We provide fun, practical workshops for all, in these areas

Consumption & Waste

CONSUMPTION & WASTE

Energy

ENERGY

Water

WATER

FOOD

ACTIVE TRAVEL

WELLBEING & COMMUNITY

Ways to get involved

Our courses and workshops begin on 15th August 2018 and include:

7 Easy Steps to a Greener You

This FREE, weekly course will provide you with the knowledge and support you need to take simple, practical steps towards a low energy lifestyle. Find out more >

Green Skills Workshops

We offer a wide range of enjoyable indoor and outdoor workshops, designed to enhance your “green skills” and help you make positive changes. Find a workshop >

Collective Action: Leith Goes Green

Team up with your friends, family, colleagues or your community and request a workshop to learn a new skill, start a climate project or simply have a fun day out! Take action >

Workshops

Love your leftovers family cooking workshop 02/11/18

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£10.00

Time 02/11/18, 2:00pm- 4:30pm Description This workshop will be led by Cyrenians’ resident chef Sue at their new ‘Flavour and Haver Cook School’ and...

£10.00

Introduction to Tool Maintenance 03/11/18

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£15.00

Time 03/11/18, 11am- 2:30pm Description This workshop will teach you how to maintain, repair and sharpen common garden and workshop hand tools. Come along...

£15.00

Mushroom ID and Growing 04/11/18

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£20.00

Time 04/11/18, 10:00am-1:00pm Description Autumn is the season of bounty for mushrooms and fungi, yet knowing where to start is the biggest hurdle for...

£20.00

Botanical Plaster Casting 04/11/18

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£30.00

Time 04/11/18, 1:30pm-4:30pm Description In this workshop, you will learn how to form a mould from clay to create your own unique plaster cast....

£30.00

Get your bike fixed – Dr Bike 10/11/18

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Time 10/11/18, Drop in anytime between 10:00am-12:00pm (last bike-check starts at 11:40am) Description Is your bike in need of some TLC or a quick...

£5.00

Upcycling Sustainable Fashion Workshop 10/11/18

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£15.00

Time 10/11/18, 12:00pm-3:00pm Description Join us for a creative workshop to transform your old jumper into a new set of hat and gloves perfect...

£15.00

Christmas Paper Crafts 13/11/18

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£20.00

Time 13/11/18, 6:00pm-8:00pm Description Try your hand at papermaking, learn the basics then experiment with recycled and natural materials to create unique customised gift...

£20.00

Make your own cleaning products 17/11/18

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Time 17/11/18, 12:00pm-2:30pm Description Walk down the Household Cleaning aisle in any supermarket and you’re surrounded by products which are potentially damaging for you,...

£20.00

Festive Fermentation – Kimchi & Kraut 18/11/18

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£15.00

Time 18/11/18, 2:00pm-4:00pm Description The aim of this workshop is for participants to learn how to make kraut and kimchi and how to test &...

£15.00

Love your Roots – Getting Creative with Seasonal Veg 18/11/18

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£10.00

Time 18/11/18, 11:00am-1:00pm Description The aim of this workshop is to inspire participants with new recipe ideas and basic techniques to make the most...

£10.00

Self Care in Difficult Times 22/11/18

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Time 22/11/18, 6:00pm-8:30pm Description This Self-care workshop will introduce participants to a range of accessible exercises and self-techniques that can be used as part...

£20.00

Compost Made Easy 24/11/18

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Time 24/11/18, 10:00am–12:00pm Description Composting: why should we be doing it? What can be composted? What’s the best method in an urban environment? This...

£20.00

Improve your Cycling Confidence 24/11/18

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Free

Time 24/11/18, 2:00pm – 4:30pm Description Want to get on your bike but lack the confidence or ability? Join our free cycling classes hosted...

Free

Introduction to Tree Pruning 24/11/18

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£20.00

Time 24/11/18, 11:00am–2:30pm Description The workshop is an introduction to winter tree pruning, focusing in particular on the bushes and small to medium sized...

£20.00

Make Your Own Festive Wreath 25/11/18

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Time 01/12/18, 1:30pm-4:30pm Description Participants will learn how to make their own festive willow wreath – using a combination of winter botanicals and recycled materials...

£20.00

Planning a Zero Waste Festive Feast 25/11/18

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Time 25/11/18, 10:00am-12:30pm Description The aim of this workshop is to help participants plan for a low carbon festive season – from eating some...

£10.00

How to treat, store and reuse recycled wood 01/12/18

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Time 15/12/18, 11am- 2:30pm Description Using the collection of salvaged timber at the croft, this course will equip participants, through practical experience, with the...

£20.00

Zero Waste Christmas Decorations 01/12/18

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Time 01/12/18, 2:00pm-4:30pm Description Participants will learn how to make a variety of homemade Christmas decorations using recycled materials and botanicals from the croft to...

£10.00

Make your own Botanical Cosmetics 08/12/18

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£25.00

Time 08/12/18, 10:00am-2:30pm Description Participants will learn how to use botanicals and other natural ingredients to make some shower/bath products  – perfect as a handmade...

£25.00

Get your bike fixed – Dr Bike 08/12/18

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£5.00

Time 08/12/18, Drop in anytime between 10:00am-12:00pm (last bike-check starts at 11:40am) Description Is your bike in need of some TLC or a quick...

£5.00

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The Croft Carbon College is funded by the Climate Challenge Fund