Saving species from extinction

October 2014


Event: Dodolings - ring-tailed lemurs

Dodolings - ring-tailed lemurs


Saturday 25th October 2014 , 10:30-12:30

Do lemurs in the wild live anywhere other than Madagascar? Why do ring- tailed lemurs only have rings on their tails? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.

Event: October Activity Week for 7-11 Year Olds

October Activity Week for 7-11 Year Olds


Monday 27th October 2014 - Friday 31st October 2014

Looking for something fun for the children to do during the school holidays? Send them along to Durrell’s fun activity sessions where they can learn about wildlife through games and activities as well as the animals themselves. The children will be busy and supervised so parents get time to themselves too!

November 2014


Event: Dodolings - tamarin monkeys

Dodolings - tamarin monkeys


Saturday 1st November 2014 , 10:30-12:30

How many different kinds of tamarin monkeys are there? How big are they? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.

Event: Dodolings - komodo dragons

Dodolings - komodo dragons


Saturday 8th November 2014 , 10:30-12:30

How many teeth does a Komodo dragon have? Is the Komodo dragon a lizard? These and many more questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.

Event: Survive Durrell!

Survive Durrell!


Sunday 9th November 2014

Please note new date for this event – Sunday 9th November. Total body workout for beginners to advanced

Event: Dodolings - orangutans

Dodolings - orangutans


Saturday 15th November 2014 , 10:30-12:30

How closely related are orangutans to humans? Were orangutans named because of their orange fur? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focusing on different animals.

Event: Dodolings - meerkats

Dodolings - meerkats


Saturday 22nd November 2014 , 10:30-12:30

Why do meerkats stand on their back legs? What do they eat? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.

Event: Dodolings - poison frogs

Dodolings - poison frogs


Saturday 29th November 2014 , 10:30-12:30

Why are poison frogs so brightly coloured? Can the poison kill a human? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.

December 2014


Event: Dodolings - gorillas

Dodolings - gorillas


Saturday 6th December 2014 , 10:30-12:30

How much do gorillas weigh? How tall are they when they stand up? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.

Event: Dodolings - bears

Dodolings - bears


Saturday 13th December 2014 , 10:30-12:30

How many bears are there left in the wild? What is their country of origin? These and hundreds of other questions are asked by children and their parents at Dodolings, a series of unique workshops focussing on different animals.