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Events 2017

Sherrardspark Wood Wardens Society run a programme of guided walks in the woods.

Walks start from Pentley Park entrance, AL8 7SF, near Templewood School, unless otherwise advised.

Donation £3.00 per adult (under 15s free). Remember to wear suitable footwear. Dogs on leads please.

For enquiries and pre-booking telephone 01707 324718.

Note, this web-site, sherrardsparkwood.com has no affiliation with the Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council or the Wood Wardens, nor does it have anything to do with the organisation of the following events.


SUNDAY, 19 March 2017
2.00 pm
Before Sherrardspark Wood - The Rocks Beneath the Trees

An introduction to the geology of Sherrardspark Wood

With Nikki Edwards, Wood Warden.
SATURDAY, 22 April 2017
7.00 am
Spring Bird Walk

With Geoff Ralph, Wood Warden.
SATURDAY, 29 April 2017
2.00 pm
Cowslips and Bluebells

With Neale Holmes-Smith, Environmentalist and Wood Warden.
SUNDAY, 14 May 2017Woodland Photography for Beginners and Improvers

With David Foster, Photographer.

Limited numbers. Please pre-book for start details.
SUNDAY, 4 June 2017
11.00 am
Foraging in the Wood for Food and Medicine

With Mary Barton, Medical Herbalist and Health Coach.
SATURDAY, 10 June 2017
2.00 pm
Summer Bug Walk

With Rory Dimond, Ecologist and representative from Buglife.

Bring a hand lens if possible.
SATURDAY, 1 July 2017Flowers and Butterflies of the Meadow

Bring a picnic and learn to recognise some common meadow flowers and butterflies.

With Neale Holmes-Smith, Environmentalist and Wood Warden.

Limited numbers. Please pre-book for start details.
SUNDAY, 23 July 2017You Can't See the Wood for the Trees

An art walk, some drawing experience necessary.

With Chris Phillips, Artist and teacher.

Limited numbers. Please pre-book for start details.
SATURDAY, 12 August 2017
2.00 pm
Do You Know Your Woodland Trees?

With Neale Holmes-Smith, Environmentalist and Wood Warden.
SATURDAY, 26 August 2017Bat Walk in Sherrardspark Wood

With Ian Flack, Naturalist and Wood Warden.

Limited numbers. Please pre-book for start details.
SATURDAY, 14 October 2017Fungal Foray

With Chris James, Landscape and Ecology Officer, Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council.

Limited numbers. Please pre-book for start details.
SUNDAY, 22 October 2017
2.00 pm
A Short Walk Through the Long History of the Woods

With Thomas Curtis, Historian and Wood Warden.
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