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Friends of Westonbirt

The friends of Westonbirt Arboretum

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What's on

Chair Making Courses
Learn chair-making skills and build your own chair in a 6 day course
Coppice Open Days
Join our coppice team on the last Sunday of each month to learn more about how we take care of the woodland through coppicing.
Firewood Sales
An opportunity to buy firewood produced as part of Westonbirt's routine tree management.
Hot Air Balloon Flights
Enjoy a Hot Air Balloon Flights over Westonbirt Arboretum and the surrounding countryside
Life Up High: Family Event
Discover some of the hidden life in the canopy at the Westonbirt Family Event 'Life Up High'
Secrets of Silk Wood guided walk
Take in the sights of Silk Wood.
The ARB Show 2017
On 12-13 May 2017 the ARB Show will take place within the stunning grounds of Westonbirt Arboretum
Watercolour Inspirations: Exhibition
Wiltshire artist Carole Ingram's passion is watercolour and she'll be showcasing her unique work in the Great Oak Hall at Westonbirt Arboretum.
Welcoming Summer: Exhibition
The nine artists of the 'Work in Glass' collective have been exhibiting together for 7 years and are excited to be back at Westonbirt with their amazing glass artwork that will catch the light and the eye!
Wild Flower Guided Walks
Discover the beautiful flora and wild flower plants at Westonbirt
Wonders of Westonbirt Guided Walk
Discover the seasonal highlight of Westonbirt's Old Arboretum in this two hour guided walk

When is it on

Last updated: 11th January 2017

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