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Bowling Wassail Tree Celebration: Lantern Decoration, storytelling, outdoor foraging


Jan 15 2023


1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

About The Event


Bolling Hall Museum & Library
15 Bowling Hall Rd, Bradford BD4 7RY

Bowling Wassail Tree Celebration: Lantern Decoration, storytelling, outdoor foraging

Join Cecil Green Arts artist and BMG volunteer, Aamta Tul-Waheed, to decorate ready-made lanterns alongside a variety of volunteer run activities including sing-along, storytelling and foraging outdoors with award winning museum gardeners. Held in the Cold Kitchen in the museum and library.

Bring your lantern along to Bowling Wassail, 29 January 2023.

Places are limited. For ages 0-4 years.

Call 01274 431826 to book

Email or pop into the museum and book at reception.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Bolling Hall Museum is a warm space. Free tea, coffee, hot chocolate and soup will be available.

Also on the day – meet Frances Tempest, the 1630s mistress of the house for a tour of the 12th century residence. (played by volunteer Sheila Lansdell).

The Festival is coordinated by Fruit Works Co-operative with Better Place BradfordBEESBradford Museums and Galleries and Cecil Green Arts
It is supported by Better Start BradfordBradford TridentThe National Lottery Community FundBradford District Parks & Bradford 2025

May Half-term with Bradford District Museums & Galleries

Looking for something to do  over half term? 
Have a look at our families events – follow the links for more information

28th May Dreams and Songs to sing
Cartwright Hall
Meet author Richard O’Neill for traditional stories and handicrafts

29th May –
Put yourself in the picture
Bradford Industrial Museum
Visit our “Bairds TV” display, help to make an old fashioned TV and become a news presenter or star in an advert!

30th MayLocal Myths and Legends
Bolling Hall
Listen to traditional stories and design a mythical creature.

1st June Within Nature
Cliffe Castle
Meet the artists & take part in associated family activities.