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You really can make a difference to the wildlife in Essex! Our work to protect our local wildlife has never been more important.

 

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Grand Opening of the Naze Centre

Saturday 10 September at 2pm

To be opened by Nicholas Crane
from BBC Coast.

Guided walks looking at the wildlife or geology of the Naze and search the beach for signs of wildlife.

Everyone welcome – please come and take part.

Dog Show

Sunday 11th September 2016

At: The Naze Visitor Centre, Old Hall Lane, Walton-on-the-Naze, CO14 8LE

Join us for a fun family afternoon and help support Essex Wildlife Trust. 

There will be 8 classes, rosettes for the top 6 dogs in each class, plus a Best in Show winner.

Registration from 12pm. Show starts at 1pm

What's on

Our visitor centres organise a regular programme of events and activities for adults and families. The Trust has fourteen Local Groups across the county that organise a programme of walks and talks for local members. Non-members are welcome at these events. Booking is essential for most centre events, so make sure you call or visit the centre in advance to avoid disappointment.

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  • Mon, 29/08/2016 - 2:00am - 3:30am - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Fingringhoe Wick Visitor Centre & Nature Reserve

    Come and discover what lives in our pond. Pond dipping for all the family to try. Games and crafts also. Bookable event as numbers are limited.

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  • Mon, 29/08/2016 - 10:30am - 12:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Fingringhoe Wick Visitor Centre & Nature Reserve

    Come and discover what lives in our pond. Pond dipping for all the family to try. Games and crafts also. Bookable event as numbers are limited.

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  • Mon, 29/08/2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT

    Come and be an undersea explorer! Dive into a hidden world with watery challenges and hidden secrets. This event is for 4 to 8 year olds who must be accompanied by an adult. £6 per child. Booking Essential.

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    Hedgehog Club - Undersea Explorer

  • Mon, 29/08/2016 - 10:30am - 12:30pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

    A morning of fun on the reserve for all the family.

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  • Mon, 29/08/2016 - 10:00am - 12:30pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: The Ridgeway

    Holiday Wild Beach every monday in the summer at Chalkwell Beach

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    Wild Beach at Chalkwell with Essex Wildlife Trust

  • Mon, 29/08/2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

    A marine themed session for all the family

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  • Mon, 29/08/2016 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: The Naze Education and Visitor Centre

    Drop-in at the new Education and Visitor Centre and take part in some craft activities. The event runs from 13.30-15.30 so come for as long as you'd like between these times - no booking required! Children must be accompanied, £1 donation per craft.

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  • Mon, 29/08/2016 - 10:00am - 4:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Fingringhoe Wick Visitor Centre, South Green Road, Fingringhoe

    Willow grows up all over the reserve and we can use it to make some truly brilliant things, come and join in the fun and test your crafting skills. A drop off activity for ages 8+. Booking essential.

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    Willow lanterns

  • Mon, 29/08/2016 - 9:00am - 5:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Fingringhoe Wick Visitor Centre & Nature Reserve

    Wildlife Photographic Exhibition by local photographer Liz Huxley.

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  • Tue, 30/08/2016 - 9:30am - 11:30am - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, CM11 1WT

    Come and join the Hanningfield Hatchlings. Weekly pre-school group for the under 5’s including wildlife activities on the nature reserve, games, crafts and music in the centre. Drink and snack included. Booking Essential.

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    Hatchlings Club