About Schumacher College

People from all over the world, of all ages and backgrounds, have been informed, inspired and encouraged to act by Schumacher College’s 25 years of transformative courses for sustainable living.

Schumacher College has a global reputation for cutting-edge learning. Their work is to inspire, challenge and question ourselves as co-inhabitants of the world, to ask the questions we all struggle to find answers to and to find sound knowledge, intuition and wonder in our search for solutions.

Find out more at www.schumachercollege.org.uk

 

Upcoming Earth Talks and other learning opportunities

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Bookbinding Classes (various times)

Bookbinding Classes (various times)

  • Wed 8th Jul 2015
  • 9:30am
  • £0.00

Learn the arts of lead and brass typography or embark on your own restoration project under the guidance of skilled tutor, Mary Bartlett

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Printmaking Workshops (various times)

Printmaking Workshops (various times)

  • Wed 8th Jul 2015
  • 10am
  • £0.00

Printmaking is one of the most intriguing and absorbing of the visual arts, and the potential for expressive improvisation and exploration in this pursuit is enormous

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The Earth Talks: Earth Pilgrim With Satish Kumar

The Earth Talks: Earth Pilgrim With Satish Kumar

  • Wed 8th Jul 2015
  • 8pm
  • £5.00

I am an Earth Pilgrim, not a tourist. I walk in nature, not as an escape from the strain and stress of urban life, not for entertainment or sightseeing, not even as a scientist looking at nature as an object of study, I go in nature as a pilgrim for the renewal of my spirit." - Satish Kumar

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Dance Together - Families

Dance Together - Families

  • Sat 11th Jul 2015
  • 10:30am
  • £0.00

Play-based movement including dancing in and out of contact. Fun and physical session to enjoy moving together.

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Older Dancing – Dance Together

Older Dancing – Dance Together

  • Sat 11th Jul 2015
  • 11:30am
  • £0.00

Creative movement and dance with no steps to learn or rhythms to keep. You’ll be guided through a series of simple exercises to awaken your creativity and bring alive your own unique imagination in movement.

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Forest skills day with WildWise

Forest skills day with WildWise

  • Sun 12th Jul 2015
  • 9:30am
  • £7.90

This skills-based course is a resourceful and inspiring introduction to practical competence in the outdoors. It is designed for anyone who aspires to spend meaningful time in the woods and will focus on activities including firecraft, shelter building and the safe use of cutting tools.

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Tai Chi Qigong

Tai Chi Qigong

  • Tue 14th Jul 2015
  • 11am
  • £0.00

Sessions in partnership with Tai Chi Nation, helping you achieve calm and peace of mind whilst gently exercising the whole body.

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Extraordinary school for kids

Extraordinary school for kids

  • Mon 27th Jul 2015
  • 10am
  • £0.00

A day of challenges, skills and adventures for kids who love messing about in the woods with sticks, streams, mud, fires and a pinch of danger! Plus weaving, crafting, foraging, cooking and wild potions and lotions for those who dream of hedge witches and bandit queens!

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The Earth Talks: Dance Of Life with Satish Kumar and Miti Desai

The Earth Talks: Dance Of Life with Satish Kumar and Miti Desai

  • Wed 29th Jul 2015
  • 8pm
  • £5.00

"Living simply is not always that simple! It requires a lot of imagination and creativity. As E F Schumacher said, “Any fool can makers things complicated, it requires a genius to make things simple.” - Satish Kumar

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Craft Revolution: Spoon Camp

Craft Revolution: Spoon Camp

  • Thu 1st Oct 2015
  • 6pm
  • £190.00

Spoon Camp is three days in the woods with the legendary Barn the Spoon - make a bowl and a spoon to last you for the rest of your life!

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Dartington Community Choir workshop

Dartington Community Choir workshop

  • Sat 10th Oct 2015
  • 9am
  • £0.00

Come and join us for a 1-day choral workshop on this upbeat setting of the latin Mass. Will Todd's fabulous 'Mass in Blue' is a brilliant blend of jazz and clear, strong, choral writing and we are very fortunate to have the composer, himself, coming to direct us.

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Craft Revolution: The Craft of Woodworking

Craft Revolution: The Craft of Woodworking

  • Thu 15th Oct 2015
  • 9am
  • £400.00

Learn to build your own sustainable Relaxation pod between the trees. £400 including food, refreshments and materials provided Accommodation not included – camping and B&B lists available. https://www.schumachercollege.org.uk/about/local-bed-and-breakfast The course runs over two long weekends in the North Woods in Dartington. October 15 - 18 and November 19 - 22. 9am to 5pm.

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