'Forest Friends' Forest Schools


10th November 2018 - 9th February 2019 :

Forest School activities, 9:30am to 11:00am on most Saturday mornings from 10th November 2018 to 9th February 2019

Forest School activities will be delivered for families on a Saturday morning on a regular basis (mostly weekly) at Northumberlandia by Forest Friends.

You can choose to participate in any of the structured activities on offer, such as story time sessions or woodland art and crafts; or ‘bake’ some mud pies in the popular mud kitchen; or just enjoy relaxing in our chill out area.

Adults are required to stay and supervise their own children for the duration of the sessions.

There will be a drink and snack provided at the end of each session.

Forest School sessions will be from 9:30am to 11:00am on the following Saturdays:

  • 10th November 2018
  • 17th November 2018
  • 1st December 2018
  • 8th December 2018
  • 5th January 2019
  • 12th January 2019
  • 19th January 2019
  • 26th January 2019
  • 2nd February 2019
  • 9th February 2019.

Booking is essential, direct with ‘Forest Friends’, as places are limited.  Sessions are £6.50 per child and block booking is required.  Payment can be made via Paypal.

Please contact Julie Whittingham – email: forestfriends2018@outlook.com or Facebook: forestfriendsfreespirits; telephone 07979 305816

Site entrance free; activity £6.50 per child - booking essential with 'Forest Friends'

Warm outdoor clothing and closed toe footwear recommended, as activities will be in the woodland. Please contact the provider directly for further information.

Toilets and café are on site at the visitor centre.

Please obtain details direct from 'Forest Friends'.

The activity is taking place within a woodland setting, off woodchip paths. Please contact the provider directly for further information.

There is a car park with a suggested donation of £1 to help maintain the site.

Event Contact

For more information or if you have a query about this event please call 07979 305816 or email Julie Whittingham - Forest Friends leader

Events key:

  • Dog friendly
  • Disabled access
  • Parking available
  • Taking place outdoors
  • Tickets required
  • Educational & creative
  • Events for grown-ups
  • Child friendly
  • Healthy & active
  • A Community event
  • A Volunteering event
  • Event facilities
  • Entrance fee or Event cost
  • Meeting place