Saturday 29th Apr '17

Bluebell Art Workshop with Blackbird Arts

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Taking inspiration from the bluebells in the woods and with guidance from the experienced local artists, Martin Brockman and Adele Scantlebury, have a go at Woodblock Printing, Painting, Drawing, printing on fabric to make bunting which will have its first outing at the annual Wilderness Wood May Day party that evening…. Place:  the marquee at […]

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Saturday 29th Apr '17

Bluebell Party

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Members and friends are invited to celebrate the coming of spring at the woods and our collective progress over the last year.  We will gather at 5.30pm outside the cafe to crown this year’s May Queen and process around a tour of works achieved over the year.  Then it’s time to party with a ceilidh […]

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Saturday 6th May '17

May 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 is provided. Tea and cake at 4pm. Please bring gloves and boots and relevant tools if you […]

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Monday 8th May '17

Mother’s Fire group begins

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A new group to nourish and support mothers in the wood – sharing experiences, skills, crafts, knowledge about the plants and herbs around us and being a mother.   On Monday mornings, 10am-12pm. Pay As You Feel – suggested contribution £10.  For further enquiries, ring Katy on 07949121690 or e-mail her at phonekaffrin@hotmail.com Children and […]

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Saturday 13th May '17

Wedding private function – woodland closed on May 13th

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Daniel and Heidi are celebrating their wedding at Wilderness Wood on Saturday May 13th.  The woodland will be closed for the day.  It will re-open at 9am on Sunday May 14th.  Apologies for any inconvenience to visitors and members.  

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Sunday 21st May '17

Spring Herb Workshop with Anita Graham BSc (Hons) MNIMH

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Our local woodland and hedgerows are full of herbs that can nourish and cleanse our bodies.  Anita is passionate about sharing her knowledge of these plants – gained over 20 years of clinical experience.     This workshop will provide you with the information and experience to make simple remedies.  We will: – walk around […]

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Sunday 21st May '17

Herbal Tea Blends workshop with Anita Graham, Western Medical Herbalist

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Our local woodland and hedgerows are full of plants that can treat many ailments. Anita is passionate about sharing her knowledge and love of these plants – gained over 20 years of clinical experience. In this workshop, Anita will explain the individual medicinal uses of different herbal teas and how she applies them in her […]

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Wednesday 31st May '17

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

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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Friday 2nd Jun '17

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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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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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 5th May '18

Annual Members’ May Party

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

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