Announcing: Playwork Campference 2021

Announcing: Playwork Campference 2021

By Morgan Times like these, it’s tempting to focus occasionally on fun times years ago, or future plans far enough away to get excited about now. Claude Stephens, and the good people of Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest, have been helping us do both this...
GUEST WRITER: Playwork Campference 2019 – “That’s playwork”

GUEST WRITER: Playwork Campference 2019 – “That’s playwork”

Simon Rix has been in playwork since he was 17, taking roles at all levels in adventure playgrounds and advocacy for children’s right to play. We knew it was essential that his passion, experience and political context be represented in this young and growing...
Playwork Campference 2019 – A Million Thank Yous

Playwork Campference 2019 – A Million Thank Yous

By Zan It’s been 2 weeks since the Playwork Campference 2019 ended and I am surrounded by snotty tissues. No, I am not emotional that it is all over, this is just my compulsory post-project cold. I’ve got to say, this is the worst one I’ve had for a...
GUEST WRITER: Playwork Campference 2019 – “…we practice ways out and in of play.”

GUEST WRITER: Playwork Campference 2019 – “…we practice ways out and in of play.”

We have invited our one of the first recipients of the Playworker Travelling Fund, Ana Rita to write about the journey that she took with Pop-Up Adventure Play to the Playwork Campference 2019. We haven’t quite written about it yet (our reflection time is taking...