All courses at Applewood Permaculture Centre

UK Courses 2022

Forest Gardening September 2022

Course Facilitator: Chris Evans
Location: Applewood Permaculture Centre, Herefordshire UK

Edible forest gardening is the art and science of putting plants together in woodland-like patterns that forge mutually beneficial relationships, creating a garden ecosystem that is more than the sum of its parts. You can grow fruits, nuts, vegetables, herbs, mushrooms, other useful plants, and animals in a way that mimics natural ecosystems (Jacke). Come and find out how….

Activating Cultural Emergence (ACE) September 2022

Course Facilitator: Looby Macnamara
Location: Applewood Permaculture Centre, Herefordshire UK

Join Looby one of the co-founders and developers of the Cultural Emergence toolkit, for this pioneering experience to discover tools for positive cultural evolution. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the global activation and development of Cultural Emergence.

Mothers As Natural Leaders 2022

Facilitators: Looby Macnamara & Emma Gorbutt
Location: Applewood Permaculture Centre, Herefordshire, UK

The course guides women through a nourishing reflective process. We explore what leadership means to us as mothers; leadership of ourselves, our families, in our community and in the wider world. We will look at how to maintain the balance of our responsibilities whilst being available as change makers on a small and large scale. We will also explore how nature connection and self care can nurture us in our roles as mothers and leaders.

Apple Picking and Pressing at Applewood 2022

Facilitator: Chris Evans & Looby Macnamara
Location: Applewood Permaculture Centre, Hereforshire, UK

Come and enjoy hanging out at Applewood for as many days as you like, nothing to do but pick apples (and pears) ready and do juicing. Come and join in – accommodation available overnight if needed, bring food to share. Lots of (last year’s) cider & juice to drink & take home! This event will be family friendly.

Group Diploma Adventure (online) 2023

Course Facilitators: Looby Macnamara & Delvin Solkinson
Location: Online

An opportunity to do your Diploma in Applied Permaculture Design with expert guidance and a community of other designers.

Other Events at Applewood

July Full Moon Singing circle

Full Moon Women's Circles

Saturday 9th July
Saturday 13th August

Looby Macnamara

Information & Booking:

Check out the web page for the Full Moon Women's Circles here To book email Emma 

An afternoon and evening of singing, nature connection, community and fire. Come and enjoy uplifting songs of joy, courage and hope with Looby Macnamara

Apple Picking and Pressing at Applewood 2022

29th September to 3rd October 2022

Chris Evan  & Looby Macnamara

Information & Booking:

Check out the web page for the volunteer week here  To book email Emma 

This week gives us a chance to share our beautiful home with friends, previous visitors and people interested to see what we do, whilst brining in the apple harvest and processing it in to juice