Venturers

An introduction to MEST-UP

Event date: 
28 July 2020 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Event location: 
Online

A session detailing who MEST-UP are and what we do. Several MEST-UP representatives will be there to answer your questions and to ask what you would like to see MEST-UP do over the course of the next few weeks. A great session for Venturers, DFs and Kinsfolk who would like to know more about MEST-UP.

Black Lives Matter at Woodcraft Folk and beyond

Event date: 
20 July 2020 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Event location: 
Online

 Join us for an interactive discussion session where we will be looking at the history of the Black Lives Matter movement as well as discussing how we can be the best allies possible to help support and be part of a more equal, fair and brighter future for all.

For Pioneers and Venturers (10-15).

Biblins open for household camping and working week

Wednesday, 15 July 2020

A socially Distanced Working Week

The relaxing of the lockdown restrictions means’ we are once again able to welcome campers to Biblins. This summer, from 8th July - 1st September we’re opening to family and household groups.

The guidance allows for 2 families to stay overnight, so why not bring a friend a share a pitch. Weekends are booking up fast but there are more options for a mid week break. The burrow, our wonderful hobbit like building built into the hillside is also available for families.

In My Youth, DF documentary screen and Q&A

Event date: 
23 July 2020 - 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Event location: 
Online

A 25 minute documentary about the current 16-20 year old members (DFs) of the youth organisation the Woodcraft Folk, that celebrates its 95th birthday this year. Come and find out everything you’ve ever wanted to know about DFs! A particularly great workshop for older Venturers (13 to 15 years) who are thinking about their Woodcraft Folk future. Filmed, directed and edited by Martha Shepard.

Tolpuddle Festival - Create your own issue based comic

Event date: 
19 July 2020 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Event location: 
Online

Create your own comic or zine during this interactive craft session. Together we will explore children’s rights and the issues important to 9-16 year olds whilst we each create our own Hero or Comic.

Tolpuddle Festival - Electronic Music Production Festival (P + V)

Event date: 
19 July 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Event location: 
Online

Electronic Music Production Workshop using a free online music production software. Learn to create your own music by creating beats, melodies and using samples with Luke Weaver.

Venturer Committee - Inclusivity in Woodcraft

Event date: 
5 July 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Event location: 
Online

Venturer Committee are running a session discussing inclusivity within Woodcraft! We’ll make posters and host a Venturer Committee Q&A.

To join, click on this link:   https://zoom.us/j/93159997791

Coops Fortnight - Cooperative Quiz (all ages)

Event date: 
30 June 2020 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Event location: 
Online

A quiz with a slight difference. There will be some questions prepared by the organiser and we encourage young people attending to bring a few questions about a topic they are interested in to share too! Let's see if we can all answer the questions together!

To join, click on the link below:

https://zoom.us/j/99579686228

Online Plans from Brighton and Hove

Below are some session ideas for Pioneers and Venturers that have been tried and tested by Brighton and Hove district. Want to share what your district is up to? Get in touch lauren@woodcraft.org.uk 

 

Put your Spring clear out to good use and help us raise funds!

Thursday, 28 May 2020

Have you been using this time in lockdown as an opportunity for a Spring clear out?

If the answer's yes, please think about using those unwanted items to help us raise much needed funds for Woodcraft Folk.

EBay has launched a Big Charity Sell where you can sell your unwanted items and opt for up to 100% of the proceeds to be donated directly to a charity of your choice.

According to eBay UK an estimated £51 million worth of unwanted items have been thrown away during lockdown.

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