Friends of Sutton Park Association Diary of Events

Please note that the walks listed below may cross uneven ground and rough terrain. Please wear suitable footwear.All FOSPA events are free of charge and open to non-members, excepting the AGM which is for members only.

We look forward to seeing you.

For further information on any of our events, please contact Antonia Watts (Hon. Secretary).  antonia@fospa.org

 

SATURDAY 04 MARCH 2017    PARK SPRING CLEAN  Litter Pick 10.00. – 13.00. approx,  Streetly Gate, Sutton Park NNR.  Come along and show you care.

 

SATURDAY 01 APRIL 2017

Celebratory Archaeological Walk with Dr. Mike Hodder Archaeologist & Author.  10.00. from Banners Gate.  Join Mike on this new walk celebrating his 40 years work with Sutton Park NNR beginning in February 1977.

 

THURSDAY 20 APRIL 2017

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING: Members Only:  19.30 @ Park House (Toby Inn) near Town Gate.

 Our Guest Speaker will be Fospa Chair and local historian Marian Baxter, who has kindly offered her services after cancellation by a previously booked speaker.  Her talk will be about the history of the Ebrook and should be of great interest.

 

SUNDAY 28 MAY 2017

DAWN CHORUS  (Well not quite !) with Dr. Robert Skeates, vastly knowledgeable Ornithologist & Ringer. 08.00.  

from Wyndley Pool.  Discover the sights and sounds of the Park’s birdlife and all before breakfast!

 

SATURDAY June 17 2017 from 10.00. until 16.00. 

5th Annual BIO BLITZ  – Become a citizen scientist for the day in Sutton Park with the Park Rangers & Fospa

Based at the Visitor Centre, Town Gate, there will be a number of walks and events focused around all flora & fauna, with independent surveys, determined by individual recorders.

 

SATURDAY 30 SEPTEMBER 2017

ARCHAEOLOGICAL WALK with Dr. Mike Hodder

Another new walk exploring the Park. 10.00. from Town Gate