We manage a 50 acre site - woodland, arboretum, vineyard, medicinal herb garden, heritage orchard, wildflower meadow, apiary, tree nursery, polytunnels, workshops and timber frame Centre buildings. We run a wide range of courses in traditional crafts, run events for schools, children and families, have bushcraft courses, art and craft courses, mindfulness courses, music, poetry and drama in the woods. We also run a Social Prescribing programme with an average of 2 groups a day - mainly adults and children with a range of disabiities and problems.
Facilities: Volunteering, Community space for hire, Picnic area, Community recycling/composting, Holiday activities, Wildlife area, Sustainable/Green building on site
Open to the public?No
Open to the public - details: Variable opening hours/pre-arranged visits/events or open days only
Off the A541 Mold - Denbigh road about 1 mile on the Mold side of Bodfari. Exact directions are on the Woodland Skills Centre website.
Friday, January 1, 2021 - 09:00 to Friday, March 31, 2023 - 17:00
Training and networking for care farmers
A programme of national and regional events offered by the Growing Care Farming project. The programme includes regular themed webinars, network meetings, training courses and launch events for those working...
Members webinar: Growing around the world
What: Join SF&G members growing in the UK as they introduce us to crops, methods and cooking ideas from around the world.
When: Wednesday 18th August 2021,14:00 - 15:00
More information and booking: Use...
Our online gatherings are an member benefit that take place on first Thursday of each month. The events are part of SF&G's commitment to support networking and improve practice across the sector. A member of SF&G staff will...
Care farming for social care film
Our Growing Care Farming team have launched the second in of a series of films, created to show how care farming transforms people’s lives.
The second film in the series focuses...
'Tyfu Fyny' Wales Rural Development Programme Report published
Our 3-year Rural Development Programme funded project ‘Tyfu Fyny’ has now come to an end. It’s been a fantastic 3 years and during that time we have got to know the community growing...
Great news for the Social Farms & Gardens project ‘Growing Resilience’ this month, as additional funding from the lottery is confirmed. This important funding will enable the charity to expand the project, supporting even more community gardens...
Urban green spaces, including city farms and community gardens, are not being used enough to help people living with dementia and their carers, according to a new report from Natural England.
In one of the biggest surveys of its kind so far, people...