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ACCF March 2011
Lots to do - if you live in the Ambleside area and are interested in what is going on to build resilient communities and respond to climate change then below are some events for your diary and interesting contacts.
first a date for February ...
Thermal Imaging Camera Workshop
Cumbria Sustainability Network conference
Interested in accessing stuff that gets thrown away?
Community Waste Initiatives - A Meeting of Minds
We would like to invite you to a meeting being held at the University of Cumbria to discuss community waste initiatives and resource availability. Riversmeet and the University of Cumbria intend to undertake a waste audit of commercial and industrial businesses in Cumbria to identify waste streams which can be utilised by Community Groups whose aim is to reduce waste and promote sustainability.
The date of the meeting is to be confirmed based upon availability - we would be grateful if you would register your interest and availability on the doodle poll created which can be accessed through the following link: http://doodle.com/gwdur9cmxprxz8e3 We look forward to meeting you
ALSO Cumbria Green Business Forum have some useful vieos on their website:
Dates for your diary - March
Wednesday 9th March 2011 10am-4pm at
low carbon tourism seminar -
how can we make low carbon tourism a reality in the Lake District?
Apple Grafting course, March 27 10 am to 5 pm
WithRod Everett, at Middle Wood Roeburndale West
During the course we will graft well over 100 trees to give you a repeated experience and develop your confidence. These trees will eventually contribute to the Lancashire Apple Project. This involved propagating rare and traditional apple varieties trees from around Lancashire.
We will also look at the wide selection of fruit trees around the farm and see different grafting techniques.
This course is supported by Lancashire County Council.
Please bring warm and waterproof clothes and sturdy footwear. Bring your own lunch