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Nature Tots at Mere Sands Wood


Mere Sands Wood Nature Reserve, Holmeswood Road, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L40 1TG

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Nature Tots at Mere Sands Wood

Come and join the pre-school sessions that let your little ones get in touch with nature and explore Mere Sands Wood.

Nature Tots is suitable for ages 15 months – five years and runs every Friday during Lancashire school term time.  ​​​​​Each session has a different theme and activities include nature art, story time, bug hunts, games, crafts and much more.  

Please come dressed for the weather, wearing sturdy footwear and suitable clothing as Nature Tots takes place outdoors.  You are welcome to bring your own refreshments or call into the cafe for a warm drink and snack after the session.

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Opening Times

Season (28 Mar 2023)
Tuesday09:30 - 10:50


£6 or £30 for the half term (6 sessions).
Children must be accompanied by an adult (free of charge).
The ticket includes car parking. Car registrations must be given to staff/volunteers on arrival to each session to receive free car parking.
Advanced online tickets go off sale at 23.45 the day before the event.
On the day tickets (subject to availability) are £7.00 per child. Advanced booking is recommended to avoid dissapointment.
Funding from The People's Postcode Lottery has enabled the covering of the cost of parking for Nature Tots session.


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      Mere Sands Wood Nature Reserve Mere Sands Wood Nature Reserve, RuffordNestled amongst the peaceful agricultural landscape of Rufford, Mere Sands Wood is a true wildlife haven. We're thrilled to finally have the opportunity to offer new visitor facilities; just what such a wonderful and well-loved nature reserve deserves.

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