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Challenge 10 – Symbol of Joy

Symbol of Hope and Joy 🌟 We look at Spring and Easter as a time of hope and joy, so this weeks overall theme is hope and connection. Today’s challenge over the course of the week is to have a fully assembled symbol of hope by Easter Saturday, using objects from

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Challenge 9 – Sharing hope

Today’s challenge is to share with us what’s giving you hope and who’s inspiring you at these unprecedented times…🌟 Let’s share and spread love, happiness and hope💟 📅 Today⏰ From 1pm📌 Home🔄 For more info: https://theaws.co.uk/everyday-wild-challenge/ #BrumTogether

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Challenge 8 – Spotting Trees

‪For today’s challenge please see the below, in association with @BhamTrees4Life ‬and @thewoodlandtrust ‪📅 Today‬‪⏰ From 1pm‬‪📌 Home‬‪🔄 For more information: theaws.co.uk/everyday-wild-… ‬ ‪#BrumTogether‬ While adhering to the strict social distancing rules, why not, while on your daily walk use the Woodland Trust’s Twigged link to spot and recognise trees in your local area. Its fun,

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Challenge 7 – Windowsill Garden

CHALLENGE 7🏆 Make your own windowsill garden! 🌱 Now’s the time of year to get planting, but what if you can’t get out? No worries, because your windowsill is probably the best place to grow things on ready for the outdoors anyway, or just to make it look nice! 😍 📅 Today⏰ From 1pm📌 Home🔄 For

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Growing together in Kings Heath

Growing things in shared spaces can be very rewarding.  Community gardens are great to grow your own food and plants and make long term change locally – Enjoy the benefits of having a cleaner, greener place to live, meet people living locally and grow things together.  It’s important to stay

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Challenge 6 – In the night garden

CHALLENGE 6 🏆 For today we’re sharing a great challenge from Ranger Dean at Bournville Virtual Forest School for you to have a go at! 📅 Today⏰ From 1pm📌 Home🔄 Check out all of social media pages to see what we’re up to: Twitter/Instagram: @TAWSociety, Facebook: @theaws (join our Active Communities Going Wild group!), Website: www.theaws.co.uk/everyday-wild-challenge/

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Challenge 5 – Wilding Wishes

CHALLENGE 5 🏆 Find beauty and happiness in the little things but also remember to dream big💭💌 Every time you feel the urge to get out, write it down, put it in the jar and create your ultimate bucket list! Photograph your best ideas so we can share them and inspire

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Giving Peas a chance

We are making special deliveries of peas to grow at home in the Balsall Heath Area. Beat the isolation blues, grow your own peas and share photos as you plant, watch grow and harvest your crop. The deliveries made by General Public with The Active Wellbeing Society, work within the

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Challenge 4 – Noticing Birds

CHALLENGE 4 🏆 What bird song can you hear?   Go and hang out with your local birds this evening, and why not try set your alarm early tomorrow morning for the dawn chorus (5:45am)Send us your videos, photos, sound clips of birds singing! 📅 Today⏰ From 1pm📌 Home🔄 For access to the printable pdf: https://zcu.io/BMsI

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Challenge 3 Flowers & Plants

CHALLENGE 3 🏆 What flowers and plants do you have in your garden or local green area? 🌳 Fancy doing a scavenger hunt and drawing your favourite?Send us your pictures 🌻🌼 📅 Today⏰ From 1pm📌 Home🔄 For access to the printable pdf: https://zcu.io/BMsI #BrumTogether

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Challenge 2 Rainbows

CHALLENGE 2 🏆 Get involved and draw some pictures of rainbows and put them up in your window for all to see!Let’s spread a little joy 🌟😀 📅 Today⏰ From 1pm📌 Home🔄 For more information: https://zcu.io/BMsI #BrumTogether

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Challenge 1 SPRING forward

CHALLENGE 1 🏆 SPRING Forward As our clocks SPRING forward 1 hour tomorrow, join us in taking a lovely photo of the sunrise and sunset!Make sure you send them to us and we’ll make a collage of them all together and post it! 🌄🌅 #BrumTogether 📅 29/03/2020📌 Home⏰ From sunrise at 07:10🔄 For more information: https://zcu.io/BMsI CHALLENGE

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Corn Dogs & getting closer to nature

It’s corn dog season at Swanshurst Park in Billesley! My eleven year old daughter had to explain to me what a corn dog was – if you’re prepared to get muddy they’re just waiting to be picked. If you turn off the path near the lake very soon the ground

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The Active Wellbeing Society update 18.03.20

In light of current circumstances, The Active Wellbeing Society has made the decision to refocus its work in supporting our community. This decision has been made in consideration of our members, their friends, families and the wider community, in accordance to government advice. From Friday 20th March we will not

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The Active Wellbeing Society: Updates

Following a continuous review of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) threat, The Active Wellbeing Society has made the decision to refocus its activities from Friday 20th March. This decision has been made in consideration of our members, their friends, families and also the wider community. We are adhering to government advice in

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