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More details - Field Trip - Crossed Paths
A creative walk following Miranda’s crawling route with discussions, presentations and readings along the way. Start and finish Pwllpeiran Upland Research Centre, Cwmystwyth, Aberystwyth, SY23 4AB Refreshments provided at start and end. Appropriate outdoor clothing required. 2-5pm (approx. 1.
Oriel Davies Gallery The Park, Newtown, Powys
Sat 26 May

More details - Talk- Frank Sinatra by Ted Maidment followed by lunch
MORE TALKS ON GREAT VOICES WITH TED MAIDMENT Frank Sinatra Wednesday 30th May at Plas Dolerw, Newtown Coffee, talk and light lunch. "The single greatest interpreter of popular song we have ever been privileged to hear"
Plas Dolerw, Newtown
Wed 30 May

More details - Judy Garland talk by Ted Maidment
Judy Garland - talk by Ted Maidment on "the greatest live performer of all time" with coffee and light lunch at Plas Dolerw. To raise fund for Newtown based mental health charity Rekindle Small Steps. www.rekindle.org.uk
Plas Dolerw, Newtown
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Tubular Brass
Tubular Brass is a very innovative and exciting project featuring a hand-picked Brass Band selected to perform contemporary music.
The Hafren Llanidloes Road, Newtown, Powys
Sat 2 Jun

More details - House Visits
Explore the Hall with our Librarian Mary Oldham. Discover the history, its heritage, treasures and the characters who have lived here for 600 years. £10 per person include tea & cakes after the tour. Booking Required.
Gregynog Hall & Gardens Tregynon, Nr Newtown, Powys
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Harp Concert with Ieuan Jones
Summer Charity concert by world renowned harpist at glorious Gregynog Event: Harp Concert with Ieuan Jones Charity: Rekindle Small Steps, Newtown Rekindle Small Steps (Newtown based charity) are delighted that Ieuan Jones is giving a Harp Concert at Gregynog to raise funds for this charity supporting local
Gregynog Hall, Tregynon
Today

More details - Gregynog Hall & Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Grade I listed garden set within 750 acres of Gregynog Estate which was designated a National Nature Reserve in 2013. Fountains, lily lake and water garden. A mass display of rhododendrons and yew hedge create a spectacular backdrop to the sunken lawns. Azaleas and unusual trees. Fantastic autumn colour.
Gregynog Hall & Garden, Newtown
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Observatory - Open Garden for NGS
Located in the hills at 1100 feet but very sheltered on all sides. Observatory offers superb views of the Severn Valley and beyond. Developed with the aim of encouraging wildlife, our garden is home to a large number of birds, bees, butterflies and other pollinating insects.
Observatory, Newtown
Sun 17 Jun

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
Sun 27 May, Sat 30 Jun, Sun 1 Jul

More details - A Tour of the Formal Garden and Nursery
Find out a little more about the Edwardian formal garden before heading behind the scenes to visit Powis’ nursery. Booking not needed. Meet in the Formal Garden (at the bottom of the long steps).
Powis Castle Welshpool, Powys
Wed 30 May

More details - A Historic Garden Walk
Enjoy a walk in the company of our knowledgeable volunteer and learn more about the history of Powis’ world famous gardens. Find out how the gardens evolved into the showpiece they are today and see behind the scenes in our carbon-neutral nursery. Booking not needed.
Powis Castle Welshpool, Powys
Today, Fri 1 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Thu 21 Jun

More details - Powis Castle and Garden - A historic garden walk
Join our knowledgeable volunteer on a walk around the garden and find out a little more about its fascinating history. Enjoy a walk in the company of our knowledgeable volunteer and learn more about the history of Powis’ world famous gardens.
Powis Castle and Garden, Welshpool
Today, Fri 1 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Thu 21 Jun

More details - Powis Castle and Garden - A tour of the formal garden and nursery
Find out a little more about the Edwardian formal garden before heading behind the scenes to visit Powis’ nursery. Booking Not Needed.
Powis Castle and Garden, Welshpool
Wed 30 May

More details - Powis Castle and Garden - A guided tour of the terraces
Join our knowledgeable volunteer on a guided tour of our famous terraces. Find out a little more about their history and take a look at what’s currently blooming. Booking Not Needed.
Powis Castle and Garden, Welshpool
Wed 30 May

More details - Powis Castle Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Laid out in early C18 the garden features the finest remaining examples of Italian terraces in Britain. Richly planted herbaceous borders; enormous yew hedges; lead statuary, orangery and large wild flower areas. One of the NT’s finest gardens. National Collection of Laburnum.
Powis Castle Garden, Welshpool
Thu 21 Jun

More details - Hurdley Hall - Open Garden for NGS
2 acre garden set around C17 house with additional 18 acres adjoining Roundton Hill National Nature Reserve. Herbaceous and mixed borders, orchard, ponds, topiary and kitchen garden. Mown paths lead to a 5 acre Coronation Meadow, large newly planted orchard, pastures and new and ancient woodland with brook.
Hurdley Hall, Churchstoke
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Hurdley Hall - Open Garden for NGS
2 acre garden set around C17 house with additional 18 acres adjoining Roundton Hill National Nature Reserve. Herbaceous and mixed borders, orchard, ponds, topiary and kitchen garden. Mown paths lead to a 5 acre Coronation Meadow, large newly planted orchard, pastures and new and ancient woodland with brook.
Hurdley Hall, Churchstoke
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Welshpool Music Festival
A free festival in Welshpool, Mid Wales, using several pubs and cafes across the town for one day of live music. It is aimed at new and up and coming musicians/bands!
Welshpool/Y Trallwng Powys
Sun 27 May

More details - Hyssington Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Three very different gardens in and around Hyssington. Gorsty House is an ongoing renovation of a neglected garden with 2+ acres planted to attract wildlife, incl an acre of wildflower meadow, abundant cottage garden planting, new orchard, and pond. Beautiful views to Long Mynd.
Hyssington Gardens, Montgomery
Sat 26 May, Sun 27 May, Sat 16 Jun, Sun 17 Jun

More details - Fish & Chips Evening Train
Travel on the special evening train from Llanfair Caereinion at 18:30; on arrival at Welshpool at 19:15 we will serve your choice of meal to enjoy on the return journey, with a pause at Castle Caereinion to stretch your legs and to enjoy the view and a tub of delicious dairy ice cream.
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway The Station, Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool, Powys
Sat 26 May, Sun 22 Jul

More details - Father's Day
Any father accompanied by his child travels at the child price and gets a workshop tour. Multiple generations welcome!
Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway The Station, Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool, Powys
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Bishops Castle Open Studios
A weekend of artist’s Open Studios and artisan shops in and around the town of Bishops Castle. Printmaking, Jewellery, Sculpture, Ceramics, Textiles and More. Contemporary and Vintage.
In and around Bishops Castle
Fri 8 Jun to Sun 10 Jun

More details - Life Drawing Morning
The session will be fully supervised, and a professional model will hold a variety of poses for you to capture on paper. It is an informal and friendly group, in a beautiful and inspiring setting. Light refreshments will be provided.
The Bleddfa Centre Bleddfa, Nr Knighton, Powys
Today

More details - The Patterning Instinct: Coffee Morning & Talk
Lent will trace how our cultural values are the underlying reason why our civilisation is facing a climate change crisis and is driving species to mass extinction.
The Bleddfa Centre Bleddfa, Nr Knighton, Powys
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Coffee Morning with James Roose-Evans
At the age of ninety James returns to Bleddfa for a special talk-in, followed by a signing of his two recently published books, Blue Remembered Hills: A Radnorshire Journey, and A Life Shared, the story of his fifty-four-year relationship with Hywel Jones with whom he co-founded the Centre.
The Bleddfa Centre Bleddfa, Nr Knighton, Powys
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Ger-y-Nant - Open Garden for NGS
Small garden developed over past 6 yrs. Herbaceous borders, climbing roses and shrubs, kitchen garden raised veg beds, apple trees, greenhouse and polytunnel with peach tree, grape vine and strawberries. Tiny wildlife pond with waterlilies, bird boxes and ’bug house’. Gravel paths and some steps.
Ger-y-Nant, Welshpool
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Walcot Hall - Open Garden for NGS
Arboretum planted by Lord Clive of Indias son, Edward. Cascades of rhododendrons, azaleas amongst specimen trees and pools. Fine views of Sir William Chambers Clock Towers, with lake and hills beyond. Walled kitchen garden; dovecote; meat safe; ice house and mile-long lakes.
Walcot Hall, Lydbury North
Sun 27 May and Mon 28 May

More details - Really Wild Weekend - Bugs & Birds
At our June Really Wild Weekend, we’ll be pond dipping and bird spotting, with a particular focus on our colony of Swifts. Optional Swift walk with Shropshire Wildlife Trust expert Saturday evening from 8.30pm. (additional donation to Shropshire Wildlife Trust will apply).
Y Dolydd Llanfyllin Workhouse Y Dolydd, Llanfyllin, Powys
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Foraging with Adele Nozedar
We are delighted to explore the Willow Globe and Willow Way with such an inspirational expert and enthusiast. Adele Nozedar is considered to be one of the UKs leading foragers.
Willow Globe Llanwrthwl, Llandrindod Wells, Powys
Sat 2 Jun

More details - The Magic of the Hills
The dragon is stirring. Something is out of kilter. Join Crab Apple and Plum on a journey to rediscover the voice of Wales’ ancient hills in this immersive story experience. Expect giants, faeries and a whole heap of magic. Kama Roberts trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.
Willow Globe Llanwrthwl, Llandrindod Wells, Powys
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Folk songs from the landscape
Fiona Evans has spent much of her professional career travelling all around the world singing with various small consorts and ensembles like The Sixteen, and Tallis Scholars, and singing on movie soundtracks including Da Vinci Code, Die Another Day and Chicken Run.
Willow Globe Llanwrthwl, Llandrindod Wells, Powys
Sun 17 Jun

More details - A Midsummer Nights Dream- for midsummer solstice
This spring’s performance by the Mid Powys Youth Theatre’s Junior team had to turn audience members away it sold so well! We are delighted to welcoming the team back to the Willow Globe with this magical mid-summer solstice performance of an abridged version of Mid Summer Night’s Dream.
Willow Globe Llanwrthwl, Llandrindod Wells, Powys
Thu 21 Jun

More details - Radnor Fringe Festival
Back for its fifth year, the Radnor Fringe Festival returns to the Rock Park in Llandrindod Wells on Friday, June 22nd for another stunning three days of music, drama, culture and comedy.
Llandrindod Wells Powys
Fri 22 Jun to Sun 24 Jun

More details - 1 Ystrad House - Open Garden for NGS
An unsuspected town garden hidden behind Ystrad House, a Regency villa of earlier origins. Developed over the last 10yrs with an emphasis on tranquillity and timelessness: having broad lawns and wide borders, mature trees and more intimate features adding interest and surprise.
1 Ystrad House, Knighton
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Exhibition: The Anthony Collier Collection of Modern British Art
This is a rather special exhibition: we will be displaying Professor Anthony Collier’s magnificent collection of British modern art, which his assures will provide you with “a taste of the Tate at Bleddfa”.
The Bleddfa Centre, Bleddfa, near Knighton
Today to Mon 28 May, Fri 1 Jun to Sun 3 Jun, Fri 8 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Fri 15 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Fri 22 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Fri 29 Jun to Sun 1 Jul

More details - Bodfach Hall - Open Garden for NGS
Gardens of 10 acres surrounded by parkland dating back to C18th. Owners are restoring the gardens with recent discovery of a secret well. Stunning display of mature rhododendrons and azaleas from mid-May. Formal, courtyard and cottage gardens complement Georgian and Victorian architecture.
Bodfach Hall, Llanfyllin
Mon 28 May

More details - Hill House Farm - Open Garden for NGS
5 acre south facing hillside garden developed over past 40 years with magnificent views over unspoilt countryside. Some herbaceous around the house with extensive lawns and mown paths surrounded by roses, shrubs and specimen trees leading to the half acre Oak Pool 200ft below house.
Hill House Farm, Knighton
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd - An Introduction to Bird Watching - Walk Four
A series of gentle ambles with a local expert ideal for all the family. Dave Pearce is your guide to this all-abilities series of ambles (not walks).
Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd, Chalet Pavilion, Carding Mill Valley, Church Stretton
Wed 30 May

More details - Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd - Little Trekkers
A fun and informative spring walk for all the family led by our expert ranger guides. Follow our reservoir and pipe walk paths with a ranger guide to explain the features of the valley, with spring nature spotting and 50 Things collecting on the way too! Booking Not Needed.
Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd, Chalet Pavilion, Carding Mill Valley, Church Stretton
Thu 31 May

More details - Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd - An Introduction to Bird Watching - Walk Five
A series of gentle ambles with a local expert ideal for all the family. Dave Pearce is your guide to this all-abilities series of ambles (not walks).
Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd, Chalet Pavilion, Carding Mill Valley, Church Stretton
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd - Solstice Sleepout
Enjoy the sunset and sunrise on the shortest night of the year at a magical location. Join our Ranger and Engagement staff for an unforgettable night of wild camping on the Long Mynd. Our team will be supplying a warming fire and there will be a long-drop loo available.
Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd, Chalet Pavilion, Carding Mill Valley, Church Stretton
Wed 20 Jun

More details - Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd - An Introduction to Bird Watching - Walk Six
A series of gentle ambles with a local expert ideal for all the family. Dave Pearce is your guide to this all-abilities series of ambles (not walks).
Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd, Chalet Pavilion, Carding Mill Valley, Church Stretton
Wed 20 Jun

More details - "Out of the Hills" Art Exhibition
This exhibition, held in the exciting new art space at Aardvark books, will show off the work of 12 artisans. The mediums on display include paintings, mixed media, sculpture, pottery and wood craft. This eclectic mix of art, coupled with a cafe, bookery and stunning Marches scenery, make this an unmissable event.
Aardvark Books and Cafe, The Bookery, Manor Farm, Brampton Bryan, Bucknell
Sat 2 Jun to Sun 17 Jun

More details - Powys Ramblers Walk
Shirley and Emlyn Williams of Powys Ramblers will lead an 8.5 mile moderate circular walk from the Elan Village, via Coed y Cefn, Glyn Bridge, and Carn Gafallt Common. Please wear suitable footwear and clothing and bring a packed lunch. Meet at the Elan Village Green SN 935654.
Elan Valley Estate Elan Estate Office, Elan Village, RHAYADER, Powys
Sat 26 May

More details - The Gwesyn and the Claerwen
A 9 mile energetic linear hill walk from Abergwesyn to Llannerch y Cawr. Follow the Gwesyn Valley up to Drygarn Fawr into the Rhiwnant Valley to Llannerch y Cawr. Start at Llanerch y Cawr car park (SN 901616) where transport will be provided. Booking is required. Call 01597 810449 or email info@elanvalleytrust.org
Elan Valley Nr Rhayader, Powys
Sun 27 May

More details - Tadpole Toddle
Come and look at pond animals in your own tray at the Elan Valley Visitor Centre - suitable for younger children under the age of 5/6. We will also take a toddle to our own small pond in the grounds of the Elan Valley Visitor Centre. Please book in advance on 01597 810880. No unaccompanied children please.
Elan Valley Nr Rhayader, Powys
Tue 29 May

More details - Dam Open Day
Join our Rangers at one of our big Dam Open Days - an exclusive chance to venture into Pen y Garreg Dam and up to the central tower. You’ll enjoy a bird’s-eye view of the dam wall – and learn about the feat of engineering that made Elan.
Elan Valley Nr Rhayader, Powys
Wed 30 May, Sat 30 Jun

More details - Dragons and Damsels
A fun afternoon of pond dipping - suitable for all the family. Booking is essential - only 20 places available. Please book in advance on 01597 810880. No unaccompanied children please. Meet at Dol y Mynach layby - grid reference SN 904617. We reserve the right to change/cancel events.
Elan Valley Nr Rhayader, Powys
Thu 31 May

More details - Bushcraft Taster Session
This is a great way to find out what bushcraft is all about or to build on your current experience. These sessions will cover a variety of subjects such as knife skills, foraging, and natural cordage to name a few. These sessions will be led by our qualified bushcraft instructor. All tools and equipment provided.
Elan Valley Nr Rhayader, Powys
Fri 1 Jun, Sun 15 Jul

More details - Pont ar Elan Show
1pm Annual Dog Show with Hounds, Terriers and Lurcher rings plus class for whippets, spaniels, sheepdogs and any other breed dog and child handler class. Refreshments on Site. Ring Secretary, Tudor Davies on 01597 811299 for more details. Location: Pont ar Elan SN 903716
Elan Valley Nr Rhayader, Powys
Sat 2 Jun

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