All Upcoming Events

  • Transition Network - Summit
    11 May, 10:00 – 21 May, 22:00
    Zoom
    'Together We Can' a series of online sessions to support change-makers in local communities.
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  • Shaftesbury 2030: Choosing our future
    Thu, 19 May
    Shaftesbury School
    19 May, 17:45 – 21:30
    Shaftesbury School, Shaftesbury School, Salisbury Road, Shaftesbury, SP7 8ER
    A conversation about the future for the Shaftesbury area in 2030. Be inspired to make sustainable choices. Arrive from 5.45 (to 6.45pm). Short films, choice of talks, followed by meal and panel discussion. In partnership with Shaftesbury School. Free but booking essential.
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  • The Urgent Case for Refashion
    Fri, 20 May
    Hawkers Farm, Hawkers Lane
    20 May, 18:30 – 21:30
    Hawkers Farm, Hawkers Lane, Stour Provost Gillingham Dorset SP8 5LZ
    Fashion show and talk by Sara Arnold of Fashion Act Now. Book a ticket (donation invited) via Eventbrite (link below). Part of Dorset Art Weeks.
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  • How to talk to people about Climate Change
    25 May, 19:30 – 21:00
    Zoom
    Online session arranged by the Dorset Climate Action Network. Hear Linda Aspey of the Climate Coaching Alliance. She'll share some key psychology around climate change, and share some ways of having climate conversations with people whatever their current level of engagement. Free & open to all.
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  • Great Big Dorset Hedge
    26 May, 19:30
    Zoom
    This county-wide campaign for hedgerows has developed a strategy for working with walkers, tree planting groups, town and parish councils and more. Lots of ways to join in. Find out more at this online meeting.
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  • Planet Shaftesbury - Online Meeting
    02 Jun, 19:30
    Zoom
    Planet Shaftesbury usually hosts one monthly meeting online - on the first Thursday. Informal and welcoming.
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  • Repair Revolution Cafe
    Sun, 05 Jun
    Shaftesbury Town Hall
    05 Jun, 10:00 – 16:00
    Shaftesbury Town Hall, High Street Shaftesbury Dorset SP7 8LY
    Launch event.
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  • Visit: Gold Hill Organic Farm
    Sun, 12 Jun
    Gold Hill Organic Farm
    12 Jun, 11:00
    Gold Hill Organic Farm, Ridgeway Lane, Child Okeford, Dorset, DT11 8HB
    Want to learn more about veg growing at Gold Hill Organics? They are participating in Open Farm Sunday, the national event managed by LEAF (linking environment & farming).
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  • Planet Shaftesbury Monthly Meeting
    Thu, 16 Jun
    Shaftesbury Town Hall
    16 Jun, 19:20
    Shaftesbury Town Hall , 21 High St, Shaftesbury SP7 8JE, UK
    This month brings an opportunity to learn more about the work of WWF through selected films and insights from WWF strategist Lucy Young. Open to all. Free admission.
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  • Reducing energy used for our transport
    Thu, 07 Jul
    Shaftesbury Town Hall
    07 Jul, 19:20 – 21:30
    Shaftesbury Town Hall , 21 High St, Shaftesbury SP7 8JE, UK
    Follows on from the event 'Shaftesbury 2030: Choosing our future' and has a focus on reducing our transport energy use. Topics covered to include the practicalities of establishing an electric car club. Hosted by Planet Shaftesbury & open to all. Free admission.
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  • Planet Shaftesbury Monthly Meeting
    Thu, 21 Jul
    Assembly Rooms, The Grosvenor Arms
    21 Jul, 19:20
    Assembly Rooms, The Grosvenor Arms, High St, Shaftesbury SP7 8JA, UK
    This meeting is (unusually) in the Assembly Room at The Grosvenor Arms. Open to all. Free admission.
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  • Planet Shaftesbury - Online Meeting
    04 Aug, 19:30
    Zoom
    Planet Shaftesbury usually hosts one monthly meeting online - on the first Thursday.
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  • Planet Shaftesbury Monthly Meeting
    Thu, 18 Aug
    Shaftesbury Town Hall
    18 Aug, 19:20 – 21:30
    Shaftesbury Town Hall, 21 High St, Shaftesbury SP7 8JE, UK
    Open to all. Free admission.
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  • Planet Shaftesbury Monthly Meeting
    Thu, 15 Sept
    Shaftesbury Town Hall
    15 Sept, 19:20 – 21:30
    Shaftesbury Town Hall, 21 High St, Shaftesbury SP7 8JE, UK
    A conversation about setting up a Climate Emergency Centre (more details below). Links to an exhibition to be hosted at Shaftesbury Library. Open to all. Free admission.
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  • Great Big Green Week
    Sat, 24 Sept
    Location is TBD
    24 Sept, 08:00 – 02 Oct, 20:00
    Location is TBD
    Multiple events will be happening across the country during the 2nd Great Big Green Week - coordinated by The Climate Coalition. We'll promote local events here nearer the time.
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  • Food & Farming for our Future
    Time is TBD
    Dinton Village Hall
    Time is TBD
    Dinton Village Hall, Bratch Ln, Dinton, Salisbury SP3 5EB, UK
    Live event & live-streamed. A stimulating panel of speakers ask themselves: what could future land use look like? how can we develop healthy, resilient, fair, sustainable food systems for everyone? Organised by Positive Nature.
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