Adult Events

INTO THE WOODS- MAY HALF TERM ACTIVITIES 


BESOM BROOM MAKING - 1 space left!
Tuesday 26th May 
10am – 12pm  
At the Treehouse Study Centre 


Select your materials from our woodland and  create your own besom broom to take away using traditional woodcraft tools and techniques. 

Suitable for adults and children aged 12+ yrs. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Cost: £15 per person. Friends: £12 
Booking and payment in advance. Telephone 01590 612401 to book.






GYPSY PEG MAKING 
Tuesday 26th May 
1pm – 3pm 
At the Treehouse Study Centre 


Learn the skill of Gypsy Peg making using traditional coppice products and tools. Take your own peg home with you at the end! 

Suitable for adults and children aged 12+ yrs. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Cost: £15 per person. Friends: £12 
Booking and payment in advance. Telephone 01590 612401 to book.






CARDBOARD SCULPTURE - Fully booked!
Wednesday 27th May 
10am – 12:30pm  
At the Treehouse Study Centre 


Use simple tools and materials to create fantastic sculptures which can be further developed at home.

Suitable for adults and children aged 3+ yrs. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.
Cost: £12 per person, Family ticket (3 people) £32
Friends: £10 per person, Family ticket £28 

Booking and payment in advance. Telephone 01590 612401 to book.




 


BLOCK PRINT MAKING - Fully booked!
Wednesday 27th May 
1:30pm – 4pm  
At the Treehouse Study Centre 


Take inspiration from the surrounding woodland to create fun images to frame, make into cards, gift tags and more! 

Suitable for adults and children aged 3+ yrs. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.
Cost: £12 per person, Family ticket (3 people) £32
Friends: £10 per person, Family ticket £28 

Booking and payment in advance. Telephone 01590 612401 to book.









SUMMER EVENTS


FALCONRY LECTURE:
1000 Years of Falconry in South Hampshire &
 the New Forest 

with Paul Manning


Wednesday 3rd June 2015, 7:30pm
At the Treehouse Study Centre, Beaulieu
 
A fascinating lecture covering the history of falconry, the nature of birds
and the ancient art of falconry up to the present day.
PLUS – An opportunity to see a flying demonstration at the end
of the lecture (weather permitting).
 
Cost: £9 per person, Friends of the Trust £4.50
Ticket price includes tea/coffee & cake

Booking and payment must be made in advance.
Telephone the CET on 01590 612401 to book.







NATURE ACTIVITIES
SPRING BIRD WATCHING WALKS WITH GRAHAM GIDDENS
Guided walks giving you the unique opportunity to birdwatch on quiet areas of private land in the company of professional, knowledgeable guide, Graham Giddens. 
 
Each walk will be approx. 3 miles (5km) and run for approximately 2 hours sometimes on uneven terrain. Please wear dark colours. Paths may be muddy and wet, so wear walking boots or wellies with a good grip.
 
JANUARY
Sunday 18th: KEYHAVEN at 9 - 11am
WE SHOULD SEE: Wildfowl, waders and birds of prey.
 
FEBRUARY
Sunday 8th: HATCHET POND at 9 - 11 am
WE SHOULD SEE: Heathland and woodland birds, including birds of prey, woodpeckers and goldcrests.
This walk is hilly and wet- please wear waterprof footwear.
 
MARCH
Sunday 22nd: DOCK LANE AND MOONHILLS at 9 - 11 am
WE SHOULD SEE: Bird song, woodland and farmland birds, as well as wildfowl and waders on the river.
This walk is wet- please wear waterprof footwear.

APRIL
Sunday 19th: THE SALTERNS AND NORMANDY MARSH at 9 - 11am
WE SHOULD SEE: Wildfowl, waders and summer migrants.

MAY
Sunday 10th: DAWN CHORUS at PIG BUSH at 6am
WE SHOULD SEE: Bird song and summer migrants displaying.

Cost: £12.00 per walk per person. Friends of the Trust: £10.00.
Numbers are limited on each walk so book early. Full details will be sent upon booking.
 


 
 

 
ALL ACTIVITIES with the exception of the Woodland Open Day, need to be booked and paid for in advance: Tel. 01590 612401  mail@cet.org.uk   www.cet.org.uk (sign up for free e-news)
The Countryside Education Trust is based at: Out of Town Centre, Palace Lane, Beaulieu, Hampshire SO42 7YG   Payment by credit/debit card or cheque (payable to CET).
 
 


FALCONRY ACTIVITIES

with Falconer Paul Manning at the Out of Town Centre, Beaulieu

Paul is a fully accredited LANTRA falconry assessor, has practised falconry for over 20 years and is chairman of the Wessex Falconry & Hampshire Hawking Club.


“Introduction to Falconry” - A Falconry experience
During this half day session you will gain a basic understanding of birds of prey, their training and care whilst providing a hands-on experience holding and flying falconry birds.
Sundays         10.00am – 1.30pm
22nd February, 7th March (Saturday), 15th March, 12th April, 10th May, 13th June (Saturday)
Cost: £50.00 per person. Friends of the Trust: £45.00.  
Additional dates available on request.


Additional courses are available on request. Why not buy a falconry session as a Birthday or Special gift?   Gift Vouchers available.
IMPORTANT for all falconry bookings and enquiries, please contact Paul or Mandy Manning: Tel. 01794 368487 or email: info@amews.com

 

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