St. Louis Events Celebrating Black History Month

Are you looking for some ways to celebrate Black History month as a family?  Don’t miss these great, (mostly free) opportunities around St. Louis and beyond. St. Louis City and County Library are offer virtual events throughout February.  For event details visit St....
Alumni Spotlight: Kelly Finke

Alumni Spotlight: Kelly Finke

A message from former camper, staff member, volunteer, and friend – Kelly Finke From the very beginning, I knew Sherwood Forest was something special. As I rode on the bus through the front gates that first time at 9 years old, I could already feel that camp was going...
Remembering Pat Schneider

Remembering Pat Schneider

Former Sherwood Forest camper and celebrated writer/poet, Pat Schneider, passed away on August 10, 2020 in Amherst, Massachusetts. Her early childhood experiences with poverty were paramount in her work and inspired her to give a voice to the less fortunate throughout...
Supporter Spotlight – Betsey Comfort

Supporter Spotlight – Betsey Comfort

Sherwood Forest is fortunate to have found a friend in Betsey Comfort. For decades, she has been a loyal supporter and fierce advocate for the kids we serve as we have undergone site changes, leadership transitions, and introduced new programming throughout the years....