Event List

Sunday, 7 August 2016 - 10:30am Display a map
"Wild Flowers Revealed". An introduction to plant Identification 29

At Burnham Overy Staithe to Gun Hill & western end of Holkham.

Join Bob Leaney (01603 782462) with the Norfolk Flora Group & NNNS botanists to see and learn about the upper and lower saltmarsh plant communities & the flora associated with different stages of dune development.

Meet at The Hard off East Harbour Way, map ref. TF84484436 (postcode PE31 8JF), parking on the landward side of the car park if possible.

An outward walk of some 2km along the sea wall and the same back again is then involved.

Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Saturday, 27 August 2016 - 10:30am - 3:30pm Display a map
NNNS Workshop: Grasshoppers & crickets

Tutor: Nick Owens

at Sheringham Park, NR26 8TL

Booking essential

Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Saturday, 3 September 2016 - 10:30am - 3:30pm Display a map
NNNS Workshop: Shield bugs & ground beetles

Tutors: Rob Coleman & Tristan Bantock

at Sheringham Park, NR26 8TL

Booking essential

Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 11 October 2016 - 7:30pm Display a map
Norfolk's Orchids and their pollinators

Illustrated talk by Nick Owens

At St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton, NR4 6NW

Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 25 October 2016 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm Display a map
Autumn Wildflower Walk (part of the Norfolk Walking Festival)

Walk with Bob Leaney and Jo Parmenter from Caister Lifeboat Station Beach car park to Britannia Pier, Great Yarmouth (and back again)

We'll be looking at the plant communities of the strandline, yellow and grey dunes, and also some of the urban flora of Gt Yarmouth, including parts of Yarmouth Cemetery, which has preserved some of the old coastal grassland, much of which has been lost to urban expansion.

Meet at Caister Beach car park TG527119 in front of lifeboat station (free parking after 1st October).

Ticket price: £5. Proceeds will go to NNNS.

Booking via the Norfolk Walking Festival Website: www.norfolkwalkingfestival.co.uk

NORFOLK WALKING FESTIVAL (NCC) and NORFOLK AND NORWICH NATURALIST’S SOCIETY

Other
Tuesday, 25 October 2016 - 7:30pm Display a map
Photographic Group Member’s Evening: ‘Show your own’

All members of the Society are welcome.

St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton (see here for directions and plan).

Photographic Group
Sunday, 6 November 2016 - 10:30am Display a map
Mossing for beginners at Ashwellthorpe Lower Wood

in the 25th anniversary year of its coming into the ownership of the Norfolk WildlifeTrust. With Mary Ghullam (01692 402013) & the Norfolk & Suffolk Bryological Group. Meet in the NWT car park at Rosemary’s Meadow through wooden 5-barred gate with Reserve notice just off The Street - room for up to12 cars - or if full park by the kerb a little further east on the Street at about TM 142976 (postcode NR16 1AA). A hand lens would be useful as would old envelopes for collecting moss specimens.

Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 8 November 2016 - 7:30pm Display a map
The Norfolk Bird Race

Illustrated talk by Andrew Whitelee.

St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton (see here for directions and plan).

Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 - 7:30pm Display a map
‘Nature - a photographer’s viewpoint’

Illustrated talk by Norman Tottle

All members of the Society welcome. St. Andrew’s Hall, Eaton (see here for directions and plan).

Photographic Group
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 - 7:30pm Display a map
How to find a tiger

Illustrated talk by Nick Acheson

With festive refreshments

St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton (see here for directions and plan).

Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 - 7:30pm Display a map
Presidential Address: ‘Conservation, Natural Capital, Rewilding: what’s the future for nature in Norfolk?’ Patrick Barkham

St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton

Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 24 January 2017 - 7:30pm Display a map
‘Nature through my camera’
Illustrated talk by Tony Howes

St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton (see here for directions and plan).

Photographic Group
Tuesday, 14 February 2017 - 7:30pm Display a map
‘European eel: the science & the mystery’
Illustrated talk by Dr. Alan Walker of Cefas

at St. Andrew’s Hall, Eaton (see here for directions and plan).

Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 28 February 2017 - 7:30pm Display a map
‘Cameras as nature study tools’
Illustrated talk by Hans Watson

All members of the Society welcome.

St. Andrew's Hall, Eaton (see here for directions and plan).

Photographic Group
Sunday, 5 March 2017 - 10:30am Display a map
An introduction to lichen habitats and species in mid-Norfolk

With Peter Lambley & the Norfolk Lichen Group, looking at mixed habitats including trees, a worked-out gravel pit and churchyards. Entrance about 100 metres north of Lyng Bridge. Beginners very welcome. Sparham Pools: map ref. TG 075178 (post code NR9 5QY)

Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 14 March 2017 - 7:30pm Display a map
Annual General Meeting followed by ‘Natural history & conservation of a beautiful aquatic landscape: the Glaven experience’.

Illustrated talk by Carl Sayer of UCL & the Glaven Conservation Group (Talk postponed to this date from March 2016).

St. Andrew’s Hall, Eaton (see here for directions and plan).

Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society
Tuesday, 28 March 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