Careys Secret Garden

Monday 22 August 202211:00 - 15:00Add to calendar

Careys Secret Garden

Come and discover nature with ‘Wildly-Kind’ within the grounds of the magical Carey Secret Garden. Anna-W and Sarah will take your children on an adventure in nature. Discovering, exploring, making and socialising with others. Suitable for children aged 7-11 years. 

Sarah and Anna are both Forest School trained, and between us have 10 years of experience in guiding children through play and creativity. Anna-W comes from a Theatre back ground, she is a creative by heart, and worked in a primary school setting for 8 years. For the last 4 years she has been working in a Forest School setting. She has run her own art sessions for the past 12 years. She is a passionate, enthusiastic, patient and kind person, that loves being surrounded by the energy of children and young people.

Sarah has worked in Childcare for 8 years, She has a passion for the outdoors, and loves teaching life skills through Forest School type activities. She’s kind and compassionate, and a lot of fun. You will find her out Paddling boarding, mountain biking or walking the coastline most weekends. Or you might see us both out Coldwater swimming!

Format for the session

  • Welcome: Within the Walled Garden; introducing the theme for the day with a question and answer session and safety chat. We will play a few games in open area at the end of the garden.
  • Go find: Woodland area; this will be an activity that has been previously set up by Anna-W and Sarah prior to the session, relating to the theme.Free Play: In the woods, monitored and scaffolded by Anna-W and Sarah. 
  • Lunch/Snack Break
  • Craft Time: Wood work based, within the barn or platformed area in the woods.
  • Fire Circle: In the Walled Garden, playing games, stories or songs, and perhaps with food or a drink made on the fire. Reflect on what we’ve learnt and enjoyed. A great time for feedback from the children, and a nice quiet reflective time to listen to others too.

What to bring: 

Bring a packed lunch and drink. 

Clothing suitable for the weather (including sun cream, sun hat and waterproofs if required and suitable footwear).



Ticket typePriceQuantity
ChildFor non-members£35.00
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Sibling TicketHalf Price Sibling Ticket must be booked with a Full Paying Child Ticket. For non-members.£17.50
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