The website address is: Cob Workshops ( CW ) https://cobworkshops.org.
The content on this site, specifically events, are crowd-sourced by people know as Organizers aka teachers, or event promoters.
We do not collect fees for workshops, or sell tickets online at this time.
That is for the Organizers to arrange. Organizers, create an account on CW to publish events to the calendar. Event posts auto-delete 3 years or sooner.
Safety & Awareness
We do not vet Organizers, event participants or visitors of this website.
Do your due diligence in reviewing potential construction environments and exchanges.
Drink water, watch out for each other, and don’t work tooo hard!
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
Only upload legal media if you have permission to do so and or hold copyright.
Media uploaded to CW may be used in advertising material on the site or slideshow.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users or organizers that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
Event, Venue, and Organizer Information
If you create, submit, import, save, or publish Event, Venue, or Organizer information, such information is retained in the local database:
Venue information: name, address, city, country, state, postal code, phone, website, geographical coordinates (latitude and longitude)
Organizer information: name, phone, website, email
Event information: website, cost, description, date, time, image
Importing Events, Venues, and Organizers:
All data present within a CSV or ICS file and external URLs (for events, venues, organizers, and tickets)
Import origin data (URL from where events are being imported—such as Eventbrite, MeetUp, other compatible URL sources, and more, which can include similar or same data as listed above)
Eventbrite Ticket information: name, description, cost, type, quantity
Please note that to create new events through the Community Events submission form, a user must hold a website account on this domain. This information is retained in the local database.
We make use of certain APIs, in order to provide specific features.
These APIs may include the following third party services: (API key, auth URL, Client Secret)
WordPress.com, PayPal (email, Client ID, Client Secret),
Google Maps (API key),
Meetup (OAuth token), , Eventbrite (API key, auth URL, Client Secret), and Zoom (email, Client ID, Client Secret).
Mailchimp is no longer used as an email subscription service.
Updated: March 12, 2022