Introduction to Permaculture Course 2015

Two day Introduction to Permaculture:

Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th March 2015 at the University of Lincoln.

£10 to Lincolnshire residents (£40 for people from outside the County)

Full 12 day Permaculture design Course:

1 or 2 weekend days a month from May to November 2015, venue TBC

£250

For more information or to sign up please contact Kate Bell, kate.bell@lincoln.gov.uk       Tel: 01522 873311

Lincoln Permaculture 2015 A4 Poster

Lincoln Green Fayre and Skills Share

Poster with new logo

Transition Lincoln have joined forces with Revival Lincolnshire to organise this free event at Lincoln Drill Hall on Saturday 21st September, 11am – 3pm.  There will be a variety of exhibitions from local green companies in the main auditorium so you can get advice on renewable technologies, energy efficiency, sustainable building materials as well as the latest on the green deal and whether you are eligible to apply for the Government’s ECO scheme to upgrade your property.  There will also be a range of workshops and activities in the rooms upstairs from making rag rugs to build your own earth oven, keeping bees, up cycling of fabric and lots more. 

Full list of activities, workshops and displays available here.  If you would like to exhibit at the event please contact Kate.bell@lincoln.gov.uk or telephone 07747475036

 

 

Transition Open Meeting

Our next open meeting will be on Wednesday 13th June at Involve (usual building on Mint Lane), 6pm -8pm. We’ll have a catch up on what’s been happening and other stuff that’s coming soon…

Greeniversity Project

Quick update on Revival Lincolnshire project (more detail at 8pm Revival meeting for those that want to stay) http://www.revivallincolnshire.org for more info

Information on the various cafes to be held at Involve every Wednesday 4pm – 6pm, inc Green Cafe, ideas cafe etc

Updates from attendees

Then for those that are interested we’ll have a break out group at 7pm to discuss plans and activities for the Green Tent at the South Common Country Fayre on the 8th July. So far plans include…

Mini Skills share (various)

Revival Lincolnshire (Angela et al)

Transition Lincoln stall (Any willing volunteers?)

Bicycle Powered Smoothy Maker (free smoothies to give away) Vincent Gibson

Renewable Energy display (Geoff)

Earth Loom and Hobbit House display (Jay) See photos on http://livingwillowlincoln.co.uk/looms

Nature Bingo activity

Any other suggestions welcome

 

 

August core group meeting

You can view notes from the core group meeting held in August here.

There will be a transition social held at the Dog and Bone on Monday 22nd August at 7:30 ish. Everyone is welcome and this is a great chance to find out a bit more about transition.

The next meeting on Wednesday 14th September and will be an open meeting.  The theme of the meeting will be ‘voluntary simplicity’ and ‘local money’ and you will be able to hear about people’s direct experience.

As usual the meeting will be held at the Renew Involvement Centre on Mint Lane, 5:30 for a 6pm start.

Everyone is welcome!