Scottish Storytelling

training by donation or free

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We would like to train you so you volunteer your skills to support your family, friends and community .




Scottish Storytelling training

Training 2022

  10:30am to 2:30pm

 

Facilitator: Dougie MacKay

 

 

When we go back to nature and the stories our ancestors told, our roots are strenghtened and our full creativity begins to flow. This work is an opportunity for you to deepen your connection with nature, community, yourself and amazing stories told time after time.

Project: Donate What You Can

Connecting and strenghtening communities.

PRE-REQUIREMENT: We would like to train people who can trully commit to all dates, do the full training and use the skills learnt to share with their family, friends and community as we would like this project to benefit the wider community as well.

Book here for before summer:
Dates for group 1 before summer:

 

STORYTELLING WED: **** 27th Apr **** 11th May **** 25th May **** 08th June

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Dates for group 2 after summer:

STORYTELLING WED   **** 7th Sep **** 21st Oct **** 05th Nov **** 19th Nov

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Arrival 10am, teachings 10:30am to 2:30pm (eat whenever hungry)
2:30pm is official lunch time, social time, and school pick up time
Please bring a packed lunch. Tea will be provided around the fire.
 

Coming by bus

Take bus 44 or 44A to Balerno

From the City Centre it takes around 30 minutes in the bus to Balerno. Stop at 3rd bus stop after little roundabout. Walk for 15 minutes (about one mile) into Cockburnhill Road into the countryside. Pass sign saying FREE Company, keep goind straight ahead. When you come to a V junction, turn righ. Walk 2 minutes. The woodland is to your left. Follow the stream. If you need more directions please text us on phone  075 0443 8763.

Coming by car

By car from Edinburgh:

From the city centre in Edinburgh, go in the direction of Lanark Road West, pass Juniper Green and Currie villages. Balerno is the next Village. At the roundabout go straight up the hill, pass all houses on your right, when you see the last house, a cream house in the corner, turn right into Cockburnhill Road. Pass sign saying FREE Company, keep goind straight ahead. When you come to a V junction, turn righ. Walk 2 minutes. The woodland is to your left. Follow the stream. If you need more directions please text us on phone  075 0443 8763 

  By car from outside Edinburgh:

Follow directions to A71. At Hermiston Gate Park and Ride roundabout turn left, at next roundabout pass Herriot What University on your right, keep going straight ahead up the hill pass another roundabout, keep going up the hill until you come to Main Road called Lanark Road West where you turn righ. Pass Currie village and Balerno is the next Village. Once you are in Balerno, follow directions as above.

We look forward to sharing this training with you!