Thursday 20th

Events are being added as soon as they are confirmed

NEEDLE FELTING WORKSHOP
with Clare Winford
at The Town Hall
Time – 10am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 4pm
Clare will help you make a lovely animal, more details to follow.
Admission – FREE, donations to festival funds invited.

SCRAPTASTIC 
with Liz Still 
at The Three Tuns
Time – 10am – 12 noon
Come and make something fantastic out of recycled scrap, junk and stuff! Animals, Robots, Monsters or whatever you dream up. Under 9’s must be accompanied by an adult.
Admission Free – Donations to Festival Funds invited

ORGAN RECITAL
with Mike Plunkett
at St. John’s Parish Church
Time – 12.30pm
Admission – FREE, donations to festival funds invited.

OLD WARS ,OLD PEACE, OLD ARTS THAT CEASE…’
ROMAN BRITAIN:  LITERATURE, ART & ARCHITECTURE
An illustrated lecture by David Precious
at the Church Barn
Time: 2.00pm
The term ‘Roman Britain’ embraces four hundred years of our nation’s history. Many of its monuments are still visible – impressive components of our archaeological legacy. The Roman Empire, in imposing its rule, was an important transmitter of its own and other Mediterranean cultures, notably in the Arts. This lecture looks at Rome’s cultural influences in this, the remotest of her provinces.
Admission – FREE, donations to festival funds invited.

BISHOP’S CASTLE ARTS SOCIETY OPEN MEETING
at The Methodist Hall
Time – 2pm – 4.30pm
B.C.A.S. welcomes visitors to one of their regular meetings.
Do come and see who we are, what we do and have a chat.
Admission – FREE, donations to festival funds invited.

PEBBLE PAINTING
with Sue Percy
at The Methodist Hall
Time – 2.30pm – 4pm
A painting workshop for youngsters.  Paint some pebbles to take home and
either keep or leave on woodland walks for others to find.  You may have already
spotted some on your travels.
Admission – FREE, donations to festival funds invited.

FLORAL WORKSHOP with Jane Pugh
at The Town Hall
Time – 5.00pm
To produce the floral design you will need to bring a pair of scissors and some evergreen foliage (Ivy, Tinus, Conifer, Eucalyptus etc)  Jane will provide a black dish, a Wreath Ring, 3 large Green Chrysanthemums, 5 Red Carnations,a stem of Kermit Chrysanthemums, 3 Red Roses, a block of foam, plus coloured wool, beads, buttons and Wreath Wire.
You will leave with an all round arrangement, suitable for a table.  A sample photo is on our Facebook page (Bishop’s Castle Arts Festival)
Admission £15 – to book your place please email suewillmer@mac.com

KNITWITS MEETING
at The Three Tuns Inn
Time – 6.15pm – 7.30pm (drop-in)
A local knitting group that meets on an informal basis.  All abilities welcome.
Why not drop in for a drink and a knitter-natter.
Admission – FREE

BUBBLE SCHMEISIS
Eat SpArC Theatre,  SY9 5AY
Time:  19:30
Bubbemeises is Yiddish, it translates as a grandmother’s story, a tall story, an old wives’ tale.  Writer and street performer Nick Cassenbaum invites you into the warmth of the Canning Town Schvitz, East London’s last authentic bath house. Amongst the steam and ritual Nick will take you on a journey to find the place he belongs.
Schlaping through summer camps, barber shops and Spurs games. Will he find what he was looking for?
Adult Ticket Price:   £12   Child Ticket Price:   £6
Box Office details: 01588 630321/ 638038;    www.sparctheatre.co.uk