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Wolfville, NS

A Series of Yurt Building Workshops

Learn how to assemble, construct, shape and steam a yurt frame!

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Samedi Novembre 18 2017
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Dimanche Novembre 19 2017

Venue: In yurts!
Address: 1459 White Rock Road, Wolfville, NS
Cost: Collecting Yurt Materials: $100 plus tax, Coppice Woodland & Charcoal Making: Free, Yurt Frame Construction $360 plus tax
Accessibility: Sorry! These workshops are not wheelchair accessible.

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Collection, Coppice & Construction: A Three Part Yurt Building Workshop

Our three part yurt building workshops occur every November & April and are geared towards folks who want to actively make a yurt over the winter months and complete a yurt frame in the spring. 

The Collecting Yurt Materials workshop (November 18th) teaches techniques for collecting, harvesting, carving and storing your poles. Cost is $100 plus tax

The Coppice Woodland & Charcoal workshop (November 18th evening & 19th) involves clearing the woodland using hand tools, preparing the cut stumps for regrowth and firing a retort kiln! 
Cost is free!

The Yurt Frame Construction workshop (April 20th-22nd, 2018) will teach you the techniques to assemble your walls, fashion the roof poles and experience wheel construction, including splitting and steam bending. Cost is $360 plus tax.

Details including costs, registration, pictures and an overview with outcomes can be found here. 

Organizer:Selene Cole 902 670-4556, info@lfy.ca

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