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Friday, May 3
 

6:30pm BST

Action For The Earth
Instructors
avatar for Kate Rawles

Kate Rawles

Kate Rawles is passionate about using adventurous journeys to help raise awareness and inspire action on our major environmental challenges. A former university lecturer in environmental philosophy, she set up Outdoor Philosophy to explore the big questions about human/nature relations... Read More →


Friday May 3, 2019 6:30pm - 7:30pm BST
Slanj

7:45pm BST

Rewilding self – Rewilding the Environment
Join me for a fun and interactive talk exploring the concept of rewilding and what this means to modern humans and the planet as a whole. Is rewilding a concept, methodology and ‘experience’ that can knit together what has become unravelled as we become more disconnected from nature through digital technology? Be prepared to play some games and enjoy a plant or two!

Instructors
avatar for Jennie Martin

Jennie Martin

Jennie is an ethnobotanist, bushcraft practitioner, conservationist, closet poet and dog lover.She has designed and delivered a variety of programmes over the past 28 years that support conservation and nature connection, from habitat restoration projects to projects that support... Read More →


Friday May 3, 2019 7:45pm - 8:45pm BST
Slanj
 
Saturday, May 4
 

9:30am BST

Nature's Medicine Cabinet
Come along to this taster session and learn how to use the finest Essential Oils on the planet to support your health and wellbeing.

Instructors

Saturday May 4, 2019 9:30am - 10:00am BST
Scapa Market

10:00am BST

A Dance Called The Anthropocene
Talk and participative workshop, exploring creative responses to climate change and ecological crisis.

Instructors
avatar for Dougie Strang

Dougie Strang

I am a storyteller and performer, with a particular interest in the physical and cultural ecology of wild places. I have an MA in Scottish Ethnology and am a core member of the Dark Mountain Project. I work with various arts, adventure, and environmental organisations, and facilitate... Read More →


Saturday May 4, 2019 10:00am - 11:30am BST
Slanj

11:45am BST

Dynamic Feet for Whole Body Health, in partnership with Wildling Shoes + Wildfoxpedition
Our feet are literally our foundation. Healthy, efficient function of our feet is essential for healthy, efficient movement of the whole-body. In this interactive talk we will learn a bit about the foot and ankle, and how transitioning to barefoot or minimal shoes can encourage healthy foot development, optimal foot function and a more balanced use of the whole body as we move.  

After the talk there will be the opportunity to try on some Wildling shoes - an innovative and ethical barefoot shoe brand from Germany, along with an open discussion/Q&A .

Instructors
avatar for Jeannette Loram

Jeannette Loram

I am a Nutritious Movement® certified restorative exercise specialist (RES) and biologist.  I have always enjoyed movement and exercise.  I was  a competitive swimmer for many years, a keen runner and long-term yoga practitioner. As a biologist I thought I had a good understanding of what I needed to... Read More →


Saturday May 4, 2019 11:45am - 1:45pm BST
Slanj

2:00pm BST

Supporting your Childrens' Health and Wellbeing with Essential Oils
With all of the daily stress in our kids' lives, we owe it to them to be proactive about their physical and mental health as well.  Come along and learn how to support them to be their best using Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils.

Instructors

Saturday May 4, 2019 2:00pm - 2:30pm BST
Scapa Market

6:30pm BST

Once Upon A Whisky (18+)
Whisky and food pairing!

Instructors
avatar for Camilo Gomez

Camilo Gomez

Camilo, the founder of this company is a former whisky ambassador for William Grant & Sons, has several years of experience in the drinks industry, and he holds several degrees from prestigious institutions, including the New York Bartending School, the WSET in London, and an MBA... Read More →


Saturday May 4, 2019 6:30pm - 8:30pm BST
Slanj
  Talk
 
Sunday, May 5
 

10:00am BST

CANCELLED - Extinction Rebellion
THIS TALK HAS BEEN CANCELLED BY SPEAKER
We are in the midst of the sixth mass extinction event in our planetary history.
The scientific community are unequivocal: this is an emergency.


In this talk, climate speaker Jo Becker from Extinction Rebellion will share details on the climate science on where our planet is heading, discuss some of the current psychology around climate change, and offer solutions through the study of social movements.

Everyone is welcome and there will be time to ask questions and discuss afterwards. 

Sunday May 5, 2019 10:00am - 11:30am BST
Slanj

6:30pm BST

The Life Cycle
Illustrated talk about cycling from Colombia to Cape Horn following the spine of the Andes on a bamboo bike and exploring biodiversity: what it is, what's happening to it, why it matters and what can be done to protect it. Capacity - dependant on venue.

Instructors
avatar for Kate Rawles

Kate Rawles

Kate Rawles is passionate about using adventurous journeys to help raise awareness and inspire action on our major environmental challenges. A former university lecturer in environmental philosophy, she set up Outdoor Philosophy to explore the big questions about human/nature relations... Read More →


Sunday May 5, 2019 6:30pm - 8:30pm BST
Slanj