Forthcoming events

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  • Date: Saturday, 31 August, 2019 (All day)
    Organisation: Another Way
    Local student Amy Bray has set up sustainable living charity Another Way which is launching on 31st August. Another Waynwright Day aims to encourage as many people as possible to venture out onto the 214 Wainwright Lakeland Fells in Cumbria to demonstrate their commitment to the conservation and protection of the physical and natural environment.
  • Date: Monday, 2 September, 2019 - 14:30 to 16:30
    Organisation: PACT
    Venue: Environment Agency, Ghyll Mount, Penrith CA11 9BP
    Joint Litter picking session with the Env. Agency.
  • Date: Saturday, 7 September, 2019 - 10:00 to 13:00
    Venue: Appleby Heritage Centre, Station Yard, Station Rd, Appleby-in-Westmorland CA16 6UL
    A first Repair Cafe is coming to Appleby Heritage Centre next to the Railway Station. There is free parking at the centre.If it's broken, don't bin it - fix it - at the free Appleby Repair Café. Our volunteers will try to help you repair your item if possible.Drop in for a chat over tea, coffee and cake - free but donations welcome.
  • Date: Saturday, 14 September, 2019 - 10:00 to 13:00
    Organisation: Penrith Repair Cafe
    Venue: Eden Arts, The Old Fire Station, Bridge Lane, Penrith CA11 8HY
    If it's broken, don't bin it - fix it - at the free Penrith Repair Café. Our volunteers will try to help you repair your item if possible.Drop in for a chat over tea, coffee and cake - free but donations welcome.Eco-hub community event - get in touch if you want to have a stall or run an event alongside the Repair Café in the Old Fire Station or in the rear car park.
  • Date: Wednesday, 25 September, 2019 - 19:00
    Organisation: PACT
    Venue: Penrith Parish Centre, St Andrew’s Place, Penrith CA11 7XX - upstairs
    Talk by Mike Berners-LeePACT is delighted to welcome Mike Berners-Lee to Penrith to give us an insight into changes we can make in our personal lives to cut our carbon footprint. Mike's new book, There's No Planet B, is out now.
  • Date: Friday, 27 September, 2019 - 19:00
    Organisation: PACT
    Venue: Penrith Parish Rooms, Penrith Parish Centre, St. Andrew's Place, Penrith CA11 7XX
    PACT AGM.This will be a short meeting with brief annual review from our chair and approval of the 2018-2019 accounts.We welcome anyone to stand as a director - we're a non-profit Community Benefit company and would love to have you help us run the organisation.BRING AND SHAREIf you wish, please bring some food to share.JAM SESSIONIf you can strum a tune or say a few words, please join in the fun.
  • Date: Sunday, 6 October, 2019 - 10:00 to 13:00
    Organisation: PACT
    Venue: The Old Courthouse, Main Street, Shap, Cumbria CA10 3NL
    A first Repair Cafe is coming to Shap at The Old Courthouse.If it's broken, don't bin it - fix it - at the free Shap Repair Café. Our volunteers will try to help you repair your item if possible.Drop in for a chat over tea, coffee and cake - free but donations welcome.
  • Date: Saturday, 12 October, 2019 - 10:00 to 13:00
    Organisation: Penrith Repair Cafe
    Venue: Eden Arts, The Old Fire Station, Bridge Lane, Penrith CA11 8HY
    If it's broken, don't bin it - fix it - at the free Penrith Repair Café. Our volunteers will try to help you repair your item if possible.Drop in for a chat over tea, coffee and cake - free but donations welcome.Thanks to Eden Arts for use of the venue.More information - Find us on Facebook
  • Date: Wednesday, 16 October, 2019 - 19:30
    Organisation: PACT
    Venue: Christine's, 3 Sand Croft, Penrith CA11 8BB
    More details to follow
  • Date: Saturday, 19 October, 2019 - 16:00 to 21:00
    Organisation: Appleby Remote Cinema Scheme
    Venue: Boroughgate, Appleby CA16 6YA
    Sustainability is the timely theme of the first Appleby Remote Film Festival that ties in to Appleby’s own Apple Day.  We have selected four pertinent films that will inform, inspire and we hope incite you to help change the course of our planet. Saturday 19 Oct4pm film - Anthropocene: the Human Epoch, a recent release, witnesses the monumental human impact on our planet.6pm food: pork and apple casserole (also veggie option) followed by Tarte Tatin (fancy apple pie!)