Number of volunteers:12
Several interventions are planned during the two worksite sessions: The crypt: clear and clean the interior of the crypt, repaint the grid and take back the plaster of the facade (clean, purge, plaster). The wall: make a preventive restoration of the wall over a length of about 4m (remove the soil, redraw the base of the wall and put the stones in their place). The steps: clean and de-vegetate. If necessary, pick up the stones and replace the missing ones.
Participate in the enhancement of the historical heritage of Barbentane, a picturesque Provencal village with many listed monuments. The town is located near Avignon, the Alpilles Park and other jewels. You will discover cities and landscapes of Provence with intoxicating scents, rocked by the song of the cicadas. The crypt is located in a beautiful park shaded by more than one hundred years old cedars and filled with all the essences of the Mediterranean forest. It served as a tomb to the family of Andigné, descendants of Marquis Robin de Barbentane. By participating in this project, you will contribute to the restoration of the Provençal heritage and to the touristic promotion of the place while discovering both artisanal restoration techniques and regional specialties.
Barbentane is a small Provençal village of 4000 inhabitants, known for its many listed monuments (the Anglica tower, the Knights house, the castle etc.) offering a wide choice of cultural, heritage and environmental discoveries. You will participate in the festivities of the village, you will hike in the massif of the montagnette and you will be able to take advantage of the festival of Avignon which is really close.
You will be housed in tents on a Barbentane sports complex near the construction site. Bring your floor mat or inflatable mattress and your sleeping bag. You will share the different collective tasks and prepare the meals together. The budget will be managed by your camp leaders and you will participate in the shopping of local and seasonal products and the preparation of the meals.
Please bring: working gloves and shoes, casual clothing, hat/cap, sunglasses, sun cream, mosquitos repellant, swimming suit. Foreigners belonging to the European Union must bring with them a personal EHIC (European Health Insurance Card), and everybody must, in any case, bring their insurance certificate. If health issues happen on the project, volunteers will have to pay for it, and will then be reimbursed once back in their home country.
Number of volunteers:12
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You will continue the restoration of the facade walls of the chapel St Michel which began in 2017. This year, you will realize the work on the part of the building that is dated in the 12th century. You will be: 1 Cleaning and purging the walls of any external elements (vegetation, concrete, etc.) 2 Re-grouting the mortar joints 3 Replacing missing parts You will also have the opportunity to practice working with lime plaster on the northern facade.
Take part in the valorization of the historical heritage of Cabannes, a charming Provencal village close to Avignon, Cavaillon, the Parc of Alpilles and other regional jewels. You will discover towns and landscapes of Provence region with intoxicating scents, lulled by the song of the cicadas. The chapel of Saint Michel, is a 12th century building with an extension dating from the 17th century. It is the oldest monument of the village, built at the intersection of two ancient Roman roads and at the origins of the village. By participating in this work camp, you will contribute to the restoration of the Provencal heritage; you will discover both techniques of craft restoration and regional specialties.
Cabannes is a very dynamic, small Provencal village of 4500 inhabitants, in the heart of Provence, offering a wide range of cultural, patrimonial, and environmental discoveries. You will participate in the festivities of the village, including the “fête de la Madeleine” and July 14th (French national day), and see the Avignon festival nearby.
You will be accommodated at the socio-cultural building in the center of Cabannes. Bring your sleeping bag and your sleeping mat or inflatable mattress. You will share the different collective tasks and prepare meals together. The budget will be managed by your camp leaders and you will participate in the grocery shopping and the preparation of meals, favoring the local and seasonal products.
Note that you will be working on scaffoldings. Please bring: working gloves and shoes, casual clothing, hat/cap, sunglasses, sun cream, mosquito repellant, swimming suit. As the accommodation and workcamp area are not nearby, you will have to take the bicycles which will be provided. Foreigners belonging to the European Union must bring with them a personal EHIC (European Health Insurance Card), and everybody must, in any case, bring their insurance certificate. If health issues happen on the project, volunteers will have to pay for it, and will then be reimbursed once back in their home country.
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