Thursday, 7th July at 7pm at The Courthouse: a free presentation with films and talk about swifts by Alan Collett of Aldburgh’s Amazing Swifts. These endangered birds have flown from Africa to Stradbroke to lay their eggs for hundreds of years. Book a place with Maureen in the Library or phone her: 07507 802360 or Library (when open) 01379 384 768.
Free refreshments! https://aldeburghsamazingswifts.co.uk/
THE QUEENS CANOPY IN STRADBROKE
The Sports and Community Centre and Stradbroke Parish Council are involved with local land owners in planting trees in Stradbroke for biodiversity and our health. This is a chance for all the village to be involved: planting and maintaining trees as well as enjoying them. Look out for details
WILDLIFE COURSES FOR THE FAMILY
Choose from a whole range of day courses in July, August and on, for young people, families, teens and adults. Suffok wildlife centres: wildlife study, photography, painting, hedgehog care, willow sculptures, ecology, etc. www.suffolkwildlifetrust.org/wildlearning.
THE BIG BUTTERFLY COUNT:
Friday,15th July to Sunday, 7th August: Take 15 minutes to pick a spot, count and send in your result.
Details and download a free colourful butterfly sheet from www.bigbutterflycount.butterfly-
conservation.org. There is also a phone app.