Apple Pressing at the Storehouse
Saturday 30th Sep
Sunday 1st Oct
Saturday 28th Oct
Sunday 29th Oct
11am until 2pm
Bring your apples and your bottles or jars and make some juice!
Apple Pressing FAQ
Q: When is the Apple Pressing happening?
A: We have 4 Pressing Days scheduled, Saturday 30/9, Sunday 1/10, Saturday 28/10, Sunday 29/10. The press will be available from 11 until 2 each of those days.
Q: Can I give you my apples to press?
A: Yes, we will press them and use the juice ourselves. Please give them to the shop supervisor to store until Pressing Day.
Q: Can you bottle it for me?
A: Unfortunately not. You will need to bring along clean bottles to collect the juice as it is pressed.
Q: Can I borrow the press?
A: Yes, it is available to hire from the PCDT Library of Things (https://things.penicuik.org.uk/)
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We are a community-owned cooperative, run mainly by volunteers. Our mission is to bring our community together, to promote sustainable living and encourage healthy eating for all.
We stock organic fresh produce, groceries, household products and toiletries that are local, environmentally friendly, or fair trade to help enable people to live a healthier and more sustainable life.
We have a refillery where you can refill your own containers with a variety of dry foods as well as detergents & toiletries
We provide a platform for local artisans to sell their handmade items; we have pottery, drawings, textiles, cards, candles, books and much more.
We serve a wide selection of teas, coffees, cakes, scones, soups, filled rolls and specials made daily in our cozy café.
This is your community, and we can help! A core part of our ethos is to ensure that everyone has access to healthy food. Some of the ways we fulfill that mission are:
We provide a free of charge Community meal in the store every Wednesday 12.30-2.00pm
We support Food Facts Friends with freshly made hot soup three days a week and collect food donations for them to distribute
We run a "pay-it-forward" scheme to support those who cannot afford a coffee and a meal
Everyone is welcome at the Storehouse
We provide a warm space powered by our wood burning stove
We provide a dedicated community space for a wide variety of peer groups to meet free of charge.
We provide training opportunities for those having difficulty accessing traditional education
We support vulnerable adults in gaining skills and opportunities to socialise
We are proud to work together with a variety of other community projects and charities.
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