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Dumfries Gathering: Opening the Dispersed Memorial Forest

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June 8 @ 11:00 am

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Join us for an afternoon of conversation, food and walking as we mark the launch of D&G’s Community Covid Memorial in Dumfries. Starting from the Crichton Memorial Church, the afternoon will include a gentle walk to NHS Mountainhall. Those who prefer can meet us on route – check details below and our project socials for more information.

Opening the Dispersed Memorial Forest in Dumfriesat The Crichton and NHS Mountainhall

Saturday 8th June
Tea & Cake, Performances, Guided Walk
Music by Scots Scriever Susi Briggs

Free Tea & Cake at 11am at The Crichton Memorial Church, DG1 4ZZ

You are welcome to join us for just a portion of the event (at the start or the end), as well as walking with us.

***MORE DETAILS and rough schedule BELOW***
11-11:30am We’ll be *STARTING at the Crichton Memorial Church* with free tea and Cake.
11:30-12:45pm Then we’ll go for a gentle walk through The Crichton, ending at NHS Mountainhall Three Roads End. Contributions along the way by creative writer Joanne Mackay, and others.
1pm-2pm We’ll end at NHS Mountainhall Three Roads End with music and poetry from Scots Skriever Susi Briggs!

START 11am: The Crichton Memorial Church Bankend Rd, Dumfries DG1 4ZZ
ARRIVE by 1pm behind Mountainhall Treatment Centre, Bankend Rd, Dumfries DG1 4AP

Finding us at Mountainhall: We’ll be ending at a part of the site known as Three Road Ends, accessible via a short path from the bottom of the large main car park. You can use What Three Words ///crisper.string.springing or Google pin for an exact location:

The Crichton, Bankend Road, Dumfries
Venue Details
Crichton Church, The Crichton, Bankend Road
Dumfries, DG1 4UQ
Events Details
Date :
08 June 2024
Time :
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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