The 10 days of Wild about Wivenhoe wildlife events are off to a great start with a range of amazing ideas from Wivenhoe kids for the future posted at Wivenhoe Library opening times here along with photos and artwork from Wivenhoe people of all ages.
Go and have a look and vote for your favourite idea.
Springwatch on Friday night and Bushcraft on Sun 7th were great, and we've a busy week of wild yoga, kirtan, pond-dipping, films, bat walking and more all culminating with: Wivenhoe Goes Wild, Sat 13th 12-6pm
Make a scarecrow
Sell your preloved stuff from a barrow
Hang out and join in with talks and holistic activities Under the Tree
Do some Action Poetry
Get Wivenhoe Creative
bouncy castle, face painting and henna tattoos, bike activities, chicken activities, lots of local produce and crafts for sale and amazing range of food from local suppliers: The Olive Branch, Redwood Pizza, Gamekeepers Daughter Pies and Savouries, Norwegian Baker Sweet and Savoury bakes, Cakes and Crafty goat Ice Cream and more...
Click to download a copy of the leaflet with all events
year I noticed there was an increasing amount of unwanted
household goods going to landfill. So I decided to start a new
enterprise to tackle the challenge...
idea was pretty simple. Use my skills to help local residents
repair and recycle their household items. Preventing them going to
landfill, saving everyone money while protecting our
to say, I jumped at the chance!
addition to saving money and the environment, my aim is to help train
local people to repair things for themselves.
be running regular open cafe style workshops at the Wivenhoe Library
every Thursday 5:30 - 7pm, where residents can learn to fix
things properly for themselves. I also hope to run a programme
of training and employment opportunities for those who want to build
their confidence, develop new skills or get back themselves into
are pleased to announce we have been short listed on Colchester Big
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