The underlying theme of our Workshops programme is how to beat the recession, and be more sustainable at the same time.
We're in the process of planning the schedule for 2015, but for a flavour, here's the workshops we ran last year ...
If any topics grab your fancy and you want to register an interest, do get in touch.
BASIC COOKERY SKILLS:
SUNDAY AFTERNOONS, 2-4PM
29th SEPTEMBER - Nine Ways to Cook an Egg
13th OCTOBER - Cooking with Cheese
27th OCTOBER - Soups and Stews
10th DECEMBER - Cooking for Kids
24th DECEMBER - Finger Food
89th DECEMBER - Cooking for Christmas
12th JANUARY - Pies & Pasties
26th JANUARY - Cooking with Pasta
9th FEBRUARY - Rice, Cous cous etc
23rd FEBRUARY - Microwave Cooking
9th MARCH - Vegan Cooking
23rd MARCH - Bread-Making (2-5pm)
20th JULY - JAMS & JELLIES
21st SEPTEMBER - PICKLES & CHUTNEYS
GROW YOUR OWN FOOD:
SUNDAY AFTERNOOONS, 2-3:30PM(ish)
6th OCTOBER - Preparing the Ground
19th JANUARY - Winter Pruning
16th FEBRUARY - Constructing Cloches
16th MARCH - Cuttings, Container Growing
13th APRIL - Sowing Seeds, Water Collecting
18th MAY - Potting on, Planting out, Pests & Weed Control
15th JUNE - Composting & Liquid Feeds
13th JULY - Fruit Pruning, or maybe something different ...
10th AUGUST - Mulching, Green Manures
14th SEPTEMBER - Sowing Winter Veg
12th OCTOBER - Hedging and Windbreaks
7th NOVEMBER - RAG RUGS
5th DECEMBER - HAND SEWN PATCHWORK
23rd JANUARY - 'STITCH' - repair, alter and decorate clothing
20th MARCH - KNITTING, CROCHET & DARNING
28th SEPTEMBER - ENERGY SAVING IN THE HOME
8th NOVEMBER - WINE MAKING
23rd NOVEMBER - MAKE YOUR OWN TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS
All our workshops are free, but we do ask for a donation to help towards our costs.