Location. Hendrix Hall, University of York. Date. Saturday 8 April 2017. Time. 09.00-17.00. Notes. This event will include a lecture entitled "How Yorkshire natural history societies are adapting to technological, political and social change". For further information see YNU website [www.ynu.org.uk/conference2017].
Leader. Graham Oliver. Location. Scaling Dam. Meet in car park (Yacht Club end) [NZ740126]. Date. 12 April 2017. Time. 09.00. Notes. Short level walk on the moor and through woodland, then viewing from bird hide. Binoculars useful. Contact. Graham Oliver [g.h.oliver<at>btinternet.com].
Leader. Bill Blake (National Trust Ranger). Location. Ravenscar. Meet Raven Hall Road [NZ980014]. Date. 22 April 2017. Time. 07.00. Notes. Bill will set live traps the night before, and we will observe the results. Contact. Jeremy Snape [mammals<at>whitbynaturalists.co.uk].
Leader. David Minter. Location. May Beck. Meet May Beck car park [NZ893024]. Date. 27 April 2017. Time. 10.00. Notes. Specimens will be examined with microscopes afterwards in Whitby. Booking essential. Contact. David Minter [fungi<at>whitbynaturalists.co.uk].
Leader. Mike Yates. Location. Grosmont. Arrange transport/pick up through Mike or Laura. Date. 2 May 2017. Time. 14.00. Notes. Wild flowers and history of the village. A Less Mobile Group outing. Booking essential. Contact. Laura Smith [telephone number on printed programme] & Mike Yates [localhistory<at>whitbynaturalists.co.uk].