Program of Events, March - May 2015
"The Swineherd" Story
"The Swineherd” story from Nicola Henshaw's work will be used to inspire walks on the land. Story telling will become part of several of our activities to inspire people. Watch out in our diary of activities. The Swineherd Story can be found at the bottom of the History Box page - enjoy!
Felted Farm Animals Workshop, 18 March
Woollen craft revived with the Augustians at Commnunity Centre
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We are inviting all residents to create a story for a tree. Keep an eye on our activities for more opportunities to send your message to the trees!
We started on 28 March with story telling and workshop at Smannell Rd Tree Orchard in collaboration with Andover Tree United.
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Augustian Geo Cache Treasure Hunt, Sat 11 April
An exciting High tech treasure hunt, using GPS a phone and “Geo Cache”
(mini boxes hidden in the landscape containing clues) will attempt to retrace the ancient pathways.
The Augustians and Crafty Chatters have created special objects to include in the boxes.
Bring your own small object(s) to exchange (small value) and be part of this Augustatic trail.
Find the traces of the past in the present and start a new story.
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What Art for My Park? Thurs 16 April
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Kids discussion and games; 15.00 to 16.30 at Community Centre
Family Discussion and games; 19.30 at Community Centre
FREE CAKES and Art raffle prize for attendees!
We will use walks to create links between different parts of the estate and beyond, mapping connections. Look for STRAVA, free phone app and get started!
Help us find the ideal place for artwork at Augusta Park.
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Augusta Pie April 30th
7.30pm, Augusta Community Centre
Food sharing evening; Create a recipe for your estate and share it with others.
Discuss Community and Identity with your neighbours.
Augusta on the Road 26th May
Visit Mottisfont Abbey and view the art created for the site - on personal invitation
History Talk at Iron Age museum - View Project >
Augustopia 12th of July
At the new community centre!
Final Art discussion as part of new Community Centre launch; imagine your future at Augusta, enjoying your park full of Art work!