Volunteers required

We need helpers on the 4th August 12-4 pm, if you are available please get in touch.

Garvagh’s Time Travel Festival

We’re really excited to announce Garvagh Forest’s Time Travel Festival this year running from Friday 3rd August – Saturday 4th August. Come along and spread the word!

3rd August – Stone Soup Gathering in the Beechwood learning about how the Forest has been shaped over 1000s of years. Try your hand at Foraging, Fun and Food and contribute to cooking the Stone Soup. Booking is essential. 7.30 – 9.00 pm

4th August – Family adventure through time in the Forest finding Garvagh’s Lost Coins and returning them to the town. Start of the journey at Forest Carpark, off the A29. 12.00 – 4.00 pm (last ‘journey’ at 3.00 pm)

Garvagh Forest Strollers

Garvagh Forest Strollers Group (aka Beginners’ Walking Group) is starting up again on Thursday 7th June and running every Thursday thereafter. Meet at Garvagh Community Building @9.30 am. Open to all wishing to take it slowly through the forest.

Garvagh Forest Youth Club

Garvagh Forest Youth Club runs on a monthly basis, on the last Saturday of the month from 2.00 – 4.00 pm. It is open to all 9-14 year olds and costs £5 per young person. Registration essential.

Garvagh Forest Summer Scheme

Afternoon Summer Scheme in Garvagh Forest for 9-14 year olds. Activities will include simple bushcraft, wood-craft, forest art, story-telling and finishing with a party on the Friday to which parents are invited to. £30 for the week. Registration is essential contact Karin on 07966202184. Summer Scheme starts on Monday 23rd July and runs to Friday 25th July from  2pm to 5pm each day.

5K Fun Run in Garvagh Forest

You might not feel like it tonight but here’s something to look forward to on 12th May in the middle of the bluebells and the beginning of Spring. Great family event to begin getting fit for.

For further information please contact Garvagh Community Building on 02829557325, Via Garvagh Community Building’s facebook page or email garvaghpeoplesforest@gmail.com

Crochet Classes

Come along to this 6 week crochet workshop suitable for all abilities and become hooked!  Class commences on Saturday 14th April 2018 from 10.30am to 12.30pm in Garvagh Community Building.  Cost £30 per person for 6weeks.  Materials required 7mm crochet hook and some chunky/DK wool.  For further information and to book a place please contact 02829557325, Garvagh Community Building Facebook page or email garvaghpeoplesforest@gmail.com.

Forest Youth Club

Our first Forest Youth Club with Bryan Moore. Open to all young people 10 years old and up. Registration is essential please contact Garvagh Community Building on 02829557325, via Facebook or email garvaghpeoplesforest@gmail.com.

Make Up Workshop

The “Make Up Workshop” is returning to the Garvagh Community Building(GADDA centre) on Saturday 28th April 2018 – starting at 11am until 2pm – investment £20….This is a very relaxed morning/afternoon where you can take along your own make up and learn some tricks of the make up world……come along and see how to perfect a natural make up look (the less is more look…without the massive eyebrow trend) and then how to apply a beautiful natural eye make up & an fresh evening look which will have you all ready for the summer!! Booking is essential as numbers per workshop are limited – so please get in touch via Facebook or ring/text Martina on 07845342029!!!💄💄💄

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