Networking for Nature - Tidy Towns Event

Saturday, 11 March, 2017
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This event may be of interest to all Groups who have an interest in biodiversity projects and are keen to exchange ideas. The event is free to attend and is open to all. It may be of particular interest to Groups in the counties of Leitrim, Roscommon, Cavan and Longford.

Programme of Events

11.00 – 11.15am    Tea/Coffee Registration & Welcome

11.15 – 12.15pm    Focusing on Wildlife, Habitats & Natural Amenities & Introducing Water Related Projects, Billy Flynn, Ecologist and Tidy Towns Adjudicator

12.15 – 12.40pm    Introduction to Local Authority Waters & Communities Office, Bernie O Flaherty & Karen Kennedy

12.40 – 1.10pm      Lunch (provided)

1.10 – 1.40pm        Experience of Tidy Towns Networking Successes followed by Q & A, Emer Brennan, Monaghan Tidy Towns Network

1.40 – 2.30pm        Workshop 1 – Opportunity to Explore Community Supports with various agencies – Leitrim Development Company – village enhancement funding, BirdWatch Leitrim, Waterways Ireland etc.

2.30 – 3.30pm        Workshop 2 – Biodiversity walk and talk led by Billy Flynn (Bring Rain Gear!!)

3.30 – 4.00pm        Questions & Answers back at the Hotel with opportunity to enter competition
 

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Admission to this event is free.

RSVP BY WEDNESDAY, 1ST MARCH, 2017 BY CONTACTING:
Karen Kennedy, Waters & Communities Office

085 8085495

Email: kkennedy@lawco.ie