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Events

WildTribe Holiday Club

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Our holiday club for children aged 5 years old and over is full of fun, adventure and fresh air. Perfect for kids who love getting outdoors, learning about nature and having fun in the woods.

June 2021

Lawrence of Arabia statue in the Garden of Heroes & Villains at sunset
Summer Solstice Fundraiser: Sculptures, Supper and a Sunset Stroll
Monday 21 June, 2021 - 18:00 - 22:00
A unique Heart of England Forest occasion bringing together an evening stroll, sculpture tour, supper and a solstice sunset. Lead by a member of the charity team, explore the Garden of Heroes & Villains, the Forest Arboretum and more.

Dorsington, CV37 8AR

£30.00
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Woofs in the Woods
Saturday 26 June, 2021 - 09:30 - 12:00

This group walk is a chance for the whole family, including your four-legged friends, to explore the Forest. The 4 - 5 mile route will take you through a range of both established and newly created woodland on the Spernal estate. 

Spernal Lane, Nr. Studley B49 6JG

Tickets: From £10

July 2021

Scarlet tiger moth on a stone
BioBlitz
Friday 02 July, 2021 - 18:00 - 23:30

Get involved in the first BioBlitz in the Heart of England Forest. Join us to seek out bats, butterflies, flowers, reptiles, moths, dragonfiles, and much more as we get a snapshot of the variety of wildlife found in just one area of the Forest over a 24 hour period.

Spernal Lane, Nr. Studley B49 6JE

Free
Emperor dragonfly on branch
BioBlitz
Saturday 03 July, 2021 - 05:00 - 18:00

Get involved in the first BioBlitz in the Heart of England Forest. Join us to seek out bats, butterflies, flowers, reptiles, moths, dragonfiles, and much more as we get a snapshot of the variety of wildlife found in just one area of the Forest over a 24 hour period.

Spernal Lane, Nr. Studley B49 6JE

Free
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Young Foresters
Saturday 03 July, 2021 - 10:00 - 12:30

A volunteering and adventure club for young people aged 12-18. Our Young Foresters have many adventures in the Forest, as well as taking part in a number of forestry and conservation tasks.

The Heart of England Forest, Spernal, Nr. Studley 

Tickets: £5
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Mini Foresters
Saturday 03 July, 2021 - 14:00 - 16:00

Our regular club for families with children aged 4-11. Every month sees a new adventure for the mini foresters as they learn about wildlife, try a bit of bushcraft, get creative with craft activities and learn how to help the wildlife in the forest.

The Heart of England Forest, B49 6JE

Tickets: £5 per family
A volunteer using clippers for woodland maintenance
Volunteering Taster Event
Wednesday 07 July, 2021 - 09:30 - 14:00

If you have not yet volunteered with us but would be interested in experiencing practical and biodiversity activities, join our team and other volunteers for a taster session in the Forest.

Volunteering Hub, Coughton Park

Free
Aerial view of wetlands in Oak Wood
Wetlands in the Heart of England Forest: Creating Oak Wood
Tuesday 20 July, 2021 - 19:00 - 20:00

Join this virtual talk to find out more about the importance of wetland habitats, the wetland systems we already have within the Heart of England Forest, and our plans for the future.

Virtual event

Optional donation
Purple hairstreak butterfly on a leaf
Afternoon butterfly walk
Saturday 24 July, 2021 - 13:00 - 15:00

Spend the early afternoon exploring the forest and searching for as many different species of butterflies as you can find. If you're lucky you'll see a small copper, purple hairstreak, marbled white and essex skipper, and hopefully many more.

Morgrove Coppice, Burford Lane, Spernal B80 7ER

Tickets: £5
Two boys and a girl standing and sitting on a log smiling
WildTribe Holiday Club
Friday 30 July, 2021 - 08:30 - 17:30

Our holiday club for children aged 5 years old and over is full of fun, adventure and fresh air. Perfect for kids who love getting outdoors, learning about nature and having fun in the woods.

Middle Spernal Farm, B49 6JE

Tickets: £30