What’s On

What’s On?

Welcome to our new interactive calendar − we have tried to make it easier for you to find out what is going on in you local community. This calender gives you up-to-date information on local, environmental based events.

Swansea’s Environmental Events 2017 leaflet is now available to collect from us and other venues.

You can also download a digital copy from HERE.

If you are organizing an event and would like us to put it onto our site, please contact us via our contact page.

Apr
26
Wed
Forest School Seedlings
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Weekly 2hr activity sessions for parents and pre-schoolers in woodland settings with mud pies, popcorn on the fire, stories and puppets. £48 per half-term (6 sessions). Booking essential.

Forest School Seedlings
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Weekly 2hr activity sessions for parents and pre-schoolers in woodland settings with mud pies, popcorn on the fire, stories and puppets. £48 per half-term (6 sessions). Booking essential.

Build a living roof
Apr 26 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

A course over 8 weeks learning practical skills.

Learn green woodwork skills.

Sustainable Building.

Basic Permaculture principles.

A green roof or living roof is a roof of a building that is partially or completely covered with vegetation and a growing medium, planted over a water-proofing membrane.

To book a place please contact us.

Discovery (SVS) Community Meal (Bay Campus)
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Two Course meal on a ‘pay as you feel/can afford’ basis.  All the money goes into community projects.

All the food used in these meals are surplus foods from the University catering and local supermarkets.  It is cooked by community members, students and qualified chefs.

Discovery (SVS) Community Meal (Singleton Campus)
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Waste Free Wednesdays 

Every Wednesday afternoon on Singleton Campus where the cafe is open to anyone and everyone who’d like to come and have a two course meal on a ‘pay as you feel/can afford’ basis.  All the money goes into community projects.

All the food used in these meals are surplus foods from the University catering and local supermarkets.  It is cooked by Community members, students and qualified chefs.

 

Penllergare Evening Walk
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A walk and talk about the restoration project and the wildlife of Penllergare. Wear sturdy footwear and be aware of uneven and slippery surfaces. Dogs to be kept on a short lead. Access for disabled people, wheelchairs and pushchairs is limited. Donations welcomed.

Apr
27
Thu
Coeden Fach Nursery Volunteer Days
Apr 27 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
Coeden Fach Nursery Volunteer Days @ Bishops Wood Countryside Centre | Swansea | United Kingdom

We run regular volunteer days at the Coeden Fach site on Tuesday and Thursday mornings, let us know if you would like to join us or just come along!

 

Swansea Community Farm Volunteer Day
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Swansea Community Farm Volunteer Day @ Swansea Community Farm | United Kingdom

Thursday’s are the main day of the week where the community can get their wellies on and help run Wales’ only community led city farm!  Young people and adults over the age of 16 years can take part in a range of tasks including organic gardening, growing fruit and veg, caring for the farm animals, woodwork, fencing, site maintenance and much more.

Please bring a packed lunch and wear clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty.

This session is suitable for young people and adults over the age of 16 years of all abilities

Apr
28
Fri
Garden Willowcraft Make a plant support
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Make a plant support for your peas, beans or any climbing plant in your garden or pots using simple techniques.  We can also make a smaller domed plant support.  Come and create, experiment and have fun.  Book one or both days if you want more time!

Suitable for beginners.

Introductory Cost £10

Evening Bird Song Recognition
Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm

Walk along boardwalk and towpath at Pant-y-Sais Fen. Weather permitting.