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SATURDAY 19TH NOVEMBER - FREE BIODIVERSITY WORKSHOPS 

Ecologists from Woodrow Sustainable Solutions will deliver an educational talk and demonstration on wild seed harvesting and propagation.

FOR COMMUNITIES ACROSS THE PARK’S QUARTER OF SLIGO TOWN 

Wild Seed Harvesting 12:00-13:00 

 

Build Your Own Bird Box 13:30-14:30 

 

Build Your Own Bat Box 15:00-16:00 

 

 

Do you want to do more for nature but you don’t know where to start? Join ecologists from Woodrow as they demonstrate simple techniques for promoting biodiversity in your local community. Learn how to identify tree species, propagate seeds, and create new habitats for birds and bats. By the end of the workshop participants will have new skills, new vocabulary, and first-hand experience in doing their bit for the planet. 

 

These events will be held at Sligo Children’s Community Garden, Cleveragh Drive, Sligo. Directions can be found on Google Maps by entering the plus code 7G6W+62. 

 

Parking on the day will be limited so it is advised to park in Sligo Regional Park (opposite swimming pool) and walk to the Community Garden (5 minutes). 

 

The event is family friendly and geared at all ages – young and old. 

 

Be sure to dress for the weather! 

 

Spaces are limited so please book your FREE tickets through:

 

https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/wild-seed-harvesting-tickets-458254470457

https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/build-your-own-bird-box-tickets-458652069687

https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/build-your-own-bat-box-tickets-458670324287

 

 

And only one building workshop per family please. 

 

Please see the attached flyer and feel free to share widely.  

 

This event is made possible by generous funding from our partners at Sligo TidyTowns and the EU LEADER Programme.