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More details - Rhodri Owen: To the Quick
Rhodri’s hand-crafted furniture pieces are juxtaposed with pieces transformed by groups across Wales, supported by artists Manon Awst, Rebecca F. Hardy, Christine Mills, Llyr Alun Jones, Bill Swann, Lisa-marie Tann, Catrin Williams, Pip Woolf and Kirstin Claxton.
Y Tabernacl Penrallt Street, Machynlleth, Powys
Today to Sat 23 Jun

More details - Discover The Lost Words
Based on the Robert MacFarlene book "The Lost Words" we will go on an adventure to discover where some of these words are on our reserve. Activities suitable for children aged 4-12 years.
RSPB Ynys-hir Nature Reserve Eglwysfach, Machynlleth, Powys
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Petals and Claws
Petals and Claws is an exhibition which celebrates the 50th anniversary of Cheshire writer Alan Garner’s The Owl Service, a children’s classic, based on the story of Blodeuwedd, a woman turned into an owl in the medieval Welsh story cycle The Mabinogion.
Y Tabernacl Penrallt Street, Machynlleth, Powys
Sat 7 Jul to Sat 4 Aug

More details - Canada Day
Make our Canadian General Manager feel at home as the W&L turns Canadian for the day! Join our Canadian General Manager and special guests to celebrate the anniversary of the Canadian Confederation.
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway The Station, Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool, Powys
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Welsh Tea on the Train
Come and join us for the opportunity to enjoy Welsh tea and cake on the move, while travelling serenely through our beautiful Powys scenery in our elegant historic carriages.
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway The Station, Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool, Powys
Sat 14 Jul and Sun 15 Jul

More details - The Mill - Open Garden for NGS
S-facing ½ acre garden with beautiful herbaceous borders, roses, shrubs and trees creating a haven of peace and tranquillity. Sit and relax by Cornus controversa ’Variegata’ (wedding cake tree) surrounded by roses with the sound of the river nearby. Raised beds, fruit trees and vegetable garden.
The Mill, Caersws
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Ceunant - Open Garden for NGS
4 acre riverside garden started in 2013 in a beautiful setting on River Severn just 7m from the source. Wooded wildlife area and wildlife pond, orchard, ornamental garden, herbaceous borders, scented seating areas. Riverside path, meadow and veg plot.
Ceunant, Llanidloes
Sat 7 Jul, Sun 8 Jul, Sat 18 Aug, Sun 19 Aug

More details - Llandinam, Little House - Open Garden for NGS
Little House is on a quiet lane surrounded by fields and woodland, bordered by a stream. Slate and bark paths give access to the many features in the acre garden incl fish and wildlife ponds, woodland, conifer, azalea, grass and mixed beds, vegetable garden, mini meadow, sensory garden, grotto water feature and...
Llandinam, Little House, Llandinam
Sat 30 Jun, Sun 1 Jul

More details - Llandinam, Neuaddllwyd - Open Garden for NGS
1 acre garden set within 4 acres of wildlife meadows around C19 Grade II listed farmhouse (not open). Shrub and herbaceous borders, lawn with magnificent Monkey Puzzle tree leading down to R Severn with glorious views to hills beyond.
Llandinam, Neuaddllwyd, Llandinam
Sat 30 Jun and Sun 1 Jul

More details - 3 Day Spiritual Workshop
The main purpose of this workshop is to help you in your spiritual practice to experience faster spiritual progress. Regardless of the spiritual path one is following, a fundamental practice we suggest is to reduce one’s personality defects and ego.
Tan Yr Allt Dolanog Welshpool
Fri 13 Jul to Sun 15 Jul

More details - Bonhams Valuation Day
Specialists will be at the Hall for free auction valuation for pictures, silver & jewellery, works of art, furniture and general antiques. Bonhams fine book department will also be on hand to advise on books and manuscripts. Tea & cakes will be on sale in our Blayney Room. Booking required.
Gregynog Hall & Gardens Tregynon, Nr Newtown, Powys
Mon 2 Jul

More details - Summer Wine Tasting
Join us for a relaxed evening in our Courtyard, sample wine perfect for a summers evening. To complement the wine we will serve an antipasti platter. Wine can be ordered on the evening. Booking required.
Gregynog Hall & Gardens Tregynon, Nr Newtown, Powys
Fri 6 Jul

More details - Welsh3Peaks
Teams of four walkers and a designated driver will test their limits by taking on the highest peaks in North, Mid and South Wales, all within 15 hours! The challenge begins at 4:00am in North Wales when they will take on Snowdon, Wales’ highest peak.
Snowdon, Cadair Idris & Pen-Y-Fan.
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Elisabeth Schwarzkopf talk by Ted Maidment
Talk by Ted Maidment on Elisabeth Schwarzkopf- "That lyric soprano voice of indescribable beauty" with coffee and light lunch at Plas Dolerw. To raise fund for Newtown based mental health charity Rekindle Small Steps. www.rekindle.org.uk Ted Maidment has a passion for music that is infectious.
Plas Dolerw, Newtown
Thu 28 Jun

More details - Ponthafren - Open Garden for NGS
Ponthafren is a registered charity for people with mental health issues or those that feel lonely or isolated. Open door policy so everyone is welcome. Interesting community garden on banks of R Severn run and maintained totally by volunteers: sensory garden with long grasses, herbs, scented plants and shrubs.
Ponthafren, Newtown
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Dolgellau Farmers Market
A lively market with a variety of stalls including local foods and crafts. Open the third Sunday of every month (except January and February). Location: Eldon Square, Dolgellau LL40 1PS
Dolgellau Southern Snowdonia
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Victorian Train Experience
The Talyllyn Railway is probably alone in still being able to run its complete original passenger train dating from the 1860s, and invites you to enjoy a guided tour featuring this unique train, travelling in the original coaches behind an original locomotive.
Rheilffordd Talyllyn Railway Gorsaf Wharf Station, Tywyn, Gwynedd
Thu 21 Jun, Thu 28 Jun, Thu 5 Jul, Thu 12 Jul, Thu 19 Jul

More details - Young Engineers Days
Is your child the next Isambard Kingdom Brunel or Robert Stephenson£ Then join us for our Young Engineers Days to show them a behind the scenes look at the exciting world of engineering. 10.00 We start your day with Chris Vine, author of Peters Ralway books who will welcome you and give a short safety talk. 10.
Rheilffordd Talyllyn Railway Gorsaf Wharf Station, Tywyn, Gwynedd
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Foel Ortho - Open Garden for NGS
Exciting, eccentric, steeply terraced hillside garden. Paths through lovely planting wind upwards past water, through turrets, boules arena to ’pueblo’ and amphitheatre, with outsize chess court all set in remote idyllic landscape.
Foel Ortho, Penybontfawr
Wed 27 Jun

More details - A Journey through The Rhinogydd Mountains
Having explored the county of Meirionnydd and especially the Rhinogydd Mountains for several years, photographer Jean Napier takes us on a journey to explore its human and natural landscape which dates back millennia, captured through her lens.
The National Library of Wales Aberystwyth, Rhiw Penglais
Wed 20 Jun

More details - Tír na nÓg: an Irish and Welsh Cineconcert
Film: Tír na nÓg: an Irish and Welsh Cineconcert This fine documentary from a trio of Welsh journalists – Y Cymro’s John Roberts Williams, Geoff Charles and Wil Vaughan – presents an invaluable social record of the West of Ireland in 1947. The film records the journey from Wales to Dublin and then to Spiddal in Co.
The National Library of Wales Aberystwyth, Rhiw Penglais
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Tim Key: Megadate
A brand new 70 minutes, blending poeticals, talking, standing, spotlights, cables, Kronenburg, foot-stamping and old school wistfulness. Age Guidance: 16+
Aberystwyth Arts Centre Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Tue 26 Jun

More details - Celebrating Kyffin
As a part of the Library’s current exhibition, Kyffin Williams: Behind the Frame, we will be holding a full day of talks and presentations in honour of one of Wales’ foremost artists. Speakers will include David Meredith, Jenny Williamson, David Smith, Dr Lloyd Roderick, John Smith and Catrin Williams.
The National Library of Wales Aberystwyth, Rhiw Penglais
Fri 29 Jun

More details - Annie Jr
Stage School | Ysgol Lwyfan. With equal measures of pluck and positivity, little orphan Annie charms everyone’s hearts despite a next-to-nothing start in 1930s New York City. Annie is determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of an orphanage run by the cruel Miss Hannigan.
Aberystwyth Arts Centre Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Fri 29 Jun and Sat 30 Jun

More details - The Wolf Tattoo
Graf and Rose are seventeen and in love. She is heavily pregnant; he is part of a gang that pack at night out on the concrete wasteland, dressed in real wolf skins. Language is breaking down and survival is a struggle.
Aberystwyth Arts Centre Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Tue 3 Jul and Wed 4 Jul

More details - The History of the Gogerddan Estate
The History of the Gogerddan Estate – Hilary Peters An introduction to the history of the Gogerddan estate and the Pryse family. Discover how they changed the landscape and exerted their powerful influence on every aspect of Cardiganshire’s past.
The National Library of Wales Aberystwyth, Rhiw Penglais
Wed 4 Jul

More details - Tudur Owen: Undemanding
A joyous stand up show from BAFTA winning comedian and father of Welsh people Tudur Owen. Greatness doesn’t come easy to Tudur so he’s given up trying, and thinks the rest of the world should do the same.
Aberystwyth Arts Centre Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Thu 5 Jul

More details - Celtic Knot Conference 2018
The Celtic Knot Conference 2018 is the second Wikipedia language conference focusing on supporting Celtic and Indigenous Languages. This year the conference will be organized in collaboration between The National Library of Wales and Wikimedia UK.
The National Library of Wales Aberystwyth, Rhiw Penglais
Thu 5 Jul and Fri 6 Jul

More details - Hakoustic 2
Following the success of our sell-out inaugural event in January, Aberystwyth based HAKA Entertainment and Aberystwyth Arts Centre are delighted to present a night of quality entertainment from both locally based artists and some special guest performers.
Aberystwyth Arts Centre Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Fri 6 Jul

More details - NLW Friends event
NLW Friends event: ‘Bwrw dy fara ar wyneb y dyfroedd...’: Y Parch Ddr John Cynddylan Jones a llongau Evan Thomas, Radcliffe, Caerdydd – Dr David Jenkins The extraordinary story of one of the giants of the Nonconformist ministry in the late 19th century and his role as a promoter of shares in a shipping venture...
The National Library of Wales Aberystwyth, Rhiw Penglais
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Na, Nel!
A new Welsh-language stage play by Meleri Wyn James for 6-11 year olds and their families, based on her popular children’s books ‘Na, Nel!’. The novels follows Nel, the mischievous young girl with an exciting imagination as she faces all sorts of fun and adventures.
Aberystwyth Arts Centre Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Mon 9 Jul and Tue 10 Jul

More details - Dathlu Dilys: Brenhines ein Cân
Dathlu Dilys: Brenhines ein Cân – Geraint Lewis An opportunity to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of one of Wales’ most influential and versatile composers – Dilys Elwyn Edwards. Her archive is stored in the Library and a small exhibition of her work will be displayed to accompany the presentation.
The National Library of Wales Aberystwyth, Rhiw Penglais
Wed 11 Jul

More details - Old Herbaceous
Described as “Downton Abbey with gardening tips”, Old Herbaceous is the humorous love story of a single-minded yet gentle man with a passion for plants and is a charming one man play which has entranced sell-out audiences all around the country over the last two years.
Aberystwyth Arts Centre Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Thu 12 Jul

More details - The Most Glorious Prospect: Garden Visiting in Wal
The Most Glorious Prospect: Garden Visiting in Wales 1639–1900 Join Bettina Harden, author of The Most Glorious Prospect, for a fascinating discussion on the history of garden visiting in Wales between 1639 and 1900 with local author and historian, Gerald Morgan.
The National Library of Wales Aberystwyth, Rhiw Penglais
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Binoculars and Telescopes Open Weekend
Come along and get some hands-on experience and see what you can spot with our fantastic range of RSPB binoculars and telescopes - with some help if needed from our friendly staff !
RSPB Lake Vyrnwy Llanwddyn, Brynawel, Oswestry , Powys
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Mighty Meadow's Day
Join us at Lake Vyrnwy as we celebrate International Meadows Day. Spend some time with our wardens as we head to one of our Meadows where they’ll help you identify the plants and insects that we’re lucky enough to have here on our beautiful reserve.
RSPB Lake Vyrnwy Llanwddyn, Brynawel, Oswestry , Powys
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Cwm-Weeg - Open Garden for NGS
2½ acre garden set within 24 acres of wildflower meadows and bluebell woodland with stream centred around C15 farmhouse (open by prior arrangement). Formal garden in English landscape tradition with vistas, grottos, sculptures, stumpery, lawns and extensive borders terraced with stone walls.
Cwm-Weeg, Newtown
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Welsh National Opera - Rhondda Rips It Up!
Rhondda Rips It Up! is a riotous romp through the life of Margaret Haig Thomas (Lady Rhondda), the Newport suffragette whose activities paved the way for women’s rights in the personal, professional and political worlds.
The Hafren Llanidloes Road, Newtown, Powys
Fri 29 Jun

More details - That’ll Be The Day
The UK’s premier Rock & Roll production That’ll Be The Day returns with another chance to see its latest most popular show! Highly acclaimed for its stunning LIVE entertainment value, That’ll Be The Day is an outstanding celebration for all true fans of the golden era of popular music.
The Hafren Llanidloes Road, Newtown, Powys
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Na, Nel!
A new Welsh-language stage play by Meleri Wyn James for 6-11 year olds and their families, based on her popular children’s books ‘Na, Nel!’. The novels follows Nel, the mischievous young girl with an exciting imagination as she faces all sorts of fun and adventures.
The Hafren Llanidloes Road, Newtown, Powys
Mon 2 Jul and Tue 3 Jul

More details - Llanfyllin Music Festival 2018:  concert 1
The Allegri String Quartet play: Wolf: Italian Serenade Debussy: String quartet in G minor Dvorak: String quartet no. 12 "American"
St Myllin’s Church, Llanfyllin
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Llanfyllin Music Festival 2018:  concert 2
The Allegri String Quartet play Purcell: Chacony in G minor Britten: String Quartet No. 1 Elgar; String Quartet in E minor
St Myllin’s Church, Llanfyllin
Sun 15 Jul

More details - The Old Court - Open Garden for NGS
Acre garden plus fields & orchard. Originally part of 22 acre smallholding, The Old Court 1575, and its gardens have been restored after many years of neglect. Victorian style walled vegetable garden, rose and herbaceous borders, pond, ancient yew & mature trees create a relaxing environment.
The Old Court, Newtown
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - Garthmyl Hall - Open Garden for NGS
Grade ll listed Georgian manor house (not open) surrounded by 5 acres of grounds currently under restoration. Over 100 metres herbaceous borders, newly restored 1 acre walled garden with gazebo, circular flowerbeds, lavender beds, two fire pits and gravel paths.
Garthmyl Hall, Montgomery
Sun 24 Jun and Mon 25 Jun

More details - The Life and Times of the Tat Man
‘The Life and Times of the Tat Man’ has been on tour for five years. The play was written by David Calcutt. It is performed by Tony Barrett and is directed By Regional Voice Theatre Company’s artistic director, Glen Buglass.
Dragon Theatre, Barmouth
Tue 19 Jun

More details - Mawddach Paddlesports Festival
This is a 2-day festival of races for canoes and rafts, with opportunities for novices to try canoeing rowing and stand-up paddle-boarding along with other activities, including performances by the Batala Band and Liverpool Hope University Silver Band.
Barmouth/Abermaw Southern Snowdonia
Sat 30 Jun and Sun 1 Jul

More details - Barmouth Food Festival
Barmouth Town Council are hosting a food festival. There will be live music, stalls and children’s activities. This year it will be predominantly based around the harbour, however there are activities throughout the town and lots of participating cafes and restaurants.
Barmouth/Abermaw Southern Snowdonia
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Exhibition: Oneiric and Symbolic Paintings by Mary Blindflowers
St John’s Hall Gallery is thrilled to be showing this collection of paintings by Mary Blindflowers, selected from the open call for proposals. Mary Blindflowers’ style is rich in symbolic images that represent her deepest approach to metaphysical and phenomenal reality.
St John’s Hall Gallery, St Johns Hill, Barmouth
Tue 19 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Tue 26 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Exhibition: Sonja Benskin Mesher Speaks of a Small Life
It’s wonderful that we are able to bring to the attention of Barmouth residents and visitors this most unique and thought provoking work of (relatively) local artist, Sonja Benskin Mesher. The small pieces of this exhibition will be on display in a glass cabinet inviting close inspection, an intimate examination.
St John’s Hall Gallery, St Johns Hill, Barmouth
Tue 19 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Tue 26 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Exhibition: Celebration of Colour and Life – Glyn Baines
We are so pleased to have our friend and Eisteddfod gold medal winner, Glyn Baines, exhibiting a selection of his mixed media abstract collages at St John’s Hall Gallery in July. Glyn is inspired by the nature in the north Wales landscape – and in his garden.
St John’s Hall Gallery, St Johns Hill, Barmouth
Tue 3 Jul to Sun 8 Jul, Tue 10 Jul to Sun 15 Jul, Tue 17 Jul to Sun 22 Jul, Tue 24 Jul to Sat 28 Jul

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