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Green Living on a Budget

Check out our seven workshops below or contact Donna Ferri for further information: 01592 891884, donna@sci-scotland.org.uk

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Think of the Future

What was the world like 40 years ago, what might it be like in 40 years time?

  • Sylvia Troon, story teller & puppeteer takes us down memory lane.
  • See through the eyes of P4/P5w children from Burntisland Primary School as they present what they think the future will be like.
  • Refreshments available, supplied by Fife Diet (www.fifediet.co.uk)

Date: Friday 22nd May 2009 2pm-3pm
Venue: Burntisland Primary School

Green Babies

A morning course offering tried and tested practical suggestions for cheap & green baby-care:

Covering nappies, food, clothing, play & health, and anything else that comes up…

Date: Wednesday 17th June 2009 1pm-3pm
Venue: Trinity Church, Sinclair Drive, Cowdenbeath

Healthy Kids - Healthy Planet

Mum's & Dad's let's cook local & seasonal food!

  • See how to shop locally on a budget.
  • Enjoy a cook & taste session at Balwearie High School kitchens
  • Bring own packed lunch, please

Date: Cancelled
Venue: Balwearie High School, Kirkcaldy.

Rethink, Repair, Recycle, Refuse, Reduce

Mum's, Dad's - come on - have an inspiring day out with your teenager.

  • Practical guide on how to reduce your families bin culture
  • Includes a trip to the landfill site
  • A film about plastic bags
  • Hands on activity

Date: Saturday 28th November 2009
Venue: Hayfield Community Centre

Dig, Grow & Eat

Let's get digging! Join us for fun sessions outdoors!

  • Spend time on an allotment
  • Learn what to grown & what can be eaten
  • How much work is involved in running your own allotment

Date: to be advised
Venue: to be advised

Green Play For Children

Enjoy a fun morning exploring alternatives to television and mass toy consumption.

  • Free family fun!
  • Enjoy the outdoors
  • Find out about toy libraries, informal swapping
  • Share the challenges

Date: Thursday 24th Sept 2009 10am-2pm
Venue: Hayfield Community Centre, Kirkcaldy

Environmental DIY & Money Saving: Grants

A fresh look at how you can do practical alterations and installations to your home to reduce bills & conserve energy.

  • From insulation to more ambitious installations
  • Covers information on grants for home insulation, loft, hot water tank, draught proofing and micro renewables.

Date: Cancelled
Venue: Earthship Fife Visitors Centre & Community Yurt, Kinghorn Loch, Kinghorn, Fife.