Events

Upcoming Events

 

 

DATES FOR 2020

Craft 2 Craft workshop - Decorative cord - Thurs 20 February, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh workshops, SO40 7GY

Come along to Craft 2 Craft’s first workshop of 2020!

Learn how to make a beautiful decorative cord or braid using one of many different techniques, including Japanese Kumihimo technique.

£10 per person, includes all material, tuition, tea and cake!

Thursday 20 February – 2-4pm, at Tools for Self Reliance workshops, Ringwood Road, Netley Marsh, SO40 7GY

Places are limited, booking is essential, please call 02380 869697 or email info@tfsr.org

Craft 2 Craft Workshop - Fabric Flowers - Thurs 19 March, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshops, SO40 7GY

Make a beautiful fabric flower for Easter or Mother’s Day. Using felt, fabric, wool, or all 3! Learn how to make a fabric flower to give to someone special or keep for yourself.

£10 per person, includes all material, tuition, tea and cake!

Thursday 19 March – 2-4pm, at Tools for Self Reliance workshops, Ringwood Road, Netley Marsh, SO40 7GY

Places are limited, booking is essential, please call 02380 869697 or email info@tfsr.org

Haberdashery Sale - Saturday 21 March - 10am - 12noon - Tools for Self Reliance

Don’t miss Tools for Self Reliance’s Spring Haberdashery Sale on Saturday 21 March, 10am-12, at Tools for Self Reliance, Netley Marsh, Ringwood Road, SO40 7GY

Grab a bargain and support our fundraising! We’ll be selling a large variety of haberdashery items, fabric, and sewing machines that aren’t suitable to send to our vocational training projects in Africa.

With FREE entry, parking and with prices starting at 50p, don’t miss this popular event to stock up on your craft supplies and haberdashery essentials.

Refreshments, home made cake and craft gifts will be for sale on the day too.

Tool Sale - Saturday 4 April - 10am - 12noon - Tools for Self Reliance

Don’t miss Tools for Self Reliance’s Spring tool sale at our Netley Marsh workshops, SO40 7GY

Saturday 4 April 2019
10am-12pm

We’ll be selling donated items that are unsuitable to be sent to our projects in Africa, to support our fundraising for our projects.

Stock up on many tools, garden tools, power tools and many tool related items that will be for sale.

Prices starting from 50p!

Free entry
Free parking

Craft 2 Craft Workshop - Make a Spring Rabbit - Thurs 16 April, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshops, SO40 7GY

Knit or sew yourself a rabbit for Easter!

£10 per person, includes all material, tuition, tea and cake!

Thursday 16 April – 2-4pm, at Tools for Self Reliance workshops, Ringwood Road, Netley Marsh, SO40 7GY

Places are limited, booking is essential, please call 02380 869697 or email info@tfsr.org

Bodger's Ball - 8-10 May - Eyarth House, North Wales

Tools for Self Reliance are delighted to be invited back to the Bodgers Ball, this year held at Eyarth House, Ruthin, North Wales LL15 2EG.

We will be selling all manner of hand tools, with special interest in wood working tools.

Look forward to seeing you there.

Milford on Sea Plant Fair - Saturday 16 May - 8-11am - Milford on Sea village green

Come and see us selling garden tools again at this year’s plant fair.

Craft 2 Craft Workshop - Beginner's crochet - Thurs 21 May, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshops, SO40 7GY

Learn how to crochet in this beginners class. Hooks and wool will be provided.

£10 per person, includes all material, tuition, tea and cake!

Thursday 21 May – 2-4pm, at Tools for Self Reliance workshops, Ringwood Road, Netley Marsh, SO40 7GY

Places are limited, booking is essential, please call 02380 869697 or email info@tfsr.org

Solent Gardeners Fayre - 31 May - 10am-4pm - University Sports Ground, SO50 5PE

Come and see our stand at Solent Gardeners Fayre – selling garden and hand tools.

10am – 4pm, at University Sports Ground, Wide Lane, Eastleigh SO50 5PE

Spring Quiz night date TBC

Come back soon to find out the confirmed date of the next big quiz night!

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Craft 2 Craft June Workshop - Thurs 18 June, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshops, SO40 7GY

Save the date for Craft 2 Craft’s June workshop!

Theme to be confirmed shortly.

Tea for Tools week 2020 -29 June - 5 July

Tea for Tools fundraising tea party week (29 June – 5 July 2020)  is our annual fundraiser where supporters like you host bake sales, coffee morning and garden parties to raise money and support empowering opportunities.

To register interest for your Tea for Tools fundraising pack please email info@tfsr.org.

More info coming soon!

Tea for Tools Sale and garden party - Tues 30 June - 1-4pm - Tools for Self Reliance garden, SO40 7GY

Enjoy browsing our summer tool and haberdashery sale before enjoying a cup of tea and homemade cake in our garden marquee to celebrate our Tea for Tools tea party week!

This year we are marking Tools for Self Reliance’s 40th anniversary with making cakes from the 80s!

Tea for Tools fundraising tea party week (29 June – 5 July 2020)  is our annual fundraiser where supporters like you host bake sales, coffee morning and garden parties to raise money and support empowering opportunities.

To register interest for your Tea for Tools fundraising pack please email info@tfsr.org.

More info coming soon!

New Forest Folk Festival - 1-5 July - Powells Farm

Come and see us at the New Forest Folk Festival this summer selling tools and haberdashery items!

 

Please refer to New Forest Folk Festival for ticket information.

Craft 2 Craft July Workshop - Thurs 16 July, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshops, SO40 7GY

Save the date for Craft 2 Craft’s July workshop!

Theme to be confirmed shortly.

New Forest & Hampshire County Show - 28 - 30 July - Showground

We are so pleased to be invited back to sell tools at the Blacksmiths tent at this years New Forest & Hampshire County Show.

Come and find us when you  visit!

Oak Fair - 29-30 August - Stock Gaylard

Come and see us at this years Oak Fair selling garden, electrical and hand tools.

Romsey Show - Sat 12 Sept - Broadlands Park

We will be back selling garden, electrical and hand tools at this year’s Romsey Show!

Craft 2 Craft September Workshop - Thurs 17 Sept, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshops, SO40 7GY

Save the date for Craft 2 Craft’s September workshop!

Theme to be confirmed shortly.

40th Anniversary Ball, Sat 10 Oct, 2020, Leonardo Royal Southampton Grand Harbour

SAVE THE DATE

Saturday 10 October 2020 at Leonardo Royal Southampton Grand Harbour

Visit the Tools for Self Reliance 40th Anniversary Ball page

Tickets on sale soon!

Call 02380 869697 or email info@tfsr.org to be added to our ticket mailing list

 

 

Craft 2 Craft October Workshop - Thurs 15 Oct, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshops, SO40 7GY

Save the date for Craft 2 Craft’s October workshop!

Theme to be confirmed shortly.

Craft 2 Craft November Workshop - Thurs 19 Nov, 2-4pm, Netley Marsh Workshops, SO40 7GY

Save the date for Craft 2 Craft’s November workshop!

Theme to be confirmed shortly.

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