Bedtime Stories for the Brain

We are told to ‘look after’ our brains. Work with a storytelling expert to write a bedtime story to your brain on this workshop at the Scottish Storytelling Centre.

Bedtime Stories for the Brain

About Bedtime Stories for the Brain

We are told to ‘look after’ our brains. What do people think this means, and what are the implications for individuals and cultures? Discover more and work with a storytelling expert to write a bedtime story to your brain.

This event is organised by the Centre for Biomedicine, Self and Society at the University of Edinburgh and is part of the Being Human Festival, the UK’s only festival of the humanities, bringing together universities with creative partners to stage stimulating and engaging activities that make research accessible and relevant.

Age 18+

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Bedtime Stories for the Brain are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment. All information (whether in text or photographs) is given in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact.

Other Events at Scottish Storytelling Centre

Tuck Shop Tales

Tuck Shop Tales

Selected dates between 7th July 2020 - 28th July 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

Come and get your sweet delights of story, song and more every Tuesday morning from the Scottish Storytelling Centre. No need for pocket money, everything is free!
Read more

Stories on the Way: Transforming Tales

Stories on the Way: Transforming Tales

23rd July 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

Join some of Scotland’s wonderful new storytellers via Zoom for an evening of stories of transformation in these changing times.
Read more

Similar events you might like...

Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

Selected dates between 5th June 2020 - 4th June 2021
Online Event Edinburgh

Check out ComputerXplorers SEScotland's online kids computing clubs, the perfect way to learn the latest technologies and develop invaluable tech skills.
Read more

Flamenco Dance Online

Flamenco Dance Online

Selected dates between 6th July 2020 - 28th July 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

Join Alba Flamenca online as they continue continue to bring flamenco passion to the heart of Scotland!
Read more

Coding Academy - Online Summer Camp for Kids

Coding Academy - Online Summer Camp for Kids

13th July 2020 - 17th July 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

ComputerXplorers SEScotland will build and develop your programming skills and show you how your interest can turn into a career on this online coding course suitable for ages 10+.
Read more

Game Jam for Beginners - Online Summer Camp for Kids

Game Jam for Beginners - Online Summer Camp for Kids

13th July 2020 - 17th July 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

Ever dreamt about creating your own video game? Well now you can with this ComputerXplorers online course open to ages 7+!
Read more

3D Embroidered Flowers Sewing Session

3D Embroidered Flowers Sewing Session

15th July 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

Join The Edinburgh Sewcial Club on 15th July and learn about three dimensional embroidery stitches in this session run via Zoom!
Read more

Mindfulness Day for Young People: 9-14 years

Mindfulness Day for Young People: 9-14 years

16th July 2020
Leith

Explore your senses, find calmness and be kind to yourself and each other through fun, nature and art around Leith and the scenic seashore at Portobello!
Read more

3D Design and CAD Drawing - Online Summer Camp for Kids

3D Design and CAD Drawing - Online Summer Camp for Kids

20th July 2020 - 24th July 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

Learn how to use the latest computer aided design (CAD) to build amazing 3D models on this course run by ComputerXplorers SEScotland. It's suitable for ages 8+!
Read more

World of Stop Motion Animation - Online Summer Camp for Kids

World of Stop Motion Animation - Online Summer Camp for Kids

20th July 2020 - 24th July 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

Join ComputerXplorers SEScotland for a week of fun packed sessions where you will learn everything you need to know about Stop Motion Animation.
Read more

Sashiko Embroidery Zoom Workshop

Sashiko Embroidery Zoom Workshop

22nd July 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

Join The Edinburgh Sewcial Club on 22nd July and learn about the history and techniques of the Japanese art of Sashiko in this workshop run via Zoom!
Read more

Find other events in Edinburgh

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

At The Drive In: Edinburgh
@TheDriveIn is a fully loaded drive in cinema experience that is bringing a whole host of drive in activities to Edinburgh in August!
Neighbourhood
Neighbourhood is an open-air rooftop marketplace for authentic street food & drink held Wednesday to Sunday on Waverley Mall rooftop!
Utilita Live From The Drive-In: Edinburgh
Live Nation has announced the Utilita Live From The Drive-In concert series, set to bring some the biggest names of UK music to the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh this Summer!
Corn Exchange Beer Garden
The Corn Exchange Edinburgh has carefully curated the finest "socially-distanced" beer garden in Edinburgh. Come and enjoy a few drinks with your pals from 6th July!
Edinburgh Corn Exchange Car Boot Sale Market
Edinburgh Corn Exchange Car Boot Sale Market is open but with strict rules and guidelines. Come and join us for some bargains and for sellers to have a clearout!

Popular Venues

Edinburgh Playhouse Festival Theatre Edinburgh Kings Theatre Edinburgh National Museum of Scotland Traverse Theatre