Trees for Harehope

15th Nov 2011

The Harehope Quarry Project has received a grant from Durham County Council for 80 trees. The trees will be planted during National Tree week - 26 November - 4 December 2011.

Next Events

Wild in the Woods
17th May 2014
10.00am – 12.30pm. Come and enjoy our woodland classroom and spend the morning discovering, playing, creating, and celebrating around a fire. Families £10.00
Children's Art Day
05th Jul 2014
10.30am – 2.30pm. Come and celebrate this national day at Harehope Quarry. Children can try out a range of visual arts and take their creations home. Under 8s must be accompanied by an adult. Children £5, families £10
Bushcraft Camp Sleepover
12th Jul 2014
Saturday 1.00pm - Sunday 10.00am, 12/13 July. Learn how to survive in the outdoors. Make a tarp shelter to sleep in, light a fire, collect wild food, cook supper and make woodland crafts. Cost includes ingredients for evening meal. Adults £25, children £15, families £60
The Tempest
13th Sep 2014
Sat/Sun, 13/14 & 20/21 September, 4.30-7.00pm. Drama in the Dale, Weardale’s Community Play Association, will be performing The Tempest. As part of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Open Stages Project, the group will transform Harehope Quarry into Prospero’s island for a promenade-style performance. (Supported by Jack Drum Arts)
Autumn Volunteer Day
04th Oct 2014
10.00am – 3.30pm. Join our regular volunteering event. Tasks will include the continued work on the eco-classroom and nature reserve management. Refreshments and a light lunch provided.