Tuesday 15th May - Rucksack of Rhymes ‘Plants & Flowers’ 1000 – 1100 age 6mths to 5 years
Monthly Creative Writing sessions with Susan Allen Please contact us for details
April - Joining the Dots - An exhibition of artwork produced by members of the community that reflects theoutdoor spaces in the local landscape surrounding Shap that are special to those living here. Various associated activities will be taking place.
4th – 17th May– ‘GREEN’ an exhibition of artwork inspired by plants’ by Deborah Windsor
Workshops – ‘Printmaking without a press for beginners’
5th May – 0930 – 1330 Linocut and Collagraph Printing
12th May – 0930 – 1330 Linocut, Monoprint and Trace Monoprint
19th May – 5th June YDNP ‘Verges’ – display of photographs taken by the late Judy Dunford of Orton
16th – 24th JuneEVAN Art Trail
1st – 14th August ‘Heritage of the Fells – ponies past, present and for the future’
Exhibition featuring artwork, photography, displays plus an interesting programme of workshops and talks aimed at raising awareness of this special rare breed of pony.
8th – 19th September – ‘Craft & Conflict’ Highlights Contemporary Craft Tour
Sunday 9th September – Makers Market
2019 Calendar Photo Competition
We are very pleased to announce that we made £160 profit for The Old Courthouse from the sale of 2018 calendars. Thank you to all those who submitted images. We are now seeking images for our 2019 calendar. We would like to include images that show the scenery of the area or reflect the community spirit of Shap or any of the surrounding villages and hamlets. Images will be selected for the calendar and then visitors will have the opportunity to vote for their favourite image which will form the front cover of the calendar. Photos can be colour or black and white. Entries should be submitted as an A4 Landscape Print on Photo Quality Paper and delivered to The Old Courthouse in an envelope marked “Calendar Photo” by Thursday 31st May Any images that are selected for use in the calendars should be available in a suitable electronic format i.e. JPEG at 300dpi.