What’s on

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February – November 2019

Feb
22
Fri
Henfield Birdwatch Talk @ Garden Room, Henfield Hall
Feb 22 @ 7:30 pm

As part of the Horsham Year of Culture, Mike Russel is giving a talk entitled “Swifts. Devil Birds”. Swifts are a migratory birds that come to the UK from southern Africa each year to breed. Mike has spent all his working life in wildlife conservation and birds including 30 years at the Sussex Wildlife Trust. He now works freelance organising and leading “birding” holidays all over the world.

For more information about Henfield Birdwatch and how to join, please visit the Birdwatch website

Mar
3
Sun
Henfield Conservation Volunteers
Mar 3 @ 10:00 am

See our programme for details of where we are meeting and also more about Henfield Conservation Volunteers. New volunteers most welcome.

Apr
5
Fri
Henfield Birdwatch Talk @ St Peter's Church
Apr 5 @ 7:30 pm

As part of the Horsham Year of Culture, Mike Russell of Henfield Birdwatch will be presenting “A Sussex Village and its Birds”. Mike has spent all his working life in wildlife conservation and birds including 30 years at the Sussex Wildlife Trust. He now works freelance organising and leading “birding” holidays all over the world.

For more information about Henfield Birdwatch and how to join, please visit the Birdwatch Website.

 

May
4
Sat
Henfield Birdwatch Dawn Chorus Walk @ Outside Henfield Hall
May 4 @ 4:15 am

As part of the Henfield Year of Culture, we have organised a Dawn Chorus walk. A short walk along the lanes of Henfield to listen to our birds. Only 20 places so please book  – first come first served.  A free event.

For more information about Henfield Birdwatch and how to join, please visit the Birdwatch Website.

May
8
Wed
Nightingale Walk @ Woods Mill
May 8 @ 8:00 pm

As part of Horsham’s Year of Culture, the Henfield Birdwatch group are organising a Nightingale walk. This will take place at dusk as the birds of the day settle down and the Nightingale’s song reigns supreme. Places will be limited to 20 so need to be booked in advance.

Woods Mill Nightingale Walk @ Woods Mill
May 8 @ 8:00 pm

As part of the Horsham Year of Culture, we have organised a Nightingale Walk. A short walk at dusk as the birds of the day settle down and the Nightingale song reigns supreme. Only 20 places so please book  -first come first served. A free event but donation to Sussex Wildlife Trust appreciated.

For more information about Henfield Birdwatch and how to join, please visit the Birdwatch Website.

Jun
15
Sat
Henfield Big Bird Bash
Jun 15 all-day

A Horsham Year of Culture event. Details to follow on the Birdwatch Website.

Jun
16
Sun
Henfield Big Bird Bash
Jun 16 all-day

A Horsham Year of Culture event. Details to follow on the Birdwatch Website.

Jun
28
Fri
Henfield Birdwatch Swift Walk @ Outside Henfield Hall
Jun 28 @ 8:00 pm

As part Horsham’s Year of Culture and the national “Swift Awareness Week”, we are organising a Swift walk. A chance to find out about these migratory birds and a short walk around Henfield to look at and listen to them as they zoom around the village. . Only 20 places so please book  – first come first served.  A free event.

For more information about Henfield Birdwatch and how to join, please visit the Birdwatch Website.

Sep
6
Fri
Henfield Birdwatch Talk @ Garden Room, Henfield Hall
Sep 6 @ 7:30 pm

A talk entitled “The Year of The Hawfinch” by Mark Mallelieu. Mark is currently  the Recorder for birds for the Sussex Ornithological Society. Now retired, he worked for the Department for International Development, covering a range of countries in Africa and Asia.

Details to follow on the Birdwatch Website.

Sep
28
Sat
Henfield Big Bird Bash
Sep 28 all-day

A Horsham Year of Culture event. Details to follow on the Birdwatch Website.

Sep
29
Sun
Henfield Big Bird Bash
Sep 29 all-day

A Horsham Year of Culture event. Details to follow on the Birdwatch Website.

Nov
22
Fri
Henfield Birdwatch Talk – The Biking Birder @ Henfield Hall
Nov 22 @ 7:30 pm

As Part of Horsham’s Year of Culture, we have arranged a talk by Gary Prescott , the Biking Birder. Gary wanted to set the world record for the most birds seen by “green” means in one year by CYCLING around the UK and ACROSS THE ANDES!

For more information about Henfield Birdwatch and how to join, please visit the Birdwatch website.