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Bristol Learning Festival: Art at the Yard, 31st March 2020

As part of the festival Underfall Yard is working with Bristol Grammar School to offer an art session. With no experience necessary, guests are invited to unleash their creativity and see the yard in a different light. Read more.

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Launch event for Bristol Learning Festival

Underfall Yard will host an array of local organisations who are offering free events as part of a city-wide festival. Read more.

CALENDAR

Mar
30
Mon
Launch of Bristol Learning Festival
Mar 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Launch of Bristol Learning Festival @ Underfall Yard

Bristol Learning City are running the city’s inaugural Learning Festival between 30th March and 5th April. Underfall Yard is delighted to be hosting the Festival’s launch event.

This will take place in the yard’s visitor centre, where guests will find stalls with information on participating organisations and the learning opportunities they are offering.The festival aims to bring people from different backgrounds, ages, faiths and races together in an enjoyable learning environment – encouraging the public to try something new. With 55 organisations pledging to run over 200 activities, there will be a huge range of free events, skill sessions and workshops available across the city. Throughout the week Bristol Learning City’s partners will work together to promote the benefits of learning as an adult.

An array of local organisations are getting involved including:

  • Arnos Vale Cemetery
  • Brave Bold Drama
  • Bristol Adult Learning
  • Bristol Ferry Boats
  • CALM
  • Clifton Suspension Bridge
  • GenECO
  • OnSite
  • PROPS
  • SS Great Britain
  • Underfall Yard
  • Unite the Union
  • University of Bristol
Mar
31
Tue
Bristol Learning Festival: Art at Underfall Yard
Mar 31 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Bristol Learning Festival: Art at Underfall Yard @ Underfall Yard

As part of the festival Underfall Yard is working with Bristol Grammar School to offer an art session. With no experience necessary, guests are invited to unleash their creativity and see the yard in a different light; exploring the opportunity to use the historic site as inspiration and using different artistic media. Whether it’s brass rubbing, sketching or using personal cameras/phones to create stunning images, participants are encouraged to get in touch with their creative side! Tickets are free, and booking is essential. Participants must be 16+ For tickets: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/art-at-underfall-yard-tickets-91980924421