Parks and countryside related events

  • Volunteering at Farnham Park

    • Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - Wednesday, 28 March 2018 at 09:30 - 12:30
    • Location: Farnham Park
    • Cost: Free

    Volunteer sessions take place every Wednesday morning from 9:30 – 12:30 to assist in the management of this historic deer park.

  • Volunteering at Summerlands woodland and pond

    • Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - Wednesday, 8 November 2017 at 10:00 - 13:00
    • Location: Summerlands woodland and pond GU6 7DD
    • Cost: Free

    These sessions are led by James and will be from 10:00 - 13:00.

  • Volunteering at Mare Hill Common

    • Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - Wednesday, 14 March 2018 at 10:00 - 15:30
    • Location: Mare Hill Common, Witley Roke Lane Witley GU8 5NZ
    • Cost: Free

    Volunteer sessions from 10:00 - 15:30 usually take place on the second Wednesday of the month, though there are occasional sessions on other Wednesdays.

  • Volunteering at Broadwater Park

    • Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - Wednesday, 21 March 2018 at 10:00 - 13:00
    • Location: Broadwater Park
    • Cost: Free

    Volunteer sessions are run on the third Wednesday of the month, from 10:00 - 13:00. Meet at the Old Stable Block, next to the community centre off Summers road, GU7 3BH. Sessions led by Jake.

  • Volunteering at the Lammas Lands

    • Wednesday, 25 October 2017 - Wednesday, 28 March 2018 at 10:00 - 13:00
    • Location: Lammas Lands GU7 1HR
    • Cost: Free

    Volunteer sessions on these floodplain meadows usually take place on the fourth Wednesday of the month from 10:00 – 13:00. Sessions led by James.

  • Volunteering at Frensham Common

    • Wednesday, 25 October 2017 - Wednesday, 28 March 2018 at 10:00 - 15:30
    • Location: Frensham Common
    • Cost: Free

    Volunteer sessions usually take place every Wednesday from 10:00 – 15:30, apart from the second Wednesday of the month where the session will instead be at Mare Hill Common.

  • Volunteering at Blackheath Common

    • Thursday, 26 October 2017 - Wednesday, 21 March 2018 at 10:00 - 13:00
    • Location: Blackheath Common GU4 8RB
    • Cost: Free

    Volunteer sessions usually take place on the fourth Thursday of every month, from 10:00 – 13:00. Sessions led by James.

  • Volunteering at Haste Hill Common

    • Sunday, 5 November 2017 at 10:00
    • Location: Haste Hill Common, Haslemere
    • Cost: Free

    Pond weed removal and holly clearance: We will be removing invasive weed from the pond and clearing dense stands of holly from the surrounds to make some space for other woodland plants.

  • Volunteering at Phillips Memorial Park

    • Wednesday, 8 November 2017 - Wednesday, 14 March 2018 at 10:00 - 13:00
    • Location: Phillips Memorial Park GU7 1EE
    • Cost: Free

    Help restore the much-loved Phillips Memorial Park in Godalming by joining in with other volunteers on the second Wednesday of the month from 10:00 – 13:00.

  • Volunteering at Compton Copse, Farnham

    • Saturday, 25 November 2017 at 10:00
    • Location: Compton Copse, Farnham
    • Cost: Free

    Holly clearance: We will be clearing stands of dense holly to give other woodland species more space and light.

  • Volunteering at Shepherds Hill Common

    • Sunday, 26 November 2017 at 10:00
    • Location: Shepherds Hill Common, Haslemere
    • Cost: Free

    Cherry laurel and holly clearance: We will be clearing invasive cherry laurel and holly from this historic common in the heart of Haslemere. Session led by Vicky.

  • Volunteering at Mare Hill Common

    • Sunday, 10 December 2017 at 10:00 - 13:00
    • Location: Mare Hill Common, Witley Roke Lane Witley GU8 5NZ
    • Cost: Free

    Cut your own Christmas tree! We will spend the morning between 10:00 and 13:00 clearing scrub from the heathland. You will then be free to select, cut and take away your own Scots pine Christmas tree.

  • Volunteering at Cranleigh Common

    • Thursday, 11 January 2018 - Thursday, 25 January 2018 at 10:00 - 15:00
    • Location: Cranleigh Common
    • Cost: Free

    These volunteer sessions will take place from 10:00 – 15:00 to carry out vegetation management around the ponds on Cranleigh Common.

  • Volunteering at Lower Hanger woodland

    • Sunday, 21 January 2018 at 10:00
    • Location: Lower hanger woodland, Haslemere
    • Cost: Free

    Clearing sycamore saplings: Burn off the Christmas excesses by helping to clear young sycamore trees from this ancient woodland. This will open some space for other trees and woodland flowers.

  • Volunteering at Ten Acre Wood

    • Sunday, 11 February 2018 at 10:00
    • Location: Ten Acre wood, Rowledge GU10 4TP
    • Cost: Free

    Holly clearance: We will be clearing some of the dense stands of holly from the woodland to make space for young trees and other woodland plants to germinate. Session led by Vicky.

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