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Craig Gwladus Country Park - All Dates - All Event Types

11 event(s) match these criteria

Heritage walk and talk

Tue 16 Jul 2019   18:30
Craig Gwladus Country Park

A guided walk with Peter Smith on the coal mining heritage of Craig Gwladus Woods, once the site of Gelliau Colliery. Meet in the main car park in the woods.

Photography workshop

Wed 17 Jul 2019   09:30
Craig Gwladus Country Park

Dan Santillo will be providing guidance on how to get the best out of your camera as well as composing great photos. The rich landscape and flora and fauna of the park will be your inspiration. There are no facilities in the park so please come prepared with adequate water, snacks and clothing for the varied terrain and the weather. Booking is essential.

Willow craft

Wed 24 Jul 2019   10:00
Craig Gwladus Country Park

A willow weaving workshop will be taking place in the woods, lead by Coed Lleol. Booking essential. Refreshments will be provided. Please note, there are no facilities in the park.

Fire making and more

Wed 31 Jul 2019   10:00
Craig Gwladus Country Park

Coed Lleoll will be leading a family friendly session creating fire safely for cooking. The activities will be tailored to suit the participants. Booking essential. Please note, there are no facilities in the park.

Woodland skills and work party

Fri 02 Aug 2019   10:00
Craig Gwladus Country Park

Join Ed Tucker, an experienced woodland worker, in making improvements to the park. Tasks in the past have included step building, bench making, uncovering archaeological features, bird box building and tool sharpening. Guidance, refreshments and tools are provided. Please wear suitable clothing for outdoor working and protection from the weather (sun and rain!). Everyone is very welcome to this informal and friendly session. Stay for as long or as little as suits you. All help is appreciated.

Shelter building and scavenging

Wed 07 Aug 2019   10:00
Craig Gwladus Country Park

Coed Lleol will be leading this family fun session in the woods. Refreshments will be provided and equipment. Booking is essential. Please note, that there are no formal facilities in the park.

Photography Workshop

Sat 10 Aug 2019   09:30
Craig Gwladus Country Park

Nick Jenkins, a professional photographer, will be helping you get the best out of your camera as well as composing great photos. The beautiful woods of Craig Gwladus will be your inspiration. Booking Essential. Please wear suitable footwear and clothing for varied terrain and weather. Please note, there are no facilities in the park. Please bring refreshments with you.

Woodland skills and work party

Sat 10 Aug 2019   09:30
Craig Gwladus Country Park

Help make a difference to the park. Ed Tucker, an experienced woodland worker, will be leading the group. Past projects include making a new classroom circle, bench building, hedge planting, step building and clearing paths. Your help will be very much appreciated. Guidance, tools and refreshments are provided. This is a friendly and informal session so you can stay for as long as suits you.

Foraging and cooking outdoors

Wed 14 Aug 2019   10:00
Craig Gwladus Country Park

Coed Lleol / Small Woods will be leading a fun session of foraging and cooking in the woods. Refreshments will be provided. Booking essential. Please note there are no formal facilities in the park.

Natural dyes and wild plant ID for beginners

Wed 21 Aug 2019   10:00
Craig Gwladus Country Park

Coed Lleol / Small Woods will be leading a fun workshop revealing the plants in the park that can be used as dyes, as well as an introduction to wild plant ID. All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Refreshments will be provided. Booking essential .