Events

Events for 1st Nov 2018 - 30th Nov 2018

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  • Free Lunchtime Talk – Cicatrix: The Scar of a Healed Wound

    • Date: 2nd November 2018
    • Location: Swindon Museum and Art Gallery, Bath Road, Swindon SN1 4BA
    • Time: 12:30 - 13:00
    • Cost: Free

    Join our curator for a free lunchtime tour of the new exhibition “Cicatrix”.

    Cicatrix is a contemporary art project incorporating drawing, films and installation. It explores the scars of World War I on the landscape, people and psyche of Wiltshire. Lunchtime talks start at 12.30pm, last for approximately 30minutes and are free.

  • Barbury’s Lumps and Bumps

    • Date: 4th November 2018
    • Location: Barbury Castle
    • Time: 13:30 - 15:30
    • Cost: Free

    Walk around Barbury Castle

    Apart from the Iron Age hillfort the lumps and bumps at Barbury Castle represent some 4,000 years from the Bronze Age to WW2- find out which are which on this walk. Meet at Barbury Castle Country Park, toilet block Please wear warm clothes to suit the weather and stout shoes, bring waterproofs, and binoculars if you have them. Suitable for dogs Event leader Michael Lilley Book in advance on 01793 490150 or swindonrangers@swindon.gov.uk

  • Free Lunchtime Talk - Art and Conflict

    • Date: 9th November 2018
    • Location: Swindon Museum and Art Gallery, Bath Road, Swindon SN1 4BA
    • Time: 12:30 - 13:00
    • Cost: Free

    Join our curator for a free lunchtime tour of our Art and Conflict exhibition.

    Discover how artists have depicted peace and conflict in their art while learning more about Swindon’s remarkable collection of modern British art. Lunchtime talks start at 12.30pm, last for approximately 30minutes and are free.

  • Predator Fishing at Coate

    • Date: 9th November 2018
    • Location: Coate Water Park
    • Time: 08:00 - 12:00
    • Cost: Free

    Adult fishing coaching

    Coate Water offers some cracking sport for the predator angler, come along and find out for yourself. On the day there will be qualified angling coaches on hand to provide advice and tips on how to make the most out of this exciting sport. Meet at Dam Wall Shelter (bus stop) at Coate Water. Suitable for adults only, free of charge All anglers must bring their own bait, fishing tackle, including unhooking mats, and wear clothing to suit the weather Anglers must hold a valid Environment Agency Rod Licence Event leader Mark Jennings Book in advance on 01793 490150 or swindonrangers@swindon.gov.uk

  • Cooking in Nature

    • Date: 18th November 2018
    • Location: Stanton Park
    • Time: 11:00 - 14:00
    • Cost: £3 per person

    Outdoor cooking event

    Join some of the Ranger Team for a spot of lunch at an event all about outdoor cooking. From wood fired kelly-kettles to open fire and clay oven cooking. Meet at the Farmhouse, Stanton Park Suitable for all ages Please wear old clothes to suit the weather Suitable for dogs and wheelchair users. Not suitable for vegans Cost £3 per person to cover food items Event leaders Ross Sheppard and Michael Lilley Book in advance on 01793 490150 or swindonrangers@swindon.gov.uk