St Nicks

Centre for nature and green living

Tag: volunteering

Charity Close Dates for Festive Break

  A quick update on the Environment Centre’s opening hours and activity over the Festive break. The centre is officially closed from the 18th December to 4th January ’21. You may see some staff on the reserve as the Green Spaces Team keep up routine maintenance and our Recycling Team will be carrying out residential […]

Posted 17 December 2020 | Tags: 2020, 2021, Christmas, closed dates, Environment Centre, Festive Season, Opening Times, volunteering, york recycling

Help us get our volunteers back

We have come up with a plan to enable socially distant volunteering on site but to do so we need your help. We only have a very limited amount of tools. In the past, it has not been a problem for volunteers to share tools because there was no risk in this but now, there […]

Posted 12 June 2020 | Tags: fundraising, social distancing, volunteer, volunteering

Happy Spring Equinox along York Becks

We’ve celebrated the spring equinox with our Discover York Becks walk. Could not have had a better day for exploring how the character of the Osbaldwick and Tang Hall Becks changes over just a few miles. Working with partners such as the City of York Council, Yorkshire Dales Rivers Trust and the Environment Agency, our […]

Posted 20 March 2019 | Tags: flood resilience, spring equinox, volunteering, wildlife, York Becks