We hold the sessions in Long Eaton Community Garden on Norfolk Road Recreation Ground. 

 

We also use the park for den building, tree climbing, exploring, games and foraging. 

 

We have use of the garden’s compost loo and access to fresh drinking water. The garden is wheelchair-friendly with well established paths and a ramp up to the compost loo. 

 

There are facilities to make a hot drink and have shelter. 

Example activities ​
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  • Den building

  • Tool use

  • Fire making

  • Team building games 

  • Cooking

  • Rope use and knots 

  • Natural arts and crafts

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PRE-SCHOOLERS

10:30AM - 12:30PM 

EVERY FRIDAY IN TERM TIME 

Pre-schoolers can join us on Fridays for a relaxed exploration of our natural garden and woodland surroundings. We have two groups: Alder and Beech, each can take a maximum of 8 families.

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HOME SCHOOL

11:30PM - 13:30PM

WEDNESDAY,  TWICE MONTHLY

Join us for a fortnightly forest school session especially for home educators. It's a perfect environment to nurture your child's sense of adventure and curiosity. We have two groups: Elder and Cedar, each can take a maximum of 6 families (or 15 individuals).

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HOLIDAY 

10AM - 12PM 

We run a range of family fun sessions during the school holidays. 

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SCHOOL VISITS 

BY ARRANGEMENT

School sessions can be planned as a one off visit or blocks of sessions from nursery to secondary age. Just contact us to arrange.

WE LOOK FORWARD TO EXPLORING, CREATING 
AND LEARNING TOGETHER 

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