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Cost of living: What can I do
and save the planet too?
- Multiple DatesFri, 09 JunShaftesbury Primary School09 Jun, 21:00 – 22:00Shaftesbury Primary School, Wincombe Ln, Shaftesbury SP7 8PZ, UKA pay-as-you-go membership scheme, reducing food waste and lowering the cost of the weekly shop. Pick up a membership application form in person from the Shaftesbury Primary School office, or request a form via email: FSSouthernCentral@fareshare.org.uk
- Sat, 10 JunLocation is TBD10 Jun, 10:00 – 18 Jun, 21:00Location is TBDMultiple events are taking shape across the Shaftesbury area for this national week that celebrates community action to protect climate and nature. Walks, talks, market, arts & crafts, and a green vigil candlelit walk. Many details here and some separate listings as well.
- Sun, 11 JunLocation is TBD11 Jun, 10:00 – 17:00Location is TBDFour local farms are participating in Open Farm Sunday. Tractor rides, piglets, lambs, farm & nature walks, veg, salads, flowers, sheep shearing, cows, talks on regenerative farming and more - take your pick. This year Open Farm Sunday falls into Great Big Green Week.
- Sun, 11 JunGold Hill Museum
- Tue, 13 JunShaftesbury Abbey
- Wed, 14 JunShaftesbury Abbey14 Jun, 18:00Shaftesbury Abbey, Park Walk, Shaftesbury SP7 8JR, UKAn evening of nature-themed songs and folk music while you picnic. Hosted by Shaftesbury Community Choir, Palida Choir, Reel Deal. Bring chairs & picnic blankets. Hot drinks, bar, ice creams available. Free entry - with donations to the Abbey. Doors 6pm, music starts 6.30pm, choirs sing 7pm
- Thu, 15 JunMinibus from Car Park15 Jun, 10:30 – 16:00Minibus from Car Park, Bell St, Shaftesbury SP7 8AP, UKJoin the Nurturing Nature project for a summer's walk on the Fontmell and Melbury Downs, followed by some refreshing coffee and cake. Or just join in the walk ... or coffee & cake! Free minibus available from Bell Street Car Park in Shaftesbury. Book your space online.
- Thu, 15 JunThe Chapel Studio, Tuckingmill
- Thu, 15 JunShaftesbury Town Hall15 Jun, 19:30Shaftesbury Town Hall, 21 High St, Shaftesbury SP7 8JE, UKPlanet Shaftesbury celebrates local community action for climate and nature. Special guests include Dr Gary Mantle MBE, CEO of Wiltshire Wildlife Trust and Lucy Young, Science & Policy Adviser with WWF-UK who will talk about the People's Plan for Nature. Open to all. Refreshments. Donations invited.
- Sat, 17 JunGold Hill Museum, Garden Room17 Jun, 10:30 – 12:30Gold Hill Museum, Garden Room , Gold Hill, Shaftesbury SP7 8JW, UKMeet other budding writers and poets and share reflections on what you'd like to say in response to the changes we are witnessing across the world and the losses we are facing in biodiversity. All welcome - just drop in at 10.30 am. Hosted by Christina Strickland. Donations (for Museum) invited.
- Sat, 17 JunSt Peter's Church
- Wed, 21 JunZoom
- Thu, 22 JunThe Grosvenor Arms
- Thu, 22 JunZoom
- Thu, 29 JunShaftesbury School
- Sun, 02 JulShaftesbury Town Hall
- Tue, 04 JulShaftesbury School
- Thu, 06 JulShaftesbury School
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