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Culag Community Woodland Trust - Wild Wood Week - A Week of Woodland Themed Events and Activities in Lochinver

6th September - 12th September
Writing Place – Saturday 6th, 10am – 4pm, £10 donation
Lunch includedAfternoon workshop: ‘Words, Wood and Water’ with Mandy Haggith, a writing walk through Culag Woods to the White Shore beach, discover how you can use the natural environment as creative inspiration. To book contact Philippa Johnston on philippajohnston@btinternet.com or 01337 842513.

Quinag - Taking Root – Monday 8th, 10am – 1pm, free
A quided walk on the south side of Quinag to see the trees there and find out about management plans for the area. Meet at the car park by Loch Assynt (NC202262). To book & for further information contact Fran Lockhart on fran.lockhart@jmt.org or 07895 014673. It’s not a long walk but is over rough ground, please wear appropriate footwear and clothing for a day out on the hill.

Bowl Carving – Monday 8th and Tuesday 9th (2 day course), 10am – 4pm, £50
Join local green woodworker Chris Goodman at Glencanisp to learn the techniques for carving out a wooden bowl using traditional wood-working tools and take home your very own bowl. Booking essential, contact Chris on christophergoodman@hotmail.com or 07799 427296.

Fungi Foray – Tuesday 9th, 11am – 2pm
Fungi in Culag Woods, explore the marvellous world of fungi in one of the best woods for fungi in Sutherland. Meet at Woodside Car Park, Culag Woods. Ad 3.00, conc. £2.00, family £8.00. Contact Andy or Roz Summers on andy.summers@highland.gov.uk or 01571 844654

Tree Nursery Volunteer Day – Thursday 11th, 10am – 3pm, free
See how we collect tree seeds and prepare them for growing, join in with nursery tasks & visit the Gaelic Tree Alphabet path at the Little Assynt tree nursery to help look after our trees. Tea & biscuits provided. For further information contact Nick Clooney on nclooney@coigach-assynt.org or 01571 872010.

Music Night at The Caberfeidh – Thursday 11th, 9pm til late
The weekly traditional music session with a variety of wooden instruments, musicians welcome.


Spoon Carving – Friday 12th, 10am – 4pm, £25
Come and carve your very own spoon at Glencanisp with local green woodworker Chris Goodman using traditional hand tools. Booking essential, contact Chris on christophergoodman@hotmail.com or 07799 427296.


Lochinver Market – Friday 12th, 10am – 4pm, Assynt Leisure Centre
A chance to buy local crafts including woodland crafts and homemade preserves from fruit trees.

Website: www.lochinver.bordernet.co.uk/news/1643.html
Attached File: Wild Wood Poster 2014_CWA (2) (1).pdf
 
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