Textiles project

Each year we run a wide range of popular events from family events, adult courses, talks and ehibitions

For the full events list for 2012 visit The National Trust Events web site.

2012 Highlights

Digital Photography Workshops – Sun 22nd April, Sun 27th May, Sun 24th June, Sat 4th August, Sun 9th September, Sun 7th October 2012, 10am-4pm

Bring your camera along to the Moorland Disocvery Centre and build your photographic and photo editing skills. £65

To book a place and for more information

Proddy Rug Course: Thursday evening from 28th June – 26th July 2012, 6:30-8:30pm

Join Helen Sadler a local artist and textiles tutor to learn this wonderful traditional craft. During the course you will learn the skills and techniques to use the local environment as the inspiration to start creating your own Proddy Rug. £50 for the course run at the Moorland Discovery Centre.

To book a place call: 01433 670368

From Rushes to Rafts: Thursday 9th August 2012, 1:30-3:30pm

This is a great family event starting at the Moorland Discovery Centre and heading on a short walk to the Burbage Brook to create mini rafts form natural materials and race them down the river. £3

To book a place call: 01433 670368


Other Events

Peak District Ranger Guided Walks Programme - A range of guided walks across the Peak District throught the year  

Active Peak - What's on

Kinder Trespass Event - 80th anniversary of the Kinder Trespass. The anniversary will be marked by many events. For more information  (external website, opens new window)


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