Careys Secret Garden

EVENTS AND COURSES

Secret Yoga Flow with Sonja Every Saturday April to October

Secret Yoga Flow with Sonja Every Saturday April to October

Multiple sessions available from 28 May 2022 to 1 Oct 2022

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Come and practice yoga amongst the trees, beside a river, accompanied by nothing more than the song of birds and a gentle yoga community. Saturday mornings April to October.

Birds of Poole Harbour Children's Workshop Weds 1st June 2022

Birds of Poole Harbour Children's Workshop Weds 1st June 2022

1 Jun 202210:00 - 11:30

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An exciting and educational bird identification and bird ringing workshop in May Half Term designed specifically for children.

Cream Teas in the Secret Garden Thurs 2nd June 2022

Cream Teas in the Secret Garden Thurs 2nd June 2022

2 Jun 202210:00 - 16:00

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Join us for cream tea/high tea in the Secret Garden to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Cream Teas in the Secret Garden Fri 3rd June 2022

Cream Teas in the Secret Garden Fri 3rd June 2022

3 Jun 202210:00 - 16:00

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Join us for cream tea/high tea in the Secret Garden to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Introduction to Forest Bathing Sat 11th June 2022

Introduction to Forest Bathing Sat 11th June 2022

11 Jun 202210:00 - 12:30

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Forest bathing can improve physical health and wellbeing. Come along and enjoy spending a peaceful 2.5 hours bathing in the beautiful secret woodland and garden at Careys.

Foraging Basket Making Workshop Sat 18th June 2022

Foraging Basket Making Workshop Sat 18th June 2022

18 Jun 202210:00 - 16:00

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These 'Foraging Basket' making workshops are accessible to beginners or improvers. Enjoy this day workshop in the beautiful backdrop of Carey’s Secret Garden, whilst learning the ancient and sustainable craft of basket making.

Wild Food Foraging Summer Walk Sat 25th June 2022

Wild Food Foraging Summer Walk Sat 25th June 2022

25 Jun 202210:30 - 13:30

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Join us for a fascinating morning's foraging, exploring the edible delights of East Dorset in the Summertime.

Kiln Fired Clay Workshop Botanical Tiles Fri 8th July 2022

Kiln Fired Clay Workshop Botanical Tiles Fri 8th July 2022

8 Jul 202210:30 - 12:30

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Be inspired by nature with this creative clay workshop for adults.

Woodcraft Course - Wooden Spoon Carving Sat 16th July 2022

Woodcraft Course - Wooden Spoon Carving Sat 16th July 2022

16 Jul 202210:00 - 16:00

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Learn all the skills and techniques needed to craft your own wooden spoon by hand, using just an axe & knife in this all-day workshop in the beautiful, natural backdrop of Carey’s Secret Garden.

Woodcraft Course - Birch Bark Containers Sat 10th Sept 2022

Woodcraft Course - Birch Bark Containers Sat 10th Sept 2022

10 Sep 202210:00 - 16:00

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In this workshop, we will be using methods and materials that span back thousands of years into pre-history to create a beautiful, strong & sustainable container from Birch Bark.

Kiln Fired Clay Workshop Animal Sculptures Fri 16th Sept 2022

Kiln Fired Clay Workshop Animal Sculptures Fri 16th Sept 2022

16 Sep 202210:30 - 12:30

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Be inspired by nature with this creative clay workshop for adults.

Bird Feeder Workshop Sat 17th Sept 2022

Bird Feeder Workshop Sat 17th Sept 2022

17 Sep 202210:00 - 16:00

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Come and spend the day under expert tuition to create three willow bird feeders, One to fill with fat balls, one for suet and nuts and another for kitchen scraps and seeds. During the day you will learn how the willow is grown, harvested and processed, the tools of the trade and you will learn several different weaving techniques.

Mushroom Foraging Thurs 6th Oct 2022

Mushroom Foraging Thurs 6th Oct 2022

6 Oct 2022 (10:30) - 16 Oct 2022 (13:00)

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Join us for a morning of wild mushroom hunting in the woodlands and grounds of Carey's Secret Garden for a 3-hour wild mushroom walk led by Dorset resident John Rensten, author of The Edible City-A Year of Wild Food and founder of Forage London.

Mushroom Foraging Thurs 10th Nov 2022

Mushroom Foraging Thurs 10th Nov 2022

10 Nov 202210:30 - 13:00

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Join us for a morning of wild mushroom hunting in the woodlands and grounds of Carey's Secret Garden for a 3-hour wild mushroom walk led by Dorset resident John Rensten, author of The Edible City-A Year of Wild Food and founder of Forage London.

Kiln Fired Clay Workshop Festive Tealights Sat 19th Nov 2022

Kiln Fired Clay Workshop Festive Tealights Sat 19th Nov 2022

19 Nov 202210:30 - 12:30

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Be inspired by nature with this creative clay workshop for adults.

Eco Christmas Willow Tree Decoration Workshop Sat 3rd Dec 2022

Eco Christmas Willow Tree Decoration Workshop Sat 3rd Dec 2022

3 Dec 20229:15 - 12:15

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Move away from plastic, and be part of the 'Eco-Christmas' revolution with this wonderful willow decoration-making workshop.

Eco Christmas Willow Hamper Workshop Sat 3rd Dec 2022

Eco Christmas Willow Hamper Workshop Sat 3rd Dec 2022

3 Dec 202213:00 - 16:00

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Another 'Eco Christmas' workshop at Careys Secret Garden. Make that present extra special and create a stunning mini Xmas hamper using willow and fragrant English rush.

Living Willows Workshop Morning Sat 18th Feb 2023

Living Willows Workshop Morning Sat 18th Feb 2023

18 Feb 20239:30 - 12:30

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Come and spend the morning under expert tuition to create your very own living willow. Find out about how willow is grown, harvested and processed. As well as then planting your very own living willow pot to take home and enjoy in your own garden.

Living Willows Workshop Afternoon Sat 18th Feb 2023

Living Willows Workshop Afternoon Sat 18th Feb 2023

18 Feb 202313:00 - 16:00

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Come and spend the afternoon under expert tuition to create your very own living willow. Find out about how willow is grown, harvested and processed. As well as then planting your very own living willow pot to take home and enjoy in your own garden.