Monthly Archives: August 2013

Discover bats with Kildare Bat Group this August

Kildare Bat Group are delighted to be supporting Heritage Week events again this year. Members have organised events in Pollardstown Fen and Donadea. We are also supporting the events in Glendalough and Powerscourt below. Why not come along on one of the evenings and discover some of the bats in and around Kildare?

Glendalough – Thursday August 15th – bat talk and walk with experts from Glendalough. Meet 7:30pm at the Education Centre at the upper lake car park.

Pollardstown Fen – Tuesday August 20th – bird ringing demonstration (by experienced, licensed bird ringers) and bat walk. Meet at the car park at 8pm. Wheelchair accessible. All welcome…but no dogs (bar guide dogs) please.

Donadea Forest Park – Wednesday August 21st – bat walk. Meet outside the coffee shop at 8:30pm. All welcome. The walk is free, but Coillte do charge a €5 entrance fee per car to the car park.

Powerscourt Gardens Pavillion – Friday August 23rd – bat walk. Meet at 7:30pm. See http://blog.powerscourt.ie/blog/bid/148112/Bat-Walk-along-Powerscourt-River-Walk for all the details.

See you there!