District Co-ordinator

Development Conference

Event date: 
11 February 2012 - 10:30am - 12 February 2012 - 2:30pm
Event location: 
Lee Valley YHA

Theme: youth participation

Bring your ideas, vision and experience to make Woodcraft Folk inclusive of all ages and supportive of young people’s participation and development.

CoCamp pre-camp

Event date: 
1 May 2011 - 1:00pm - 2 May 2011 - 3:00pm
Event location: 
Nottinghamshire

For further details on pre-camp will be available very soon via our website and www.coocamp.coop.

In the meantime if your district is interested in booking to come along to CoCamp 30th July - 9th August please advise them to go to https://woodcraft.org.uk/how-make-cocamp-booking or email cocamp@woodcraft.org.uk with an enquiry.

Annual Gathering 2011

Event date: 
29 April 2011 - 6:00pm - 1 May 2011 - 1:00pm
Event location: 
Walesby Forest Scout Centre, Nottinghamshire

Annual Gathering is the democratic heart of the Woodcraft Folk, but it’s so much more than that. As well as celebrating our achievements over the past year & electing our General Council, we discuss future plans for the movement, share skills & experiences, and enjoy each other’s company in true Woodcraft style.

All members are welcome to attend and take part in Annual Gathering, but if you’d like to register as a delegate representing your district, please contact your district co-ordinator.

'Bored Meeting' training

Event date: 
22 January 2011 (All day) - 23 January 2011 (All day)
Event location: 
YHA Lee Valley, Windmill Lane, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8 9AI

Come and join young and older district, regional and national Woodcraft Folk committee representatives for an exciting weekend of FREE training and networking alongside Development Conference.

Transgender Inclusion

Woodcraft Folk's Inclusion Statement on supporting members who identify as Trans, and encouraging groups to challenge gender sterotypes, was adopted by General Council in March 2017. The document also contains background information and practical advice for group leaders, covering: - definitions of key terms - use of appropriate and inclusive language - supporting adult volunteers who are Trans - running successful camps and residentials Further guidance can be sought through Folk Office, or from the specialist organisations listed on the final page of the document.

Working Together Guidelines

For Woodcraft Folk to fully benefit from the work of its volunteers and staff, it is important that we all interact in a positive way. Everybody is expected to abide by the following principles:

Working Together Guidelines

For Woodcraft Folk to fully benefit from the work of its volunteers and staff, it is important that we all interact in a positive way. Everybody is expected to abide by the following principles:

Last chance to book Folk Assembly

Friday, 9 June 2017
  • HOORAY!! Only two weeks till Folk Assembly!!! 

  • YIPPIEE!! The booking deadline had been extended until noon, 16th June to give members a chance to grab the last few places!! 

  • WHOOPEE!! The weekend's programme has almost been finalised!!! 

Folk Assembly 2017

 

Folk Assembly is a gathering of Woodcraft Folk members from all over the country to share skills and discuss the things that matter to us and to enjoy each other’s company. The event will include:

  • Open space discussion
  • Training and structured workshops
  • Skill sharing
  • Social activities

For further details, download the new draft programme below or contact gathering@woodcraft.org.uk.

Order our new leaflets in Arabic, Mandarin or Urdu now!

Monday, 15 May 2017

These colourful leaflets were designed by the New groups project last year and include eye-catching images and plenty of reasons for children and young people to get involved with Woodcraft.

The leaflets are available in Arabic, Mandarin and Urdu with English on the reverse. Every leaflet includes contact details for head office and the web address for readers to find their nearest group.

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