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Harehope Quarry

Sustainable living in a natural environment

Harehope Quarry events and activities 2020

The time has come again to start thinking about our events and activities for 2020. We will be adding events to the website throughout the year but a few regulars and some new comers have already been added.  These include…
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Christmas Crafts and makers’ fair

Family Christmas craft workshop:Make decorations using the natural materials found at Harehope Quarry and have a go at embossing your own gift tags and cards by hand.  £6 person or £12 per family Makers’ mini-fair: At the same time browse,…
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Christmas crafts and makers fair

30 November 2019, 1:00pm – 3:00pm Christmas crafts: Make Christmas decorations using the natural materials found at Harehope Quarry. Enjoy hot chocolate and an outdoor fire (weather permitting).  This will include embossed cards, wood decorations, willow wreaths and stars and…
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Christmas Crafts and Local Makers’ Fair

30 November 2019, 1:00pm – 3:00pm Christmas crafts: Make Christmas decorations using the natural materials found at Harehope Quarry. Enjoy hot chocolate and an outdoor fire (weather permitting).  £6 person or £12 per family Makers’ fair: (same time, same place)…
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Wheelie Pumpkins

Wheelie Pumpkins Saturday 26 October, 2.00pm – 3.30pm Our pumpkin event this year will be a little different as we are supporting the Veg Cities campaign to reduce food waste.  So instead of carving a pumpkin bring along a whole…
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Events at harehope Quarry this October Half Term

Events at Harehope Quarry October Half Term 2019   Wheelie Pumpkins Saturday 26 October, 2.00pm – 3.30pm Our pumpkin event this year will be a little different as we are supporting the Veg Cities campaign to reduce food waste.  So…
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Cold-blooded and Spineless Bug Ball

Cold-blooded and Spineless Bug Ball Saturday October 5, 6pm – 9pm, Bowlees Visitor Centre, Upper Teesdale – The Big Ball will celebrate the culmination of the North Pennines AONB Partnership’s Cold-blooded and Spineless         project and will…
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Self build course

This is a hands-on practical building course introducing the principles of the Walter Segal method of timber framing through the construction of a small structure on-site at Harehope Quarry. Practical instruction will be supplemented by an evening talk on Saturday.…
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Seed saving with Caroline Beck, Verde Flowers

This session will cover how to harvest, dry and sow your own seed for vegetables, fruit and flowers.  Seed is always best sown fresh, and the most reliable way of doing this is to harvest your own.  Learn the best…
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