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Explore: Crickets and Grasshoppers

14:00 - 16:00
Prices from £5.00
Suitable for all ages

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Can you tell your crickets from your grasshoppers? Join this workshop and discover how to identify these wonderful insects.

If you have ever been intrigued by the wonderful sights and sounds of the order of insects known as Orthoptera then this session is for you. You will be guided through this practical session as you learn how to identify key features that differentiate crickets and grasshoppers and different species within each family, as well learning how you can make your garden more welcoming for them. This session is suitable for those who are learning about insects for the first time as well as those with some background knowledge who want to further develop their understanding.

Join this workshop and discover how to identify these insects. Suitable for all, children must be supervised by a paying adult.

Saturday 11th July at Stonepit Field. Session begins at 2pm and will last 2 hours.

Meet at the stone in the carpark on Newport Road, opposite Oak Ridge Park. More information about Stonepit Field can be found here: https://www.theparkstrust.com/parks/stonepit-field/