02.09. - 16.09.2019

VJF 1.2 Camp for Nature Lovers #1: Camping and Farming in a Nature Reserve

 

Type: ENVI Places: 9 Teamer: 1

Location: Wooster Teerofen, Krakow am See 15 km, Guestrow 30 km Terminal: Berlin or Hamburg

Info: http://www.naturpark-nossentiner-schwinzer-heide.de

 

Work: Your work will include different activities in a natural park like to build an apiary, to help farmers or similar works. Your help is also needed for maintenance works, e. g. on orchid meadows, in forests or on a bird island. This project is especially for nature lovers! Please be prepared to work 5-6 hours a day. Volunteers should come prepared for light or heavy work and be motivated for anything to help the rangers of the Nature Reserve.

Accommodation: You will live on a camping site close to a very nice lake. You will sleep in tents (2 persons per tents) on camping beds with mattresses. A kitchen, sanitary facilities and a big meeting

room are provided on the camping site. Special requirements: You have to be able to ride a bike!
 

29.07. - 11.08.2019

VJF 1.3 Light Festival at Castle Dreiluetzow: Build-up, Do Handicraft and Art Programme

 

Type: CONS/FEST Places: 15 Teamer: 2

Location: Dreiluetzow, Schwerin 25 km Terminal: Berlin or Hamburg

Info: www.schloss-dreiluetzow.de, www.schloss-dreiluetzow.de/index.php/lichterfest

 

Work: The main work during the camp will be the preparation of the light festival, which will be on 9th August 2019. At the Light Festival the whole park will be lightened by candles and fire and at different places there will be theatre, music and installations. Preparation works have to be done, such as building up tents, carrying things, playing music to practise for the event, painting signs and so on. Here we need your handicraft and creative ideas to prepare a little program as a part of the festival. The projects depend on the dynamics of the participants! If you play a musical instrument, it would be great if you bring it with you!

Accommodation: The volunteers will live in multi-bed rooms (4-9 beds in a room) in a little building next to the castle.

Special requirements: It is absolutely necessary to stay until the last day. Early departures are not accepted!