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April

DateApril

Date of Event: Thursday 16.04.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 16th April

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateApril

Date of Event: Thursday 23.04.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 23rd April

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateApril

Date of Event: Saturday 25.04.15
Title of Event: Dawn Chorus walk

Description: A dawn walk into the arboretum to see, hear and learn more about our birdlife from avian experts Peter Reed and Barry Bishop of the RSPB. Then back to the Visitor Centre for complimentary bacon sandwiches and hot drinks!

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Saturday 25th April

Dawn Chorus walk

A dawn walk into the arboretum to see, hear and learn more about our birdlife from avian experts Peter Reed and Barry Bishop of the RSPB. Then back to the Visitor Centre for complimentary bacon sandwiches and hot drinks!  

Time: 05.00 - 07.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £12.50 Child £7.50 Family £35.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateApril

Date of Event: Thursday 30.04.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 30th April

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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May

DateMay

Date of Event: Friday 01.05.15
Title of Event: Members' Friends' Day

Description: Make the most of this great opportunity to share your enjoyment of the arboretum with a friend as we repeat our popular Members' Friends' Day.

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Friday 1st May

Members' Friends' Day

Make the most of this great opportunity to share your enjoyment of the arboretum with a friend as we repeat our popular Members' Friends' Day on Friday 1st May 2015, 10am - 4pm. Just present your membership card at the ticket desk to gain free entry for your friend.

Time: 10.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free for members

Booking Details: No booking required.

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DateMay

Date of Event: Wednesday 06.05.15
Title of Event: Members' coffee morning

Description: Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - Kathryn Hardaker - Education Officer.

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Wednesday 6th May

Members' coffee morning

Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - Kathryn Hardaker - Education Officer.

Time: 11.00 - 12.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free for members

Booking Details: No booking required. Just purchase your coffee and meet in the café shortly before the start time.

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DateMay

Date of Event: Thursday 07.05.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 7th May

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateMay

Date of Event: Friday 08.05.15
Title of Event: Jonathan Pomroy Art Exhibition Preview Evening

Description: Jonathan works in watercolour & oil from field sketches made in all winds & weathers. An Ampleforth based artist (www.jonathanpomroy.co.uk), he is inspired by the landscape & wildlife of North Yorkshire & beyond. This exhibition shows some of his recent paintings including studies made at the Yorkshire Arboretum this spring. The exhibition takes place from 8 to 25 May.

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Friday 8th May

Jonathan Pomroy Art Exhibition Preview Evening

Jonathan works in watercolour & oil from field sketches made in all winds & weathers. An Ampleforth based artist (www.jonathanpomroy.co.uk), he is inspired by the landscape & wildlife of North Yorkshire & beyond. This exhibition shows some of his recent paintings including studies made at the Yorkshire Arboretum this spring. The exhibition takes place from 8 to 25 May.

Time: 17.00 to 20.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free to members

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateMay

Date of Event: Saturday 09.05.15
Title of Event: Jonathan Pomroy Art Exhibition

Description: Jonathan works in watercolour & oil from field sketches made in all winds & weathers. An Ampleforth based artist (www.jonathanpomroy.co.uk), he is inspired by the landscape & wildlife of North Yorkshire & beyond. This exhibition shows some of his recent paintings including studies made at the Yorkshire Arboretum this spring. The exhibition takes place from 8 to 25 May.

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Saturday 9th May

Jonathan Pomroy Art Exhibition

Jonathan works in watercolour & oil from field sketches made in all winds & weathers. An Ampleforth based artist (www.jonathanpomroy.co.uk), he is inspired by the landscape & wildlife of North Yorkshire & beyond. This exhibition shows some of his recent paintings including studies made at the Yorkshire Arboretum this spring. The exhibition takes place from 8 to 25 May.

Time: 10.00 to 18.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: No need to book for this event

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DateMay

Date of Event: Saturday 09.05.15
Title of Event: Dawn Chorus walk

Description: A dawn walk into the arboretum to see, hear and learn more about our birdlife from avian experts Peter Reed and Barry Bishop of the RSPB. Then back to the Visitor Centre for complimentary bacon sandwiches and hot drinks!

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Saturday 9th May

Dawn Chorus walk

A dawn walk into the arboretum to see, hear and learn more about our birdlife from avian experts Peter Reed and Barry Bishop of the RSPB. Then back to the Visitor Centre for complimentary bacon sandwiches and hot drinks!  

Time: 05.00 - 07.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £12.50 Child £7.50 Family £35.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateMay

Date of Event: Sunday 10.05.14
Title of Event: Castle Howard Annual Pass Holders' Day

Description: An opportunity for Castle Howard's Annual Pass holders to visit the Yorkshire Arboretum without charge.


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Sunday 10th May

Castle Howard Annual Pass Holders' Day

An opportunity for Castle Howard's Annual Pass holders to visit the Yorkshire Arboretum without charge. 

Time: 10.00 - 18.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: No booking required

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DateMay

Date of Event: Monday 11.05.15
Title of Event: Free Entry Day

Description: An opportunity for all to visit the Yorkshire Arboretum without charge.


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Monday 11th May

Free Entry Day

An opportunity for all to visit the Yorkshire Arboretum without charge. 

Time: 10.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free!

Booking Details: No booking required

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DateMay

Date of Event: Tuesday 12.05.15
Title of Event: Arboretum Walk

Description: Our Director John Grimshaw leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore & learn about the arboretum's wildflowers & meadows.

 

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Tuesday 12th May

Wildflower Walk

Our Director John Grimshaw leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore & learn about the arboretum's wildflowers & meadows.

Time: 10.30 - 11.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £3.00 Child £2.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateMay

Date of Event: Thursday 14.05.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 14th May

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateMay

Date of Event: 14.05.15
Title of Event: Gardens and Gardening Group

Description: Stephen Morley, Wildlife and Countryside Adviser for the National Trust, tells us about his private passion: Carnivorous Plants, based on his superb personal collection in East Yorkshire.

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Thursday 14th May

Gardens and Gardening Group

Stephen Morley, Wildlife and Countryside Adviser for the National Trust, tells us about his private passion: Carnivorous Plants, based on his superb personal collection in East Yorkshire.

Time: 19.30 - 21.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £3.50 Child £2.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateMay

Date of Event: 18.05.15
Title of Event: Fascination of Plants Day

Description: A special day organised by the European Plant Science Organisation that aims to help everyone understand the Fascination of Plants.

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Monday 18th May

Fascination of Plants Day

A special day organised by the European Plant Science Organisation that aims to help everyone understand the Fascination of Plants.

Time: 10.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There is no charge for this event

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DateMay

Date of Event: Wednesday 20.05.15
Title of Event: Castle Howard Annual Pass Holders' Day

Description: An opportunity for Castle Howard's Annual Pass holders to visit the Yorkshire Arboretum without charge


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Wednesday 20th May

Castle Howard Annual Pass Holders' Day

An opportunity for Castle Howard's Annual Pass holders to visit the Yorkshire Arboretum without charge 

Time: 10.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: No booking required

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DateMay

Date of Event: Thursday 21.05.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 21st May

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateMay

Date of Event: Monday 25.05.15
Title of Event: Bushcraft

Description: Learn how build a shelter from natural materials, campfire cookery & traditional fire making & tending skills. Minimum age 5.

 

 

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Monday 25th May

Bushcraft

Learn how build a shelter from natural materials, campfire cookery & traditional fire making & tending skills. Minimum age 5.

Time: 10.00 - 14.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £30, Child £20, Family £90

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateMay

Date of Event: Tuesday 26.05.14
Title of Event: Ray Wood Spring Tour

Description: Ray Wood is an exquisite woodland garden designed and planted by James Russell, the architect of the Yorkshire Arboretum, with trees and shrubs hailing from places as diverse as Argentina, China, India and Japan. Join this exclusive Members' tour to explore this outstanding garden in the company of an expert guide.

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Tuesday 26th May

Ray Wood Spring Tour

Ray Wood is an exquisite woodland garden designed and planted by James Russell, the architect of the Yorkshire Arboretum, with trees and shrubs hailing from places as diverse as Argentina, China, India and Japan. Join this exclusive Members' tour to explore this outstanding garden in the company of an expert guide.

Time: 10.30 - 12.30 and 14.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free to members

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateMay

Date of Event: Wednesday 27.05.15
Title of Event: Junior Rangers

Description: A fun-packed day for accompanied children aged 5-11, with seasonal indoor and outdoor activities and crafts e.g. pond dipping, minibeast hunts, leaf printing and mask making.

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Wednesday 27th May

Junior Rangers

A fun-packed day for accompanied children aged 5-11, with seasonal indoor and outdoor activities and crafts e.g. pond dipping, minibeast hunts, leaf printing and mask making.

Time: 10.00 - 15.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Child £7.50

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateMay

Date of Event: Thursday 28.05.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 28th May

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateMay

Date of Event: Thursday 28.05.15
Title of Event: Members' Afternoon

Description: Join our annual members' afternoon to hear about the Trust’s plans. FREE but booking required for catering purposes please.

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Thursday 28th May

Members' Afternoon

Join our annual members' afternoon to hear about the Trust’s plans. FREE but booking required for catering purposes please.

Time: tbc

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free for members

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateMay

Date of Event: Sunday 31.05.14
Title of Event: Ray Wood Spring Tour

Description: Ray Wood is an exquisite woodland garden designed and planted by James Russell, the architect of the Yorkshire Arboretum, with trees and shrubs hailing from places as diverse as Argentina, China, India and Japan. Join this exclusive Members' tour to explore this outstanding garden in the company of an expert guide.

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Sunday 31st May

Ray Wood Spring Tour

Ray Wood is an exquisite woodland garden designed and planted by James Russell, the architect of the Yorkshire Arboretum, with trees and shrubs hailing from places as diverse as Argentina, China, India and Japan. Join this exclusive Members' tour to explore this outstanding garden in the company of an expert guide.

Time: 10.30 - 12.30 and 14.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free to members

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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June

DateJune

Date of Event: Wednesday 03.06.15
Title of Event: Members' coffee morning

Description: Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - Nicola Hall - Plant Records Officer.

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Wednesday 3rd June

Members' coffee morning

Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - Nicola Hall - Plant Records Officer.

Time: 11.00 - 12.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free for members

Booking Details: No booking required. Just purchase your coffee and meet in the café shortly before the start time.

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DateJune

Date of Event: Thursday 04.06.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 4th June

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateJune

Date of Event: Sunday 07.06.15
Title of Event: Hawk Walk

Description: Enjoy a walk with a hawk following through the trees & flying to your gloved fist, & owls flying to you from perches. Learn about these fascinating birds & the work of a falconer.

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Sunday 7th June

Hawk Walk

Enjoy a walk with a hawk following through the trees & flying to your gloved fist, & owls flying to you from perches. Learn about these fascinating birds & the work of a falconer.

Time: 11.00 - 12.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: £40.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateJune

Date of Event: Tuesday 09.06.15
Title of Event: Arboretum Walk

Description: Our Director John Grimshaw leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore & learn about the arboretum's wildflowers & meadows.

 

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Tuesday 9th June

Arboretum Walk

Our Director John Grimshaw leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore & learn about the arboretum's wildflowers & meadows.

Time: 10.30 - 11.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £3.00 Child £2.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateJune

Date of Event: Thursday 11.06.15
Title of Event: Gardens and Gardening Group

Description: Simon Toomer, Director of Westonbirt Arboretum, will speak on Preserving the Picture – balancing maintenance and development in such an important site.

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Thursday 11th June

Gardens and Gardening Group

Simon Toomer, Director of Westonbirt Arboretum, will speak on Preserving the Picture – balancing maintenance and development in such an important site.

Time: 19.30 - 21.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £3.50 Child £2.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateJune

Date of Event: Thursday 11.06.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 11th June

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateJune

Date of Event: Friday 12.06.15
Title of Event: Selina Thorp Exhibition Preview Evening

Description: An opportunity to enjoy a preview of oil pastel drawings by artist Selina Thorp at the arboretum. Subjects will include wildflowers, fungi, butterflies and bees. Selina is a regular exhibitor at the Walker Galleries, Harrogate and The School House Gallery, Wighton, Norfolk. She has also been an artist in residence at Burton Agnes Hall since 1998. The exhibition takes place from 13 to 26 June.

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Friday 12th June

Selina Thorp Exhibition Preview Evening

An opportunity for our members to enjoy a preview of oil pastel drawings by artist Selina Thorp at the arboretum. Subjects will include wildflowers, fungi, butterflies and bees. Selina is a regular exhibitor at the Walker Galleries, Harrogate and The School House Gallery, Wighton, Norfolk. She has also been an artist in residence at Burton Agnes Hall since 1998. The exhibition takes place from 13 to 26 June.

Time: 17.00 to 20.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free to members

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateJune

Date of Event: Saturday 13.06.15
Title of Event: Selina Thorp Art Exhibition

Description: An opportunity to enjoy oil pastel drawings by artist Selina Thorp at the arboretum. Subjects will include wildflowers, fungi, butterflies and bees. Selina is a regular exhibitor at the Walker Galleries, Harrogate and The School House Gallery, Wighton, Norfolk. She has also been an artist in residence at Burton Agnes Hall since 1998. The exhibition takes place from 13 to 26 June.

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Saturday 13th June

Selina Thorp Art Exhibition

An opportunity to enjoy oil pastel drawings by artist Selina Thorp at the arboretum. Subjects will include wildflowers, fungi, butterflies and bees. Selina is a regular exhibitor at the Walker Galleries, Harrogate and The School House Gallery, Wighton, Norfolk. She has also been an artist in residence at Burton Agnes Hall since 1998. The exhibition takes place from 13 to 26 June.

Time: 10.00 to 18.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: No need to book for this event

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DateJune

Date of Event: Sunday 14.06.15
Title of Event: Bird of Prey Day

Description: A special chance to witness a falconry display where you'll get the chance to learn all about these spectacular birds.

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Sunday 14th June

Bird of Prey Day

A special chance to witness a falconry display where you'll get the chance to learn all about these spectacular birds.

Time: 11.00 - 15.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: No need to book.

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DateJune

Date of Event: Thursday 18.06.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 18th June

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateJune

Date of Event: Thursday 25.06.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 25th June

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateJune

Date of Event: Sunday 28.06.15
Title of Event: Music Therapy Concert

Description: A special concert held on the grounds of the Yorkshire Arboretum in aid of Music Therapy in association with Ryedale Special Families. Bring a picnic!..

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Sunday 28th June

Music Therapy Concert

A special concert held on the grounds of the Yorkshire Arboretum in aid of Music Therapy in association with Ryedale Special Families. Bring a picnic!.

Time: 15.00 - 18.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event.

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July

DateJuly

Date of Event: Wednesday 01.07.15
Title of Event: Members' coffee morning

Description: Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - Neil Batty - Operations.

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Wednesday 1st July

Members' coffee morning

Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - Neil Batty - Operations.

Time: 11.00 - 12.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free for members

Booking Details: No booking required. Just purchase your coffee and meet in the café shortly before the start time.

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DateJuly

Date of Event: Thursday 02.07.15
Title of Event: Sledmere House and Gardens Visit

Description: Join us for a day visit to Sledmere House and Gardens in the Yorkshire Wolds where there will be a guided tour courtesy of the head gardener.

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Thursday 2nd July

Sledmere House and Gardens Visit

Join us for a day visit to Sledmere House and Gardens in the Yorkshire Wolds where there will be a guided tour courtesy of the head gardener..

Time: 11.00 - tbc

Where: Transport will be available from the arboretum, or you can join the group at the gardens.

Cost: TBC

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateJuly

Date of Event: Thursday 02.07.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 2nd July

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateJuly

Date of Event: Saturday 04.07.15
Title of Event: Yorkshire Voices

Description: We invite you to enjoy an evening picnic concert of choral music. Local choirs will perform varied repertoires of popular, classical & theatrical music in the glorious surroundings of the Yorkshire Arboretum.

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Saturday 4th July

Yorkshire Voices

We invite you to enjoy an evening picnic concert of choral music. Local choirs will perform varied repertoires of popular, classical & theatrical music in the glorious surroundings of the Yorkshire Arboretum.

Time: TBC

Where: Visitor centre.

Cost: £TBC

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org Additional booking routes will be announced nearer the time.

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DateJuly

Date of Event: Thursday 09.07.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 9th July

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateJuly

Date of Event: Tuesday 14.07.15
Title of Event: Arboretum Walk

Description: Our Director John Grimshaw leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore & learn about the arboretum's wildflowers & meadows.

 

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Tuesday 14th July

Wildflower Walk

Our Director John Grimshaw leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore & learn about the arboretum's wildflowers & meadows.

Time: 10.30 - 11.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £3.00 Child £2.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateJuly

Date of Event: Thursday 16.07.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 16th July

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateJuly

Date of Event: Sunday 19.07.15
Title of Event: Have A Go At Making Paper

Try your hand at papermaking and visit the accompanying exhibition by papermaking artist Niki Hampson from Pulpitations. View Details

Sunday 19th July

Have A Go At Making Paper

Try your hand at papermaking and visit the accompanying exhibition by papermaking artist Niki Hampson from Pulpitations.

Time: 10.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: No booking required.

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DateJuly

Date of Event: Wednesday 22.07.15
Title of Event: Discovery Day

Description: Children aged 4-11 can discover the natural world during these hour-long drop-in sessions starting at half past the hour from 10:30 – 2:30 inclusive. This week’s activities are pond-dipping and shelter-building.

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Wednesday 22nd July

Discovery Day

Children aged 4-11 can discover the natural world during these hour-long drop-in sessions starting at half past the hour from 10:30 – 2:30 inclusive. This week’s activities are pond-dipping and shelter-building.

Time: 10.30 - 11.30, 11.30 - 12.30, 12.30 - 13.30 and 13.30 - 14.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £6, Child £3.50, Family £15

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateJuly

Date of Event: Thursday 23.07.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 23rd July

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateJuly

Date of Event: Saturday 25.07.15
Title of Event: Dragon & Damselflies

Description: After a short briefing, enjoy a walk into the arboretum to find & identify dragonflies & damselflies.

 

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Saturday 25th July

Dragon & Damselflies

After a short briefing, enjoy a walk into the arboretum to find & identify dragonflies & damselflies.

Time: 13.00 - 15.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £7.50 Child £5.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateJuly

Date of Event: Monday 27.07.15
Title of Event: Explorers' Club

Description: Intrepid explorers aged 6-11 can spend the day exploring the arboretum and enjoying nature-based activities. No adults allowed! Lunch included. Activities include a minibeast hunt, decomposition activities, art, outdoor music and crafts.

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Monday 27th July

Explorers' Club

Intrepid explorers aged 6-11 can spend the day exploring the arboretum and enjoying nature-based activities. No adults allowed! Lunch included. Activities include a minibeast hunt, decomposition activities, art, outdoor music and crafts.

Time: 10.00 -15.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: £15.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateJuly

Date of Event: Wednesday 29.07.15
Title of Event: Discovery Day

Description: Children aged 4-11 can discover the natural world during these hour-long drop-in sessions starting at half past the hour from 10:30 – 2:30 inclusive. This week’s activities are a minibeast hunt and orienteering.

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Wednesday 29nd July

Discovery Day

Children aged 4-11 can discover the natural world during these hour-long drop-in sessions starting at half past the hour from 10:30 – 2:30 inclusive. This week’s activities are a minibeast hunt and orienteering.

Time: 10.30 - 11.30, 11.30 - 12.30, 12.30 - 13.30, 13.30 - 14.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £6.00 Child £3.50 Family £15.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateJuly

Date of Event: Thursday 30.07.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 30th July

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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August

DateAugust

Date of Event: Monday 03.08.15
Title of Event: Family Fun Papermaking

Learn how to make recycled paper from colourful pulps then forage and collect materials from the arboretum to decorate and experiment with. Your pieces of paper can be taken home to use for card making, book covers and framing.

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Monday 3rd August

Family Fun Papermaking

Learn how to make recycled paper from colourful pulps then forage and collect materials from the arboretum to decorate and experiment with. Your pieces of paper can be taken home to use for card making, book covers and framing.

Time: 10.00 - 12.30 or 13.30 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £12.50, Child £10.00, Family £40.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Tuesday 04.08.15
Title of Event: Willow Sculpture - Chickens

Description: Learn to weave a willow chicken under frame with a random weave using buff willow and 3D techniques in the glorious surroundings of the arboretum and take home your finished piece to show it off to family and friends.

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Tuesday 4th August

Willow Sculpture - Chickens

Learn to weave a willow chicken under frame with a random weave using buff willow and 3D techniques in the glorious surroundings of the arboretum and take home your finished piece to show it off to family and friends. All materials and light refreshments included. Please bring sharp secateurs.

Time: 10.30 - 16.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adults £50.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Wednesday 05.08.15
Title of Event: Members' coffee morning

Description: Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - John Grimshaw - Director.

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Wednesday 5th August

Members' coffee morning

Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - John Grimshaw - Director.

Time: 11.00 - 12.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free for members

Booking Details: No booking required. Just purchase your coffee and meet in the café shortly before the start time.

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Wednesday 05.08.15
Title of Event: Discovery Day

Description: Children aged 4-11 can discover the natural world during these hour-long drop-in sessions starting at half past the hour from 10:30 – 2:30 inclusive. This week’s activities are pond-dipping and a minibeast hunt.

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Wednesday 5th August

Discovery Day

Children aged 4-11 can discover the natural world during these hour-long drop-in sessions starting at half past the hour from 10:30 – 2:30 inclusive. This week’s activities are pond-dipping and a minibeast hunt.

Time: 10.30 - 11.30, 11.30 - 12.30, 12.30 - 13.30, 13.30 - 14.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £6.00 Child £3.50 Family £15.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Thursday 06.08.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 6th August

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Sunday 09.08.15
Title of Event: Ferrous Forest

An introduction day to bushcraft and blacksmithing. Take part in two half day sessions that will showcase the best in these fascinating traditional practices. For adults and children aged ten and upwards.

 

 

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Monday 9th August

Ferrous Forest

An introduction day to bushcraft and blacksmithing. Take part in two half day sessions that will showcase the best in these fascinating traditional practices. For adults and children aged ten and upwards.

Time: 10.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: £60.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Monday 10.08.15
Title of Event: Explorers' Club

Description: Intrepid explorers aged 6-11 can spend the day exploring the arboretum and enjoying nature-based activities. No adults allowed! Lunch included. Activities include making a story stick, meet a tree, story trail, colour collection, crafts, design a tree and poetry.

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Monday 10th August

Explorers' Club

Intrepid explorers aged 6-11 can spend the day exploring the arboretum and enjoying nature-based activities. No adults allowed! Lunch included. Activities include making a story stick, meet a tree, story trail, colour collection, crafts, design a tree and poetry.

Time: 10.00 -15.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: £15.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Tuesday 11.08.15
Title of Event: Arboretum Walk

Description: Our Director John Grimshaw leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore & learn about the arboretum's wildflowers & meadows.

 

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Tuesday 11th August

Wildflower Walk

Our Director John Grimshaw leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore & learn about the arboretum's wildflowers & meadows.

Time: 10.30 - 11.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £3.00 Child £2.00

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Wednesday 12.08.15
Title of Event: Discovery Day

Description: Children aged 4-11 can discover the natural world during these hour-long drop-in sessions starting at half past the hour from 10:30 – 2:30 inclusive. This week’s activities are a minibeast hunt and outdoor music.

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Wednesday 12th August

Discovery Day

Children aged 4-11 can discover the natural world during these hour-long drop-in sessions starting at half past the hour from 10:30 – 2:30 inclusive. This week’s activities are a minibeast hunt and outdoor music.

Time: 10.30 - 11.30, 11.30 - 12.30, 12.30 - 13.30, 13.30 - 14.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £6.00 Child £3.50 Family £15.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Thursday 13.08.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 13th August

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Friday 14.08.15
Title of Event: Lullula Arborea Exhibition Preview Evening

Description: A chance to marvel at The Woodlark, Malton-based cabinet maker Mark Bennett, who presents an exploration into remarkable timbers found throughout the UK. Mark collects and gathers trees that yield unusual figure to create unique and playful pieces of sculpture and furniture. The exhibition runs from 15 to 31 August.

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Friday 14th August

Lullula Arborea Exhibition Preview Evening

A chance to marvel at The Woodlark, Malton-based cabinet maker Mark Bennett, who presents an exploration into remarkable timbers found throughout the UK. Mark collects and gathers trees that yield unusual figure to create unique and playful pieces of sculpture and furniture. The exhibition runs from 15 to 31 August.

Time: 17.00 - 20.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free for members

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Saturday 15.08.15
Title of Event: Lullula Arborea Exhibition

Description: A chance to marvel at The Woodlark, Malton-based cabinet maker Mark Bennett, who presents an exploration into remarkable timbers found throughout the UK. Mark collects and gathers trees that yield unusual figure to create unique and playful pieces of sculpture and furniture. The exhibition runs from 15 to 31 August.

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Saturday 15th August

Lullula Arborea Exhibition

A chance to marvel at The Woodlark, Malton-based cabinet maker Mark Bennett, who presents an exploration into remarkable timbers found throughout the UK. Mark collects and gathers trees that yield unusual figure to create unique and playful pieces of sculpture and furniture. The exhibition runs from 15 to 31 August.

Time: 10.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: No need to book

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Sunday 16.08.14
Title of Event: Small Mammal Survey

Description: A great opportunity for all to discover more about the mammals that can be found in the arboretum. Starting at 9am, the session will be led by Yorkshire Mammal Group who will open the traps left overnight, and discuss what creatures emerge!

 

 

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Sunday 16th August

Small Mammal Survey

A great opportunity for all to discover more about the mammals that can be found in the arboretum. Starting at 9am, the session will be led by Yorkshire Mammal Group who will open the traps left overnight, and discuss what creatures emerge!

Time: 09.00 - 12.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £10.00 Child £5.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Wednesday 19.08.15
Title of Event: Discovery Day

Description: Children aged 4-11 can discover the natural world during these hour-long drop-in sessions starting at half past the hour from 10:30 – 2:30 inclusive. This week’s activities are pond-dipping and shelter-building.

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Wednesday 19th August

Discovery Day

Children aged 4-11 can discover the natural world during these hour-long drop-in sessions starting at half past the hour from 10:30 – 2:30 inclusive. This week’s activities are pond-dipping and shelter-building.

Time: 10.30 - 11.30, 11.30 - 12.30, 12.30 - 13.30, 13.30 - 14.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £6.00 Child £3.50 Family £15.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Thursday 20.08.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 20th August

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Sunday 23.08.15
Title of Event: Hawk Walk

Description: Enjoy a walk with a hawk following through the trees & flying to your gloved fist, & owls flying to you from perches. Learn about these fascinating birds & the work of a falconer.

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Sunday 23rd August

Hawk Walk

Enjoy a walk with a hawk following through the trees & flying to your gloved fist, & owls flying to you from perches. Learn about these fascinating birds & the work of a falconer.

Time: 11.00 - 12.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: £40.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Sunday 23.08.15
Title of Event: Solar Gazing

Description: Explore the wonders of sun under the expert guidance of the York Astronomical Society.

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Sunday 23rd August

Solar Gazing

Explore the wonders of sun under the expert guidance of the York Astronomical Society.

Time: 12.00 - 15.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: No need to book for this event

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Monday 24.08.15
Title of Event: Explorers' Club

Description: Intrepid explorers aged 6-11 can spend the day exploring the arboretum and enjoying nature-based activities. No adults allowed! Lunch included. Activities include orienteering, shelter building, crafts, owl pellet dissection, certificate making.

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Monday 24th August

Explorers' Club

Intrepid explorers aged 6-11 can spend the day exploring the arboretum and enjoying nature-based activities. No adults allowed! Lunch included. Activities include orienteering, shelter building, crafts, owl pellet dissection, certificate making.

Time: 10.00 -15.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: £15.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Wednesday 26.08.15
Title of Event: Discovery Day

Description:The discovery days are drop in sessions focussing on pond dipping, minibeast hunts, shelter building, and the adventure with the Forest Fairy. Why not explore your skills at building dens and imagine you are staying in your shelter for the night. Or sharpen your skills at identifying the smaller creatures which live in our lake. Or make a habitat for a minibeast with food, water and shelter, or find the Fairy hiding in the trees and explore plants on a magical walk? This week - minibeast hunt and orienteering.

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Wednesday 26th August

Discovery Day

The discovery days are drop in sessions focussing on pond dipping, minibeast hunts, shelter building, and the adventure with the Forest Fairy. Why not explore your skills at building dens and imagine you are staying in your shelter for the night. Or sharpen your skills at identifying the smaller creatures which live in our lake. Or make a habitat for a minibeast with food, water and shelter, or find the Fairy hiding in the trees and explore plants on a magical walk? This week - minibeast hunt and orienteering.

Time: 10.30 - 11.30, 11.30 - 12.30, 12.30 - 13.30, 13.30 - 14.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £6.00 Child £3.50 Family £15.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Thursday 27.08.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 27th August

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateAugust

Date of Event: Saturday 29.08.15
Title of Event: Creatures of the Night

Description: Join us at the arboretum as we celebrate the creatures of the night with a bat-walk and then a moth-trapping event. Our experts will guide you on an after-hours walk around the arboretum to see what magical nocturnal creatures are out there!

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Saturday 29th August

Creatures of the Night

Join us at the arboretum as we celebrate the creatures of the night with a bat-walk and then a moth-trapping event. Our experts will guide you on an after-hours walk around the arboretum to see what magical nocturnal creatures are out there!

Time: 19.30 - 22.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £10.00 Child £5.00 Family (2+2) £25.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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September

DateSeptember

Date of Event: Wednesday 02.09.15
Title of Event: Members' coffee morning

Description: Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - Nicola Hall - Plant Records.

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Wednesday 2nd September

Members' coffee morning

Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - Nicola Hall - Plant Records.

Time: 11.00 - 12.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free for members

Booking Details: No booking required. Just purchase your coffee and meet in the café shortly before the start time.

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DateSeptember

Date of Event: Thursday 03.09.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 3rd September

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateSeptember

Date of Event: Saturday 05.09.15
Title of Event: Stargazing Evening

Description: Explore the wonders of the night sky, including star clusters, nebulae & galaxies, under the guidance of the York Astronomical Society. Soup & sandwich supper included.

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Saturday 5th September

Stargazing Evening

Explore the wonders of the night sky, including star clusters, nebulae & galaxies, under the guidance of the York Astronomical Society. Soup & sandwich supper included.

Time: 19.30 - 22.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £12.50 Child £7.50 Family (2+2) £35.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateSeptember

Date of Event: Tuesday 08.09.15
Title of Event: Arboretum Walk

Description: Alastair Fitter, Chair of the Trustees, leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore and learn about the arboretum's trees and plants in this season.

 

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Tuesday 8th September

Wildflower Walk

Alastair Fitter, Chair of the Trustees, leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore and learn about the arboretum's trees and plants in this season.

Time: 10.30 - 11.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £3.00 Child £2.00

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateSeptember

Date of Event: Thursday 10.09.15
Title of Event: Gardens and Gardening Group

Description: Simon Crawford, Commercial Horticulture and the Plant Breeders Dilemma, an overview of plant-breeding for the commercial grower versus the garden. Simon has vast experience in the forgotten side of gardening – commercial production – and now works for Burpee Europe in Driffield.

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Thursday 10th September

Gardens and Gardening Group

Simon Crawford, Commercial Horticulture and the Plant Breeders Dilemma, an overview of plant-breeding for the commercial grower versus the garden. Simon has vast experience in the forgotten side of gardening – commercial production – and now works for Burpee Europe in Driffield.

Time: 19.30 - 21.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £3.50 Child £2.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateSeptember

Date of Event: Thursday 10.09.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 10th September

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateSeptember

Date of Event: Thursday 17.09.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 17th September

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateSeptember

Date of Event: Thursday 24.09.15
Title of Event: Silk Painting

Description: Learn about silk & its history, & how to prepare for & paint a silk picture. Create your own window roundel, suncatcher or small picture under the guidance of your tutor & take home your silk masterpiece to show family & friends. Tuition, materials, light refreshments & buffet lunch included.

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Thursday 24th September

Silk Painting

Learn about silk & its history, & how to prepare for & paint a silk picture. Create your own window roundel, suncatcher or small picture under the guidance of your tutor & take home your silk masterpiece to show family & friends. Tuition, materials, light refreshments & buffet lunch included.

Time: 10.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: £50.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateSeptember

Date of Event: Thursday 24.09.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 24th September

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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October

DateOctober

Date of Event: Thursday 01.10.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 1st October

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Wednesday 07.10.15
Title of Event: Members' coffee morning

Description: Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - Kathryn Hardaker - Education Officer.

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Wednesday 7th October

Members' coffee morning

Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - Kathryn Hardaker - Education Officer.

Time: 11.00 - 12.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free for members

Booking Details: No booking required. Just purchase your coffee and meet in the café shortly before the start time.

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Thursday 08.10.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 8th October

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Thursday 08.10.15
Title of Event: Gardens and Gardening Group

Description: We commemorate the thirtieth anniversary of the Guizhou Expedition 1985 with a talk by John Grimshaw, Director, including excerpts from Jim Russell’s account of the trip.

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Thursday 8th October

Gardens and Gardening Group

We commemorate the thirtieth anniversary of the Guizhou Expedition 1985 with a talk by John Grimshaw, Director, including excerpts from Jim Russell’s account of the trip.

Time: 19.30 - 21.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £3.50 Child £2.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Friday 09.10.15
Title of Event: Life Members' Afternoon

Description: Life Members are cordially invited to join the Chair of Trustees and the Director for a walk in the arboretum followed by tea.

 

 

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Friday 9th October

Life Members' Day

Life Members are cordially invited to join the Chair of Trustees and the Director for a walk in the arboretum followed by tea.

Time: tbc

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free to members

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Friday 09.10.15
Title of Event: Simon Roy Photography Exhibition Preview Evening

Description: Members and friends of the arboretum are invited to an exclusive preview of an exhibition by acclaimed wildlife photographer Simon Roy. The exhibition runs from 10 to 24 October.

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Friday 9th October

Simon Roy Photography Exhibition Preview Evening

Members and friends of the arboretum are invited to an exclusive preview of an exhibition by acclaimed wildlife photographer Simon Roy. The exhibition runs from 10 to 24 October.

Time: 17.00 - 20.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free for members

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Saturday 10.10.15
Title of Event: Simon Roy Photography Exhibition

Description: An exclusive exhibition by acclaimed wildlife photographer Simon Roy. The exhibition runs from 10 to 24 October.

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Saturday 10th October

Simon Roy Photography Exhibition

An exclusive exhibition by acclaimed wildlife photographer Simon Roy. The exhibition runs from 10 to 24 October.

Time: 10.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: No need to book

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Saturday 10.10.15
Title of Event: Fungi Foray

Description: Learn how to identify common, & not so common, species of fungi & take a guided walk into the arboretum to see what you can find.

 

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Saturday 10th October

Fungi Foray

Learn how to identify common, & not so common, species of fungi & take a guided walk into the arboretum to see what you can find.

Time: 14.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £7.50 Child £5.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Sunday 11.10.15
Title of Event: Hawk Walk

Description: Enjoy a walk with a hawk following through the trees & flying to your gloved fist, & owls flying to you from perches. Learn about these fascinating birds & the work of a falconer.

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Sunday 11th October

Hawk Walk

Enjoy a walk with a hawk following through the trees & flying to your gloved fist, & owls flying to you from perches. Learn about these fascinating birds & the work of a falconer.

Time: 11.00 - 12.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: £40.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Tuesday 13.10.15
Title of Event: Arboretum Walk

Description: Our Director John Grimshaw leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore & learn about the arboretum's wildflowers & meadows.

 

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Tuesday 13th October

Wildflower Walk

Our Director John Grimshaw leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore & learn about the arboretum's wildflowers & meadows.

Time: 10.30 - 11.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £3.00 Child £2.00

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Wednesday 14.10.15 - Thursday 15.10.15
Title of Event: Autumn Garden Visit

Description: Details and prices to follow.

 

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Wednesday 14th October

Autumn Garden Visit

Details and prices to follow.

Time: TBC

Where: TBC

Cost: TBC

Booking Details: TBC

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Thursday 15.10.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 15th October

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Saturday 17.10.15
Title of Event: Dead Hedging Workshop

Description: Learn about the wonderful art of dead hedging as our experts instruct you in a fun and interactive workshop where you’ll learn about the history and benefits of dead hedging and then have a go yourself!

 

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Saturday 17th October

Dead Hedging Workshop

Learn about the wonderful art of dead hedging as our experts instruct you in a fun and interactive workshop where you’ll learn about the history and benefits of dead hedging and then have a go yourself!

Time: 10.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adults £10.00 Child £5.00 Family £25.00

Booking Details:Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Sunday 18.10.15
Title of Event: Castle Howard Annual Pass Holders' Day

Description: An opportunity for Castle Howard's Annual Pass holders to visit the Yorkshire Arboretum without charge


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Sunday 18th October

Castle Howard Annual Pass Holders' Day

An opportunity for Castle Howard's Annual Pass holders to visit the Yorkshire Arboretum without charge 

Time: 10.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: No booking required

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Wednesday 21.10.15
Title of Event: Castle Howard Annual Pass Holders' Day

Description: An opportunity for Castle Howard's Annual Pass holders to visit the Yorkshire Arboretum without charge


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Wednesday 21st October

Castle Howard Annual Pass Holders' Day

An opportunity for Castle Howard's Annual Pass holders to visit the Yorkshire Arboretum without charge 

Time: 10.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: No booking required

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Thursday 22.10.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 22nd October

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Sunday 25.10.15
Title of Event: Ray Wood Autumn Tour

Description: Ray Wood is an exquisite woodland garden designed and planted by James Russell, the architect of the Yorkshire Arboretum, with trees and shrubs hailing from places as diverse as Argentina, China, India and Japan. Join this exclusive members' tour to explore this outstanding garden in the company of an expert guide.

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Sunday 25th October

Ray Wood Autumn Tour

Ray Wood is an exquisite woodland garden designed and planted by James Russell, the architect of the Yorkshire Arboretum, with trees and shrubs hailing from places as diverse as Argentina, China, India and Japan. Join this exclusive members' tour to explore this outstanding garden in the company of an expert guide.

Time: 10.30 - 12.30 and 14.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free to members

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Tuesday 27.10.15
Title of Event: Ray Wood Autumn Tour

Description: Ray Wood is an exquisite woodland garden designed and planted by James Russell, the architect of the Yorkshire Arboretum, with trees and shrubs hailing from places as diverse as Argentina, China, India and Japan. Join this exclusive members' tour to explore this outstanding garden in the company of an expert guide.

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Tuesday 27th October

Ray Wood Autumn Tour

Ray Wood is an exquisite woodland garden designed and planted by James Russell, the architect of the Yorkshire Arboretum, with trees and shrubs hailing from places as diverse as Argentina, China, India and Japan. Join this exclusive members' tour to explore this outstanding garden in the company of an expert guide.

Time: 10.30 - 12.30 and 14.00 - 16.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free to members

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Thursday 29.10.15
Title of Event: Free Weekly Drop-in tour

Description: Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.

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Thursday 29th October

Free Weekly drop-in tour

Our friendly, expert guide will introduce you to the collection, explain the arboretum's history & show you the best of our seasonal treasures. Tours last 1- 2 hours (depending on the season, the weather, how much we chat & how slowly we walk!). Just drop in & join in.  

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free

Booking Details: There's no need to book for this event. Just meet at the Visitor Centre shortly before the start time and join in.

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DateOctober

Date of Event: Thursday 29.10.15
Title of Event: Fungi Foray

Description: Learn how to identify common, & not so common, species of fungi & take a guided walk into the arboretum to see what you can find.

 

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Thursday 29th October

Fungi Foray

Learn how to identify common, & not so common, species of fungi & take a guided walk into the arboretum to see what you can find.

Time: 13.00 - 15.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £7.50 Child £5.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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November

DateNovember

Date of Event: Wednesday 04.11.15
Title of Event: Members' coffee morning

Description: Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - Neil Batty - Operations.

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Wednesday 4th November

Members' coffee morning

Each month Members are invited to join one of our staff team for a coffee & informal discussion, including a short walk to see the projects they’re working on. We start promptly at 11.00, so purchase your coffee in good time! This month - Neil Batty - Operations.

Time: 11.00 - 12.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Free for members

Booking Details: No booking required. Just purchase your coffee and meet in the café shortly before the start time.

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DateNovember

Date of Event: Tuesday 10.11.15
Title of Event: Arboretum Walk

Description: Our Director John Grimshaw leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore & learn about the arboretum's wildflowers & meadows.

 

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Tuesday 10th November

Wildflower Walk

Our Director John Grimshaw leads a walk into the arboretum. Join him to explore & learn about the arboretum's wildflowers & meadows.

Time: 10.30 - 11.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £3.00 Child £2.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateNovember

Date of Event: Thursday 12.11.15
Title of Event: Gardens and Gardening Group

Description: Alastair Fitter, our Chair of Trustees, will speak on Friendly Fungi – the essential connections between fungus and roots that support our trees and many other plants.

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Thursday 12th November

Gardens and Gardening Group

Alastair Fitter, our Chair of Trustees, will speak on Friendly Fungi – the essential connections between fungus and roots that support our trees and many other plants.

Time: 19.30 - 21.30

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £3.50 Child £2.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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DateNovember

Date of Event: Friday 20.11.15
Title of Event: Christmas Wreath Workshop

Description: Create a natural willow wreath using colourful seasonal materials. Using brown willow you will weave a base, which we will then learn to decorate using natural materials. Please bring cuttings to decorate your wreath with and sharp secateurs.

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Friday 20th November

Christmas Wreath Workshop

Create a natural willow wreath using colourful seasonal materials. Using brown willow you will weave a base, which we will then learn to decorate using natural materials. Please bring cuttings to decorate your wreath with and sharp secateurs.

Time: 10.30 - 12.30 and 13.00 - 15.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult £35.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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December

DateDecember

Date of Event: Saturday 26.12.15
Title of Event: Winter Welly Walk

Description: Enjoy a walk around the grounds of the Yorkshire Arboretum with family & friends in the fresh air & return to hot & cold drinks, home-made treats & plenty of festive cheer!

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Saturday 26th December

Winter Welly Walk

Enjoy a walk around the grounds of the Yorkshire Arboretum with family & friends in the fresh air & return to hot & cold drinks, home-made treats & plenty of festive cheer!

Time: 10.30 - 15.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult 7.00 Child £5.00 Family (2+2) £20.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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January

DateJanuary

Date of Event: Friday 01.01.16
Title of Event: Winter Welly Walk

Description: Enjoy a walk around the grounds of the Yorkshire Arboretum with family & friends in the fresh air & return to hot & cold drinks, home-made treats & plenty of festive cheer!

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Friday 1st January

Winter Welly Walk

Enjoy a walk around the grounds of the Yorkshire Arboretum with family & friends in the fresh air & return to hot & cold drinks, home-made treats & plenty of festive cheer!

Time: 10.30 - 15.00

Where: Visitor centre

Cost: Adult 7.00 Child £5.00 Family (2+2) £20.00

Booking Details: Please book in person at the Visitor Centre, by calling 01653 648598 or email visit@yorkshirearboretum.org

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