Immerse yourself in the Hawkwood experience on one of our residential courses, or simply join us for a day. We have a huge range of creative and inspiring courses: focus on movement and creativity with yoga or an art workshop, get involved with social change, reconnect with nature, or join us for a poetry, storytelling, classical music, woodwork, blacksmithing or embroidery course.
We offer a unique mix of vibrant and stimulating courses, often not found elsewhere.
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An engaging summer afternoon concert with chart-topping guitarist Craig Ogden. Each item on the programme is introduced with an anecdote or knowledge about the composer, the instrumentation or the performance challenges presented by a particular piece.
Facilitator: David Goddard
We are all aware that our planet is in an ecological emergency and we must do all we can to avert this crisis. This course addresses this urgent issue from a spiritual and imaginative point of view. There will be…
Relax body, mind and soul with yoga
Facilitator: Mel Skinner
Step away from the to-do lists, the responsibilities and the busy-ness and remember what it is to rest, relax and restore with restorative, gentle yoga and yoga nidra. These forms of yoga are designed to take the body out of…
Journey of Transformation
Facilitator: Ravi Ravindra & Amit Biswas
In this weekend retreat we will explore the various steps and stages of transformation through dialogues and discussions from Hindu, Buddhist and Christian sacred literature and in the teachings of two modern sages, namely, Krishnamurti and Gurdjieff. The process will…
Public talk with Ravi Ravindra
Spiritual scholar Ravi Ravindra will be giving a public talk on “Self Inquiry & Transformation” in the opening evening of his weekend retreat “Yoga Philosophy”. Ravi makes complex concepts accessible to those with a general interest, or deeper knowledge. He…
Mapping a wellbeing future, from me to we
Facilitator: Network of Wellbeing (NOW) & Hawkwood
This event will bring together leading thinkers and activists in the happiness and wellbeing movement, to map how we can build a future of wellbeing for individuals, communities, and society as a whole. This is no easy task; we are…
Facilitator: Arian Leljak
During the Blacksmithing day workshop participants will have the opportunity to learn and experience the ancient elements of forge work: fire use and maintenance, heating the steel to around 1000 C, and hammering it on an anvil to produce graceful…