The Enchanted Wood

The Enchanted Wood

Sun 21 Oct 2012

1.00 pm — 4.00 pm
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (find us)
Garden Wide
No booking required

The Botanics will be brimming with fairy tales on Sunday 21 October...

Wind your way to enchanting storytelling hubs all around the Garden. If you're lucky some of our roaming storytellers might find you first!

The main storytelling hubs will run a series of 15 minute sessions on the hour, at twenty past the hour, and at twenty to the hour between 1pm and 4pm: feel free to come and go between these sessions.

Yarns in the Oak Lawn Storytelling Village, 1pm - 4pm
The Yurt welcomes children up to 5 and their families
The Teepee welcomes children ages 6/7 + and their families

Tales in the Temperate Palm House, 1pm - 4pm
The Palm House welcomes adults and children

Stories in the Gateway Decking Outdoor Auditorium, 1pm - 4pm
The Auditorium welcomes adults and children
Please note these sessions will run weather permitting

A Box of Delights in the Gateway's Patrick Geddes Room, 2pm - 2.45pm
Fun for all and particularly suitable for children with additional support needs

Roaming storytellers will be on hand to treat you to a story on the spot -
you may find some in the Chinese & Queen Mother's Memorial Garden Pavilions!

Featuring the Storytelling Festival guest storytellers, SYT Family Storytime and some of the Botanics' own Talking Trees Storytellers. 

Part of the Scottish International Storytelling Festival 19th - 28th October.

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