15th June 2013. Join volunteer ranger, Keith Clements and woodland warden, Edward Tucker, for a wildflower walk at Penllergare Valley Woods. 2pm. Meet at the Council Office Car Park. Donations welcome. Wear sturdy footwear.
Gower Walking Festival (bookings only)
16th June. Join Penllergare Trust staff for a guided tour of the Penllergare estate and restoration project currently underway. Bookings only! Book your place at http://www.gowerwalkingfestival.org/walks/penllergare-valley-woods/
Friends trip to Landore Museum (bookings only)
19th June. Friends of Penllergare Valley Woods are invited on a trip to the Swansea Museum Store at Landore. There will be a free guided tour with the manager, Katy Williams. See fascinating artefacts from Swansea’s past – the place where John Dillwyn Llewelyn’s original photographic plates are kept in controlled storage. Limited places available. Pre-booking only. Call 01558 650416 or email email@example.com.
Kiosk Assistant Information Session
20th June. Calling all retail, catering and community ambassador enthusiasts! Can you spare a couple of hours per week or fortnight to help us run our brand new visitor kiosk? Did you know it’s nearing completion and will hopefully be opening this summer? If you’d like to help us run the new visitor kiosk – whether you have a few hours (or more!) to spare – please do get in touch. You’ll be invited to an introductory session about the kiosk assistant role. The next one is on Thursday 20th June from 2pm-4pm. Meet at the Woodland Centre. You’ll even get a sneaky peak of the kiosk in progress! Wear suitable footwear.
Midsummer Restoration Tour
21st June. Come along on a midsummer evening walk of the Penllergare estate with David Connick, the Estate Manager. See restoration works in progress and learn about its history, wildlife and people. 6.30pm. Meet at the Council Office Car Park. Wear sturdy footwear. Donations welcome.
Volunteer Ranger Meeting
26th June. Meet David Connick, the estate manager, and learn more about the volunteer ranger role and the opportunities involved. 6pm. Meet at the Woodland Centre.
Penllergare Community Day (bookings only)
28th June. Are you a local community group based within a couple of miles of Penllergare Valley Woods? If so, we’d love to invite you and your team/group for a tour of the restoration works at Valley Woods. You can even get stuck in with some hands on volunteering activities too! Bookings only. Call 01792 344224 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information or to book.
Don’t forget you can also become a volunteer or enter our Photography Competition: click here for details
Call 01792 344224