Meadow Orchard aims to open every Saturday from 1pm to 5pm for volunteering and visitors – depending on availability of our volunteer site leaders.
Please see below for other events, regular groups, workshops and seasonal celebrations taking place.
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🌱Meadow Orchard in September
🌱General Meeting 4-6pm Sunday 15th September to discuss all current business
🌱Saturday Open Days for Volunteering and Visiting
New Opening Time 1-5pm
During September we intend to open the Meadow Orchard from 1-5pm every Saturday (7th,14th,21st,28th) and not from 12 as previously .
🌱Harmonies of the Heart continues bimonthly on Sundays from 4-6pm
Sharing songs from the heart to unite us all. Songs from around the world in 3 or 4 part harmonies. No experience necessary. By Donation.
Harmonies of the Heart is on Sundays 8th and 22nd September, 13th and 22nd October, 10th and 24th November and 8th December.
Please bring food to share
🌱Forest School restarts on 12th September and then is open every Thursday during term-time not half-term) 9.30am-1pm Booking is essential. Be part of creating a wonderful fire-cooked meal, connect with nature and learn new skills in a supportive and nurturing environment with experienced forest school leaders and guest teachers. Sliding scale £10 – £20 (includes food) per family. Booking essential with Maggie at email@example.com
Nature Qi Gong will be continuing but not on Tuesday evening please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.
🌱Tuesday Macy Group returns on 24th September .Then 29th October and 26th November.
🌱A new Sunday Macy Groupstarts on 29th September then 27th October and 1st December.
The Macy Groups are for people who care about the earth and the current environmental crisis. They are a place where we can share our full range of feelings in confidence and with mutual support often using processes created by Joanna Macy. We may also consider what part we can play in creating a new and sustainable way of life.
Both groups are from 2-4.30 pm. Please arrive from 1.30for a prompt start.
It is essential to phone Geraldine before joining on 07821298867
Both groups will only run if there is sufficient interest so please let me know if you would like to come.
🌱Sunday 15th September 2-3pm Volunteer with us.
Meeting for anyone interested in being involved or more involved in the Meadow Orchard Project (no obligation).
Are you interested in volunteering at the Meadow Orchard or have you been volunteering and are now interested in site leading. Would you like to be involved in how we move forward as a project?
🌱The Meadow Orchard has no paid worker. Everything we do is organised by volunteers. Some volunteers are called site-leaders, these people take responsibility to open the site on Saturdays and sometimes other times. No specialist knowledge is required for this. Usually someone would come first as a volunteer. If they are interested in site leading they will be trained and then start with someone experienced. This is a particularly useful way of helping as it allows other people to come and get involved.Support is offered for as long as necessary. From time to time we urgently need new site leaders because volunteers are resting or have moved away.
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