November 17:Woodland Life - enjoy a two hour woodland walk around Tameside Countryside, Ashton-Under-Lyne. Meet at 9.00 and wear waterproofs and walking boots. To find out more call 0161 330 9613 or
November 30:Tree Week planting event, drop in between 10.00 - 3.00pm to help us create a new woodland at Queens Road Field, Urmston, M41 9HA. All equipment provided, plus warming winter soup! Call 0161 872 1660 to speak to Claire for more information.
December 8: A Dickens of a Christmas - on this ramble to Mottram-in-Longdendale, an abridged version of the Dickin's classic 'A Christmas Carol' will be performed. Meet at 10.00 at Lower higham Visitor Centre, Higham Lane, Gee Cross, Hyde. SK14 5LR. To find out more call 0161 330 9613 or
December 19: Christmas Crafts and Heritage Trees - Join us for Christmas woodland crafts, tree folklore and stories over mince pies and fruit punch. We'll be delving into old maps and new maps of Salford to explore our heritage trees. 1-3pm, Ordsall Hall, Salford M5 3AN.
December 22: Moors and Mince Pies join Paul Nethercott for a nice mile walk in the countryside around Carrbrook, finishing with alfresco mince pies and refreshments. Meet at 10.00am at Castle Clough car park, Buckton Vale Rd, Carrbrook, Stalybridge, SK15 3PJ. To find out more call 0161 330 9613 or
Community Growing Sessions: Get your hands dirty at The Hub at Alexandra Park, Oldham. Learn how to grow your own fruit and vegetables at these community allotment sessions every Monday 1pm-3pm, Wednesday 10am-12noon and Thursdays 10am-12noon. Meet at The Hub. The entrance gate is on Kings Road next to the car park entrance, Oldham, OL8 2BH. Email to find out more:
Birchfield Park Forest Garden, volunteering days 3rd Sunday of the month: 1-3pm. Join the Friends of Birchfields Park in Rusholme for monthly work in the forest garden work including planting, weeding, mulching, pruning. Call Jane Morris on 07827 980684 for details.
November 3 and ongoing:K.I.T.E - Kids in the Environment . Kite is a group for young people aged 7 to 11 years who want to learn more about their environment and wildlife through a different activity each month. First Sunday of every month. Email
or call 0161 330 9613 to find out more.