Summer Holiday Forest school sessions.

Exciting and fun outdoor adventures exploring and discovering the wonders and secrets of the woodland. Play games, learn practical skills. Practice crafts. Gather round the camp circle and cook over the camp fire.Make new friends , be active and have fun!

Summer school at Plashett Wood. July Mon 23rd, Tues 24th, Weds 25th, (Book all 3 days for £75.) Or £30 a session per child. 10am-3:30pm

Summer School at Plashett Wood. August Mon 6th, Tues 7th, Weds 8th. (Book all 3 days for £75.) Or £30 a session per child. 10am-3:30pm

Please email or telephone to book. Information and a consent form will be sent to you. Thank you

All the sessions were fully booked! We had an amazing ‘Summer School’. Thank you to all who joined us . It was spectacular!! See you next year……

 

 

Build your own ‘Bird Box’.

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Sunday 11th March 2017 1-4 pm

Make your own Bird box to take home for nesting season at our lovely woodland sawmill.

Supervision and all materials supplied, along with refreshments, in a great natural woodland environment.

Please book. Adults and children age 8+ welcome £15

Please book places limited. 

We encourage everyone to put up nesting boxes in their garden, school or local community in order to promote and enhance biodiversity and conservation of our breeding birds and wildlife.

Wild Women in the wood. ‘Reaching our roots…’

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Our next gathering will be on Sunday 23rd September 2018. 11am – 4:30/5 pm
A light lunch and refreshments will be provided and you are invited to bring a small gift to exchange with another in our women’s circle. Food contributions to share are welcomed.

Cost £35

We will be enjoying the abundant season of Autumn, giving thanks for the energies of the earth,and wisdom from the skies.Immerse yourself in the colourful hues of Autumn, This will be a celebratory session full of craft and spiritual fullfillment .A day full of warm smiles and long hugs, shared love of nature, creativity and connection. Celebrate and enjoy the woodland with other women. Get breathing and be fully alive!

Booking essential.

Continued monthly dates are:

25th March, 22nd April or 28th April TBC,

20th May, 24th June,15th July, 23rd Sept,14th Oct,18th Nov,19th Dec.

‘Free Rangers’ Home education.

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‘Free Rangers’ Forest School Home Education sessions for children

*Now successfully running since SEPTEMBER  2017*

FREE RANGERS Sessions for Home Ed Children

Weekly Thursday mornings at Plashett Park wood.

All day option 9:30 -:1pm

Children only all ages.  £20.00

Our Home Ed Forest School will focus on creative arts and crafts. Aiming to nurture a love of nature connection to the seasons, working with natural materials, enjoying songs and stories.

Our focus during all seasons through out the year is that the children learn skills through ,exploring the woodland and all it offers for wellbeing and learning through nature play and connection.

We have use of a beautiful barn with a hearth for work inside and an additional indoor classroom.

There is extensive private ancient woodland to explore and discover our natural world and understand our place in it.

 

 

‘Wood Rangers’

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Wood Rangers

Monthly Saturday Forest School

Morning option. 10-12:30 pm .

All day option 10-3.00 pm  Please bring a packed lunch.

Every 2nd Saturday of the month (some amendments) children can attend forest school and enjoy wild woodland games, and nature exploration in our beautiful private ancient woodland. Experience den and shelter building, bush craft and fire-lighting. Pond dipping and animal tracking too… Try craft and exciting ‘earth’ based activities outdoors, in all weathers and changing seasons….

It’s fun ,healthy,and educational. Helping to build confidence and self-esteem and improve wellbeing. The children learn so much through playing out in nature.

For children over 5 years of age.

MORNING £15 per child

ALL DAY £25

Dates for 2018 are:

13th Jan, *18th Feb (Sun),10th March,28th April,12th May, 9th June,14th July, No Aug,8th Sept,13th Oct,10th Nov,8th Dec.

Booking essential.

 

 

 

Monthly Forest School Session for children and young people with Autism

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Every 3rd Saturday of the month we are running Forest School from 1:30 – 4:00pm for children with ASC at Plashett Park Wood. All ages welcome. Cost £20 .

We fill the session with fun activities including games, crafts, bush craft skills, adventuring and environmental awareness and observation. Children will explore and engage with nature and learn new skills.
This session has proved to be beneficial and successful in engaging children with ASC.  Children return again and again and discover their own interests and what the woodland can offer in terms of learning, adventuring, and healthy enjoyable recreation.

(We have successfully run this session for over a year now and children and parents IMG-20150218-00278love it!), 17th Nov, 15th Dec.

Dates for 2018 are 16th June, 7th July, NO Aug, 1st Sept, 20th Oct,17th Nov, 15th Dec.

Booking Essential.

 

Annual Christmas Craft event at Plashett Wood Sawmills

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Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th November 2018.

 Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd December 2018

11.00am until 4:00pm

 

Enjoy a fabulous winter walk through this beautiful private wood and see nature as a source of inspiration. Gather evergreen sprigs, branches and pinecones to transform into enchanting rustic natural decorations.

Create a variety of seasonal gifts by the warmth of an open fire in a workshop in a beautiful old barn with an artist craft maker and Forest School leaders.

Festive wreaths, garlands, tree decorations, lanterns, and floating candles are some of the many delightful items you can make to take home.

Workshops are suitable for adults and children. Come as a family, engage your children, or simply come along on your own. There’s sure to be something creative for everyone …

Cost: £35 adult and £25 child to include all materials and refreshments.

Hot drinks and all resources included. Toilets and car parking on site. Group bookings for adults only can be arranged on additional dates to include mulled wine and mince pies.

Early booking essential.This event books up quickly.  Please email.