2019 was supposed to be a restful year between the craziness of opening our new galleries in 2018 and the craziness of Gilbert White’s tercentenary in 2020… how wrong we were.
January: Hampshire Scout Joe, made his way from Selborne in November to the South Pole in January!
February: A great month for Antarctic activities with our temporary exhibition, two talks, half term events, plus some snow for good measure!
March: SpringWatch were here to film for the RSPB’s back from the brink project to save the field cricket!
June: We marked the 250th anniversary of the 1769 Transit of Venus.
August: We announced that Khalid Aziz had been appointed chair of Trustees.
November: Our inaugural Eco Fair!
December: We celebrated Christmas with our visitors at Mulled Wine Weekend, with our volunteers and at our staff lunch!