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.

Jun
27
Tue
Treehugger • Wawona
Jun 27 @ 11:30 am – 5:00 pm

Ticket prices: £5 Adults, £4 Children (Age 6 +) , Group Ticket £16 (for 4 individuals on the same session).  Car parking charge applies. Please arrive on time for your specific time slot, allow 10 minutes to walk from the main Car Park to Treehugger in the castle.

TreeHugger lets you experience the breath-taking beauty of the worlds most impressive tree, the Giant Sequoia of California.

Put on a virtual reality headset, place your head into the trees knot and be transported to the Sequoia’s secret inner world.

Discover the tree’s hidden inner structure:

  • grooves in the bark become giant cliffs,
  • pinecones feel like cathedrals.

Continue hugging and you are sucked into ‘tree time’, follow the journey of a single drop of water as it moves from root to canopy.

Jun
28
Wed
Treehugger • Wawona
Jun 28 @ 11:30 am – 5:00 pm

Ticket prices: £5 Adults, £4 Children (Age 6 +) , Group Ticket £16 (for 4 individuals on the same session).  Car parking charge applies. Please arrive on time for your specific time slot, allow 10 minutes to walk from the main Car Park to Treehugger in the castle.

TreeHugger lets you experience the breath-taking beauty of the worlds most impressive tree, the Giant Sequoia of California.

Put on a virtual reality headset, place your head into the trees knot and be transported to the Sequoia’s secret inner world.

Discover the tree’s hidden inner structure:

  • grooves in the bark become giant cliffs,
  • pinecones feel like cathedrals.

Continue hugging and you are sucked into ‘tree time’, follow the journey of a single drop of water as it moves from root to canopy.

Jun
29
Thu
Treehugger • Wawona
Jun 29 @ 11:30 am – 5:00 pm

Ticket prices: £5 Adults, £4 Children (Age 6 +) , Group Ticket £16 (for 4 individuals on the same session).  Car parking charge applies. Please arrive on time for your specific time slot, allow 10 minutes to walk from the main Car Park to Treehugger in the castle.

TreeHugger lets you experience the breath-taking beauty of the worlds most impressive tree, the Giant Sequoia of California.

Put on a virtual reality headset, place your head into the trees knot and be transported to the Sequoia’s secret inner world.

Discover the tree’s hidden inner structure:

  • grooves in the bark become giant cliffs,
  • pinecones feel like cathedrals.

Continue hugging and you are sucked into ‘tree time’, follow the journey of a single drop of water as it moves from root to canopy.

Jun
30
Fri
Treehugger • Wawona
Jun 30 @ 11:30 am – 5:00 pm

Ticket prices: £5 Adults, £4 Children (Age 6 +) , Group Ticket £16 (for 4 individuals on the same session).  Car parking charge applies. Please arrive on time for your specific time slot, allow 10 minutes to walk from the main Car Park to Treehugger in the castle.

TreeHugger lets you experience the breath-taking beauty of the worlds most impressive tree, the Giant Sequoia of California.

Put on a virtual reality headset, place your head into the trees knot and be transported to the Sequoia’s secret inner world.

Discover the tree’s hidden inner structure:

  • grooves in the bark become giant cliffs,
  • pinecones feel like cathedrals.

Continue hugging and you are sucked into ‘tree time’, follow the journey of a single drop of water as it moves from root to canopy.

Jul
1
Sat
Treehugger • Wawona
Jul 1 @ 11:30 am – 5:00 pm

Ticket prices: £5 Adults, £4 Children (Age 6 +) , Group Ticket £16 (for 4 individuals on the same session).  Car parking charge applies. Please arrive on time for your specific time slot, allow 10 minutes to walk from the main Car Park to Treehugger in the castle.

TreeHugger lets you experience the breath-taking beauty of the worlds most impressive tree, the Giant Sequoia of California.

Put on a virtual reality headset, place your head into the trees knot and be transported to the Sequoia’s secret inner world.

Discover the tree’s hidden inner structure:

  • grooves in the bark become giant cliffs,
  • pinecones feel like cathedrals.

Continue hugging and you are sucked into ‘tree time’, follow the journey of a single drop of water as it moves from root to canopy.

Jul
8
Sat
Walk with a Warden
Jul 8 @ 11:00 am

WWT Llanelli Wetland Centre Llwynhendy, Llanelli, SA14 9SH

A guided walk in the reserve where you will use all your senses to explore wildlife highlights. Usual admission price applies

 

Big Wild Sleepout
Jul 8 @ 1:00 pm

Cwm Clydach Kites and Dippers

Meet Cwm Clydach Reserve Car Park Craig Cefn Parc

Build a shelter to spend the night in
plus survival skills, moth trapping and storytelling.
Open to members of Cwm Clydach Kites and
Dippers RSPB Group, for children ages 8–18yrs.
Non-members welcome but please call first.

Jul
9
Sun
Woodland Art
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Venue – Bishop’s Wood Countryside Centre, Caswell

A chance to take a closer look at Bishop’s
Wood and at some of the amazing details in
nature. No previous artistic skills needed.
Could get grubby, so old clothes advisable and
suitable footwear needed for uneven ground.
A small donation of £2 would be appreciated
for materials.

Jul
15
Sat
Swansea Vegan Festival
Jul 15 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm

Swansea Vegan Festival is back for 2017!

At the Brangwyn Hall on Saturday 15th July from 10.30am- 5pm.

Tasty Food – Cooking demos – Sweet Treats – Health and Beauty products – Guest Speakers – Kids Area – Discussion Groups – Gifts – Animal Charities – Ethical Fashion – Plus plenty of other information and inspiration!

£2 Entry, under 12s free

For enquiries please email swanseavegfest@yahoo.co.uk

Butterflies and Bush Crickets
Jul 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Meet –  Oxwich NNR, parking in the field
on right of marsh road, look for flag

Join Gower Society Youth to see the
amazing butterflies, bush crickets and
grasshoppers in the sand dunes in Oxwich NNR.
Suitable for families.