Scottish Country Dance Class, Oldmeldrum

Our class resumes on Tuesday 5 September 2017 in the British Legion hall Oldmeldrum.

New members welcome. A very friendly class. If you wish to dance reels, jigs and strathspeys which are always walked through a few times this is the class for you. The class is ideal for all levels of ability including beginners.

The emphasis is on fun and enjoyment!

Tuesday 5 September 2017 7.30 pm to 9.30 pm

Come along and join in the FUN at the SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCE CLASS:

Come on your own or with a partner – All Welcome to join and its great exercise All dances are walked through every week, join in and learn how to dance the Duke of Perth, Hamilton House, Reel of the 51st, Posties Jig etc!

Very friendly class Cost £ 4.00 per night including soft drink at interval If you require further information please contact Liz & Gordon Bulloch on 01651 806120 or Paul McKnight, Teacher on 07841487773. 

Herbal Workshop – Nutrition of Wild Food – 12 August 2017


Herbal Workshop – Nutrition of Wild Food


Hosted by Pitmedden Garden

Saturday at 10:0016:00

Herbal Workshop this Saturday!

Book your tickets online or phone Pitmedden Garden 01651 or visit our shop, open daily 10am-5:30pm

Come along and learn the nutrition of wild and foraged foods. An interesting and fun day learning what nutrients are in foraged plants, led by Eleanor Brown and Natasha Lloyd BSc NIMH AOF. Eleanor has many years experience of foraging from the local area and creating interesting and tasty condiments from the plants she finds. Natasha is a Medical Herbalist and member of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists and a member of the Association of Foragers. She has many years experience of foraging and making medicine from the wild.

The day will be split into two sessions with a tasty herb lunch in between. The first session will be learning and watching some practical demonstrations. The second half will be a herb walk around Pitmedden’s excellent Herb Garden and the woods surrounding the Garden.

Saturday 12th August 10am-4pm
£45 a person inc. a herb-based lunch


The Ellon community cinema is on in the Victoria Hall, Ellon on 13 August. Cars 3 for the kids amongst us and the BlockBuster Dunkirk. Enjoy a different cinema experience and support the community hall in Ellon.