Courses & Events

Please click here for Terms and Conditions and more information Our course and workshop programme is regularly being added to. If you can’t see something that interests you, then please get in touch or keep checking this page for updates.

Date Course
18/01/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Willow Weaving ~ Zarzo Basket - FULLY BOOKED!
26/01/2020
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Pruning Fruit Trees Grow Your Own ~ Pruning Fruit Trees in Winter - 3 Places Left
26/01/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Needle-Felt Cats & Dogs ~ 3 Places Left
01/02/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Inconvenience Workshop Inconvenience Workshop ~ 3 Places Left
12/02/2020
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Willow Coppicing Willow Cultivation & Management
19/02/2020
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
round basket Willow Weaving - Round Basket with Tracking Border - FULLY BOOKED!
20/02/2020
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
paper tray Willow Weaving - Square to Round PaperTray
21/02/2020 - 22/02/2020
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
harvest basket Willow Weaving - Colourful Harvest Basket
23/02/2020
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
soil Grow Your Own - Secrets of the Soil - Theory
23/02/2020
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
rush basket Rush Basket Weaving - FULLY BOOKED!
26/02/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
felt landscape Felting Fun - Felt a Landscape ~ FULLY BOOKED
27/02/2020 - 28/02/2020
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Traditional Hedge-laying
28/02/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
mandala painting Mandala Painting ~ Looking Deeply
29/02/2020
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
fermentated foods Fermented Foods – Sauerkraut & Sauces
29/02/2020
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
fermented nut cheese Fermented Foods – Nut Cheese
01/03/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
needle felt hare Needle Felt Fun - March Hares
06/03/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Polish Basket Willow Weaving ~ Polish Asymmetrical Basket - 2 Places Left
07/03/2020 - 08/03/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
willow backpack Willow Weaving ~ Foraging Backpack ~ 2 Places Left
08/03/2020
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
soil Grow Your Own - Secrets of the Soil - Practical
11/03/2020
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
micro-generation Micro-Generation at Home (day 1)
13/03/2020 - 15/03/2020
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Field Survey Techniques Field Survey Techniques
18/03/2020
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Micro-Generation at Home (day 2)
22/03/2020
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sowing vegetables Grow Your Own - Sowing Vegetables Under Cover
25/03/2020
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Micro-Generation at Home (day 3)
04/04/2020
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Grow Your Own - Sowing Vegetables Outdoors
04/04/2020
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Raw Food – Savoury Dishes
04/04/2020
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Raw Food – Sweet Dishes
05/04/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
willow obelisk Willow Weaving ~ Plant Support / Obelisk
08/04/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
needle felt bird Needle Felting - Garden Bird
10/04/2020 - 11/04/2020
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
cob oven building Building with Cob - A Cob Oven in Two Days
18/04/2020 - 19/04/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Willow Weaving ~ Creel Weave Basket
25/04/2020 - 26/04/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Introduction to Weaving on a Rigid Heddle Loom
26/04/2020
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
planting out vegetables Grow Your Own - Planting Out
29/04/2020 - 30/04/2020
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
outdoor first aid course Outdoor First Aid - Two Day Course
01/05/2020 - 03/05/2020
4:00 pm
beltane mandala Beltane Mandala Retreat
10/05/2020
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
planting greenhouse Grow Your Own - Planting Out - The Summer Greenhouse
16/05/2020 - 17/05/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Rushing Out! ~ Little Rush Bag
29/05/2020 - 31/05/2020
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
british mammals 1 Understanding British Mammals 1
30/05/2020 - 31/05/2020
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Introduction to Forest Gardening
05/06/2020 - 07/06/2020
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Diversity of Invertrebrates Diversity of Invertebrates
08/06/2020 - 09/06/2020
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Phase 1 Habitat Survey
20/06/2020
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
compost Grow Your Own - Compost Corner
27/06/2020 - 29/06/2020
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
habitat restoration Habitat Restoration and Creation
03/07/2020 - 05/07/2020
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Identifying Flowering Plants Identifying Flowering Plants
06/07/2020 - 08/07/2020
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
grasses, sedges & rushes Identifying Grasses, Sedges and Rushes
10/07/2020 - 12/07/2020
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wildlife of Nature Reserves Wildlife of Nature Reserves
21/09/2020 - 25/09/2020
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
roundwood timber framing Tree to Frame - Roundwood Timber Framing
03/10/2020
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
planting greenhouse Grow Your Own - Planting Out - The Winter Greenhouse

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NOTES

Bookings: Most courses, unless marked otherwise, are Denmark Farm Conservation Centre courses – Please book on line by clicking on the course above and then book place/s and pay or send an e-mail to info@denmarkfarm.org.uk / phone 01570 493358.

All bookings and enquiries for SELL (School of Education & Lifelong Learning, Aberystwyth University)  courses are directly with SELL. See  https://www.aber.ac.uk/en/lifelong-learning/ / phone 01970 621580.

Denmark Farm Conservation Centre course places are reserved once full payment has been received.

If the minimum number of participants has not been met within 2 weeks of the start date, courses may be cancelled or rescheduled. Where a course is fully booked we can accept further names for a reserve list in case of a cancellation. If we cancel a course for any reason (e.g. not reaching the minimum number of participants or illness of staff) we will refund your place in full or offer you credit for an alternative event. 

Cancellations: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible. If you cancel 4 weeks or more before the course starts we will retain £20 to cover our administration costs. Cancellations within 4 weeks of the course start date are chargeable in full unless we are able to fill the place from a reserve list or if special circumstances apply. We reserve the right to decide whether the latter applies.

Start times: Times listed are the actual time the course begins. Please arrive 15-30 min before the stated time if you would like a hot drink beforehand.

Lunch/refreshments: Unless it is stated that lunch is included please bring a packed lunch. Tea & coffee is provided during breaks.

Ages: Unless stated otherwise, all courses are suitable for participants aged 16+. On some craft courses 13-15 year-olds are welcome to attend with a parent or guardian, please enquire.

Accommodation: Self catering Eco Lodge, shared dormitories and eco-camping are all available at Denmark Farm.