Saturday, September 5, 2015
Join us for an afternoon of festivities, stalls, children’s activities, speakers’ corner, film showings and actions (petition signing, register for climate marches).
Becoming Indigenous - Finding Our Way Home
Monday, September 7, 2015
Runs 7 Sept 2015 - 17 July 2016 This 10 month programme is a deep journey into the question of what it means to be indigenous and how it feels to come home. Once in the place of home, connected to our birth-rite of place and community and belonging, how do we act in the world to create change and help others find the way?
Coming Home To An Animate World with Bill Plotkin
Monday, September 7, 2015 to Friday, September 11, 2015
In this course we offer you a green doorway, an opening to a wilder consciousness shaped by forest and owls, clouds and dreams. We offer you passage from a lifeless universe to a cosmos breathing with mystery and invitation, singing and crying in a jillion tongues. Gather with other Earth lovers, forest whisperers, and visionary coyotes to honor the Others with ceremony and conversation.
Eco-Spirituality, Creation Spirituality: Exploring Eco-Mystics and Becoming Eco-Warriors
Monday, September 14, 2015 to Friday, September 18, 2015
In this course we will explore some of the many prophetic voices over the centuries that have spoken of the sacred earth and our sacred bodies. We will deepen our understanding of how they speak to us today on both a personal and collective level and how they can strengthen our own personal commitment to an ecological revolution - to become warriors as well as mystics and lovers of creation.
Harvest Hope Festival
Saturday, September 19, 2015
The Harvest Hope Festival is an event celebrating life in all its forms. There will be numerous stalls, offering a wide range of vegan goodies as well as many food & drink outlets. There is a lot going on, including rides, games, live entertainment, film screenings, an art display & cookery demos. The day aims to be fun, inclusive and informative and we welcome everyone to come along.
Friends of the Earth fundraising ceilidh!
Saturday, September 19, 2015
Come dance the night away in support of Hackney and Tower Hamlets Friends of the Earth! We're raising money to support our campaigning in the local area - we're currently working on campaigns around bees, fracking and air quality. Tickets: £10 (plus 75p booking fee).
Advanced Facilitation Training (London)
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
You will develop your skills and attitudes as a facilitator in working with diverse groups and using participatory processes. We'll look at what it means to be in the mind-set of a facilitator rather than to just ‘do facilitation’. The day will also build your confidence and give you a solid basis on which to develop your own style and techniques. Costs: £425: Large businesses, £338: Large charities, public sector and small businesses, £190: Smaller charities (under 15 staff) and individuals.
Saturday, October 17, 2015
Dacorum Borough Council housing service are planting a Community Orchard in conjunction with the Local Food Initiative England to help promote healthy eating and well-being after receiving good support from the local community consultation. Hopefully by 2016 local people will be eating and making products from free fruit on their door step.
UNFCCC climate talks in Paris (COP21)
Monday, November 30, 2015 to Saturday, December 12, 2015
World leaders will meet at the UN climate change talks in Paris to conclude negotiations for a new global deal on climate change. By joining our movement online and on the streets, you can help put pressure on them to make the right decisions.