Summer at Batsford Arboretum
Make the most of fine summer weather by getting active in the arboretum
23 July | Moth Night | July is the busiest time of the year for our moths with a huge variety of brightly coloured species on the wing – the perfect time to learn about these fascinating nocturnal insects. Join Warwickshire moth expert Bob Cox with the rest of the BBC N Deavour moth group as we discover more about our native moths. After an introductory presentation there’ll be demonstrations of trapping techniques live in the arboretum followed by inspections and recordings of the moths we’ve found. 8.30pm onwards. The event will go on until well past midnight but please feel free to leave whenever you wish. Tickets cost £5 for adults and £3 for children, on sale at Batsford Arboretum or by calling 01386 701441.
31 July | Learn Tai Chi in a morning | A one-day introductory course for beginners in the wonderful setting of Batsford Arboretum.
The Tai Chi course costs just £24.95 per person, visit www.lctkd.com/batsford or call 07517 437300 for more details and to book. 10am-1pm.
1-31 August | The Big Batsford Bug Hunt | Make the most of fine summer weather by getting active in the arboretum. Find the creepy crawlies hidden around the arboretum, mark their location on our map using the stickers provided and pick up a goodie bag! The Bug Hunt costs £2.50 per child (plus arboretum entrance fee) and all children must be accompanied by an adult (arboretum entrance fee applies). No booking required – just turn up and enjoy!
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