August Climate Events

Take a look at the climate related talks and events coming up this month.

If you have an event coming up that isn’t haven’t included please do get in touch.

1st August 2021

7:00pm – 8:00pm

Moths to a Flame – Milk Bottle Moth Making

Join artists from The Art and Energy Collective on Zoom to make a milk bottle moth for the Moths to a Flame installation at COP26.

2nd August 2021

9:30am – 5:00pm

Clayhidon Turbary Reserve

DBRC Vegetation Monitoring Training (in the field)

Devon Biodiversity Records Centre (DBRC) have produced an exciting programme of training to support Connecting the Culm’s biodiversity surveys and wildlife data collection & monitoring volunteers.

2nd – 26th August 2021

Multiple days.

Art and Eco-creativity – holiday activity programme for Devon teens

A 16-day arts-based holiday activity programme for 11-16 year olds which explores making, ecology, and connections between individuals, community and their wellbeing and environment via fun, project-based activities with outstanding regional, national, and international artists. Free for most young people.

7th August 2021

8:00am – 5:00pm

Dawlish Beach Clean – Dawlish Against Plastic

A socially distanced beach clean, pre-registration is required. Check the CAG Devon Facebook page for updates on the meeting place.

7th August 2021

10:00am – 1:00pm

Exmouth Methodist Church (Littlemead), Roundhouse Lane, Exmouth

Exmouth Repair Café opens!

The change of premises gives double the space so better for everyone with the café in the hall and the repairers in the church. This will be the new home of the Repair Café and will continue once a month on the first Saturday of the month.

8th August 2021

4:30pm – 6:00pm

Plymouth Climate Conversations

Plymouth Climate Conversations offer an opportunity to connect with others and explore our thoughts and feelings about the climate crisis. The conversation will be facilitated to provide a space to both listen and be heard – in the group, and in pairs with the use of break-out rooms.

until 14th August 2021

all day

Climate Conversations

Climate Conversations brings together local activists and project groups, with academics and artists specialising in these fields. Mike Perry’s Land/Sea Exhibition is being shown alongside these conversations at the THG Gallery in Honiton until the 14th August.

18th August 2021

7:00pm – 8:00pm

Moths to a Flame – Milk Bottle Moth Making

Join artists from The Art and Energy Collective on Zoom to make a milk bottle moth for the Moths to a Flame installation at COP26.

21st August

8:30pm – 11:00pm

Poole Farm, Leigham, PL6 8NF

Moth Survey

Join Green Minds Plymouth and the Devon Biodiversity Records Centre as part of the Take Action For Wildlife series of citizen science training events for a chance to get up close and explore the amazing world of moths!

Every Saturday

10:00am – 12:00pm

Ashburton Repair Café

Book your slot at the Ashburton Repair Café, drop off your item, they will quarantine it, repair it and call you when the item is ready to collect.

Every Thursday

11:00am

Co Cars Coffee Clubs

Join Co Cars every Thursday morning on Facebook Live as they chat to the wider team and special guests and share stories of shared, electric cars and e-bikes.

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