For families

Find out about our Little Foresters and Twiglets groups and woodland parties!

Little Foresters (aged two to five years)
A fun, outdoor group run by Youth Options for pre-school children, aged two upwards and their grown-ups in the woods. Come along and take part in campfires, den building, crafts, bushcraft activities, songs, games and stories.

Dates and times:
Before Half Term:
Wednesdays: 10, 24 January and 7 February 10am to 11.30am
After Half Term:
Tuesdays: 20 February, 6 and 20 March
Wednesdays: 28 February & 14, 28 March

Cost: £5 per child

Twiglets (aged three to four years)
Twiglet sessions are for children aged three to four and their grown-ups. The sessions pack in a range of games, stories, activities and much more, outdoors in all weathers. Please ensure you are all dressed appropriately for the weather and terrain. 

Thursdays 11, 18, 25 January, and 1, 8 February, 9.30am to 11.30am

Cost: £35 for a five week course, (including parking permit).

Booking is essential and we advise you to book early to avoid any disappointment. For more information, dates and to book please phone Youth Options on 01794 525510.

Please note that dogs are not allowed in our education sites, please do not bring them along when attending or picking up children from the Forest School area. 

The Forest School staff are all members of the Forest School Association (The Forest School Association is the professional body and UK wide voice for Forest School, promoting best practice, cohesion and 'quality Forest School for all').

Find out about our other family events at Itchen Valley Country Park.