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PLEASE NOTE: All activities may be subject to change.

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February 2015

Saturday, 7th February 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Drop into the exhibiton area today where you can make your very own whirlibug!! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in the wind for you.…
Saturday, 7th February 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Who wants to be Indiana Jones?Follow in the footsteps of the world's most famous fictional archaeologist at the Visitor Centre and find out what could be…
Saturday, 7th February 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Pinwheel Windmills Design and build your own windmill and try it out on the windfarm! This activity is FREE and ideally suited for ages…
Sunday, 8th February 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Bug Me! Join us today and craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 4+.Subject to change or…
Sunday, 8th February 2015 (12:00 - 14:30)
Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for this drop in eventJoin our very own Arty Marty on his continuing mission to create environmental artWhy…
Sunday, 8th February 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Make your very own magical magnet to take home, as we explore the different uses of magnets, including how we use them in the generation of electricty.…
Monday, 9th February 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Creepy Crawly ClimbersYou've made bugs here at Whitelee before, but have you made one that can climb?  Join us today to make your very own Creepy Crawly…
Monday, 9th February 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Turbine Tower Challenge How tall can you build a freestanding turbine tower?  Learn all about structures while trying to win the title of tallest…
Monday, 9th February 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Drop into the exhibiton area today where you can make your very own whirlibug!! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in the wind for you.…
Tuesday, 10th February 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Bug Me! Join us today and craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 4+.Subject to change or…
Tuesday, 10th February 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Thar She Blows!Why does wind happen? What things can we use the wind for?Find out the answers and build your own land yacht in our workshop Thar She…
Tuesday, 10th February 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that we find at Whitelee, such as bunnies, butterflies, foxes, owls and…
Saturday, 14th February 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Join us today as we learn about the birds of Whitelee while making your own bird mask to take home with…
Saturday, 14th February 2015 (12:00 - 16:00)
Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for this drop in eventHelp our feathered friends set up a new home for their brood by building them a deluxe bird…
Saturday, 14th February 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Bug Me! Join us today and craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 4+.Subject to change or…
Sunday, 15th February 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Creepy Crawly ClimbersYou've made bugs here at Whitelee before, but have you made one that can climb?  Join us today to make your very own Creepy Crawly…
Sunday, 15th February 2015 (14:00 - 15:00)
 Recycled Bird FeedersWant to give nature a little helping hand?Make your own bird feeder from recycled stuff…
Sunday, 15th February 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Join us today as we learn about the birds of Whitelee while making your own bird mask to take home with…
Saturday, 21st February 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that we find at Whitelee, such as bunnies, butterflies, foxes, owls and…
Saturday, 21st February 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
How are clouds formed? Why are rainbows so colourful? Can I make my own snow?All these questions and lots more will be answered in our new Weather Workshop.…
Saturday, 21st February 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Pinwheel Windmills Design and build your own windmill and try it out on the windfarm! This activity is FREE and ideally suited for ages…
Sunday, 22nd February 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Bug Me! Join us today and craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 4+.Subject to change or…
Sunday, 22nd February 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Thar She Blows!Why does wind happen? What things can we use the wind for?Find out the answers and build your own land yacht in our workshop Thar She…
Sunday, 22nd February 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Creepy Crawly ClimbersYou've made bugs here at Whitelee before, but have you made one that can climb?  Join us today to make your very own Creepy Crawly…
Saturday, 28th February 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Crafty WindmillsJoin us today and make your own windmill from a toilet paper roll! Craft yourself a beautiful Dutch-style windmill and find out the…
Saturday, 28th February 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Join us today as we learn all about how seeds grow while making our own Mucky Monster, that your little monster can take home with them.This activity is FREE…
Saturday, 28th February 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Make your very own magical magnet to take home, as we explore the different uses of magnets, including how we use them in the generation of electricty.…

March 2015

Sunday, 1st March 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Drop into the exhibiton area today where you can make your very own whirlibug!! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in the wind for you.…
Sunday, 1st March 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Turbine Tower Challenge How tall can you build a freestanding turbine tower?  Learn all about structures while trying to win the title of tallest…
Sunday, 1st March 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Bug Me! Join us today and craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 4+.Subject to change or…
Saturday, 7th March 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Pinwheel Windmills Design and build your own windmill and try it out on the windfarm! This activity is FREE and ideally suited for ages…
Saturday, 7th March 2015 (12:00 - 14:00)
Don’t get caught out by weird weather again...hopefully! Learn how to read the signs of the infamous Scottish / Whitelee weather turning bad – so you can…
Saturday, 7th March 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that we find at Whitelee, such as bunnies, butterflies, foxes, owls and…
Sunday, 8th March 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Creepy Crawly ClimbersYou've made bugs here at Whitelee before, but have you made one that can climb?  Join us today to make your very own Creepy Crawly…
Sunday, 8th March 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Buggy Windsocks No, they aren't some weird socks for midges to keep the wind away from their legs! Join us today and make…
Sunday, 8th March 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Crafty WindmillsJoin us today and make your own windmill from a toilet paper roll! Craft yourself a beautiful Dutch-style windmill and find out the…
Saturday, 14th March 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Bug Me! Join us today and craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 4+.Subject to change or…
Saturday, 14th March 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
To celebrate Save a Spider Day and to increase the appreciation of our arachnid neighbours we are having a workshop with a few special friends.  Learn about the…
Saturday, 14th March 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Make your very own magical magnet to take home, as we explore the different uses of magnets, including how we use them in the generation of electricty.…
Sunday, 15th March 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Drop into the exhibiton area today where you can make your very own whirlibug!! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in the wind for you.…
Sunday, 15th March 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
We get lots of these little beauties out on site but in case they have been too quick for you, why not make your very own to take home with you.This activity…
Saturday, 21st March 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Make your very own magical magnet to take home, as we explore the different uses of magnets, including how we use them in the generation of electricty.…
Saturday, 21st March 2015 (14:00 - 15:00)
Come to Whitelee and discover about Forces.  We shall be looking at the three rules of motion that were discovered by Issac Newton in 1687 and describes how…
Sunday, 22nd March 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Pinwheel Windmills Design and build your own windmill and try it out on the windfarm! This activity is FREE and ideally suited for ages…
Sunday, 22nd March 2015 (14:00 - 15:00)
Come to Whitelee and discover about Forces.  We shall be looking at the three rules of motion that were discovered by Issac Newton in 1687 and describes how…
Saturday, 28th March 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Crafty WindmillsJoin us today and make your own windmill from a toilet paper roll! Craft yourself a beautiful Dutch-style windmill and find out the…
Saturday, 28th March 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Thar She Blows!Why does wind happen? What things can we use the wind for?Find out the answers and build your own land yacht in our workshop Thar She…
Saturday, 28th March 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
We get lots of these little beauties out on site but in case they have been too quick for you, why not make your very own to take home with you.This activity…
Sunday, 29th March 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that we find at Whitelee, such as bunnies, butterflies, foxes, owls and…
Sunday, 29th March 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Join us today as we learn all about how seeds grow while making our own Mucky Monster, that your little monster can take home with them.This activity is FREE…
Sunday, 29th March 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Drop into the exhibiton area today where you can make your very own whirlibug!! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in the wind for you.…

April 2015

Friday, 3rd April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Drop into the exhibiton area today where you can make your very own whirlibug!! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in the wind for you.…
Friday, 3rd April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Turbine Tower Challenge How tall can you build a freestanding turbine tower?  Learn all about structures while trying to win the title of tallest…
Friday, 3rd April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Make your very own magical magnet to take home, as we explore the different uses of magnets, including how we use them in the generation of electricty.…
Saturday, 4th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Pinwheel Windmills Design and build your own windmill and try it out on the windfarm! This activity is FREE and ideally suited for ages…
Saturday, 4th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Thar She Blows!Why does wind happen? What things can we use the wind for?Find out the answers and build your own land yacht in our workshop Thar She…
Saturday, 4th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Bug Me! Join us today and craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 4+.Subject to change or…
Sunday, 5th April 2015 (12:00 - 14:00)
 Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for this drop in eventCome and join the Whitelee Rangers in their Easter Craft…
Monday, 6th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
We get lots of these little beauties out on site but in case they have been too quick for you, why not make your very own to take home with you.This activity…
Monday, 6th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Buggy Windsocks No, they aren't some weird socks for midges to keep the wind away from their legs! Join us today and make…
Monday, 6th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that we find at Whitelee, such as bunnies, butterflies, foxes, owls and…
Tuesday, 7th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Creepy Crawly ClimbersYou've made bugs here at Whitelee before, but have you made one that can climb?  Join us today to make your very own Creepy Crawly…
Tuesday, 7th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Who wants to be Indiana Jones?Follow in the footsteps of the world's most famous fictional archaeologist at the Visitor Centre and find out what could be…
Tuesday, 7th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Crafty WindmillsJoin us today and make your own windmill from a toilet paper roll! Craft yourself a beautiful Dutch-style windmill and find out the…
Wednesday, 8th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Make your very own magical magnet to take home, as we explore the different uses of magnets, including how we use them in the generation of electricty.…
Wednesday, 8th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
The Renewables Show Ever wondered what it takes to get electricity to your home? Do you often wonder what renewable energy actually is?…
Wednesday, 8th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Drop into the exhibiton area today where you can make your very own whirlibug!! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in the wind for you.…
Thursday, 9th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Pinwheel Windmills Design and build your own windmill and try it out on the windfarm! This activity is FREE and ideally suited for ages…
Thursday, 9th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
How are clouds formed? Why are rainbows so colourful? Can I make my own snow?All these questions and lots more will be answered in our new Weather Workshop.…
Thursday, 9th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Bug Me! Join us today and craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 4+.Subject to change or…
Friday, 10th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
We get lots of these little beauties out on site but in case they have been too quick for you, why not make your very own to take home with you.This activity…
Friday, 10th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Thar She Blows!Why does wind happen? What things can we use the wind for?Find out the answers and build your own land yacht in our workshop Thar She…
Friday, 10th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that we find at Whitelee, such as bunnies, butterflies, foxes, owls and…
Saturday, 11th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Creepy Crawly ClimbersYou've made bugs here at Whitelee before, but have you made one that can climb?  Join us today to make your very own Creepy Crawly…
Saturday, 11th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Join us today as we learn all about how seeds grow while making our own Mucky Monster, that your little monster can take home with them.This activity is FREE…
Saturday, 11th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Crafty WindmillsJoin us today and make your own windmill from a toilet paper roll! Craft yourself a beautiful Dutch-style windmill and find out the…
Sunday, 12th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Make your very own magical magnet to take home, as we explore the different uses of magnets, including how we use them in the generation of electricty.…
Sunday, 12th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Turbine Tower Challenge How tall can you build a freestanding turbine tower?  Learn all about structures while trying to win the title of tallest…
Sunday, 12th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Drop into the exhibiton area today where you can make your very own whirlibug!! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in the wind for you.…
Monday, 13th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Pinwheel Windmills Design and build your own windmill and try it out on the windfarm! This activity is FREE and ideally suited for ages…
Monday, 13th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Who wants to be Indiana Jones?Follow in the footsteps of the world's most famous fictional archaeologist at the Visitor Centre and find out what could be…
Monday, 13th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Bug Me! Join us today and craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 4+.Subject to change or…
Tuesday, 14th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
We get lots of these little beauties out on site but in case they have been too quick for you, why not make your very own to take home with you.This activity…
Tuesday, 14th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Buggy Windsocks No, they aren't some weird socks for midges to keep the wind away from their legs! Join us today and make…
Tuesday, 14th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that we find at Whitelee, such as bunnies, butterflies, foxes, owls and…
Wednesday, 15th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Creepy Crawly ClimbersYou've made bugs here at Whitelee before, but have you made one that can climb?  Join us today to make your very own Creepy Crawly…
Wednesday, 15th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
How are clouds formed? Why are rainbows so colourful? Can I make my own snow?All these questions and lots more will be answered in our new Weather Workshop.…
Wednesday, 15th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Crafty WindmillsJoin us today and make your own windmill from a toilet paper roll! Craft yourself a beautiful Dutch-style windmill and find out the…
Thursday, 16th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Make your very own magical magnet to take home, as we explore the different uses of magnets, including how we use them in the generation of electricty.…
Thursday, 16th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
The Renewables Show Ever wondered what it takes to get electricity to your home? Do you often wonder what renewable energy actually is?…
Thursday, 16th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Drop into the exhibiton area today where you can make your very own whirlibug!! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in the wind for you.…
Friday, 17th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Pinwheel Windmills Design and build your own windmill and try it out on the windfarm! This activity is FREE and ideally suited for ages…
Friday, 17th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Turbine Tower Challenge How tall can you build a freestanding turbine tower?  Learn all about structures while trying to win the title of tallest…
Friday, 17th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Bug Me! Join us today and craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 4+.Subject to change or…
Saturday, 18th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
We get lots of these little beauties out on site but in case they have been too quick for you, why not make your very own to take home with you.This activity…
Saturday, 18th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Thar She Blows!Why does wind happen? What things can we use the wind for?Find out the answers and build your own land yacht in our workshop Thar She…
Saturday, 18th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that we find at Whitelee, such as bunnies, butterflies, foxes, owls and…
Sunday, 19th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Creepy Crawly ClimbersYou've made bugs here at Whitelee before, but have you made one that can climb?  Join us today to make your very own Creepy Crawly…
Sunday, 19th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Join us today as we learn all about how seeds grow while making our own Mucky Monster, that your little monster can take home with them.This activity is FREE…
Sunday, 19th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Crafty WindmillsJoin us today and make your own windmill from a toilet paper roll! Craft yourself a beautiful Dutch-style windmill and find out the…
Saturday, 25th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Drop into the exhibiton area today where you can make your very own whirlibug!! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in the wind for you.…
Saturday, 25th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Who wants to be Indiana Jones?Follow in the footsteps of the world's most famous fictional archaeologist at the Visitor Centre and find out what could be…
Saturday, 25th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Pinwheel Windmills Design and build your own windmill and try it out on the windfarm! This activity is FREE and ideally suited for ages…
Sunday, 26th April 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Bug Me! Join us today and craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 4+.Subject to change or…
Sunday, 26th April 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Buggy Windsocks No, they aren't some weird socks for midges to keep the wind away from their legs! Join us today and make…
Sunday, 26th April 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Make your very own magical magnet to take home, as we explore the different uses of magnets, including how we use them in the generation of electricty.…

May 2015

Saturday, 2nd May 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Creepy Crawly ClimbersYou've made bugs here at Whitelee before, but have you made one that can climb?  Join us today to make your very own Creepy Crawly…
Saturday, 2nd May 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
The Renewables Show Ever wondered what it takes to get electricity to your home? Do you often wonder what renewable energy actually is?…
Saturday, 2nd May 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that we find at Whitelee, such as bunnies, butterflies, foxes, owls and…
Sunday, 3rd May 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Crafty WindmillsJoin us today and make your own windmill from a toilet paper roll! Craft yourself a beautiful Dutch-style windmill and find out the…
Sunday, 3rd May 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
How are clouds formed? Why are rainbows so colourful? Can I make my own snow?All these questions and lots more will be answered in our new Weather Workshop.…
Sunday, 3rd May 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
We get lots of these little beauties out on site but in case they have been too quick for you, why not make your very own to take home with you.This activity…