What's happening in March?

2 March

A great introduction to asset mapping for anyone who'd like to discover and harness the hidden and potential resources, activities and interests you already have in your community.

Big Lunch Swansea launch

2 March

Pop along to find out about local events, tell us your ideas, and grab a free Welsh cake with team Wales.

2 March

Join us for a fun, creative and relaxing morning of experimentation as we explore creating asset maps using play dough, fuzzy felt, post it notes and everything else we can get our hands on! 

Network meet-up – Connecting online

5 and 6 March

All are welcome to join an informal online discussion talking about how we are able to connect and share with each other online, including the Facebook group and online workshops. 

We will be running this session twice, to make it easier for more people to join in.

7 March

There's little more enthralling than a good read! Do you have a favourite book? Share your best book moments with others and together open up a whole new literary world. Find out more on the World Book Day website.

13 March

The Commonwealth is a diverse community of 52 nations that work together to promote prosperity, democracy and peace.

Gather with friends and hold a Commonwealth Big Lunch!

13 March - Newry 

This social is to introduce you to other people invovled in these initiatives - to share what drives you, what keeps you motivated when the going gets tough, to hear the impact stories that have meant the most to you, and to connect together on a level beyond the everyday. 

14 March - Llandrindod Wells

Powys Association of Voluntary Organisations will be hosting their first Connect Wales event on Thursday 14 March in Llandrindod Wells. It looks like an exciting event and we can’t wait to find out more.

16 March

We're partnering with CAG Devon to bring together community groups and individuals from across the CAG and Eden Project Communities networks to share skills, knowledge and ideas and forge useful connections. 

16 March - Dundee

Come and share your experience with others, discuss new ideas, and come away with loads of practical and no/low cost ways to try them out!

Walk with us on St Patrick's Day

17 March - Downpatrick

Walk with us St Patricks day Downpatrick. We hope some of you might like to volunteer to dress up and walk with us on The Big Lunch float in Downpatrick - all ages are welcome and all travel costs will be covered. Contact Grainne here. gmccloskey@edenproject.com

18 and 20 March

How to share ownership with a whole community. We will be running this session twice, to make it easier for more people to join in. Email Peter at p.lefort@edenproject.com for info on how to join in.

20 March

Celebrated across the world, the International Day of Happiness is co-ordinated by Action for Happiness. There are many ways to increase your own happiness and the happiness of others around you, so let's all work towards a happier future - it feels so good!

20 March - Ballymena  

On this International Day of Happiness, you are invited to this social get together for people in the North East quarter of Northern Ireland who are active in their community or who want to become more involved.

21 March, Alloa

Come to our free, informal workshop and find out how easy it is to do this one bite at a time by joining in The Big Lunch when it brings the country to a standstill on the 1 and 2 June this year.

23 March, Swansea

Come along to a beach clean with a difference. Find out more about the beach clean event.

23 March

28 March

Come and enjoy cake and fun at an informal gathering to find out more about bringing your neighbours together over a Big Lunch this year.