Events for November 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...

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

The Great War: Myths and Realities
Thursday 9 October to Friday 19 December 2014
The Working Class Movement Library's first exhibition in a series about World War One...

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...

October Half Term - Halloween Quiz
Sunday 26 October to Sunday 2 November 2014
Join us at Ordsall Hall and take part in our Halloween themed Quiz! This activity is available all day during our opening hours as follows: Sundays from 1...

October Half Term - Bats and Spiders
Sunday 26 October to Sunday 2 November 2014
Get creative at our making table and make some bats and spiders to decorate your room! Please note this is an unsupervised activity...

October Half Term - Halloween Quiz
Tuesday 28 October to Sunday 2 November 2014
Join us at Salford Museum and take part in our Halloween themed Quiz! This activity is available all day during our opening hours as follows: Tuesday to Friday - 10...

October Half Term - Spooky Make and Take
Tuesday 28 October to Sunday 2 November 2014
Join us at Salford Museum and get creative on our spooky making table! This activity is available all day during our opening hours as follows: Tuesday to Friday - 10...

Emily Brown and The Thing
Tuesday 28 October to Sunday 2 November 2014
Something is keeping Emily Brown awake...

Halloween Hoot
Saturday 1 November 2014
Organised by the local Friends of Winton Park, this evening event takes you on a short journey through the park's wild, muddy and dark area...

Resin Brooches Workshop
Saturday 1 November 2014
Learn the art of resin jewellery and make a simple brooch...

Jeepers Creepers
Sunday 2 November 2014
Join us for a ghostly gathering at Prince's Park, with creepy crafts, spooky walk, face painting and the odd witch! Expect muddy corners and puddles so dress for outdoors...

Garden Science Tour as part of Manchester Science Festival
Sunday 2 November 2014
How can milk help plants grow? How can a vacuum water your plants? Find out the answers to these questions and more!

To book please visit our online shop...

Voluntary Rangers at Irwell River Park
Monday 3 November 2014
Support Salford Ranger Team carry out practical conservation work along the towpath in Ordsall...

Irwell River Park Walk
Tuesday 4 November 2014
Want to see Salford in a different light? Join Salford Ranger Team for a stroll along the Irwell riverside to spot both historic and contemporary features...

Voluntary Rangers at Blackleach
Tuesday 4 November 2014
Weekly conservation session helping to improve Blackleach Country Park for the enjoyment of visitors and benefit to wildlife...

'Still Ragged' documentary screening
Tuesday 4 November 2014
This screening of the feature documentary 'Still Ragged' celebrates 100 years of Robert Tressell's The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists...

Beginners Crochet Course
Wednesday 5 November 2014
A introduction to crochet for beginners, covering basic stitches and simple patterns...

Little Hulton Community Bonfire
Wednesday 5 November 2014
Lively little community bonfire and firework show...

Buile Hill Park Bonfire
Wednesday 5 November 2014
Biggest traditional display in Salford, with roaring bonfire, funfair rides, toffee apples and burgers...

Warnings to the Curious
Thursday 6 November 2014
For more than 100 years, his ghost stories have chilled the spines of readers across the world...

Voluntary Rangers at Clifton Country Park
Thursday 6 November 2014
Weekly conservation group helping to take care of and improve Clifton Country Park for visitors and wildlife...

Tiny Tots Ramblers at Clifton Country Park
Friday 7 November 2014
Weekly walk for pre school children and their families and carers with Salford Ranger Team...

Irlam Fireworks
Friday 7 November 2014
Join us in the park for funfair rides and fireworks...

Tremendous Trees at Clifton Country Park
Saturday 8 November 2014
Join us in the woods for a family friendly afternoon of den building, tree spotting, campfires and toasting marshmallows...

World War One Talk - Wilfred Owen
Monday 10 November 2014
Learn about the life and poems of this famous First World War poet...

Tour of 100 Years Ago: Salford at War exhibition
Tuesday 11 November 2014
Following the minutes silence at the Cenotaph on the Crescent we are offering a free tour of the Salford at War exhibition...

Voluntary Rangers at Blackleach
Tuesday 11 November 2014
Weekly conservation session helping to improve Blackleach Country Park for the enjoyment of visitors and benefit to wildlife...

Ordsal Park Community Garden
Wednesday 12 November 2014
Help the Friends of Ordsall Park tidy up their community garden ready for winter...

World War One Talk - Art and Symbolism in World War One
Wednesday 12 November 2014
Explore symbolism in the art and memorials of the First World War with John Sculley, Manager of Salford Heritage Services...

Bridgewater Volunteers - Barton Pocket Park
Wednesday 12 November 2014
Join us for a clean-up & create some habitat piles to provide shelter for small mammals during the winter months...

Margot Heinemann
Wednesday 12 November 2014
Jane Bernal talks about her mother, Marxist writer and leading member of the Communist Party of Great Britain, Margot Heinemann...

Voluntary Rangers at Clifton Country Park
Thursday 13 November 2014
Weekly conservation group helping to take care of and improve Clifton Country Park for visitors and wildlife...

Tiny Tots Ramblers at Clifton Country Park
Friday 14 November 2014
Weekly walk for pre school children and their families and carers with Salford Ranger Team...

Winter bird identification at Blackleach Country Park
Saturday 15 November 2014
Be part of an important bird survey and recording day as part of the Greater Manchester Ecology Unit's Grey to Green project...

Voluntary Rangers at Worsley Woods
Saturday 15 November 2014
Carry out practical conservation work in these beautiful woodlands...

Immortal Love from Shanghai official exhibition opening
Saturday 15 November 2014
Join us at Salford Museum and Art Gallery for the official opening of the Immortal Love of Shanghai exhibition including lion dancing and traditional Chinese music and dancing...

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...

The Ordsall Ball (of Wool)
Sunday 16 November 2014
Come and celebrate all things woolly at our annual Ball of Wool event...

Irwell River Park November Bike Ride
Sunday 16 November 2014
Meet outside Salford Watersports Centre at 11...

St Ann's Hospice Christmas Fair
Sunday 16 November 2014
Join in with the Christmas family fun at St Ann's Hospice and help raise money for those who need it most...

Voluntary Rangers at Blackleach
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Weekly conservation session helping to improve Blackleach Country Park for the enjoyment of visitors and benefit to wildlife...

Voluntary Rangers at Clifton Country Park
Thursday 20 November 2014
Weekly conservation group helping to take care of and improve Clifton Country Park for visitors and wildlife...

Tiny Tots Ramblers at Clifton Country Park
Friday 21 November 2014
Weekly walk for pre school children and their families and carers with Salford Ranger Team...

Voluntary Rangers at Crescent Meadow
Friday 21 November 2014
Join Salford Ranger Team in this beautiful urban meadow and help carry out practical conservation work...

Lichens and Mosses Identification at Clifton Country Park
Saturday 22 November 2014
Find out about these fascinating and often overlooked plants? Be part of the GMEU's 'Grey to Green' species surveying and recording project...

Christmas Cruise - Worsley to Intu Trafford Centre
Sunday 23 November 2014
Avoid the traffic with one of our special shopping cruises to Intu Trafford Centre...

BBC Philharmonic at Ordsall Hall
Sunday 23 November 2014
Be captivated by the enchanting sounds of the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra as they play seasonal tunes in the stunning Great Hall...

Decoupage Baubles Workshop
Sunday 23 November 2014
Decoupage your own Christmas bauble...

Bridgewater Volunteers - Bridgewater Park
Sunday 23 November 2014
Join us at Bridgewater Park for some woodland management & tidy up...

Voluntary Rangers at Worsley Woods
Monday 24 November 2014
Help carry out practical conservation work in the woodlands...

Voluntary Rangers at Blackleach
Tuesday 25 November 2014
Weekly conservation session helping to improve Blackleach Country Park for the enjoyment of visitors and benefit to wildlife...

Voluntary Rangers at Kersal Moor
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Be part of a team working to restore the heathland habitat of Kersal Moor Local Nature Reserve...

Voluntary Rangers at Clifton Country Park
Thursday 27 November 2014
Weekly conservation group helping to take care of and improve Clifton Country Park for visitors and wildlife...

Shelagh Delaney Day Film Show - A Taste of Honey
Friday 28 November 2014
As part of Shelagh Delaney Day, a special showing of the classic 1960's 'A Taste of Honey' movie with introduction by MP Hazel Blears...

Tiny Tots Ramblers at Clifton Country Park
Friday 28 November 2014
Weekly walk for pre school children and their families and carers with Salford Ranger Team...

Winter Walk
Friday 28 November 2014
Enjoy a walk along the canal and through Worsley Woods & find out about the improvements that are taking place through the Bridgewater Canal Project in Salford...

Traditional Chinese Demonstrations
Saturday 29 November 2014
Join artists Mr and Mrs Chen and Mr La for demonstrations on traditional Chinese paper-cut, stone carving, painting and Chinese calligraphy...

Victorian Christmas
Saturday 29 November to Sunday 30 November 2014
Visit Father Christmas in our Victorian Street, hear festive music in the Victorian Gallery and take part in children's craft activities to make a paper chain advent calendar and complete the Christmas Quiz...

Swing Time Big Band
Saturday 29 November 2014
Prepare to be dazzled by the live big band sounds from the 1920's to 1950's...

Stained Glass Workshop: Make a Christmas Decoration
Sunday 30 November 2014
Find out about the techniques used to make stained glass and make your own Christmas decoration...

Santa Run
Sunday 30 November 2014
Don your Santa suit and join the annual MediaCityUK Santa Run around Salford Quays...

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