Come and join us for our fun packed family Wild Play adventures. Each week has a different theme but will involve the nature we find, games, exploration and adventure. Suitable for ages 3-9 yrs approx.
Check out what each week has in store before choosing a date and booking your place:
- 26/27 July – Amazing Trees (Magic wands and getting to know the trees)
- 9/10 August – Wild Olympics (Lots of running, jumping and throwing)
- 16/17 August – Woodland Adventure (Den building and scouting for minibeasts)
- 23/24 August – Natural Art (Leaf printing, stick play and pixie dens)
Booking: You only need to book a ticket for the participating children, but adults must stay too. Younger siblings may attend for free with a paying child.
Booking is essential using the online form on this page. Booking is complete once payment has been made.
Come prepared: The event is 2 hours and is totally outside whatever the weather, so prepare for woodland conditions! We meet at the café and set off on our adventure as promptly as we can so try to arrive on time so you are not left behind!
Facilities and parking: There are public toilets and a car park at the Discovery Centre. If it is full, we politely ask you NOT to park on any roadside verges on Abbey Lane, please park around the corner on Whirlowdale Road, and walk to the entrance. Allow an extra few minutes for this.
COVID safety: Legal restrictions have lifted, but we will adhere to latest government guidance.
If you have a question, please call 0114 263 4335 or email firstname.lastname@example.org