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Check out the Ranger Activities on our site and local parks during October

posted 6 Oct 2016, 03:37 by Field Friend






EVERY TUESDAY                                   Talking Walks                                                            Kings Heath Park                                     10:30am – 12:30pm                                               

Walk and talk, a gentle stroll around the park looking at the changing seasons and chatting on topics of interest. Meet at Kings Heath Park House, Vicarage Rd. Kings Heath, B14 7TQ. An Active Parks session.                                                     

EVERY FRIDAY UNTIL 28TH OCTOBER       Walking Meditation                     

Highbury Park                                                 10:30am – 12pm                                               

Introduction to walking meditation as a way to relax, meet people, enjoy the park and increase self- awareness. Involves silent walking, helpful literature and some discussion time. Consistant  practice, leads to results. Meet at the entrance off the High Street, Kings Heath, B14 7SN. An Active Parks session.     

WEDNESDAY 5TH, 12TH & 19TH OCTOBER       Woodland Wednesdays                 

Highbury Park                                                         10:45am – 1pm                                          

A series of woodland management learning days with the aim of managing the woodland for the benefit of wildlife. Meet at the car park Shutlock Lane, Moseley, B13 8NZ.  An Active Parks session.                                                   

SATURDAY 8TH OCTOBER                                   Heritage Week, Woodland Walk                     

Holders Woods                                                       11am – 1pm                                                          

An exploration of woodlands old and new.  Starting at Holders Woods, then on to the Queen Mother’s Plantation and the Centenary Woodland at Cannon Hill Park – 3 distinctive wooded areas within half a mile. Meet at Holders Woods car park, Holders Lane, Moseley, B13 8NL.

WEDNESDAY 26TH OCTOBER                               Leafy Land Art                                         

Cannon Hill Park                                                      10:30am – 1pm                                                                             As the leaves turn and fall, the seasons change to bring us a riot of colour, shapes and textures to explore and use to make leafy land art. Will involve walking on muddy ground and collecting natural materials. Bring your devices to snap some shots or film the action of creating a temporary piece of art in the park. Meeting at Cannon Hill Park Tea Rooms, Russell Rd. Moseley, B13 8RD.