How to be a curious entomologist

Insects are everywhere. They are so many, and so varied — fascinating, beautiful, mysterious, bizarre. Through their mind-boggling biodiversity they offer us a window into the ecological complexity of life on Earth, and give us a powerful insight of the workings of the natural world. But their small size means they can easily be overlooked … Continue reading How to be a curious entomologist

How to be a curious Entomologist – Or free bug training!

A one day introductory course offering the opportunity to learn the simple techniques of finding a wide variety of insects, collecting, examining, selecting sample specimens to be killed and preserved for future reference and identification. You will learn the simple techniques of finding a wide variety of insects, collecting, examining, selecting sample specimens to be … Continue reading How to be a curious Entomologist – Or free bug training!

New events at Grow Mayow

Grow Mayow has some exciting events coming up in the next few weeks, so why not pop along and give them a hand.  If you are unable to attend these, they also run a number of regular events at the weekends for young and old.  Get you children involved in a number of training courses from … Continue reading New events at Grow Mayow

From Spade to Plate

A FREE beginners workshop at Grow Mayow Community Garden Organic Vegetable Gardening: Planting, growing, propagating, and caring for plants. Do you want to start a vegetable garden but you don’t know how? Not sure which plants will grow well together? What do these plants need in order to produce well? This workshop is all you … Continue reading From Spade to Plate

Volunteer Walk Leader Training, Grove Park, 23rd & 30th September

The next training course for volunteer walk leaders is on Thursdays 23 and 30 September (9.30 – 1.30) (you need to attend both mornings).   At: The Ringway Centre, 268 Baring Rd, Grove Park. SE12 0DS.   The Volunteer Walk Leaders training course is designed to establish a group of local adults trained to promote and lead walks … Continue reading Volunteer Walk Leader Training, Grove Park, 23rd & 30th September