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Invitation to Tender for Trail construction in Kirkton Woods.

Invitation to Tender Trail Construction Contract: 150m ‘as dug’ trail – Kirkton Woods, Lochcarron With financial assistance from the EU LEADER programme, the Community Woodlands Association invites tenders for the construction of a section of new recreational trail in Kirkton … Continue reading

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Job Vacancies for the Café Ceàrdach at the Smithy Hub.

We invite applicants for new posts to run and manage Café Ceàrdach at the Smithy Hub. Café Manager competitive salary depending on experience , 40 hpw equivalent (annualised hours), 25 days holiday, workplace pension  Café Ceàrdach are seeking a highly self-motivated … Continue reading

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‘A Cry For Kirkton’- Pupils Film available to view.

The film that the Lochcarron Primary School pupils created  ‘ A cry for Kirkton ‘ is now available to view here via You Tube. The film was a response to their research into the settlement of Kirkton behind Lochcarron- Now … Continue reading

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Spooky Halloween event in the treehouse

Spooky Halloween event, November 4th Saturday, all ages. prizes for fancy dress, sweetie hunt and cakes. Halloween crafting & spooky stories. £3 per person, funds for the treehouse.

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Autumn Crafting 2018- report

We held two workshops at the Treehouse this week, making Mandalas on day one followed by Waxed Leaf mobiles and Teasel Hedgehogs on day two. Mandalas are usually seen in Asia, the Tibetan word for mandala means “that which encircles … Continue reading

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Greenwood working, make your own Bull Roarer

Greenwood Working at the treehouse In celebrating Kirkton woodland and Settlement of Kirkton. ADULTS & Children aged  10 + Come along and carve  &  decorate your own Bullroarer A Bullroarer is an ancient ceremonial musical instrument. Date: Wednesday 17th October … Continue reading

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Autumn Crafting Workshops

More Workshops , this time Autumn themed. In celebrating Kirkton woodland and Settlement of Kirkton. For all ages, Family based events Venue:-  The Treehouse , Lochcarron Mon 15th October   Make Mandalas Time:- 11am – 1pm  Bring Packed lunch or food … Continue reading

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Fungi Day at the Treehouse 2nd Sept 2018

It’s been a great year for Fungi, so we were delighted to host a Fungi day at the Treehouse with local expert Tony Lyon.  Tony brought along a huge selection of local fungi which was on display.  We were amazed … Continue reading

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Photos of August Market Day

Many thanks to Lynne Roberts for sending us these photos from August’s Market day in Lochcarron Hall. The Next market days ate 28th September & 26th October, please let us know if you’d like a table , email infosmithyhub@gmail.com Thanks … Continue reading

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New View point Bench in Kirkton Woodland

a lovely new hardwood bench has been kindly provided by woodworkz- lochcarron, and the Lottery Awards for all. Thanks to the volunteers who got it securely put into place at the top of Cnoc Na Staing with great views overlooking … Continue reading

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