Sutton Nature and Sutton Ecology Centre
See calendar below for Biodiversity Team events taking place around the London Borough of Sutton. Please check back regularly, as more events are added.
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Summer Garden Party Saturday 16 June 12noon-4pm. Sutton Ecology Centre. Friends of Sutton Ecology Centre present family activities including a lucky dip, spin the wheel, face painting, live music, arts & crafts, a plant stall, nature discovery backpacks for hire, with refreshments, ploughmans lunch and homemade cakes. Free admission. Bring your friends and family.
Barefoot Bear Hunt Monday 30 July 11am-2pm. Sutton Ecology Centre. We’re going on a bear hunt – with our socks off!! Going barefoot is great fun, and it’s thought to stimulate your heart and boost your immune system! Follow the paw prints to find the bears and feel squelchy mud, tickly grass and lots more with your toes! Come prepared for messy feet! Cost: £4.50 per child Suitable for families with children 2-7yrs. Drop in, no booking required.
The Very Curious Caterpillar Adventure * FULLY BOOKED * Tuesday 7 August 10.30am-12noon & 1:30pm-3pm. Sutton Ecology Centre. Join Curious the Caterpillar on an adventure around Sutton Ecology Centre as he meets his puppet friends Lucy Ladybird, Berty Butterfly, Bella Bee and more! Includes craft, games and lots of fun all about flowers and how plants grow. Cost: £5.50 per child 3yrs + Booking essential. Siblings Welcome. Suitable for 3-7yrs. To book please visit https://suttonecology.getconnect2.com/
Weird Wildlife! Monday 13 & Tuesday 14 August 11am-2pm. Sutton Ecology Centre. Sometimes nature is beautiful – but sometimes it’s just plain weird!! Come and meet some of nature’s weirder creatures including stick and leaf insects. Includes trail, minibeast hunt and craft. Cost: £4.50 per child Suitable for families with children 3yrs+. Drop in, no booking required.
All events are held at Sutton Ecology Centre, unless otherwise indicated.
Birthday Parties at Sutton Ecology Centre
Sutton Ecology Centre now run birthday parties. You can hire our classroom, grounds and all our equipment to make your own DIY Buggly Adventure Birthday Party, or you can book a Wildlings Forest School Birthday Party. For more information visit our birthday party page.
Downloadable Trail Leaflet
You can now download the Sutton Ecology Centre Trail leaflet from our website. So come along after school or at the weekend for a stroll and an explore! See if you can spot the first snow drops or any other signs of spring.
To book a place on an event, please visit https://suttonecology.getconnect2.com/. You will need to create an account and book each person on.
For information on Sutton Nature / Biodiversity events, please email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org and for all school holiday events, please email email@example.com or, call 020 8770 5820 (for all events).
For Wildings Forest School events only, please email bookings and enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org. Do not contact Sutton Ecology Centre or the Sutton Biodiversity Team about Wildings Forest School events, as we will be unable to answer your query, instead please contact the Forest School directly.
For more conservation jobs and courses, please see environmentjob.co.uk.