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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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  • Fri, 27/07/2018 - 10:30am - 12:30pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: The Naze Centre

    This is a drop-in activity. Suggested donation £4 per child

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  • Fri, 27/07/2018 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Bedfords Park

    Follow a trail in the park at your own pace, learn about all of our favourite giants. Maybe you haven't heard of all of these? You'll definitely see them! Back at the centre for *giant* craft activities for you to take home. £6 per child. Ages 3+. Advance Booking Essential.

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  • Fri, 27/07/2018 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country Park, Squadrons Approach Hornchurch RM12 6DF

    Several teams with leaders try to identify 50 species of flowers in 2 hours. Which team will find the most? Identity books and sheets available. suitable for adults and accompanied children. Meet at Ingrebourne Visitor Centre at 1.00pm

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  • Fri, 27/07/2018 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: The Naze Centre

    This is a drop-in activity. Suggested donation £4 per child

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  • Fri, 27/07/2018 - 2:30pm - 3:30pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Bedfords Park

    Follow a trail in the park at your own pace, learn about all of our favourite giants. Maybe you haven't heard of all of these? You'll definitely see them! Back at the centre for *giant* craft activities for you to take home. £6 per child. Ages 3+. Advance Booking Essential.

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  • Fri, 27/07/2018 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Langdon Nature Reserve Lower Dunton Road

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  • Mon, 23/07/2018 - 10:00am - Fri, 27/07/2018 - 4:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Essex Wildlife Trust Thurrock Thameside Nature Park

    Woodland Week! - a whole week of woodland Themed Fun! A self led trail every day for only £1 per person plus Survival School, Den Building, Fire Lighting and crafts - Check Facebook Events for details

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  • Fri, 27/07/2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Stebbing Village Hill

    This course provides an introduction to crayfish ecology and identification. We will look at the known distribution in Essex and the ecology of native and non-native crayfish species. By the end of the day participants will be able to distinguish the three species found in Essex – our native White-clawed Crayfish and the invasive Signal Crayfish and Turkish Crayfish. Participants will also be...

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  • Fri, 27/07/2018 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

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

    Come and have a wild evening out at the nature reserve! Look for and learn about nocturnal wildlife and finish the evening around a campfire. Please bring a torch. Children must be accompanied.

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  • Sat, 28/07/2018 - 10:45am - 11:45am - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Thorndon Countryside Centre Thorndon Park North The Avenue Brentwood Essex CM13 3RZ

    Come and join us for an evening with Imperial Birds of Prey. They will be bringing a selection of their birds to the centre. There will be flying demos as well as talks on the birds. A fantastic opportunity to get up close to these amazing birds. The event will be held in the visitors centre. £6 per adult and £4 per child donation. Booking is essential as numbers are limited. Call...

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