Events

Upcoming Events

Date Event
31st March 2020 ***CANCELLED*** Volunteering: Tree planting (Threlkeld)
8th April 2020 ***CANCELLED*** Wasdale Wednesday: cancelled until further notice
7th May 2020 Flimby Flood Group: volunteer event
20th May 2020 Invasive Species: The threat they pose to Cumbria's biodiversity (talk, Cockermouth) - Babbling About Rivers
4th June 2020 Flimby Flood Group: volunteer event
6th June 2020 *** FULLY BOOKED *** Thirlmere dam guided tour - Babbling About Rivers
2nd July 2020 Flimby Flood Group: volunteer event
17th July 2020 Borrowdale guided walk - Babbling About Rivers
6th August 2020 Flimby Flood Group: volunteer event
3rd September 2020 Flimby Flood Group: volunteer event
1st October 2020 Flimby Flood Group: volunteer event
5th November 2020 Flimby Flood Group: volunteer event
3rd December 2020 Flimby Flood Group: volunteer event

Past Events

Date Event
31st March 2020 ***CANCELLED*** Volunteering: Tree planting (Threlkeld)
30th March 2020 ***CANCELLED*** Volunteering: Hedge planting (Keswick)
28th March 2020 ***CANCELLED*** Bat Walk (Ennerdale) - Babbling About Rivers
17th March 2020 Volunteering: Tree planting (near Keswick)
11th March 2020 Wasdale Wednesday: various jobs at the Santon Bridge site
11th March 2020 Volunteering: Tree planting (Blaze Beck, Whinlatter)
10th March 2020 Volunteering: Tree planting (Threlkeld)
9th March 2020 Volunteering: Tree planting (Blaze Beck, Whinlatter)
5th March 2020 Flimby Flood Group: Tree planting
27th February 2020 Volunteering: Tree planting (Threlkeld)
12th February 2020 Wasdale Wednesday: Rhododendron clearance
6th February 2020 *FULLY BOOKED* Flimby Flood group: Tree planting
9th January 2020 Flimby Flood group: Hedge planting
8th January 2020 Wasdale Wednesday: Tree planting
28th December 2019 Christmas family fun: Food for the birds (drop-in) [Ennerdale]
23rd December 2019 Christmas family fun: Fishy facts, fabulous crafts and real invertebrates [Keswick Museum]
19th December 2019 Derwent River Watchers: Tree planting and thank you lunch
17th December 2019 Keswick Live Advent: Handbell carols
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 Prize draw
20th September 2019 10th Anniversary Ceilidh
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: Himalayan Balsam Pull - High Lorton
12th June 2019 Volunteering: Wasdale Wednesday
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