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Upcoming Events

Monday 9 April 2018 - Monday 30 April 2018

 
Alex Ogg KingfisherAs part of our Art in the Barn regular exhibitions, The Kingcombe Centre is proud to host an exhibition of works from renowned Dorset sculptor Sally Derrick and illustrator Alex Ogg.

From Mon 9 – Mon 30 April their work will be on display and for sale at the Centre. Admission is between 10am and 4pm.

Free entry and parking. This venue is wheelchair friendly.

Refreshments available from the Kingcombe Tearoom.

 

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Tuesday 1 May 2018

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Want to cure your own bacon? Join David Richards from Capreolus Fine Foods to learn how to make your own dry cured bacon at home - it's easy! 
 

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Friday 4 May 2018

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Early morning in spring is a feast for the senses at Kingcombe.  Join DWT nature reserves manager, Neil Gibson, for a guided bird walk followed by a hearty breakfast at The Kingcombe Centre. 
 

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Coming from further afield or wish to extend your stay? Just add a B&B. 

Saturday 5 May 2018 - Monday 7 May 2018

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Learn the rudiments of this all-absorbing craft and how to nuture an insect that is crucial to us and for our planet.  Course led by Caroline Dilke. 
 

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Thursday 10 May 2018

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Learn how to create stunning patterns through stitch resist and natural plant colours to make your very own textiles, with Annabel Wilson.  
 

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Saturday 12 May 2018 - Sunday 13 May 2018

Square glass making cMatthew Le Breton 150 x 150

Learn the beautiful craft of stained glass work inlcuding kiln fired glass painting and silver staining technique. 
 

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Monday 18 June 2018 - Friday 22 June 2018

Summer Plants in Watercolour cChristina Hart Davies 150 x 150

Paint the abundant flowers and plants of the summer meadows, hedgerows and gardens on this stimulating friendly workshop with Christina Hart-Davies. For those with some experience. 
 

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Friday 22 June 2018 - Sunday 24 June 2018

Illustrated Travellers Sketchbook cHugh Dunford Wood 150 x 150

Learn how to master the art of keeping a sketchbook when you are out and about, or away from home, inspired by the stunning summer landscape of Kingcombe.  With Hugh Dunford Wood.  
 

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Wednesday 27 June 2018 - Friday 29 June 2018

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Learn the skills for identifying flowers and grasses in the ancient pastures, meadows and woodlands of Kingcombe Meadows, with Leif Bersweden. 

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Sunday 1 July 2018 - Monday 30 July 2018


cRoger-Dell-Seddon-300x300As part of our Art in the Barn regular exhibitions, The Kingcombe Centre is proud to host ‘A Natural Celebration’, a rich and varied exhibition exploring two and three-dimensional art forms from Southern Contemporaries, the exhibiting name for Bournemouth Arts Club. 

From Sun 1 – Mon 30 July their work will be on display and for sale at the Centre. Admission is between 10am and 4pm.

Free entry and parking. This venue is wheelchair friendly.

Refreshments available from the Kingcombe Tearoom.

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