Forest Adventure ft. Archery

Get in touch with nature and get MESSY!

Shine's Forest Adventure - featuring Safe Archery - is a great combination of nature, discovery and fresh air with a focus on healthy, sociable fun in a creative environment. Sessions are led by qualified and experienced Forest Leaders.

*Please note-you must park safely when dropping off and collecting your child/ren.  Do not park on the clearly marked zigzags.

Venue:
Elmlea Junior SchoolElmlea Junior School
Dates:
Fri 1 Mar 2019 - Fri 5 Apr 2019
Times:
15.15 - 16.30
Age range:
Year 3 - Year 6
Essential kit:

A big part of Forest Adventure is exploring nature whatever the weather. This means boys and girls might get a little wet and muddy ! So, we recommend the following;  

  • Some 'old' clothes.
  • Lightweight waterproof coat and trousers.
  • Hat and gloves (in colder periods) 
  • Wellies (highly recommended) or old shoes. 
  • Water bottle 
Activity Details

Shine's Forest Adventure is a memorable outdoor adventure experience thanks to the experienced Forest Leaders team who deliver an exciting day long programme that is an ideal choice for children who like to try new challenges in a sociable environment. The activities will take place within the security of the school grounds and will include:

  • Den building - from small scale animal shelters to protection from the elements for the whole group
  • Fire lighting - learn the science behind lighting a small fire in the safest way 
  • Cookery - cooking simple foods on the open fire (please ensure you let us know if your child has any food allergies)
  • Nature trails - follow set activities to help explore the natural environment
  • Minibeast hunts - meet the creatures that live on the site
  • Using woodland tools - learn to use tools safely 
  • Natural crafts - use natural materials to create lhand-made items that are ready to take home
  • Safe archery - work with our specially trained staff to test your aim
  • Forest free play - throughout the day the children will be given the opportunity enjoy a range of free play activities

Please note that indoor facilities are available at all times so, when the weather is unsuitable for outdoor activities, the programme will be adjusted to ensure the day remains an positive experience for all the children. 

Further Information
  • Please note that places are limited and bookings are made on a first come/first served basis each term.
  • Shine’s professional coaching team are qualified, DBS checked and fully insured.
  • Your child/children must be signed out at the end of every session from the school field where the Shine coach will usually be waiting.
  • We will present a 'Star of the Day' award.
  • Bookings must be made before 12.00 on the day - for late bookings please call 01174 033 033
  • Cancellations should be made before 10.00am via email to [email protected]

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