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September 2019

Mini Repair Cafe at Shelford Free Church EcoFest

28th September 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm BST
Great Shelford Free Church, High Street, Great Shelford + Google Map

Great Shelford Free Church are holding an EcoFest THIS SATURDAY, 28 September, and as part of it we are running a mini Repair Cafe.  There are no pre-bookings, just turn up with your items in need of repair.  We can do most things, from bikes to mechanical or electrical items to jewellery - sorry, no fabric repairs or books this time.

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October 2019

Apple Day at Wandlebury

5th October 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST
Wandlebury Ring, Gog Magog Hills CB22 3AE + Google Map

2G3S Apple Day, Wandlebury, 1 – 4 pm Saturday 5 October 2019 We held a successful Apple Day with Cambridge Past, Present and Future and Orchards East at Wandlebury on Saturday 5 October. Activities included: Guided walks around the Wandlebury Orchard Fruit and nut identification Talk on the care of fruit trees Apple juicing Talk on cooking with apples – samples and recipes Talk on cider making Archery for adults (and soft archery for children) The Cambridgeshire Beekeepers' Association with…

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Planning meeting 15 October

15th October 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm BST
The Rose, 81 London Road
Stapleford, CB22 5DG United Kingdom
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Planning meeting at the Rose, Stapleford We are meeting at The Rose, Stapleford at 8 pm for a planning/social meeting.  All welcome.  We shall be in the lounge to the left of the main entrance.  Hope to see you there!

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2019 – 2020 Conversation Evenings: Climate

22nd October 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm BST
The Rose, 81 London Road
Stapleford, CB22 5DG United Kingdom
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Tuesday October 22 at 8 pm in The Rose, Stapleford This year's 2G3S Conversation Evenings will all be on the theme of the climate crisis. We start off by welcoming Pippa Heylings, Chair of  South Cambridgeshire District Council Climate and Environment Advisory Committee.   Last November, members of all parties at South Cambridgeshire District Council unanimously backed a motion put forward by Pippa proposing that “South Cambs shows responsible climate leadership by supporting the transition to zero carbon by 2050…

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November 2019

Barrington Repair Cafe

16th November 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm GMT
Barrington Village Hall

BARRINGTON VILLAGE HALL SATURDAY 16TH NOVEMBER 2PM - 5PM Tea, coffee and home-made cake while you wait! Free event – donations welcome To book yourself in, send us a brief description of the item and the problem via http://circularcambridge.org/events/barrington-repair-cafe-3/ You can turn up on the day but you may have to wait.

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What went right for 2G3S in 2019? What do we want from 2020?

25th November 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm GMT
The Three Horseshoes Stapleford, 2 Church Street Stapleford
Cambridge, CB22 5DS United Kingdom
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Come and join us at The Three Horseshoes, Stapleford, on 25 November for our next meeting.  This get-together is in effect our AGM: we shall review all the things we did in 2019:  putting on events (such as talks, nature walks, Repair Cafes, and the Apple Day),  sharing information, and participating in policy formation.  We shall go on to discuss what we shall be doing in 2020.  Are we on the right track?  Should we have more/fewer/different events?  Should we…

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December 2019

Winter 2019/20 Conversation Evenings: Climate Change

3rd December 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm GMT
The Three Horseshoes Stapleford, 2 Church Street Stapleford
Cambridge, CB22 5DS United Kingdom
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FOSSIL FUEL DIVESTMENT AND WHY IT MATTERS 8 pm on Tuesday 3 December at the Three Horseshoes, Stapleford By the end of the last Parliament, over 300 cross-party MPs were calling on their pension fund to divest from fossil fuels.  Is this enough?  How many other organisations are following suit?  Dr James Smith, Public Health Consultant, University of Cambridge, will lead our discussion on the importance of divestment and whether we are moving quickly enough to have a significant ameliorating…

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January 2020

Conversation Evening: Are natural disasters OUR FAULT?

January 20 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm GMT
The Three Horseshoes Stapleford, 2 Church Street Stapleford
Cambridge, CB22 5DS United Kingdom
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Are natural disasters OUR FAULT? Most deaths caused by so-called 'natural' disasters have human responsibility behind them.  Floods kill more people every year than all other natural disasters. Yet it is clear that climate change, primarily caused by burning fossil fuels, greatly exacerbates the power of storms and floods, generates long-term droughts, and causes heat waves that lead to tens of thousands of early deaths.  As always, it is the poor and disadvantaged who suffer most - particularly those in…

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February 2020

Planning Meeting

February 17 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm GMT
The Rose, 81 London Road
Stapleford, CB22 5DG United Kingdom
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We have a planning meeting on Monday 17 February, 8 pm, at The Rose.   (Note we are back at The Rose after our temporary sojourn at The Three Horseshoes - many thanks to the 3H for coming to our rescue while The Rose was closed!) All our welcome at these meetings, which are quite informal.  We shall be discussing upcoming events, such as our Repair Cafe on 29 February; the next Conversation Evenings; a talk about Africa; summer walks; and…

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Conversation Evening: Eco-friendly gardening in a time of climate change

February 24 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm GMT
Cox’s Close Community Centre, Cox's Close, Stapleford
Cambridge, CB22 5SP United Kingdom
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This winter our Conversation Evenings are on the theme of climate change. We are meeting at 8 pm on Monday 24 February at Cox's Close Community Centre, Stapleford.  Come along and share your thoughts about protecting soils and encouraging wildlife in your garden; and tips on plants to grow in a potentially hotter and drier climate.  A friendly discussion over a hot drink (did someone say something about cake?)

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