Special Exhibition: Inspired by the New Forest Centre – a school’s perspective
Sat 15 Feb to Sun 16 Mar 10am - 4.30pm daily
The New Forest Centre runs education sessions for over 2000 children every year. This exhibition is a chance for all to see how the children use these visits to inspire their work.
Free entry to exhibition
Family Discovery Days: People of the Forest
Tue 18 & Thu 20 Feb 10am - 4pm
Themed trails, quizzes and craft activities for all the family.
In addition, with this being the Chinese Year of the Horse, join us in celebrating the New Forest pony. You can make and decorate your very own New Forest pony and then add your work to the children's exhibition in our Gallery!
Booking not required, just turn up. Suitable for all ages.
Standard museum entry.
Evening Talk: Animal Rescue: the journey continues
Mon 24 Feb 2014
Jim Green, Animal Rescue Manager for Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service and Director of the British Animal Rescue and Trauma Care Association brings an illustrated talk describing how the Large Animal Rescue Initiative, developed largely in the New Forest, continues to make its mark.
Jim relates his experiences at the cross country during the 2012 Olympics, tackling a large scale polo horse lorry crash in Hampshire and recently assisting Australasia to tackle their wide scale animal rescue issues by representing the UK at the Fifth International Large Animal Rescue conference in Adelaide.
Friends of the New Forest Centre enjoy a 33% discount on the ticket price.
|Date||Mon 24 Feb 2014|
|Time||7.30pm - 9.00pm (refreshments from 7.00pm)
|Venue||New Forest Centre, Lyndhurst, SO43 7NY
|Cost|| £6 non-members / £4 members
|Ages|| Age 14+
|Accessibility|| The Centre is fully accessible.
|Enquiries||023 8028 3444|
|Organiser||New Forest Centre|