Dartmoor National Park Authority events: 17/08/2011

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Date start16/08/2011
Date end16/08/2011
Contact telephone01626 832093
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WEDNESDAY 17th Aug

11:30: 2hr Stroll, 'Good For You' Stroll (Bel Tor Corner) A gentle informative walk.


11:00 – 13:00 & 14:00 – 16:00:  National Trust Wild Child Wednesdays. Castle Drogo.  Get your hands dirty by joining in a variety of fun filled nature activities. Phone for details of specific activities each day. Normal admission prices apply and £2 for activities. Contact 01647 433306.

11:00:  Guided Walks at Higher Kiln Quarry. Buckfastleigh.  Guided walks (1hr1/2 hr) to see the quarry and caves, with an opportunity to enter the famous bone cave and on site museum.  Walks start at 11am and 2pm Wednesdays and Thursdays.  Cost Adults £5.00, School age children £2.50 and £14.00 for family ticket, there is no need to book. Walks start from the William Pengelly Cave Studies Centre, Russet Lane. More information at
www.pengellytrust.org or 01752 775195.

13:00-15:00: East Dartmoor National Nature Reserve, Silk Painting Workshop - Banner Making
Discover the art of silk painting on this family friendly workshop with expert advice and tuition from local artist Bridget Arnold. This workshop will cost £10 for each child accompanied by an adult and includes all the materials you will need. Booking is essential. Contact Bridget on 07766342723 or email
bridgetarnold66@aol.com . Meet at The Woodland Classroom, Yarner Wood Car Park, off the Bovey Manaton Road