Events at the Centre are enhanced by the wonderful venue and we run and host a variety of one-off events. Suggestions of new items for the programme are welcome. Events may also be independent room-hire and in partnership with other organisations.
Saturday 8 June, 10.00-12.00
An adult class led by Lorna Wyrill.
£20 per person including materials and refreshments.
In the session you will learn to make a hanging plant pot holder.
Please pre-book with John Alexander, the Centre Manager, on 07951 343885 or by email
Saturday 6 July 2019, 10.00-15.00
Come and enjoy a day of activities and demonstrations all with a positive environmental twist! How to go plastic-free, why vegan food is now so popular, learn more about bees and their products.
Lots of free tasters and samples for the adults and exciting things to do all day for the children.
Saturday 20 July 2019, 10.00-13.00
Bring along your small electrical or mechanical items that need repair and see if our Repair Cafe group can fix them, free of charge! Demonstrations of practical skills throughout the morning.
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Saturday 10 August 2019, 10.00-13.00
Learn to knit, crochet or quilt with our experienced crafters. Gain ideas on how to upcycle everyday discarded items into beautiful craft objects and be inspired by the demonstrations through the morning.
Saturday 24 August 2019, 10.00-15.00
Storysack storytelling, pond dipping, treasure hunt and nature spotting are among the many activities on offer through the day. Activities with small prizes for those budding naturalists.
Activities for children.
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6th March 2019. Watercolours
13th March 2019. Acrylics
20th March 2019. Oils
24th April 2019. Watercolours
1st May 2019. Acrylics
8th May 2019. Oils
Wood ‘n’ Words
Thursday 14 March 2019
Saturday 15 June 2019
Saturday 6 April 2019, 10.00-12noon
Storysacks and the Environment – a session for under-5s and their parents/carers.
Visual and tactile interactive storytime by Carolyn Perring of Singleton Environment Centre.
Of all the minibeasts we have here the ladybird is one of the prettiest. But this particular ladybird is very, very grumpy…
Visual and tactile interactive storytime with an environmental theme. A session especially for the under 5s and their parents.
Run by Carolyn Perring
Booking essential. Text 07951 343885 or email
After the great successes in October and January, new dates…
Saturday 16 March 2019. 19.00-22.00
Saturday 19 June 2019. 19.30-22.00
Saturday 7 December 2019