Tag Archives: Woods

Walk of Wonder

On Sunday 11th February we walked in contemplative silence through the beautiful landscape of Stanmer Park. The earth was starting to come back to life after the depths of winter and there was lots to see and hear in the … Continue reading

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The Memory of Trees

This was our notice for 12th November 2017: we’ll remember trees that have been special to us. Do the trees remember us too, and all the events that have happened under (or in) their branches? Remembrance Sunday in the woods…

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Spiders and webs

We’re enjoying re-visiting the same woodland each month and getting a sense of the changing seasons. At September’s gathering, we went looking for spider webs. Spiders are busy at this time of year, but the windy weather meant it was … Continue reading

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See more by being seen less

This was our notice for 13th August 2017: Ever wished you could walk silently like a fox, as you clomp along the forest path, scaring off all the wildlife ahead of you? And have you ever thought that if you … Continue reading

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Solstice

This was notification of our June 2017 meeting Note change of date and venue!! Because of the London to Brighton Cycle Ride, there will be no road access to our usual meeting place. Instead, we’ll meet outside Stanmer House, at … Continue reading

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Birdsong

Just to wet your appetite for our time together in the woods this Sunday, (9th April 2017, 3.00pm),  (or your next time outdoors whatever), here’s a great website for you. http://songbird-survival.org.uk/dawnchorusday.html There are pictures of some common birds, with recordings … Continue reading

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Walking in a Winter Woodland

This was the notice for 19th February 2017: The next gathering of Open Sky Forest Church will be in the forest! Sunday 19th February, 3.00pm. We’ll start with a short walk from the Upper Lodges car park in Stanmer Park … Continue reading

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