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QUICK! Last-minute crafters wanted for St Gerorge's Day (Sat 23/4), East London/Essex

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  • QUICK! Last-minute crafters wanted for St Gerorge's Day (Sat 23/4), East London/Essex

    Quick, quick, last minute spots - Crafters wanted for this event :
    http://www.barking-dagenham.gov.uk/E...eorgesDay.aspx

    That's in Barking - Sat 23 April. Valence park, Becontree Avenue, RM8 3HT. 11am to 4pm.

    They can provide power, a table and two chairs for a fee of £25.
    As this is a St George's Day event, crafts reflecting this are particularly welcome, as are demonstrators.

    The organiser is :
    Janice Hunte, Events Manager, London Borough of Barking and Dagenham
    Phone: 020 8227 3093
    Email: [email protected]

    I don't have any more details than this - please contact the organiser (business hours - she's very nice, very friendly!) directly, with some details about what you do, and preferably some links to pics of your work. Please do mention my name as the person who referred you, as this hasn't been advertised to all & sundry!

    I'll hopefully be there myself...
    Cheers,
    Scorch

    Scorch's Pyrography : www.scorchpyro.co.uk
    Crafts on Flickr : http://www.flickr.com/photos/tanniso...7606138937826/

  • #2
    More info :

    St George's Day

    Saturday 23 April 2011, 11am - 4pm


    Valence House, Valence Library and Valence Park

    On 23 April 2011, the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham will be celebrating St Georges Day at Valence Park and in the grounds of Valence House.
    The park and the house will provide a stunning back drop for the ever popular displays of the medieval jousting and falconry displays, not forgetting the spectacular dragon parade with where everyone can get involved with the theatrical slaying, played out by St George himself.
    As part of the family fun day there will be plenty of singing, dancing and other festivities including a treasure and dragon hunt, face painting and medieval hat making.
    Valence House and Library will have a range of exciting family activities inside and around the grounds of the House. There will be plenty of free activities for children to enjoy, including:
    • Craft activities
    • Dragon making
    • Design a shield or heraldry, and
    • Illuminated manuscript workshops where you can make your own designs
    The free fun starts at 11.00am and goes on until 4.00pm. Catering and refreshments available on site.


    • What's on


      • Workshops and activities - 11.00am and 4.00pm
      • St George and the Dragon Parade (Everyone can join in) - 11.45am and 12.05pm
      • Jousting Display - 12.15pm and 12.45pm
      • Falconry Display - 12.55pm and 1.25pm
      • St George and the Dragon Parade (Everyone can join in) - 2.10pm and 2.40pm
      • Falconry Display - 2.50pm and 3.20pm
      • Jousting Display - 3.30pm and 4.00pm
      All the workshops, treasure and dragon hunts will be running throughout the day.



    Cheers,
    Scorch

    Scorch's Pyrography : www.scorchpyro.co.uk
    Crafts on Flickr : http://www.flickr.com/photos/tanniso...7606138937826/

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    • #3
      Oh, and please do come & say Hi, if you go as a vistor, eh? I'll be demonstrating, and as a pal (who won't be sueing me for potentially scorched pinkies!) you can have a go, if you want...
      Cheers,
      Scorch

      Scorch's Pyrography : www.scorchpyro.co.uk
      Crafts on Flickr : http://www.flickr.com/photos/tanniso...7606138937826/

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