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Evening Talks At Plas y Brenin

There's always something going on in our bar. Whether it's an interesting talk or an open meeting, you are welcome to come along. Sometimes there is a small admission fee.

On this page you'll find the events we have lined up. So if you are in the area why not pop in for a drink or some delicious food.

 

Free Evening Talk 'Norway: the land of trolls, hot dogs and caviar paste' by Chris Evans

Monday 21 August - Starts 8pm - Cost: Free

Free Evening Talk 'Norway: the land of trolls, hot dogs and caviar paste' by Chris Evans

 

White water kayaking adventures in Norway. Starts at 8pm in the main lecture room next to the bar. Free entry, open to everyone.

 

 

Free Evening Talk 'Passion for the pulk - Uphill skiing' by Iona Pawson

Wednesday 23 August - Starts 8pm - Cost: Free

Free Evening Talk 'Passion for the pulk - Uphill skiing' by Iona Pawson

 

Ski touring around the world, from Snowdon to Mount Logan. Starts at 8pm in the main lecture room next to the bar. Free entry, open anyone to everyone.

 

 

Free Evening Talk 'Boats, Bugs and Bears' by Karl Midlane

Saturday 26 August - Starts 8pm - Cost: Free

Free Evening Talk 'Boats, Bugs and Bears' by Karl Midlane

 

600km of white water canoeing down the seal river in Canada. Starts at 8pm in the main lecture room next to the bar. Free entry, open anyone to everyone.

 

 

Free Evening Talk 'Beeline Britain - Award winning journey from Lands End to John O'Grotes' by Adam Harmer

Wednesday 30 August - Starts 8pm - Cost: Free

Free Evening Talk 'Beeline Britain - Award winning journey from Lands End to John O'Grotes' by Adam Harmer

 

A random encounted on the worlds longest canoe and kayak race. Also exploring white water with tales of a few decents from around the world.Starts at 8pm in the main lecture room next to the bar. Free entry, open to everyone.

 

 

The coastal environment and us

Thursday 31 August - Starts 8pm - Cost: Free

The coastal environment and us

 

The North Wales Wildlife Trust and Snowdonia Active introduce the marine and coastal wildlife we have in North Wales and the impacts our activities have on it.

 

 

'The Everest Of The Sea? - Crossing The Bass Strait'A free Eveing Talk by Daniel Webb

Saturday 2 September - Starts 8pm - Cost: Free

'The Everest Of The Sea? - Crossing The Bass Strait'A free Eveing Talk by Daniel Webb

 

A talk documenting an attempt to cross from the Australian mainland to Tasmania in a sea kayak. Starts at 8pm in the main lecture room. Open to everyone.

 

 

Free Evening Talk 'Thin Blue Lines - White Water Kayaking Around the World' by Pete Catterall

Monday 4 September - Starts 8pm - Cost: Free

Free Evening Talk 'Thin Blue Lines - White Water Kayaking Around the World' by Pete Catterall

 

White Water Kayaking Around the World. Starts at 8pm in the main lecture room next to the bar. Free entry, open anyone and everyone.

 

 

Free Evening Talk 'Climbing In The Dolomites' by Simon Lake

Saturday 9 September - Starts 8pm - Cost: Free

Free Evening Talk 'Climbing In The Dolomites' by Simon Lake

 

Join us for a free talk and slide show with Plas y Brenin instructor Simon Lake on Climbing In The Dolomites. Starts at 8pm in the main lecture room next to the bar. Free entry, open anyone and everyone.

 

 

Free Evening Talk 'Below and Beyond - Anacondas and Condors - Exploratory Kayaking in Peru' by Jon 'Spike' Green

Monday 11 September - Starts 8pm - Cost: Free

Free Evening Talk 'Below and Beyond - Anacondas and Condors - Exploratory Kayaking in Peru' by Jon 'Spike' Green

 

Join us for a free talk and slide show by Plas y Brenin's Jon 'Spike' Green - 'Below and Beyond - Anacondas and Condors - Exploratory Kayaking in Peru'. Starts at 8pm in the main lecture room next to the bar. Free entry, open anyone and everyone.

 

 

'The Everest Of The Sea? - Crossing The Bass Strait' A free Evening Talk by Daniel Webb

Wednesday 13 September - Starts 8pm - Cost: Free

'The Everest Of The Sea? - Crossing The Bass Strait' A free Evening Talk by Daniel Webb

 

A talk documenting an attempt to cross from the Australian Mainland to Tasmania in a Sea Kayak. Starts at 8pm in the main lecture room. Free entry. Open to everyone.

 

 

An interesting and informative lecture on Welsh Place Names

Tuesday 26 September - Starts 8pm - Cost: Free entry

An interesting and informative lecture on Welsh Place Names

 

Guto Roberts of the National Trust uncovers the meanings embedded in Snowdonia place names.

 

 

Bats of Snowdonia

Tuesday 31 October - Starts 8pm - Cost: Free

Bats of Snowdonia

 

Sam Dyer of the North Wales Mammals Group talks to us about bats in Snowdonia.

 

 

Winter Solstice Stargazing

Monday 11 December - Starts 8pm - Cost: Free

Winter Solstice Stargazing

 

A winter themed Dark Skies event with the Snowdonia National Park Authority

 

 


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