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  • Wildlife Events from the Countryside Regeneration Trust
    Wildlife Events from the Countryside Regeneration Trust
    Sat, 11 May
    Bere Marsh Farm
    11 May 2024, 04:30 – 12 Oct 2024, 12:00
    11 May 2024, 04:30 – 12 Oct 2024, 12:00
    A varied programme of walks, workshops and more at Bere Marsh Farm, near Shillingstone . The farm is now a showcase for CRT's work to deliver nature recovery and nature-friendly farming. These are ticketed events with reduced rates for children.
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  • Hawkers Re-creatives: drop-in session
    Hawkers Re-creatives: drop-in session
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, 23 May
    Hawkers Farm Barn
    23 May 2024, 10:00 – 12:30
    23 May 2024, 10:00 – 12:30
    Join our drop-in stitching group on Thursdays, learn how to mend, make a skirt, up-cycle a garment or embroider or just enjoy the company of like minded people. Free. No need to register.
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  • Reconnect with Nature
    Reconnect with Nature
    Thu, 23 May
    Queen Mother's Garden, Castle Hill Green
    23 May 2024, 11:00
    23 May 2024, 11:00
    A brief event to mark the establishment of a 'Reconnect with Nature' space at the Queen Mother's Garden.
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  • Defashion Dorset
    Defashion Dorset
    Fri, 24 May
    Hawker's Farm, Stour Provost
    24 May 2024, 10:00 – 25 May 2024, 17:00
    24 May 2024, 10:00 – 25 May 2024, 17:00
    A 2-day sustainable fashion event promoting Fibre Growers & Makers and a local clothing culture.
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  • Wildlife-Friendly Open Garden
    Wildlife-Friendly Open Garden
    Sun, 02 Jun
    The Old Vicarage
    02 Jun 2024, 14:00 – 17:00
    02 Jun 2024, 14:00 – 17:00
    The Old Vicarage, East Orchard. Organised by Dorset Wildlife Trust.
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  • The Truth about Greenwashing
    The Truth about Greenwashing
    Wed, 05 Jun
    Zoom
    05 Jun 2024, 19:00
    05 Jun 2024, 19:00
    What is the truth of the greenwashing accusation made against private and public sector initiatives and what can be done about it? Join this online chaired panel discussion hosted by Dorset Climate Action Network. On Zoom - register to obtain the link - details below.
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  • Busting the Myths around renewable energy and creating a healthy home
    Busting the Myths around renewable energy and creating a healthy home
    Thu, 13 Jun
    Location is Shaftesbury
    13 Jun 2024, 19:00
    13 Jun 2024, 19:00
    Talk and information session with Jennifer Morisetti of Sustainable Dorset. Hosted by Planet Shaftesbury as part of Great Big Green Week (8th-16th June). No need to book.
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  • World Localisation Day
    World Localisation Day
    Fri, 21 Jun
    Shaftesbury
    21 Jun 2024, 07:00
    21 Jun 2024, 07:00
    An annual worldwide celebration of ecological economies, communities, and local food. An invitation to gain an awareness of place by participating in small-scale, local economic exchanges. To create change locally as part of a global movement for healthier communities and economies.
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  • Restore Nature Now
    Restore Nature Now
    Sat, 22 Jun
    London
    22 Jun 2024, 12:00 – 16:30
    22 Jun 2024, 12:00 – 16:30
    March from Park Lane to Parliament Square. An XR co-creation with organisations and thousands of people from across the country to demand action on climate and ecological nature.
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  • Celebrating Chase & Chalke Festival
    Celebrating Chase & Chalke Festival
    Wed, 24 Jul
    Larmer Tree Gardens, Rushmore Estate
    24 Jul 2024, 10:00 – 10:05
    24 Jul 2024, 10:00 – 10:05
    Save the date for this festival Drawing together the past, present, and future of our 20 projects
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  • Dorset COP - back for 2024
    Dorset COP - back for 2024
    Sat, 02 Nov
    Bournemouth University
    02 Nov 2024, 09:30
    02 Nov 2024, 09:30
    Nationally many areas appear to be going backwards. As the crises deepen it's even clearer that communities will need to build local resilience and take action themselves. That's the aim for this year’s COP: to help build the plans that community groups need to take throughout the coming year.
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