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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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  • Sat, 28/07/2018 - 12:45pm - 1:45pm - 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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  • Sat, 28/07/2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

    Come along to Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre and let our friendly Optics Team help and advise you.

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  • Sat, 28/07/2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre - Hornchurch Country Park

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  • Sat, 28/07/2018 - 9:00pm - 11:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Chafford Gorges Nature Park

    Come and take a twilight walk to find the mystical glow worms that call Chafford Gorges their home.

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    Glow worm

  • Sun, 29/07/2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Langdon Visitor Centre

    A fun morning of indoor and outdoor activities for pre-school children. Suitable for 18 months up (under 18 months free when accompanying an older sibling). Booking essential.

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  • Sun, 29/07/2018 - 10:00am - 3:30pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Cranham Marsh Nature Reserve, Nr Upminster

    Work parties at Cranham Marsh are on the last Sunday of every month throughout the the year. Meet at at the tool hut on the reserve at 10.00am. a range of tasks including coppicing in the woods, hedgelaying, scrub-bashing, and a bit of brushcutter, fence and ditch work.

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  • Sun, 29/07/2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

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

    Join us for our annual summer fair with Jo Jungle and her amazing creatures, Jam Beatz, pond dipping, mini beast hunting, bouncy castles, face painting and much more.

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    Pond dipping

  • Mon, 30/07/2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

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

    Does your child love nature and the great outdoors? Then bring them along to Hedgehog Club, a regular holiday club for 4-8 year-olds who must be accompanied by an adult. Coma and get batty about bats, play games, search for their food and make your own bat to take home.

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    Bat

  • Mon, 30/07/2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm - Essex Wildlife Trust

    Venue: Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

    Come make some beautiful art with natural materials

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

    Venue: Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre - Hornchurch Country Park

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