A page from a Nature Journal by Sharon Williamson

A page from a Nature Journal by Sharon Williamson

Nature Journaling at Paxton Pits

Location: Paxton Pits Environmental Education Centre, Paxton Pits Nature Reserve
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Little Paxton, Cambridgeshire, PE19 6ET
Cultivate your curiosity and deepen your connection with the natural world at this guided event at Paxton Pits Nature Reserve with nature journal-keeper Sharon Williamson. 

Event details

Date

Time
9.30am-12.30pm
A static map of Nature Journaling at Paxton Pits

About the event

Learn how to start and keep a nature journal on this outdoor workshop, with tips on drawing, writing and recording information from Sharon Williamson. A great opportunity to cultivate your curiosity and deepen your connection with the natural world, and broaden your observational skills at this beautiful reserve.

Booking

Phone number

01480 473 161

Price

£12.50 per person (£10 for members) plus booking fee

Additional booking information

Book via Eventbrite

Suitable for

Adults, Beginners

Know before you go

Dogs

Guide dogs only

Mobility

Please call in advance if you have mobility issues

Wheelchair access

Please call in advance if you have mobility issues

Hearing loop

No

What to bring

appropriate clothes, including sturdy shoes with closed toes. summer: waterproof coat, long trousers and sleeves (essential), wide-brimmed sun hat, suncream and insect repellent; winter: warm waterproof coat, layers of warm clothing, hats, thick socks and gloves;

sketchbook/notebook, if you have one you’d like to use; A5 sketchbooks will be available to buy at cost (£1.50);

pencil, pen, and any easily portable materials you might like to use (e.g. coloured pencils, watercolour etc, but consider how easy they are to carry around and use outside);

binoculars may be useful, as may a magnifying glass/loupe;

phone/camera for grabbing ref pics for later use

Parking information

Please park in the main carpark and walk down on the paths. Please take care on the approach to the Environmental Education Centre, as haulage lorries are using the road outside all day.

Bicycle parking

Please bring a lock

Facilities

Toilets
Shop
Cafe/refreshments
Picnic area
Disabled toilet
Baby changing facilities

Contact us

Debbie Mckenzie
Contact number: 01480 473 161

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