Events

2019 - 2020

October

Terrible Tales & Monstrous Myths - Wednesday 30th 
Join us for marshmallow around the campfire as we tell you tales of monsters and
mysterious beasts. You will have your very own shrunken head on a stick to take home.
Time: 1pm - 3.30pm
Charge: £3
Venue: Education Centre, Parc Penallta
Booking is essential. Please call 01443 816853 to book a place.

November

Campfire Fun - Friday 1st
Learn how to make a campfire, toast marshmallows and enjoy a mug of 
drinking chocolate. Suitable for age 5 and above.
Time: 11am - 2pm (3 sessions)
Charge: £3
Venue: Visitors Centre, Parc Cwm Darran
Booking is essential. Please call 01443 875557 to book a place.

Treemendous Decorations - Saturday 30th 
Get into the festive spirit by making rustic decorations for your  
Christmas tree. 
Time: 10am - 2pm
Charge: £1.50
Venue: Visitors Centre, Parc Cwm Darran
Booking is essential. Please call 01443 875557 to book a place

December

Wooden Reindeer Making - Saturday 7th
Come along and make your own 3ft tall Rudolph, Prancer or Dancer. You can
also order a wooden reindeer from the Parc, if you don't fancy making one, 
by phoning 01443 875557 (subject to availability).
Time: 10am - 2pm
Charge: £10
Venue: Visitors Centre, Parc Cwm Darran
Booking is essential via Blackwood Miners Institute on 01495 227206.

Christmas Wreath and Wooden Snowman Making - Saturday 14th
Get wrapped up in wreath making for Christmas and why not have a go at making 
a wooden snowman with the Rangers (suitable for age 7 and over).
Time: 10am - 2pm
Charge: £5 for each activity
Venue: Visitors Centre, Parc Cwm Darran
Booking is essential via Blackwood Miners Institute on 01495 227206.

January

Big Garden Bird Watch - Saturday 25th
More information to follow 

March

Spring is in the Air - Saturday 21st
A walk in the beautiful Darran Valley and up onto the surrounding hills some of
the walk is on rough ground with uphill sections. Bring suitable clothing and 
packed lunch.
Time: 10am - 3pm
Difficulty Level: medium - 8.5 miles
Venue: Visitors Centre, Parc Cwm Darran
Booking is essential. Please call 01443 875557 to book.

Earth Hour - Saturday 28th
Venue: Parc Penallta
More information to follow

 

 

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