What's On

OCTOBER 2017

Make Hay While the Sun Shines

Date Everyday
Times 09.00 - 18.00
Venue Briddlesford Farm Hop Kilns Heritage Centre, Briddlesford Rd, Wootton Bridge, Ryde PO33 4RY
Cost FREE
Description

A pictorial history of haymaking on the Island.


Isle of Wight Zoo and Beyond

Date Sunday 1 October
Times 10.30 - 14.30
Venue Isle of Wight Zoo, Yaverland Rd, Yaverland, Sandown PO36 8QB
Cost FREE
Description        

Explore the Isle of Wight Zoo. Learn about the Zoo’s conservation work, explore the Palmerston Fort and PLUTO link, and then join us for lunch to learn more about local heritage at Brown’s Café & Golf Course.

Numbers are limited so contact claire@vectishousing.co.uk or 01983 525985.


Youth Zone @ the Isle of Wight Literary Festival

Date Saturday 14 & Sunday 15 October
Times From 10.00 on Saturday
Venue Northwood House, Ward Avenue, Cowes PO31 8AZ
Cost Some FREE activities but see listings for prices of readings
Description

Storytelling, comedy, performance, illustration, puppets , magic and craft. 


Carol Ann and Guy Eades End of Residency Exhibition

Date Sunday 15 - Sunday 29 October
Times 10.00 - 17.00
Venue Ventnor Botanic Garden Undercliff Drive, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1UL
Cost FREE
Description

Carol Ann and Guy Eades have worked as Artists in Residence over the Summer at Ventnor Botanic Garden, April – September 2017. Their end of Residency Exhibition will be in the Gallery and Studio at Ventnor Botanic Garden.


Dark Nights @ The Garlic Farm

Date Friday 27 & Saturday 28 October
Times 18.00
Venue Mersley Ln, Newchurch, Sandown PO36 0NR
Cost FREE
Description

Evening Lantern Trails around the delightful Garlic Fields and ancient sites around Mersley Farm.
Opportunities to participate in workshops and get involved with making surprise installations for the site
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