Winter Lights, 2

More Winter Lights! Sunday 9th December 1 – 4 pm Manifold Primary School Warslow, SK17 0JP As the nights grow longer and the festive season approaches, join us in the beautiful Upper Dove Valley for an afternoon of making…there will be paper for drawing and patterns for cutting – festoon your house, or maybe yourself,Continue reading “Winter Lights, 2”

Winter Lights!

  Winter Lights Dove Valley Centre Friday 7th December 1 – 4pm As the nights grow longer and the festive season approaches, join us in the beautiful Upper Dove Valley for an afternoon of making…there will be paper for drawing and patterns for cutting – festoon your house, or maybe yourself, with your own ChristmasContinue reading “Winter Lights!”

Rock guitar and apples….

Apple Day Dove Valley Centre, 14th October 2018 Small feet flapping on a tablecloth, small hands wave with fruity good cheer, an angel flutters wings and a strawberry fish and an Appllyfish* swam together through the waters of the Dove….   This was a Creeping Toad event for Stone and Water, I do hope no-oneContinue reading “Rock guitar and apples….”

Leaf-wolves and danger-rabbits

Leaf-wolves and Danger-rabbits Corbar Woods, Buxton Corbar Woods are one of the oldest woodlands in Buxton. For Victorian visitors there were walks and elegant arbours, curving bridges and beautiful vistas. All that is gone, but the older heart of the wood remains with some wonderful trees, bluebells in spring and a whole community of theContinue reading “Leaf-wolves and danger-rabbits”

Errwood Autumn event

Errwood Autumn Sunday 23rd September Errwood Car Park Goyt Valley 1 – 4pm     Summer birds are leaving Summer lives sinking into winter stillness, But rosehips are shining, Delicate toadstools sprout in the leaf litter, Conkers drop on unguarded heads And squirrels are busy burying nuts While jays dig them up again and hideContinue reading “Errwood Autumn event”

The Wonderwoods of Buxton

Deep in the Wonderwoods What will we find? What will we see? Who lives in the wonderwoods? Saturday 15th September 2018 Corbar Woods, Buxton 1 – 4 pm Join us for an afternoon of making, laughing and inventing adventures in Corbar Woods, one of Buxton’s oldest woods. There, under the spreading branches of the beechContinue reading “The Wonderwoods of Buxton”

Field, flowers, fruit and picnics

Fields, flowers and fruit A day of art and picnics Dove Valley Centre, Staffordshire Tuesday 4th September   Join the Stone and Water team at the Dove Valley Centre for a relaxed session making the most of late summer sunshine (we hope!) At this beautiful setting in the Upper Dove Valley, there will be timeContinue reading “Field, flowers, fruit and picnics”

small creatures event

Wild Beasts and Fabulous Flowers 21st August, 10 – 15.00 In the grounds of St Bartholomews School, Longnor, SK17 0NZ   What wildlife lives in the fields and gardens of Longnor? With wildlife walks and a bit of rummaging, we’ll bug-hunt and butterfly count and hope for beautiful bumblebees From bees, flowers, butterflies and wildlife:Continue reading “small creatures event”

Summer adventures

Over the summer months, Stone and Water are hoping to arrange exciting events in different places as part of several projects   We cannot release definite dates and times yet as we are still waiting for funding to confirm but as the summer unfolds around us and flowers open and butterflies flutter, we wanted ourContinue reading “Summer adventures”