Our family events are a great opportunity for you to come along and join in with a fun and interactive session in the forest for all the family. With a range of events throughout the year, we are sure you will be able to find something for everybody to enjoy!

All children must be accompanied by an adult at our family events, but adults can attend for free. Maximum of two adults per child. 


Family Christmas Workshop

A very natural and hands-on workshop on how to deck out your home for a natural handmade Christmas! 

Some of the activities that will be on offer are:

  • Winter trees
  • Wooden tree decorations
  • Popcorn garlands
  • Ice decorations
  • Stick reindeer
  • Woodland wreath
  • Salt dough decorations
  • And many more... 

There will also be a range of Christmas drinks and snacks on offer. 

Date & Time - Sunday 2nd December, 10am - 12pm

Location - Acorn's Jubilee Wood Nursery, MK6 2LB

Price - £12 per child 

To book, please visit our booking page, or for more information contact [email protected] or 01908 870336


Family Forest School Experience

Come along with your family and experience a forest school session for the whole family. 

Some of the activities that will be on offer are:

  • Family Den Building
  • Family Took Use, including bow saws, loppers, peelers & pen knives, and billhook. These tools can be used to make woodland medals, kazoos, pencils or other whittled objects, among others.
  • Natural crafts, that could include picture frames, forest school stars, dream catchers, among others.
  • Hammocks and relaxing in the woodland
  • Bug hunting
  • Scavenger Hunting and wildlife identification

Our Family Forest School Experience also includes a hot beverage & snack, and a hot lunch cooked on the fire.

Date & Time - There are currently no upcoming Family Forest School Experiences

Location - Salcey Forest (Northants)

Price - £12 per child 

To book, please visit our booking page, or for more information contact [email protected] or 01908 870336


Family Archery Session

Come along with your family and enjoy one of the most popular activities at forest schools...Archery! You will get the opportunity to make your own bow and arrows, as well as try out a real archery set and see if you can hit the target! Children must be five or over to attend this session.  

Date & Time - There are currently no upcoming Family Archery Sessions

Location - Salcey Forest (Northants)

Price - £10 per child 

To book, please visit our booking page, or for more information contact [email protected] or 01908 870336


Father's Day Forest School Session

Come and celebrate Father's Day with a fun forest school session in Salcey Forest, and watch the Dads get competitive (mothers also welcome)! Some of the activities that will be on offer are:

  • Family Den Building
  • Cooking on the fire
  • Family Tool Use, including bow saws, loppers, peelers & pen knives, and billhook. These tools can be used to make woodland medals, kazoos, pencils or other whittled objects, among others.
  • Natural crafts, that could include picture frames, forest school stars, dream catchers, among others.
  • Scavenger Hunting and wildlife identification

This session will also include a hot beverage & snack, and a hot lunch cooked on the fire.

Date & Time - The date of the Father's Day session will be released in January 2019. 

Location - Salcey Forest (Northants)

Price - £12 per child 

To book, please visit our booking page, or for more information contact [email protected] or 01908 870336