Workshops Advance Notice

WORKSHOPS: ADVANCE NOTICE & CENTRES

Do you run workshops or events for a bright, positive world?

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     OCTOBER & NOVEMBER 2018

OCTOBER

1 – 5   Staying Mindful: 5 Day Retreat Held at Trigonos, Nantlle LL54 6BW. Bookings: mindfulness- secular-retreats.org.uk/Calendar/

5 – 7   Yoga & Mudra Retreat Dru Yoga, Bethesda, 01248 602900, druyoga.com

6   Forged Silver Bangle Caernarfon, LL55 1RR, 01286 672472, siopiard.com

12 – 14   Yoga & Dance Retreat Dru Yoga, Bethesda, 01248 602900, druyoga.com

13   Porcelain Christmas Decorations Caernarfon, LL55 1RR, 01286 672472, siopiard.com

19 – 21   Autumn Recharge: Yoga and Wellness Weekend Menai Bridge LL59 5NH. Laura Bell 07989 512859, thezestlife.co.uk

20   Silver Stacking Rings Caernarfon, LL55 1RR, 01286 672472, siopiard.com

20   Abundant Autumn – Yoga & Vegan Day Retreat Anglesey. Claire 07970 409724, northwalesretreats.com

20 & 21   Reiki 1 Tregarth, Bangor LL57 4NP. Viv 01248 601388, vivreiki@hotmail.com

21   Bullrush Basket Weaving Mostyn, Llandudno LL30 1AB, 01492 879201, mostyn.org

26 – 28   Holy Mountain Yoga Retreat South Stack Coastal Retreats, Holyhead LL65 1YH. Bookings: northwalesretreats.com

26/10-2/11   Embodying Love Vajraloka Buddhist Centre, Corwen 01490 460406, vajraloka.org

27  Embroidery Masterclass Ruthin Craft Centre 01824 704774, ruthincraftcentre.org.uk 

NOVEMBER

2 – 4   Mindfulness Retreat Noddfa, Penmaenmawr, 01492 623473, noddfa.org.uk

3   Rush Basket Making Caernarfon, LL55 1RR, 01286 672472, siopiard.com

3   Welsh Woodlands and Their Birds Conference Bangor University. Tickets: eventbrite.co.uk

9 – 11   Yoga & Relaxation Weekend Menai Bridge LL59 5NH. Laura Bell 07989 512859, thezestlife.co.uk

9 – 11   Hwyl Fawr – Bodhran Weekend Conwy. Jo Hughes 07833 300206, jo@joconsultancy.co.uk

9 – 29   Total Immersion Vajraloka Buddhist Centre, Corwen 01490 460406, vajraloka.org (Suitable for those who have meditated for 3 years)

10  Voice Workshop Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead 01407 763361, ucheldre.org

10   Boro Textiles Masterclass Ruthin Craft Centre 01824 704774, ruthincraftcentre.org.uk

10   Meditation & Teaching Day The Hermitage, Criccieth LL52 0NT, 01766 530839, hermitage@ahs.org.uk

10   Beaded Jewellery Siop Iard, Caernarfon, LL55 1RR, 01286 672472, siopiard.com

10 & 11   Reiki 2 Tregarth, Bangor LL57 4NP. Viv 01248 601388, vivreiki@hotmail.com

16 – 18   NW Mindfulness and Gentle Yoga Retreat Noddfa Centre,  Penmaenmawr, LL34 6YF. Bookings: inessential.co.uk

17 & 18   Reiki 1 Tregarth, Bangor LL57 4NP. Viv 01248 601388, vivreiki@hotmail.com

23 – 25  Yoga & Relaxation Weekend Menai Bridge LL59 5NH. Laura Bell 07989 512859, thezestlife.co.uk

24   Christmas Decorations: Slate Bunting Siop Iard, Caernarfon, LL55 1RR, 01286 672472, siopiard.com

24 & 25   Threads – Weaving Masterclass Ruthin Craft Centre 01824 704774, ruthincraftcentre.org.uk

25   Improving Upright Organisation – Feldenkrais Method with Veronica Rock, Llangollen. 07990 825783, vhrock@feldenkrais.co.uk

29/11-3/12  Bhagavad Gita & Meditation Retreat Dru Yoga, Bethesda, 01248 602900, druyoga.com

 

An A – Z of Centres in North Wales: Workshops in March & April

BODNANT ART STUDIO Tal y Cafn, Conwy LL28 5RR; 01492 650016, www.bodnantart.com

CAE MABON, Brynrefail, Llanberis LL55 3HB  01286 871542, www.caemabon.co.uk

OCTOBER

3 – 7 Dadeni – Rebirth The 1st of 6 retreats

12 – 14 Pixi Camp for local (ish) families

29 Oct – 3  Nov Autumn Working Party

CENTRE FOR ALTERNATIVE TECHNOLOGY (CAT) Machynlleth, SY20 9AZ ~ 01654 705959, www.cat.org.uk 

OCTOBER

8 – 13 Low Energy Buildings (pt A)

12 – 14 Intro to Permaculture; Plant Diversity

19 – 21 Wildlife of Nature Reserves

20 Willow Basket Making

20 & 21 Self-Build Project Management

23 – 26 Social Forestry OCN

NOVEMBER

2 – 5   Eco Refurbishment

12 – 17   Intro to Sustainable Energy provision and Demand Management

23 – 25   A Guide to Environmental Impact Assessment 

CENTRE FOR MINDFULNESS RESEARCH AND PRACTICE (CMRP) Bangor University, LL57 2DG, 01248 382498, mindfulness@bangor.ac.ukwww.bangor.ac.uk/mindfulness

OCTOBER

29/10 – 5/11   Teacher Training Retreat Level 2 Held at Trigonos, Nantlle

GLADSTONE’S LIBRARY Hawarden, nr Chester CH5 3DF,  01244 532350, www.gladstoneslibrary.org

OCTOBER

12 – 14 Film as Religion Revisited

26 & 27 Brexit, Trump and the Common Good

NOVEMBER

3 – 4 Hearth: Literary Festival

8 – 10 Cracking the Monolith: Liberating the Bible for Contemporary Life

24 Complex Emotion, Detached Appraisal: Writing Memoir – A Masterclass with Keggie Carew

HERMITAGE OF THE AWAKENED HEART Tibetan Buddhist Retreat Centre Ynys Grainiog, Criccieth LL52 0NT, 01766 530839, hermitage@ahs.org.uk

COMING SOON …. 

IARD Parc Glynllifon, nr. Caernarfon  LL55 1RR, 01286 672472,  www.iard.co.uk

COMING SOON …. 


PLAS TAN Y BWLCH
 
Maentwrog, LL41 3YU, 01766 772600, www.eryri-npa.gov.uk

OCTOBER

5 – 8 Exploring with Mixed Media and Collage

12 – 14 Mixed Media Weekend

15 – 19 Drovers & Drovers Roads

19 – 21 Creative Landscape Photography

19 – 21 Textile Basketry – Woven Forms

26 – 28 Chamber Music

29/10-2/11   Autumn in the Gardens of Snowdonia and North Wales; Woods and Water 

NOVEMBER

2 – 4   Tiffany Stained Glass Making 

2 – 4   Machine Embroidery

9 – 11   Sock Knitting for Beginners

9 – 11   Snowdonia and the Empire

16 – 18   Mountains, Lakes, Rivers and Waterfalls in Watercolour

26 – 30   Access and Public Rights of Way, Law and Management

TRIGONOS Plas Baladeulyn, Nantlle LL54 6BW; 01286 882388, www.trigonos.org

OCTOBER

18 – 21 Weaving Colours

Tŷ NEWYDD WRITING CENTRE Llanystumdwy, Criccieth LL52 0LW, 01766 522811, www.tynewydd.wales

OCTOBER

1 – 6 Writing for Children

6 Cynganeddu

12 – 14 Poetry and Songwriting

15 – 19 Writing Popular Fiction

19 – 21 Storytelling: The Spell on the Tongue

27 Sitcoms: Welsh Language Day

29/10-3/11  Autumn Poetry Masterclass

NOVEMBER

3   Journalism: Welsh Language Day

5 – 10   Writing for Young Adults

10   Prose: Welsh Language Day

 

UCHELDRE CENTRE Holyhead LL65 1TE, 01407 763361www.ucheldre.org 

coming soon … 

 VAJRALOKA BUDDHIST RETREAT CENTRE Corwen LL21 0EN, 01490 460406, www.vajraloka.org  

OCTOBER

26 Oct – 2 Nov   Embodying Love

9 – 29   Total Immersion

 

WOODLAND SKILLS CENTRE  The Warren, Bodfari, Denbigh LL16 4DT, 01745 710626, www.woodlandskillscentre.co.uks

OCTOBER

6   Round Rush Baskets; Apple Day

6 & 7   Make a Bushcraft Knife

7.   Rustic Stool; Introduction to Willow Work

13.  Gypsy Crafts 1

13 & 14   Bowl Turning on a Pole Lathe

14   Gypsy Crafts 2

20.  Square Rush Basket

20 & 21   Make a Pole Lathe

27.  Bird Feeders

27 & 28   Spoon Carving

28.  Nest Boxes

31   Holiday Club

NOVEMBER

1   Holiday Club

3.  Managing a Small Woodland

3 – 4   Hedge Laying

4   Practical Woodland Task

10 – 11   Coppice Crafts

17 – 18   Willow Masks

24   Christmas Crafts