpse some of our native reptiles.  Stout footwear essential, binoculars useful.

Places are limited so please book in advance on 01925 824339

Meet: Risley Moss Visitor Centre


SATURDAY 11th May 2019
BOGGART DAY ??? 10.00am onwards

More information to be announce closer to the day, watch this space


SUNDAY 9th June 2019
MOSSLAND WALK 11.00am to 1pm

Another opportunity to join us on this mossland walk to look out for our local wildlife.  If the sun is shining, we may get lucky and glimpse some of our native reptiles.  Stout footwear essential, binoculars useful.

Places are limited so please book in advance on 01925 824339

Meet: Risley Moss Visitor Centre


SUNDAY 30th June 2019
RISLEY MOSS GREEN SAFARI 12.00 noon to 4pm

Our annual open day is back!  A fun packed day of crafts, creatures and entertainment for all the family. Small entrance fee applicable.  Further details to be announced.

Meet: Risley Moss Visitor Centre


SUNDAY 4th August 2019
DAMSELS AND DRAGONS 14.00 to 15:30pm

Join us as we look for some of the 17 species of dragonflies and damselflies recorded here at Risley Moss as well as chance to ID some butterflies in the woodland and out on the mossland.

Places are limited so please book in advance on 01925 824339

Meet: Risley Moss Visitor Centre


WEDNESDAY 14th August 2019
MINIBEASTING 14.00 to 15:30pm

A chance to explore the secret world of mini-beasts which are found in our meadows, woods and mosses.

Places are limited so please book in advance on 01925 824339

Meet: Risley Moss Visitor Centre


WEDNESDAY 21st August 2019
SUMMER TREASURE TRAIL 14.00 to 15:30pm

Give the old grey matter a workout on this summer sizzler of a treasure hunt.  Prizes for the winners!

Meet: Risley Moss Visitor Centre


SUNDAY 6th October 2019
FUNGAL FORAY 10.00am to 12:00 noon

Bring all the family along and join our local enthusiast on this introduction to mushrooms and toadstools and learn some funky fungus facts and some foraging skills in the woodland.

Places are limited so please book in advance on 01925 824339

Meet: Risley Moss Visitor Centre


TUESDAY 29th October 2019
AUTUMN COLLAGE 14.00 to 15:30pm

A chance to create a colourful autumn collage with locally collected treasures.  All materials provided by nature and the Rangers.

Meet: Risley Moss Visitor Centre


THURSDAY 31st October 2019
HALLOWEEN IS HERE AGAIN 19.00 to 20:30 

It’s All Hallows Eve and all is not well, The ghost of Risley has cast his spell, What he’s been up to who can tell, It’s very scary you might yell.

This event is organised and led by RIMAG

Places are limited so please book in advance on 01925 824339

Meet: Risley Moss Visitor Centre


SUNDAY 10th November 2019
FEED THE BIRDS 11.00am to 13:00 

The birds need all the help they can get to survive the coming winter. Do your bit and make a bird feeder to take home with you.  Materials and instruction provided by RIMAG.

Meet: Risley Moss Visitor Centre


SATURDAY 1st DECEMber 2019
ELF HUNT ?????  10.00am to 16:00 

Further details closer to event watch this space

Meet: Risley Moss Visitor Centre


SUNDAY 8th December 2019
CHRISTMAS CRAFTS11.00am to 13:00 

Take a break from shopping and make your own gifts and decorations instead.  Materials provided by Nature and by RIMAG.

Meet: Risley Moss Visitor Centre



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