Here are the latest adult and family learning events and exhibitions at Hull History Centre, the new home for Hull City Archives and Hull University Archives.
Courses for adults
Places on our free courses are limited; please book your place by email, telephone or by coming in.
Thursday, 21st October – Thursday, 18th November
10:00am – 12:00pm
Every Thursday for 5 weeks
Who Shaped Victorian
High Street Histories (Whitefriargate)
Saturday 30th October
10:00am – 4:00pm
long local history course. Learn hands-on skills to find out what
Whitefriargate was like in its hey day in turn of the century
Hull Black History Month 2010: Young people’s artwork exhibition
16th October – 31st October
October is the UK Black History Month. Children and
young people living in
18th October – 12th November
Hull Daily Mail is 125 years old! See the big picture
Lunchtime Club Lecture
Tuesday 12th October
12:30pm – 1:30pm
The Western Synagogue: creation, direction and rebirth
Doug Smelt presents the latest in our monthly lecture
series. The Lunchtime Club plays host to speakers who have a story to tell
Free family fun
Saturday 9th October
12:00pm – 2:00pm
Saturday Picnics are our new monthly family events. They follow on from the popular Tuesday lunchtime lectures for adults. You bring your packed lunch and we’ll bring the fun! There’s no need to book.
At our first Saturday Picnic we’ll be learning more about Western Synagogue and creating our own artworks with local artist Doug Smelt!
Read all about it!
Saturday 16th October
11:00am – 1:00pm
Celebrate 125 years of the Hull Daily Mail and make a front page for your own newspaper to either take home or display at the History Centre. Under 16s.
Half term: Monday 25th October – Thursday 28th October
1:00pm – 3:00pm
From mini-plays to creating masks, these free sessions will help you make your own mark on history with Hull Community Theatre! Under 16s. Places are limited, so please call, email or come in to book your spot.
With kind regards,
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Explore our collections, events, news and learning programmes at our website, http://www.hullhistorycentre.org.uk
Re-enACT: October half term
From mini-plays to creating masks, these free daily sessions will help you make your own mark on history with Hull Community Theatre! Under 16s, booking essential.
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