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Summer at the People's Palace

1 July 2014 to 10 August 2014
Closed Mondays. WWI Workshops: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursdays, Saturdays. Glow Arts - see description
At: Peoples Palace and Winter Garden
The People's Palace and Winter Gardens are going to be at the very heart of the Games celebrations from their location on Glasgow Green. In fact, the Wee House - especially for younger visitors - will be next door where there will be puppet shows, circus acts, music and visual arts.

Before all that gets going, there will be some drop-in workshops inspired by the temporary exhibition about Fred A Farrell, Glasgow's War Artist which runs until 23 November to mark the centenary of the start of World War I:

Country at War: The Palace Needs You will take place Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (1-3, 8-10 July), Saturday afternoons (5, 12 , 19 July) between 1.00 and 3.00. For ages 5+

Glow Arts are hosting a range of workshops around traditional arts at the People's Palace including song and storytelling:

Saturday 28 June, 5, 12 July: 11.00-11.45 & 12.30-1.15
Traditional Song Workshops for families with singer Fiona Hunter.

Wednesday 2 July: 12.00-12.45 & 1.15-2.00
Storytelling for Families with Gerry Durkin. An interactive session for kids and families with a blend of tales from here and abroad and both new and traditional.

Wednesday 6 August: 1.00-2.00
Step into My Parlour: Join Michelle Burke and James Ross for some Irish songs, stories and housekeeping tips.

Thursday 7 August: 1.00-2.00
Lori Watson and Fiona Black. An hour of the finest in traditional music

Friday 8 August: 1.00-1.45 & 2.15-3.00
Lucky Middens Join Donald Nelson for some songs and stories about growing up in Glasgow. Suitable for families with older children.
Free, Drop-in
Website: www.glasgowlife.org.uk
Booking Information:
0141 276 0788
Event Classification:
+ Arts & Crafts
+ Holiday Activities
+ Indoor Fun

For Ages:
+ 3-5 Year Olds
+ 6-9 Year Olds
+ 10-14 Year Olds
Event Location:
People's Palace & Winter Gardens,
Glasgow Green,
G40 1AT
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