We run events in each of our five regions as well as an annual conference as part of National Maintenance Week. Every event that we run is free of charge, we just ask that you register so that we know how much tea and cake to order.
Heritage Survey and Churchyards/Wildlife Training
Start Date: 26th October 2016 End Date: 26th October 2016 Start Time: 10:00 End Time: 16:00 Region: Lincolnshire Location: St Sebastian’s Church High Street Great Gonerby Grantham
Anyone interested in helping to keep an historic building well maintained, and learning how to spot maintenance issues before they become costly repairs, is welcome to come along to this survey day, which is free to attend and includes lunch.
Baseline Building Condition Survey Training Day
Start Date: 31st October 2016 End Date: 31st October 2016 Start Time: 09:00 End Time: 16:00 Region: Cumbria Location: Our Lady of the Sea, Star & St Michael Church, Banklands, Workington, Cumbria
Come and learn how simple maintenance can help you avoid costly building repairs and how to undertake a Baseline Building Condition Survey to identify common maintenance issues at your place of worship. Free, includes light lunch.
Re-survey, St George's Kidderminster
Start Date: 31st October 2016 End Date: 31st October 2016 Start Time: 09:30 End Time: 13:00 Region: Herefordshire & Worcestershire Location: Kidderminster, St George's Parish Church Radford Avenue Kidderminster DY10 2ES
Join our first Worcestershire co-op member as we complete our third survey at St George's. We will be using our new survey form, and hope to create a maintenance plan too.
Managing your churchyard for wildlife/looking after churchyard trees
Start Date: 2nd November 2016 End Date: 2nd November 2016 Start Time: 10:30 End Time: 13:00 Region: Herefordshire & Worcestershire Location: The Garron Centre, Llangarron Parish Church, Llangarron, near Ross-on-Wye
Staff from our project partners Caring for God's Acre will lead us through the process of how to manage your churchyard to improve its biodiversity (and save you money on grass cutting).
Energy Efficiency and Energy Audit Session
Start Date: 9th November 2016 End Date: 9th November 2016 Start Time: 14:00 End Time: 16:30 Region: Cumbria Location: St Cuthbert's Church Plumbland Wigton CA7 2BU
Join the newly created Binsey Maintenance Co-operative Group for a training session looking at Energy efficiency for places of worship. We'll undertake an energy audit of St Cuthbert's church and look at pros and cons of various heating systems.