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 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

£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

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

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

Tue 28 Mar

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

Wed 29 Mar

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

Wed 5 Apr

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

…and 5 more dates until 26 Apr

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

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

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

£7.00 per child / 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 - choice of three time slots, 10am-12pm, 12pm-2pm, 2-4pm. People with…

Sat 15 Apr

£7.00 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 2 Apr

£6.00 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

Wed 5 Apr

£6.00 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

Family Wild Evening Out

Enjoy an evening of wildlife activities on the reserve, including bug hunting, bat detectors and moth trap, finishing at the camp fire. Suitable for children aged 5yrs and over accompanied by an adult. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in…

Sat 1 Apr

£7.00 per person / 01268 419103

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 12 Apr

£6.00 per child / 01268 419103

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 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

£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

£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

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

£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

£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

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

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

£6.00 per child / 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

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