Mugdock’s Geological Past, Friday 7th
Mugdock Country Park offers a wealth of landscape features that tell us a great deal about the past.
On this Ranger led guided walk, you will learn the basics of the geological earth surface processes which contribute to how the landscape of the country park looks the way it does today. This walk will visit some of our landscape features and viewpoints, offering spectacular vistas of the Blane Valley, the Highland Boundary Fault and the Arrochar Alps to the north.
Booking essential contact University of Strathclyde Centre for Lifelong Learning 0141 548 2116. Cost £24.
Helensburgh Market In the Square, Saturday 8th July
Helensburgh Market in the Square runs on the second Saturday of each month
Our producers will vary dependant on the seasonal availability of their products, but at most Markets you will find fresh home-baking, seasonal veg, fresh and smoked fish, seafood, beef, lamb, pork, cured meats, cheese, jams, pet supplies, and some craft stalls as well.
Allanwater Brewhouse, Bridge of Allan
Acoustic traditional and contemporary music sessions. The talented DAPPER McDANS making a rare but welcome appearence on stage at 8.30pm – 08/07/2017 @ 8:30 pm
Second Sunday open traditional music session – 09/07/2017 @ 8:00 pm
Repair Cafe, Transition, Stirling
Transition Stirling are very exciting to be hosting Stirling’s first Repair Cafe! At the repair cafe volunteers with a range of skills will help visitors to repair and mend items they bring in that need fixing. We will have a range of categories for items including small electrical items, jewellery, clothing & textiles or furniture.
So bring along your items and learn how to repair them! No booking is necessary – just come along on the day. Courtesy of Stirling Voluntary Enterprise we will be hosting it in a pop up shop in Murray Place (formerly CHAS charity shop).
Get Your Hands Dirty, 8th July Kirkintilloch
Join the Mugdock Country Park Rangers and help them take care of Merkland Local Nature Reserve, Kirkintilloch. Accompanied kids only – waterproofs and welliesrecommended.
Tales From the Battlefield, Sunday 9th,Wallace Monument
Live battlefield performances to enthral the kids.
Trailfest Mugdock, Sunday 9th July
If you are a runner, why not have a go at trail running? This is a friendly bunch and they encourage all to take part:
Join us for a social run at Mugdock every month. Each month we run 5 & 10k routes in and around the park and we’re there for fun, not for speed, so it’s accessible to everyone. Join our #RunDirtyCrew for special discounts and exclusive member benefits, or choose to Pay-As-You-Run from £5 a go. We’re a friendly bunch, and our RunSocials provide a perfect environment if you’d like to try running on trails.