Graves Park Projects – Evening Lecture series Oct.23-Apr.24

Monday, 16th October 2023 - Monday, 29th April 2024

6:30 pm to 8:45 pm

Lees Hall Golf Club, Hemsworth Road, Sheffield


We are organising a series of indoor talks across a range of heritage and wildlife topics over the autumn & winter as part of the ongoing NLHF Finding Lost Norton Park Digging Deeper for All with the Friends of Graves Park and the Graves Park & Local People Action for Climate Change project supported by the JG Graves Charitable Trust. The programme of talks is set out below. All are free to attend.

16th OctDiscovering ancient deer parks Ian Rotherham
30th Oct.Trees & Tree Stories –the secret world of the aborglyths Christine Handley
13th Nov.The world of fungi & slime moulds Paul Ardron
27th Nov.An introduction to woodland heritage Chris. Atkinson
11th Dec.The Wildside of Christmas Ian Rotherham
15th Jan.Gardening for wildlife Ian Rotherham
29th Jan.Identifying lichens in your neighbourhood Paul Ardron
12th Feb.Backyard safari – An introduction to minibeasts *tbc
26th Feb.Wild about springtails – some of our smallest wildlife species Paul Ardron
18th Mar.Traditional woodland crafts Christine Handley
15th Apr.Magical meadows Ian Rotherham
29th Apr.Creating & managing habitats Ian Rotherham

Lees Hall Golf Club
Hemsworth Road
Norton Lees
S8 8LL