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Peregrine Watch

Date to be Confirmed. Will Glendalough's peregrines nest successfully this year? We hope to have our  telescopes trained on their nest just as the young falcons start to fledge. The date and location shall only be announced a week before the event, and is entirely dependent on the birds themselves.. Please keep an eye here for more details. Date: To be confirmed Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (drop by any time) Location: To be confirmed Booking is not required. All...

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Art With Eleanor

Sunday 10th June: A special day connecting deeply with the beauty of the natural heritage of Glendalough. The day consists of a gentle 1-2 hour walk in the Glendalough valley, sketching and taking notes. Participants shall then translate their experience into ‘Works of Art’ !! No previous experience is required. Participants are asked to bring their own art materials, a packed lunch, rain-gear and walking shoes. Children over are 14 welcome. Please no dogs allowed. When:                    Sunday 10th...

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Bumblebee Identification

Sunday 27th May: Learn about Ireland’s amazing bumblebees. The morning starts with short talk at the Education Centre, learning about the ecology of bumblebees and how to identify them. The talk is followed by a short walk to try and identify them in the wild. Please leave your dog at home for this event. When: Sunday 27 May @11 am Where: National Park Education Centre, Upper Lake, Glendalough Duration: 1.5 hours Booking is essential! Bookings taken from Sunday 13 May. To...

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