What's On: Talks and exhibitions

Exhibition: Experiment and Risk

  • 19/03/2019 to 23/04/2019

What does it means to be a young person experimenting and taking risks with creativity in our community? Curated by BTEC art students from Kennicott sixth form in Totnes. More Info >

First Friday

  • 22/03/2019 to 03/01/2020

A monthly informal gathering of artists and those interested in art-making or art of any kind. Bring some lunch to share. There is usually an artist talk starting at 14.00. All are welcome. Every month on the first Friday (except January and August). More Info >

Forest Bathing with Emma Capper

  • 24/03/2019 to 27/07/2019

Forest bathing is a gentle guided walk, enabling you to relax and quieten your busy mind so you can receive the medicine and wisdom of the natural environment. More Info >

Deer Park Guided Walks

  • Mon 1st Apr 2019

A 700-year-old story awaits you on our volunteer-led Deer Park tours – learn about the people who lived here, the magnificent landscape, the deer themselves and the abundant wildlife. More Info >

Citizen Science Investigations on the River Dart

  • Sat 13th Apr 2019

Love the Dart? Bring your wellies and learn how to monitor the health of this local landmark with the Westcountry River Trust by becoming a citizen scientist. Saturday morning, 9:45am-12:30pm Families and children welcome (ages 6 +) More Info >

dogs on leads

Woofers Wildlife Walk

  • Fri 3rd May 2019

As part of our #taketheleadie initiative Dartington dog walkers are invited to join three expert guides on a special canine wildlife walk where you’ll be treated to top tips on how to manage your dog around animals alongside expert insight into the estate’s wild plants and animals. (Maximum two dogs per person.) More Info >

Earth Talk: Elegant Simplicity with Satish Kumar

  • Tue 18th Jun 2019

The Art of Living Well. Elegant Simplicity provides a philosophy of life that weaves together simplicity of material life, thought and spirit. It distils Satish Kumar’s five decades of wisdom into a guide for pursuing a life that prioritises the ecological integrity of Earth, social equity and personal happiness. More Info >

Evolving the Forest

  • 19/06/2019 to 21/06/2019

An international conference celebrating how we live with woods and trees. A unique blending of art, practice, and science. More Info >

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