EVENT: 200+ Club Draw

DATE: Wednesday 11th November

TIME: 11.30 am

VENUE: www.facebook.com/SaddleworthMuseumAndArtGallery/

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200+ Club Lottery Draw on Facebook/home/0e

MORE DETAILS BELOW

/home/0aThis event is Covid compliant but cannot be held in the museum due to local lockdown restrictions.

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.

EVENT: 200+ Club draw

DATE: Wednesday 11th November

TIME: 11:30 am

VENUE: www.facebook.com/SaddleworthMuseumAndArtGallery/

This event is  Covid compliant./home/0a

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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 “Friends” news page on this website, the local press and our Facebook page. /home/0e

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

EVENT: Grotto Under Construction

DATE: November

TIME: Various

VENUE:  our High Street window.

You are welcome to stand and stare in a covid compliant way!/home/0a

/events/2aWe are currently constructing a safe Santa’s Grotto.

Our volunteers are building our grotto inside the front window for the children to view.

We hope to have Santa and his elves inside the front window for the children to view.

We hope to find a way that you can organise a visit for your children to see Santa.

We hope to find a way that together we can organise a present for your children to be collected when you visit the museum.

Please watch this space!

EVENT: Friends Coffee Morning CANCELLED

DATE: Wednesday 11th November

TIME: 10 am to 12 noon

VENUE: Our community gallery

/events/2aCANCELLED Due to the current local lockdown restrictions, we are unable to hold this coffee morning at the museum.

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

EVENT: Our Safe Santa

DATE: Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th December

TIME: 10 am to 4 pm

VENUE:  Perhaps our High Street window with a present at reception.

This event will be Covid compliant and may be subject to the museum’s appointments system. 
We do not yet know the format but one way or another we will try to make sure a safe Santa will be at the museum this year.
  • We hope to have the museum decorated inside and out
  • We hope to build the grotto either inside the gallery or in the front window for the children to view.
  • We hope to have Santa and his elves inside the gallery or in the front window for the children to view.
  • We hope to find a way that you can organise a visit for your children to see Santa.
  • We hope to find a way that together we can organise a present for your children to be collected when you visit the museum.

Please watch this space!

EVENT: 200+ Club draw

DATE: Wednesday 9th December

TIME: 11:30 am

VENUE: www.facebook.com/SaddleworthMuseumAndArtGallery/

This event is  Covid compliant./home/0a

/home/0e

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 “Friends” news page on this website, the local press and our Facebook page. /home/0e

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

EVENT: Friends Coffee Morning

DATE: Wednesday 9th December

TIME: 10 am to 12 noon

VENUE: Our community gallery

This event is  Covid compliant but is NOT subject to the museum’s appointments system, just turn up on the day.

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/home/0aFollowing the current lockdown restrictions this is now under review

£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.

EVENT: Our Safe Santa

DATE: Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th December

TIME: 10 am to 4 pm

VENUE:  Perhaps our High Street window with a present at reception.

This event will be Covid compliant and may be subject to the museum’s appointments system. 
We do not yet know the format but one way or another we will try to make sure a safe Santa will be at the museum this year.
  • We hope to have the museum decorated inside and out
  • We hope to build the grotto either inside the gallery or in the front window for the children to view.
  • We hope to have Santa and his elves inside the gallery or in the front window for the children to view.
  • We hope to find a way that you can organise a visit for your children to see Santa.
  • We hope to find a way that together we can organise a present for your children to be collected when you visit the museum.

Please watch this space!

EVENT: Our Safe Santa

DATE: Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th December

TIME: 10 am to 4 pm

VENUE:  Perhaps our High Street window with a present at reception.

This event will be Covid compliant and may be subject to the museum’s appointments system. 
We do not yet know the format but one way or another we will try to make sure a safe Santa will be at the museum this year.
  • We hope to have the museum decorated inside and out
  • We hope to build the grotto either inside the gallery or in the front window for the children to view.
  • We hope to have Santa and his elves inside the gallery or in the front window for the children to view.
  • We hope to find a way that you can organise a visit for your children to see Santa.
  • We hope to find a way that together we can organise a present for your children to be collected when you visit the museum.

Please watch this space!

EVENT: Friends Coffee Morning

DATE: Wednesday 13th January

TIME: 10 am to 12 noon

VENUE: Our community gallery

This event is  Covid compliant but is NOT subject to the museum’s appointments system, just turn up on the day.

/events/2a(SUBJECT TO OUR CORONAVIRUS STATUS REVIEWS IN 2020) £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.

EVENT: Friends Coffee Morning

DATE: Wednesday 10th February

TIME: 10 am to 12 noon

VENUE: Our community gallery

This event is  Covid compliant but is NOT subject to the museum’s appointments system, just turn up on the day.

/events/2a(SUBJECT TO OUR CORONAVIRUS STATUS REVIEWS IN 2020)£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. The first 200+ club draw for the 10 months November 2020 to August 2021 will be be made at the next coffee morning.

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.

EVENT: Farmers Market

DATE: Sunday 14th February

TIME: 9 am to 2 pm

VENUE: Our community gallery

/events/2aFREE ENTRY (SUBJECT TO OUR CORONAVIRUS STATUS REVIEWS IN 2020)

Often one stall/gazebo outside the museum entrance with other stalls inside the community gallery. Products can change but there are usually breads, cheeses, olives, teas, coffees and chocolates often of high “artisan” quality. Well worth a visit!

 Please text or ring Oliver on 07761 261349 or ring Oliver on 01457 873590 should you wish to book a stall for this event. 

EVENT: Family History Research Sessions

DATE: Monday 22nd February

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 2020)

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

EVENT: Family History Research Sessions

DATE: Monday 8th March

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 2020)

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

EVENT: Friends Coffee Morning

DATE: Wednesday 10th March

TIME: 10 am to 12 noon

VENUE: Our community gallery

This event is  Covid compliant but is NOT subject to the museum’s appointments system, just turn up on the day.

/events/2a(SUBJECT TO OUR CORONAVIRUS STATUS REVIEWS IN 2020)£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. The first 200+ club draw for the 10 months November 2020 to August 2021 will be be made at the next coffee morning.

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.

EVENT: Family History Research Sessions

DATE: Monday 22nd March

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 2020)

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

EVENT: Family History Research Sessions

DATE: Monday 5th April

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 2020)

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

EVENT: Farmers Market

DATE: Sunday 11h April

TIME: 9 am to 2 pm

VENUE : Our community gallery

/events/2aFREE ENTRY (SUBJECT TO OUR CORONAVIRUS STATUS REVIEWS IN 2020)

Often one stall/gazebo outside the museum entrance with other stalls inside the community gallery. Products can change but there are usually breads, cheeses, olives, teas, coffees and chocolates often of high “artisan” quality. Well worth a visit!

 Please text or ring Oliver on 07761 261349 or ring Oliver on 01457 873590 should you wish to book a stall for this event.

EVENT: Friends Coffee Morning

DATE: Wednesday 14th April

TIME: 10 am to 12 noon

VENUE: Our community gallery

This event is  Covid compliant but is NOT subject to the museum’s appointments system, just turn up on the day.

/events/2a(SUBJECT TO OUR CORONAVIRUS STATUS REVIEWS IN 2020)£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. The first 200+ club draw for the 10 months November 2020 to August 2021 will be be made at the next coffee morning.

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.