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Essex Wildlife Trust Events

#1 Unread post by weezypops » Sun Feb 27, 2011 12:07 pm

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#2 Unread post by Lucyinthesky » Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:01 am

***February Half term***

Abberton Reservoir

Church Rd, Layer-de-la-Haye, Colchester, Essex, CO2 0EU

Drop-in Feathered Friends Trail

Friday 14 February 2020 - Sunday 23 February 2020 10.00am-4.00pm

Stop by Abberton any time during February half-term and complete our trail all about birds!

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Winter Warm Up

Monday 17 February 2020. sessions at: 10.00am - 11:30am. 12.30-2pm & 3pm-4pm

Complete the winter scavenger hunt before joining us round the fire for a spot of campfire cooking.

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Wildlife Explorer Drop-off Day

Tuesday 18 February 2020 10.00am - 2.00pm

This is a fun filled drop-off day for children aged 5-11 years, filled with lots of outdoor and wildlife based activities.

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Brambly Hedge: Winter Story

Wednesday 19 February 2020. Sessions at: 10.00am - 12.00pm & 1.30pm - 3.30pm

Join us for a Brambly Hedge adventure as we listen to the story, complete the mouse trail and make something to take home.

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Bird Box Building

Thursday 20 February 2020. sessions at: 10.00am-12.00pm & 1.30pm - 3.30pm

Come and make a bird box to take home and put up in your garden!

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Drop-in Pond Dipping

Saturday 22 February 2020 10.00am - 3.00pm

Pop by the centre and see what creatures are living in the pond this half-term.

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***Abbots Hall Farm***

Maldon Rd, Great Wigborough, Colchester CO5 7RZ

Abbotts Hall Farm Forest School Drop Off Day (Over 8's)

Tuesday 18 February 2020 9am - 4 pm

Make dens, woodland crafts, using tools, light fires and learn about wildlife.

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Abbotts Hall Farm Forest School Drop Off Day (Over 5's)

Thursday 20 February 2020 9am - 4pm

Make dens, woodland crafts, light fires and learn about wildlife.

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for more info: https://www.essexwt.org.uk/events?type= ... =All&tags=

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#3 Unread post by Lucyinthesky » Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:04 am

***February Half term***

Bedfords Park

Broxhill Rd, Havering-atte-Bower, Romford RM4 1QH

Winning Wings Trail
Saturday 15 February 2020 - Sunday 23 February 2020 9.00am - 3.00pm
Self-led trail around our beautiful parkland

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Bird Feeder Drop In
Wednesday 19 February 2020 1.30pm - 3.30pm
Make a bird feeder to take home

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Twit Twoo: Owl babies
Thursday 20 February 2020 10.30am - 12.00pm
Owl fun for toddlers

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Feathery Fun Craft
Thursday 20 February 2020 1.30pm - 3.30pm
Feathery craft session

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Super Science and Games
Friday 21 February 2020 1.30pm-2.30pm and 3.00pm-4.00pm
Seasonal science fun!

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#4 Unread post by Lucyinthesky » Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:08 am

***February Half term***

Belfairs Park


Eastwood Road North, Leigh on Sea, SS9 4LR

Bird Box Building
Tuesday 18 February 2020 10.00am - 12.00pm
Build a bird box to support National Nest Box Week

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Bird Feeder Fun (drop-in)
Wednesday 19 February 2020 10.00am - 2.00pm
Pop into Belfairs Woodland Centre and make a bird feeder to keep your garden and local birds happy and well fed.

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Forest Fairytales
Thursday 20 February 2020 10.00am - 12.00pm
Join our adventure through the forest. Discover characters and stories from your favourite fairytales.

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Forest School Friday
Friday 21 February 2020 10.00am - 4.00pm
Go bug hunting, build dens, balance on rope walks, make woodland crafts, use tools, create wild art, play woodland games. The only limit is your imagination!

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#5 Unread post by Lucyinthesky » Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:13 am

***February Half term***

Fingeringhoe Wick

South Green Road, Fingringhoe, Colchester CO5 7DN

Feathered Friends Trail
Monday 17 February 2020 - Sunday 23 February 2020
Look for clues and have fun finding the answers to our Feathered Friends trail

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Den Building
Tuesday 18 February 2020 10.00am - 12.00pm
Join us in our lovely woodland and build a den

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Campfire Cooking
Tuesday 18 February 2020 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Make lots of different treats over the fire.

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Forest School Drop Off Day
Wednesday 19 February 2020 9.30am - 4.30pm
A day of child led fun on the reserve.

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Minibeasts on Land and Water
Thursday 20 February 2020 10.00am - 12.00pm
Come along and see which minibeasts we can find in our woodland and pond

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Introduction for Young Birders
Thursday 20 February 2020 10.00am -12.00pm (approx)
Beginners guide to birdwatching for young people

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Fingringhoe Nature Tots
Friday 21 February 2020 10.00am - 12.00pm
Nature tots is a weekly parent and toddler group where young children can explore, play and learn through nature.

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#6 Unread post by Lucyinthesky » Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:17 am

***February Half term***

Hanningfield Reservoir

Hawkswood Road, Downham, Billericay, CM11 1WT

Beautiful Bird Trail
Monday 17 February 2020 1.00pm - 3.00pm
Bird themed drop in trail

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Dabbling Ducks Trail Drop In
Tuesday 18 February 2020 1.00pm - 3.00pm
Duck themed drop in trail

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Hanningfield Nature Tots
Tuesday 18 February 2020 9.30am - 11.30am
Nature Tots is a weekly parent and toddler group where young children can explore, play and learn through nature.

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Young Adventurers
Wednesday 19 February 2020 10.00am - 2.00pm
Young Adventurers is for 8-12year olds who want to get adventurous outdoors.

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Build a Bird Box

Thursday 20 February 2020 10.00am - 11.30am, 12.30pm - 2.00pm, 2.30pm - 4.00pm
Come and make a home for a feathered friend

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#7 Unread post by Lucyinthesky » Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:21 am

***February Half term***

Ingrebourne Valley

Country Park, Squadrons Approach, Hornchurch, RM12 6DF (Sat Nav RM12 6TS)

Homes & Habitats Trail
Monday 17 February 2020 10.00am - 3.30pm
Come along to the country park and go on a walk to find the answers to our wildlife home and habitat trail.

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Den Building & Camp Fire Cooking

Tuesday 18 February 2020 Sessions @ 10.00am - 11.00am and 11.00am - 12.00pm
Learn the different techniques to build a waterproof den, how to make a campfire and the skills to be able to cook on it.

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Bird Box Making
Tuesday 18 February 2020 Sessions @ 12.30pm - 1.30pm & 1.30pm - 2.30pm
Make our feathered friends a nest box.

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Forest School - Drop Off Day
Wednesday 19 February 2020 9.00am - 4.00pm
Do your children love to be outdoors? Make dens, climb trees, get muddy, use tools, create art and more!

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River Dipping
Thursday 20 February 2020 Two sessions 1.00pm to 2.00pm and 2.00pm to 3.00pm
Take a little walk to a natural meander where we will be using nets and ID charts to discover and identify the creatures that live in the river Ingrebourne.

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Bug Hotels
Friday 21 February 2020 Two sessions 12.30pm to 1.30pm and 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Come along to the Discovery Centre - let your imagination run wild and build your own Bug Hotel

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#8 Unread post by Lucyinthesky » Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:23 am

***February Half term***

The Naze

Old Hall Lane, Walton-on-the-Naze, CO14 8LE

Beach explorers
Monday 17 February 2020 10.00am - 12.00pm
A morning of outdoor play and exploration on the beach

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#9 Unread post by Lucyinthesky » Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:25 am

***February Half term***

Thurrock Thameside

Mucking Wharf Road, Mucking, Stanford-Le-Hope, SS17 0RN

Thameside Nature Tots
Thursday 20 February 2020 10.30am - 12.30pm
Nature Tots is a weekly parent and toddler group where young children can explore, play and learn through nature!

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#10 Unread post by Lucyinthesky » Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:26 am

***February Half term***

Tiptree Heath

Tiptree, CO5 0PT

Tiptree Heath Family Forest School Morning
Monday 17 February 2020 10am - 12.30pm
Let them get outside and be active! Make dens, climb trees, get muddy, use tools, create art, make fires and cook on a fire.

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#11 Unread post by weezypops » Thu Feb 13, 2020 11:03 pm

Langdon Visitor Centre


Family Forest School
Wednesday 19 February 2020 1.30pm-4.00pm
Child led Forest School activities in our woodland site
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