Woodland School

  • Venue: Swinton Bivouac
  • Upcoming Dates:


The Woodland School at Swinton Bivouac, run by Lea Eyre, is all about exploring the great outdoors and learning about it through play and exciting activities in the Druid’s Plantation.

Parents are welcome to relax in the Café Bistro throughout the session. Two sessions run each day: 10am until 12:30pm & 1:30pm until 4pm.

13th April – AM- Celebrating nettles, PM – eggs and nests

20th April – AM – Fish skin tanning, PM- woodwork keyrings

1st June – AM- Wild pizzas, PM – peg loom weaving

27th July – AM – Wild food picnic, PM – weaving flat tray

3rd August – AM- Foragers tea party, PM- forest floor art

10th August – AM – Feather dream catchers, PM – natural string making

17th August – AM – Animal poo and puke, PM – nature detectives

24th August – AM – Tracks and track casts, PM – skulls and bones

31st August – AM – Fungi, PM – blackberry tie-dye

26th October – AM – Witches broomsticks, PM – pine resin lanterns

Suitable for ages 7-11 years

£15 per child, per session with pre-booking required as space is limited. To book, please call our friendly reservations team on 01765 680900 or email reservations@swintonestate.com.