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Get to know your birds.

22 August, 10am – 12pm

  • Tipperary Branch Birdwatch Ireland
  • Cabragh Wetlands, Thurles
  • Co. Tipperary

Want to get to know your birds? Want to improve your bird ID? We will be walking & talking all things birds. Bring your bird stories. Bird handling and ringing demonstration (weather permitting).

Want to know about Barn Owls, their diet and habits? Want to learn how to identify the birds in your garden? Or just improve your skills. Want to learn about our summer visitors? Would you like to see how we handle and ring birds to gather information about bird populations. Then this event is for you and yours. The Cabragh Wetlands in Thurles provides the perfect setting for getting to know Irish Birds with a large variety of species on site.

Stories from the Wetlands

Come along to Cabragh

20 August, 8pm – 9pm

The evening will include

A walk in the wetlands followed by a sharing of stories from Cabragh as it has developed over the years.

Cabragh Wetlands Centre was recently opened by President Michael D Higgins.It was the culmination of a thirty year journey.The people of the Cabragh Wetlands project share their stories and experiences over the last three decades along with the timeless stories of nature itself.

Free event

All are Welcome

 

River Suir Heritage Audit

The Heritage office are on the final leg of the River Suir Heritage Audit County Tipperary. This year is from Cloghabreedy bridge outside Cahir up to TwoFords Bridge.

An information meeting will take place on Wednesday 23rd May at 7 p.m. at Cabragh Wetlands Centre Thurles with the aim of meeting people from along the study area that have an interest in the River and have stories or information in relation to the built or natural heritage.

All are welcome

 

Official Opening of Cabragh Wetlands Trust

We are pleased to announce that Cabragh Wetlands Trust will be officially opened on May the 19th at 6 p.m. by President Michael D. Higgins.

Parking  at the center will be restricted but is available nearby.

Please arrive at or before 5:00 p.m.

All are welcome to attend.

JAPANESE BLACK INK PAINTING WORKSHOP FOR BEGINNERS

JAPANESE BLACK INK PAINTING WORKSHOP FOR BEGINNERS

 

Cabragh Wetlands, Cabragh, Thurles, Co. Tipperary

Saturday 14th April 2018 @ 10.00am – 4.00pm

Sumi-e: Japanese Black Ink Painting is a unique art form using only black ink, handmade paper, and a special brush. It is calming and relaxing and is an excellent activity for reducing stress.

Learn brushstrokes and techniques for painting grasses, flowers, trees, mountains and landscapes through a series of Sumi-e Workshops for Beginners.

Workshop Details:

Saturday 14th April: One-day Workshop (Adults) 75.00Euro.

USE OF MATERIALS IS INCLUDED.

10% discount if payment is complete at booking.

50.00Euro deposit to secure place.

Booking Deadline: Thursday 12th April.

10.00am – 4.00pm with one hour break for lunch. Tea and biscuits supplied. Please bring your own lunch (Cabragh Wetlands has kitchen facilities available).

Advance booking is essential as places are limited.

To Book, please call or Email Karen on: 087-638-4195 cashelblackinkpainting@gmail.com