Great Big Green Week 2022 in Ashford, Kent
Great Big Green Week is a nationwide campaign that celebrates all things green and highlights issues that affect our environment. Communities around the UK are holding events to provide information and encourage action against climate change.
The main day will be Saturday 24th September, there will be a market in Ashford town centre with items to buy and eco information. Stalls will include Bare Bazaar, Repair Cafe, Activ Cycles, Infinity Energy Organisation, plus many more.
There will be free art and crafts for children hosted by the Made In Ashford team, where we will be making flags and pictures from recycled materials.
Here at Made In Ashford we will be holding a pre-loved sale for art and craft equipment and supplies. This will start on Saturday 24th September and run through until Sunday 2nd October. Come and have a rummage at The Craftship in Park Mall, Ashford where you can find some fantastic pre-loved bargains.
You can also book one of our two free eco inspired workshops for adults at The Craftship supported by Ashford Borough Council. These are;
Learn how to sew a draught excluder workshop
Basic hand sewing skills & repair workshop
Booking is essential.
There will be other competitions and activities on the day, including an opportunity to win an EV car for the weekend, storytelling with Jenny Bailey and a community colouring board.
For more information about the Great Big Green Week in Ashford, take a look at Ashford Borough Councils website here
It's going to be a fabulous day of information and fun and we can't wait to see you there!