The World Tree; Storytelling walk with Lisa Schneidau

As part of the Saving Devon's Treescapes project, Lisa Schneidau takes us to another world through a storytelling walk, through Wembury Woods.

  • Booking essential
  • Free event

Lisa Schneidau tells ancient stories from the Norse, Irish and British traditions in this storytelling walk, peppered with natural history and sharp observation. Find out how ash trees have always been at the centre of change – and why the old stories tell us of hope and renewal.

This session is part of the summer events series by Saving Devon's Treescapes, a project led by Devon Wildlife Trust on behalf of the Devon Ash Dieback Resilience Forum, and funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund. Read more about the project and find other ways to get involved here: https://www.devonwildlifetrust.org/what-we-do/our-projects/saving-devons-treescapes.

The event is open to all, however, we will be walking across a wooded area and the ground may be uneven. Assistance dogs only please.

The basics

Booking details
Call 01752 346585
www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-world-tree-storytelling-walk-with-lisa-schneidau-tickets-358407946817
Suitability
Children are welcome if accompanied by an adult.
Meeting point
Old Barton Farm, Wembury, PL9 0DN. We are meeting in a field, the postcode will not guide you to the exact point. More details under Other info. What3Words ///wimp.brother.kebab
What to bring and wear
Dress appropriately for the weather, sun cream, etc. Wear sturdy footwear suitable for uneven ground. Bring a drink and snack.
Accessibility
Some steep sections of path, through woodland, Approx. 2/3 miles. Nearest WC at Wembury Beach car park.
Other
Directions from Plymouth. On Wembury Road after Trescan House, take the next left onto a track heading towards Foxcove Scout Campsite, Wembury. Parking in field 300m up this track.

Contact Info

Name
Sue Beegan
Email
southdevon@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01752 346585

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The World Tree; Storytelling walk with Lisa Schneidau

Sun 10 Jul 2022
14:00-16:00
As part of the Saving Devon's Treescapes project, Lisa Schneidau takes us to another world through a storytelling walk, through Wembury Woods.