Events

We're organising some really exciting events at Kirroughtree Visitor Centre for 2014, here are some of the highlights:

Stargazing for Beginners 
8th Nov (just a few places left), 6th Dec (fully booked), 6.30pm. Adults £7.50, Children £5. Booking required. Starting with soup, cake and a drink at 6.30pm then a talk & presentation indoors at 7pm. We'll head out to see the stars when it's dark.
The event will take place whatever the weather! Phone 01557 814040 to book places.

Christmas at Kirroughtree
6th, 7th, 14th & 21st December, charges apply
Kirroughtree is a fabulous destination to kick-start your festive celebrations. Visit Santa in his winter grotto at Kirroughtree, enjoy a woodland stroll, warm up by the log burning fire with a hearty meal and soak up the festive atmosphere. You can even buy a real Christmas tree to take home!

Food for Thought
7 Nov and 5 Dec. £13.50. Suitable for adults.
Meet for coffee and scones at 10.30am, followed by a fascinating talk, walk or demonstration, finishing with a delicious two course lunch.  Click here to reserve places.

  • Our next event on 7th November is 'Edible and poisonous fungi' with Duncan Ford. He'll tell us some 'old wive's tales', some dos and don'ts, give us some help with id and finish off with some cooking tips! Don't miss out on this fascinating talk, give us a call to reserve your space: 01557 814040
  • December - Dark Skies with Keith Muir

Cooking for Kids
Last Wednesday of each month, 10.30–11.15am, £2
Suitable for pre-schoolers and their grown ups. Booking required.
Messy and edible fun!
Next event: Wednesday 29th October, Hallowe'en cup cakes with googly eyes!

Storytime
Every other Friday, 10.30-11.15am, free.
Stories, singing, rhymes and fun! This session is ideal for pre-school children and their grown ups. Enjoy the company and share the fun.
Join us on 7/11, 21/11, 5/12, 19/12.