Kinsfolk

Kinsfolk are member who are over the age of 20, Kinsfolk often hold informal events and activities with older members of the District Fellow age group.

Financial Returns Webinar for Treasurers

Event date: 
18 January 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Event location: 
online based training

Join this webinar to receive training and support on how to complete your Financial Returns for 2017. The webinar will be hosted by Roland Susman our current Treasurer and Richard Robertson who manages the returns process. 

At the end of the training session you will have the oppurtunity to ask questions andgive feedback on the returns process.

Update from the recent General Council meeting

Tuesday, 28 November 2017

Last weekend General Council met for the first time at our Lockerbrook Centre to discuss all things Woodcraft. They've put together this great video to introduce themselves to you and update you on the exciting things that are going to be happening in our movement over the next few years. General council's main responsibilities are to help set and fulfill the main

Scottish Gathering 2018

Event date: 
2 February 2018 - 6:00pm - 4 February 2018 - 1:00pm
Event location: 
Crianlarich Youth Hostel, Perthshire

Scottish Gathering is an opportunity for everyone involved with Woodcraft Folk in Scotland to come together, share what we have been doing in different parts of the country, build links, plan for the future (and socialise!). The programme will include a variety of workshops and our AGM with elections to the Scottish Committee.

The results are in for this years Membership Badge Competition!!

Thursday, 23 November 2017

We're pleased to announce that the winner of this year Membership Badge competition is Alicia Peacock a venturer from the Ealing & Hammersmith District. We received over 133 votes and the result was very close with only nine votes separating 1st and 2nd place.

We'd like to thank the 151 members who made an entry and their Districts for supporting them to get their entries in: 

Succession of volunteers

Its important as a Woodcraft Folk group that as well as operating on a day to day basis you also look to the future. We've noticed over the last few years groups run by longstanding members sadly folded when key volunteers stood down. We want to support our groups to start thinking about volunteer succession and why it's important to have an action plan now rather then being reactive to a volunteer stepping down. 

Group Sustainability & Growth

Sustaining existing groups & helping them to grow is one of Woodcraft Folk’s strategic priorities and we want to give our groups as much support as possible to ensure they continue to provide Folk activities for children and young people in their local area.

Find out the official name of International Camp 2020

Friday, 17 November 2017

Watch this great video put together by the IC2020 camp board.

They're pleased to announce the name of the camp is ............................

Rene Poole 1922 - 2017

Monday, 13 November 2017

Irene Poole (Folk name, Woodbine)
December 1922 - November 2017

New Leader Training - Eastern Region

Event date: 
11 November 2017 - 11:03am - 12 November 2017 - 12:00am
Event location: 
Thorpe Woodlands Adventure Centre

We're hosting 'New leader training'at Thorpe Woodlands Adventure centre. 

Members are welcome to come along and take part in a weekend of different workshops focused on supporting our children and young people in the movement. 

Before proceeding please ensure you have the following information for all your participants: 

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