October 2016 classes

Our classes and workshops are filling up nicely but we do have some spaces available in October (shown on the poster). With training in Lairg, Ardgay and Bonar Bridge, some classes free or only £5, we hope there’s something for everyone. Please contact us if you’d like to book a place 🙂

Autumn Craft Fair event – 24/09/2016

Thank you to all of our stall holders, our sponsors, tutors, our volunteers and all our visitors who made our open day/craft fair such a success. A great time was had by all. Congratulations to all our prize winners, especially Sara and Hannah who won our star prize family ticket to Landmark. Please have a look through our photos of the day 🙂 sdc10033sdc10000 sdc1002920160924_102558sdc10031sdc10038 sdc10088 sdc10099 sdc10104 sdc10105 sdc10106 sdc10121 sdc10109 sdc10107

Autumn craft Fair – updates

22/09/2016 – Fancy a head massage? Or how about decorating some cupcakes? Interested in hearing about local archaeology or trying patchwork for the first time? Technology can be a headache so get help with I.T. maintenance, or bring along granny so that she can have a go at using a tablet or laptop! Watch a cake being iced from scratch, visit amazing craft stalls, taste homemade refreshments and kids will love the fun activities whilst the adults enjoy other activities….. yes, more tasters – it’s our Autumn Fair on Saturday and we hope that you will join us! 🙂

21/09/2016 – Looking for something to do with the kids over the long weekend? Why not let them create a harvest basket and take it along to the Craft Fair this Saturday to enter into our competition. Or if you don’t have the time to create one before hand, there will be an opportunity to create one at the fair on Saturday. Whilst the kids are busy creating, browse our great range of craft and home-baking stalls, visit one of our demonstrations, help us create a community fish, or get some help with your IT questions.
Looking forward to see you there between 10-2pm!

It’s only a few days until our event on Saturday and we hope you’ll be able to join us. We’d like as many people as possible to help us with our community artwork. A fun time will be had as we ‘Print a Fish’…. puzzled? Why not come along and take part in this free fun activity – suitable for all ages, from babies to OAPs… plus there are demonstrations, taster sessions, kids activities, our great competition to win tickets to Landmark… the list goes on, so please join us between 10am and 2pm in Lairg community centre 🙂

Craft Fair – Patchwork taster

A Patchwork taster will be taking place on our Autumn Craft fair this Saturday the 24th of September from 10am – 1:30pm at the Lairg Community Centre, with a suggested donation of £2. See below for more details. Spaces are limited, so book now now secure your place!

Stained-glass patchwork – If you have never done this type of patchwork before come and make a sample square and see the kinds of things that can be made from this pattern. Samples of this can be seen on the day including examples from books, cushions and wall hangings Christmas cottage.

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Autumn Craft Fair

Pop this date in your diary – Saturday 24th September!
We’re holding a craft fair and fun open day event with lots of free things to do! We have a programme of taster sessions and demonstrations. There’s a range of craft and food stalls, plus there are kids activities, home-made refreshments, and an IT clinic for your computer worries!
Our kids competition has a star prize of a family ticket to Landmark (donated by our friends at Landmark) and further prizes donated by High Life Highland – thank you so much!
A massive thanks to Achany Wind Farm who are funding this event!

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emergency First Aid course

We will be running an Emergency First Ad Training course on Tuesday 20th September, from 9am-3pm with a cost of £95 at the Bonar Bridge Hall. Depending on your circumstances you may be eligible for an ILA to fund this course.
For more details, please see – https://www.myworldofwork.co.uk/learn-and-train/sds-individual-learning-accounts-ila

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