Free Family Activity Day - Beautiful Blanket Bogs! - Sat 26 Aug 2017 -Sat 26 Aug 2017

Free drop-in. 11am-4pm (break for lunch)

round-leaved-sundewDevon Guild and Devon Wildlife Trust (DWT) are partnering in a DWT project which celebrates the ecological importance of blanket bogs, so Magnificent Mires & Beautiful Bogs is the theme for the August Bank Holiday weekend.

On Saturday 26 August we will have a number of activities on offer including a family drop-in printmaking workshop by Sarah Morris and DWT will also be here with information on these fascinating habitats, a quiz and other activities for children and families.

Come and find info about blanket bogs, pictures of wildlife/plants -.

See a ‘bog in a box’ plus interactive model.
Watch an 'all about BOGS' film.
Bog craft! Make bog habitat mobiles & bog bunting.
Do a QUIZ about  bogs!

ALSO: Devon Guild Members will be displaying and selling craft work inspired by their experience of a special BOG walk on Dartmoor: Penny Simpson, Sarah Morris, Rosie Sanders,  Jenny Wilkinson,  Siddy Langley, Lynn Bailey and Jess Davis

The project is led by DWT in partnership with Dartmoor National Park, Dartmoor Preservation Association and The Duchy of Cornwall. The project is supported by Heritage Lottery Funding.

Free drop-in, no need to book.

Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, Devon, TQ13 9AF
01626 832223

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