Q: What is Wild Elements?
A: Wild Elements is a not for profit organisation that aims to get people outdoors and discover the natural world. We are work with people in Gwynedd, Conwy and Anglesey.
Q: What does Wild Elements do?
A: Wild Elements does a range of activities including:
For Schools: We run tailored Forest School programmes and outdoor sessions to suit the need of the school.
For Children and Families: During school holidays we run playschemes and family events. We run birthday parties all year round (yes, even in the Winter!).
For Organisations: We run bespoke outdoor events for organisations such as Teuli Ni, Gwynedd Libraries, the National Trust, the Gwynedd Outdoor Learning Network group and Natural Resources Wales.
Q: What do you do for the Birthday Parties?
A: We tailor our Birthday Parties to your child’s wishes (up to 16 children for the base price). We can teach bushcraft skills such as den building, fire lighting and campfire cooking and we can also run themed parties. Please see our birthday page for more information. These can be arranged by completing the online birthday form [link] or contacting us directly on 07799566533 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: How do I sign up to a playscheme?
A: Anyone wishing to participate in a playscheme can book online by choosing the appropriate playscheme and selecting the book online button.
Q: Can I pay by cheque?
A: You can pay by cheque by printing off the online form and sending the cheque into Wild Elements before the start of the Playscheme. All cheques should be made payable to “WILD ELEMENTS CIC” and sent with the completed form to:Wild Elements Office Rivendell Building Treborth Botanic Garden Bangor University Bangor Gwynedd LL57 2RQ
Q: What will I need to bring with me to Wild in the Woods Club/ Woodland Imps?
A: You will need to bring appropriate clothing depending on the weather, a raincoat is required at all times in case of bad weather. If you can help it please don’t wear denim as this holds water, also appropriate footwear will be needed e.g Wellington Boots. NOTE: Please do not bring phones, MP3 devices or any electronic devices as Wild Elements will not take responsibility for any lost or damaged items during a playscheme.
Q: What are your terms and conditions and cancellation policy?
A: Wild elements Terms and Conditions are as follows:
Fees are to be paid in advance and in full for the days/weeks required to guarantee your child’s place.
Places will not be booked or reserved without payment.
Early booking cut off date applies to when Wild Elements receives the form , not when it is completed.
Fees will not be refunded due to sickness or last minute cancellation. Any cancellation within a week before the playscheme will not be eligible for a refund.
If a child is late to a session that requires a walk to the site from the drop off point, two members of Wild Elements Staff will wait for the child for up to twenty minutes, and try and contact the parent or guardian. If the child has not arrived within that time period and the parent has not let us know why, it will be treated as a late cancellation, and the staff will go to the site. Parents who contact us after this time will be responsible for walking their child to the site from the drop off point.