Sunday 16th Dec '18

Christmas at Wilderness Wood

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Buying a Christmas tree at Wilderness Wood is a great day out on weekends in December. Wilderness Cafe will be serving delicious BBQ from our beautiful Cook House.  Lucy’s Little Forest School will be offering forest school activities for families.   More details to follow.

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Friday 21st Dec '18

Winter Solstice Celebration for Members 2018

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All members are invited to a celebration of the longest night and shortest day on Friday 21st December. Meet at 4pm in the new courtyard to head into the wood with our lanterns to discover drama, music, dance…We will end our promenade back at the Wood House for the formal opening of the new building […]

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Friday 21st Dec '18

Lucy’s Little Forest School – A Stick Man

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Travel down into the deep dark woods…….with Lucy. Share this lovable classic (My Favorite story) STICK MAN! under the trees We will light a fire, toast crumpets with butter and jam and have a hot chocolate. Bring a picnic or snacks to enjoy around the fire too. Take a walk, explore,and make your own stick […]

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Saturday 22nd Dec '18

Lucy’s Little Forest School – Making winter treats for the birds

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Age : 3 – 10 Years -  Adults to accompany children Cost: £12.50 per child (accompanying adults free) Booking essential Winter can be a difficult time for birds. The days are short, and nights are often cold and long. The natural food supply has been consumed or is hidden by snow. Most insects are dead […]

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Sunday 23rd Dec '18

Lucy’s Little Forest School – Gruffalo’s Child

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Join Mel for a wintry adventure in the deep, dark woods. We will find the Gruffalo cave before sharing one of our favourite stories around the campfire.  Afterwards we will explore the woods on an adventure in search of the big bad mouse!  After our walk children can make a snowy Christmas decoration to take […]

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Saturday 5th Jan '19

January Stewardship Saturday 2019

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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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Thursday 17th Jan '19

Squirrels Forest School with Julie – Thursdays

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A Forest School course (5 sessions) – ‘Squirrels Group’ for ages 2.5-5 yrs! Every Thursday in Term Time only. Our unique Forest school session is led by Julie from Lucy’s forest school: I’m Julie and love being in the woods with the children where we learn, laugh, make, cook and play together. I’m a mum […]

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Saturday 2nd Feb '19

February Stewardship Saturday 2019

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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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Sunday 3rd Feb '19

Introduction to essential oils with Nina Alawo – 3rd February (not 19th Jan as previously advertised)

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Nina Alawo -  Wellness Advocate and essential oil enthusiast – is offering a free introduction to essential oils and, in particular, the top 10 doTERRA oils, their origins, methods of use and health and wellbeing benefits. When: February 3rd, 11am-1pm. Where: in front of the fire in the Meeting House Places limited to 10.  Contact […]

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Saturday 9th Feb '19

Twigorama with Luśka Mengham

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Can you identify tree species just by their buds? Even if you’re not sure how to identify trees in leaf, this is a great way to get to know them very well before the leaves arrive! Join Luśka Mengham on a walk and talk around Wilderness Wood learning how to identify native and naturalised broadleaf […]

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Friday 22nd Feb '19

Members’ working-with-wood-day

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Members of all ages are invited to gather for a day of work, projects and fun in the wood together.   More details to follow.  Meet at 10am at the Cook House.  £10/day/family.  Contact emilyanddan@www.wildernesswood.org to book on as places are limited.

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Saturday 2nd Mar '19

March Stewardship Saturday 2019

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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 6th Apr '19

April Stewardship Saturday and AGM

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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 Wilderness Cafe and allocate jobs according to skills and interests.  We also have lunch together. Please bring gloves and boots and relevant tools if you have them. At 3pm […]

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Tuesday 16th Apr '19

well-being in wilderness workshops for young people – day 1

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A three-day series of wilderness workshops for young people to de-tech, unwind and re-connect with themselves, nature and others through a balance of activities such as discussion, yoga, story-telling, campcraft, nature connection, creative activities, team-building games culminating in a show-case for parents at 3.30pm on the final day.  Led by Julia Gillick, teacher, expedition leader […]

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Wednesday 17th Apr '19

well-being in the wilderness workshops for young people – day 2

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A three-day series of wilderness workshops for young people to de-tech, unwind and re-connect with themselves, nature and others through a balance of activities such as discussion, yoga, story-telling, campcraft, nature connection, creative activities, team-building games culminating in a show-case for parents at 3.30pm on the final day.  Led by Julia Gillick, teacher, expedition leader […]

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Thursday 18th Apr '19

well-being in the wilderness workshops for young people – day 3

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A three-day series of wilderness workshops for young people to de-tech, unwind and re-connect with themselves, nature and others through a balance of activities such as discussion, yoga, story-telling, campcraft, nature connection, creative activities, team-building games culminating in a show-case for parents at 3.30pm on the final day.  Led by Julia Gillick, teacher, expedition leader […]

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