Scottish Power Renewables Whitelee Windfarm visitor centre

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August 2015

Saturday, 1st August 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!This…
Saturday, 1st August 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, 1st August 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Bug Me! Join us to craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 6+Subject to change or cancellation.
Sunday, 2nd August 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, 2nd August 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Thar She Blows! Why does wind happen? What things can we use wind for? Find out the answers and build your own land yacht in our…
Sunday, 2nd August 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Animal Masks! Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that can be found at Whitelee?…
Monday, 3rd August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Crafty Windmills! Join us to make your own windmill from a toilet paper roll! Craft yourself a beautiful Dutch-style windmill and find…
Monday, 3rd August 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Thar She Blows! Why does wind happen? What things can we use wind for? Find out the answers and build your own land yacht in our…
Monday, 3rd August 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Dragonflies VS Damselflies! We get lots of these little beauties out on site, so why not make your very own to take home with you?!…
Tuesday, 4th August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
WhirliBugs! Drop into the exhibition area where you can make your very own whirlibug! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in…
Tuesday, 4th August 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Mucky Monsters! Join us as we learn all about how seeds grow while making our own Mucky Monster that your little monster can take home with…
Tuesday, 4th August 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Pinwheel Windmills Design and build your own windmill to try out on the windfarm! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 3+ No…
Wednesday, 5th August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Bug Me! Join us to craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 6+Subject to change or cancellation.
Wednesday, 5th August 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!This…
Thursday, 6th August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Animal Masks! Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that can be found at Whitelee?…
Thursday, 6th August 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Buggy Windsocks No, they're not some weird pair of socks for midges to keep the wind away from their hairy little legs! Join us to make…
Thursday, 6th August 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…
Friday, 7th August 2015 (11:00 - 14:00)
Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for event! Think you know your way around Whitelee? Take on the Whitelee…
Friday, 7th August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Dragonflies VS Damselflies! We get lots of these little beauties out on site, so why not make your very own to take home with you?!…
Friday, 7th August 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?…
Friday, 7th August 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Crafty Windmills! Join us to make your own windmill from a toilet paper roll! Craft yourself a beautiful Dutch-style windmill and find…
Saturday, 8th August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Pinwheel Windmills Design and build your own windmill to try out on the windfarm! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 3+ No…
Saturday, 8th August 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Thar She Blows! Why does wind happen? What things can we use wind for? Find out the answers and build your own land yacht in our…
Saturday, 8th August 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
WhirliBugs! Drop into the exhibition area where you can make your very own whirlibug! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in…
Sunday, 9th August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Bug Me! Join us to craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 6+Subject to change or cancellation.
Sunday, 9th August 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, 9th August 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!This…
Monday, 10th August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Animal Masks! Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that can be found at Whitelee?…
Monday, 10th August 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Mucky Monsters! Join us as we learn all about how seeds grow while making our own Mucky Monster that your little monster can take home with…
Monday, 10th August 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…
Tuesday, 11th August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Crafty Windmills! Join us to make your own windmill from a toilet paper roll! Craft yourself a beautiful Dutch-style windmill and find…
Tuesday, 11th August 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Dragonflies VS Damselflies! We get lots of these little beauties out on site, so why not make your very own to take home with you?!…
Wednesday, 12th August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Pinwheel Windmills Design and build your own windmill to try out on the windfarm! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 3+ No…
Wednesday, 12th August 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Buggy Windsocks No, they're not some weird pair of socks for midges to keep the wind away from their hairy little legs! Join us to make…
Wednesday, 12th August 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
WhirliBugs! Drop into the exhibition area where you can make your very own whirlibug! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in…
Saturday, 15th August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Bug Me! Join us to craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 6+Subject to change or cancellation.
Saturday, 15th August 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, 15th August 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!This…
Sunday, 16th August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Animal Masks! Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that can be found at Whitelee?…
Sunday, 16th August 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Thar She Blows! Why does wind happen? What things can we use wind for? Find out the answers and build your own land yacht in our…
Sunday, 16th August 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, 22nd August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Dragonflies VS Damselflies! We get lots of these little beauties out on site, so why not make your very own to take home with you?!…
Saturday, 22nd August 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…
Saturday, 22nd August 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Crafty Windmills! Join us to make your own windmill from a toilet paper roll! Craft yourself a beautiful Dutch-style windmill and find…
Sunday, 23rd August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
WhirliBugs! Drop into the exhibition area where you can make your very own whirlibug! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in…
Sunday, 23rd August 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, 23rd August 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
Pinwheel Windmills Design and build your own windmill to try out on the windfarm! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 3+ No…
Saturday, 29th August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Animal Masks! Tired of being the same old you? Then why not join us as we make masks of some of the animals that can be found at Whitelee?…
Saturday, 29th August 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Thar She Blows! Why does wind happen? What things can we use wind for? Find out the answers and build your own land yacht in our…
Saturday, 29th August 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…
Sunday, 30th August 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Bug Me! Join us to craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 6+Subject to change or cancellation.
Sunday, 30th August 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Mucky Monsters! Join us as we learn all about how seeds grow while making our own Mucky Monster that your little monster can take home with…
Sunday, 30th August 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!This…

September 2015

Saturday, 5th September 2015 (11:00 - 12:00)
Bug Me! Join us to craft you very own bug! This activity is FREE and suitable for ages 6+Subject to change or cancellation.
Saturday, 5th September 2015 (13:00 - 15:00)
Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for this drop in event! Fancy coming face to face with Mr Fox? Come along to Whitelee for an…
Saturday, 5th September 2015 (15:00 - 16:00)
WhirliBugs! Drop into the exhibition area where you can make your very own whirlibug! These delightful little insects will twirl and dance in…
Sunday, 6th September 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, 6th September 2015 (14:00 - 14:30)
Buggy Windsocks No, they're not some weird pair of socks for midges to keep the wind away from their hairy little legs! Join us to make…
Sunday, 6th September 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!This…