Apple Day at the Nature Discovery Centre

Nature Discovery Centre Lower Way, Thatcham

Held in conjunction with Thatcham Festival, join us to discover our local heritage fruit trees, watch Kennet Morris Dancers, listen to story telling by Really Rural Productions, join our apple-themed children’s activities and much more. £1 donation requested.

Saturn & Jupiter Observation Evening

Nature Discovery Centre Lower Way, Thatcham

This event will feature observations of the Thatcham Night Sky, if clear, using Newbury Astronomical Society’s telescopes, as well as Astronomical displays and demonstrations inside the Discovery Centre. Short talks on various aspects of astronomy will also feature. The event is free but places must be booked at:  

Ailsa’s Walks and Talks: Birds of Berkshire

Nature Discovery Centre Lower Way, Thatcham

Learn about Nightjars on heathland, Nightingales in scrub, Grebes on lakes, and more in this talk by Ailsa Claybourne. Tickets £5. Book here:

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