Forthcoming events

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  • Date: Thursday, 27 April, 2017 - 19:30
    Organisation: CAfS
    Venue: Front Street , Alston CA9 3RF
    Take a rural village with a vision to live in a more sustainable way… add an infectiously enthusiastic mayor, 21 projects, some inspiring volunteers, and watch what happens.That’s what’s in store for you at our free film night coming up in Alston on Thursday 27 April.
  • Date: Friday, 28 April, 2017 - 13:00 to 17:00
    Organisation: PACT
    Venue: Old Fire Station, Carlisle
    There is a huge amount going on in Cumbria to reduce emissions, including some community projects now generating renewable energy, very active food projects and comprehensive local sustainability plans. Help us work better together at this meeting of sustainability groups from across the county. Please contact if you're planning on coming. Let's drive a shift to a zero-carbon Cumbria.
  • Date: Wednesday, 3 May, 2017 - 14:00 to 16:00
    Organisation: Kirkby Stephen Community Arts
    Venue: Kirkby Stephen Community Centre, 26 South Road, Kirkby Stephen
    Kirkby Stephen's first Repair Cafe opens its doors on Wed 3 May 2-4pm at Kirkby Stephen Community Centre, in association with Kirkby Stephen and Upper Eden Good Neighbours Scheme. It’s so much better to fix things if possible, rather than chuck them out and buy replacements. If you’ve got something that needs fixing, bring it along!
  • Date: Wednesday, 3 May, 2017 - 19:30
    Organisation: PACT
    Venue: Peter Simpson's, 4 Carleton Terrace, Carleton Road, Penrith CA11 8LR
    Agenda to follow
  • Date: Thursday, 25 May, 2017 - 19:00
    Organisation: PACT
    Venue: The Salvation Army, 1 Hunter Lane, Penrith CA11 7UY
    An opportunity to meet the Penrith Community Gardeners and discover just what they get up to! Joan Robinson will present slides and tell the story so far.. how it all started, kept growing and the future. Thursday 25th May 7.00 at The Salvation Army, Hunter Lane (park behind in EDC carpark). Free Admission Coffee and Cake (although donations toward cost of the Hall and the Stricklandgate Lavender Replacement Fund would be welcome.)