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Local artist Lucia Hardy will be exhibiting some stunning pieces inspired by nature at the Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve near Colchester. Lucia Hardy is an artist who describes her work as Wild, Dark and Inspired by nature. Lucia lives and works in Essex, painting expressive and engaging birds and wildlife, as well as creating emotionallyFind out more »
Join a spooky self-led Terrifying Trail for Halloween at Bedfords Park during half-term and explore the park in all its Autumn glory. Find all the clues and claim a small prize. Please wear clothing suitable for being outdoors. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Drop in during Visitor Centre opening times. No need toFind out more »
Are you interested in health, well-being and spirituality? Regardless of where you are on your journey, a Life Arts 2-day Mind Body Spirit Festival is a place to experience more of the joy, peace and healing that you truly are. Two full days on 19th and 20th October. You can enjoy therapies, workshops and guidedFind out more »
Onsite parkingDrop into Thurrock Thameside Nature Park and make a clever craft with our volunteer, Crafty Carol. Each week there will be a different theme. This is a drop-in event suitable for all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.Find out more »
Join Photographer Daniel Bridge for this one-day workshop at Hanningfield Reservoir and learn how to use your camera to make fantastic pictures from the tiniest details. Daniel will be looking at different photographing techniques, giving you the knowledge to make your own fantastic photos in great detail. Event suitable for 16+ years of age. PleaseFind out more »
Joint a Fungi Foray in Marks Hill Wood Nature Reserve. This event is organised by the Basildon Natural History Society EWT Local Group and is a joint meeting with Essex Field Club & Wickford Wildlife Society Stay for a short while or all day if you wish. Bring your own lunch if staying all day.Find out more »
This is our 2nd Charity Ball for Friends and Places Together being held at the wonderful Park Inn, in Southend. Enjoy a 2-course meal and view the fantastic firework display on the seafront, followed by great entertainment with resident DJ - Paul Gee. We support young vulnerable disabled adults from Aged 13- 25 (predominately) toFind out more »
Bra-vissima is a small ladies choir formed by local soprano soloist Julia Wilson James. They perform a wide range of music, sacred and secular. Julia’s aim for the choir has always been to achieve the highest possible standard and to make a beautiful sound. Anyone who has heard them would say a harmonious evening isFind out more »