VJF 1.1 Camp for Nature Lovers #1: Camping and Farming in a Nature Reserve


Date: 30.08.21 - 13.09.21

Type: ENVI Places: 7 Teamer: 1

Location: Wooster Teerofen, Krakow am See 15 km, Guestrow 30 km Terminal: Berlin or Hamburg

Info: http://www.naturpark-nossentiner-schwinzer-heide.de


Work: Your work will include different activities in a natural park like to build an apiary, to help farmers or similar works. Your help is also needed for maintenance works, e. g. on orchid meadows, in forests or on a bird island. This project is especially for nature lovers! Please be prepared to work 5-6 hours a day. Volunteers should come prepared for light or heavy work and be motivated for anything to help the rangers of the Nature Reserve.

Accommodation: You will live on a camping site close to a very nice lake. You will sleep in tents (2 persons per tents) on camping beds with mattresses. A kitchen, sanitary facilities and a big meeting

room are provided on the camping site. Special requirements: You have to be able to ride a bike!



VJF 1.2 Castle Light Festival: Build-up, Do Handicraft and Art Programme

Date: 15.08.21 - 29.08.21

Type: CONS/FEST Places: 15 Teamer: 2

Location: Dreiluetzow, Schwerin 25 km Terminal: Berlin or Hamburg

Info: www.schloss-dreiluetzow.de, www.schloss-dreiluetzow.de/index.php/lichterfest


Work: The main work during the camp will be the preparation of the light festival; which will be on the last Friday. At the light festival the whole park will be lightened by candles and fire and at different places there will be theatre, music and installations. Preparation works have to be done, such as building up tents, carrying things, playing music to practise for the event, painting signs and so on. Here we need your handicraft and also creative ideas to prepare a little program as a part of the festival. The projects depend on the dynamics of the participants! If you play a musical instrument it would be great if you bring it with you!
You will work together with two project leaders and volunteers of the castle Dreilützow. They will join your group like members of the workcamp.

Accommodation: The volunteers will be accommodated in a little building next to the castle. This house is only for workcamp group. The rooms can be locked. There is the possibility to do the laundry.

Special requirements: It is absolutely necessary to stay until the last day in Dreilützow.



VJF 1.3 Creative Gardening: create a garden in a primary school

Date: 26.07.21 - 08.08.21

Type: ENVI/CONS Places: 6 Teamer: 2

Location: 17237 Carpin/ Feldberg Terminal: Berlin or Hamburg

Info: www.schule-feldberg.de


Work: You will redesign the garden of Hans-Fallada-School.
Different creative projects are planned:
- chill-out corner made from pallets
- sensory path for Kneipp-treatments (warm or cold-water-treatment)
- Kneipp-info: https://www.kneipp.com/us_en/kneipp-magazine/water-cures/hydrotherapy/
- create a pond
- build a weather station
- plant the garden
- nature academy
You will be there one week during school holidays and at the first week of school.

Accommodation: will be announced later