Events for September 2014

100 Years Ago: Salford at War exhibition
Saturday 15 March to Sunday 15 November 2015
'100 Years Ago: Salford at War', helps uncover some of Salford's unique stories from World War One...

The Good Old Days: Terry Allen exhibition
Saturday 17 May to Sunday 7 September 2014
Inspired by his surroundings growing up in Stockport, Terry Allen paints scenes of his childhood reminiscent of industrial northern towns in the 1950s...

Mud, Sweat and Tears: the story of Salford's allotments exhibition
Sunday 25 May to Sunday 5 October 2014
2014 marks the centenary of the breakout of World War One, but did you know the important part Ordsall Hall had to play?

Visit this family friendly exhibition to find out about the story of Salford's pioneering allotments...

Chapel Street Then and Now exhibition
Saturday 5 July to Sunday 12 October 2014
Manchester visual artist Ian McKay and three community art groups have been exploring the changing face of Chapel Street...

Reincarnated Rubbish exhibition
Saturday 19 July to Sunday 2 November 2014
Reincarnated Rubbish is Val Hunt's critically acclaimed touring solo exhibition...

World War One Talk - The Ballad of Billy Unsworth
Monday 1 September 2014
Discover the fascinating story of Billy Unsworth - an Ordsall man who died at Gallipoli in 1915...

Bat Walk
Tuesday 2 September 2014
Come along on the hunt for bats and other wildlife...

Salford Voluntary Rangers
Tuesday 2 September 2014
Join the ranger and help improve the country park...

Health Walk
Thursday 4 September 2014
1 hour gentle walk followed by refreshments...

Health Walk
Thursday 4 September 2014
1 hour gentle walk led by volunteers...

Salford Volunteer Rangers
Thursday 4 September 2014
Help carry out conservation tasks in the country park...

River Life - Bats
Thursday 4 September 2014
Come along on the hunt for bats and other wildlife...

Painting Course
Thursday 4 September to Friday 5 September 2014
Learn how to capture the atmospheric gardens, interior and exterior of Ordsall Hall in beautiful watercolours...

Tiny Tots Ramblers
Friday 5 September 2014
An walk for young children and their parents or carers...

Broughton Fun Day
Saturday 6 September 2014
Traditional fun day for all the family, games, sports, exhibitions and displays
Telephone Diane Crowcroft on 0161 831 9807
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Eccles Festival - a slice of Eccles
Saturday 6 September 2014
A delicious slice of Eccles served-up from local venues in the Eccles Town Centre...

Salford Voluntary Rangers
Saturday 6 September 2014
Join the ranger for this conservation afternoon...

'The Red Devilution' Salford Red Devils v London Broncos
Sunday 7 September 2014
Catch all the action in this packed Super League game at the A J Stadium, come along and don't miss any of the action as Salford Red Devils take on London Broncos Sunday 7 September 3pm...

Victoria Park Summer Band Concert
Sunday 7 September 2014
Enjoy free live band concerts at the Victorian Band Stand in a beautiful park setting...

Eccles Funfair, Car Boot and Dog Show
Sunday 7 September 2014
Traditional funfair will early start car boot and afternoon Dog Show at Eccles Recreation Ground...

Summer Sunday
Sunday 7 September 2014
Discover a wonderful wildlife haven and join Salford Rangers for a late summer afternoon in the Meadow, with live music, games, food and drink, crafts and eco activities...

City of Salford 10K Run
Sunday 7 September 2014
Take part in the 2014 City of Salford 10k...

Salford Voluntary Rangers
Tuesday 9 September 2014
Join the ranger and help improve the country park...

Pattern Cutting Course
Wednesday 10 September 2014
A beginner's class (5 week course) in pattern cutting - learn how to draft your own simple pattern to make a pair of trousers...

101 Ways to die on Lark Hill Place
Thursday 11 September 2014
Learn about the life and death in Victorian Salford, and how public health changed over the century...

Tour of the Victorian Gallery
Thursday 11 September 2014
Tour of our newly redisplayed Victorian Gallery and a look at some of the artworks on show...

Health Walk
Thursday 11 September 2014
1 hour gentle health walk led by volunteers...

Health Walk
Thursday 11 September 2014
I hour gentle walk followed by refreshments...

Salford volunteer Rangers
Thursday 11 September 2014
Help carry out conservation tasks in the country park...

Tiny Tots Ramblers
Friday 12 September 2014
A walk for young children and their parents or carers...

Bat Walk
Friday 12 September 2014
Enjoy a night-time walk along the Bridgewater Canal with the Bridgewater environment officer, and learn more about our nocturnal flying neighbours...

Tour of the Victorian Gallery
Friday 12 September 2014
Tour of our newly redisplayed Victorian Gallery and a look at some of the artworks on show...

101 Ways to die on Lark Hill Place
Friday 12 September 2014
Learn about the life and death in Victorian Salford, and how public health changed over the century...

Sketch Tour
Saturday 13 September 2014
An afternoon of sketching in and around the museum and its surroundings with Salford artist David Lowther...

Folk Art Workshop - Roses and Castles
Saturday 13 September 2014
Join a local sign writer and learn how to paint in the tradition 'Roses and Castles' style, as seen on canal boats along the Bridgewater Canal...

Heritage Open Days
Sunday 14 September 2014
Find out about sixteenth and seventeenth century gardening on a tour with an 'in character' historical gardener...

Salford Voluntary Rangers
Tuesday 16 September 2014
Join the ranger and help improve the park...

Craft Social: Beginner's weaving session
Wednesday 17 September 2014
Come and learn basic weaving skills, and create either a bookmark or a hanging decoration for your home or as a beautiful gift for a loved one...

Salford Volunteer Rangers
Thursday 18 September 2014
Help carry out conservation tasks in the country park...

Health Walk
Thursday 18 September 2014
I hour gentle walk followed by refreshments...

Tiny Tots Ramblers
Friday 19 September 2014
A walk for younger children and their parents and carers...

One Man's Vision exhibition
Saturday 20 September to Sunday 18 January 2015
Local charity, Henshaws Society for Blind People, was set up in 1837 as the result of a legacy left in the Will of Oldham business man, Thomas Henshaw...

Seed Saving Workshop
Sunday 21 September 2014
Learn how to plan for seed saving, what to save and what not to save, how to clean seed and store it...

Percussion Workshop
Sunday 21 September 2014
Learn the basics of playing percussion instruments with a professional musician...

Coal Mine to Country Park
Sunday 21 September 2014
Join Salford Ranger Team to celebrate Clifton Country Park's historical transformation from coal mine to country park...

Salford Voluntary Ranger
Tuesday 23 September 2014
Join the ranger and help improve the park...

Health Walk
Thursday 25 September 2014
I hour gentle walk followed by refreshments...

Health Walk
Thursday 25 September 2014
1 hour gentle health walk led by volunteers...

Salford Volunteer Rangers
Thursday 25 September 2014
Help carry out conservation tasks in the country park...

Tiny Tots Ramblers
Friday 26 September 2014
A walk for younger children and their parents and carers...

The Singular Exploits of Sherlock Holmes
Friday 26 September 2014
The greatest fictional sleuth of all time springs back to life in these stirring adaptations...

Fungi Foray
Saturday 27 September 2014
Get to know the difference between an Amethyst Deceiver and a Glistening Ink Cap? Dive into the undergrowth with your local naturalist and learn more about fungi...

Marbling Inks Workshop
Sunday 28 September 2014
Create something beautiful on paper with marbling inks...

Salford Voluntary Rangers
Tuesday 30 September 2014
Join the ranger and help improve the park...

The Tudor Child exhibition
Sunday 12 October to Sunday 1 February 2015
This exhibition investigates how Tudor children's clothing demonstrated their place in society and signalled their growing maturity...

Selection from the Collection exhibition
Saturday 18 October to Sunday 8 February 2015
As 2014 is the Chinese year of the horse, which will be going into the year of the sheep (also known as the goat or ram) in February 2015, we are delving into the museum collections to see what we can find featuring these animals to help celebrate Chinese New Year...

Immortal Love from Shanghai exhibirion
Saturday 15 November to Sunday 15 March 2015
This exciting exhibition is a rare opportunity to see traditional Chinese art brought over especially from Shanghai...

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