SUMMER OF PLAY
SUMMER OF PLAY
Make the most of the great outdoors with our fun and active outdoor activities, which will include Stand up Paddle Boarding (SUP).
As well as paid sessions there is also a selection of on-the-spot arts, crafts and fun activities offered throughout the camp on an impromptu basis, look out for these on the activities notice boards. Free activities do not need advance booking but operate on a first come first serve basis.
25 July, then 8, 15, 22, 29 August | Times: 09:30, 12:30, 15:00 | Cost: £30 - BOOK @ BOTTOM OF PAGE
We are delighted to offer Stand up Paddleboarding (SUP) activities to compliment your Wild Canvas camping experience at Coppey Moor Cottage. Established in 2017, Just Paddle is a small business dedicated to providing and coaching paddle sports to individuals and groups in Bedfordshire and the surrounding areas. This 1.5 hour activity, will cover the basics of the equipment and coaching in fundamental paddle strokes and techniques.
Every Sunday | 17:00-18:30 | Cost: FREE ACTIVITY
Calling all super heroes out for a Sunday afternoon of fancy dress fun around the campsite, bringing that splash of energy and colour only the supers can bring. Bring your finest outfits, get creative, everyone is welcome for this spectacular fancy dress hang out and kids disco.
3 sessions a week | Time: 10:00 | Location: Event Field | Cost: FREE ACTIVITY
From firelighting to fox walking, this is a chance for young campers to have fun and connect with nature; learning some wilderness skills and celebrating their place within it. The classes are lead by our very own Outdoor Doug who has been running outdoor events and nature connection activities for over 10 years. Suitable for all ages and parents are welcome to join.
From wood block printing to lettering, from puppet making to landscape drawing, embrace your creativity in our Makers Hub.
24 July - 2 August & 11 - 30 August
Resident creative Mr Dane will be running a series of workshops at various times throughout the summer including; see below.
(1 hr, Ages 5+, max 10 participants, price includes one accompanying adult)
Explore words and lettering in a fun family workshop. Using child-friendly materials, water-based inks and paints. Exploring lettering with colour, creativity and some contemporary and traditional painting techniques, create a poster, a sign or artwork that boldly says something to take home with you. Children under 10 should be accompanied. In the event you have nothing to bring, you can pick up a tote bags and print your designs. Children under 10 need to be accompanied by an adult.
(1 hr, Ages 5+, max 10 places, price includes one accompanying adult)
Find inspiration and have a go at creating a colourful tee shirt on the spot, which is wearable immediately for the campsite promenades. Bring your favourite T-Shirt or or hoodie, or even a dish cloth. In the event you have nothing to bring, you can pick up a tote bags and print your designs. Children under 10 need to be accompanied by an adult.
All Summer | Time: Check Notice Board | FREE ACTIVITY
Drop-in and take part in creating a giant sized graffiti wall using various techniques. All ages and abilities welcome.
SCHEDULE AND BOOKING
To reserve a place please use the booking system below.