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Summer Workshops 2017

Summer Workshops 2017

Bee identification workshop 11.00am - Children aged 5 and over

Bee identification workshop 11.00am - Children aged 5 and over

£3.50

Description

Steven Falk is an entomologist, artist and photographer and the author and illustrator of the Field Guide to the Bees of Great Britain and Ireland. He will be visiting the garden on Monday 24th July to take a series of tours around the garden talking about bees and their habitats. The tours will be very suitable for children. Steven's full details are available on his website (www.stevenfalk.co.uk).

*Please note that children must be accompanied by an adult.*

Location:
University of Bristol Botanic Garden
Stoke Park Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1JG

Date: 24 July 2017
This tour will run from 11.00am to 12.00noon

email: botanic-gardens@bristol.ac.uk
phone: 0117 4282041
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Bee identification workshop 11.00am - Adults over 18 (including students and Friends of Garden)

Bee identification workshop 11.00am - Adults over 18 (including students and Friends of Garden)

£10.00

Description

Steven Falk is an entomologist, artist and photographer and the author and illustrator of the Field Guide to the Bees of Great Britain and Ireland. He will be visiting the garden on Monday 24th July to take a series of tours around the garden talking about bees and their habitats. The tours will be very suitable for children. Steven's full details are available on his website (www.stevenfalk.co.uk).

Location:
University of Bristol Botanic Garden
Stoke Park Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1JG

Date: 24 July 2017
This tour will run from 11.00am to 12.00noon

Email: botanic-gardens@bristol.ac.uk
Phone: 0117 4282041
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Appreciate Nature with Pencil and Paper with Sheena Vallely and Pupgroup : Drawing Evening - 3 June

Appreciate Nature with Pencil and Paper with Sheena Vallely and Pupgroup : Drawing Evening - 3 June

£20.00

Description

At the calmest time of day, with pencil and paper in hand and when the sound of a bird or a bee or the sight of a dragonfly can be your only distraction, you will likely experience Bristol Botanic Garden at its best. Each class will provide you with guidance and instruction to exercise your observational skills and to improve your drawing abilities. Each evening you will be witness to a different part of the garden, with an ever changing variety of form, smell and colour in this unique botanical collection. For all abilities and for those who wish to make drawing an important and a regular practice.
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Beekeeping Taster Day 12 August 2017

Beekeeping Taster Day 12 August 2017

£50.00

Description

Learn about the essentials of beekeeping on this day workshop with experienced beekeeper Quentin Alsop.

Quentin will take you through the basics of this ancient skill with a presentation in the morning, followed by a hands on workshop explaining the beekeepers tools and equipment and how to make them. Then, after lunch (not provided) you will get kitted up, introduced to a live hive and learn about the society of these facinating insects and how to manage them.

Price £50

Minimum age 12 (aged 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult who is also attending the workshop)
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Appreciate Nature with Pencil and Paper with Sheena Vallely and Pupgroup : Drawing Evening - 17 June

Appreciate Nature with Pencil and Paper with Sheena Vallely and Pupgroup : Drawing Evening - 17 June

£20.00

Description

At the calmest time of day, with pencil and paper in hand and when the sound of a bird or a bee or the sight of a dragonfly can be your only distraction, you will likely experience Bristol Botanic Garden at its best. Each class will provide you with guidance and instruction to exercise your observational skills and to improve your drawing abilities. Each evening you will be witness to a different part of the garden, with an ever changing variety of form, smell and colour in this unique botanical collection. For all abilities and for those who wish to make drawing an important and a regular practice.
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Appreciate Nature with Pencil and Paper with Sheena Vallely and Pupgroup: Drawing Evening - 6 August

Appreciate Nature with Pencil and Paper with Sheena Vallely and Pupgroup: Drawing Evening - 6 August

£20.00

Description

At the calmest time of day, with pencil and paper in hand and when the sound of a bird or a bee or the sight of a dragonfly can be your only distraction, you will likely experience Bristol Botanic Garden at its best. Each class will provide you with guidance and instruction to exercise your observational skills and to improve your drawing abilities. Each evening you will be witness to a different part of the garden, with an ever changing variety of form, smell and colour in this unique botanical collection. For all abilities and for those who wish to make drawing an important and a regular practice.
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Appreciate Nature with Pencil and Paper with Sheena Vallely and Pupgroup: Drawing Evening- 20 August

Appreciate Nature with Pencil and Paper with Sheena Vallely and Pupgroup: Drawing Evening- 20 August

£20.00

Description

At the calmest time of day, with pencil and paper in hand and when the sound of a bird or a bee or the sight of a dragonfly can be your only distraction, you will likely experience Bristol Botanic Garden at its best. Each class will provide you with guidance and instruction to exercise your observational skills and to improve your drawing abilities. Each evening you will be witness to a different part of the garden, with an ever changing variety of form, smell and colour in this unique botanical collection. For all abilities and for those who wish to make drawing an important and a regular practice.
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Bee identification workshop 1:30pm - Adults over 18 (including students and Friends of  Garden)

Bee identification workshop 1:30pm - Adults over 18 (including students and Friends of Garden)

£10.00

Description

Steven Falk is an entomologist, artist and photographer and the author and illustrator of the Field Guide to the Bees of Great Britain and Ireland. He will be visiting the garden on Monday 24th July to take a series of tours around the garden talking about bees and their habitats. The tours will be very suitable for children. Steven's full details are available on his website (www.stevenfalk.co.uk).

Location:
University of Bristol Botanic Garden
Stoke Park Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1JG

Date: 24 July 2017
This tour will run from 1:30pm to 2:30pm.

Email: botanic-gardens@bristol.ac.uk
Phone: 0117 4282041
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Bee identification workshop 1:30pm - Children aged 5 and over

Bee identification workshop 1:30pm - Children aged 5 and over

£3.50

Description

Steven Falk is an entomologist, artist and photographer and the author and illustrator of the Field Guide to the Bees of Great Britain and Ireland. He will be visiting the garden on Monday 24th July to take a series of tours around the garden talking about bees and their habitats. The tours will be very suitable for children. Steven's full details are available on his website (www.stevenfalk.co.uk).

*Please note that children must be accompanied by an adult.*

Location:
University of Bristol Botanic Garden
Stoke Park Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1JG

Date: 24 July 2017
This tour will run from 1:30pm to 2:30pm

email: botanic-gardens@bristol.ac.uk
phone: 0117 4282041
Read More
Bee identification workshop 3pm - Adults over 18 (including students and Friends of  Garden)

Bee identification workshop 3pm - Adults over 18 (including students and Friends of Garden)

£10.00

Description

Steven Falk is an entomologist, artist and photographer and the author and illustrator of the Field Guide to the Bees of Great Britain and Ireland. He will be visiting the garden on Monday 24th July to take a series of tours around the garden talking about bees and their habitats. The tours will be very suitable for children. Steven's full details are available on his website (www.stevenfalk.co.uk).

Location:
University of Bristol Botanic Garden
Stoke Park Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1JG

Date: 24 July 2017
This tour will run from 3pm to 4pm.

Email: botanic-gardens@bristol.ac.uk
Phone: 0117 4282041
Read More
Bee identification workshop 3pm - Children aged 5 and over

Bee identification workshop 3pm - Children aged 5 and over

£3.50

Description

Steven Falk is an entomologist, artist and photographer and the author and illustrator of the Field Guide to the Bees of Great Britain and Ireland. He will be visiting the garden on Monday 24th July to take a series of tours around the garden talking about bees and their habitats. The tours will be very suitable for children. Steven's full details are available on his website (www.stevenfalk.co.uk).

*Please note that children must be accompanied by an adult.*

Location:
University of Bristol Botanic Garden
Stoke Park Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1JG

Date: 24 July 2017
This tour will run from 3pm to 4pm.

email: botanic-gardens@bristol.ac.uk
phone: 0117 4282041
Read More