Monday 12th-Thursday 15th and Monday 19th-Wednesday 22nd – 11 – 1pm – Snowdrop Days
We’ve got masses of snowdrops to plant, and the more people
who can give us a hand the better. We’ll dig the holes, you just
need to pop your snowdrop in and make sure it’s well planted.
From 11am to 1pm.
Bodnant Garden – Tal-y-Cafn, Colwyn Bay. Phone: 01492 650460.
Fairy House Trail
Follow the ribbons to find the fairy houses – how many will you spot? This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
This is a self-led activity, visitor reception will point you in the right direction. Wear suitable clothing and footwear for the weather. Please note there are steep paths and steps within the garden.
Open daily over half term, 10am – 3.30pm
Sunday 11th – 11 – 12:30 and 2 – 3:30 – Build your own nestbox
The birds in your garden will soon be looking
for somewhere to build a nest and raise their family, so come along and give them a hand. Suitable
for ages 5 to 11 years. From 11am to 12.30pm or 2pm to 3.30pm. Booking essential. Charges apply.
Tuesday 13th – 1 – 3 -Wildlife Lego
Does your child like Lego? Is your child a budding animator? This
Lego event will consist of recreating wildlife creatures, making an animated video using I-pads and
an exploration of one of the reserve’s habitats. Aimed at ages 6-14 years. From 1pm to 3pm. Booking
essential. Charges apply.
Thursday 15th – 2 – 3:30 – Wildlife Drop In pond-dipping
School holiday fun between 2pm and 3.30pm.
Discover what creatures live in the pond. Charges apply.
Friday 16th- 11 – 3 -FreePlay Friday
For this February half term there will be loads to play with, chalk, bubbles, hoops and den
building bits! This event is aimed at children aged 3-8 years with their families. Please note that this
event is weather dependent. Join in any time between 11am and 3pm. Free event.
Sunday 18th – 10 – 12:30 -Wildfowl at Conwy
Join the warden for a guided walk to discover the variety of wildfowl species and
other birds which spend the winter at RSPB Conwy reserve. From 10am to 12.30pm. Booking essential.
RSPB Nature Reserve – Off A55, Llandudno Junction. Charges apply for reserve trails.
Phone: 01492584091. Web: www.rspb.org.uk/reserves-and-events/reserves-a-z/conwy
Saturday 10th – Saturday 17th – 11 – 3 – Llandudno
Its Half Term !!! And Let’s Arty Party is coming back to Bodafon Farm with loads of fun for all !! Great creative crafty makes . Fabulous Face Painting , Festival Face Glitter , Glitter Tatoos . Of course not forgetting the ever popular Holiday Hair Wraps . Prices start from just £2
All in the wonderfully warm function room . The licensed café bar will also be open serving succulent Hot Chocolates , Shmoos , cakes and so much more .
Free Parking and free entry to the farm .
No booking required .
Gotta Sing Gotta Dance
Sunday 11th – 7:30 – Llandudno – Venue Cymru
Local dance schools have once again joined forces to give you a spectacular evening of entertainment. This year’s show will undoubtedly be a night to remember with show stopping numbers from the Musicals to the charts, from some of the finest young talent in the North West.
Five great dance schools come together for this amazing evening of entertainment – all in aid of the Happy Faces Children’s Charity.
Not to be missed. Tickets £10. From 7:30 pm. Call the Box Office on: 01492 872000
The Road To Su Casa Festival with Darius Syrossian
Saturday 10th- 4pm owards – Venue Cymru, Llandudno
Begin the journey to Su Casa festival 2018. This trip will take you across a special journey giving you an insight into the different areas that will create their most ambitious event to date.
Expect stunning sounds from the biggest sound system they have ever installed and a unique blend of special effects and lighting that will take you on a visual rollercoaster
The 1000 capacity room at Venue Cymru will provide ample space for what will be a night that will go down in North Wales Folk Law.
Special guests Darius Syrossian (Do Not Sleep) and Lucas Alexander (Mi Casa Fiesta)
Plas Newydd – Anglesey
Monday 12th – Friday 16th – noon-3pm – Anglesey
Mud, mud glorious mud! Join us and the Wild Elements team for a half term week of muddy activities – We’re usually blessed with perfect mud making weather so we thought we’d celebrate!
Join the team in the mud kitchen for a spot of mud painting and mud pie making! Do you dare to take the winter barefoot challenge?
Activities: Barefoot challenge, mud painting, mud slide, mud kitchen and water play!
Bring some towels and even a change of clothes! 🙂
Free event – normal admission prices apply.
Ymunwch a thîm Elfennau Gwyllt i chwarae yn y mwd!
Gan ein bod digon ffodus fel arfer i gael tywydd perffaith ar gyfer creu mwd, waeth i ni ei ddathlu ddim! Dewch i weld y tîm yn y gegin mwd ar gyfer gweithgareddau fel peintio mwd, gwneud cacenni mwd a thaith fwdlyd droednoeth!
Cofiwch ddod a lliain ac hyn yn oed dillad sbar! 🙂
Codir pris mynediad arfero
Red Squirrel Crafts
Tuesday 13th and Wednesday 14th – noon – 3pm
A whole host of squirrel art and craft activities. Squirrel mask making, muddy feet art and face painting
(Suggested donation: Crafts £1.50, Face painting £2)
Call 01248 714795
For more info go to https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/plas-newydd-country-house-and-gardens
Bodelwyddan Castle and Park
Guided Trench Tour
Saturday 10th – 2pm – Bodelwyddan
Set in the spacious grounds of Bodelwyddan Castle and Park, the replica WW1 trench is an outstanding memorial to the men and women who passed through Kinmel Park Camp during the Great War and it’s immediate aftermath.
Lasting approximately one and a half hours, your guide will take you around the Trench, and explain the significance of the site and the impact of the War on individuals. See artefacts from Kinmel Camp itself, explore the British Officer’s dugout and the RAP.
Sensible footwear required.
Saturday, February 10 at 2pm.
Various times available Monday February 12 – Saturday, February 17
DEGANWY History Group
Thursday 15th – 7pm – Deganwy
The Group’s next meeting is entitled ‘Snippets of History’ and will be held on Thursday next 15th February at 7pm, This is the annual opportunity for individual members of the Group to give a talk on subjects in which they are particularly interested. This year, we have Adrian Hughes – ‘Herb Collectors’; Elan Rivers – ‘The Zac Brierley Story’; Vicky Macdonald – ‘Conwy Cockpit’. Meet at Peniel Chapel Schoolroom, Ty Mawr Road, Deganwy.
Refreshments will be provided. There will be a charge of £2.50 for non members but you are invited to become a member for the whole year for £12.
Puppets at the Messy Church
Tuesday 13th – 3:30 – Conwy
The puppets are back for pancake day! Latest production – ‘We are family’. Come along and find out more at Messy Church on Tuesday, February 13th at St John’s Methodist Church, Rosehill Street, Conwy starting at 3.30pm. Lots of fun for all ages, including crafts, songs,games and a family meal to end. Remember children need an accompanying adult. We’d love to see you there.
Monday 12th – 2pm – 6pm – Old Colwyn
Half-term fun & Bring n Share meal.
Bring something to eat with a bit to share
We’ll be eating about 4pm
Can’t promise peace & quiet though 🙂
Valentine Masquerade Ball and Dance Workshops
Saturday 10th – 2-4 and 8pm – Llandudno Bay Hotel, Llandudno
Valentines Masquerade Ball with some brilliant music to dance the night away in the beautiful 4 Star Bay Hotel Ballroom.
In support of the British Heart Foundation Charity with all profit raised from the night donated to this good cause.
Early Bird Tickets are £6, tickets on the door if available are £8.
Those hoping to get a bit of practise in before the night can take part in a special workshop in the afternoon (2-5pm) led by dancer Phillip Hurst who will focus on Argentine Tango & Rock & Roll. Workshop places are limited and cost £10. Book here
Nick Beer 10k Road Race
Friday 11th – 12pm – Llandudno
The Nick Beer 10k starts on the promenade in
Llandudno at 12pm and follows Marine Drive around the scenic Great Orme, before returning to the
promenade and finishing opposite Venue Cymru.
The race attracts around 700 entries each year.
For more info:
Phone: 07967 119601. Web: www.nwrrc.co.uk
The Cambrian Rally, with start and finish on Llandudno
Promenade, is set in the challenging Welsh forests and is recognised as one of the best rallies in the
UK. See website for full details of stages and times.
Antique, Collectors and Vintage Fair
Saturday 17th – 9am-4pm – Llandudno
On sale will be a wide variety of goods
with prices to suit everybody: china, glass, linen, paintings and prints, books, jewellery (fine
and costume), silver, postcards etc.
At the Town Hall, Lloyd Street, Llandudno from
9am to 4pm. Admission: adult 50p, children under 16 free.
Phone: 01492 518597.
GreenWood Forest Park is opening as usual for February Half Term from 10th – 23rd February. Set in 27 magical acres, you will discover bags of woodland adventure and awesome attractions.
Although the Green Dragon Roller Coaster and the SolarSplash are still hibernating until we open for the main season, there’s endless forest fun and indoor play to really make it a half term break to remember. Zoom down the 70m Great Green Run, have a go at Den Building and explore TreeTop Towers. Steer a Jungle Boat through the wooded wilderness and reach for the sky on the super bouncy and newly refurbished Giant Jumper.
Family Event for Children With Special Needs
Every Sunday from 18th February – 11 March 2018 please join us at Treborth Botanic Gardens, Bangor, for a fun packed session for all the family.
The event is free to families who have children with special educational needs and disabilities, offering the chance to learn how to live in the woods, with activities such as den building and campfire cooking.
Booking is essential, so please email us to secure your place at email@example.com or call the office on 07799566533.
We would be grateful if you could include;
The full names of the people attending,
Date of Birth of the Children in the group,
A contact telephone number,
and any additional requirements that may be needed to help your family access the woods and have a great experience.
We would love you to join us for a totally unique day.
Sunday 18th – 2-5pm – Mochdre
A light-hearted afternoon of yoga and relaxation followed by an hour with Jo Dixon, the North Wales Guru of Laughter Yoga!
Jo explains the science behind why laughing is SO good for us and then we start with a chuckle, which leads to a giggle and ends with laughing until your side hurt!!
Come along and see how you feel after an hour of laughter. You have to try this to believe it!!
Three hour workshop with refreshments £25 per person.
Book via the website link please x
Northern Soul Night
Saturday 17th – 7:30 – 1:30 – Llandudno Junction Labour Club
Admission only £5
Friends of the Earth Meeting – Invasive species (Himalayan Balsam) removal.
Monday – 7:30 – Rowen
Rowen Memorial Hall
LL32 8YA, grid. ref. SH 721 760
In partnership with the Snowdonia Society FoE Conwy are starting a project to try and reduce the amount of this pretty but invasive plant that is taking over river banks in the Conwy Valley. Owain Thomas from the Snowdonia Society is coming to talk about the successful work that has been done around the shores of Llyn Tegud in Bala and the methods used in its removal. We are hoping that many people in the local community will join us in work parties which will probably commence in June, but coming to the meeting will not commit you to anything!
Please come and invite anybody you think may be interested. Refreshments will be provided.
Sunday 2:30 – 4:30 – Llandudno
Did you work at Clare’s, Marie et Cie, Arnold’s or any other clothes shop in Llandudno? We’re having a get together at Mostyn gallery on Vaughan St on Sunday 18 Feb 2.30-4.30. All welcome – come and add your memories to the cards on display. Last chance to see the display on clothes shops and garages.
Wednesday – 1pm – 3pm – Llandudno – Ty Llywelyn Community Centre
Tickets only £7 per session