Events

Friday 26th May - Seascale Garden Party

Fri, 26 May 2017

Friday 26th May - Seascale Library

Garden Party

Seed swap, information stands and coffee morning. More information coming soon!


Saturday 20th May - Keswick Garden Party

Sat, 20 May 2017

Saturday 20th May- Keswick Library

Garden Party

Seed swap, information stands and coffee morning. More information coming soon!


Wednesday 10 May Composting Drop-in Session

Wed, 10 May 2017

Wednesday 10 May - Kendal Library, Kendal

Composting Drop in session

9.30am - 12pm.

Information on composting will be on display in the foyer of Kendal Library during Compost Awareness Week (8 - 12 May). This will include do`s & don`ts on composting and how to order your discounted compost bin.

A Waste Prevention Officer will be available on Wed 10 May from 9.30am-12pm for a drop in session. If you have any questions or queries about composting, come along and have a chat.


Tuesday 9th May - Wigton Garden Party

Tue, 9 May 2017

Tuesday 9th May- Wigton Library

Garden Party

Seed swap, information stands and coffee morning. More information coming soon!


Riversmeet Garden Party

Sat, 6 May 2017

Saturday 6th May, 11am to 3pm - Riversmeet, Market Place, Cockermouth

Garden Party

- Swap shop for seeds, plants, garden tools and home grown produce

- Composting demonstration

- Upcycling ideas for the garden

- Make a bird feeder

And more!!


Thursday 27th April Real Nappy Drop In and Baby Event

Thu, 27 Apr 2017

Penrith library are hosting a Bath, Book and Bed event which will involve different activities aimed at parents and baby`s and toddlers.

From 11:30am

We will be bringing along samples of trendy real nappies to view and we will be giving information on how to get your money off voucher to help make a purchase. (Nappies not available on the day).

A display of information on real nappies will be in Penrith library between Monday 24th April until Wednesday 3rd May as part of Real Nappy Week.


Thursday 27th April - Millom Baby Shower

Thu, 27 Apr 2017

Thursday 27th April - Millom Library

Baby Shower

Toy swap, information stands and fun activities for bumps and babies. More information coming soon!


Tuesday 25th April - Workington Baby Shower

Tue, 25 Apr 2017

Tuesday 25th April - Workington Library Baby Shower!

Come along to our free Baby Shower Event and meet and chat to representatives from a range of organisations
• Toys and Clothes swap
• Real Nappy Campaign
• Cumbria Library Service
• Change for Life
• Breast feeding advice
• Children`s Activity table
• Rhyme Time taster session
• Lister`s car seats
• Community Learning stand

Special baby shower refreshments available from Café West.

All welcome, no need to book!

https://www.facebook.com/events/1993370567543883/


Sunday 9 April - Freegle Give & Take and Seed Swap, Barrow in Furness

Sun, 9 Apr 2017

Freegle Give & Take event and Seed Swap

St Matthews Community Halls, Highfield Road, Barrow in Furness

3pm - 5pm

Come along to the Freegle Give & Take event in Barrow in Furness. Please bring any good quality unwanted items to give away and take anything you want. No furniture please.

There will also be a Seed Swap, where you can swap any seeds, plants or vegetables to grow your own this year.

Any left over items left will be donated to charity.

We will also have the compost demonstration units there to view and we will be giving advice on how to compost, how to buy a subsidised compost bin and help with composting problems.


Thursday 6th April - Whitehaven Baby Shower

Thu, 6 Apr 2017

Thursday 6th April - Whitehaven Library
10am to 2pm

Baby Shower!

- Toy swap and children`s clothing swap (up to age 3)
- Real Nappy Campaign
- Cumbria Library Service
- Howgill Children`s Centre
- Pre-birth and beyond
- Breast feeding advice
- Baby massage and baby Picasso
- Children`s activity table
- Rhyme Time and Tiny Tales taster sessions
- Buggy-fit
- Lister`s car seats

Refreshments available with all proceeds going to Harry Hedgehog`s Time to Share Group

All welcome. No need to book.

https://www.facebook.com/events/2166096560283589/


Saturday 1st April - Freegle Give & Take and Seed Swap, Milnthorpe

Sat, 1 Apr 2017

Freegle Give & Take event and Seed Swap

M:Hub, Beetham Road, Milnthorpe

10am - 1pm

Come along to the Freegle Give & Take event at Milnthorpe. Please bring any good quality unwanted items to give away and take anything you want. No furniture please.

There will also be a Seed Swap, where you can swap any seeds, plants or vegetables to grow your own this year.

Any left over items left will be donated to charity.

We will also have the compost demonstration units there to view and we will be giving advice on how to compost, how to buy a subsidised compost bin and help with composting problems.


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