Winter Programme 2021-2022

Meetings are held at 7.30pm on Mondays at the Friends Meeting House, Stramongate, Kendal. In autumn 2021, we resumed meetings in person at the Friends Meeting House BUT as of January 2022 we are reverting to using Zoom for the first two meetings.

(Non-members are welcome at our normal meetings, at a small charge).

The link will be sent out to members a few days before each meeting.

KENDAL NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY PROGRAMME 2022:

10 January 2022 Audrey Brown – The Antarctic by Zoom

This talk looks at the amazing concentration of wildlife in some of the most inhospitable parts of the world, photographed on a visit made in Jan/Feb 2020

24 January 2022 Nigel Gilligan – Nature notes from around the Duddon estuary BY ZOOM

A photo-led talk about some varied and often noteworthy wildlife seen around the Duddon estuary in 2020. The talk covers many interests, from flowers and fungi to beetles, bugs and bumblebees.. Something for everyone!

28 February 2022 (NOTE change of date, due to cancellation below) Judith Robinson A naturalists’ tour in Namibia. Expected to be in person at the Friends Meeting House.

This tour in 2017 included Etosha, the Skeleton Coast, Walvis Bay, and the Namib Desert – iconic African mammals, the extraordinary Welwitschia and, of course, many birds.

CANCELLED: Gary and Lindsey Gould – Nature through the lens (Fred Gould Memorial Lecture) (was 28 February 2022)

14 March 2022 Dave Batty      Wildlife of Argyll. Expected to be in person at the Friends Meeting House.

An introduction to the varied wildlife and habitats of Argyll on the west coast of Scotland

28 March 2022 AGM