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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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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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Spring crafts and makers’ mini-fair

A quick reminder of our Spring crafts and makers’ mini-fair that is coming up in a couple of weeks Saturday 13 April, 1.00pm – 3.00pm Spring crafts: Join our family craft workshop to make homes for wildlife and spring decoration using the…
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Harehope Quarry events 2019

Following the refurbishment of the classroom at Harehope Quarry last year, we are again running  a full programme of events in 2019. There are a range of courses on offer that may be of interest from gourmet mushroom growing and…
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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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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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‘The Most Boat’ weekend

Make the ‘most boat’ you can from a single sheet of plywood using basic DIY skills.  The one-sheet skiff can carry a small adult or young person and can be paddled, rowed, even sailed or driven by a small electric…
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Printing by hand: Woodblock printing with Steve Dales

Create and cut your own design in a plywood block and print by hand on high quality paper. The technique you will learn on this short course is known as White Line Woodblock or Provincetown Printing. An easy technique, which…
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