HARPOLE VILLAGE SCARECROW FESTIVAL 2017

 

fundraising aims

 

 

projects

 

Scarecrows at the Harpole village scarecrow festival

Over the last few years the Scarecrow weekend has supported major projects within Harpole, while also donating funds to individual organisations within the community. Some of the larger projects are listed below:

 

Old School Hall - Kitchen Refurbishment

Harpole School - Outdoor Performing Arts Stage

Church - Church Yard Memorial Renovation

Bowls Club - Extension Project

 

The projects within Harpole that have been major beneficiaries are:-

 

Play Equipment for Harpole Playing Fields
Harpole Pre-School Charity - Expansion Project

Playing Fields - Replacement Tractor/Mower

 

Whilst the following organisations have benefitted:-


Girl Guides – Camping Equipment   
Boys Brigade – New Band Equipment
Harpole Primary School – Outdoor Games/Furniture
Old School Hall – Fire Alarm and Maintenance
All Saints Church – Repairs and Maintenance


In addition the proceeds from many of the stalls and refreshments over the weekend were donated to village charities and national charities.

 

festival organising committee:

 

Chair:  Louise Barrick 
Treasurer: Ricky Vallance
Secretary: Lorraine Boot
Parish Council Reps: Maxine Jones, Sarah Eason

 

The Organising Committee have representatives from the following village charities and organisations...

Harpole Playing Fields Association

Harpole Football Club

Old School Hall Committee

Friends of Harpole School

Harpole Rangers

Harpole Brownies

Harpole Boys Brigade

All Saints Church

Methodist Chapel

Harpole WI

Harpole Heritage Group

Gardners' Association

Harpole Allotments Association

 

 

 

 

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