February 28, 2009

Monday 16th & Tuesday 17th February

Energy College “Charge Your Knowledge!”

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‘One World Workshop’ for two days.

When Kids took over…

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This is the story of what happened:

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‘Future transportation’ brought onto the site…

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lifting and shifting palettes to make mud free walkways

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demonstrating the art of chopping wood into kindling.

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Precision lighting of the bonfire – no newspaper required, dry grasses and loose twigs only!

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kept alive all day long…

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whilst printmaking happened on the gunpowder millstones

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and bamboo poles were lifted to make a wigwam structure

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that provided another shelter and perfect place to take a break!

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Palettes transformed into cafe furniture….decorated with an array of carefully selected fabric.

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plus an intriguing stage like structure appeared aswell as a site noticeboard.

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a moment of sword fighting…and lots of food preparation!

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with special homemade delicacies from Waltham abbey (blueberry muffins), Chingford (bread rolls) and a village in India (pasta)

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and then “lunchtime everybody”…

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Book your table for two anytime at Energy Cafe! we recommend just as the sun goes down!

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imagine a mealtime with

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musical accompaniment…

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this enormous pan pipe produces an all round sound when played with a flip flop!

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and then fine tuning hand tool skills..

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with a demonstration of the first wind power experiment.

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The field came alive with ideas…

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just imagine a moat here!

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Thankyou!!! Andy for bringing One World Workshop to Energy Cafe – to all the parents too. Plus a special thanks to ‘the kids’ for taking over! Come back soon!

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