The WaterOrgan

The WaterOrgan is a fantastical floating sound installation on a catamaran by artist Mark Zygadlo, that produces music by reading the river itself.

Following outings in Peebles and Kelso, Connecting Threads is bringing the WaterOrgan to Norham and Paxton House alongside a programme of activities.

Saturday 12th August | Norham 

11am – 4pm 

Location: On the banks of the Tweed, at the bottom of the Pedwell Way

See the WaterOrgan on the river, with water biological activities from Tweed Foundation, flag making with artist Emma Whigham, and a community picnic at 1pm

7pm- 9pm

Location: Jubilee Field Community Orchard

Join us for a BBQ accompanied by the sounds of the WaterOrgan. No booking required, open to all!

Sunday 13th August |  Paxton House 

11am – 3pm 

See the WaterOrgan on the river, with free canoeing sessions and various activities, alongside Paxton House Summer Fayre.

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Saturday Saturday 12/08/2023 11:00am 11:00am Saturday Saturday 12/08/2023 21:00pm 21:00pm
Sunday Sunday 13/08/2023 11:00am 11:00am Sunday Sunday 13/08/2023 15:00pm 15:00pm