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The Friends of Crarae Annual Carol Concert was held on the 15th December 2016 in the Visitor Centre.
The Dalriada Singers entertained a packed house with Carols, Choral music and Festive readings, poems and an ingenious Jingle Bells piano duet (one keyboard!).
The hot mince-pies and mulled fruit punch were a welcome relief from the blustery evening. In all the takings were in the region of £390 so thank you to everyone who attended, took part and gave of their precious time to make this event such a success.
The Friends of Crarae Committee met at the Crarae Garden Visitor Center for the AGM on the 22nd July. A few Friends had an interesting 'wander' around the garden beforehand. The team were joined by local 'Friends' and a glass of bubbles and a bowl of fabulous summer fruits were enjoyed by all present. Thanks to the Committee and the Friends who attended the meeting for their valuable ideas and contributions to the meeting.
The Friends of Crarae Committee met at the Crarae Garden Visitor Center for the 30th Anniversary AGM on the 23rd July. One of Crarae's Gardeners, Jason Copestick, led an interesting 'behind the scenes' walk before the meeting. The team were joined by local 'Friends' and a glass of bubbles and a bowl of fabulous summer fruits were enjoyed by all present. Thanks to the Committee and the Friends who attended the meeting for their valuable ideas and contributions to the meeting.
Thursday, 14th December 2017
Friends of Crarae Carol Concert
*NEW VENUE* FURNACE VILLAGE HALL
Doors open at 7pm
Tickets available on the door
Plant Sales at Crarae - interesting in-season gems to brighten your garden!
Friends of Crarae
The NTS Visitor Centre
Garden Open All Year
Between 09:30 and Sunset
Visitor Centre and Cafe - Seasonal Opening Times:
April - August: Daily 10:00 - 17:00
September - October: Thurs - Mon 10:00 - 17:00
Teas, coffees, cakes and sweet treats served until 16:30
Light Lunches Served
Homemade soup and sandwiches
National Trust member Free
Friends of Crarae member Free
One parent £11:50