Diary

 

The  most comprehensive calendar of local events

in Ullapool & District 

MARCH 2019

15    Curry Night 6.30pm at the Ullapool Church of Scotland Hall

16    Rowing the Minch for MS. C2 rowing marathon 

16   Tasters day at The Macphail Centre

16    Efe Paul Azino (Nigerian poet) Ceilidh Place, a free unticketed event

17    Sunday Sessions at the Arch

18    Legion Scotland Lochbroom meeting 8pm Arch Inn

18-29   Seed Swap Ullapool Library

19   Museum Soup and Sandwich Lunch , Church of Scotland Hall

21   The Secret Life of the Sea Trout Assynt Field Club

21   Ranger Event. 2-3pm Wee Walk to Nature: Shapes and Patterns in Nature; Ullapool

21   Ruaraidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

22   Lochbroom Field Club: Eagles Talk at the Macphail Centre

22    British Legion Quiz, Royal Hotel 8pm

23   Launch of the Amber Seeker by Mandy Haggith, Lochinver

23   Highland  Community Broadband AGM Ullapool Village Hall Committee Room

23   Lets Go Electric! E-car &e-bike test drive day at Macphail

23   Rhue Lighthouse family workshop in Ullapool Museum 1.30-3.30pm

23  Ross Martin & Calum Alex Macmillan. Ceilidh Place venue

23   Tweed Ceilidh Band. The Arch Inn from 9.30pm

24   Ullapool Film Club film show at the Ullapool ferry terminal

24   Sunday Sessions at the Arch

26   Open Book drop-in group at the Community Workshop

27    Ullapool Wildlife Watch Earth Hour - Games and Aciivities. Meet at Ullapool Library

28   Ruaraidh Maclean attheArch Inn

30   Rag Rug Making Saturday 11am - 1pm  Ullapool Church of Scotland Hall

30   Mothers Day Sale : Ullapool Friends of Guiding on the Concourse of Ullapool High School

30   Simon Evans Genius:2.0. At the Ceilidh Place

30   Lochbroom Sailing Club AGM  Sailing Clubhouse 4pm.

31  Clocks go forward one hour at 1am

31  Sunday Sessions at the Arch

APRIL 2019

3   Paper Memories, school performance at The Macphail Centre

3    Ullapool Fairtrade Group meeting in Ullapool Village Hall Committee room 7.30pm

4   Black Isle Red Kite re-introduction programme Assynt Field Club

5   Ranger Event: 6.15-8.30am Dawn Riverside Walk, Lael

5-8  April Seed Swop wee extra at Elphin Tearooms

5   Ullapool Rotary Club Burns Supper, Morefield Motel 6.30 for 7pm

5   Salt House. Ceilidh place venue

6   Rowing the Minch for MS: 500 for 5k

6   Peat & Diesel at the Arch Inn from 9pm

7     Sunday Sessions at the Arch

8-12   Junior Feis at The Macphail Centre

10   Ranger Event 2-4pm In search of dinosaur's nest, Laide

11    LUGGS AGM 7pm Ceilidh Place Parlour

11   Ranger Event; 2-3pm Wee Walk to Nature: Trees from around the world. Lael.

13   NWH Writers, 11-1.30. Ceilidh Place Parlour Bar. All welcome

14    Festival of the Sea, Culag Park, Lochinver

14    Sunday Sessions at the Arch

16   Open Book drop-in at the Community Workshop.

18    Ranger Event. 10am-5pm Mountain Life: Golden Eagles on Ben Mhor Coigach.

18   Life down the Microscope Assynt Field Club at Stoer Hall

19   Craig Robertson at the Arch Inn

20   Mairearad & Anna. Ceilidh Place Venue

21    Sunday Sessions at the Arch

24   Talisk., Ceilidh Place venue

27   Unspotted Snow, musical comedy play at The Macphail Centre

27   Red Cross Fundraiser

28   Sunday Sessions at the Arch

29    Motion Sickness, Ivo Graham stand up show at the Ceilidh Place

MAY 2019

1   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

4-6   Adult Feis@ The Macphail Centre

4   Craig Robertson at the Arch Inn

7   Open Book drop-in at the Community Workshop

8    Ullapool Wildlife Watch: Flying! Meet at the Primary School

8   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

9   Sam McGee, folk music at The Macphail Centre

10-12   Ullapool Book Festival

15   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

16   Ranger Event. 2-3pm Wee Walk to Nature: Spring Foraging, Ullapool

16   Brexit means Brexit, contemporary dance at the Macphail Centre (provisional date)

17   Ranger Event: 11-3pm Mountain Life: Wester Ross Green Volunteers Stac Pollaidh, Coigach

17   Siobhan Miller. Ceilidh Place Venue

20   Legion Scotland Lochbroom meeting 8pm Arch Inn

22   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

24   Daimh. Ceilidh Place venue

28   Open Book drop-in at the Community Workshop

28   The Cheviot, The Stag & the Black Black Oil at The Macphail Centre

29   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

31   Mike Vass. Ceilidh Place Venue

JUNE 2019

4   Grainne Brady. Ceilidh Place Venue

5   Ullapool Wildlife Watch: Rock pooling & crabbing Meet Ullapool Library

5   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

5   Legends 2019, music, at The Macphail Centre

6    Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Butterflies, Ullapool

12   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

12   Budapest Cafe Orchestra. Ceilidh Place Venue

15  Ullapool and District Pipe Band: Highland Games

18   Rab Noakes. Ceilidh Place Venue

18    Open Book drop-in at the Community Workshop

19   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

20    Ranger Event 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Sunlight, Ullapool

21   Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita, music at The Macphail Centre

22   Summer Solstice BBQ, bonfire and ceilidh. Elphin Community Hall

23   Mahler Players at The Macphail Centre

26   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

27   Brogan Beaga Ceilidh  Ullapool Village Hall at 6.30pm

29   Coigach Gathering 2019

29    Craig Robertson at the Arch Inn

JULY 2019

2     Eriska. Ceilidh Place Venue

3    Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

3  Ullapool Wildlife Watch event to be confirmed

5     Moishe's Bagel. Ceilidh Place Venue

9     Rachel Hair & Ron Jappy. Ceilidh Place Venue

10   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

11   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Cloud Watching, Ullapool

11    Snuffbox. Ceilidh Place Venue

13.   Rotary Pier Day

15    Legion Scotland Lochbroom meeting 8pm Arch Inn

17   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

17    Assynt. Ceilidh Place Venue

18    Ranger Event. 4-5.30pm Food for Free Foraging Walk, River Blackwater, Garve.

19    Craig Robertson at the Arch Inn

20    Rowing the Minch for MS, Soup and Pudding Lunch, Ullapool Village Hall

23    McKerron, Brechin, O h'Eadhra. Ceilidh Place Venue

24    Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

24   Ranger Event. 2-4pm Schools Out! Young Naturalist, Laide

25   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Tree Leaves, Ullapool

25   Alister McCulloch Trio. Ceilidh Place Venue

26   Museum Vintage Machinery Day

30    Hannah Rarity Ceilidh Place Venue

30    Ranger Event. 10am-5pm Mountain Life Coul Mor, Coigach

31   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

AUGUST 2019

7    Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

7  Routes Quartet, Ceilidh Place Venue

8    Ranger Event. 11.30-1pm Schools Out! Meet a tree, Lael Forest Garden.

8    Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: A wander at Lael.

9    Ewan Macintyre Band, music at The Macphail Centre

10   Rowing the Minch for MS

11    Lapwyng. Ceilidh Place Cafe/Bar

13    Westward the Light. Ceilidh Place Venue

14   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

16    Craig Robertson at the Arch Inn

17    Ryan Young & Jenn Butterworth Ceilidh Place Venue

18   Ullapool Flower, Craft & Produce Show 2019, Ullapool Village Hall

21   Ullapool Wildlife Watch: Fish! 2019 Year of the Salmon

21   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

22   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Maths in Nature, Ullapool

22    Baile. Ceilidh Place Venue

24    Ullapool Angling Competition & Marine Weekend

28   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

29    Doghouse Roses Ceilidh Place Venue

SEPTEMBER 2019

3    Tannara, Ceilidh Place Venue

4    Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

5    Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Looking for Fungi, Ullapool

10   Ranger Event. 6.15-8.30 am Seawatch and Sunrise, Mellon Udrigle, Laide

11    Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

12   Poet of the Impossible, magic at The Macphail Centre

18   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

18  Ullapool Wildlife Watch Fungi Walk Meet at Lael Forest Gardens car park

19   Ranger event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Collecting Tree Seeds, Ullapool

20   Ranger Event. 1-4pm Wester Ross Green Volunteers Badentarbet Beach Clean, Coigach

21    Ullapool Sprint Triathlon

21    Josie Duncan & Pablo Lafuente. Ceilidh Place Venue

25   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

27/28 Loopallu

OCTOBER 2019

1   Ranger Event. 12-2pm, Foraging Walk, Isle Martin, Ullapool

4,5,6   Ullapool Guitar Festival 2019

7   Legion Scotland Lochbroom meeting 8pm Arch Inn

10   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk with Nature: Colour Changes in Nature, Ullapool

15    Ranger Event. 11am-1pm The Salmon's Journey, Rogie Falls, Garve

16   Ranger Event 10am-4.30pm Over the Hill, Dundonnell-Clachan on the Coffin Route, Lochbroom.

19   Ranger Event. 10am-12 noon. Wester Ross Green Volunteers: Ullapool Hill Path Day

21- 25    Senior Feis at the Macphail Centre

24   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: How does wildlife cope with winter, Ullapool

30   Ullapool Wildlife Watch Survival !: Games and activities

NOVEMBER 2019

5. Museum soup and sandwich lunch

6    Ranger Event. 11am-3pm Around Loch Kernsary, Poolewe

10    Remembrance Sunday

12    Ranger Event. 4.30-7.30pm Full Moon Walk, Ullapool Hill

14    Ranger Event 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature:Feed the Birds, Ullapool

16    Ranger Event 10am-12 Wester Ross Green Volunteers: Riverside Paths, Ullapool

18    Legion Scotland Lochbroom Meeting 8pm Arch Inn

19  Museum soup and sandwich lunch

26   Ranger Event 11am -2pm Tree Walk at Bad an Sgalag, near Gairloch

27  Ullapool Wildlife Watch Trees! National Tree week

28    Ranger Event 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: National Tree Week, Ullapool

DECEMBER 2019

3. Museum soup and sandwich lunch

10    Ranger Event. Mountain Life: Inspired by Mountains Gairloch (time tbc)

11    Ranger Event. Mountain Life: Inspired by Mountains Achiltibuie (time tbc)

12    Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Festive Plants and Animals, Ullapool

13    Ranger Event. Mountain Life: Inspired by Mountains. Ullapool (time tbc)

17    Ranger Event. 11am-1pm Get away from it all! Gruniard Bay.

17  Museum soup and sandwich lunch

18   Santa Float tours Ullapool Village

18  Ullapool Wildlife Watch Christmas presents for nature Meet at Ullapool Library

JANUARY 2020

7    Museum soup and sandwich lunch

14   Ullapool Museum Big Sale

21   Museum soup and sandwich lunch

27   British Legion Lochbroom AGM