Half term fun with Slapton Ley Field Centre

Host Slapton Ley Field Centre

Free family events around Slapton Ley National Nature Reserve. Booking essential, contact the Field Centre on 07967 497624 or see www.slnnr.org.uk

Secret World of Wildlife at Strete Gate - Lying under logs and hiding in bushes, join us to discover the best beetles, superb spiders and much more! Sensible outdoor clothing and footwear essential.
Monday 28th May 1.30pm - 3.30pm

Bat watch at Slapton Ley - Explore the night-time world of these magical creatures. Watch them emerge from their roost, follow foraging routes and use bat detectors to hear their weird and wonderful calls. Sensible outdoor clothing and footwear recommended, torch advisable.
Monday 28th May and Thursday 31st May - times vary with sunset and will be confirmed on booking.

Mammals and moths at Slapton Ley - See who is active whilst we sleep. Discover the amazing shapes and colours of moths, and see if we find a mouse or vole. Sensible outdoor clothing and footwear recommended, torch advisable. Sorry no dogs.
Tuesday 29th May 9.30am – 11.30am     

Wild food forage of Slapton Ley National Nature Reserve - Taste your way through the NNR on a wild-food themed walk, searching for edible plants of the hedgerow and woodland. Bring a basket. Sorry, no dogs.
Wednesday 30th May 10.30am – 12.30pm

Seashore adventure at Strete Gate - Come on an exciting Seashore Adventure! Imagine being shipwrecked on an island and use your very best survival skills to stay alive.
Wednesday 30th May 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Survive in the wild at Strete Gate - Try out your bush craft skills, explore the woods for materials, build a shelter and maybe light a campfire. Sensible outdoor clothing and footwear essential.
Thursday 31st May 1.30pm -3.30pm

What lurks beneath at Slapton Ley - From scorpions to snails, and damsels to dragons, there are lots of exciting creatures to discover pond dipping in Slapton Ley. Wellies recommended.
Friday 1st June 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Drop in beach activities at the Beach Activity Trailer in the middle car park - Discover more with fun activities, crafts and trails. Sensible outdoor clothing, footwear and suncream recommended for all activities.
Every day in half term 11am – 4pm. No booking required for this event.