#LoveNature Festival 2022 - 28 May to 1 June

Events

The National Trust for Jersey hosts a variety of events and activities throughout the year that offer unique opportunities to enjoy our island in a special and memorable way.

Our varied programmes include countryside walks and tours, concerts, workshops, black butter making and festivals to suit every taste. These events provide exciting and inspiring opportunities to enjoy Jersey to its full potential. To learn more about specific events please choose an event from the slider menu below or select an event from the calendar.

Garlands and Gin

The Elms The Elms,, La Cheve Rue, St Mary, Jersey, JE

Join florist Claire Evans from 'Eden by Claire Flowers' and enjoy an afternoon of Christmas floristry.Learn the floristry techniques to make a beautiful Christmas garland, either for your mantelpiece, Christmas table or for use as a swag around the house and/or a wreath if you prefer. The afternoon will be very relaxed and will include […]

Christmas Tree Fairy

The Elms The Elms,, La Cheve Rue, St Mary, Jersey, JE

Come along to The Elms for an evening of Christmas fun with textile artist Christine WithamYou will create a beautiful fairy to sit atop your tree made out of wire, paper, fabric, ribbons and wool. All materials will be provided but please feel free to bring along cherished ribbons or other decorations that you may […]

Halloween Candle Making

The Elms The Elms,, La Cheve Rue, St Mary, Jersey, JE

Embrace the art of candle making with Kim Davidson. Price includes seasonal refreshments. Glass jars, wax and essential oils.Learn how to repurpose your old candles jars, how to create wax and fragrance and decorating just in time for in time for Halloween. Glass jars, wax and essential oils all provided and participants will leave with […]

Black Butter – Market Day at The Elms

The Elms The Elms,, La Cheve Rue, St Mary, Jersey, JE

Come along to The Elms and peruse food stalls selling homemade cider and sausages, wood fired pizza, tea and cakes and other delicacies.Sit back and enjoy live music in the courtyard and watch the freshly made Black Butter being jarred up before it goes on sale. Children can also enjoy pumpkin carving. For the second […]

Donation

Black Butter Making at The Elms

The Elms The Elms,, La Cheve Rue, St Mary, Jersey, JE

Volunteers are invited to The Elms to participate in the community apple peeling from 10.00am until late!The peeled and cored apples will be added to a large ‘bachin’ (copper basin) and cooked over a wood fire which will be lit in the early hours of Friday morning. The apple mixture will be stirred continuously all […]

Donation

Black Butter Making

The Elms The Elms,, La Cheve Rue, St Mary, Jersey, JE

Embrace the community spirit as you participate in the ancient art of making Black Butter – peeling apples from 2 to 5pm at The Elms.Enjoy a cup of tea, a piece of a cake or a Jersey Wonder and lots of conversation while you work!Free Parking is available at The ElmsKindly supported by Rathbones

Free

How Many Mills in St Peter’s Valley – Autumn Walking Week

The Elms The Elms,, La Cheve Rue, St Mary, Jersey, JE

Strolling through this beautiful valley we shall try and find the 9 mills which once played such an important role in JerseyHear stories and learn about the families that owned and worked these mills.Time: 10:15 a.m.Meeting/Parking: The ElmsThis is a linear route and the bus will be used to take us back up the valley,Duration: […]

Free

The Elms Wildflower and Folklore Walk – Autumn Walking Week

The Elms The Elms,, La Cheve Rue, St Mary, Jersey, JE

Join botanist Tina Hull, on a wildflower walk around the National Trust headquarters at the ElmsLearn about the folklore, science, myth and magic of all the wonderful wildflowers you will see on this short stroll. Plants that heal as well as plants that harm. Uneven and wet ground with some steep steps. Wellingtons or waterproof […]

Free

Spring Floristry Workshop

The Elms The Elms,, La Cheve Rue, St Mary, Jersey, JE

Come to the Pressoir at The Elms and learn how to make a beautiful flower display .Join local florist Claire Evans from Eden by Claire – Flowers by Design and learn how to make a beautiful flower display using locally grown peonies, ranunculi’s and other spring flowers. This workshop aims to be as environmentally friendly […]

Willow Garden Obelisk Workshop

The Elms The Elms,, La Cheve Rue, St Mary, Jersey, JE

Join Environmentalist and ‘Little Green Man’ Alcindo Pinto in the orchard at The Elms and learn how to make a garden obelisk .Come along to the headquarters of the National Trust for Jersey and learn how to make a garden obelisk out of natural materials such as hazel or willow. Enjoy a cup of tea […]

May Day at The Elms

The Elms The Elms,, La Cheve Rue, St Mary, Jersey, JE

Join the Helier Morris Men for dancing in the courtyard at The Elms and then enjoy a picnic underneath the blossom in the orchard.May Day is an ancient festival marking the first day of summer. Dancing singing, May Day baskets of flowers and cake usually form part of the festivities! Bring a picnic and a […]

The Elms Wildflower and Folklore Walk – Spring Walking Festival

The Elms The Elms,, La Cheve Rue, St Mary, Jersey, JE

Join botanist Tina Hull, on a wildflower walk around the National Trust headquarters at the ElmsLearn about the folklore, science, myth and magic of all the wonderful wildflowers you will see on this short stroll. Plants that heal as well as plants that harm. Uneven and wet ground with some steep steps. Wellingtons or waterproof […]

Free