Parish of Swaledale with Arkengarthdale

07866 750211

The philosophy of Forest School is to encourage and inspire individuals of any age through an innovative, long term, educational approach to outdoor play and learning in a woodland environment

Forest Church is a development of this, using the awe and wonder to engendered by becoming aware of the natural environment to lead us into awareness of God and to Christian Worship.

Across in the Wood - Grinton Forest Church

These gatherings are for people of all ages, and include worship, crafts and outdoor activities, usually around a theme.The sessions are outdoors, so please come dressed appropriately. There is no charge and no need to book.


Confirmation Course 2018/19

A Forest Church Confirmation course will be running from September. Adults and children are welcome, and you can join in the sessions and activities even if you don't want to be confirmed. More information is at the link below:

Downloadable Leaflet