Events

Upcoming Events

 

 

Craft 2 Craft monthly workshop, Log cabin squares, Thurs 21 February 2019, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshop, SO40 7GY

Join the friendly Craft 2 Craft group for their monthly workshop held at Tools for Self Reliance workshops, Netley Marsh, SO40 7GY, on Thursday 21 February

Learn how to make a colourful knitted log cabin square – the beginning of a bright and cosy blanket. 2-4pm at Tools for Self Reliance Workshops Only £10 per person and includes all materials, tuition, a cuppa and homemade cake.

Booking is essential, please call us on 02380 869697 or email info@tfsr.org to secure your place.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Haberdashery Sale, Saturday 16 March 2019 10-12, At Our Netley Marsh Workshops

Our next haberdashery Sale will be held on Saturday 16 March 2019, held at our Netley Marsh workshops, on Ringwood Road, SO40 7GY, 10am – 12noon.

We will be selling fabric, sewing machined and haberdashery items that are unsuitable to be sent to our vocational training projects in Africa.

All funds raised will help to support their work delivering vocational training projects and tools in the five African countries they work in.

Free entry and free parking

We look forward to seeing you there!

Craft 2 Craft monthly workshop, Fabric tulips, Thurs 21 March 2019, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshop, SO40 7GY

Join the friendly Craft 2 Craft group for their monthly workshop held at Tools for Self Reliance workshops, Netley Marsh, SO40 7GY, on Thursday 21 March.

Come along and learn how to make pretty fabric tulips – lovely to decorate your home and gift at Easter time. 2-4pm at Tools for Self Reliance Workshops Only £10 per person and includes all materials, tuition, a cuppa and homemade cake.

Booking is essential, please call us on 02380 869697 or email info@tfsr.org to secure your place. We look forward to seeing you there!

Tool Sale, Saturday 23 March 2019 10-12, at our Netley Marsh Workshops

Our next Tool Sale will be held on Saturday 23 March 2019, held at our Netley Marsh workshops, on Ringwood Road, SO40 7GY, 10am – 12noon.

All funds raised will help to support their work delivering vocational training projects and tools in the five African countries they work in.

Free entry and free parking, they look forward to seeing you there!

Craft 2 Craft monthly workshop, Easter Egg decoration, Thurs 18 April 2019, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshop, SO40 7GY

Join the friendly Craft 2 Craft group for their monthly workshop held at Tools for Self Reliance workshops, Netley Marsh, SO40 7GY, on Thursday 18 April.

Come along and make a colourful Easter decoration to rival Faberge! 2-4pm at Tools for Self Reliance Workshops Only £10 per person and includes all materials, tuition, a cuppa and homemade cake.

Booking is essential, please call us on 02380 869697 or email info@tfsr.org to secure your place. We look forward to seeing you there!

Craft 2 Craft Tote Bag workshop part 1 of 3, Thursday 16 May, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshops

Join the friendly Craft 2 Craft group for their monthly workshop held at Tools for Self Reliance workshops on Thursday 16 May

May and June workshops are hosting a three part special to make a tote bag using various patchwork and quilting techniques.

Thursday 16 May is the first of three workshop dates, 2-4pm at Tools for Self Reliance Workshops, Netley Marsh, SO40 7GY.

Normally £10 for each workshop, the cost of all three is only £25 if you pay for them all at time of booking.

Includes tuition, a cuppa and homemade cake. Please bring the fabric with you that you’d like to use.

Booking is essential, please call us on 02380 869697 or email info@tfsr.org to secure your place. We look forward to seeing you there!

Spring Quiz Night, Monday 3 June, 7pm at Colbury Memorial Hall, Totton

Don’t miss our popular fundraising quiz night on Monday 3 June, at Colbury Memorial Hall, Main Road, Totton, SO40 7EL.

Bring your team of up to six people and have fun as Quiz master Sarah delivers another fun quiz evening. Booking is essential, please email Julia@tfsr.org or call 02380 869697 to reserve your teams table (our Christmas quiz was a sold out event!)

Tickets are only £10 and include a delicious supper. Doors at 19:00 for 19:30 start. Bar, raffle and prizes on the night. We look forward to seeing you there.

Craft 2 Craft Tote Bag workshop part 2 of 3, Thursday 6 June, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshops

Join the friendly Craft 2 Craft group for their monthly workshop held at Tools for Self Reliance workshops on Thursday 6 June

May and June workshops are hosting a three part special to make a tote bag using various patchwork and quilting techniques.

Thursday 6 June is the second of three workshop dates, 2-4pm at Tools for Self Reliance Workshops, Netley Marsh, SO40 7GY.

Normally £10 for each workshop, the cost of all three is only £25 if you pay for them all at time of booking.

Includes tuition, a cuppa and homemade cake. Please bring the fabric with you that you’d like to use.

Booking is essential, please call us on 02380 869697 or email info@tfsr.org to secure your place. We look forward to seeing you there!

Craft 2 Craft Tote Bag workshop part 3 of 3, Thursday 20 June, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshops

Join the friendly Craft 2 Craft group for their monthly workshop held at Tools for Self Reliance workshops on Thursday 20 June

May and June workshops are hosting a three part special to make a tote bag using various patchwork and quilting techniques.

Thursday 20 June is the first of three workshop dates, 2-4pm at Tools for Self Reliance Workshops, Netley Marsh, SO40 7GY.

Normally £10 for each workshop, the cost of all three is only £25 if you pay for them all at time of booking.

Includes tuition, a cuppa and homemade cake. Please bring the fabric with you that you’d like to use.

Booking is essential, please call us on 02380 869697 or email info@tfsr.org to secure your place. We look forward to seeing you there!

New Forest Folk Festival, 3-7 July 2019, Powells Farm

We will be back at the New Forest Folk Festival again this summer!

Come and say hello to our friendly team who will be selling interesting tools, fabric and haberdashery items.

Tea for Tools Week, 8-14 July 2019, everywhere!

Tea for Tools week is back! 8-14th July 2019 will be the fundraising tea party weeks fourth year and WE NEED YOU to get together, bake and donate this July to support more people to access opportunities to transform their lives.

More information coming soon. If you would like to register for your Tea for Tools fundraising pack please email Julia@tfsr.org

Tool Sale & Tea for Tools open afternoon, Wednesday 10 July, Netley Marsh Workshops

Don’t miss our summer tool sale and Tea for Tools tea party afternoon.

The perfect afternoon of browsing our many tools which will be on sale whilst enjoying homemade cake and a cuppa in our beautiful garden!

Free entry and parking 

More details coming soon.

Craft 2 Craft monthly workshop, Button people, Thurs 18 July 2019, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshop, SO40 7GY

Join the friendly Craft 2 Craft group for their monthly workshop held at Tools for Self Reliance workshops, Netley Marsh, SO40 7GY, on Thursday 18 July.

Make a button person using beads and florists wire! 2-4pm at Tools for Self Reliance Workshops Only £10 per person and includes all materials, tuition, a cuppa and homemade cake.

Booking is essential, please call us on 02380 869697 or email info@tfsr.org to secure your place. We look forward to seeing you there!

The Oak Fair, 24 & 25 August, 10-5, Stock Gaylard Estate

We will be selling tools, garden tools and interesting tool related items at this years Oak Fair at the Stock Gaylard estate.

Come by and say hello to us this August Bank Holiday!

New Forest Show, 30, 31 July & 1 August, The Showground

We are excited to be back at the New Forest & Hampshire County Show again this summer.

Do come by and say hello to us in the Blacksmiths tent, selling a large variety or tools, garden tools and larger tool related items.

Romsey Show, Saturday 14 September, Broadlands Park

We will be back at Romsey Show again this year selling tools, including garden tools.

Come by and see us!

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