Founded 1889 – Affiliated to Yorkshire Naturalists' Union

Aug
14
Fri
Wykeham Lakes bat survey
Aug 14 @ 19:30 – 22:30

Meeting point to ne finalised depending on situatipn with access. Please contact Nick Gibbons if you are coming.

Sep
15
Tue
Keldy Ponds for Beavers
Sep 15 @ 19:30 – 21:00

This is a chance to visit the site with Cath Bashforth of FC and see what our beavers have been up to and understand what the project is all about. Numbers will be limited to 12. Please contact Nick Gibbons if you want to attend. It is likely that we will have to develop a system for prioritising as I suspect it will be over subscribed.

Sep
27
Sun
Cropton and Keldy bat box checks
Sep 27 @ 10:00 – 13:00

A check on the bat boxes at Cropton Cabins and Keldy Ponds sites. Meet at the FC Cropton Cabins car park at 10.00am GRSE75719180. Contact Nick Gibbons for further information.

Oct
3
Sat
Wykeham and Dalby bat box checks
Oct 3 @ 10:00 – 16:30

A check on the bat boxes at Wykeham, Broadhead and Dalby. Meet at Hackness village hall at 10.00am Gr SE96748999. Contact Nick Gibbons for further details.

Oct
13
Tue
Hoverflies by Joan Childs @ St Catherine's Hospice training suite
Oct 13 @ 19:30 – 21:15

A chance to learn about a group of insects which we all see around but seem to know so little about.

Nov
10
Tue
The geological evolution of North-east Yorkshire by Peter Robinson @ St Catherine's Hospice training suite
Nov 10 @ 19:30 – 21:15

Peter has published a number of books and papers on this topic. It will be a chance to get to grips with how our area has developed geologically and increase our understanding of why our plants and animals are distributed in the way they are.

Dec
8
Tue
AGM and Bats with Nick Gibbons @ St Catherine's Hospice training suite
Dec 8 @ 19:30 – 21:15

This is your chance to get involved with the Society as new committee members are always welcome. It will be followed by a talk on bats.