EVENT: Grow & Donate

DATE: April & May

TIME: As you wish

VENUE: Yours

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More details below and on Facebook

 

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Your quick DAY by DAY GUIDE for our regular events only (subject to review)

Monday afternoons. Every two weeks (excepting bank holidays) Family History Research

Occasional Monday afternoons during school holidays. Magic Monday

Tuesday all day. Canal Side Quilters in our community gallery.

Wednesday morning – Special Volunteer sessions - compliant with UK Government Instructions!

2nd Wednesday morning in the month – Friends Coffee Morning- compliant with UK Government Instructions.

Thursday during school terms. School Learning Programme

Saturday afternoons. Every 4 or 5 weeks an Art Exhibition Preview in our community gallery. Under current risk assesment.

2nd Sunday morning in the month. Farmers Market. Under current risk assesment.

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EVENT: Grow & Donate

DATE:  April & May

TIME: As you wish

VENUE: Yours

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eventAPPEAL: Grow and Donate

The Friends of Saddleworth Museum are holding a plant sale in aid of the museum (charity no. 528225) on Sunday 30th May! Admission Free.

We are asking you to grow seedlings and plants (label them up) and then donate them to this worthy cause during the week-end 22nd and 23rd May. We will also accept any plant based  “left overs” you may from your own garden!

We hope you can deliver individual plants correctly labelled but we could repot any donations you make and we could even arrange collection if needed and you are local.

Please email friends@saddleworthmuseum.co.uk for more information or contact us on Facebook messenger or write to the organisers at Saddleworth Museum, High Street, Uppermill. OL3 6HS. We are currently closed so you cannot telephone us yet.

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    EVENT: Donate

    DATE:  Saturday 22nd May

    TIME: 10.30 am to 3 pm

    VENUE: Our recepton


    eventAPPEAL: Donate on Saturday 22nd May

    The Friends of Saddleworth Museum are holding a plant sale in aid of the museum (charity no. 528225) on Sunday 30th May! Admission Free.

    We are asking you to grow seedlings and plants (label them up) and then donate them to this worthy cause during the week-end 22nd and 23rd May. We will also accept any plant based  “left overs” you may from your own garden!

    We hope you can deliver individual plants correctly labelled but we could repot any donations you make and we could even arrange collection if needed and you are local.

    Please email friends@saddleworthmuseum.co.uk for more information or contact us on Facebook messenger or write to the organisers at Saddleworth Museum, High Street, Uppermill. OL3 6HS. We are currently closed so you cannot telephone us yet.     Many thanks!

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      EVENT: RE-OPENING

      DATE:  Saturday 22nd May

      TIME: 1 pm

      VENUE: Saddleworth Museum


      eventRE-OPENING: Saturday 22nd May 1pm

      We have almost finished preparing the museum for the re-opening scheduled for 1 pm on Saturday the 22nd May!

      The museum will follow NMDC (National Museum Director’s Council) guidelines and will observe Gov. UK’s instructions regarding Covid compliance. Visitors will need to provide names and contact details on entry wear facemasks, observe social distancing rules, one way sysyems  and be advised to use the hand sanitisers. A pre-booking system will l not be in operation, but visitors may be asked to wait outside in a socially distanced queue should capacities be reached.

      Until the end of June we will be open between 1 and 4 pm on Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays only.

      Please email curator@saddleworthmuseum.co.uk for more information or contact us on Facebook messenger or write to Saddleworth Museum, High Street, Uppermill. OL3 6HS. We are currently closed so you cannot telephone us yet.

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        EVENT: Donate

        DATE:  Sunday 23rd May

        TIME: 10,30 am to 3 pm

        VENUE: Our recepton


        eventAPPEAL: Donate on Sunday 23rd May

        The Friends of Saddleworth Museum are holding a plant sale in aid of the museum (charity no. 528225) on Sunday 30th May! Admission Free.

        We are asking you to grow seedlings and plants (label them up) and then donate them to this worthy cause during the week-end 22nd and 23rd May. We will also accept any plant based  “left overs” you may from your own garden!

        We hope you can deliver individual plants correctly labelled but we could repot any donations you make and we could even arrange collection if needed and you are local.

        Please email friends@saddleworthmuseum.co.uk for more information or contact us on Facebook messenger or write to the organisers at Saddleworth Museum, High Street, Uppermill. OL3 6HS. We are currently closed so you cannot telephone us yet.   Many thanks!

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          EVENT: Can you help?

          DATE:  Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th May

          TIME:Various

          VENUE: Our secret garden


          eventAPPEAL: Volunteers needed for 29th & 30th May 2021

          The Friends of Saddleworth Museum are holding a plant sale in aid of the museum (charity no. 528225) on Sunday 30th May! Admission Free.

          Volunteers will be needed on the afternoon of the 29th to help with identification and pricing.

          Volunteers will be needed  on the 30th at various times on the stalls.

          Please email friends@saddleworthmuseum.co.uk for more information or contact us on Facebook messenger or write to the organisers at Saddleworth Museum, High Street, Uppermill. OL3 6HS. We are currently closed so you cannot telephone us yet.

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            EVENT: Plant Sale

            DATE:  Sunday 30th May

            TIME: 11 am to 3 pm

            VENUE: Outside, under cover, in our “secret garden”

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            eventPlant Sale > free entry
            30th May 11 am to 3 pm

            Today the Friends of Saddleworth Museum are holding a plant sale in the museum’s secret garden. A selection of plants available for cash sale on stalls under cover, but outside.  We will probably need to record your contact details at reception.

            CASH SALES ONLY PLEASE.

            Please wear a face covering/mask before  you enter the museum!

            Please observe social distancing rules and any one way system at all times!

            Please email friends@saddleworthmuseum.co.uk for more information or contact us on Facebook

              EVENT: Friends Coffee Morning CANCELLED

              DATE: 9th June

              TIME: 

              VENUE: Our community gallery

               

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              CANCELLED Due to the current local lockdown restrictions, we are unable to hold coffee mornings at the museum this month.

              /home/0aPlease email friends@saddleworthmuseum.co.uk for more information.

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              EVENT: 200+ Club draw

              DATE: Wednesday 9th June

              TIME: 11:30 am

              VENUE: www.facebook.com/SaddleworthMuseumAndArtGallery/

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              200+ Club monthly lottery draw on Facebook

              Thank you to all who have supported the museum in this way! If you have not yet bought a number please go to buy online.

              50% of the fund is paid out in prizes and this year our lottery scheme runs , with monthly draws, (and a bonus one at Easter), from November 2020 to  August 2021. You can join when you like and buy as many numbers as you want. The more numbers you buy the bigger the prizes! Today we draw, in a covid compliant way:-
              • 1st prize – 40% of the monthly prize fund.
              • 2nd prize – 30% of the monthly prize fund.
              • 3rd prize – 20% of the monthly prize fund.
              • with 10% of this month’s monthly prize fund going toward our annual bonus draw.

              Please follow the winning numbers and prizes awarded on the “200+ Club” page on this website, the local press and our Facebook page. Please email friends@saddleworthmuseum.co.uk for more information.

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              EVENT: Friends Coffee Morning

              DATE: Wednesday 14th July

              TIME: 10 am to 12 noon

              VENUE: Our community gallery

              /home/0aThis event will follow NMDC guidlines and the Gov.UK guidance to museums.

              /events/2a(SUBJECT TO OUR CORONAVIRUS STATUS REVIEWS IN 2021) £2.00 entrance includes tea or coffee and biscuits all served to your table. 

              You will need to wear a face covering  and our reception will record your contact details for NHS Test and Trace, ensure social distancing, and provide hand sanitisation facilities. At reception you will also be able to “select” a number for our raffle.

              When you arrive at our rather nice community gallery, please take your seat/s and one of volunteers, will take your order and deliver it to your table. The raffle and 200+ Club draw will be made at around 11.30.

              Please come along, find a safe haven in these difficult time and come along to meet friends, make friends, and have safe and socially distanced conversation over a brew and help support the museum.

              Please email friends@saddleworthmuseum.co.uk for more information.

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              EVENT: 200+ Club draw

              DATE: Wednesday 14th July

              TIME: 11:30 am

              VENUE: www.facebook.com/SaddleworthMuseumAndArtGallery/

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              200+ Club monthly lottery draw on Facebook

              Thank you to all who have supported the museum in this way! If you have not yet bought a number please go to buy online.

              50% of the fund is paid out in prizes and this year our lottery scheme runs , with monthly draws, (and a bonus one at Easter), from November 2020 to  August 2021. You can join when you like and buy as many numbers as you want. The more numbers you buy the bigger the prizes! Today we draw, in a covid compliant way:-
              • 1st prize – 40% of the monthly prize fund.
              • 2nd prize – 30% of the monthly prize fund.
              • 3rd prize – 20% of the monthly prize fund.
              • with 10% of this month’s monthly prize fund going toward our annual bonus draw.

              Please follow the winning numbers and prizes awarded on the “200+ Club” page on this website, the local press and our Facebook page. Please email friends@saddleworthmuseum.co.uk for more information.

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              EVENT: Art and Craft Fair 

              DATE: Sunday 18th July

              TIME: 11 am to 3 pm

              VENUE: Our community gallery

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              FREE ENTRY (SUBJECT TO OUR CORONAVIRUS STATUS REVIEWS IN 2021)

              Held in our canal side community gallery (with kitchen facilities and an outside patio area) a number of stalls selling art and craft based products.

              There is also space near the entrance of the museum for one gazebo/stall.

              More information will be made available soon!

              Naturally there will be a charge to stallholders. Please email friends@saddleworthmuseum.co.uk should you wish to book a stall for this event. 

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              EVENT: Family History Research Sessions

              DATE: 2022

              TIME: 1 pm to 4 pm

              VENUE: Our collections gallery 3

              £5 BOOK IN ADVANCE and includes museum admission for the afternoon. (SUBJECT TO OUR CORONAVIRUS STATUS REVIEWS IN 2021)

              Our dedicated volunteer/s will be on hand today to help people embarking on family history research OR who need help with an area they are already investigating during a one-hour session.

              It is essential that you book these popular one-hour sessions in advance at the museum.

              Please call in and book at reception between 1 and 4 pm or telephone 01457 874093 or email curator@saddleworthmuseum.co.uk