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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Bug Bonanza

Drop in throughout the day to hunt for minibeasts, find out some fab facts about them and make a quick minibeast craft. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Tue 22 Aug

£3.00 per child / 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

Wed 3 May

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

Tue 9 May

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

Wed 10 May

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

…and 24 more dates until 30 Aug

Decorate A Den

Make hanging mobiles in the woods using a range of materials and beautiful threads. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Thu 10 Aug

£3 / 01268 419103

Dinosaur Diorama

Follow the dinosaur trail then come inside to make dinosaur diorama. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 11 Aug

£3 / 01268 419103

Dramatic Dragonflies

Learn more about these amazing insects. Pond dip for numphs then make a fantasic dragonfly. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Thu 10 Aug

£6 / 01268 419103

Dream Catchers

Weave your own dream catcher to take home using willow, wool, beads and feathers. Suitable for 3 yrs +, must be accompanied by an adult. Requested donation £3 per child. Drop in event, no need to book in advance. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wed 26 Jul

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Fairy Crafts

Join us in the classroom for some magical fairy crafts, choice of two items (max two per child) Suitable for 3 yrs +, must be accompanied by an adult. Requested donation £3 per child. Drop in event, no need to book in advance although space may be limited at busy times. People with limited mobility please contact…

Wed 2 Aug

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Tue 15 Aug

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Wed 30 Aug

£3.00 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 30 Apr

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

Sun 14 May

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

Sun 28 May

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

…and 4 more dates until 23 Jul

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

Tue 25 Jul

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

Tue 8 Aug

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

Funny Woodland Faces

Drop in throughout the afternoon to make a funny face using wood, hammer and nails. Finish it off with some brightly coloured paints ready to take home. Suitable for ages 3 yrs+, must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Drop in event, no need to book in advance, although space may be limited at busy times.

Tue 8 Aug

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Wed 23 Aug

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Make A House For The Fairies And Elves

We'll head to the woods to find some of the fairies' and elves' favourite trees and then make some tiny dens. We'll collect some materials and then return to make a magical home for a fairy or elf. Booking essential. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 2 Jun

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

Make A Pond For Jeremy Fisher

Create a pond and fish using colourful papers. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 28 Jul

£3 / 01268 419103

Mini Beast Art

Make a beautiful picture using a range of colourful papers and an interesting rolling technique. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 2 Jun

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Minibeast Madness

Drop in throughout the day to hunt for minibeasts, find out some fab facts about them and make a quick minibeast craft. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Tue 30 May

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Paint A Rabbit Picture

Why not follow the Peter Rabbit Woodland Trail first then come and paint a rabbit picture? Be sure to wear old clothes! People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 2 Jun

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Paint A Rabbit Picture

Come and visit the Peter Rabbit Woodland Trail and then get messy painting a rabbit picture. Paint as well as some additional materials will be available to make your artwork come to life. Mount your picture to make it look really professional! People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Thu 1 Jun

£3 / 01268 419103

Painting With Plants

Use plant materials to make natural dyes then use the pigments to roll a picture. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 28 Jul

£6 / 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

Wed 31 May

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Thu 3 Aug

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Tue 29 Aug

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Scrunch And Paint

Use tissue and glue to scrunch a picture, then paint it!  People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 4 Aug

£3 / 01268 419103

Stories And Animal Masks

Join us in the Sensory Garden to listen to a story and make your own animal mask. Suitable for 3 yrs +, must be accompanied by an adult. Requested donation £3 per child. Drop in event, no need to book in advance although space may be limited at busy times. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wed 9 Aug

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Stories And Stick Puppets

Join us in the Sensory Garden to listen to a story and make your own stick puppet from twigs and natural materials. Suitable for 3 yrs +, must be accompanied by an adult. Requested donation £3 per child. Drop in event, no need to book in advance. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Tue 25 Jul

£3.00 per child / 01268 419103

Summer 5K Series

Phoenix Striders running and walking club present a good 5K off road run two lap course through the nature reserve. Free parking, toilets - sorry no changing facilities. Drinks, snacks and waiting area for family. All under 18's must be registered by an adult and an adult must be on site at all times. People with…

Tue 16 May

£2.00 per runner on the night / 01268 419103

Tue 20 Jun

£2.00 per runner on the night / 01268 419103

Tue 18 Jul

£2.00 per runner on the night / 01268 419103

Tue 15 Aug

£2.00 per runner on the night / 01268 419103

Summer Bunting

Print some triangles of hessian fabric then sew to make summer bunting to hang at home People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Thu 27 Jul

£3 / 01268 419103

Tree Champions!

Explore the woods, answer the tree quiz. Make a medal from wood to show you are a true Tree Champion! People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Thu 17 Aug

£3 / 01268 419103

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