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Wednesday
15
AUG

Meet Mary Ryan, Mill Worker. Family drop in workshop.

11:00
13:00
Bradford Council
Event organized by Bradford Council

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Meet Mary Ryan, mill worker, played by Irene Lofthouse. Explore her tale as she takes you on a journey through time, textiles and tragedy. Find out about spinning and weaving, as Mary tells of her life 'in't mill', the smells, the noise, and her and her daughter's tragic end. Discover how their past is linked to the present through the 'Wonder and Dread' exhibition by artist Alke Schmidt.
Make your own woven sample to take home.
Children to be accompanied by an adult.
Family-friendly, suitable for age 5+
One-hour workshop
FREE
Funded by Arts Council England
Booking essential t: 01274 435900 e: industrial.museum@bradford.gov.uk