April Events

Saturday 31st March to 1st April 2018 - Classic Commercial Vehicle Easter Rally - various locations in and around Kirkby Stephen and Brough

Starts at 11.00 on Saturday and ends 18.00 on Sunday.  Entrance is free.  Charges for parking where applicable.

Classic Commercial Vehicles exhibited, a regular classic bus route between sites and from the station, market stalls, Saturday evening road run through the Westmorland Dales, entertainment for all the family.

For more information please visit our website www.encountereden.com 

Saturday 7th April 2018 - Rag Hook Wall Hanging - Appleby Heritage Centre

1 day workshop 10.00am - 4.00pm Tutor - Pam Bolton Cost - £40.00 (+ £20 for materials)
Come and join our `make in a day' Rag Hook Wall Hanging Workshop at Appleby Heritage Centre! For more information, please contact 017683 53350

Wednesday 11th April 2018 - The Arts Society, Appleby in Westmorland - Appleby Market Hall

`Elephants and Archbishops: Matthew Parker and his Medieval Manscripts'

Starts at 11am (coffee is served from 10.15am - 10.45am) There is a small cost of £8 to non-members. For more information about our society please visit our website  www.taswestmorland.org.uk 


Monday 9th April -  Cumbria Wildlife Trust - `Bats of Cumbria' - The Friends Meeting House, Kirkby Stephen

7.30 - 9.30pm

Rich Flight, from the South Cumbria Bat Group, will give a talk on the nocturnal world of bats.  Cumbria is home to a host of these mammals whose lives are as fascinating as they are secretive.

The CWT Upper Eden Support Group runs a variety of activities to support the Trust's work.  Everyone is welcome to join us for our talks,  which take place at The Friends Meeting House, 48A High St, Kirkby Stephen, CA17 4SH.

There is a recommended donation of £3 for Cumbria Wildlife Trust for each talk, to include refreshments.  Children free.  Local contact: Richard Arrowsmith 017683 71182.  To find out more about the Trust and how to get involved visit www.cumbriawildlifetrust.org.uk You can also find information about local events, together with a range of books and gifts, at our stand in the Upper Eden Visitors Centre in Kirkby Stephen.


Monday 16th April - Upper Eden History Society Winter Programme 2017 -2018 - Kirkby Stephen Grammar School

The Evolution of Commercial Barnard Castle - Carol Dougherty

Enquiries - to Chair Anne Taylor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.