All Upcoming Events

Please note that the events content may change slightly if we have to use different sites within the wood due to woodland management. The leaders will ensure the activities stay as close to the descriptions given .

Forest School Courses

  • April 24, 2019 - May 22, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

A Forest School course (6 sessions) – ‘Fawns Group’ for ages 18 months-5 yrs! Every Wednesday in Term Time only. Our unique Forest school session is led by Julie and Lucy from Lucy’s forest school: This is for parent/carers and their child/ren to come and spend some time in the wood with a wonderful group (more…)


  • April 25, 2019 - May 23, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

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 (more…)


  • April 26, 2019 - May 24, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

A Forest School course (6 sessions) – ‘Acorns Group’ for ages 18 months-5 yrs! Every Friday in Term Time only. Our unique Forest school session is led by Mel from Lucy’s forest school: Join Mel in the woods on Friday mornings for a wonderful opportunity to connect with your child in a natural environment. Mel (more…)


  • owlets
    April 30, 2019 - May 21, 2019
    10:30 am - 11:30 am

This group will be an opportunity to get together with other parents and their little ones for under 2.5 years. We hope to; Nourish and support families in the wood. Sharing experiences and skills, Follow the seasons, Quality time in nature Listen to stories, Campfire snacks Nature crafting. Hot drinks is included in the price. Please (more…)


  • unite the beat
    May 13, 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

An Intergenerational Forest School course with a twist (7 sessions) – Age 3 years – 11 years ‘’rhyming renegades’’ Join an intergenerational fortnightly immersion in nature/forest school programme taking place at Wilderness Woods between May and September.  We want renegades of all ages to come together and meet in the wilderness for 7 sessions of (more…)



Holiday Events

  • Easter Bunny Hunt
    April 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for Spring celebrations at the woods with Lucy’s Little Forest School’s take on the traditional Easter Bunny Hunt; hand-crafted chocolate treats provided by local chocolate maker Rowdy and Fancy’s; arts and crafts; face-painting and flowers;  a hay bail maze; and a delicious lunch-time BBQ. Time: Anytime between 10am and 4pm everyday of the (more…)


  • Easter Bunny Hunt
    April 20, 2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for Spring celebrations at the woods with Lucy’s Little Forest School’s take on the traditional Easter Bunny Hunt; hand-crafted chocolate treats provided by local chocolate maker Rowdy and Fancy’s; arts and crafts; face-painting and flowers;  a hay bail maze; and a delicious lunch-time BBQ. Time: Anytime between 10am and 4pm everyday of the (more…)


  • Easter Bunny Hunt
    April 21, 2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for Spring celebrations at the woods with Lucy’s Little Forest School’s take on the traditional Easter Bunny Hunt; hand-crafted chocolate treats provided by local chocolate maker Rowdy and Fancy’s; arts and crafts; face-painting and flowers;  a hay bail maze; and a delicious lunch-time BBQ. Time: Anytime between 10am and 4pm everyday of the (more…)


  • Easter Bunny Hunt
    April 22, 2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for Spring celebrations at the woods with Lucy’s Little Forest School’s take on the traditional Easter Bunny Hunt; hand-crafted chocolate treats provided by local chocolate maker Rowdy and Fancy’s; arts and crafts; face-painting and flowers;  a hay bail maze; and a delicious lunch-time BBQ. Time: Anytime between 10am and 4pm everyday of the (more…)


  • Den Buidling for all the Family
    May 28, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Join Mel and learn how to build a shelter than can withstand wind and rain as well as make it as camouflaged as you possibly can using natural materials we forage for in the wilderness. We will venture into the wood and get into teams and build a shelter to be proud of! All the (more…)


  • Stanley stick!
    May 28, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

This workshop is being run by Mel….a sticktastic expert and good with her tools! Head to the story telling circle and listen to the story of Stanley stick! Its a great story and has lots of ideas of what to do with all those amazing sticks you may find in the wood, we can then start (more…)


  • Family forest school
    May 29, 2019
    10:30 am - 1:30 pm

Family Forest school 3 – 11 years old: This Family Forest School will be a selection of interactive Woodland activities. The sessions will be planned for children of all ages between 3-11. The activities will all be focused on outdoor, natural enjoyment. The activities will be led by Jack, a qualified Forest School Leader who (more…)


  • Adventures of a Gruffalo - Woodland Monsters
    May 30, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop is being run by Mel 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 get involved, helping with the voices of the animals and actions to suit! This activity is about the adventure, (more…)


  • Survive in the Wild
    May 30, 2019
    1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

This workshop will be run by Mel….our bushcraft queen!! Could you survive in the wood? On this bushcraft course you’ll learn how to survive in the wild, collect drinking water in the wilderness. Forage as much as we can! Build survival shelters to withstand wind and rain and collect tinder and fuel to light the (more…)



Term Time Events