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Holiday Activities with Healthy Food

‘One A Day’  The Harehope Quarry Project and Frosterley Village Hall have been funded through Durham County Council’s Holiday Activities with Healthy Food fund to provide food and enriching activities during the Whitsun school holiday. This project was planned for…
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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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Natural Explorers: Mini-beasts

We have a children’s Natural Explorers event on this half term.  Please book early to ensure it runs. Natural Explorers: Mini-beasts Harehope Quarry Thursday 30 May, 1.30am – 4.00pm Come and enjoy some fun in the outdoors. Under 8s must…
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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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Christmas crafts event & makers’ mini-fair

8th December 2018, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Family Christmas Crafts  Come and use some of the natural materials found at Harehope Quarry to create Christmas crafts for the home and for presents. Fire and hot chocolate to finish (weather…
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Wheelie Pumpkins

Saturday 27 October, 2.00pm – 3.30pm Come along and have a go at this year’s pumpkin ‘course’.  Pumpkins must move on a set of wheels of your                     choice.  Prizes for best designed pumpkin, fastest pumpkin around the course and as…
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Timber frame Self-Build course

We are running our second timber frame self build course this autumn.  This course will provide instruction as part of the building of workshop on site at Harehope Quarry.  Details are below but further information can be provided by the…
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Cold-blooded and Spineless

The North Pennines AONB Partnership’s Cold-blooded and Spineless project is launching the Bug Corner at the Durham Dales Centre o Saturday 22 September , 12.00pm – 3.00pm. Come along to this community event celebrating the wonder of the invertebrate kingdom.…
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