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Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

Event Start :
Jul 9th 2022 10:00am
Event End :
Jul 9th 2022 4:00pm

Discovering Dragonflies Workshop session 2

Shropshire County Dragonfly Recorder Sue Rees Evans is running 2 dragonfly workshops aimed at beginners.

Session 2: An Introduction to Dragonfly & Damselfly Identification
Saturday 9th July 10am – 4pm

This day will focus on the identification of both damselflies and dragonflies. The morning classroom workshop will introduce us to those diagnostic features used in identification and interactive exercises will enable us to recognise these on some individuals.  Following lunch we head outside around the centre ponds and River Onny putting our new identification skills to the test.

£15 per workshop.

Booking essential. Call 01588 676 060 to book.

Please bring wellies/walking books and waterproofs. If you have identification guides and hand lens bring those along too. Lunch can be purchased from the café or bring a packed lunch with you. Latest Field Guide to the damselflies and dragonflies of Britain and Ireland available to buy for £17.95, correct cash or cheque.


  • Disabled Access
  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled Toilets
  • Guide Dogs
  • Entrance Flat No Steps

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