Events for August 2018

Camp Wilderness Overnight Camps

1st Aug - 31st Aug from 10.00am - 5.00pm

Various dates for 3 day camps throughout August
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Unleash your wild side this summer in the Penshurst Place parkland with Camp Wilderness and enjoy campfire cooking, shelter building and some epic forest games, before enjoying a homemade stone-baked pizza and falling asleep under a traditional canopied bell tent.

August Bank Holiday

26th Aug - 27th Aug from 10.30am - 6.00pm

26th August: falconry, storytelling, bushcraft skills workshops & children’s crafts
27th: bushcraft skills workshops and croquet

Get the family together this August Bank Holiday and get to grips with nature with our bushcraft skills workshops on the Woodland Trail, falconry demonstrations, pantomime-style storytelling and a handful of amazing crafts to make and take home! Perfect for children and adults of all ages.

Love's Victory Workshop

29th Aug - 14th Sep from 12.00pm - 3.30pm

Martin Hodgson of Shakespeare's Globe Education and Professor Alison Findlay of Lancaster University, will be joining us this summer providing an open workshop depicting scenes from Lady Mary Sidney Wroth’s play Love’s Victory (1617), with their small company of actors for visitors to watch and enjoy, ahead of the formal performance on the 16th September. Penshurst Place was Lady Mary Sidney Wroth's family home, and we're delighted to be hosting Shake's Sisters as they help us to celebrate one of the most important figures in historical female literature.

Rehearsal Workshops will be held:

29th - 31st August, 5th  - 7th September, & 12th - 14th September


12pm – 1pm and 2.30pm – 3.30pm 

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