friday 8 - LAntern making Training

Sat 9 & 16, Sun 10 & 17 - LANTERN MAKING & SHADOW SCREEN WORKSHOPS

New Mills School, Church Lane, SK22 4NR

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LANTERN MAKING TRAINING
New Mills School, Church Lane, SK22 4NR 7-9pm
ADMISSION FREE!

Become a lantern-making expert! Full training in the techniques of lantern making. Experienced and new helpers welcome. This event is free but we do ask that after training you then come and share your expertise at a minimum of three Lantern Workshops.
For details tel. Lyn 07753842861


LANTERN MAKING & SHADOW SCREEN WORKSHOPS - New Mills School, Church Lane, SK22 4NR

New Mills Community Festival is pleased to announce that this year the lantern-making and shadow screen workshops are to be held at:

New Mills School, Church Lane, SK22 4NR
Saturday 9, 10-12pm, 12:30-2:30pm, 3-5pm
Sunday 10, 10-12pm, 12:30-2:30pm, 3-5pm
Saturday 16, 10-12pm, 12:30-2:30pm, 3-5pm
Sunday 17, 10-12pm, 12:30-2:30pm, 3-5pm

Make your own lantern for our famous Lantern Procession or help create the beautiful shadow screens and paper-bag lanterns that decorate the Torrs Gorge. A team of trained helpers will be on hand to assist you in these sessions. A minimum of two sessions are needed to complete a lantern. This year’s theme is ‘Around The World’. All welcome.  Children bring an adult with you. Suggested donation for each session £1.50 per person Refreshments on sale. For details tel. Lyn: 07753 842861


Refreshments during all workshops available from:

THE COW SHED CAFE
Saturday 9, 16 Sunday 10,17
New Mills School, Church Lane, SK22 4NR Open 10am - 5pm during lantern workshops


The Cow Shed Cafe will be popping up at all the Lantern Making Workshops selling hot and cold drinks and a range of delicious home baked cakes, biscuits and savouries.