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FREE Home Education Forest School Taster Session

June 5, 2023 @ 12:00 pm June 10, 2023 @ 3:00 pm

HARE runs weekly Forest School sessions in Parkend, Gloucestershire.

FREE Forest School Taster Session – Monday 5th June 2023 12:00-3:00pm –  Limited places.

Our Parent & Child Forest School sessions for Home Educating Families are now open to families with children of all ages.

Our play-based sessions run on a Forest School structure, incorporating mindfulness and activities to improve well-being. They include activities such as whittling, fire lighting, den building and other bushcraft skills.  Art and crafts, such as painting and clay.  Willow crafts and other traditional crafts.  Circle time, singing, games and a story. We will provide drinks, please bring a snack.  Forest school is not just for children.  Forest school is beneficial for people of all ages.  We find parents get a lot our of our sessions.

Our Parent & Child Forest School sessions for home educating families run on Monday morning during term time, 12:00pm to 3:00pm at Beaver Lodge, Whitecroft road, Parkend, Lydney, Gloucestershire, GL15 4HG.

These sessions are aimed at families with children aged 6 years plus.  You may bring younger siblings if you need to, but the activities on offer will mainly be designed for 6 years plus, with some play activities which will be suitable for all.  If all your children are under 6, please book our Parent & Toddler Forest School, which will be more suited to their needs.  We have several families attending the parent & toddler session who intend to home educate when their children are older.

Booking for this free trial is through our website.  You can also book our weekly sessions in half term blocks.

Please subscribe to our mailing list (at the bottom of each page on our website) to be the first to hear when booking opens for a new half term, and to find out what else we re doing.

Please get in touch if you have any queries


June 5, 2023 @ 12:00 pm
June 10, 2023 @ 3:00 pm
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Whitecroft Road, Parkend
Lydney, GL15 4HD
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