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A workshop with a difference, held at Hanningfield Visitor Centre. Create stunning lantern centerpieces which can be used anywhere inside or outside on your patio during the summer Cyanotype is a photographic printing process that produces a cyan blue image when pretreated fabric (or paper), which is made light sensitive is exposed to ultraviolet lightFind out more »
A half day non-technical session aimed at adult beginners who are interested in Wildlife Photography, Birds, Butterflies and Dragonflies led by EWT expert Liz Huxley. Start the day with an hour in the classroom, going over photography top tips and hints before heading out on to Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve to see what we canFind out more »
Art Doesn't Discriminate (ADD) Southend is working partnership with Project 49 to put on a monthly Saturday morning film club for folk with learning disabilities and their carers. In addition to the film being shown in a 'relaxed' setting there is a separate coffee bar area where carers can sit and have a chat ifFind out more »
This event is organised by the Havering Local EWT Group. Come along and find out about the work being carried out by the RSPB on Bowers Marsh and to see the different wildlife throughout the year. Please meet in the car park. End time is an approximation, please check when booking. There is an optionFind out more »
Meet at Belfairs Woodland Centre for an unforgettable and unique hour of delight to discover the secrets of the wild, wild woods! Incredible live storytelling with local legends Hannah Brailsford and Shane Ibbs who'll weave their magic through the tales of lost words in the woods. These sessions are designed for accompanied children, but noteFind out more »
This adults only walk will reveal the fascinating and unusual geology that has made the Naze such a special place. Mangrove swamps,volcanoes, tropical seas teaming with sharks, arctic tundra, cold seas rich in shellfish. It will also look at a time where the river Thames flowed across the Naze. The walk will also take inFind out more »
Track down the bats in the Thorndon Countryside Park Woodland during this early evening family bat walk before they hibernate this year. Try using the bat detectors and learn more about the world's only true flying mammal. Limited spaces are available. Booking essential. Please wear layers of clothing suitable for a walk in the woods,Find out more »
As dusk descends at Belfairs Woods, join local legends Hannah Brailsford and Shane Ibbs who, with their incredible live storytelling, weave their magic through the tales of lost words in the woods. This is an adult only outdoor event moving through the woods so please dress appropriately for the weather. (There are also bookable hourlyFind out more »