Date(s) - 15/02/2014
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Family Nest Box Workshop
Drop in to the Big Barn at Creake Abbey, North Creake and meet the Sculthorpe Moor Nature Reserve team and:
- Make your own nest box to take home*
- Visit a wild barn owl roost and see their nest box. Maybe even find a pellet or two to take back to the workshop for dissection
- Dissect a barn owl pellet to see what the owl has been eating for lunch
- Join in with an owl walk as the sun sets and maybe see and hear real live wild owls!
- Learn lots of exciting stuff about nesting owls, other birds and bats
- Improve your owl identification skills
- Find out about the eco-systems on which owls and birds of prey depend
- Enjoy the wonderful habitat and walks around Creake Abbey
This is a great event for all the family, the kids can make blue tit boxes and take them home for dad to put up!
Drop in throughout the day. For more information please call Leanne Thomas at Sculthorpe Moor Nature Reserve 01328 856 788 or Lin Murray 07881 657 944
There is a cafe at Creake Abbey if you want to stay for lunch but it is recommended that you book a table 01328 730 399
*While stocks last – if you would like to book a box kit to ensure there is one available please call Lin or Leanne above.
**However, there will be charges for some activities. To join in the nest box making work shop costs £5 and you get to keep the blue tit box for your own garden!
*Owl pellet dissection workshop is £2.