Spring bird walk
31 March 2018 09:30
Meet by the Rookery Cafe at 9.30am. Stroll around the Common looking and listening for the local birds, which will be in full song, and checking whether our summer migrants have arrived. The walk will end around 11.00. Children welcome, dogs not!
Spring bat walk
06 April 2018 20:00
Meet at the Rookery Cafe at 8.00pm. Booking is essential so please email IBoulton@lambeth.gov.uk
Bird Box Survey
06 May 2018 09:30
Help us find out what birds are using which nest boxes on Streatham Common this year. We shall be watching the boxes to see what species, if any, are going in and out of the boxes, feeding their young. Bring binoculars if you can. Meet by the Rookery Cafe at 9.30am.
13 May 2018 11:00
The Friends of Streatham Common's 20th free annual event for all kite lovers. From 11.00am to 5.00pm on the lower Common. Come and fly a kite, buy a kite, watch expert kite displays. Community stalls, children's activities and food/drink all available, too.
Summer bird walk
19 May 2018 09:30
Meet by the Rookery Cafe at 9.30am. Stroll around the Common looking and listening for our resident birds as well as summer migrants. The walk will end around 11.00. Children welcome, dogs not!
Moths in Close Up
09 June 2018 09:30
Come and see which beautiful (and not so beautiful) moths have been trapped overnight in the Streatham Common Community Garden. The moth trap will be opened at 9.30am in the Community Garden – entrance door in the brick wall near the sundial in the Rookery's Old English Garden.
Small mammal workshop and survey
23 June 2018 09:00
A two day event led by Lambeth Council's Dr Iain Boulton. Details to follow.
Birds of Prey Flying Display
01 July 2018
On the lower common from 1.00-5.00pm. A variety of birds will be on display throughout the day and a selection will be flown for two periods.
07 July 2018 15:00
Meet at the Rookery Cafe at 3.00pm for a gentle stroll around the Common looking for and identifying butterflies. Children welcome, dogs not so!
Shakespeare in the Rookery: A Winter's Tale
08 July 2018
Details to follow
11 July 2018 19:00
Meet at the Rookery Cafe at 7.00pm for a stroll around the Common learning about the different trees that grow there. This event is held in conjunction with London Wildlife Trust's Great North Wood Project.
15 July 2018 14:00
Meet at the Rookery Cafe at 2.00pm to learn about the ground on which we stand on the Common.
Purple hairstreak butterfly survey
18 July 2018 19:00
Meet by the Rookery Cafe at 7.00pm to join the hunt for this elusive butterfly, which lives around oak trees. This survey is held in conjunction with London Wildlife Trust's Great North Wood Project.
Summer bat walk
07 September 2018 19:45
Meet at the Rookery Cafe at 7.45pm. Booking is essential so please email IBoulton@lambeth.gov.uk
20 October 2018 11:00
Meet at the Rookery Cafe at 11.00am for a gentle stroll to discover which fungi are growing on the Common. This event is held in conjunction with the London Wildlife Trust.