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Forest School – current activities

Booking calendars are at the bottom of the page

Spending time outside is great for everyone and Forest School gives opportunities to experience the nature in the different seasons, encourage creativity, resilience, social interaction and awareness of senses.

Term Time Stay and Play

Sessions will be held on term time Monday mornings 10am-11:30am (Except Bank Holidays)

Suitable for children aged 1 and over. (Home educated children welcome too)

Each session will have a story, some suggested activities and time for children to chose their own activities. Warm drinks will be available.

Saturday Sessions

Once a month - next dates - 11th May, 8th June, 13th July, 14th September, 12th October, 9th November

10am-12noon

Suitable for children aged 1-11

Lots of activities including cooking as long as weather conditions allow.

School Holiday Forest School Sessions

Summer Holiday Dates - Monday 22nd, Tuesday 23rd July, Monday 19th, Tuesday 20th, Tuesday 27th August

10am-12noon.

Suitable for children aged 1-11

Lots of activities including cooking if weather conditions allow.

Pond dipping

Saturday 13th July 12:30pm and 2:00pm

Monday 22nd July 12:30pm and 2:00pm

Tuesday 20th August 12:30pm

Cost

Term Time Stay and Play (1½ hours) and Pond dipping (1 hour) £6:00 for one child and adult, £4 for extra siblings, siblings under 1 free.

Saturday and School Holiday sessions (2hours) £6:50 for one child and adult, £4.50 for extra siblings, siblings under 1 free.

Payment is, if possible by bank transfer in advance. Payment made for any sessions that are subsequently cancelled by me, or for any sessions you are unable to attend due to illness and you indicate this in advance of the session, will be credited for future sessions.

Please pay as soon as possible after you book. Details for payment are on the information sheet - link below.

Booking

Before booking for the first time, please read the information sheet.

If you are booking for the first time, I will send out a registration form and further information. If you do not receive it within 24 hours, please look in your spam folder and email if you don't receive anything.

To book please click on the available sessions below, and complete your details. If sessions you are interested in are fully booked, then please email closerlook@perryman.org.uk so that I could let you know of any cancellations or extra sessions.

All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Each booking slot is for one adult and up to three children. If more children wish to come please let me know. If extra adults wish to come, please ask.