Wild Words in Pitlochry

Book a free event during our month-long celebration of the language and words that connect people with landscapes, nature and wild places

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This October we are celebrating Wild Words with special events in our Wild Space visitor centre in Pitlochry. Here are some of the events we have planned:

Wild Words in Pitlochry 2019 v2Land-themed writing workshop with Merryn Glover
30 September, 2pm-4pm

The Cairngorms National Park writer in residence will help you respond to nature. Workshops include time outdoors, so please bring appropriate clothing/footwear. Free but email Merryn to book a place with 'Pitlochry' as your subject line.

Wild Words workshop 1Family Friendly Workshop
5 October, 2pm-4pm

Family friendly workshop with Rebecca Logsdon from our John Muir Award team. Free but email Wild Space to book a space.

Wild Words in Pitlochry 2019 v2Wildlife-themed writing workshop with Merryn Glover
7 October, 2pm-4pm

The Cairngorms National Park writer in residence will help you respond to nature. Workshops include time outdoors, so please bring appropriate clothing/footwear. Free but email Merryn to book a place with 'Pitlochry' as your subject line.

Wild Words Chris KnapmanTree-themed illustrated talk by Chris Knapman
12 October, 2pm-4pm

Explore our essential relationship with trees, our prejudices and fears, but also our inspirations. Free but email Wild Space to book a place.

Wild Words in Pitlochry 2019 v2People-themed writing workshop with Merryn Glover
14 October, 2pm-4pm

The Cairngorms National Park writer in residence will help you respond to nature. Workshops include time outdoors, so please bring appropriate clothing/footwear. Free but email Merryn to book a place with 'Pitlochry' as your subject line.

Jon Plunkett with Wild Words logoNature performance evening hosted by local poet Jon Plunkett
26 October, 5pm-7pm

Bring your nature-themed poems, songs and musical pieces to perform. Free but email Wild Space to book a place.

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