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Saplings – Outdoor Toddler Group

Fri March 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Friday, repeating until Fri December 18, 2020

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Friday, repeating until Fri December 18, 2020

Join us for a morning of fun and child led adventure in our wonderful woodland playground.

Every child can be themselves at Saplings, free to safely explore where their curiosity leads. The short walk to Beech Camp begins the adventure as old hands and new visitors alike begin the excited chatter about what might be in store.

Up the hill, through the trees and around the giant beech, brings little legs and eager hands to our main camp in all its woodland wonder.

Saplings follows the Forest School ethos where your child is empowered to lead their play and develop their unique interests along with their confidence and an appreciation of the natural world. Each week a diverse and creative range of nature based activities, crafts and games are available to enjoy as their mood takes them. There are firm favourites too that always remain; the mud kitchen, wooden xylophone, nature’s climbing frame and of course the heart of our camp, the fire.

Saplings is enjoyed year round whatever the weather, fostering a positive can do attitude to everything life may throw at us, and helping one and all appreciate the beauty and wonder to be found in every season.

Gaining confidence, learning new skills, kindling fires and friendships, all these things happen naturally for every child at Saplings at a pace that is natural and fun. It’s your weekly sanctuary where you can reconnect, recharge and enjoy your child happy at play, making magical memories of childhood to last a lifetime.

Individual Session Prices
First child:
£8.50 per session

Additional Siblings:
£5.00 per session*

*We do not charge for infant siblings in slings/pushchairs, but as soon as your little one is toddling please do book their place in the normal way.

Save 20% with a 10 Session Pass
10 Sessions for the price of 8, valid for up to 12 weeks.

£68 for the first child, £40 for additional siblings.

Once purchased, you can allocate your pass credits to any 10 dates within the following 12 weeks through our online booking system. This can either be done in one go or individually within 12 weeks of purchasing the pass, as your plans become clearer!
Receive a free Hidden Woods jute bag with the first pass you purchase!

Photo Credit: https://www.jesscheetham.com – @jess_cheetham