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From July 2018 Edition | Boxmoor Direct

Boxmoor Trust

Gordon Beningfield Exhibition
14th – 16th September 2018
In September the Trust will be hosting a prestigious exhibition featuring the art of the late Gordon Beningfield.

A well-known local artist, Gordon’s love of the countryside and wildlife found expression in his wealth of paintings and drawings. 2018 is the twentieth anniversary of Gordon’s untimely death at the age of 61, and a series of exhibitions is being held in the local area in commemoration. The exhibition at The Box Moor Trust Centre will be free to attend – look out for further details in our summer issue.

Calendar Competition
Entries are invited for our annual photographic competition. The winning photos will feature in the Box Moor Trust 2019 calendar. Competitors may interpret the theme, “The Box Moor Trust: Colours of the Seasons”, in any way they choose. All photographs must have been on, or of, Box Moor Trust land. The closing date is 11th August 2018.

Prizes are £100 for first place, £75 for second and £50 for third, with £10 awarded to all other photographers whose images are selected for the calendar.

A few dates for your diary….

Moths, Bats and Glow worms on Friday 6th July at Gadespring, Old Fishery Lane, HH at 9pm. An evening talk and walk with bat detectors. Places limited – book via admin@boxmoortrust.org.uk
Suggested donation: £2.50 per adult

Herbal Medicine Walk with local herbalist Lucy Blunden. Saturday 21st June at the Old Barn. Join us for a 90 min amble as we taste, sniff and look at the glory of nature. Places limited – book via education@boxmoortrust.org.uk, £5 per person.

Powerful Plants. A family session at the Old Barn on Thursday 2nd August, 10.30am - 12.30pm. Plant trail, outdoor activities and crafts suitable for 2 years and over.
Suggested donation: £2.50 per child. Drop in.

Animals & Tracking - Family Session at the Old Barn on Thursday 9th August 10:30am - 12:30pm. Outdoor activities and crafts. Suitable for ages 7yrs and over. Drop in - suggested donation £2.50.
 

CONTACT DETAILS: 

The Box Moor Trust Centre, London Road, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 2RE
Registered Charity Number 206142

Tel: 01442 253300 | www.boxmoortrust.org.uk 


 

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