Langdon Visitors Centre

Langdon Visitors Centre
Essex Wildlife Trust, 3rd Avenue, Lower Dunton Road, Basildon, Essex, SS16 6EB
  • Telephone 01268 419103
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  • Website www.essexwt.org.uk/reserves/…

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There are 26 events at this location

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Bird Box Building

Drop in throughout the afternoon to build a bird box for your garden. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Tue 14 Feb 2017

£5.00 per box / 01268 419103

Bird Mobile

Make a beautiful bird mobile to hang at home. All materials provided. Drop in craft activity suitable for younger children accompanied by adults. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Thu 6 Apr 2017

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Bug Bonanza

Drop in throughout the afternoon to hunt for minibeasts in the woodland. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Tue 11 Apr 2017

£3.00 per child (max 2 crafts) / 01268 419103

Carols At The Haven

Join some traditional carol singing in the Haven museum in front of the fire accompanied by the piano. Hymn sheets will be provided. Then head back to the Visitor Centre for a drink and mince pie. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 16 Dec

£6 each (not recommended for under 10s) / 01268 419103

Caterpillar Club

A fun morning of indoor and outdoor activities for pre schoolers. Suitable for 18 months up (under 18 months free when accompanying an older sibling) Booking essential People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Tue 6 Dec

£6.00 per child, £4.00 additional siblings / 01268 419103

Wed 7 Dec

£6.00 per child, £4.00 additional siblings / 01268 419103

Wed 14 Dec

£6.00 per child, £4.00 additional siblings / 01268 419103

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Caterpillar Club

A fun morning of indoor and outdoor activities for pre schoolers. Suitable for 18 months up (under 18 months free when accompanying an older sibling) Booking essential People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wed 11 Jan 2017

£6.00 per child, £4.00 additional siblings / 01268 419103

Tue 17 Jan 2017

£6.00 per child, £4.00 additional siblings / 01268 419103

Wed 18 Jan 2017

£6.00 per child, £4.00 additional siblings / 01268 419103

…and 21 more dates until 26 Apr 2017

Christmas Crafts

Join us for some festive creativity - a choice of crafts with something to suit all ages. £3 per child (max 2 crafts.) Must be accompanied by an adult at all times. No need to book in advance just drop in on the day. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sat 10 Dec

£3 per child (max 2 crafts) / 01268 419103

Sun 11 Dec

£3 per child (max 2 crafts) / 01268 419103

Sat 17 Dec

£3 per child (max 2 crafts) / 01268 419103

Sun 18 Dec

£3 per child (max 2 crafts) / 01268 419103

Easter Egg Hunt

Join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt - follow the trail and answer the wildlife questions to win a chocolate prize. Plus Easter crafts in the Visitor Centre. £7.00 per child, suitable for all ages, must be accompanied by an adult. Booking Essential. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sun 16 Apr 2017

£7.00 per child / 01268 419103

Family Forest Fun

Forest School activities in the woods - den building, ropes, woodland crafts, wildlife spotting and campfire. Enjoy some quality family time, all ages welcome, must be accompanied by an adult. Booking Essential People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sun 8 Jan 2017

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

Sun 22 Jan 2017

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

Sun 5 Feb 2017

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

…and 4 more dates until 2 Apr 2017

Family Forest Fun

Forest School activities in the woods - den building, ropes, woodland crafts, wildlife spotting and campfire. Enjoy some quality family time, all ages welcome, must be accompanied by an adult. Booking Essential People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wed 5 Apr 2017

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

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Get Crafty

Drop in throughout the afternoon to build a bird box for your garden. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wed 15 Feb 2017

£3.00 per child (max 2 crafts) / 01268 419103

A House For The Fairies And Elves

First we will explore the magical woodland and make some mini dens. We'll then head inside to make our very own fairy house to take home. All materials provided. Suitable for primary school children accompanied by adult. Booking essential. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Thu 16 Feb 2017

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

Introduction To Uk Amphibians

This course is designed to introduce participants to the identification and ecology of British amphibians.  In addition it will give a brief overview of the methods used for surveying and monitoring these species. The course is designed to be interactive with opportunities to test the knowledge and skills you will…

Tue 21 Mar 2017

£30 per person / 01268 419103

Make A Birds Nest

We will make a birds nest and then of course, add some eggs! Drop in event but places may be limited at busy times. Suitable for younger children accompanied by adults. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Thu 13 Apr 2017

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Make A Friend For Peter Rabbit

We know Peter alreday has lots of friends but this is your chance to make him a new one! All materials provided. Drop in craft activity suitable for younger children accompanied by adults. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 7 Apr 2017

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

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Mr Mcgregor's Garden In Springtime

Follow the trail to see some of the best spring flowers and learn some of their names along the way. Then come inside to create a spring themed picture. Drop in event but places may be limited at busy times. Suitable for children accompanied by adults. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 14 Apr 2017

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Plant Labels For Mr. Mcgregor

Follow the Peter Rabbit Trail and see Mr McGregor's Garden. Then come inside to make some 'animal' plant labels for you to take home. Drop in event but places may be limited at busy times. Accompanied children only. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 17 Feb 2017

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Pond Dipping

Drop in throughout the afternoon to discover the fascinating creatures that live in our pond. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Tue 4 Apr 2017

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Santa At The Haven

Meet Santa as he takes a break from his busy Christmas preparations. See the Elves workshop and the reindeer stable (sorry no real elves or reindeer!) £5 per child, includes gift. Drop in event, no need to book in advance. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. People with limited mobility please…

Sat 10 Dec

£5 per child / 01268 419103

Sun 11 Dec

£5 per child / 01268 419103

Sat 17 Dec

£5 per child / 01268 419103

Sun 18 Dec

£5 per child / 01268 419103

Scrapbook Safari - April

Join us on our wildlife safari to see what exciting wildlife is to be found in April. We'll then head inside for a scrapbook session and finish by making something wonderful to take home! Suitable for primary school children accompanied by adult. Booking essential. Remember to bring your own scrapbook! People with…

Thu 13 Apr 2017

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

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Scrapbook Safari - December

Join us on our wildlife safari to see what exciting wildlife is to be found in December. We'll then head inside for a scrapbook session and finish by making a Christmas themed craft to take home! Suitable for primary school children accompanied by adult. Booking essential. Remember to bring your own scrapbook! People…

Sat 17 Dec

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

Scrapbook Safari - February

Join us on our wildlife safari to see what exciting wildlife is to be found in February. We'll then head inside for a scrapbook session and finish by making something wonderful to take home! Suitable for primary school children accompanied by adult. Booking essential. Remember to bring your own scrapbook! People with…

Thu 16 Feb 2017

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

Scrapbook Safari - March

Join us on our wildlife safari to see what exciting wildlife is to be found in March. We'll then head inside for a scrapbook session and finish by making something wonderful to take home! Suitable for primary school children accompanied by adult. Booking essential. Remember to bring your own scrapbook! People with…

Sat 11 Mar 2017

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

Wassail Celebration

Join us for our traditional Wassail Celebration in our community orchard. Make a jam jar lantern in the classroom then enjoy a twilight walk through the reserve finishing at the orchard. Suitable for all ages (parts of the walk may not be suitable for pushchairs), must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Donation £6…

Sat 7 Jan 2017

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

Wassail Celebration

Celebrate the spirit of the season with our annual Wassail celebration in our community orchard, with bonfire, refreshments and singing. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sat 7 Jan 2017

Free / 01268 419103

Winter Walk On The Reserve

As well as some amazing wildlife habitats Langdon Nature Reserve has a fascinating history. Join us for a guided walk on the Reserve to find out more about the former Plotlands. Following the walk the Haven museum will be open to visit. Booking essential. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 30 Dec

£6.00 per adult, £3 per child / 01268 419103

Sat 31 Dec

£6.00 per adult, £3 per child / 01268 419103

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