Event List

Tuesday, 10 October 2017 - 7:30pm Display a map
`Unique Reef' Illustrated tour of the North Norfolk chalk reef
Talk Rob Spray and Dawn Watson of `Seasearch East'. At St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton, Norwich NR4 6N
NNNS Research Committee
Thursday, 12 October 2017 - 10:30am - 3:30pm Display a map
FUNGI - NT Workshop
Learn the basics of mushroom identification with local expert Tony Leech. Mushrooms and toadstools are fascinating and diverse. In this workshop we will investigate the world of fungi and learn how to identify them through field and classroom sessions. Cost £24 For National Trust workshops at Sheringham Park, booking is essential on 01263 820550
NNNS Research Committee
Saturday, 14 October 2017 - 10:30am - 3:30pm Display a map
FUNGI - NT Workshop
Learn the basics of mushroom identification with local expert Tony Leech. Mushrooms and toadstools are fascinating and diverse. In this workshop we will investigate the world of fungi and learn how to identify them through field and classroom sessions. Cost £24 For National Trust workshops at Sheringham Park, booking is essential on 01263 820550
NNNS Research Committee
Saturday, 21 October 2017 - 10:30am Display a map
Fungus Foray to Felbrigg Great Wood
With Tony Leech and Norfolk Fungus Study Group. Turn into Felbrigg Hall main drive from B1436 0.5 km from A148 and meet in the NT car park near the Hall: TG 196395 (nearest postcode NR11 8PR).
Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 24 October 2017 - 7:30pm Display a map
Photographic Group Member’s Evening: ‘Show your own’
All members of the Society welcome. St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton (see here for directions and plan).
Photographic Group
Sunday, 29 October 2017 - 10:30am Display a map
Mossing for beginners on Swaffham Heath (Forestry Commission)
With Robin Stevenson (01553 766788) and the Norfolk and Suffolk Bryological Group. Meet in car park on north side of the Swaffham - Beachamwell road at TF 791069 (nearest postcode: PE37 8AS) to look at a variety of habitats within the Forest. The only equipment needed is a handlens (x10 or x20) and some paper packets (old envelopes are fine) for collecting specimens. The meeting will be cancelled only if there is snow or hard frost.
Norfolk and Suffolk Bryological Group
Saturday, 11 November 2017 - 10:00am - 4:00pm Display a map
NNNS Workshop: Heath & dune lichens

Tutor: Peter Lambley

at Holt Hall, Kelling Road, Holt, NR25 7DU

Intended for the beginner, this workshop will cover collecting and the basics of identifying these attractive but little-studied, organisms. There should be an opportunity for some collecting in the field but the emphasis will on examination under stereo microscopes.

Booking essential - cost £15

Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Saturday, 11 November 2017 - 10:30am - 3:30pm Display a map
FERNS AND THEIR ALLIES - NT Workshop
Learn how to tell Lady-ferns from Male-ferns and Hard-ferns from Soft Shield-ferns with local expert Bob Ellis and National Trust Ranger Mary Ghullam. This workshop will introduce you to the unusual life-cycle of the fern and help you to identify different species, both through examining specimens in the classroom and through exploring the ferns growing in Sheringham Park.
Cost £20
For National Trust workshops at Sheringham Park, booking is essential on 01263 820550
NNNS Research Committee
Tuesday, 14 November 2017 - 7:30pm Display a map
'The History of the How Hill Trust'
Illustrated talk by Simon Partridge, Director of the Trust. St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton, NR4 6NW
Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 28 November 2017 - 7:30pm Display a map
'Hidden Nature Revealed'
Illustrated talk by Francis Farrow St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton, NR4 6NW
Photographic Group
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 7:30pm Display a map
'Dragonflies and other wildlife distractions of Madagascar'
Illustrated talk by Dr Pam Taylor. With festive refreshments. St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton, NR4 6NW
Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 9 January 2018 - 7:30pm Display a map
'Wildlife of the Holkham National Nature Reserve'
Illustrated talk by Andrew Bloomfield, Reserve Warden St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton, NR4 6NW
Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 7:30pm Display a map
'Wldlife through the Lens'
Illustrated talk by Peter Mallett St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton, NR4 6NW
Photographic Group
Tuesday, 13 February 2018 - 7:30pm Display a map
'Hanging by a thread - Norfolk's threatened spiders'
Presidential Address by Dr. Helen Smith St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton, NR4 6NW
Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 27 February 2018 - 7:30pm Display a map
'Wildlife of Cuba'
Illustrated talk by Hans Watson St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton, NR4 6NW
Photographic Group
Sunday, 4 March 2018 - 10:30am Display a map
Lichens of Ashwellthorpe Lower Wood & Church
With Peter Lambley & the Norfolk Lichen Group. Meet in the NWT car park at Rosemary's Meadow through wooden 5-barred gate with Reserve notice just off The Street, Ashwellthorpe TM 138976 (postcode NR16 1HD) Room for up to 12 cars or if full park by the kerb a little further east on The Street at about TM 142976 (postcode NR16 1AA). Beginners are very welcome.
Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 13 March 2018 - 7:30pm Display a map
Annual General Meeting followed by 'Norfolk's Deep History Coast: a living landscape museum'
Illustrated talk by Dr. David Waterhouse, Senior Curator of Natural History & Acting Curator of Geology, Norfolk Museums Service. St.Andrew's Hall, Eaton, NR4 6NW
Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 27 March 2018 - 7:30pm Display a map
Photographic Group Members' Evening: 'Show your own'
All members of the Society welcome St.Andrew's Hall, Eaton, NR4 6NW
Photographic Group