Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Past Events

Events List Navigation

August 2014

Rode Hall Silver Band exhibition

August 14, 2014 @ 12:00 am - September 8, 2014 @ 5:00 pm

Congleton Museum is proud to host a special exhibition on the Rode Hall Silver Band. Established in 1837 to lead parishioners from Scholar Green to Astbury Church, the band is now a staple of local events and celebrations. Included in the display is an 1837 brass drum, still used by the band, along with information about the band's membership during the two world wars. This free exhibit is open until September 8th. Pictured: the band in 1880.

Find out more »

Fun Fridays for 7-11 year olds – creating black and white images

August 15, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Congleton Museum, Market Square
Congleton, CW12 1ET
+ Google Map
£5

Fun things with newspapers - creating images. Bring a camera if you have one. See Education page for details.

Find out more »

Sewing Saturdays for 7 – 11 year olds – weaving

August 16, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Congleton Museum, Market Square
Congleton, CW12 1ET
+ Google Map

Look at examples of weaving, and then weave a story of our own! See education page for details.

Find out more »

Fun Fridays for 7 – 11 year olds – blue green and purple under the microscope

August 22, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Congleton Museum, Market Square
Congleton, CW12 1ET
+ Google Map
£5

Search for Blue Clues in the museum, and create some landscape creations! See education page for details.

Find out more »

Sewing Saturdays for 7 – 11 year olds – patchwork

August 23, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Congleton Museum, Market Square
Congleton, CW12 1ET
+ Google Map
£5

Mosaic fun, tessellation, and patchwork. See Education page for details.

Find out more »

Fun Fridays for 7 – 11 year olds – the sun shines down on me!

August 29, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Congleton Museum, Market Square
Congleton, CW12 1ET
+ Google Map
£5

Orange, yellow and red - create backdrop for fashion show models! See Education page for details.

Find out more »

Sewing Saturdays for 7 – 11 year olds – Cross stitch

August 30, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Congleton Museum, Market Square
Congleton, CW12 1ET
+ Google Map
£5

Look at some amazing embroidery, and then begin to sew. See the Education page for details.

Find out more »
September 2014

People and Places

September 7, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Congleton Museum
£3 - £5

Congleton has associations with a number of men and women who have had an impact upon local, national and international affairs.  This walk looks at the various places linked with people like John Bradshaw, President of the Court that tried Charles I and Elizabeth Wolstenholme-Elmy, a   prominent campaigner for women’s rights. Leader: Ian Doughty

Find out more »

Sewing Saturdays for 7 – 11 year olds – making rosettes

September 13, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
donations appreciated

Visit Eaton Bank's exhibition at the museum, and enjoy a workshop making rosettes. See Education page for details.

Find out more »
October 2014

Changing Places

October 5, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Congleton Museum
£3 - £5

This walk will use images of Congleton, taken over the past 100 years, to show how the main streets to the east of the town have developed to meet the changing social and economic needs of the town and its inhabitants.  Leader: Ian Doughty

Find out more »
+ Export Events