This year s workcamp consists of two projects: Firstly, you will transform a trailer at the kindergarten into a workshop for children, this will include working with wood, concrete and painting. Secondly, and in case of bad weather, you will be building raised garden beds for kindergartens and elementary school, which consists mostly of wood working. The kindergarten is about 15km from your place of accommodation, but transportation will be provided.
The accommodation will be on the first floor of a youth club, with all facilities needed, such as: kitchen, a shower and a bathroom. Participants will sleep on sport mats. The volunteers will interact regularly with the local youth who visit the club often.
Bernburg is a town with a history of more than 1000 years and is situated in the eastern part of Germany. Overlooking the valley formed by the Saale River, there is a medieval castle. There are plenty of possibilities for leisure activities, such as visiting the town, having a drink in a local pub, taking an excursion to cities like Leipzig or Magdeburg, canoeing on the river, hiking, or simply making conversation with the locals.
The municipality of Bernburg invites an international workcamp for the 21st time In cooperation with a local youth club all former camps have been running very successfully – due to experienced and motivated people, lots of leisure activities and good contact to locals.
You will have bikes at your disposal, so you should know how to ride a bike
You need to be able to ride a bike