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This weekly pre-school group, held on alternate Tuesdays and Fridays at Hanningfield Nature Reserve, is for the under 5's. The session includes wildlife activities on the nature reserve, crafts and games in the centre. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Booking is essentialFind out more »
Sessions are weekly on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. These sessions can change, please contact the Ranger Josh Childs before to confirm. Activities include removal of invasive species, fencing, litter picking, path clearance, pond maintenance, coppicing, hedge laying and more. Work parties may not be close to a bathroom.Find out more »
Join us in the Age Concern Southend offices every Friday from 10am-1pm to meet Gill Clarke from the Southend Borough Council Dementia Community Support Team. Gill is available to talk about any issues or queries you have relating to dementia whether you are trying to get a diagnosis for yourself or a family member, strugglingFind out more »
This walk is part of the Walk Tall scheme aimed at everyone who would like to improve their health through walking. The walk is at Hadleigh Country Park on the first and third Friday of every month, starting at 10:30am lasting approximnately one hour, starting at the Salvation Army Car Park at the bottom ofFind out more »
Let your toddlers explore, play and create outdoors at Bedfords Park. Weekly pre-school group for under 5's on Fridays Advance booking is essentialFind out more »
A weekly health walk along Southend seafront lead by Project 49. Everyone is welcome and especially those with a learning disability and their carers. The walk takes approx 45 mins. Meet at the Three Shells cafe.Find out more »
A twice-weekly pre-school club for under 5s at the Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country Park, based around nature, wildlife and the seasons. Children can enjoy includes time indoors and outdoors including arts, crafts, games, stories, music and more! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Booking is essentialFind out more »
A weekly club based at the Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre, Hornchurch Country Park, for 2 1/2 to 5 year-olds. Learning through nature and play with trained Level 3 Forest School leaders. Outdoors activities and fun in the woods Children must be accompanied by an adult. Numbers are limited. Pre-booking is essentialFind out more »