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Harehope Quarry Project

Sustainable living in a natural environment

Screening of the film ‘Tomorrow’

Already viewed by over 1.5 million people in France alone, and winner of Best Documentary at the Cesar Awards (the French Oscars), ‘Tomorrow’ has been hugely impactful.  Produced by activist and writer Cyril Dion and actress/director Mélanie Laurent, it tells…
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Wittering on Wednesday

Having dragged our feet for years and shunned all social media we are finally going to dip our toes in the water.  We are taking it slowly and attempting to do a post a week and it seems fitting that…
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Pumpkin Pentathlon!

Following on from our successful Pumpkin Roll we will be doing a Pumpkin Pentathlon, so get your pumpkins growing! Further details to follow. Refreshments available.

Autumn Volunteer Day

Join our regular volunteering event. This session will concentrate on improving and changing parts of the permissive access to Harehope Quarry. Refreshments and a light lunch provided.

Natural Explorers

  Come and enjoy some fun and games inspired by the natural environment. Share the things you enjoyed around a campfire. Under 8s must be accompanied by an adult.

Introduction to charcoal making

Learn the basics of charcoal making – what materials to use, how to load, light and shut down a kiln and what is involved in grading and bagging the charcoal. The day includes a bag of charcoal to take home…
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Children’s art and craft session

Join us for a fun indoor/outdoor arts and crafts session. Children can have a go at a range of visual arts to make something creative to take home. Under 8s must be accompanied by an adult.

Spring volunteer day

Join our regular volunteering event. This session will concentrate on improving and changing parts of the permissive access to Harehope Quarry. Refreshments and a light lunch provided. Please note this date has changed from previously advertised

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British Science Week at Harehope Quarry

Come along to Harehope Quarry to discover the science behind solar power and make a splash while you learn! For British Science Week 2016 we are launching a  solar boat challenge. Design and make your own solar boat at Harehope Quarry,…
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Autumn-foraging

An introduction to foraging for wild food – foraging in autumn

  An introduction to the wild food available in the autumn: find out what’s edible and what’s not! There’s a whole load of wild food all around us; it’s just a matter of knowing what is edible, what is poisonous and what…
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