August Events

Thursday 16th August – Brough Agricultural Show – Popping Lane, Kaber, Kirkby Stephen

Ponies, Gymkhana, Sheep, Poultry, Horticulture and Industrial Tent, Craft Tent, Trade Stands and much, much more.  Entries close 28th July 2018.  For more information or a copy of the schedule contact the secretary on 07887 683831 or email: [email protected]

Thursday 16th August – Dawdles Walk – The Cloisters, Market Square, Kirkby Stephen

Kirkby Stephen Community Arts are partnering with Stomping Ground this Summer to deliver AT THE RIVERSIDE, a programme of free events to celebrate a new river trail for Kirkby Stephen, and supported by Eden Rivers Trust and Heritage Lottery Fund.  Events are open to all ages unless otherwise specified.  For more information visit

10am.  Enjoy a family stroll along the riverside with Kirkby Stephen Walkers Are Welcome.

Tuesday 21st August – Eden Hearing Services Drop In Session – Kirkby Stephen Local Links

Eden Hearing Services hold a drop in clinic from 10.00am to 12 noon 3rd Tuesday of every month.  Services include advice on hearing aids and specialist equipment, hearing aids cleaned and retubed, batteries supplied.

Wednesday 22nd August – Parkinson’s Cafe – The Eden Emporium, Kirkby Stephen

Parkinson’s UK – Change attitudes.  Find a Cure.  Join Us.  We continue to meet on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 10.30 to 12.00.  For more information call Andrew or Robina on 017683 41997.

Thursday 30th August – Upper Eden Memory Club – The Friends Meeting House, High Street, Kirkby Stephen

10.30am to 12 noon.

We continue to meet alternate Thursdays at the Friends Meeting House (opposite the Spar Shop), where we enjoy fellowship over tea and coffee followed by guided activities and usually end with singing some favourite songs of old.

We are always ready to accept newcomers and volunteer helpers.  For more information contact Tony Taylor on 017683 42702 or [email protected]