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WED 6 AUG

Forest Families: Plants and Trees

Epping Forest Field Centre, Loughton

Run by: Epping Forest Field Centre

Come and discover more about the plants and trees that grow in the forest. How old are they? What can they tell us? Why are they useful?

clock10:00–12:00

Suitable for any age

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Discovering trees in Epping Forest

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Are you a Forest Family?

Whether you know the forest inside out or have never visited before, you're sure to learn something new on our family days.

Join us for this activity and discover more about the plants and trees that grow in the forest. How old are they? What can they tell us? Why are they useful?

Please note that while younger siblings are welcome to join us, the activities are aimed at children aged 5 to 11. Booking required.

Disclaimer

Activities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.

Cost

Children aged 5 to 11 years: £6.00
Children under 5 years: £2.00
Adults and children over 11 years: £2.00

Venue

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Epping Forest Field Centre

Epping Forest Field Centre, Pauls Nursery Road High Beach, Loughton, IG10 4AF

About this location

Epping Forest Field Centre is situated in High Beach adjacent to the main Visitors Centre for the forest. Situated Show more… inside the boundary of the first speedway track in the country, the area of approximately six acres has a range of habitats including ponds, woodland, grassland, a bird garden, a butterfly garden and sensory beds. Epping Forest Field Centre is situated in High Beach adjacent to the main Visitor Centre for the forest.Show less…

Epping Forest Field Centre is situated in High Beach adjacent to the main Visitors Centre for the forest. Situated inside the boundary of the first speedway track in the country, the area of approximately six acres has a range of habitats including ponds, woodland, grassland, a bird garden, a butterfly garden and sensory beds. Epping Forest Field Centre is situated in High Beach adjacent to the main Visitor Centre for the forest.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Epping Forest Field Centre.

Please register in advance.

Please ring 0208 502 8500 to reserve a place.

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