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FREE WILDLIFE WORKSHOP – Habitats and Feeders


Improving Hyndburn’s Wildlife – Habitats and Feeders

These workshops will help you to develop your woodworking skills whilst providing habitats and feeders for Hyndburn’s Wildlife – suitable for both beginners and those with some woodworking skills.

Date Workshop Topic Info
24 March and 21 April Garden Planter To grow plants and herbs for wildlife and you to enjoy
5 and 19 May
Flowering Bug House / Insect Home
Bring beneficial insects to your garden
2 and 30 June
Butterfly Biomes
Home and food station (summer and winter use)
14 and 28 July Bee Hotel / B & B Five star accommodation for pollinators
11 and 25 August Bird Table Hanging or wall mounted
8 and 22 September Bat Box Somewhere safe to roost for these night-time creatures
6th & 27th October Hedgehog Box Give a hog a cosy home and somewhere to rest, hibernate and raise their chicks
3 and 17 November Birds Nest Box Various birds – a safe home where they can roost and raise their chicks
1 December Simple Bird Feeder Ready for RSPB Big Garden Bird watch in January 2019

These activities are funded through the People’s Postcode Lottery – Postcode Local Trust and the Windfall Fund.

Please remember the Workshops and activities and free to Hyndburn residents and there will be an opportunity to achieve an AQA Unit Scheme Award on several of these activities. All the activities require attendance at both sessions.

There are lots of people waiting to join our workshops so people who book in advance and people who fail to confirm 48 hours prior may have their place given to someone on the waiting list to make sure all the places are taken up.

For more information please email Barbara on Barbara.sharples@prospectsfoundation.org.uk


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Barbara Sharples
01254 230348
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PROSPECTS Environment Centre
54 Broadway
Accrington, Lancashire BB5 1EW
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01254 230348
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