Monthly Archives: February 2016

Sweeps & Scholars

A taste of Victorian childhood – this special offer is available for schools during the week beginning 14th March, giving pupils an appreciation of what working life was like for chimney sweep boys before its outlaw and the introduction of compulsory schooling in the late 1800s.

See under Schools Programme for details.

Posted on:24th February 2016

Baroque at the Wilderspin School Museum

Saturday February 27 at 7.00 p.m
The Hallgate Chamber Ensemble present an enchanting evening of Baroque Chamber music with Director – Carey Williams
The Ensemble consists of a small group of musicians including Flute, Trumpet, Bassoon, Strings and Voice

Admission is £6.00 and tickets are available from the Wilderspin School Museum (Thursday – Sunday 11am-3pm) or from Waters’ Edge Tourist Information Centre. Refreshments will be available.

Posted on:17th February 2016

Music with Mummy

Weekly half-hour sessions for pre school children under three and their carer.
Starts Thursday 25 February in the Aelberry Building – with easy car parking.
Details and booking:

Posted on:17th February 2016

Singing Down Memory Lane

Thursday 3 March 2pm
in the Wilderspin Schoolroom

Sing-along with Laurie Robinson and his keyboard — ready to tinkle the ivories and bring back lots of musical memories. Everything from music hall favourites to 30s swing.
£3 incs. an afternoon tea with cake and tea / coffee.
We’ll provide the song sheet so that everyone can join in!
Telephone to book or drop in.

Posted on:17th February 2016