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Nature Club – Minibeast Hunt

15 June @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Get ready for National Insect Week at June’s Nature Club- indoor-outdoor workshop for ages 5-9 & adult

Nature Club – Minibeast Hunt

Feel the love for bugs at this month’s Nature Club! Grab a bug pot and go on a hunt to discover some of the tiniest creatures in the woodland. We’ll identify a variety of amazing minibeasts found in different habitats; use ‘shake sheets’ to see what’s in the trees, and sweep nets to hunt in the meadow! Choose a habitat, then invent, design and build a bug to live there with pipe cleaners and play dough. Take home a minibeast ID guide and get ready for National Insect Week later in June!

What is included in your ticket:

90 minute club session for one child and accompanying adult

Access to:

– Access to the woodland and outdoor areas (inlcuding the Water Lab, bring a change of clothes) from 10am–5pm (last entry 4.30pm)

– Cafe 10am – 4pm

– Parking (limited availability)

What is NOT included:

– Access to the Exploration Zone

Event Details

Club sessions must be accompanied by an adult. These family workshops are designed for you and your child to learn from each other and work together while trying out new things.

Nature Club is usually held in our workshop space, with some outdoor activities in most sessions, weather permitting. Explore the natural world in different ways each month, where you will be making the most of the beautiful surroundings at the Science Oxford Centre. With ponds, woodlands and meadows on our doorstep, children can explore and investigate the plants and animals that live alongside us, discover the simple beauty of natural objects and learn how everything in an ecosystem is interconnected.

Additional Support

If you are attending a club and require a carer ticket, please get in touch to discuss how best we can support yourself or your child to access the activities. Please contact us for more information at events@scienceoxford.com.

Sessions:

10AM – 11.30AM

12.30PM – 2PM

3PM – 4.30PM

Suitable for ages 5-9 (accompanied by an adult)

£10 per club ticket (includes Eventbrite booking fee)

One child and accompanying adult

For information on our refund policy and event terms and conditions visit here. If you cannot attend, you can request a refund or transfer your ticket to another day yourself via Eventbrite.

The Café is open 10am – 4pm. Families are welcome to bring picnics and snacks to eat at our lunch tables.

Details

Date:
15 June
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/nature-club-minibeast-hunt-tickets-873265329107

Venue

Science Oxford Centre
Quarry Road
Headington, England OX3 8SB United Kingdom
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Organiser

Science Oxford
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