LOCAL SUMMER ACTIVITIES
Sunday 25th May
Dawn chorus experience
6 am Meet in Respryn car park.
Riverside and woodland walk in Respryn Nature Reserve to hear the spring dawn chorus. With luck we might see breeding dipper, kingfisher and pied flycatcher. Bring warm, waterproof clothing in case of wet weather, drinks, and binoculars.
Sunday 22nd June
Smallholders’ country fair and market
Pencarrow House and Gardens, Bodmin
Garden produce and plants from the surrounding countryside. Rural skills and crafts, including brass band, dog show, dog agility, sheep herding and shearing. Games and fun for the children ACTIVITIES.
For more details call 01840 250586.
Saturday 28th June
St George’s Island
10.00 am-12.30 pm. Transport by boat leaving promptly from the Lifeboat Station, East Looe seafront.
Gentle walk and talk by an expert on the wonderful and diverse bird life that visits the island. Wear suitable footwear and clothing, bring food and drink.
Cost £7.50. Booking is essential, on 07933 765581. Trip may be cancelled in the event of strong winds or heavy rain.
Monday 30th June
Exploring local ponds and rivers
2-4 pm. Meet at car park opposite Kit Farm.
Come and find out about all kinds of creatures living in water. Children under 16 to be accompanied at all times by an adult. Please bring sun cream, sun hat, sketch pad and pencils – but no pets. Nothing to pay, but booking is advisable (01872 468323).
Thursday 3rd July
10 am. Meet at White cross car park.
A unique opportunity to explore the beautiful estuary of the Fowey. Light and stable Canadian canoes have plenty of space. Full instructions and equipment provided. No previous experience necessary, though you must be used to strenuous exercise! Approx 4 hours.
Adults £25; Children £20. Book on 01208 265220.
Saturday 12th July
Craft fair and coffee morning
9.30am-12.30pm. Millbrook Village Hall
Variety of stalls selling wooden toys and puzzles, jewellery, hand-painted silk scarves, textiles, silks, ceramics and soaps. All made by hand in the local area.
Free entry. Disabled access.
More details at www.roymarg.com