Events - 2013 past programme

Mount Stuart: Dad's Dinner Mount Stuart: Dad's Dinner 16 June 2013 We know he deserves the best, that's why the Mount Stuart chefs have prepared something really special for our Father's Day lunch menu.

Mount Stuart: Clay Critters Mount Stuart: Clay Critters 22 June 2013 Join Gill Brandon-Turner from Beautiful Baboon who will be on hand to help you decorate your own clay critter! We have a vast range of hand cut decorating clays with everything from dinosaurs to flowers, fish, stars and fairies, so there's no need to be an artist!

Mount Stuart: Pinetum Walk Mount Stuart: Pinetum Walk 24 June 2013 Graham Alcorn, Mount Stuart's deputy Head gardener, with over 27 years horticultural experience will be leading this guided walk, join him and explore our Pinetum and learn more about their involvement with the International Conifer Conservation Project.

Mount Stuart: Dutch Ovens, Cob Ovens & French Bread Mount Stuart: Dutch Ovens, Cob Ovens & French Bread 29 June 2013 Gain hands-on experience learning how easy it is to build a traditional oven using natural and reclaimed materials. Acquire basic cob building skills, and enjoy the awesome experience of working with other excited, like-minded people in an inspiring environment.

Mount Stuart: Woodland Meditation Mount Stuart: Woodland Meditation Sundays in June 2013 Woodland meditation can be a wonderful blessing in your busy and stressful life. Join Mount Stuart on Sunday mornings to reconnect with the woods.

Mount Stuart: Seed & Bean Tasting Day Mount Stuart: Seed & Bean Tasting Day 30 June 2013 Calling all Chocoholics, join Stephen Rudkin from the innovative and multi-award winning Seed & Bean. Discover what your flavour fix will be - fiery chilli & lime, rich coffee espresso or soothing Lavender.

Mount Stuart: Wood Watch - Nature Detectives Mount Stuart: Wood Watch - Nature Detectives Sundays in June 2013 Wood watch are inviting nature detectives of all ages to explore the hidden secrets of the Mount Stuart woodlands during a relaxing afternoon stroll.

Mount Stuart: Young Explorers Mount Stuart: Young Explorers Daily in June 2013 Let your children follow the map and join in the scavenger hunt around the Mount Stuart gardens. Finish the trail and become an official Mount Stuart Young Explorer.

Mount Stuart: Behind the Scenes Tour Mount Stuart: Behind the Scenes Tour Wednesdays & Sundays in June 2013 Your Guide will take you on a private Behind the Scenes tour viewing rooms such as the Swimming Pool, the Burges Chapel, the Billiard Room and other treats not normally open to the general public at Mount Stuart, culminating in a sumptuous Afternoon Tea served in the Private Family Drawing Room.

Mount Stuart: Lucy Skaer - A Proposal for Mount Stuart 2013 Visual Arts: Lucy Skaer - A Proposal for Mount Stuart 2013 23 June-31 October 2013 A major commission by the Turner Prize 2009 nominee Lucy Skaer, comprising site-specific installations drawing inspiration from the Gothic architecture of the buildings held at Mount Stuart as part of the Contemporary Visual Arts Programme.