OUR INDOOR MEETINGS are held in the Totley Library and start at 7.30pm. There will be publicity advertising these events in the local press, on the website, emailed out and on posters located at various sites around Totley and in the Wood. All are very welcome to come along and join us. If you would like to offer to help with these in any way, please do get in touch with the Secretary: fogwsecretary@gmail.com


Saturday 28 May: Bird and Butterfly Walk , 8.00 am start.  This will be our third walk through the woods and surrounding area this year, all are welcome.  Led by Chris Measures and team, we leave from the bottom of Totley Hall Lane by the farm gate. The walk will last between two and three hours but it is not a problem if you wish to slip away earlier.  Please wear suitable clothing and footwear and bring sunscreen, water etc. Non - members are of course most welcome to join us.  There is a small charge of £3 for non-members.

Sunday 5 June: Practical Conservation - meet at Totley Hall Lane


Wednesday 27 July:  Practical Conservation - meet at Totley Hall Lane at 10.00 am.


Sunday 31 July:  Fun family event between 1.00 - 3.00 pm! Drop in to our stream dipping with SCC Ranger Nell and Sorby Natural History Society and FOGW expert Paul. Meet in Totley Brook where the bridge to Woodthorpe Hall crosses the main footpath. Equipment provided but as this is a hands on event, you can bring your own but please wear wellies. Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult. This is a free event. Please email the secretary at fogwsecretary@gmail.com for further information.


Saturday 3 September: 8.00 pm. An evening walk in the woods looking and listening for bats with local expert Dave Gash. 


Sunday 25 September: 10.00 am. Practical Conservation


Sunday 23 October: 8.30 am Small Mammal Trapping survey.  We’ll check the traps from overnight to check for and release any field or bank voles, mice, or any other small mammals.


Monday 24 October: 7.30 pm in Totley Library.  An illustrated talk by FOGW member Stuart Davies.


Sunday 30 October: 10.00 am. Practical Conservation


Monday 5 December: 7.30 pm. in Totley Library. An illustrated talk by Professor Ian Rotherham

Coming Soon (see Events page for details):


Saturday 28 May: Bird and Butterfly Walk


Sunday 5 June: Practical Conservation


Wednesday 27 July:  Practical Conservation


Sunday 31 July:  Fun family event 


Saturday 3 September: an evening walk


Sunday 25 September: Practical Conservation


Sunday October 23: Small Mammal Trapping with Val Clinging


Monday 24 October: illustrated talk by FOGW member Stuart Davies.


Sunday 30 October: Practical Conservation


Monday 5 December: illustrated talk by Professor Ian Rotherham