SUMMER OF PLAY
SUMMER OF PLAY
As well as paid sessions, there are also free ‘drop-in’ arts & crafts and nature clubs for kids offered throughout the camp, posted on the notice boards on site. The program is quieter in the week and fuller on weekends.
Booking and daily schedule below.
Dates: 31 July, 7, 14, 21, 28 August | Times: 10:00, 12:30, 15:00 | Cost: £30
(90 min, Ages 8+, max 8 participants per session)
Take part on in our coached Stand-up Paddle Boarding Sessions on the Great River Ouse provided by Just Paddle. British Canoeing UKCC qualified coach Dom will lead the sessions where through fun challenges, coaching and guided journeys you will develop your skills with an emphasis on safe fun learning. Activities will be tailored to ensure that both complete beginners and existing paddlers (whatever their level) are provided with the right level of activity and challenge.
Every Sunday | 17:00-18:00 | Cost: FREE ACTIVITY | All Welcome
Calling all superheroes out for a Sunday afternoon parade around the campsite, bringing that splash of energy and color only super heroes can bring. Bring your finest outfits, get creative; everyone is welcome for this spectacular gathering followed by a disco session in the Wild Hub.
Drop In Sessions Throughout the Week | Location: Main Field | All Ages
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 team who are experienced in running outdoor events and nature connection activities. Suitable for all ages and parents are welcome to join. Under 7s will need to be accompanied by an adult.
30, 31 JULY, 07, 13, 19, 21 AUG, 11:30-12:30 | UNDER 12s
Move, stretch, play and explore with your young ones in these fun and engaging drop-in sessions happening at the DEN. Expect games, acting, storytelling, singing and silliness. Under 7s need to be accompanied by an adult
Dates: 27, 28 29 AUGUST | See schedule below
We.Dntplay is a collective of multidisciplinary holistic wellbeing practitioners. For Wild Canvas, they have teamed up with a diverse and eclectic range of teachers to bring you a unique blend of ancient and modern teachings from across the globe. Classes on offer include yoga, self defence, spoken word meditation and circus skills for kids.
Dates: 19, 20, 21 AUG | See schedule below
Capoeira is a unique Afro-Brazilian martial art that was developed by slaves and incorporates self-defence, dance, acrobatics, instrumental playing and singing.
Danca Da Liberdade school of Capoeira from South London, will be joining Wild Canvas once again and will be offering a free demo session along with paid introductory capoeira workshops for kids and adults. Danca Da Liberdade is led by Mestre Guimba, with the support of Professors Curiosa, Ken, Bambu and Catango and Instructor Toro.
From wood block printing to lettering, from puppet making to landscape drawing, embrace your creativity in our Makers Hub.
Dates: 30, 31 JULY | See schedule below
Sri is an artist and illustrator with over a decade’s experience of children and young people’s creative workshops. This summer at Wild Canvas she will be offering some fun activities including magic wands, kite making and dream catchers for young campers to flex their creative skills! Come along and get involved!
Dates: 12, 13, 14 AUG | See schedule below
Alice is an art teacher and Forest School leader, with experience of working with children for over 15 years. She believes that connection to nature, play and creativity are our connection to our own inner magic.
Free Drop In Sessions and Paid Workshops Throughout the Week
Time to get creative! Join our play leaders for free and paid arts and crafts sessions where the little ones can develop their artistic side with painting, sketching and fun craft projects. Some of the paid workshops include Kite Making, Weaving Dream Catchers. Under 7s will 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
Please pre book your activities below.