Events

2017 - 2018
 

Family fun at our country parks

 

 

 
 
DECEMBER

 

Christmas Wreath Making -  Saturday 2nd  FULLY BOOKED

Get wrapped up in wreath making for Christmas at Parc Cwm Darran.
Time: 11am - 2pm  
Charge: £5 per wreath 
Venue: Parc Cwm Darran Visitor Centre.
Age: Suitable for age 7 and above
Booking required for this event. For booking and more
information please phone 01443 875557.
 
 

Search for Santa - Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th

You’ll need new batteries for your torch for this exciting night-time
wander through woods as we look for clues in our search for Santa.
Time: 6pm - 7.30pm  
Charge: £7 - this includes hot drink and mince pies and an extra
Christmas present for the children
Venue: Sirhowy Valley Country Park
Booking required for this event. For booking please phone Blackwood Miners on 
01495 227206 and for more information please phone 01443 864201. No more bookings
for this event after October 20th as it is very popular and get booked up very quickly.
 
 

Wooden Snowmen Making - Saturday 9th

Who said you need snow to build a snowman? Why not have a
go at making a wooden snowman with the Rangers at Parc Cwm
Darran? You can also order a wooden snowman from the Parc
and collect it, if you don’t fancy making one. You can order one
by phoning 01443 875557. To book your place, please call
Blackwood Miners on 01495 227206.
Time: 10am - 2pm  
Charge: £5 per wooden snowman 
Venue: Parc Cwm Darran Visitor Centre
Booking required for this event. For booking and more
information please phone 01495 227206.
 
 

Wooden Reindeer Making - Saturday 16th

Come along and make your own 3ft tall Rudolph, Prancer or Dancer.
You can also order a wooden reindeer from the Parc and collect it,
if you don’t fancy making one (subject to availability). You can order one
by phoning 01443 875557. To book your place, please phone Blackwood
Miners on 01495 227206. All ages welcome.
Time: 10am - 2pm  
Charge: £10
Venue: Parc Cwm Darran Visitor Centre
Booking required for this event. For booking and more
information please phone 01443 875557.
 
 
 
JANUARY

 

Big Garden BIrd Watch - Saturday 27th

This year the event has migrated to the fabulous bird haven of
Bedwas Riverside Park so come along and join in the annual feathery
feast of ornithological offerings. The event is run in partnership
with local volunteer groups. Enjoy yourself making bird feeders,
exploring the park with our bird watch leaders and come and
see birds close up with our bird ringing sessions.
Event is weather dependant.
Time: 10am - 2pm  
Charge: £1.50 for bird feeders
Venue: Bedwas Riverside Park - car park 
Booking required for this event. For booking and more
information please phone 01443 864201.
 

 

 

 

 

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