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December events

Thursday 5 December - Community Litter Pick at Lily Hill Park

Join us for a community litter pick.

When: Thursday 5 December, 2pm to 3pm.

Where to meet: North car park, off Lily Hill Road, Bracknell, RG12 2RX.

Saturday 14 December - Hazel coppicing and fire at West Garden Copse

Try out a traditional woodland craft that benefits wildlife. Toast marshmallows over an open fire and possibly take home your own beanpoles and firewood. Tools and light refreshments provided. 

When: Saturday 14 December, 1pm to 3pm.

Where to meet: Jennett’s Park car park, off Swift fields, Bracknell, RG12 8DY.

Cost: free. 

Register to attend on Saturday 14 December at Jennett's Park.

Sunday 15 December - Heathland magic at Wildmoor Heath

Try your hand at harvesting birch trees to help conserve this precious site and possibly take home your own Christmas tree. Tools provided. Please bring work gloves.

When: Sunday 15 December, 10:30am to 1:30pm.

Where to meet: Wildmoor Heath car park, Crowthorne Road, RG45 7PP.

Cost: free. 

Register to attend on Sunday 15 December at Wildmoor Heath.

Monday 16 December - Natural History Society - Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust

The Bracknell Forest Natural History Society invites you to a talk on the Blackwater Valley Countryside Trust with Colin Wilson, Vice Chair

When: Monday 16 December, 7:30pm to 9:30pm. Doors open 7:15pm.

Where to meet: South Hill Park Arts Centre, Ringmead, Bracknell, RG12 7PA.

Cost: Membership is £12 per year with an entrance fee of £1 for evening meetings – or come along as a visitor and pay £3 for the evening. Under 16 free. No booking required.

Tuesday 17 December - volunteer led walk - The Mince Pie Trail

Join us for a volunteer led walk at Frost Folly. This is a rambler walk and will last up to 5 and a half miles or 2 hour 15 minutes with refreshments and a festive mince pie afterwards.

When: Tuesday 17 December at 10:30am.

Where to meet: Frost Folly car park, Weller’s Lane, Warfield, Bracknell RG42 6EN.

Cost: free.

Friday 20 December - Festive Forage at South Hill Park

Join us for a festive walk around the beautiful grounds of South Hill Park and take advantage of this special opportunity to collect plant material for your festive decorations!

When: Friday 20 December, 10:30am to 11:30am.

Where to meet: Courtyard in front of South Hill Park reception, Ringmead, Bracknell, RG12 7PA.

Cost: £4. 

Book a place for Friday 20 December at South Hill Park.

Saturday 21 December - Community Litter Pick at Westmorland Park

Join us for a community litter pick.

When: Saturday 21 December, 11am to 1pm.

Where to meet: Westmorland Park car park, Westmorland Drive, Warfield, Bracknell RG42 3QP.

Friday Nordic walking - Swinley Forest

Each session is led by a qualified and insured instructor and includes a warm up, technique review/focus, a 2 to 2.5 mile walk and cool down and stretch. It is very social, allowing you to walk and talk and lots of fun. Find out more on our Facebook page.

When: Fridays at 11:30am.

Where to meet: The Look Out Discovery Centre car park, Nine Mile Ride, Bracknell RG12 7QW.
Car parking charges apply.

Cost: Booking is per half term and costs equal £5 per session (£6 including pole hire).

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