Event calendar 2024

Worth Marshes – Recreation of a Wetland – Vicki Peaple (talk)

Thursday 16th May 2024

7:30pm to 9:30pm

Grove Green Hall, Penhurst Close, Maidstone, ME14 5BT

Price: £5

E-mail: maidstonerspb@gmail.com

Teston Bridge Country Park (field trip)

Saturday 25th May 2024

10am to 2pm. Times are approximate and will be confirmed by Steve when you book your place on the walk.

3-mile walk. Car parking charges apply.

Read more about Teston Bridge Country Park

Price: Free for Maidstone Local Group members, £5 for non-group members, including the option to join.

Booking essential: please email us at maidstonerspb@gmail.com to book.

Hothfield Heathlands (field trip)

Wednesday 5th June 2024

10am to 2pm. Times are approximate and will be confirmed by Steve when you book your place on the walk.

Read more about Hothfield Heathlands Nature Reserve

Price: Free for Maidstone Local Group members, £5 for non-group members, including the option to join.

Booking essential: please email us at maidstonerspb@gmail.com to book.

Birding Japan’s Smaller Islands – Paul Hale (talk)

Thursday 20th June 2024

7:30pm to 9:30pm

Grove Green Hall, Penhurst Close, Maidstone, ME14 5BT

Price: £5

E-mail: maidstonerspb@gmail.com

White Cliffs of Dover (field trip)

Saturday 22nd June 2024

10am to 4pm. Times are approximate and will be confirmed by Steve when you book your place on the walk.

Price: Free for Maidstone Local Group members, £5 for non-group members, including the option to join.

Booking essential: please email us at maidstonerspb@gmail.com to book.

RSPB Dungeness (field trip)

Saturday 6th July 2024

10am to 4pm. Times are approximate and will be confirmed by Steve when you book your place on the walk.

Read more about Dungeness Nature Reserve

Price: Free for Maidstone Local Group members, £5 for non-group members, including the option to join.

Booking essential: please email us at maidstonerspb@gmail.com to book.

The Herpetofauna of Kent – Mike Phillips (talk)

Thursday 18th July 2024

7:30pm to 9:30pm

Grove Green Hall, Penhurst Close, Maidstone, ME14 5BT

Price: £5

E-mail: maidstonerspb@gmail.com

Stodmarsh Nature Reserve (field trip)

Saturday 27th July 2024

10am to 4pm. Times are approximate and will be confirmed by Steve when you book your place on the walk.

Read more about Stodmarsh Nature Reserve

Price: Free for Maidstone Local Group members, £5 for non-group members, including the option to join.

Booking essential: please email us at maidstonerspb@gmail.com to book.

Rye Harbour (field trip)

Saturday 7th September 2024

10am to 4pm. Times are approximate and will be confirmed by Steve when you book your place on the walk.

Read more about Rye Harbour Nature Reserve

Price: Free for Maidstone Local Group members, £5 for non-group members, including the option to join.

Booking essential: please email us at maidstonerspb@gmail.com to book.

Oare Marshes (field trip)

Wednesday 18th September 2024

Meet in Oare Marshes car park (charges apply)

10am to 2pm. Times are approximate and will be confirmed by Steve when you book your place on the walk.

Read more about Oare Marshes

Price: Free for Maidstone Local Group members, £5 for non-group members, including the option to join.

Booking essential: please email us at maidstonerspb@gmail.com to book.

Around the World in 80 Minutes – Chris Collins (talk)

Thursday 19th September 2024

7:30pm to 9:30pm

Grove Green Hall, Penhurst Close, Maidstone, ME14 5BT

Price: £5

E-mail: maidstonerspb@gmail.com

Shellness, Isle of Sheppey (field trip)

Saturday 5th October 2024

10am to 4pm. Times are approximate and will be confirmed by Steve when you book your place on the walk.

Price: Free for Maidstone Local Group members, £5 for non-group members, including the option to join.

Booking essential: please email us at maidstonerspb@gmail.com to book.

Garden Birds – Michael Walters (talk)

Thursday 17th October 2024

7:30pm to 9:30pm

Grove Green Hall, Penhurst Close, Maidstone, ME14 5BT

Price: £5

E-mail: maidstonerspb@gmail.com

Elmley Nature Reserve (field trip)

Saturday 26th October 2024

10am to 3pm. Times are approximate and will be confirmed by Steve when you book your place on the walk.

Read more about Elmley Nature Reserve

Price: Free for Maidstone Local Group members, £5 for non-group members, including the option to join.

Booking essential: please email us at maidstonerspb@gmail.com to book.

Life of the Puffin, Birds of Sea and Shore – David Boag (talk)

Thursday 21st November 2024

7:30pm to 9:30pm

Grove Green Hall, Penhurst Close, Maidstone, ME14 5BT

Price: £5

E-mail: maidstonerspb@gmail.com

RSPB Dungeness (field trip)

Saturday 7th December 2024

10am to 4pm. Times are approximate and will be confirmed by Steve when you book your place on the walk.

Read more about Dungeness Nature Reserve

Price: Free for Maidstone Local Group members, £5 for non-group members, including the option to join.

Booking essential: please email us at maidstonerspb@gmail.com to book.

Discovering Bird Sounds – Simon Ginnaw (talk)

Thursday 12th December 2024

7:30pm to 9:30pm

Grove Green Hall, Penhurst Close, Maidstone, ME14 5BT

Price: £5

E-mail: maidstonerspb@gmail.com