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Wednesday
Jun282017

Summer of Fun - Kids events every Tuesday and Thursday of the holidays - book early

Wednesday
Jun282017

Task this Sunday is Stockbridge at 10.30 - as we continue with the railings

 

We are going to continue to the Dean Valley Restoration project started towards the end of last year, and really pushed forward by Skyscanner a fortnight ago. The plan is to remove weed trees from riverside walls, restore the old railings, dig out the brambles and ivy from beyond St Bernards well. We will also get into the river and remove the Himalayan Balsam. So if you can make it details are below and do let us know. admin@waterofleith.org.uk
Sunday 2nd July Stockbridge Task. 10.30am to 1.00pm meeting at Saunders Street, St Bernards Bridge end.

 

 

Wednesday
Jun282017

Wonderful Video of the Water of Leith via the BBC and Dominic Simmons

CLICK on me for the link if you cant see the embeded video below

Wednesday
Jun282017

A view from the other side - pictures of the river from Dean Gardens

One of our volunteers recently visited Dean Gardens and was able to take these lovely pictures of the river from the other bank. Its great to have a new prespective.

Monday
Jun192017

Art Workshop Weekend with Helen Jackson is back 29th and 30th July

GOING WITH THE FLOW - Art Workshop with Helen Jackson
Sat 29th & Sun 30th July 2017
10am-4pm
The Water of Leith Visitor Centre
£80pp (£70 WOL members)
A creative weekend art workshop offering an opportunity to explore and draw along the Waters of Leith with art tutor Helen Jackson. Over the weekend students will be sketching along the riverside before returning to the studio to develop their sketches into a personal response to the natural environment in a painting in any water based medium or mixed media piece.
Booking essential - Tel: 0131 455 7367 or email admin@waterofleith.org.uk