Activities and Events


Grab it for your Rabbit (or other small animal!)

Grab it for your Rabbit (or other small animal!)

Tuesday 27th August 2019
All Day

We are cutting our Wildflower Meadow and the cuttings are available FREE for animal feed.  Rake and collect hay for your furry friends between 1-4pm.  Bring your own bags!!

Signs of Summer

Signs of Summer

Tuesday 27th August 2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come to the classroom between 2 & 3pm.  Explore the site to find some signs of Summer!  Return to the classroom by 3.30pm for help with identification.  Session ends 4pm.  £2.50 per group /set of resources borrowed.

Bat Walk

Bat Walk

Tuesday 17th September 2019
6:30 pm - 8:15 pm

Meet 6.30pm at Rosliston Forestry Centre Classroom.  An opportunity to find out about bats – where they live, what they eat and how they find their way in the dark.  Led by Derbyshire Bat Group.  Walk ends at about 8.15pm.  No need to book.  £2.50 per person.  Suitable for children over 10 and adults.

Science Discovery Fun Day

Science Discovery Fun Day

Saturday 19th October 2019
10:30 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for fun with science – have a go at simple experiments with the Environmental Education team, Rolls-Royce plc and the Astronomy Group.  Event free (may be small charge for some activities)  Suitable for all ages.

Autumn Family Activities

Autumn Family Activities

Tuesday 29th October 2019
All Day

Bring your own jam jar to turn into an autumnal lantern.  Help birds by making feeders from cones.  £2.50 per child.