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FREE* Green Skills Workshops at Carymoor in February & March

Friday 17 February 2012, 14:33
By Juliet Lawn

Carymoor Environmental Centre, Castle Cary, 10.00am-4.00pm

Introducing you to the wonders of working in the great outdoors!

Thurs 23rd Feb - Hedge-laying - learn this traditional skill which maintains livestock-proof hedges that are good for wildlife.

Thurs 1st March - Path construction - learn how to mark out, shape, edge and surface a path on a steep slope.

Thurs 8th March - Willow weaving - cut the willow grown on site and use it to make a multi-purpose screen.

All sessions include home-made soup and cake!

Hedge LayingWillow Weaving

Booking required - To find out more or to sign up please contact Juliet: 01963 351350 or .

All participants must be 19 or over and must not have taken part in another Learning Communities Fund project.

*Each participant can attend one workshop free of charge, additional workshops will be charged at £40 each.

Carymoor Environmental Trust logoThis course is open to all, but people who are currently seeking work or from a disadvantaged group will be prioritised if this course is over-subscribed.

Carymoor Environmental Centre, Dimmer Lane, Castle Cary BA7 7NR,


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