Friends of Vogelmorn hosted a family-friendly, zero-waste, sustainably-focused community-driven, diverse and inclusive event in November 2019 and below are some highlights from this great day!
Thursday 14th November 6.30-7.30pmWairarapa Eco Farm delivers to pick-up points throughout the Wellington region, including Vogelmorn where many locals receive regular food delivery from Frank and Josje's farm. In this talk you will gain greater knowledge of where your food comes from, how it is produced and much more. Community Supported Agriculture unites farmers and consumers to … Continue reading Wairarapa Eco farm talk – Where Does Wellington’s Food Come From?
23 - 24th November, 10-4.00pm This workshop is for all those who want to practice peace - in the way we think, speak, communicate and relate. Even in the moments of tension and conflict. "Every day we could think about the aggression in the world [...] everywhere. All over the world, everybody always strikes out … Continue reading Speaking Peace: workshop based on Nonviolent Communication
2 & 3 November Soul Voice® is 'cutting edge' and 'ground breaking' sound therapy. During the workshop, we will be doing different sound exercises and techniques to bring you deeper into your authentic voice. Also you will learn about the 'Pain Release' technique, the 'Song of the Soul' exercise, how to do a ‘Sound Meditation’ … Continue reading Soul Voice® Workshop
In this one day workshop we will explore what communication strategies create more connections, and which ones are more likely to cause conflict. We will learn the basics of Nonviolent Communication and see how we can bring it into our everyday lives - at home, work, school, in relationships. We will start noticing the difference … Continue reading Building bridges or walls? Based on Nonviolent Communication
"At the root of every tantrum and power struggle are unment needs." Marshall B. Rosenberg Are you tired of your children fighting? Or constantly hearing ‘No!!”? Are you tired of the power struggles? Or maybe you would like more ease in going through the day? Would you enjoy more peace, more ease and more communication … Continue reading From Conflict to Contact with Children
Help us to decorate our new gate! Saturday 28 September while you check out Rate Cutz (10am-4pm) and the Kids Election (noon-4pm). We're planning to make the palings ourselves from recycled materials. If you have time to contribute your community creativity to this constructive little number we'd love your help. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact … Continue reading New Gate Decoration
Wednesday October 3rd at 4:00pm, at Vogelmorn Hall. 'Big Wide Starey Eyes is a contemporary art exhibition featuring the work of 5 Wellington based artists and designers. The show explores a range of themes relating to the ‘unseen’, sight, ecological engagement, psychology and tropes of ‘horror’. These themes are unpacked through a variety of artwork … Continue reading Big Wide Starey Eyes
Thursday 17th October, 6.00-9.00pm Wellington Conversations is a free event series that provides a chance to connect with other locals over facilitated conversations about topics that matter to us as Wellingtonians. Check out http://www.wellingtonconversations.nz to learn more. October's topic is: "What and how we share" Up to 50% of the seats at the venue can … Continue reading Wellington Conversations
Save the date - 30th November 2019 All welcome! 10 am start: Flea market on the green or inside the hall if it rains (book your stall email@example.com ) - Fitness workshop11 am: Sustainable treasure hunt 11.30 am Karate demonstration12.30: Workfit12 pm - 2 pm : Have your family photo taken1.30pm - Dance workshops2.00pm - Sustainable workshops/(Clothes … Continue reading Vogelmorn Precinct Festival