Wildfamilies Pond Dipping and Minibeast Hunting @ The Wolseley Centre


Wildfamilies Pond Dipping and Minibeast Hunting @ The Wolseley Centre

Location: The Wolseley Centre, The Wolseley Centre
ST17 0WT,
Rugeley, Staffordshire, ST17 0WT
Outdoor fun for the whole family

Event details

Meeting point

In front of The Learning Hub. Use the What 3 words app - ///surely.sheets.gloom -https://what3words.com/surely.sheets.gloom


13.30 - 15.00
A static map of Wildfamilies Pond Dipping and Minibeast Hunting @ The Wolseley Centre

About the event

We are delighted to welcome you back to our face to face family events. You will notice some changes to the way we do things but we are excited to have you join us for a wildfamilies event!

Want to get the children outdoors this holiday? Why not come along and try a new adventure with Staffordshire Wildlife Trust. These activities give you and your children the chance to explore the great outdoors,with our Wildchild Team at hand to help you along the way. Fancy discovering what calls Wolseley its home? Let's go pond dipping and see what lurks beneath the water, you might find fish, snails or even a water-scorpion! Then we shall see what we can find on the land. What minibeasts will you unearth?

Please be aware that we will be practicing social distancing during all of our activities and please ensure you remain socially distant from other households. You will be given the information required to do this in advance of the event and in the event briefing. We have produced a Covid 19 risk assessment for this event and will be adhering to it. You will be provided with your own equipment to use and there will be a hand sanitiser station as well as biodegradable anti-bac wipes for your use.

We ask that you do not attend this event if you, or anyone in your household, are showing symptoms of Covid 19 or if you have been contacted by the Test and Trace system and advised to self isolate.  

This event it is essential that you book in advance and were greet to say that if you arrive to the event and have not booked your place you will be unable to join the event.  Please check your spam folder for your booking confirmation email if you have not received one after making the booking.

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£6.50 per child
Recommended for 3 years plus

Suitable for


Know before you go


People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wheelchair access

Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance

What to bring

Please wear suitable clothing for the weather and sturdy footwear.

Parking information

Parking available on site


Picnic area
Accessible toilet
Baby changing facilities

Contact us

Wild Child team
Contact number: 01889 880100