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We would like to train you so you volunteer your skills to support your family, friends and community .
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.
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.
STORYTELLING WED **** 7th Sep **** 21st Sep**** 05th Oct **** 19th Oct
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We suggest attending the 4 sessions as a deeper and more complete exploration of the theme, however, it is also okay if you are only able to start from the second session.
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.
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.