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Upcoming events with Sensory Nature Adventures and Play

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Leach Pottery St Ives

We are planning a collaborative project with The Leach pottery early next year and we are looking for a small number of families to take part. We are interested in families that could attend three workshops on Saturdays to create ceramics inspired by nature.

If you are interested then please email Lynsey on


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Families needed for Cornwall case study

As part of the next phase of SNAP we are looking for some families to take part in a case study. This would involve your family trialing some of our resources and making some visits to different places near to where you live. You would then feedback to us on your experiences. All resources and any entry fees will be covered by SNAP.

Email Lynsey to find out more

Other ways to get involved

Register your interest in our free family activities in Devon and Cornwall

Nominate your local community centre or group to receive some free resources

Visit our resource library for activities to do at home

Take part in our short survey about how you and your family use outdoor spaces

If you would like to take part in any of our activities or want to find out more information about Sensory nature adventures and play please contact Lynsey on 01726 222900 alternatively you can email


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More about what we do

Useful information books we love, practical guidance and useful advice

Go Outside and Play- the benefits of outdoor play for social and emotional development

Sensory Nature Hubs our work with Special Schools

A guide to inclusive play practical advice on creating play opportunties for everyone

Sensory engagement - projects, ideas and examples of how to connect with nature through the senses

The benefits of contact with nature for everyone - why we do what we do!

Sensory learning and our environment article about how we learn through all our senses and implications for connecting with our environment

Meet our SNAP advisory group

We are collaborating with a panel of advisors from play specialists to evaluation experts.

families cook bread on an open fire

Families take part in a sensory beach activity day

playing gofindit

gofindit is our bestselling treasure hunt card game for families