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Lunchtime Talk: Sheffield’s Art Collection

A personal guided tour around some favourites from Sheffield’s art collection with Friend of Museums Sheffield, Christine Green.

Talks and tours Wednesday 3 September 2014 Graves Gallery

Archaeology Handling Session

Get hands-on with archaeology at our afternoon handling sessions in the History Lab at Weston Park museum.

Hands on Wednesday 3 September 2014 Weston Park

Lunchtime Talk: Drawing at Creswell Crags - Britain’s Ice Age Rock Art

Ice Age rock art at Creswell Crags is still thought to be the oldest art in Britain. Find out about its discovery and significance, as well as plans for future conservation and management.

Talks and tours Thursday 4 September 2014 Weston Park

Drawing the Summer: Pecha Kucha - Mightier Than the Sword

Pecha Kucha bring their unmissable mix of talks, short films, live music and unique entertainment to the Millennium Gallery for a special drawing-themed evening of creative inspiration.

Thursday 4 September 2014 Millennium Gallery

Friends at Chatsworth Beyond Limits

Friends Exclusive: Join us for an exclusive preview of Chatworth's annual celebration of sculpture in the gardens.

Friends' events Friday 5 September 2014 Off site

A Life of Drawing and Making Workshop

Take inspiration from John Ruskin’s passion for looking closely and learning from objects. Join artist Kyra Cane and learn how to identify and capture the essential elements and characteristics of things that you are interested in.

Hands on Saturday 6 September 2014 Millennium Gallery

Fearless Drawing

Join professional artist Kerry Lemon to explore mark making and drawing pattern, taking inspiration from the Ruskin collection and the world around you.

Hands on Saturday 6 September 2014 Millennium Gallery

Drawing Works

Meet the people who draw professionally, see their work and watch them in action. Drop in anytime for activities and demonstrations throughout the afternoon.

Talks and tours Sunday 7 September 2014 Millennium Gallery

Lunchtime Talk: The Ruskin Collection

Join Friend of Museums Sheffield, Lynda Overall, for a personal introduction to her favourites from Sheffield’s unique Ruskin Collection of art and artefacts.

Talks and tours Wednesday 10 September 2014 Millennium Gallery

Chaplin in the Park

In the beautiful surroundings of Weston Park, laugh out loud along to three Chaplin classics – A Dog’s Life, Shoulder Arms, and The Pilgrim - projected onto the facade of the museum.

Performance Wednesday 10 September 2014 Weston Park

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