Warnham Local Nature Reserve

2022 Events at Warnham Local Nature Reserve

From expert-led talks and guided tours to children's activities and trails, there are events to suit all ages and interests at Warnham Local Nature Reserve. These events are run in conjunction with the Friends of Warnham Local Nature Reserve


Seasonal Guided Walk
Saturday 19 November

9.30am - 11.30am

As autumn turns to winter, join one of our volunteers to explore the reserve on this guided walk.

Please meet outside the Visitor Centre and come prepared for cold and wet weather.

Entry Fee 
Members  - Free
Non Member - £4.00

Booking is essential as places are strictly limited.
To book, please call  01403 756238.

Autumn Guided Walk

Christmas Come and Make
Saturday 3 December

Hourly sessions 10.00am, 11.00am, 12.00 noon

Come along and make a treat for the birds and a decoration for the Christmas Tree.

Sessions will be held at 10.00, 11.00 & 12.00. These activities are aimed at primary school aged children.

Entry Fee 
Children - £3.00
All children must be accompanied by a parent / guardian at all times.

Booking is essential as places are strictly limited.
To book, please call  01403 756238.

Children's Craft Tree and Robin

'What's For Dinner?'
Thursday 1 December

7.30pm - 9.30pm
This is a fascinating, hands-on session exploring an owl's diet  by dissecting its pellets.

All equipment for the evening will be supplied.

Entry Fee 
Members  - Free
Non Member - £4.00

Booking is essential as places are strictly limited.
To book, please call  01403 756238.

Owl Pellet Dissection

Christmas Stories at Bedtime
Wednesday 7 December

4.15pm - 5.00pm

Tuck up warm in your PJs, grab your teddy and joins us for a selection of nature inspired Christmas Stories at Bedtime.

Read by Natalie from the West Sussex Library Service, you'll enjoy woodland tales, snuggly stories and discover what one special creature heard at Christmas.

This free event is suitable for children under 7.
This event will take place in the Discovery Hub and children must be accompanied at all times.

Entry Fee 
This event is free but places are strictly limited and must be pre-booked.

Children's Stories at Bedtime

Christmas Wreath Workshops
Thursday 8 December
10.00am - 12..00pm and 1.00pm - 3.00pm
Friday 9 December
10.00am - 12.00pm

Start the Christmas season by joining us on one of our ever popular wreath making workshops.
The workshop fee includes materials and refreshments. Please bring any gardening gloves, secateurs and any spare greenery you may have.

Workshop Fee
£20.00 per person

Booking is essential as places are strictly limited.
To book, please call  01403 756238.

wreath making

Christmas Craft Workshop
Friday 9 December,
1.00pm - 3.00pm

Come and have a go at making these lovely poinsettias from Italian crepe paper.
No experience is necessary - just bring yourself and your enthusiasm. All equipment and materials will be provided.
The workshop fee includes refreshments.  

Workshop Fee
£20.00 per person

Booking is essential as places are strictly limited.
To book, please call  01403 756238.

Poinsetta

More Events Coming Soon

Look out for more great events in  2023.

Please check back for more details soon.