Braes Village Hall and History and Heritage Week is now underway

Through until Saturday there will be everything from an exhibition to photography competition, open gardens and walks as well as craft workshops, pop-up cafe, and talks by local historians.

Opening times and events are as follows.


Monday to 5 p.m.
Tuesday 11 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Wednesday- Friday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Programme of Events

Mon 25th
2 p.m.
Official Opening of the Exhibition
7 p.m.
First viewing of entries for the photography competition

Tues 26th
Exhibition open 11 a.m.to 7 p.m.
11 a.m.
Group Walk - Meet at Braes Hall- walk above Gedintailor, Balmeanach and Peinachorrain
7.30 p.m.
Talk by Mr. I. G. Macdonald with a Crofting theme

Wed 27th
Exhibition open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
11.30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Open Gardens - tickets and map available at the Braes Hall
Plant stall at the Hall
6.30 - 8.30 p.m.
Family Tree workshop and display

Thu 28th
Exhibition open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Wilma’s Special Pop-up Café - funds to the Cystic Fibrosis Trust
11.30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Open Gardens - tickets and map available at the Braes Hall
2 - 4 p.m.
Dry-stone walling for beginners
6.30 - 8.30 p.m.
Craft Workshop for children- learning to draw coats of arms, make a postcard, family portraits and more...

Fri 29th
Exhibition open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
11 a.m.
Group walk - meeting at the Braes Hall- walk through Coille Iosal woods, past the waterfall and onto the ridge above.
Final day of plant stall at the Hall
6.30 p.m.
Music and Supper with possible viewing of old film B.Y.0.B.

Sat 30th
Exhibition open 11 a.m. to close
10.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.
Children’s Sporty morning
2 - 3 p.m.
Presentations and Closing remarks