Thursdays from 6 October, 2pm-4pm.
Learn more about bird watching and how to better identify the birds you see. Keith Bowey, one of the region’s best known ornithologists, leads this 10 week course on the autumn birds of the North East and their habitats, with a focus on County Durham. There will be 5 field trips including migrants at Whitburn, Derwent Reservoir for wildfowl and Derwent Valley for woodland species.
Indoor classes take place at the Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle NE2 4PT. Outdoor classes involve walking in the wider countryside (for further details click here) and may be 1pm-3pm.
Cost: £85 (concessions £70).
THIS COURSE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED.