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PAST EVENTS 2016




Dancing In The Woods DANCING IN THE WOODS WEEKEND
with Tim Broughton

Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th June
1:00pm until 10:00pm Saturday- 10:45am until 4:00pm Sunday

A unique opportunity to dance the 5Rhythms outdoors:
Dance round the primal centre of the fire circle in the heart of the living woods.
Experience movement and music with earth under foot
and the vast ceiling of the sky overhead.






PAST EVENTS 2015




Yoga at The Clearing

YOGA AT THE CLEARING

Bring the senses to life and nourish body and soul with a day of yoga in a wonderful woodland setting with Alice Martineau and Gemma Galey-Jones.

Sunday 21st June

10:00am - 4:30pm






Dancing In The Woods DANCING IN THE WOODS
with Tim Broughton

Saturday 30th May
1:30pm -9:00pm

A unique opportunity to dance the 5Rhythms outdoors:
Dance round the primal centre of the fire circle in the heart of the living woods.
Experience movement and music with earth under foot
and the vast ceiling of the sky overhead.







Fire Puja


FIRE PUJA CEREMONY
with Lama Karma Samten

Sunday 20th September
11:00am -3:00pm






PAST EVENTS 2014



The Story Walks Cycle


THE STORYWALKS CYCLE
with Hugh Lupton and Tim Sanderson

An exciting collaboration between master story teller Hugh Lupton,
artist Tim Sanderson and the living landscape of a Norfolk Wood.

A seasonal series of journeys through story, sculpture and landscape;


Sunday 4th May 1:30pm

Taliesin and Tales of Strange and Miraculous Births

A walk through the wood in the full green freshness of spring...
interspersed with sculptures and stories of strange and miraculous births,
including the Welsh bardic legend of Taliesin, the divine poet...
this is the season of growth and burgeoning life,
when the land of eternal youth spills out into all of creation.


Thursday 24th and Sunday 27th July 1:30pm

The Firebird and Tales of the Triumph of Light

A walk through the wood in high summer...
interspersed with sculptures and stories of the triumph of the light,
including the Russian wonder-tale: The Firebird and the Horse of Power
and the legend of the Norfolk folk hero Tom Hickathrift...
this is the season when the solar hero's power is at its shining height.


Sunday 12th October 1:30pm

Adonis and Tales of the Waning of Light

A walk through the wood in mellow autumn...
interspersed with sculptures and stories of the waning light,
including Venus and Adonis...
this is the season of gathering shadows
when the gateway between the worlds is opened.


Sunday 25th January 1:30pm

Gawain & the Green Knight and Tales of Death and Return

A walk through the wood in midwinter...
interspersed with sculptures and stories of death and return,
including Gawain and the Green Knight...
This is the season of the triumph of the night, the return to earth,
the festival of hope that is Christmas, and the promise of the quickening seed...

Click here to see images from The Storywalks Cycle






MINDFULNESS
with Susanna Alyce

Saturday May 17th

Mindfulness: paying attention to what is here, in this moment, with non-judgment.

A day of mindfulness meditation set in a beautiful clearing
in the heart of the woods.






Dancing In The Woods DANCING IN THE WOODS
with Tim Broughton

Saturday 19th July
1:30pm -9:00pm

A unique opportunity to dance the 5Rhythms outdoors:
Dance round the primal centre of the fire circle in the heart of the living woods.
Experience movement and music with earth under foot
and the vast ceiling of the sky overhead.