Education

28
Jun

Students from Highfields School Find Artistic Inspiration in the Community Garden

Boundary Way Allotments & Community Garden is situated adjacent to Highfields and Pennfields Schools, with Highfields having been established at the same time as the allotment, in the 1950s, during the the building of the Warstones Estate. Both the allotment and the school were built to serve the community and in the 21st Century continue to provide for local people.

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23
Jun

Summer Solstice Folklore Learning & Seasonal Celebrations

As the Summer Solstice arrived on 21st June, Boundary Way Project were delighted to be able to mark this yearly seasonal event online with our community in a session led by local artist and folklorist Anne Marie Lagram. The session beamed us into Anne Marie’s Shropshire Garden, where we took a walk to explore plants and folklore associated with the

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22
Apr

Celebrating Earth Day: Boundary Way Project’s New Online Programme & #planetarypromise

Today the Boundary Way Project is delighted to be celebrating one of the most important days in our calendar – that’s right it is Earth Day! Earth Day has been taking place every year since 1970 and is a day aimed at diversifying, educating and activating the environmental movement worldwide for the future of our planet. Every Earth Day can

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2
Apr

Creative ways to explore nature with artist Hannah Ayre

  Boundary Way Project are pleased to share two new films created by artist Hannah Ayre demonstrating simple and inspiring projects that explore nature. In the first of these she demonstrates the cyanotype or sun-print technique and in the second how to create mandalas with found materials. The new resources have been put together as part of Boundary Way Project’s

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25
Feb

Boundary Way at Wolverhampton Literature Festival & Writer’s Group Announcement

As it returned for its fifth year, this year’s Wolverhampton Literature Festival featured amazing poets and writers from across the talented literary city of Wolverhampton, as well as further afield. As such an exciting and important event in the city’s calendar, the Boundary Way Project were delighted to be able to take part in a Writer’s Hub event showcasing work

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22
Feb

Upcoming Seasonal Online Workshops from the Boundary Way Project

  We’re delighted that as Wintery February draws to a close, our workshop programme remains as vibrant as ever and is jam packed full of activities to support our wellbeing and encourage more nature connection as this difficult time continues. The programme moves with the seasons and this upcoming series of sessions sees us make our way towards the brighter

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21
Feb

Maria’s February Nature Challenge: Week 4

Welcome to the final week of Maria’s February Nature Challenge, we can’t believe we are here already! For any of you who are just joining us, Maria is our resident Herbalist at Boundary Way and she’s been looking at how to get everyone more connected with Nature.  She’s setting one challenge per day, for the whole of February, with a

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7
Dec

Virtual Residency with Artist Hannah Ayre and Penn Fields School

  As part of our new project, funded by the Culture Recovery Fund for Heritage, the Boundary Way Project has created a Virtual Artist Residency exploring accessible ways of learning using digital platforms. We are delighted to be working with participatory artist Hannah Ayre, who is exploring creativity, nature connection and wellbeing with Key Stage 3 pupils at Penn Fields

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30
Nov

Winter Poetry Project: Punjabi Women Writers Group & Poetry Evening

As part of the Boundary Way Project’s new funding from the Culture Heritage Fund, we are delighted to be able to continue developing poetry as a medium to help make connections, explore seasonal heritage and engage with new audiences as part of our new programme. Following on from our successful Summer poetry commission with the Poets, Prattlers and Pandemonialists, we

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23
Nov

Winter Wonder Programme: Virtual Workshops & Sessions

  We’re so excited to be announcing further dates as part of our new virtual seasonal programme, ‘Winter Wonder’. Made possible through funding from the Culture Recovery Fund for heritage, this upcoming series of online content is designed to inspire and motivate us all during this difficult time of further lockdown and social distancing, especially as we move into the

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