Green Fair Sat 20 Oct

Hull Green Fair on Sat 20 October 2018 at Cottingham Civic Hall, Market Green, Cottingham HU16 5QG. 10 am to 3.00pm (not 3.30 as on poster). Stalls, workshops, live music, green cafe and networking with like-minded people.

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10 ways to reduce your plastic use

  Please note that our regular meeings are now held on the third Monday of the month. Our next meeting will be:

10 ways to reduce your plastic use

MON 15 OCT 2018 

Friends Meeting House, Bean St, Hull HU3 2PR

7.30pm   

Presentation on 10 things you might do to reduce your plastic use,  followed by a question & answer session. Refreshments will be available and everyone is welcome to this free event. Come along and share your ideas about moving away from using plastic for almost everything! Help us identify alternatives, and what plastic is really useful for. If you are in any doubt that plastic is a huge pollution problem check out these sites

https://www.imperial.ac.uk/grantham/our-work/earth-systems-variability-and-change/plastic-pollution-in-the-ocean/

https://plasticoceans.org

https://www.greenpeace.org.uk/what-we-do/oceans/plastics/

and a short video based on the Blue Planet II programme that did so much to make the general public aware of the issue in 2017:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xLx4fVsYdTI

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Beverley Orchard Apple Day Sat 13 Oct

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Transition & Permaculture Hull Autumn Meetings

  AUTUMN MEETINGS 2018

 

MON 15 OCT:  10 ways to reduce your plastic use

Presentation followed by Question & Answer Session. Come along and share your ideas about moving away from using plastic for almost everything! Help us identify alternatives, and what plastic is really useful for.

Friends Meeting House, Bean St, Hull HU3 2PR, 7.30pm              

 

MON 19 NOV:  Permaculture in your Lifestyle

 A talk about how aspects of your life e.g. home, garden, work, can be changed for the better by using Permaculture. The talk will be given by the Permaculture Ambassador for the Hull area, Lausanne Tranter, who will lead the discussion afterwards.

Friends Meeting House, Bean St, Hull HU3 2PR, 7.30pm

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Hull flooding Kurdistan – Talk Thu 20 Sept

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Hull Showing of Film ‘Tomorrow’ on Mon 17 Sept

TRANSITION & PERMACULTURE HULL FILM SHOWING

The film ‘Tomorrow‘ is a documentary film which focuses on solutions to the environmental challenges we face and has had some excellent reviews. It has not yet been shown in Hull, and we have organised a screening on

Monday 17 Sept 2018 at 7.30 pm

Friends Meeting House, Bean St, Hull HU3 2PR

Regarded as an optimistic film, it identifies initiatives that have proven themselves valuable in ten different countries around the world. These concrete solutions to environmental and social challenges of the twenty-first century include examples from agriculture, energy, economy, education and governance.  Entry is FREE and the film will be followed by a discussion and refreshments

Trailer  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NUN0QxRB7e0

Info  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tomorrow_(2015_film)

Reviews  https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/tomorrow_2017/

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Hull Vegan Festival Sat 15 Sept 2018

The Hull Vegan Festival will take place on Sat 15 September from 10am to 4pm at the Mortimer Suite in Hull City Hall, Carr Lane, Hull HU1 3RQ

Delicious vegan food, entertainment, stalls, talks and a chance to network. This informative event open to all. You don’t need to be vegan to attend, but are welcome to come along and see the great variety of stalls and food to sample. There will also be educational and inspiring talks, information, and advice. Enjoy some live, acoustic, music and entertainment while enjoying some delicious food and drinks from the hot food caterers. All proceeds to animal rescue.

https://en-gb.facebook.com/events/hull-vegan-festival/182501642370551/

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WEA Courses Autumn 2018

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Pickering Orchard Harvest Dates

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Permaculture Weekend in Beverley 7-9 Sept 2018

There are still places on this residential weekend for young people interested in permaculture. Participants should be between 18 and 30 years old. The course is being held in the YHA at Beverley Friary, and starts with a meal in a local restaurant on the Friday evening and includes a visit to Frith Farm on the Sunday.

The weekend is grant funded, with a nominal suggested donation of £15. All training, accommodation and most meals will be included for the duration of the weekend. There will also be bursaries available to help towards travel costs.

For more information and to book a place see
https://www.permaculture.org.uk/noticeboard/event/general-event/changemakers-weekend

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