Coast & Country Events
An Introduction to Flies
Classroom, Woods Mill, Henfield
Saturday March 3, 10am-4pm
SWT members £32/SWT non-members £45. Booking essential
The incredible world of the Diptera is explored in this course, which is an introduction to the fly family and how to identify them. Flies are all around us – hoverflies, houseflies, fruit flies, solderflies, bee-flies, craneflies and more – but they are often overlooked or actively discouraged. The course is a mix of presentations and activities, mostly classroom-based with a short field session as well.
Rye Harbour village car park, Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, Rye
Saturday March 10, 10am-12.30pm
Child SWT member £5/child SWT non-member £6.50. Suitable for children aged 5-11
This monthly club gives children the chance to find out more about the natural world and the special wildlife at Rye Harbour Nature Reserve. The themed activities include exploring the reserve, playing games, craft activities and learning how to help wildlife thrive.
Spring Forage with Your Senses
Stanmer Park, Lewes Road, Brighton
Sunday March 25, 10am-1.30pm
Learn how to find edible wild plants using your sight, touch, smell and taste and then make something to eat from your harvest.
Phone 01273 721258 or visit schoolofthewild.com.