Events for everyone

We run events throughout the year. From Low Tide Walks to wildflower pop ups, school visits and family learning activities.

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Please book in advance to secure your place. 

 

Terms and Conditions - Two week cancellation period for full refund.

                       
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Sun 3 Jul

Young Archaeologists' Club

  Thames Discovery YAC

 

Thames Discovery YAC is an affiliate member of the Young Archaeologists’ Club (YAC) network. The branch is hosted by Creekside Discovery Centre.

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Wed 6 Jul

Discover Your Wilderhood Walk

July 6th  18:00 - 20:00

FREE

Join us on the hunt for wildlife in the wilderhood of Creekside. Even in hard urban environments like streets, footways, walls, and the small fragments of habitat adjacent to them, wildlife makes a living.

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Wed 13 Jul

Dawn Creek Walk & Creek Know-how

July 13th, 6.30am-9.00am 

It's London Rivers Week! Join us for a peaceful morning walk, followed by breakfast and a presentation to learn more about your local river - all before work starts!

Developing on our popular weekend walks, Creek Know-how features in-depth information about tides, the local historical context, and more. This activity aims to provide further opportunity for understanding the local area and to help people to interact with Deptford Creek more.

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Sat 16 Jul

Creek Know-how

July 16th, 10am-1pm 

It's London Rivers Week! Join us to find out more about your local river.

Developing on our popular weekend walks, Creek Know-how features in-depth information about tides, the local historical context, and more. This activity aims to provide further opportunity for understanding the local area and to help people to interact with Deptford Creek more.

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Sun 17 Jul

Creekside Low Tide Walk

July 17th, 11.00 - 13.00

 

Explore the Creek with experts and find out about the local and natural history of this amazing urban space.

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Wed 20 Jul

Wildflower Pop Up July

Wildflowers Pop Up with Invertebrates

20th July: 18.00-20.00

As summer evenings warm up we have the perfect escape for you here at our Discovery Centre on the banks of Deptford Creek.

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Tue 26 Jul

Family Event - Invertebrate Day!

Fun for all the family

 

10.00-12.00 Bug Hunting & Crafts

A morning of discovery and crafting with a big bug hunt at Sue Godfrey Nature Park and crafting at the Discovery Centre. During the bug hunt we will be joined by entomologist Richard Jones. 

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Thu 28 Jul

Family event - Ship Wrecked!

 

28 July: 10.00 - 12.30

Fun for all the Family!

 

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Tue 2 Aug

Family Event - Crab Hunting

 

2 August: 10.00-12.00

Fun for all the family! 

 

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Tue 9 Aug

Family Event - Wildflower Day

Fun for all the family

9 August: 10.00-12.00

Wildflower Pressing

Children must be 7+ years and accompanied by an adult

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Thu 11 Aug

Family Event - Pond Dipping & Games

11 August: 10.00-12.00

Fun for all the family!

 

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Sat 13 Aug

Discover Your Wilderhood Walk

August 13th  10:30 - 12:30 FREE

Join us on the hunt for wildlife in the wilderhood of Creekside. Even in hard urban environments like streets, footways, walls, and the small fragments of habitat adjacent to them, wildlife makes a living.

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Sun 14 Aug

Creekside Low Tide Walk

August 14th, 10.30 - 12.30

 

Explore the Creek with experts and find out about the local and natural history of this amazing urban space.

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Tue 16 Aug

Family Event - Mini Museum

 

16 August: 10.00-12.30

Fun for all the family! 

 

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Wed 17 Aug

STEM Summer Activity Day

A 1-day summer activity for 11-16 year olds! Complete a British Science Association CREST Award and learn more about wildlife and STEM. 

Expand your understanding of science at school and find out more about how science and engineering work in real life.

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Sun 4 Sep

Creekside Low Tide Walk

September 4th, 10.30 - 13.30

 

Explore the Creek with experts and find out about the local and natural history of this amazing urban space.

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Sat 31 Dec

VOUCHER for Creekside Low Tide Walk

 

Treat family and friends to a Low Tide Walk in 2022

Low Tide Walks are guided wades in Deptford Creek. Your friends and family will get to experience a different perspective of London's history and urban wildlife. Waders provided. We guarantee some good, clean, muddy fun!

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Sun 1 Jan

Creekside Books

 

Creekside Publications

We have published two books about regeneration for Deptford Creek. Both are available to buy. You can buy them here or in person at Creekside Discovery Centre.

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