02:00 - 17:00, Wednesday 12 February 2014 - Wednesday 12 March 2014
Making Connections is a programme of open afternoons for anyone aged 50+ and takes place on the second Wednesday of every month at the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum.
Making Connections Afternoons offer free entry to anyone aged 50+. Alongside free entry after 12 noon there will be additional programming available on the day.
Pictured left is a Making Connections participant with the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum Tweed Weaver, Diane.
Wednesday 12th February
Spring Celebrations, Folk Gallery, from 1.00pm (free entry from 12 noon)
- Inspired by the current exhibition Rhythms of the Year, drop into the Folk Gallery to find out more about Setsubun, the Japanese Festival marking the beginning of Spring.
- Have a go at Origami and see Japanese calligraphy demonstrations.
Wednesday 12th March
Traditions and Skills, various locations throughout the Museum, from 12.00 noon
- The afternoon will focus on craft of candle making. Have a go at making your own candle in the Parochial House from 1.30pm
- See a range of other crafts demonstrated by the Visitor Guide Team in various locations throughout the Museum.
Booking is not required unless otherwise stated. For further information on Making Connections you can contact the Live and Learn Team on 028 9039 5080/5081.