What's On Diary of Events-August and September

August

Tues 31

Arts and Crafts Market 10.30am to 16.30pm
Bruichladdich Village Hall

September

‘Takeaway’ pottery painting fun from Persabus Pottery, every Mon to Fri from 12noon until 4pm and Saturday 12 noon to 3pm. Enjoy creative adventures with one of our ‘takeaway kits’, capturing holiday memories onto ceramics. www.persabuspottery.com

 (NB Monday 6th Sept to Thursday 9th pottery closed)

Made in Islay and Jura Arts and Crafts Market Every Tuesday and Thursday 10.30 to 16.30
Bruichladdich Village Hall

Islay Natural History Trust Village wildlife walk: A’charaidean còire – A short easy walk round the villages of Portnahaven and Port Wemyss. Learn some basic Gaelic vocabulary while enjoying the local wildlife and great views. Meet at the Rhinns Hall, Portnahaven 2pm.

Please dress for the weather (sorry no dogs) Charge for walks £5 adults; £12 family; INHT members £2. All walks must be pre-booked, either call in the Islay Nature Centre, phone or message via email or Facebook. Telephone number is 01496 850288

Tues 7

Made in Islay and Jura Arts and Crafts Market. Every Tuesday and Thursday 10.30 to 16.30
Bruichladdich Village Hall

Thur 9

Made in Islay and Jura Arts and Crafts Market. Every Tuesday and Thursday 10.30 to 16.30
Bruichladdich Village Hall

Islay Natural History Trust Coastal Walk: Kintra Seabirds & Beachcombing Beach wander in search of seabirds and waders, whilst beachcombing for treasure. Meet at Kintra Campsite Carpark at 2pm. Please dress for the weather (sorry no dogs) Charge for walks £5 adults; £12 family; INHT members £2. All walks must be pre-booked, either call in the Islay Nature Centre, phone or message via email or Facebook. Telephone number is 01496 850288

Sun 12

Islay Natural History Trust Woodland and Waders walk. Bridgend Woods to Merse Two hour gentle walk through the woods exploring woodland plants & wildlife, then to the Merse in search of waders. Meet at Islay House Square Car Park at 2pm. Please dress for the weather (sorry no dogs) Charge for walks £5 adults; £12 family; INHT members £2. All walks must be pre-booked, either call in the Islay Nature Centre, phone or message via email or Facebook. Telephone number is 01496 850288

Tues 14

Made in Islay and Jura Arts and Crafts Market. Every Tuesday and Thursday 10.30 to 16.30
Bruichladdich Village Hall

Islay Natural History Trust. Geology Beach Pebble Event as part of the Scottish Geology Festival. Time and location to be announced. Please see the trust website or contact them for details Telephone number is 01496 850288

Thurs 16

Made in Islay and Jura Arts and Crafts Market. Every Tuesday and Thursday 10.30 to 16.30
Bruichladdich Village Hall

Islay Natural History Trust Walk: Claddach Seabirds, Nr. Portnahaven A walk along the coast and peatlands to Frenchman’s Rock in search of Seabirds. Meet at 2pm at the car park for Currie Sands. Please dress for the weather (sorry no dogs) Charge for walks £5 adults; £12 family; INHT members £2. All walks must be pre-booked, either call in the Islay Nature Centre, phone or message via email or Facebook. Telephone number is 01496 850288

Sun 19

Islay Natural History Trust Killinallan Wader Walk.  Two hour walk around Loch Gruinart coastline and Killinallan dunes for birds and other wildlife. Meet at 2pm  Killinallan gate – road end east side of Loch Gruinart. Please dress for the weather (sorry no dogs) Charge for walks £5 adults; £12 family; INHT members £2. All walks must be pre-booked, either call in the Islay Nature Centre, phone or message via email or Facebook. Telephone number is 01496 850288

Tues 21

Made in Islay and Jura Arts and Crafts Every Tuesday and Thursday 10.30 to 16.30

Bruichladdich Village Hall

Thurs 23

Made in Islay and Jura Arts and Crafts Market. Every Tuesday and Thursday 10.30 to 16.30
Bruichladdich Village Hall

Islay Natural History Trust Woodland and Waders walk. Bridgend Woods to Merse Two hour gentle walk through the woods exploring woodland plants & wildlife, then to the Merse in search of waders. Meet at Islay House Square Car Park at 2pm. Please dress for the weather (sorry no dogs) Charge for walks £5 adults; £12 family; INHT members £2. All walks must be pre-booked, either call in the Islay Nature Centre, phone or message via email or Facebook. Telephone number is 01496 850288

Sun 26

Islay Natural History Trust Coastal Walk: Ardnave Shoreline Wander: Join us as we look for Chough, waders and other wildlife along Ardnave’s shores. 2pm Meet at parking area by Ardnave Loch. Please dress for the weather (sorry no dogs) Charge for walks £5 adults; £12 family; INHT members £2. All walks must be pre-booked, either call in the Islay Nature Centre, phone or message via email or Facebook. Telephone number is 01496 850288

Tues 28

Made in Islay and Jura Arts and Crafts Market. Every Tuesday and Thursday 10.30 to 16.30
Bruichladdich Village Hall

Thur 30

Made in Islay and Jura Arts and Crafts Market. Every Tuesday and Thursday 10.30 to 16.30
Bruichladdich Village Hall

Islay Natural History Trust Woods and Loch walk; Loch Skerrols Stroll A stroll through the woods to Loch Skerrols, for ducks and other wildlife. Meet at 2pm at Islay House Square Car Park. Please dress for the weather (sorry no dogs) Charge for walks £5 adults; £12 family; INHT members £2. All walks must be pre-booked, either call in the Islay Nature Centre, phone or message via email or Facebook. Telephone number is 01496 850288