Upcoming Events

Rydal Hall: Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition 2021

Rydal Hall: Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition 2021

 Exhibition Dates: 1 May – 30 September 2021.

Cumbria Sculptors Group are delighted to be working in partnership with Rydal Hall to organise and deliver an exciting exhibition of outdoor sculpture this year within the beautiful grounds of this imposing historic house.

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Small Group Walking Breaks

Small Group Walking Breaks

Monday 9 - Wednesday 11 August  
Friday 3 - Sunday 5 September
Monday 18 - Wednesday 20 October

Standard room - £239 Garden or Superior room
Dinner, Bed & Breakfast (packed lunch included on both days)
Walking Leader: Steve Lee

This walking break is for those who are quite fit and active and are used to walking several miles in a day. Expect to be out and about for 5-6 hours on day one and 4-5 hours on day two.

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Quiet Day - Questioning Jesus

Quiet Day - Questioning Jesus

Saturday 4, September 2021
Tutor: Trevor Pitt
Donations

The talks will begin with some shared discussion of the most important questions we would like to ask Jesus frankly, (based on Mark 7: 24-37)

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Autumn Expressive Media, Pastel & Watercolour Art Holiday

Autumn Expressive Media, Pastel & Watercolour Art Holiday

Sunday 12 September 2:30pm - Friday 17 September 11am
£565 Standard room / £600 Garden or Superior room
Full Board
Tutor: Robert Dutton

This exciting art holiday with Robert helps participants to explore lots of different painting techniques in an inspirational part of the Lake District which keeps students coming back for more! This art holiday is perfect for students with some previous experience who want to explore a more contemporary and looser expressionistic style in their work with a variety of media. Robert combines indoor and outdoor painting experiences using the beautiful landscape of Rydal Hall and its immediate surroundings as inspirational painting subjects throughout the art holiday. 

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Recorders at Rydal - Foundation & Lower Intermediate Level

Recorders at Rydal - Foundation & Lower Intermediate Level

Friday 24 September 4pm – Sunday 26 September 3pm
£240pp Standard room
Full Board
Tutor: Mary Tyers

Enjoy beautiful music and develop your skills in the company of players of a similar ability.

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Recorders at Rydal - Lower and Upper Intermediate Level

Recorders at Rydal - Lower and Upper Intermediate Level

Friday 5 November 4pm – Sunday 7 November 3pm
£240pp Standard room
Full Board
Tutor: Mary Tyers

Enjoy beautiful music and develop your skills in the company of players of a similar ability.

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Recorders at Rydal - Upper Intermediate & Advanced

Recorders at Rydal - Upper Intermediate & Advanced

Sunday 7 November 4pm – Tuesday 9 November 3pm
240pp Standard room
Full Board
Tutor: Mary Tyers

Enjoy beautiful music and develop your skills in the company of players of a similar ability

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Icon Painting

Icon Painting

Monday 8 Nov 10 am - Friday 12 Nov 4pm
£560 pp
Full Board
Tutor: Rev. Chris Perrins

The course is aimed at beginners, but those with more experience are very welcome. Each person will paint an icon using traditional techniques of egg tempera on a gessoed board, using the proplasmos technique, with gold leaf for the background.

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Introduction to Celtic Spirituality

Introduction to Celtic Spirituality

Tuesday 9 November 2pm to Friday 12 November 12pm
£315pp Standard room
Full Board
Tutor: Cameron Butland

The course takes into account the most recent developments in our understanding of this distinctive spirituality includes worship, prayers, talks, silence and reflection.

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Murder Mystery Weekend

Murder Mystery Weekend

Friday 26 November 4pm – Sunday 28 November 1pm
£235pp Standard room
Full Board
Leader: Marilyn Bryce

The scene is set. You are invited. Have you got what it takes to keep your cool when all around is warming up? If so, join us, but not everything will be as it appears.

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Quiet Day - Advent                

Quiet Day - Advent                

Saturday 4, December 2021
Tutor: Revd. David Wilmot
Donations

Theme:  “Prepare the Way of the Lord”: Engaging with the Advent Season.

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