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Volunteering Opportunity: VO72351

  • Community Shed Volunteer
    with Kennoway Community Shed.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020

    About this opportunity:Kennoway Community Shed is a place for all people over 18 years old to encourage and support each other or just enjoy the company
     •  The aim is to improve the village through various projects, such as flower planters, bird boxes, squirrel boxes (made from old wooden pallets), plant wild flowers and shrubs
     •  It is hoped that the group will become active in improving the town centre, and green spaces which in turn will make the village cleaner and the streets safer
     •  Volunteers who come along can learn or teach cooking/baking, making cheap and nutritious meals, arts & crafts, build model boat kits then see them working in the water, basic computer skills, podcasts, golf, walks or start a project of the volunteer's own choice or just chat over a cuppa
     •  Interested? Come along and give it a try
    Takes place:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Volunteers will get a tour of the shed, and be shown what tools/machines are available to use. If they are confident to use them, they will be shadowed then left alone to carry out any projects
    Out of pocket expenses paid?

    Experience required:No skills or experience required - all welome

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Induction/Training; Informal Chat

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsCotlands Park Kennoway, KY8 5HX

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.