Two members of our club joined BUND for the digging event. There were about 15 of us altogether and progress was good. We cleared out numerous blackberry bushes, and with the digger we cleared a large area that will hopefully be populated by rare species of plant. BUND very kindly provided a very tasty hot [...]
Following on the last two years success (see below for details), the Better World Club is running another CHARITY BOOK FAIR at:
ESOC from Monday 24 to Friday 28 November and at EUMETSAT from Monday 1 to Friday 5 December 2014
Discuss topics that matter. Explore solutions relating to environmental and social issues. Exchange eco tips and tricks. Share your views and ideas about things.
The next get together will take place on Wednesday 26 November from 18:00 at the Italian restaurant Mari e Monti in Darmstadt.
Volunteer a couple of hours of your time to bring a smile on a wrinkled face! And if you have children, why not bring them along? They are like sunshine for the old folks and your children will love the attention!
Volunteering at a home for Senior Citizens (Seniorenzentrum/ Altersheim) is not only a rewarding [...]
As in previous years, we are inviting you to donate warm clothing (coats, hats, scarves, gloves), practical winter shoes or boots, and warm clean blankets and pillows to help support the homeless and those living rough on the streets over the winter period. You can also donate children clothing, toys etc which will [...]
There will be a tree planting action on Saturday 22 November at 10:00 (for one hour or so) in the Griesheim Forest. See announcement below and just come along. Wear rough clothing and shoes/boots and bring a spade if you have.
Another incredible show of generosity! 112 boxes were lovingly packed by children and adults to bring a smile on many children faces who are less fortunate than we are. Christmas will certainly be brighter for them this year!
On Friday 7th Nov it was finally time to bring in the heavy equipment to remove the silt from the Mittelbach pond in Nieder Ramstadt. One large digger and two dumper trucks were hired to dig out and move the mud to another area.
Saturday started well, the weather was clear and surprisingly [...]
With so many helpers that came along on a rather misty Saturday morning, we managed to stack all the cut branches as planned and to start clearing part of the tons of mud from the pond. A rather messy and fun job for some of us who had the chance to play in the mud…not [...]
Around 20 people including a number of children and a dog joined the mushroom hunt on a gorgious October day. Baskets were full of mushrooms of all types such as Ritterlinge, Steinpilz, Teubling, Trichterlinge to name only a few. In the end Michael, mushroom expert made sure that whatever we took home was 100% safe.
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