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BrumBats Dusk Walk

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The Gardens will have a special opening at dusk for a night with our local furry flying friends. We are delighted to have BrumBats joining us in the Gardens again to teach us all about the the local bats with Bat Chat. Catch a glimpse of the wildlife with a walk around the Gardens at dusk when our nocturnal friends are starting to emerge for the night. 7:30pm prompt start. We aim to finish the event by about 9.30pm

Please note this event is not suitable for under 5s.

NB – even if the weather is warm please bring strong shoes, coat and torch

Advance Booking Only – Book here or call the Gardens on 0121 749 4100
£4.50/£4  adults/concessions (plus Gift Aid)
£1 under 16, Member discount available.
 
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Thank you #wegrowtogether

Batty Half Term Family Activities

Learn about bats with BrumBats.

As well as our regular activities we welcome, BrumBats, the Birmingham and Black Country volunteer group, who support bat care and conservation. They will be around talk about and show us2010-brumbats-logo the wonders of our night time fliers.

Crisp and bright. Run around, stir up a colourful cloud of autumn leaves. Be a dragon blowing steamy clouds from your mouth.

Everyday during half term we’ll have some outdoor and indoor craft activities for young people and their grownups. Our themes are pumpkins and bats… we have plenty of both.

12 – 3pm Monday to Friday. £2 each for everyone over 5 years of age

(£8 family day ticket, Free to Season Pass holders)

Half Term Family Activities – Bats and Pumpkins

Colourful leaves, pumpkins and bats.

Crisp and bright. Run around, stir up a colourful cloud of autumn leaves. Be a dragon blowing steamy clouds from your mouth.

Everyday during half term we’ll have some outdoor and indoor craft activities for young people and orange-pumpkin-with-fly-579be13e3df78c3276846a38their grownups. Our themes are pumpkins and bats… we have plenty of both.

Leaf Hedgehog pictures, pinecone spiders, batty mobiles and bat finger puppets. Make a paper Pumpkin Lantern and on Thursday meet the Bat lady.

bats-web(NB we have various garden grown pumpkins for sale … until they’re gone)

12 – 3pm Monday to Friday. £2 each for everyone over 5 years of age 

(£8 family day ticket, Free to Season Pass holders)

Batty Day….#WildaboutGardens

Learn about bats and how to welcome them to you Garden.. with BrumBats.

As well as our regular half term activities we welcome, BrumBats, the Birmingham and Black Country volunteer group, who support bat care and conservation. They will be around to talk about and show us2010-brumbats-logo the wonders of our night time fliers.

This week is the annual #wildaboutgardens week for RHS (Royal Horticultural Society) and the Wildlife Trusts. The theme this year is ‘Stars of the Night’, working together to create a ‘batty’ neighbourhood.

Bats (and pumpkins) will be our them all week, but we’re lucky to have our local conservationists BrumBats on Thursday 27th.

Come down between 12 and 3 for batty info, stories, crafts and maybe (maybe….) even a real, sleepy bat.

Everyday during half term we’ll have some outdoor and indoor craft activities for young people and their grownups. Our themes are pumpkins and bats… we have plenty of both.

12 – 3pm Monday to Friday. £2 each for everyone over 5 years of age

(£8 family day ticket, Free to Season Pass holders)