Well Hello There, 2020

Well Hello There, 2020

By Zan This is a quick note from all of us at Pop-Up Adventure Play, wishing everyone a Happy New Year! Many folks may only just be getting back to work now, but we have already running full steam for the last few days! Next week, Morgan and I will be heading to...
Our 2019: The Year of Connection

Our 2019: The Year of Connection

By Zan Our annual tradition is to write about each year in a blogpost. This is mostly to document what exactly we have been up to in the past 12 months, but also serves as a reflective moment for us. Afterall, Professor Fraser Brown suggested that playworkers should...
Playwork Campference 2019: Reflective Letter from our Previous Keynote Speaker

Playwork Campference 2019: Reflective Letter from our Previous Keynote Speaker

******Dear Campference 2019 attendees,Why do we attend conferences?To paraphrase the 20th Century poet, T.S. Eliot: ‘information is not knowledge and knowledge is not wisdom’. In other words, it is possible to have lots of information in your memory about a particular...

Popping Up in the Community – Part 6 – Celebrating 2018

By ZanIt has been an amazing year for me at Pop-Up Adventure Play. Not only have I managed to travel to two new countries with this little charity, but I have also started embedding play into my own community. I’ve been in the field for over 10 years now but...