ALL EVENTS LISTED IN OUR APRIL AND MAY CALENDAR ARE NOW POSITIVE, ONLINE VIRTUAL EVENTS.
If you are holding date specific online events that can help individuals during these challenging times, you are welcome to add these events to the calendar (using the green button below) providing you are a charity or community group and/or the events are free to access.
Please note: The events in Essex featured are all third party events: Healthy Life Essex is not normally directly involved in organising or running any of these events. As events may be cancelled or details changed without us being informed, please always clarify details with the organiser/contact listed. Healthy Life Essex cannot accept responsibility for incorrect information shown on our events listings.
Directory advertisers can add their own ad hoc events free of charge as can most charities. Other events may incur a cost. The directors reserve the right not to accept entries or to make a small charge.
A day of child led fun at Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve including minibeast hunting, den building, pond dipping, toasting marshmallows over the campfire and more. Please ensure your child is suitably dressed for all weathers, drop them off and let them have a fantastic day in the countryside! Suitable for children age 5+ Packed lunch,Find out more »
Why not visit the EWT team at The Naze and we'll help you make a lantern ready for halloween. You might also like to bring your lanterns along to our early evening Halloween Lantern Walk tonight? There will be the choice of jar lanterns or willow lanterns to make and take home. Children must beFind out more »
Get creative at Belfairs Woodland Centre and create your very own forest face or clay creature using a lump of clay, the trunk of one of our wonderful trees and just a touch of imagination. Using leaves, twigs and all you’ve collected from the ground, fill Belfairs Woods with forest faces and clay creatures! ThisFind out more »
Make your own bug hotel and other fun bug crafts at Thurrock Thameside Nature Reserve which you can take home to encourage minibeasts into your own garden! Suitable for children of all ages Children should be accompanied by an adult. Booking essentialFind out more »