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T100 Calling: Germination – Langdon Hills Forestry Walk and Talk
T100 Calling: T100 Walking, Talking & Making Festival 2020.
T100 Walking Festival: T100 Calling takes as its theme mandalas in 2020. A series of walks led by experienced walkers will visit sites along the Thames Estuary, starting and ending in Purfleet–on–Thames. At key locations on the walks, beautiful large-scale mandalas will be made. Open to all. Download the Mandala Activity Packs to get prepared. To find out more visit: http://thurrock100.com/2020-walks/
Wed 16 September 2020 10:00 – 14:00
Germination: mandala make using found natural materials and picnic
We will walk through the forestry of Langdon Hills country park, guided by park wardens with talks about the importance of maintaining forestry and the essential role public green spaces have played throughout lockdown. Getting back to our roots, we will explore the natural landscape, its inhabitants and take in scenic views of the Land of the Fanns area; which stretches through Thurrock and beyond.
Following the guided tours there will be an artist-lead Mandala-making activity using naturally sourced materials as we get back to nature, reflect and rewild. Please bring a bag if you wish to gather materials on route.
The event will end with a picnic in the large open grassland.
Tickets are free but must be booked in advance.
A condition of booking is that all attending agree to follow our Covid-19 Guidelines
Only 30 places are available for each event so social distancing can be managed.
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