Help us build our new yurt and geodesic dome with some gardening and more in Lac-Beauport, Canada

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    23/09/2020

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  • Description

    Description

    Welcome to the Center de l'Hêtre, a center located in the middle of the forest whose values are to take care of oneself, the community and nature. To do this, we welcome people in search of healing and workshops such as yoga, meditation, dance ... We offer yoga, coaching, meditation packages which are accommodated in our 2 yurts and 6 geodesic domes. From spring 2021, the construction of a community building with an abundance greenhouse, a collective kitchen and a training room is planned.

    We are a beautiful little family of 4 (2 children, a boy & a girl) living in an ecological house.
    There is a beautiful lake for swimming and hiking trails in the forest. You have access to paddle board and canoe in the summer and to yoga, meditation and Native wisdom teachings when available.
    We ask for 5 hours/day, 5 days/week.



    Bienvenue au Centre de l'Hêtre, un centre situé en pleine forêt dont les valeurs sont de prendre soin de soi, la collectivité et la nature. Pour ce faire, nous accueillons des personnes en quête de ressourcement et des ateliers comme le yoga, méditation, danse...Nous offrons des forfaits de yoga, coaching, méditation dont l'hébergement se fait dans nos 2 yourtes et 6 dômes géodésiques. Dès le printemps 2021, la construction d'un bâtiment communautaire muni d'une serre d'abondance, d'une cuisine collective et salle de formation est prévu.

    Nous sommes une belle petite famille de 4 (2 enfants, un garçon & une fille) qui vivons dans une maison écologique.
    Il y a un superbe lac pour se baigner et des sentiers pédestres en forêt. Vous avez accès au paddle board et canot en été et aux séances de yoga, méditation et enseignements sur la sagesse amérindienne lorsque disponibles.
    Nous demandons 5 heures/jour, 5 jours/semaine.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Art Projects
    Teaching

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    A nice community experience, sharing and co-creating. We are vegetarian.
    Une belle expérience de communauté , partage et créativité. Nous sommes végétarien.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

  • Help

    Help

    From December 14, 2020 to January 11, 2021, we are looking for 2 autonomous and motivated volunteers! From customer reception, to maintenance of the premises and snow trails to outdoor work, this is the involvement required for a varied and enriching experience. In an eco-community setting where weekly activities to exchange, meditate and celebrate life are planned! Volunteers are welcome to bring their colors to these meetings and to the work! Ideal for 2 people who travel together and speak French!

    Thank you for your help
    We ask for 5 hours/day, 5 days/week.


    Du 14 décembre 2020 au 11 janvier 2021, nous sommes à la recherche de 2 volontaires autonomes et motivés! De l'accueil de la clientèle, à l'entretien des lieux et des sentiers de neige en passant par des travaux extérieurs, voilà l'implication demandée pour une expérience variée et enrichissante. Dans un cadre d'éco-communauté où la mise en place d'activités hebdomadaires pour échanger, méditer et célébrer la vie sont prévues! Les volontaires sont bienvenues à apporter leurs couleurs à ces rencontres et au niveau du travail! Idéal pour 2 personnes qui voyagent ensemble et qui parlent français !

    Merci de votre aide
    Nous demandons 5 heures/jour, 5 jours/semaines.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Room.
    Chambre.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Lot of hiking close by with beautiful view. Canoe and nature!
    La nature est riche en balade en canot, paddleboard, en raquettes ou à pied.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 625284131386