Youngsters learn about Epping Forest creepy crawlies
Irena, Nick and Conrad Souroup during the Forest Families Minibeasts event
Pheonix Feascy-Spendelow looking for creepy crawlies
Xanthe, Louka and Phoeve Woolnough during the Forest Families Minibeasts event
Alessandra Allen with a collection of bugs
Brian Moore and Gracelyn Moore-Gonzalez searching for bugs in Epping Forest's trees
Gary and Henry Cooper collecting insects
Young children have learned about creepy crawlies during their school holidays.
Children from five to 11 collected insects and bugs from under logs and stones and in trees and grasses in Epping Forest.
The Forest Families: Minibeasts event was held at Epping Forest Field Studies Centre in Pauls Nursery Road, High Beach on Wednesday.