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Magic Oxygen Literary Prize Invites Entries

The Magic Oxygen Literary Prize 5 is open for entries! Writers and poets are invited to get your entries in to the Magic Oxygen Literary Prize. Not only do they have £3,000 total prize money up for grabs, but also, for every single entry, they will plant a tree in Boré, Kenya – a community on the front line of climate change. All the shortlisted entries will be published in their anthology each will receive a copy of the book. Tracy West, one of the organizers of this competition, has agreed to come along to the Living Tree this Friday, 30 November, to chat about the prize and the difference it...

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Other Events in November and December 2018

SUNDAY 4 NOVEMBER Living Tree Charity Auction at 7pm. Viewing from 5pm. Includes raffle & guess the name of the giant bear. At The Ropemakers Pub, West Street, Bridport DT6 3QP. WEDNESDAY 7 NOVEMBER JEWELLERY MAKING WORKSHOP with Wendy Lowis-Bates. It will take place at 4 Greenhayes, Old Lyme Road, Charmouth, Dorset DT6 6BJ 10.00 to 14.30. Free to Living Tree members. Groups of 4 to 8 people. Either contact Rita on Fridays at LT or book directly with Wendy...

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Friday Events November, December 2018

FRIDAY 2 NOVEMBER The Living Tree Weekly Meeting: 2pm Tripudio with Elizabeth. Jessica Hallt will talk about Millbrook Mi-guardian personal alarms which help people to remain safe and independent in their own home. It gives people a quick and easy way to get help in an emergency and offers their loved ones reassurance too. Drop in any time between 2pm and 4.30pm at Friends Meeting House, 95 South Street, Bridport DT6 3NZ. SUNDAY 4 NOVEMBER Living Tree Charity Auction at 7pm. Viewing from 5pm. Includes raffle & guess the name of the giant bear. At The Ropemakers Pub, West Street, Bridport DT6 3QP. FRIDAY 9 NOVEMBER The Living Tree Weekly Meeting: 2pm Tripudio with Sherry. Peter Grech will talk about Music and health/music and memories. Drop in any time between 2pm and 4.30pm at Friends Meeting House, 95 South Street, Bridport DT6 3NZ. FRIDAY 16 NOVEMBER The Living Tree Weekly Meeting: 1pm Rising Voices with Jane. 2pm Tripudio with Elizabeth. Eileen Dearden will be running a workshop for us to ‘make small boxes for Christmas presents’. Please bring along a ruler, pencil and scissors if you can but don’t worry there will be some to share. You will go away with a little treasure to keep or give to loved ones or a friend. Drop in any time between 2pm and 4.30pm at Friends Meeting House, 95 South Street,...

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Clive and Di Groves Trekking in Columbia to Raise Funds for the Living Tree

This November, Clive and Diana Groves from Bridport’s very own Groves Nurseries will be trekking in Columbia to the lost city of Teyuna. Groves are offering various veg from a table at the exit in the shop for a donation…. All proceeds to The Living Tree. The Living Tree is mainly funded by efforts like these. So thank you very much for thinking of...

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Second September 2018 Newsletter

18 SEPTEMBER 2018LIVING TREE NEWSHi everyone,Jo’s celebration will take place at 3pm on Monday 8 October at Bridport United Church. The family have asked Living Tree to make a contribution and so at Friday’s meeting we decided to invite LT members to write a short sentence which sums up their memory of Jo. If you would like to do this please email your sentence to: annsydney@yahoo.co.uk by Monday 1 October. The committee will then ask 4 LT members to read these at Jo’s celebration.A huge thank you to amazing young volunteers Taiya and Maci-Jay who raised over £100 for Living Tree at last week’s West Bay Car Boot Sale.Burton Bradstock Bridge Club raised £667 during the summer. The cheque was handed over last Tuesday. The public’s generosity never ceases to surprise us. We are very grateful.Living Tree Charity Auction – 4 November – please contact Amazing Ros (asap) if you have items which could be auctioned or items for the raffle or Christmas Hamper. Info below. Ros’s number is 01308 422650.LIVING TREE EVENTSWEDNESDAY 19 SEPTEMBERA Living Tree event. 10.30am – 2.30pm. WELLBEING. Free information and taster sessions in holistic and complementary therapies. Mary Tassell will be speaking about herbal poultices and fomentations. Drop-in anytime at Bridport Town Hall DT6 3HA. FRIDAY 21 SEPTEMBER The Living Tree Weekly Meeting: 2pm Tripudio. Sarah Acton, Jurassic Poet in residence. Drop in any time between 2pm and...

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