What’s On


Our events programme is subject to change but all details will be posted here and on our Facebook page.

Saturday 25 November, 10am Bug Count and Bug Hotel Get down with the bugs!  Help us record the minbeasts of Chopwell Wood and make your own Bug Hotel.  The last of our Citizen Science project sessions for this year, but there will be one more to come in January 2018.  Free family event and there’s no need to book.  Park in the main car park and then follow the event signs.  Contact joanne.norman@groundwork.org.uk or phone 01207 524803 for more information.
Sunday 3 December, midday Tree Dressing & Wassail Find out more about Tree Dressing and blessing, followed by a talk about tree identification in winter.  Refreshments included. Adults £5, children £2.  Please secure your place by paying in advance via PayPal and quoting ‘Tree Dressing’.
Saturday 25 November – 20 December, 8am-8pm Chopwell Christmas Experience Our renowned Christmas tree sales bring a wide selection of fantastic quality British-grown trees to the Wood.  The atmosphere is magical and buying your real tree from Chopwell will help fund the Friends’ work to protect the Wood.

On weekends there’ll be crafts, refreshments and much more plus Father Christmas will be joining us on 2/3 and 9/10 December from 11am-3.30pm.