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Friday 30th March to Sunday 15th
10.00am to 5.30pm
Follow the White Rabbit
to The Gower Heritage Wonderland, for a most important date! Meet
Alice, the Mad Hatter and the White Rabbit (our special Easter Bunny)
and join in with a whole host of egg-tivities! Don a pair of Bunny
ears for the egg and spoon races and even the spoon, tea cup, tea
spoon and egg races!! Bounce along in our Great Bunny Sack Race!
And if after all that
you need a drink, then there is always time for tea, and you can
have tea and lots of fun at The Maddest Mad Hatters tea party you
will ever attend, with stories and games galore! There is even a
Mad-Hatters hat compertition, so bring your Easter Bonnets and Mad
Hat's for our Mad-Hatters Hat Parade, if you didn't bring your own
do not despair, you can make one in our craft room (additional charge
applies) along with a whole host of other easter crafts!! You can
even follow Alice on a special egg-tastic treasure hunt. There are
also animal handling and feeding sessions with our animal carers,
and our speacial Easter Quiz to find all of our naughty run away
rabbits and win a prize. So hop along and have a very merry day
of Easter Madness! You may need to bring your pyjamas as you will
be 'egg'hausted by the end of your visit!
to Spin in 2018 Beginners Hand Spinning & Finishing with Ffibrau
Y Gwyr - Fibres of Gower
14th APRIL 2018 10.30 - 4.00pm
- Hand spin your own locally sourced, pure wool yarn! FULL DAY SATURDAY
14TH APRIL 2018 10.30 - 4.00PM
A beginner’s workshop for those who have never tried the pure bliss
of spinning their own yarn on a drop spindle. Includes all materials
and tuition in basic hand spinning and finishing techniques. With
all materials and a drop spindle supplied during this workshop you
will spin and then finish your very own ball of pure wool yarn.
We source our Ryeland fleece on Gower and what better setting for
spinning your unique yarn than the Woollen Mill at the Gower Heritage
Centre. Drop spindles have been used in hand spinning for centuries
and are incredibly versatile and widely used by hand spinners today.
not come along, meet us, and experience a full day of relaxed spinning
and we reckon by the end, you’ll be hooked! We will teach you the
skills to be able to produce your own hand spun yarn at home.
of 4 people per tutor. Maximum 8 spaces available.
Spindle for use during the workshop
to allow you to finish your yarn and wind into a ball.
entry into the Gower Heritage Centre
tour of the Woollen Mill and its history
(tea & coffee)
Please bring a packed lunch or alternatively there is a café on
site serving a variety of fresh food and local produce. ?
introductory offer! £48 per person
places remaining! Book now to avoid disappointment!
email Rachel or Tasha - firstname.lastname@example.org to book a place.