The Words for Wellbeing Organisation

Day of Access

Day of Access is a collaborative project considering place-awareness, access to nature, healing, illness and wounded nature. Conceived by Alec Finlay, it has been developed with Lapidus, the Travelling Gallery and a wide range of other partners from the fields of environment, the arts and wellbeing*. It takes place over a two-year period, July 2019–July […]

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Words Work Well for All: SESSIONS

We are excited to welcome back ‘Words Work Well for All’ sessions this May! The sessions explore ways in which words and writing can inspire and help us through difficult times and beyond. Sessions are free and open to all abilities. ‘Writing the Garden’ FREE Creative Writing the Garden sessions starting 1st May 2.30 – […]

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End of Life Choices?

Screening of two short films A free event organised by Lapidus Scotland and members of the Glasgow Die-a-log group Monday 29 April 2019, 7.00 – 9.30pm Centre for Contemporary Arts 350 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow G2 3JD Screening of two short films: Die-a-log (20 minutes, dir. Shantiketu) The Last Companion (30 minutes, actor Pene Herman-Smith, dir. […]

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Writing in the Garden

with Woodlands Community Garden Free Writing the Garden sessions starting Tuesday 8 January – 12 February 2019 2-4pm There’s a lot in common between writing and gardening. Both start small – seeds & words – and grow from there. The stories of growing can make up a story or a poem or a great diary […]

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Autumn Voices – book launches

ISBN: 978-0-9573340-4-5 Edited by Robin Lloyd-Jones, (PlaySpace Publications, £12.99) – £12.00 at launch. Scottish writers over 70 talk about creativity in later life. There will be readings by the writers in the book, drawn from: Sheena Blackhall, Larry Butler, Jenni Calder, A,C.Clarke, Stewart Conn, Douglas Dunn, Sally Evans, Vicki Feaver, Lee Gershuny, Alasdair Gray, Diana […]

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Whatton Lodge Residential Workshop

[fusion_text]A Lapidus Scotland Residential Workshop for Facilitators and Organisers of Reading, Writing and Storytelling for Wellbeing Course leaders Valerie Gillies and Larry Butler plus guest artist Lesley O’Brien 21st to 23rd September2018 Friday from 5pm till Sunday 5pm at Whatton Lodge, Gullane, East Lothian Download Application form [gview file=”https://www.lapidusscotland.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Brochure-WWWfAWhatton-2018.pdf”]   [/fusion_text] […]

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