Events on 30th Jul 2019

Events for 30th Jul 2019

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  • Fostering Information Session

    • Date: 30th July 2019
    • Location: Lyndhurst Centre Lyndhurst Crescent, Swindon, SN3 2RW
    • Time: 10:30 - 11:30
    • Cost: Free

    This is an informal session where you can find out more about becoming a foster carer and an opportunity to ask any questions you have.

    Some of our current foster carers will also be there to chat to you about their experiences and what it means to be a foster carer. If you wish to attend, please book onto the session via this link: https://bit.ly/2MCVWDL

  • Infocus Stitching: Great Western Embroiderers respond to Swindon’s historic photography collections

    • Date: 28th May 2019 - 7th September 2019
    • Every day
    • Location: Swindon Museum and Art Gallery Bath Road Swindon SN1 4BA
    • Time: 11:00 - 16:30
    • Cost: Free

    This spring, members of Swindon’s renowned Great Western Embroiders will present a new exhibition of embroidery and textiles.

    For the past year, members have been exploring Swindon’s rich photographic history and creating challenging and inspiring new work. The exhibition includes examples of photography, cameras and photographic equipment from the museum’s own collections. Image courtesy © Kathy

  • Connections: An Exhibition by group 7

    • Date: 30th July 2019 - 7th September 2019
    • Every day
    • Location: Swindon Museum and Art Gallery Bath Road Swindon SN1 4BA
    • Time: 11:00 - 16:30
    • Cost: Free

    This group exhibition brings together the artists of group 7, who have a strong commitment to the media of drawing, painting and printmaking.

    They share an interest in abstract and expressive painting with a strong use of colour. The exhibition showcases their recent work, allowing visitors to discover this fascinating art ensemble for themselves. The group comprises Brian Bishop, Fran Donovan, Martin Brewster, Ursula Leach, Bonnie Brown, Peter Symonds and Michelle Griffiths, all of whom are based in the South of England. Please note that Swindon Museum and Art Gallery is open Tuesday to Saturday, 11am to 4.30pm. Please check our website for more details on exhibitions and events. Image courtesy: Brian Bishop Nue-Nei Acrylic on canvas.

  • Ancient Downs

    • Date: 30th July 2019
    • Location: Barbury Castle
    • Time: 10:00 - 17:00
    • Cost: Free

    Historical walk around the Barbury Castle downs

    South of Barbury Castle the Marlborough Downs still bear the remains of thousands of years of human activity, discover and explore some of them on this gentle 11-mile walk. Meet at Barbury Castle Country Park, near the toilet block. Please wear clothes to suit the weather and stout shoes, bring a sunhat and sun screen if hot along with a packed lunch and drink. Event leader Michael Lilley. Book in advance on 01793 490150 or email: swindonrangers@swindon.gov.uk