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BAVS Taste for Life Events Coming to Whitsome Ark

Two forthcoming events at Whitsome Ark for your diary – both organised by the Berwickshire Association for Voluntary Service as part of its A Taste For Life series, promoting positive mental wellbeing.

The first is just a couple of weeks away and spaces are limited, so book now to avoid disappointment!  Eventbrite links for booking are below.  For more information, email or call the BAVS office on 01361 888137.


A Taste for Creativity

A one day workshop to explore the joys of creativity.  Creating applique using the local landscape as inspiration.  Finding joy in working with textiles and picking up some new skills along the way.  A great opportunity to meet new people, share a cuppa and eat some cake.

Click here to book your place via Eventbrite


A TASTE FOR HYGGE – MONDAY SEPTEMBER 12th – 11am – 12.30pm

We combine teaching, with hands-on activities, and delicious refreshments, and create a wonderland of an environment to just pause and refresh. All ages are welcome, from teenagers to great grannies! Join us and help us to build happy memories, learn and share and have fun over cups of hot chocolate* and a slice of cake*… It would be so much better if you can come to!

(*other refreshments are always available! )

Click here to book your place via Eventbrite