About the local hosting organizationLet's your creativity run wild: you have the floor, on the banks of the Dordogne river. For two years, the municipality of Lalinde welcomes with enjoyment international workcamps. This old fortified-town of the XIIth century composed of 3000 inhabitants, is located in the South of the department of Dordogne, in Purple Périgord, ground of vineyards.
About the volunteer workDuring this workcamp, following on from the former workcamps of 2015 and 2016, you will renovate one room of the magnificent “Montard House”, along the Dordogne river. The main part of the project will be dedicated to the “Book Festival”, organised by the municipality: you will help with logistical aspects, and will use your creativity to be involved in this local project, and express yourself. This event will be a great occasion to share and exchange about your culture with locals!
Local accommodationYou will be hosted in the municipal campsite, in shared bungallows, and will have access to all the equipements (kitchen, sanitary facilities...) Food is included, and you will cook in turns.
About the project locationLalinde is 25km from Bergerac, and 50km away from Sarlat-de-Caneda and Perigueux. During your free time, you can walk along the Lalinde Canal, and discover the beauty of the Dordogne valley. You will also be able to do canoeing, swimming... There are many castles, roman churches, beautiful villages to see and, in agreement with the other participants, you will plan activities to explore and discover the region. The traditional international meal, a very convivial time, will be the occasion to share a dish from your country with the locals.