Sewerby Hall And Gardens Go Digital

Sewerby Hall And Gardens Go Digital
July 14, 2020

Sewerby Hall and Gardens – where both the house and gardens have now reopened – have gone digital to add to the visitor experience.

Visitors to the house can scan QR codes to enjoy a range of short talks by education officer Robert Chester and curator Janice Smith.

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Create A Piece Of Contemporary Artwork For Beverley’s Treasure House

Active East Riding Offers Lots Of Ideas For Under Fives And Families
April 28, 2020

The Treasure House in Beverley is gearing up to house a commissioned piece of contemporary artwork, following the release of an open art call. 

The East Riding Visual Arts Uplift, working with the Humber Museums Partnership, is proud to be unveiling yet another contemporary artistic commission for interested artists to express an interest and submit their proposals.

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Sewerby Zoo Launches New Resources For Under 5s

Sewerby Zoo Launches New Resources For Under 5s
March 13, 2020

A new and fun set of resources for under 5s to explore Sewerby Zoo has been launched.

Young visitors can now put on an explorer hat, grab a bucket and fill it up with items such as binoculars, shape spotters and zoo explorer cards to help them look more closely at the animals whilst enjoying the zoo itself.

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Learning Is Now Even Easier At Sewerby Hall And Gardens

Learning Is Now Even Easier At Sewerby Hall And Gardens
March 3, 2020

Sewerby Hall and Gardens has launched an expanded programme for education providers and learners of all ages, with a new section on its website to outline all the options available.

The venue prides itself on offering a great deal for learners, with two bookable indoor classrooms and The Orangery available for larger groups (of up to 70 students).

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February Orangery Concerts At Sewerby Hall And Gardens

February Orangery Concerts At Sewerby Hall And Gardens
January 28, 2020

February will have a few favourites at the Orangery at Sewerby Hall and Gardens with a selection of wide-ranging concerts.

On Sunday, 2 February at 1.30pm Peter Bull will play a variety of traditional instruments, including the hurdy-gurdy, bagpipes, dulcimer, recorders, flute and lute.

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February Fun At The Sewerby Squirrels Sessions At Sewerby Hall And Gardens

February Fun At The Sewerby Squirrels Sessions At Sewerby Hall And Gardens
January 27, 2020

Lots of fun is to be found this February as the Sewerby Squirrels sessions will take place at Sewerby Hall and Gardens.

The sessions – held for under 5s and their grown-ups on Mondays during term time (from 10-11.30am) – are based on seasonal events, Edwardian life and Sewerby Hall exhibits. They all include books to read, a sensory area and a quiet corner – plus themed activities.

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December Orangery Concerts At Sewerby Hall And Gardens

December Orangery Concerts At Sewerby Hall And Gardens
November 26, 2019

December’s line-up of concerts at the Orangery at Sewerby Hall and Gardens will be the perfect run-up to Christmas.

On Sunday, 1 December, at 1.30pm, the Buckrose Concert Band will bring in the festive spirit with a selection of Christmas music and carols, along with light classical, popular music and music from film, stage and TV.

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Sewerby Hall And Gardens Is Embracing Contemporary Artwork

Sewerby Hall And Gardens Is Embracing Contemporary Artwork
November 18, 2019

The East Riding of Yorkshire Council Museums Service, working with the Humber Museums Partnership which is funded by the Arts Council, is proud to be unveiling a contemporary artistic commission for interested artists to express an interest and submit their proposals.

An artistic fee of £8,000 is on offer for the successful applicant to bring a taste of contemporary art to the iconic setting of Sewerby Hall and Gardens in summer 2020.

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Take Part In The Creative Families Award At East Riding Museums

Take Part In The Creative Families Award At East Riding Museums
November 11, 2019

Families and Early Years Foundation Stage groups can now take part in the Creative Families Award at any museum run by East Riding Museums.

Little creatives aged between one and four can take part in the Award during their visit to the museum, which could be Sewerby Hall and Gardens, Goole Museum, Skidby Mill, Beverley Guildhall, or also the Treasure House in Beverley.

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30-Minute Walk In Bridlington Launched To Help People Stay Healthy

30-Minute Walk In Bridlington Launched To Help People Stay Healthy
October 1, 2019

The flourishing local Walking for Health scheme is expanding and has just launched a new 30-minute walk in Bridlington.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council runs a programme of health walks aimed mainly at people who take little or no exercise. It is part of the national Walking for Health initiative and offers led walks for beginners.

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