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Join Essex Wildlife Trust at Hanningfield Reservoir to find out about the night sky, planets and our universe. The event starts with a talk/presentation and then, weather permitting, head outside to take a closer look at the stars and planets visible from the reserve. This event is suitable for children aged 12+, but all childrenFind out more »
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 »
Work parties at Sawbridgeworth Nature Reserve take place every Sunday. Contact the warden Bob Reed for more information.Find out more »
Fortnightly family Forest School session in the beautiful Bedfords Park woodland. Learn to light fires, use tools and ropes, play, create and explore through the changing seasons Bring a snack and water and ensure suitable clothing. Advance Booking EssentialFind out more »
Come and look at the range of binoculars, telescopes, eyepieces, tripods and accessories at Hanningfield Nature Reserve Visitor Centre. Expert advice on hand with optics expert David Bailes and other volunteers to help you choose your ideal optics. Hawke and Opticron brands available.Find out more »