June Events

Appleby Heritage Centre are offering the following courses in June:

Date            Course                                                   Time                      Weeks
13/06/17      Introduction to IT                                      13.00-15.00             5
17/06/17      Simple Patchworking                              10.00-16.00             1
17/06/17      Silk Painting                                              10.00-16.00             1
24/06/17      Glass painting                                            10.00-16.00             1
24/06/17      Extreme Knitting                                         10.00-16.00             1
24/06/17      Amazing Acrylic Landscapes                   10.00-16.00             1

First Aid courses are also available.  Contact Reception on 017683 53350 or website www.applebyheritagecentre.org 

 

Friday 1st June - Jurassic Jubilee - Pad 9, Kirkby Stephen

Jubilee Park is going Jurassic this summer with the help of visual and community artist, Sarah Hicks.  Come and make your own dinosaur for display in the woods.

10.30 am to 4.00 pm.  All ages welcome, free.



Saturday 2nd June - Dales Young Rangers - Footpath maintenance near Nateby

Walling, cutting back of branches and clearing stones back off the Right of Way there is lots to do at this site.  Rangers Suzannah and Paul will lead the day as we help tackle this path.

Meet:  9.30 am at The People's Hall, Sedbergh or at site - details to be confirmed.
Finish: 2.00 pm ath The People's Hall, Sedbergh

Contact Rachael Alderson on 01969 652366 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to book a place.

Saturday 3 June 2017 - 20 Challenge - Hospice at Home Carlisle and North Lakeland

Walk 20 miles to celebrate 20 years of care 
20 miles round route, 10 Peaks, Teams of 4. Alternative route of 11 miles and 5 Peaks also available.
Starting from Braithwaite Institute, Keswick, registration from 6am
For more details visit: www.hospiceathome.co.uk 
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Tel: 01768 210719

Saturday 3rd June 2017 - Kirkby Stephen Community Arts - Swallows and Amazons (PG)

3.00pm - Kirkby Stephen Masonic Hall

Swallows forever! The newest adaption of Arthur Ransome's heart-warming classic novel, set in the spectacular Lake District.

Doors open 30mins before the advertised time. Light refreshments available.

Wednesday 7th June 2017 - Repair Café - Kirkby Stephen Local Links

Kirkby Stephen starts Cumbria’s first Repair Café

What do you do with a broken toaster? Or with a bike when the wheel runs out of true? Or with a sweater full of moth holes? Bin it? No way! Kirkby Stephen Community Arts and Kirkby Stephen and Upper Eden Good Neighbours Scheme are organising Cumbria’s first Repair Café in Kirkby Stephen Local Links on Wednesday 7 June at 2pm.  

At Kirkby Stephen Local Links, on Wednesday 7th June everything is about making repairs. Starting from 2pm and ending at 4pm various volunteer repair experts will be available to help make all possible repairs free of charge. Tools and materials will also be on hand. People visiting the Repair Café will bring along their broken items from home. Toasters, lamps, hair dryers, clothes, toys, crockery... anything that is broken is welcome.

Kirkby Stephen Repair Café are looking for volunteers so if you have time, tools or skills or just want to help make teas and coffees then please get in touch with Kate Lynch on 017683 71885 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. or Wendy Hamilton on 017683 71775 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Repair café dates: Wed 3 May 2-4pm Wed 7 June 2-4pm Wed 5 July 2-4pm 

Wednesday June 7 & 14  - Meditation Classes with Buddhist nun Kelsang Chosang

How to transform your life - Happy Mind, Happy Life

Friends Meeting House, 48A High Street, Kirkby Stephen 7.30 - 9.00 pm. £5 per class

Contact 01229 584029 or manjushri.org 

 

Thursday 15th June 2017 - Mini Stompers - 1.00-3.00 pm - Jubilee Park, Kirkby Stephen

Mini Stompers is a monthly gathering for two hours of woodland fun for 0-5 year olds and their parents, friends or carers.  Prepare to get muddy!

£3.50 per person (under 1s go free) - what are you paying for? Two experienced practitioners, use of their amazing kit, two hours of fun and a cup of tea!

How to book:  Spaces are limited.  Call Kate on 017683 71885 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Friday 16th June 2017 - Kirkby Stephen Community Arts - Casablanca (U)

7.30pm - Kirkby Stephen Masonic Hall

Here's lookin' at you kid! With unforgettable moments and iconic dialogue, the classic and much loved Casablanca is undoubtedly one of the most popular films of all time.

Doors open 30mins before the advertised time. Light refreshments available.