Environmental Talk

11.00am – Sunday 8th October – FREE EVENT

Irish Giant Deer –Getting to grips with the bones
Organic object conservation with Kate Aughey. Kate joined the team at Conservation Letterfrack in 2014 after training in the conservation of wooden objects at West Dean College.

Venue: Conservation Letterfrack Workshop – the first modern building on the right hand side in the Connemara West Centre in Letterfrack Village.

Community Native Woodland

11.00am – Sunday 8th October – FREE EVENT

Visit to the Community Native Woodland in the Connemara National Park.
Green Campus GMIT Letterfrack have planted over 3000 trees in a special area set aside by the National Park. The walk will be led by a member of the Green Campus GMIT Letterfrack.

Venue: Start at the Visitor’s Centre, Connemara National Park
Wear appropriate footwear. Duration 45 minutes

Vegetarian Cookery

12.00pm – Sunday 8th October

Vegetarian Cookery Demonstration & Tasting

Venue: Ellis Hall, Letterfrack

Cost: €5 per person, kids free

Showcase: Film/Video Workshop

1.00pm – Sunday 8th October – FREE EVENT

Capturing Nature’s Autumn Glory

Venue: AV Centre, Connemara National Park

Mushroom Foraging

1.30pm – Sunday 8th October

Mushroom foraging in Kylemore Abbey with Thomas Harrington

Venue: Meet at Kylemore Abbey visitor centre

Cost: €15

Guided Walk

3.00pm – Sunday 8th October – FREE EVENT

Guided walk ‘Trees now and then’ with Breandan O’Scanaill

Venue: Start at the Visitor’s Centre, Connemara National Park

Experience Green

4.00pm – Sunday 8th October – FREE EVENT

Get to know successful ways of waste reducing and recycling combined with a walk at Rosleague Manor Hotel.

Venue: Meet at Rosleague Manor Hotel  car park