grasshopper

Meadow grasshopper in the field studio - Niall Benvie/2020VISION

Little Summer Hoppers

Location:
Book
A free, fun family day for Southwark residents discovering the little animals that can jump.

Event details

Date

Time
10:00am - 3:00pm
A static map of Little Summer Hoppers

About the event

A day for families to explore all the little hopping animals in our wildlife garden from frogs to grasshoppers to the tiniest springtails. You'll hunt for these animals through bush beating, sweep netting and under logs then test out your own jumping skills and have fun making your own springing animals. Suitable for families with children of any age living in Southwark. 

Booking

Phone number

07740717930

Price

Free for Southwark residents. Booking required.

Suggested donation

All donations go towards supporting our conservation work.

Suitable for

Families

Know before you go

Dogs

dogs cannot attend except guide dogs

Wheelchair access

yes

Hearing loop

no

What to bring

Bring a packed lunch and come dressed for the weather. Bring a form of identification for our enrolment form.

Parking information

Please come by foot, cycle or public transport if possible. There is parking on Sydenham Hill opposite the Castle Barr residential home.

Bicycle parking

available

Facilities

Toilets
Picnic area
Accessible toilet
Baby changing facilities

Contact us

Diana
Contact number: 07740717930