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.

May
22
Mon
Taoism Tao Meditation
May 22 @ 7:30 pm

Theoretical & Practical Workshop

Various Practices of Meditation

Duration – 10 Sessions

Free Entry

May
23
Tue
Coeden Fach Nursery Volunteer Days
May 23 @ 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!

 

May
24
Wed
World Menstrual Hygiene Day – Drop In Advice Session
May 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ladies – come down for a drop in chat, advice and pad making session as part of World Menstrual Hygiene Day.

WMHD helps to break the silence and build awareness about the fundamental role that good menstrual hygiene plays in enabling women and girls to reach their full potential.

In the session there will be a reusable pad making session (hand sewn), mooncup advice, alternatives to disposable pads on sale and an opportunity to learn about international menstruation issues.

Free entry and refreshments provided.

Organised by Women 4 Resources in partnership with The Environment Centre, contact claudia.women4resources@gmail.com T. 07818 309918

Build a living roof
May 24 @ 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)
May 24 @ 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)
May 24 @ 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
May 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 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.

May
25
Thu
Coeden Fach Nursery Volunteer Days
May 25 @ 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
May 25 @ 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

May
27
Sat
Uplands Market
May 27 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Uplands Market @ Gwydr Square | Uplands | United Kingdom

The Uplands and Marina Markets are monthly street markets selling a huge range of Welsh produce from beautiful hand-made items to delicious fresh food.