Free family nature activity at Knights Hill Wood Saturday 27th April

Charity Nature Vibezzz is restarting free family nature activities at Knights Hill Wood (near new West Norwood Fire Station) on Saturday 27th April 2019. The activity session will run 2pm to 4pm and everyone is invited to join the fun activities aimed at families.

Sowing wildflower meadow seeds & making bird feeders

2pm to 4pm Saturday 6th April 2019 Nature Vibezzz ran a free family activity session in Tivoli Park, West Norwood.

The session involved the participants preparing the soil in the wildflower meadow area and sowing wildflower seeds mixed with sand over the area. Participants then made bird feeders which they hung up on trees and shrubs in the park.

The session finished with the participants helping to make fire to hot drinking chocolate and melting chocolate to dip fruit in.

Familes help improve Tivoli Park for local wildlife

2pm to 4pm Saturday 30th March 2019 Nature Vibezzz ran a free family nature activity in Tivoli Park, West Norwood.

During the session participants finished work on the wildlife hedge along the boundary of the park. The wildlife hedge consists of native tree saplings which will grow to benefit local wildlife providing a new habitat and food source. The hedge will also help reduce pollution including reducing noise pollution from traffic.

Work was continued on the wildflower meadow in the park which will be a heart shape and surrounded by logs. The session finished with a heathly fruit snack.

Please come and join Nature Vibezzz next activity in Tivoli Park 2pm to 4pm Saturday 6th April 2019 and help us make a difference.

Free family nature activity at Tivoli Park

2pm to 4pm Saturday 23rd March 2019 Nature Vibezzz ran a free family activiy session at Tivoli Park, West Norwood.

The session included the continued creation of the the wildlfower meadow area and wildlife hedge along the park boundary. Other activities included child led play, bug hunting, drawing, rope climbing and swings. The session finsihed with hot choclate and healthy fruit snack.

The next session will be 2pm to 4pm Saturday 30th March 2019, where we need the help of as many people as possible to make big improvements to Tivoli Park.

 

Planting wildlife hedge, wild flower meadow creation & other free activities in Tivoli Park

2pm to 4pm Saturday 16th March 2019 Nature Vibezzz ran a free family nature activity session in Tivoli Park, West Norwood.

The session involved planting tree saplings to create a wildlife hedge, digging logs in place for border of wild flower meadow, making animal masks, bug hunting, rope climbing & swings.

The session finished with a healthy fruit snack and juice drink.

Next Saturday 2pm to 4pm Saturday 23rd March 2019 we shall continue planting the wildlife hedge and preparing the area for the wild flower meadow. Please come and help us make a real impact to Tivoli Park.

Free family activities at Tivoli Park

2pm to 4pm Saturday 9th March 2019 Nature Vibezzz are a free family nature activity at Tivoli Park in West Norwood.

The activity involved tree planting, creation of wildflower meadow, rope climbing / swing, bug hunting and outdoor play. The session finished with a healthy fruit snack and hot chocolate.

The next Nature Vibezzz free family session in Tivoli Park will be 2pm to 4pm Saturday 16th March 2019.

Tree planting in Tivoli Park

2pm to 4pm Saturday 2nd March 2019 Nature Vibezzz ran a free family tree planting activity in Tivoli Park.

Participants helped planting native tree saplings along the boundary of Tivoli Park to create a wildlife hedge which will be continued on future activities. Other activities participants was involved in was insect hunting, rope swing / climbing, photography and helping move logs which will be used for boundary of a new wild flower meadow. The session finished with a healthy fruit snack.

The next free Nature Vibezzz fmaily nature session at Tivoli Park will 2pm to 4pm Saturday 9th March 2019.

Photos taken by children on session are below

Family nature activity session in Knights Hill Wood

2pm to 4pm Saturday 16th February 2019 Nature Vibezzz ran a family nature activity session in Knights Hill Wood.

The session involved various activities including rope swing, climbing rope, bug hunting, colouring, mask making, pruning shrubs and trees, buidling dead hedge, putting up bird boxes and litter picking.

Participant also learnt to chop wood and make fire using flint and steel. After which paricipants roasted veggie sausages. marsh mallows and fruit on the campfires.

The next free project session will be in Tivoli Park 2pm to 4pm Saturday 2nd March 2019.

Building dead hedge in Knights Hill Wood

2pm to 4pm Saturday 26th January 2019 Nature Vibezzz ran a free family nature activity in Knights Hill Wood, West Norwood.

The activity started with litter picking and free play in the woodland including making animal masks, insect hunting, climbing rope and  rope swing.

The session activity involved participants using green material that had been dumped at the site to build up the dead hedge made on previous activities. The dead hedge provides a habitat for wildlife and protects plants in the wildflower glade created by children on previous sessions.

The session finished with hot chocolate, cookies and strawberries.

The next free Nature Vibezzz project session will be 2pm to 4pm Saturday 2nd February 2019.

Planting wildlife hedge in Knights Hill Wood

2pm to 4pm Saturday 1st December 2018 Nature Vibezzz ran a free family nature activity in Knights Hill Wood, West Norwood, Lameth.

The session started with children bug hunting, playing around the site, enjoying rope swing and colouring. Then the participants helped litter pick the site with 4 sacks of rubbish removed.

Follwing the litter picking the children helped plant a section of wildlife hedge around the boundary of the woodland site. The wildlife hedge which consists of native tree saplings will grow to benefit local wildlife, help reduce litter and help reduce pollution including reducing noise pollution from traffic.

The session finished with healthy snack and hot chocolate.

Nature Vibezzz will be back in Knights Hill Wood next week 2pm to 4pm Saturday 8th December 2018, this will be our last Saturday activity this year. The sessions will restart Saturday 19th January 2019.