Craven District Council

Craven District Council

Museums At Night: Sheep to Cloth

A celebration of the textile skills of Craven throughout the ages with the chance to try out historic cloth making skills!

Saturday 19 May 2018 2:00 PM

Free Entry

Saturday 19th May
From Sheep to Cloth
2pm - 5pm
Free Entry!

A celebration of the textile skills of Craven throughout the ages with the chance to try out historic cloth making skills!

Have a go at spinning with a drop spindle, dyeing from plants or weaving on a peg loom. With dressing up costumes from the past in our photo booth and plenty of craft activities, this promises to be a fun event with something for everyone.

Why not then extend your Museums at night with...

Film Screening; Shaun The Sheep - The Movie, 5pm

Tickets £6.50 / under 18s £4.50 - Includes a teatime picnic

Museums at Night is the UK-wide festival of Lates in museums and galleries, produced by Culture24, the Brighton-based arts charity dedicated to shining a light on Britain’s sparkling culture and heritage.

 

Also on in Skipton Town Hall, COncert Hall on the 19th May:

11.30am - 4pm

Live Screening The Royal Wedding of HRH Prince Henry of Wales and Ms. Meghan Markle

Join us for our indoor street party for this special occasion!

The couple will marry at midday and at 1pm they will travel through Windsor in a carriage.   Our doors will open from 11.30am, join us for our indoor street party for this special occasion!  

Pimms and other refreshments available to purchase from the Hub bar.

This is a FREE EVENT - everyone welcome!