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The Woodland Festival

13th September | 2pm til late
The Woodland Festival
Sat 13th September, 2pm til late, Glencanisp

An afternoon of demonstrations, workshops, activities and displays celebrating wood & woodland produce with food & music too.

• 2-3pm - Loading and lighting the charcoal kiln
• 2-6pm - lots to see and do in the pole barn including:
o Pressing apples (bring your own and taste your very own apple juice)
o Dying wool using tree bark
o Basket weaving demonstration
o Have a go at weaving a willow hurdle
o A chance to have a go at using some traditional green woodworking tools
o Activities and games for kids
o Puppet show
o Crafts and produce from the Romania exchange trip to see and sample
o Culag Woods stall
o Coigach – Assynt Living Landscape Partnership – find out more and comment on plans for woodland expansion, forests & orchards in the area.
• 2-6pm – Exhibition of Sculpture by Paul Szeiler in the Old Stables Studio
• 2-6pm – display and sale of woodland arts, crafts and produce in the Arts Studio
• 3pm – Story telling walk with Greg Dawson Allen
• 4:30pm – The Folklore of Trees and Poetry with Mandy Haggith
• 6:30pm – Hand fasting ceremony – come and renew your vows!
• 7pm – Music with Holly Lockie
• 7:30pm – shutting down the charcoal kiln
• 8pm – Bonfire and open music session – all welcome! BYOB!!!

Teas, coffees & cakes available in the afternoon and hot food from 6-8pm.
Wild camping available by the loch a short walk past Glencanisp Lodge.
Most activities undercover but wear appropriate footwear &
clothing for walking around the woods & being outdoors.

For more information contact Chris Goodman on christophergoodman@hotmail.com or 07799 427296.
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