Tuesday 30th May '17

Lucy’s Little Forest school – Bug Hunting

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“We’ll go searching  under logs, in trees, among the leaves for all kinds of minibeasts, and make a clay bug and a bug house to take home.” Hunting equipment – Magnifying glasses tubs and spoons I.D sheets White sheets Age: For all the family – Accompany adults Free! We will meet outside the cafe in […]

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Wednesday 31st May '17

Lucy’s Little Forest School – Castaway in the Wilderness!

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Time: 1.30pm – 4pm Cost: £ 15.00 per child (aaccompanying adult Free) This is not a drop off workshop, adults are asked to be involed and enjoy the adventure! Age: 4+ – 99 years! Build a shelter ready to survive the wind and rain, light a campfire and enjoy cooking our lunch over the fire….Adult […]

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Wednesday 31st May '17

Lucy’s Little Forest School – Mud Kitchen – Mud pies and other recipes

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Have you discovered the Mud kitchen at Wilderness wood! When mud is properly prepared we can make the most delicious treats! I love the crunch of pine needles. You can use a stump as a counter a puddle makes a nice sink…Ovens are everywhere, under bushes, behind trees. Cooking utensils should wherever possible be made from something that […]

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Thursday 1st Jun '17

Lucy’s Little Forest School – Wild things!

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  Date: Thursday 1st June 2017 Time: 2.30pm -3.45pm Age:  for all the family! Adults to accompany children Cost: £8.50 per child. A story that speaks to the heart of every child. Become king of the wild things in our own magical forest. Find the secret path and the story telling circle. Here we will […]

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Thursday 1st Jun '17

Lucy’s Little Forest School – Forest school Day

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Spend the day at wilderness wood, with a forest school level 3 leader Mel Evan. Woodland Crafts Bush Craft Skills Cooking Lunch over the fire (food not included in price – Details to follow as to what you need to bring) Woodland games Age: Ideally 5 + years. Please get in touch if you have […]

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Friday 2nd Jun '17

Lucy’s Little Forest School – Adventure of a ….GrUfFaLo – Woodland Monsters!

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This workshop is being run by Mel for LLFS a Forest school Leader and an expert in Gruffalo Hunting! Find the secret path, discover the storytelling circle.  Come and share an adventure in the wilderness, Reading the story of the Gruffalo and letting the children getting involved, helping with the voices of the animals and actions to […]

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Friday 2nd Jun '17

Lucy’s Little forest School – Fire Craft!

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Light, warmth, cooking food and boiling drinking water. Fire is about the most useful tools there is in the wilderness learn how collect, light and building them in a fun and practical way using different techniques and gather materials form the wood. Techniques used flint and steel use make your own charcloth/char pencils to take […]

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Saturday 3rd Jun '17

Wedding private function – woodland closed on Saturday June 3rd

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Hannah and Henry are celebrating their wedding at Wilderness Wood on Saturday June 3rd.  The woodland will be closed for the day.  It will re-open at 9am on Sunday June 4th.  Apologies for any inconvenience to visitors and members.  

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Sunday 18th Jun '17

Fathers Day – Bushcraft Morning

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Lucy’s Little Forest school – Mel evean forest school level 3 leader and bushcrafter! Spend the morning with your family, Dad’s in charge to create Dad’s own tinder tin, flink and steel braclet, charcloth and basically all the equipment you need to light a fires while your camping or out in the wilderness! You will […]

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Sunday 18th Jun '17

Fathers Day – Fire Craft and Bushcraft Afternoon!

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Lucys’s Little Forest School – mel evan will be hosting this workshop level 3 leader and bushcrafter! Spend the morning with your family, Dad’s in charge to create Dad’s own tinder tin, flink and steel braclet, charcloth and basically all the equipment you need to light a fires while your camping or out in the […]

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Saturday 1st Jul '17

July Stewardship Saturday and pizza night

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Join the Wilderness Wood team and members to get involved with the stewardship and improvement of the woodland. All ages welcome. We meet at 10am in The Meeting House and allocate jobs according to skills and interests. Please bring gloves and boots and relevant tools if you have them. Lunch, tea and cake is provided. […]

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Saturday 15th Jul '17

Wedding Private Function – woodland closed on July 15th

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Steve and Farinoz are celebrating their wedding at Wilderness Wood on Saturday July 15th.  The woodland will be closed for the day.  It will re-open at 9am on Sunday July 16th.  Apologies for any inconvenience to visitors and members.  

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Wednesday 26th Jul '17

Lucy’s Little Forest School – Bear Hunt

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We will listen to the story of ”We are going on a bear hunt” We’ll go on an exploring walk hunting for the bears at Wilderness wood. We’re not scared!! we’ll investigate sounds, shapes, and textures along the way. When we find the bear, we discover that he’s more scared of us than we are […]

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Wednesday 26th Jul '17

Pirates Adventure!

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Shipwrecked on a wooded island, the pirates need to survive until rescue… Does X really mark the spot? Light a fire to cook your food and create smoke signals – don’t leave without the treasure! Includes a snack – bring a drink! Aged: 4+, to be accompanied by an adult. Time: 2.00pm – 4.00pm For […]

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Tuesday 1st Aug '17

Lucy’s Little Forest School – Woodland Animal Felting

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Time: 10.30am – 12.30pm Join Lucy’s Little Forest School with her collaboration with Karen Rao – Felt Artist for 2 hours of woodland storytelling and forest felting fun. Explore the Fairy Ring with Lucy, looking for fallen leaves and animal traces, brought to life by her magical stories. We’ll return back to base full of […]

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Tuesday 1st Aug '17

Woodland Animal Felting – Karen Rao and Wriggly!

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Time: 1.30pm – 3.30pm Join Lucy’s Little Forest School with her collaboration with Karen Rao – Felt Artist for 2 hours of woodland storytelling and forest felting fun. Explore the Fairy Ring with Lucy, looking for fallen leaves and animal traces, brought to life by her magical stories. We’ll return back to base full of […]

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Saturday 5th Aug '17

August Stewardship Saturday

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Join the Wilderness Wood team and members to get involved with the stewardship and improvement of the woodland. All ages welcome. We meet at 10am in The Meeting House and allocate jobs according to skills and interests. Lunch, tea and cake is provided. Please bring gloves and boots and relevant tools if you have them. […]

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Saturday 5th Aug '17

Family Singing Day in the Woods

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We are delighted to host a family singing day led by local music enterprise, Harmonessence. The day is planned with all members of the family in mind.  Children will get out and about in the woods with Lucy’s Little Forest School in the morning and then experience a singing session in the afternoon.  The adults […]

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Monday 7th Aug '17

Working-with-wood-week summer 2017

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Members are invited to join the Wilderness Wood team for a week of timber construction, woodland stewardship, arts, crafts and putting on a play-in-a-week.  You can camp or come in each day.  All ages welcome and needed!  For further details on activities and costs, contact emilyanddan@wildernesswood.org

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Saturday 2nd Sep '17

September Stewardship Saturday 2017

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Join the Wilderness Wood team and members to get involved with the stewardship and improvement of the woodland. All ages welcome. We meet at 10am in The Meeting House and allocate jobs according to skills and interests. Lunch, tea and cake is provided. Please bring gloves and boots and relevant tools if you have them. […]

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Saturday 9th Sep '17

Wedding Private Function – woodland closed on September 9th

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Hannah and Eduardo are celebrating their wedding at Wilderness Wood on Saturday September 9th.  The woodland will be closed for the day.  It will re-open at 9am on Sunday September 9th.  Apologies for any inconvenience to visitors and members.  

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Saturday 30th Sep '17

Wedding Private Function – woodland closed on September 30th

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Vicky and Matthew are celebrating their wedding at Wilderness Wood on Saturday September 30th.  The woodland will be closed for the day.  It will re-open at 9am on Sunday October 1st.  Apologies for any inconvenience to visitors and members.  

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Saturday 7th Oct '17

October Stewardship Saturday 2017

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Join the Wilderness Wood team and members to get involved with the stewardship and improvement of the woodland. All ages welcome. We meet at 10am in The Meeting House and allocate jobs according to skills and interests. Lunch, tea and cake is provided. Please bring gloves and boots and relevant tools if you have them. […]

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Saturday 28th Oct '17

Members’ priority Christmas Tree reservations

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Come and have pick of the crop and a 10% discount on Christmas Trees in the field.

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Saturday 6th Jan '18

January Stewardship Saturday 2018

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Join the Wilderness Wood team and members to get involved with the stewardship and improvement of the woodland. All ages welcome. We meet at 10am in The Meeting House and allocate jobs according to skills and interests. Lunch, tea and cake is provided. Please bring gloves and boots and relevant tools if you have them. […]

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Saturday 3rd Feb '18

February Stewardship Saturday 2018

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Join the Wilderness Wood team and members to get involved with the stewardship and improvement of the woodland. All ages welcome. We meet at 10am in The Meeting House and allocate jobs according to skills and interests. Lunch, tea and cake is provided. Please bring gloves and boots and relevant tools if you have them. […]

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Saturday 3rd Mar '18

March Stewardship Saturday 2018

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Join the Wilderness Wood team and members to get involved with the stewardship and improvement of the woodland. All ages welcome. We meet at 10am in The Meeting House and allocate jobs according to skills and interests. Lunch, tea and cake is provided. Please bring gloves and boots and relevant tools if you have them. […]

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Saturday 7th Apr '18

April Stewardship Saturday 2018

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Join the Wilderness Wood team and members to get involved with the stewardship and improvement of the woodland. All ages welcome. We meet at 10am in The Meeting House and allocate jobs according to skills and interests. Lunch, tea and cake is provided. Please bring gloves and boots and relevant tools if you have them. […]

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Saturday 28th Apr '18

Annual Members’ Bluebell Party

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Another spring.  Another May Queen.  Another party. Details to follow….

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