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This is what we're up to in June

June continues to be busy for the Crannog community. Here's a brief overview of where we are going and what we will be doing.

Whats on in JuneSaturday 2nd June:  Outreach 7 Lochs Drumpellier Park Glasgowdiscover all about the 2,500 plants excavated at Oakbank Crannog and their traditional use.  Prehistoric farming techniques and tasters of freshly made bannocks and butter. 

Saturday 9th June: Crieff Market - Visit our stall full of the wonderful and unusual items we sell in our gift shop.

Saturday 9th June:  Loch Tay Young Archaeologists' Club - Osteoarchaeology - use of bones and bodies plus reconstructing a skeleton!

Monday 11th June:  Bronze Axe Making workshop - focusing on the history and development of the axe throughout history with a hands-on demonstration of hafting bronze axes and iron axes and casting a bronze axe using historic techniques.  All participants will take an axe head home at the end of the workshop.  £30 per person - please call us on 01887 830583 to book.  

Sunday 17th June:  Father's Day Special - bring your Dad along to see how he would get on in the Iron Age!  Firemaking, archery and spear-throwing plus much more ... 

Thursday 21st June:  Midsummer Music Night - this very special night of music features Ruth Mackay and Mad Ferret plus bring your own acoustic instrument for an open-mic session and prehistoric instrument making workshop.  Booking essential - either call us or click here for online booking.

Saturday 23rd June:  Loch Tay Young Archaeologists' Club - Field trip to Errichel House to visit a site of unexplored archaeology.  

Sunday 24th June:  Outreach at Dundee Law Iron Age Hillfort - join the team as we travel to the Dundee Law to recreate the Iron Age Hillfort to highlight Iron Age tin-casting and cookery.  

 

 

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