Explore, discover and help protect the wildlife on your doorstep! There are lots of ways to get involved with the Mendip Hills through a variety of events, activities and training opportunities. So keep up to date with us and view all of our events below.
This week long art exhibition includes Mendip and Somerset geology inspired artworks to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the opening of the Somerset Earth Science Centre. 10% of the proceeds will go to Mendip Rocks! Artworks from: Melanie Deegan & Watchet Art group (7 artists), Jennie Thomas, David Parfitt, Christina White and other local […]Find out more »
Open day at Somerset Earth Science Centre to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Centre, chance to come and visit and find out what we have to offer for the local community. Fossil ID with Peter Hardy and Simon Carpenter. Mendip Minerals (Russell Society). There will be tours of Moons Hill Quarry which you will […]Find out more »
We are offering this workshop as part of the Mendip Rocks Art Exhibition. Morning workshop - Fossil forms wire sculpture workshop with Artist Melanie Deegan. All tools and material provided. Make a wire fossil sculpture or simple dinosaur shape, or use the Earth Science Centre's fossils for inspiration. Suitable for adults and children over […]Find out more »
We are offering this workshop as part of the Mendip Rocks Art Exhibition. Afternoon workshop - Plaster casting workshop with Artist Melanie Deegan. All tools and material provided. Cast plaster fossil shapes and colour them. Suitable for adults and children over 8 with parental supervision. Cost: £5.00 (approx 1 hour) Please book as places […]Find out more »