News and stories
Woodcraft Folk are proud to announce we are teaming up with My Cause UK this Summer to give you the chance to help raise funds for us whilst having fun at some of the biggest festivals around! My Cause are currently recruiting volunteers for festivals across the UK including Love Saves the Day, Boomtown Fair, and Shamballa for stewarding, ticketing and bar working roles.
This year we're trying a new approach - splitting the old Annual Gathering into two events. Folk Assembly an informal gathering at Youlbury Scout site near Oxford from 8-10 July and a one day AGM in Birmingham on the 24th September.
We’re pleased to announce that Woodcraft Folk is now processing DBS application forms online. Members will no longer have to complete their forms in hard copy but can instead fill in an online application that will be sent directly to the Disclosure & Barring Service to be processed.
Lets make a really Woodcrafty cooperation tent at IFM-SEI Camp 2016: Welcome to Another World.
Remember Global Village? Were you at Train for Change? Never been to a big international camp? Well the next massive IFM-SEI camp is in southern Germany this summer and preparation is well under way but I need some help. There will be all kinds of exciting activities, parties and new friendships and I have volunteered to organise the cooperation theme tent.
Woodcraft Folk: The first 90 years
Pictures and artefacts from Woodcraft's 90th anniversary exhibition are now on display at the Rochdale Pioneers Museum - until Saturday 16 April 2016.
Children & Socialism
A series of lectures and discussions held on Thursdays examining radical and socialist children's educational organisations, with a concluding session on young adult fiction
All start at 7pm; £3; @ Marx Memorial Library, 37a Clerkenwell Green, London EC1R 0DU
3 March: Fred Reid Socialist Sunday Schools, 1892-1960 in Retrospect.