Events

Upcoming Events

Date Event
17th December 2019 Keswick Live Advent: Handbell carols
19th December 2019 Derwent River Watchers: Tree planting and thank you lunch
8th January 2020 Wasdale Wednesday: Tree planting
9th January 2020 Flimby Flood group: Hedge planting
6th February 2020 Flimby Flood group: Tree planting
12th February 2020 Wasdale Wednesday: volunteer event

Past Events

Date Event
11th December 2019 Wasdale Wednesday Christmas party!
5th December 2019 FULLY BOOKED - Flimby Flood group: Hedge planting
21st November 2019 Derwent River Watchers: Tree planting
13th November 2019 Wasdale Wednesday: rhododendron cutting and burning
7th November 2019 Flimby Flood group: Fencing removal
24th October 2019 Make Food for the Birds (October half term drop-in)
22nd October 2019 Bat Walk (October half term, weather permitting)
17th October 2019 Derwent River Watchers: Footpath Maintenance
9th October 2019 Wasdale Wednesday: volunteer event
3rd October 2019 Flimby Flood group
20th September 2019 10th Anniversary Ceilidh
20th September 2019 Prize draw
19th September 2019 Volunteering: Derwent River Watchers - Electrofishing
11th September 2019 Wasdale Wednesday: volunteer event
5th September 2019 Flimby flood group
2nd September 2019 [CANCELLED] Summer Family Fun: River dip and creative crafts (Ennerdale)
28th August 2019 Summer Family Fun: Family river walk (Egremont)
26th August 2019 Summer Family Fun: Real freshwater invertebrates (Whitehaven)
23rd August 2019 Summer Family Fun: Clay creations (Keswick)
16th August 2019 Summer Family Fun: Create a river collage (Keswick)
15th August 2019 Volunteering: Derwent River Watchers - Electrofishing
14th August 2019 Summer Family Fun: Make a habitat and pond dip (Egremont)
14th August 2019 {CHANGED} Wasdale Wednesday: volunteer day
12th August 2019 Summer Family Fun: Real freshwater invertebrates (Whitehaven)
9th August 2019 Summer Family Fun: Salt dough fish (Keswick)
7th August 2019 Summer Family Fun: Wildlife discovery day (Ennerdale)
2nd August 2019 [CANCELLED] Summer Family Fun: Make an insect house (Keswick)
31st July 2019 Summer Family Fun: Make an underwater viewer and family pond dip (Ennerdale)
23rd July 2019 Film screening: Artifishal (Keswick)
22nd July 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan balsam pull - Lorton
18th July 2019 Volunteering: Derwent River Watchers - Balsam Bash
17th July 2019 Volunteering: HB pull at Siddick Ponds, Workington
15th July 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan balsam pull - Lorton
11th July 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan balsam pull - Glenderamackin catchment
10th July 2019 Wasdale Wednesday: volunteer event
8th July 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan balsam pull - Lorton
5th July 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan balsam pull - Threlkeld and thereabouts
4th July 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan balsam control - Upper Loweswater
1st July 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan balsam pull - Lorton
28th June 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan balsam pull - Threlkeld and thereabouts
27th June 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan balsam control - Loweswater
25th June 2019 Evening walk and talk along Ennerdale Lake
24th June 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan balsam pull - Lorton
21st June 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan balsam pull - Threlkeld and thereabouts
20th June 2019 Volunteering: Derwent River Watchers - Balsam Bash
17th June 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan balsam pull - Lorton
14th June 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan balsam pull - Threlkeld and thereabouts
12th June 2019 Volunteering: Wasdale Wednesday
12th June 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan Balsam Pull - High Lorton
11th June 2019 Talk: Algal blooms and water quality in the Lake District (Babbling about Rivers series)
5th June 2019 Volunteering: Himalayan Balsam Pull - High Lorton
1st June 2019 Make your own Mini Boat (May half term family fun)
29th May 2019 Family Pond Dipping (May half term family fun)
27th May 2019 Colourful Foil Fish (May half term family fun)
16th May 2019 Derwent River Watchers: Tree Guard Removal (Volunteer day)
14th May 2019 Talk: Eskdale Corn Mill: History, restoration and future (Babbling about Rivers series)
11th May 2019 River Keekle Restoration: Walk, Talk & Learn
8th May 2019 Wasdale Wednesday: volunteer event
25th April 2019 Derwent River Watchers Bonus Day
21st April 2019 Ennerdale Easter Egg Hunt
18th April 2019 Derwent River Watchers: Footpath repair
16th April 2019 Talk: Natural flood management in Bootle (Babbling about Rivers series)
10th April 2019 Wasdale Wednesday: volunteer event
9th April 2019 Talk: 2018 fish survey results (Babbling about Rivers series)
9th April 2019 Storytelling and Crafts: The Adventurous Salmon (Easter family fun)
8th April 2019 Life Cycle Hats (Easter family fun)
6th April 2019 Make Your Own Mini River Habitat (Easter family fun)
3rd April 2019 Family Pond Dipping (Easter family fun)
2nd April 2019 Storytelling and Crafts: The Adventurous Salmon
30th March 2019 Bassenthwaite Lakeshore Litter Pick
27th March 2019 Wasdale Wednesday extra day: willow and brash works
21st March 2019 Derwent River Watchers: Coppicing
20th March 2019 Tree Planting Volunteer Day
13th March 2019 Wasdale Wednesday: willow and brash works
12th March 2019 Talk: Natural flood management in the River Cocker area (Babbling about Rivers series)
21st February 2019 Derwent River Watchers: Coppicing
13th February 2019 Wasdale Wednesday: hedge planting
12th February 2019 Babbling about Rivers: Strategies for water-friendly farming
9th January 2019 Volunteer event: Rhododendron clearance
8th January 2019 January Babbling About Rivers
20th December 2018 December River Watchers Volunteer Day and Thank You Lunch
12th December 2018 Wasdale Wednesday: volunteer event
29th November 2018 River Watchers Volunteer day - Tree planting
14th November 2018 Wasdale Wednesday: volunteer event
25th October 2018 River Watchers volunteer day litter pick from Florence Arts Centre
13th October 2018 Wasdale Head Show
10th October 2018 Wasdale Wednesday: leaky barrier building
27th September 2018 September River Watchers Volunteer Day
23rd September 2018 World Rivers Day talk and walk at Florence Arts Centre, Egremont
21st September 2018 An evening walk along the River Ehen at Low Moorend
12th September 2018 Wasdale Wednesday: leaky barrier building
2nd September 2018 Loweswater Show
30th August 2018 August River Watchers Volunteer Day
29th August 2018 Ennerdale Show
27th August 2018 Black Combe Country Fair
24th August 2018 Overnight Camp at Florence Arts Centre, Egremont
23rd August 2018 Bat Canoe
22nd August 2018 Stories by the River, from The Gather, Ennerdale Bridge
17th August 2018 Long family river walk from Florence Arts Centre, Egremont
10th August 2018 Short Family River Walk from Florence Arts Centre, Egremont
8th August 2018 Wasdale Wednesday: woodrush planting
3rd August 2018 Long river walk, from Florence Arts Centre, Egremont
1st August 2018 Family River Walk from The Gather. at Ennerdale Bridge
26th July 2018 July River Watchers Volunteer Day
11th July 2018 Wasdale Wednesday: volunteer event
6th July 2018 Great Cumbrian Litter Pick: Egremont
28th June 2018 June River Watchers Volunteer Day
15th June 2018 Give a Day to Copeland: Himalayan balsam pull
13th June 2018 Wasdale Wednesday: volunteer event
12th June 2018 Charlie Morgan - Soil compaction: Pasture performance and flood risk
24th May 2018 May River Watchers Volunteer Day
9th May 2018 Using Natural Processes to manage flood risk
28th April 2018 Save the Frogs Day at Florence Arts Cente
26th April 2018 CANCELLED April River Watchers Volunteer Workshop
25th April 2018 Talk: Wilderculture, integrating farming and wildlife
21st April 2018 Fish on the move!
17th April 2018 Tree Planting Day
13th April 2018 (Not quite) Dawn Chorus Walk from Florence Arts Centre, Egremont
13th April 2018 River Ehen Litter-pick
11th April 2018 Managing invading alien species
10th April 2018 (Not quite) Dawn Chorus walk from The Gather, Ennerdale Bridge
8th April 2018 River Derwent Litterpick 2018 *** rescheduled***
30th March 2018 Drop-in Children's Activities, Keswick
29th March 2018 Power from the Fells, the renewable power of water
29th March 2018 March River Watchers Volunteer Day
14th March 2018 Salmon and trout in the Derwent catchment
14th March 2018 Wasdale volunteer event
22nd February 2018 Riverwatchers Volunteer Day Feb 2018
21st February 2018 Brash burning in Wasdale
16th February 2018 Family River Walk from The Gather, Ennerdale Bridge
15th February 2018 Waterside Litterpick from Florence Arts Centre, Egremont
14th February 2018 Wasdale volunteer event: willow planting
14th February 2018 Riverside Walk from Florence Arts Centre, Egremont
6th February 2018 Arctic char: the Cumbrian status and ecology of an ice age relict
25th January 2018 River Watchers Volunteer Day
23rd January 2018 Making the most of muck and slurry
18th January 2018 Why did the toad cross the road? A talk on local amphibians.
10th January 2018 Wasdale volunteer event: willow planting