Workshops and Training Courses
Workshops and training courses are offered to volunteers on a regular basis. These have included willow sculpture, hedge laying, bird and bat box making, first aid, manual handling, flower arranging, sewing, Food Safety, Trug Making, furniture upcycling, scything, wildflower meadow planting and Bee Keeping.
Informal gardening workshops for volunteers are held and a group of regular volunteers are currently completing a City and Guilds Horticulture course which is delivered at Ford Park and assessed by Growing Well (Kendal)
Beekeeping training Opportunities 2015 with Furness Beekeepers -the evening classes for this year are complete but the Saturday sessions at the apiary at Gleaston Water Mill are ongoing