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Young Adventurers is a regular weekly holiday club for 8-12 year-olds who want to get adventurous outdoors. Enjoy making fires, building shelters, tracking animals? Then this is for you. Children may be unaccompanied. Booking essentialFind out more »
Meet the mice, listen to the story and get crafty. Join us as we listen to the beautiful Brambly Hedge Story by Jill Barklem. We will then go on an adventure to meet the mice of Brambly Hedge before return and completing some wonderful craft activities. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please wearFind out more »
What happens at Forest School? Let them get outside and explore! Look for creepy crawlies, build dens, balance on ropes, get messy in our mud kitchen, fly through the trees on our rope swing , relax in the hammock, play woodland games and watch the fire. The only limit is their imagination! (free taster sessionFind out more »
Learn and improve your Archery Skills. Great fun for all ages Children must be accompanied by an adult. Booking EssentialFind out more »
Create a unique Easter decoration. Decorate a twig with paint and wool to create your own potted Easter tree, complete with chocolate eggs. All equipment and materials will be provided. This event is suitable for all ages accompanied by an adult but younger children will require more adult help. A drop in event, no needFind out more »
Join the EWT team at Thurrock Thameside Nature Reserve for an afternoon of stories and songs and folklore and mythology! Tales of nature, animals and even monsters around our campfire, surrounded by nature. Recommended for children aged 8-12. Must be accompanied by an adult. Booking EssentialFind out more »