Upcoming Events

Please come along to one of our events, click on the entry below to find out more details.

Green Exchange Coffee Morning

Date: 
Sat, 23/09/2017

10am-1pm

28 Market Place, Belper

Organised by Transition Belper

 

The theme for the morning will be “Green Exchange”. Please bring along surplus vegetable, jams, chutneys, books etc. to swap with others. There will also be an opportunity to swap ideas, chat and enjoy coffee and cake. If you would like to help out at the coffee morning, or want to bring something to swap, please contact Transition Belper.

Open Day and Abundance Apple Pressing

Date: 
Sun, 24/09/2017

Inspire Community Garden, off Ashgate Road, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S40 4AA

Organised by Inspire Community Garden

FREE

Lots of activities for all ages, the pizza oven will be in action and you can bring along your spare apples and make them into juice (for consumption, or freezing).

www.inspirecommunitygarden.org.uk/workshops

Recycle Week 2017

Date: 
Mon, 25/09/2017 - Sun, 01/10/2017

Nationwide
Organised by The Waste and Resources Action Programme

Now in its 14th year, Recycle Week is a celebration of recycling, with this year's theme being ‘Recycling – It’s Worth It!’ The strapline for the campaign this year will be ‘What Goes Around Comes Around’. ‌ Are you planning an event or activity to celebrate and embrace Recycle Week? Nottinghamshire County Council would like to know what you've got planned and are offering to help with any local recycling information or resources.

Contact: nottsenquiries@veolia.co.uk

 

Autumn Celebration: Making Art with Natural Materials

Date: 
Sat, 30/09/2017

10am – 4pm

Whistlewood Common, Melbourne DE73 8DH

Organised by Whistlewood Common

Cost: £15-£30 (concessions available)

Booking essential

Join artist Jane Bevan for a day of walking, collecting and making art. Stroll around the site, enjoy the woodlands and collect fragments of nature to use in artwork. Experiment with a range of techniques including knowing, twining and hand stitching. Assemble small structural artworks and 2D collage using thread, wire, and natural materials. Book: http://bit.ly/2wLBwTq 

Preparing Wood for the Winter

Date: 
Sun, 01/10/2017

2-3pm

Inspire Community Garden, off Ashgate Road, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S40 4AA

Organised by Inspire Community Garden

FREE

A practical workshop to learn axe and sawing skills, tool care & sharpening, to best prepare logs and kindling for the fire this coming winter.

To book your place email info@inspirecommunitygarden.org.uk

www.inspirecommunitygarden.org.uk/workshops