Ross-shire Science and Eco Day Strathpeffer

20 April 2019, Starts: 10:00, Ends: 14:00

Strathpeffer Community Centre    10-00 - 2.00

Cameron Duncan, Strathpeffer Saves Development Officer, writes

"This year sees a key focus on Food - Eco, Climate change and Sustainable living and will include:-

 

  • Public screening of the ground breaking film 'In Our Hands' and discussion.
  • Presentation from Senior Scientist, Robyn Plaice-Inglis from Cellucomp Ltd – talking about pioneering Scottish technologies making ‘plastic replacement’ from the humble carrot and sugar beet.
  • Presentation by Shieling Project (nr Beauly) on sustainable living off grid and their educational work with children and young people and adults.
  • Beekeeping and role of bees in our environment
  • Strathpeffer Grows – community food growing
  • Strathpeffer Cooks – community eco cooking

"Eco transport and lots more besides - detailed programme to follow!"

 

 

Latest News...

Forthcoming Events…

Monday 17 June
NA      Soil Association Crofting event on Lismore
Friday 21 June
NA      Midsummer Market CANCELLED
Saturday 22 June
10:00 2019 Grow North + Workshop 4 'Wax cloth making'
Saturday 29 June
10:00 North Kessock Community Market
Saturday 6 July
NA      Edinburgh Climate Festival in the Meadows
10:00 Fortrose Community Market
Saturday 13 July
11:00 Cromarty Community Market
Saturday 20 July
10:00 Culbokie Community Market

Events to add to calendar? Contact Us.

Cycle Routes Blackisle.
Highland Liftshare. Sign up for free now

TBI Business Directory

Add Your Business

Do you run a sustainable business on or near the Black Isle? Add it to the TBI business directory

Spread The Word...

We are part of the rapidly expanding worldwide Transition Towns movement. The Black Isle is a peninsula of about 100 sq miles ENE of Inverness in Scotland, UK.