This celebration takes place at Lammas time, a traditional festival with Celtic roots to mark the first harvest and the first loaf.
Free – all ages welcome
The day’s programme includes:
Bread stall from 10.30am – bring your homemade loaf to share
11am – Lammas ritual to start the festival in the old pagan way
All day from 11am – play dough for all ages!
All day from 11.30am – Milling flour with our stoneground mill – bring a container to take some home.
11.30am – Learning to bake bread for all ages – approx 3 hours with time in between. Limited numbers so book your place.
1.30pm – Story-telling workshop
3pm – short films, serious and amusing bread-related titles.
4.30pm – Bread stories and the Lammas toast. Hear and tell bread stories, share the Lammas loaf.
6pm – Harvest Feast – sharing bread, good food, beer, music and poetry.
Community Lammastide Picnic
Sunday 1st August 1-4.30pm
on Marsh Lane Fields
July 17th, 2010 → 10:00 am @ Marlene