Welcome to our events page - take a look below to see what we're up to and how you can get involved. At present most events are taking place online but this will change at some point ... and we're looking forward to a series of walks and talks when this is possible. You can read newsletters from this page, or sign up to receive them directly, and if you're curious about social media feeds, click the icons at the bottom of the page to visit Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
Guided Walk for National Tree Week: Grizedale Forest
Join us for a walk through the woodlands and sculptures in Grizedale Forest, with soup and a warm drink afterwards. It's free but booking essential: click here. Nov 25th, 10.30am - 2.30pm.
treefold:north drop-in day
Come and join us during the build of the third Cumbrian treefold; discover what it takes to build a dry-stone sculpture, find out about plans for the tree that will be planted here and check out the magnificent view. 12 noon - 2pm in Glencoyne Park.
We'll be at the Royal Geographical Society in London taking part in panels and indulging in lots of conversations, plans and dreams! Always an inspiring weekend.
The Charter for Trees, Woods & People: Launch
The new Charter for Trees, Woods and People is being launched at Lincoln Castle, where the original Forest Charter is kept. A day of celebrations and we'll be presenting some of our work.
Poetry reading, Brewery Arts Centre
Harriet will be presenting her work at this evening event alongside Katie Hale and Caroline Gilfillan as part of the Brewery Poets reading series.
Kirby Lecture ( Friends of the Lake District) Ambleside
We feel honoured to have been invited to present The Friends of the Lake District's annual Kirby Lecture. If you'd like to come and join us there's more information here.
The Long View: final day of exhibition at Grizedale Forest
If you've been meaning to go, this is your last chance. The Long View exhibition finishes at Grizedale on 10th October. It will be touring the UK in 2018.
Voices From the Land: Exhibition
An intimate enquiry into farming and Landscape in the Yorkshire Dales. After more than year of research, and working with a team of volunteers and students, Voices of the Land will share the views and practices of more than twenty farmers from across the Dales.
Acorn Poetry Seat: Penn Wood
The new Acorn Poetry seat in the Woodland Trust's Penn Wood will become active today, with audio recordings of Harriet's poems. If you're near, take a walk and have a listen.
New journal article in The Goose
It's good to share the thinking behind our work. This article in The Goose, Vol 16, entitled What Rises Above the White Noise, is the second in a series with this journal (the previous aritcle, inspired by the Yellow installation at the Wasdale Oak, was in Vol 15). It's lovely to be among such great company. If you're curious, you can download the pdf by following the links.
‘Art in Extraordinary Places’ for C-Art
Photography & Poetry Masterclass, Tarn Hows
As part of the Great Landscapes Week with Friends of the Lake District, we'll be leading a walk around Tarn Hows. Plenty of time to dawdle, take photos and write, with tips and guidance along the way.
treefold:east, open day
While treefold:east is taking shape please feel free to drop by - there's an official open day on 7th August. More about treefolds here.
treefold:centre in Grizedale Forest
A new sculpture for Grizedale Forest and a legacy for The Long View - we're delighted to have the first of three dry stone wall treefolds in place, inset with poetry, commanding a stunning view, and ready to house a new aspen tree. Find out more here and plan your visit if you're curious!