Programme of Courses 2019

New!

Feb 3 (Sun) Labyrinth of Transformation Imbolc – 10a.m. -5:30 p.m.
March 22 (Fri) Labyrinth of Transformation Spring Equinox – 5 – 8 p.m.
July 20 (Sat) Human Horse Connection – an introduction to equine assisted experiential learning
August 17 (Sat) Time out at The Hollies -a day of re-charging by connecting to our plants, animals, wilderness and yourself

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Take care of your own and your family’s health and wellbeing by reconnecting to nature and growing your own food. Growing food in your garden, allotment or on your balcony can help you to transform your eating habits, become more independent and save money. Learn the skills and techniques that you will need to grow organic vegetables, fruit and flowers.
You will be immersed in different garden spaces, structures and poly tunnels, feeling inspired by what you experience and observe.

– Starting a Vegetable Garden from Scratch 24 March, 5 May
– Organic Gardening Course 6 April
– Polytunnel Growing 11 May

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Many people are dreaming of a house that is beautiful, healthy and doesn’t cost the earth. Our building courses empower you to pursue this dream and make it a reality. You can do what we did: without having been builders at the start of our journey, we learnt step by step how to identify, source and use natural materials such as clay, sand, timber, straw, stone and lime.

– Intro to Cob Building 27 April, 8 June, 15 September
– Build a Baking Oven 25/26 May, 7/8 September
– Complete Composting Toilet Course13 April, 14 September
– Timber Frame Construction 13/14 July
– The Handsculpted House 29 June – 5 July
Our FULL WEEK course which will teach you everything you need to know to build your own cob house.

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In this fast-paced world full of screens, ads and time pressure, reconnecting with nature is a powerful way to nurture and replenish ourselves, to slow down and remember who we are, to unlock our creativity and truly take care of ourselves.
We are offering a variety of courses and events for adults, kids and all the family.

– Wild and Free Wild Food Foraging 5 May, 19 May, 1 June
– Make your own Herbal Medicine 13 April, 23 June, 13 Oct
– Mucky Boots Summer Camp for Kids 19 – 23 Aug
– Family Nature Camp 2 – 5 Aug


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How we communicate shapes our lives. Become more aware of your communication patterns and transform inevitable conflicts into opportunities that deepen your important relationships. Rock the boat skillfully – keep your friends, get your needs met, cooperate successfully.
– Family Communication Programme 26 Jan, 23 Feb, 23 March 2019
More individual training programmes for families and other groups can be arranged