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The Surrey Nature Explorer Passport

Published: 27 July 2021

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Dust off your explorer hats and become a Nature Explorer this autumn

A great activity for families with children aged 4 to 12! The Surrey Nature Explorer Passport holds captivating adventures that encourages families to get out and explore our beautiful countryside and visit our amazing libraries with a chance to win exciting prizes worth up to £150.

It's a fun way for children to discover the uniqueness of Surrey's countryside and learn more about nature's wonders, the activity runs from until October, giving families ideas and inspiration for days out during weekends and half terms.

How to get involved

The Surrey Nature Explorer Passport can be collected for free from one of Surrey's 52 libraries and will help children to keep track of their adventures as they collect exciting stickers for completing up to 15 fun nature-related challenges.

Young explorers who take on six challenges can enter into a prize draw to win a fabulous Den Kit, Slack Line or Kubb game.

Those who want to take on the ultimate challenge and do all 15 activities can enter into the prize draw to win a £100 voucher for Go Ape, a £100 voucher for Bocketts Farm or an annual family membership to the British Wildlife Centre worth £150.

What activities are included in the Nature Explorer Passport?

Expect a variety of activities ranging from searching for different insects like ladybirds and ants, and learning more about their habitats, through to leaf rubbings, storytelling, a reading challenge and a scavenger hunt. Some will be quick and easy others will take a bit longer. All activities are free to participate in. There's lots to do to encourage your children to enjoy nature and learn about their surroundings, so pick up a Surrey Nature Explorer Passport at a library near you and start exploring.

To view more information about activities, prizes and how to join visit the Libraries – Become a Nature Explorer webpage.

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