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July 2021

Birds of prey – 2021

16 July - 5 November

Come and discover the world of nocturnal birds of prey in the company of Solène Baguet, ecologist - SB Biodiversité.   To discover the nocturnal world, we invite you to meet us on - Friday 16th July at 9pm - Friday 6th August at 9pm - Friday 24th September at 8.45 pm - Friday 5th November at 8pm    Provisional programme 21:00 : Welcome 21:15 : Presentation of the nocturnal birds of prey 21.45 : Start of the walk 23:30…

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Discover the butterflies at Les Courmettes – 2021

24 July - 11 September
Domaine des Courmettes, 4500 route de Courmettes
Tourrettes sur Loup, 06140 France
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Come and discover the different butterflies at the Domaine des Courmettes!   We will meet at 10:30am in front of the main building. We are running multiple sessions on: - Saturday 24th July - Saturday 11th September     Please come dressed appropriately (with well-soled shoes) and don’t forget your water. The walk will take two hours and is not difficult. We will stop frequently to observe and identify the butterflies we pass. In order to reduce the risk of…

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Astronomy at Les Courmettes – 2021

29 July - 4 November
Domaine des Courmettes, 4500 route de Courmettes
Tourrettes sur Loup, 06140 France
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  Come and discover the marvels of the night at Les Courmettes with Florent Bailleul, scientific mediator and a specialist in astronomy and the nocturnal world! Astronomy at Les Courmettes - 2hrs Thursday 8th July - 22h00 Thursday 15th July - 22h00 Thursday 29th July - 22h00 Thursday 5th August - 21h45 Thursday 12th August - 21h45 Thursday 28th October - 21h00 Thursday 4th November - 21h00       Planned programme: (The host is able to adapt the session…

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August 2021

God, nature, and me! – Holiday camp for adults

8 August - 14 August
Domaine des Courmettes, 4500 route de Courmettes
Tourrettes sur Loup, 06140 France
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Come and enjoy the magnificent natural site of Les Courmettes for a week rich in discovery, exchange, and fellowship. Together with the organisation Joie et Vie, we are offering a residential camp for adults with three primary objectives: To offer an active and dynamic holiday. To reflect on the links between the Christian faith and the preservation of nature. To discover and learn more about the work of A Rocha France (the organisation which manages Les Courmettes) and its efforts…

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Annual training week for the Ambassadors of A Rocha France

15 August - 21 August
Domaine des Courmettes, 4500 route de Courmettes
Tourrettes sur Loup, 06140 France
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"I am convinced that ecological issues are important to God, and that the Church has an essential mission in these times of crisis. But sometimes I feel a bit alone! I would like to be better equipped to talk about it, and to act with others". If these words resonate with you, then the Ambassador Training week is the one for you! From the August 16th-21st we are offering a week of training to equip you with theological, scientific, and…

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Discover the bats at Les Courmettes – 2021

27 August
Domaine des Courmettes, 4500 route de Courmettes
Tourrettes sur Loup, 06140 France
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Come and discover the fascinating life of bats with Solène Baguet, écologue - SB Biodiversité ! Solène Baguet ©   We invite you to join us at Les Courmettes on Friday 27th August at 21:00.   The provisional programme is as follows: 7pm: Discover more about bats and how they live - indoor presentation 8pm: Evening walk with an ultra-sound detector to listen to the bats on site 9pm: End of the evening       Practical information: Registration is…

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September 2021

Discover the fauna and flora of Les Courmettes – 2021

4 September - 30 October
Domaine des Courmettes, 4500 route de Courmettes
Tourrettes sur Loup, 06140 France
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Come and discover the fauna and flora of Les Courmettes and the (sometimes surprising) ways in which they interact!   We invite you to join us on: - Saturday 4th September - 10 am - Saturday 30th October - 10 am       Please come suitably dressed (with well-soled, strong shoes for hiking) and please don’t forget to bring your water. The walk takes between 2 hours and 2hrs30 (4km, with a total ascent of 100m). We will stop frequently…

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Beekeeping workshops 2021

4 September
Domaine des Courmettes, 4500 route de Courmettes
Tourrettes sur Loup, 06140 France
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Come and discover the world of the hive, the work of the bees, and a method of beekeeping that takes care of its bees. These sessions will be run with Tristan Roussel, the beekeeper of Les Courmettes.    We will meet on site at the welcome point (the doorway of the main building) at 9am. The dates are as follows: - Saturday 4th September       Prepare yourself for a half-day interactive and participatory workshop, adapted to the group,…

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Creation care week with Dave Bookless

12 September - 18 September
Domaine des Courmettes, 4500 route de Courmettes
Tourrettes sur Loup, 06140 France
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Living hope for a wounded world The Bible contains visions of a future era of hope and peace beyond tragedy and judgment. Jesus also taught us to pray for God’s kingdom to come on earth as in heaven. Yet, we live in an era of ecological disaster and fear, with predictions of disastrous climate change, loss of wildlife, plastic pollution and waste. In addition, many are in despair at economic, social and political trends which cause injustice, division and poverty. What…

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Minibeasts 2021

18 September
Domaine des Courmettes, 4500 route de Courmettes
Tourrettes sur Loup, 06140 France
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Discover the world of insects and minibeasts with naturalist Nicolas Prin.   We invite you to join us at 10h00 at Les Courmettes on: - Saturday 18th September - *New dates to be added soon!*           Don't forget to bring water and to come wearing good walking shoes. The walk will last approximately two hours, and we will stop frequently to observe and identify the insects we come across (such as the orthoptera!). In compliance with the rules…

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