You will be involved in the restoration of the washhouse while accompanied by two technical leaders. The objective will be to carry out traditional masonry work: to disassemble, dig up, and re-join the existing stone work with lime mortar . You'll also be engaged in roofing to refurbish the existing roof which is in very poor condition, as well as do some finishing of the interior space.
Accommodatie en maaltijden
Accommodation will be in dormitories at the host center La Maison des Bateleurs. Food will be provided, and the meals will be prepared alternately by participants.
Locatie en vrije tijd
Location: Montendre, Charente maritime 65kms from Bordeaux
Leisure activities: You'll have the opportunity to participate in national heritage days, visits of the region organised collectively according to yours wants, excursions to the ocean, museums etc. Activities with the house volunteers will be organised, such as pizza parties and movie nights. You will also be able to discover how a dynamic association like Solidarités Jeunesses functions, and have the chance to share the richness of your culture with the residents of the associations of Montendre.