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WORKSHOPS

EXHIBITIONS

EVENTS

FESTIVAL EVENTS

01

JUNE

Laid back family friendly event, with live music and free drop-in art workshops. This includes fossil hunting, Lego, dinosaur toys and a chalk actvitiy with artist Tom Hayes. We will also have information stalls such as the Omega 'Chatterbox' charity who will be selling plants. Plus a wildlife stall with "Curious Young Darwin" pond dip trays run by the Severn Rivers Trust with help from Shrewsbury Branch Shropshire Wildlife Trust.  Shrewsbury Urban Sketchers will also be there, if you would like to join them and get creative. 

Venue: Greyfriars Bridge

Fee: FREE

Time: 11.00 - 15.00

No Need To Book

Let’s Celebrate Art

01

JUNE

A Jump in, Jump out 25mins easel activity for kids with experienced artist Kerry Jones. 

Venue: Bloom, Studio 39 @ Coleham

Fee: £3 per child

Time: 10.00-14.00

No need to book. Just turn up and have a go! 

BLOOM Studio 39 Workshop

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Look for our knitting, art and bunting to guide you to this fabulous downstairs and upstairs exhibition of local art. There will also be art, books and cards for sale. 

 

Open late Friday 14 June (19.30 start) for an informal evening with local poets and songwriters, plus refreshments.  Booking essential: please contact Tony Sharpe on 01743 236975 to book.  Donations invited.

Venue: English Bridge Workshop

Date: 08-15 June 

Fee: FREE

Time: 10.00 - 16.00 Daily

Community Art
Exhibition

08

JUNE

Watch local artists at work at the English Bridge Workshop

Click on link for details.

Open Studios

08-09

JUNE

04

JUNE

Challenge your neighbours in our annual fun pub quiz. All proceeds go to Village Water Charity.

Venue: The Crown Pub, Coleham

Fee: £2 - Five in a Team

Time: 19.00

No Need To Book, please arrive as early as possible

Pub Quiz

JUNE

One of our most popular events, which opens up private Belle Vue gardens to the public.

Expect a lovely community feel, with music and refreshments. Plus new this year, a break out green space with circus skill activities for kids. 

Venue: Belle Vue and Coleham

Fee: £3 per Adult, Children FREE

Time: 10.30-16.00

No Need To Book

Scarecrow maps and Garden Trail programmes are available from the end of May at the following locations 

  • Stop.Coffee

  • House Coffee Co

  • Coleham Sandwich BAr & Deli

Open Garden Trail

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05

JUNE

Meet outside the the Catholic Cathedral (Town Walls). Led by photographer Richard Hammerton. Own camera needed, walk planned will take 1.5‐2 hours, whatever the weather.

Venue: Catholic Cathedral 

Fee: £5 per person

Time: 18.45-19.00 start

Booking Essential, Limited Places

DSLR Photography Workshop

JUNE

Talk on the

Wakeman 'Look

Up' Tile Trail

10

Art Teacher Mike Griffiths explains the "ORIGINS" of the ceramic "look up" tile trail around the town.

Venue: The Methodist Church, Belle Vue

Fee: Suggested £3 donation.  Children FREE

Time: 19.00

No Need

To Book

Led by Chrissy Bridge, learn to play lively energetic rhythms on an African Djembe drum. Suitable for ages 9+.

No skill required, just enthusiasm.

Venue: English Bridge Workshop

Fee: £3 per Adult, Children FREE

Time: 19.00-20.30

Booking Essential, Limited Places

Drumming

Workshop

JUNE

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View the fabulous creations of the local community.  Winners and commendation prizes to be awarded.  You can download a free map here

10.00 - 16.00 on Saturday 08 and Sunday 09 June

Art & Scarecrow Trail

JUNE

08-09

JUNE

Pub Walk

11

Meet outside The Severn Stars.  Join us on a walk talk and taste around the local pubs, providing an alternative view of local history, and ending up at the Prince of Wales.  Limited spaces, so do book!

Fee: £3

Time: 19.00

Photography

Exhibition

Come and visit the new hall and see the marvellous display of photos from our photography competition and the Shropshire Photographic Society

Venue: The Hermitage Centre, Belle Vue Methodist Church

Date: 08-09 Kune 

Fee: FREE

Time: 10.00-16.00 (Sat 08)
            12.00-16.00 (Sun 09)

No Need To Book

JUNE

08-09

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Led by Dean Whnell, and run by Holy Trinity. Booking is essential as places are limited. 

*Please note that children must be accompanied by an adult throughout the session.  Parents are able to stay and watch, or take part if they'd like to, but someone must be with your child at the church.

Venue: Holy Trinity Church Hall,

Belle Vue 

Fee: £5 per person

Time: 10.00-10:45 or 11:15-12:00 noon

Booking Essential, Limited Places

Beat Box Workshop

JUNE

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Curious Nature Project

11

JUNE

 

 

 

Part of the Lovely Land and Jamila Walker visual artist collaboration, "Curious Nature Project" funded by the Community Lottery fund. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

On Tuesday 11th June 2019, artist Jamila Walker will host participatory art sessions with Coleham Primary School pupils and staff at English Bridge Studios, Shrewsbury. 
 
Participants will have the opportunity to develop experimental print making skills, inspired by seeds. Work created will be exhibited at the studios. 


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JUNE

Bring & Share

Buffet

15

Bring a plate or dish of your favourite recipe to a community bring-and-share buffet.  Please note, this is a non-alcoholic event with soft drinks, tea and coffee available. Booking essential.Health and safety is our priority, so please read the Bring and Share Home Cooking Guidelines.

Venue: The Hermitage Centre

(Belle Vue Methodist Church Hall)

Time: 18.30

Booking Essential

Watch local artists at work at the English Bridge Workshop

Open Studios

15-16

JUNE