The Co-op had a new venue for this months membership meeting – Kinloch Rannoch village hall. Thanks to everyone who came along last night and to the local members for hosting us. It was Joyce McQuilken’s last meeting as she is retiring at the end of the month from being GrowBiz Peer Learning and Mentoring … Continue reading Kinloch Rannoch Road Trip!
Outside The Box provides development support to groups and people across Scotland who want to make a difference in their communities. http://otbds.org/
About older people’s mental health and wellbeing What we are hearing, February 2017 Creating Conversations is a one-year project that is opening up conversations about older people’s mental health and wellbeing. The project runs to summer 2017 and is supported by the Scottish Government through the Promoting Equalities and Cohesion Fund. People are having conversations … Continue reading Creating Conversations
Writers regularly attending Angela Jeffs’ monthly Saturday morning class, WRITING THE MIND ALIVE, were joined in January by Isabel Summers, who lives in Blairgowrie. Isabel approached Angela last year, having seen her business card in the local Co-op, which describes her as an author, writer and writing guide. Isabel had always wanted to write her … Continue reading Lighthouse days now on record
Some people dabble but don’t have the confidence to take their creativity to another level. Others are too insecure or scared to string more than a few words together on paper. Angela’s two-day course in April on Sundays 9th & 30th will not only build that confidence, but explore what else is holding you back, and why. … Continue reading Have you alway wanted to write?
One of our members has launched a Crowdfunding bid to try and raise funds to further develop the Biodynamic Garden near Aberfeldy. Please visit their page and help promote their cause! http://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/the-biodynamic-garden This is what their aims are – We want to increase the production of biodynamic and organic grown vegetables, herbs and flowers on our acre of … Continue reading The Biodynamic Garden Crowdfunding Appeal
At our members meeting this week we had a visit from Erman Maglalang from PKAVS. Erman is one of the Carers Support Workers. We had a good discussion about some of the issues facing carers and exchanged information and ideas.
Goetheanum – Section for Agriculture. Based in Dornach near Basel in Switzerland this is the centre of Rudolf Steiner’s Heritage. Over 500 Biodynamic farmers and gardeners meet annually at an international agricultural gathering: http://www.sektion-landwirtschaft.org/Agriculture-Conference
Beekeeping following Biodynamic principles: http://www.naturalbeekeepingtrust.org/
Emerson College in Sussex does Biodynamic training; also online: http://www.emerson.org.uk/