RUSKIN

2017

in  SHEFFIELD          

               

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MANOR FIELDS PARK  11am - 4pm    All Free

Main Entrance, City Road, S2 1GF (opposite Spring Lane)

11am, 1pm & 2.30pm: KITE MAKING WORKSHOPS  

Free workshops. Limited places.  Please book a place in advance.  There may be places on the day if still available.  

Make, decorate and fly your own kite with artists Chris Jarratt and Lucy Halstead.  Please book via ruskininsheffield@gmail.com.

MANOR FIELDS PARK   Cary Grove entrance, S2 1LG

MANOR FIELDS PARK    Flat arena in the middle of the park!

 Download a  

 walking trail

 between

 York House    

 (City Road) and

 Rhubarb Shed

 Cafe (Manor  

 Oaks Farm)  

 HERE

Manor community kites copy

11am - 4pm:  CRAFT ACTIVITIES

Free, drop-in.

Craft activities for children in the garden of York House, run by Manor & Castle Development Trust.

11am - 4pm: STREET MURAL ART  

Watch mural artist Fem Sorcell paint onto the wall of York House.

REFRESHMENTS outside York House

 

11am - 4pm:  BRIDGE BUILDING

Free, drop-in.

Help make a self-supporting bridge with craftsman Henk Littlewood, inspired by a design by Leonardo da Vinci.  Children must be accompanied by adults.

Manor Leonardo bridge 1 copy

11am - 4pm:  CARVING ANIMALS IN WOOD

Free, drop-in.

Draw and carve animals in wood with sculptor Jason Thomson.

Plus willow carving with Nadine Grundy, and watch other woodworkers carve and make.  Children must be accompanied by adults.

Making peacock mosaics close up copy Jason at Rivelin

MANOR FIELDS PARK    Manor Park Crescent entrance, S2 1WX

11am - 4pm:  NATURAL ART-MAKING

Free, drop-in.

Contribute to a big artwork made out of natural materials from the park with artist Ellie Somerset.  Children must be accompanied by adults.

ground artwork

MANOR LODGE DISCOVERY CENTRE   197 Manor Lane, S2 1UJ

 

 Children Free. Adults £3 or free with proof of S2 address.

11am - 4pm:  MANOR LODGE RUINS

Entry via Discovery Centre (see charges above)

Exlore the ruins of of the Tudor manor house where Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned, and its lavender gardens.

Capture scenes in clay with artist Sophie Lester (free activity).

Manor ruins and lavender copy

11.30am, 1pm and 2.30pm:  TURRET HOUSE TOURS

Entry via Discovery Centre (see charges above) plus £2 for adults, children free.

Guided tours.

Manor Turret House copy

11am - 12.30pm:  WILDLIFE SAFARI 

Entry via Discovery Centre (see charges above). Turn up at 11am.

Discover the secrets of the season's wildlife with entomologist Ben Keywood from Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust.  Donations welcome.

Manor FLowers and bees copy

MANOR OAKS FARM   389 Manor Lane, S2 1UL

11am - 4pm:  VIEW TOP

Behind Discovery Centre - Free access

Capture the panoramic views of the city from this spectacular viewpoint, with Coralie Turpin.  Materials provided. Free.

11am - 4pm:  DRAWING SCENES

Free, drop-in.

Draw and makes scenes of animals and flowers using a mixture of materials with artist Charlotte Hutton.

Manor yellow flowers copy

10.30am and 11.30am:  MEET THE ANIMALS

Turn up. £1 per child.

Pet and groom the animals on the farm.

1pm - 2.15pm:  DONKEY RIDES

Turn up.  £2 per child.

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11.30am - 1.00pm:  YORK HOUSE (City Road) to RHUBARB SHED CAFE (Manor Oaks Farm)

Free. Turn up at 11.30am.

Diane Cairns leads this hour long walk (approx 1.5 miles) on accessible paths but steep in parts.

FREE WALKS AND TRAILS

Between Manor Fields Park and Manor Lodge

2pm - 3.30pm:  Rhubarb Shed Cafe (Manor Oaks Farm) to YORK HOUSE (City Road)

Free.  Turn up at 2pm.

Diane Cairns leads this hour long walk (approx 1.5 miles) on accessible paths but steep in parts.

 

Saturday 15th July

Big Draw on the Manor

11am - 4pm

Manor A5 Fem Sorcell red