Events

Sights, Sounds and Stories: Community Event

10 March 2018

Sat 10 March



A fun packed day of events taking place across the city at venues including The Workhouse Museum, Prison and Police Museum, Courthouse Museum, Ripon Cathedral, Town Hall, Ripon Library as well as the Market Square. Activities, information and advice for all the family with music, refreshments and much more.

At Ripon Museums there is free entry to all museums for the day with proof of Ripon address. 11am - 4pm.
Workhouse Museum
Pop up café 12am - 4pm. Victorian school, Workday chores, Rag rugging. Create your own Workhouse story. Free face painting. North Yorkshire Youth Love Smoothie, Hate Food
activity for children & young people. Sports and Healthy lifestyles Advice on healthy eating & leisure activities. White Rose Credit Union Financial support & advice. North Yorkshire Horizons Drug
& alcohol advice. Ripon Evolve Film experience documentary about Ripon. Harrogate Borough Council Tenant Involvement. The Art Lab Exhibition of photographs, prints. Fun creative family activities. 11am - 4pm. Ripon Morris & Betty Luptons 11am.
Prison and Police Museum Meet our Victorian Policeman. Be locked in a cell. See how prisoners were treated. Get up close & personal with our Police collection.
Courthouse Museum Meet Magistrates in the Community. Take part in a real trial! Learn about the conservation of some of our oldest courtroom books.

Ripon Library Open 11am - 2pm. Hear living stories from residents & discover all about Ripon Canal. Discover more about the history of Ripon. Help At home information & services. Free adult learning courses information. Adult Education Courses & events information. Harrogate & Ripon CVS Information & support. Story Time For families.

Ripon Cathedral Family crafts. Find out about Ripon City of Sanctuary. Pop up café 11am - 2pm. Age UK, Dementia Forward, Jennyruth Workshops Information and services. Ripon Rotary. American Youth Choir 12am. Ripon Morris & Betty Luptons 1pm.

Ripon Town Hall Silverware talk Find out about our historic silverware 11am & 1:30pm.

Ripon Market Square North Yorkshire Police. North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service Fire engine, Car cutting demo. Ex-forces Project & Community First Yorkshire Information & support. YMCA Sleep easy launch. Stories & information. Yorkshire Air Ambulance Mobile display. Ghost Tour Discover Ripon’s grizzly secrets 2:30pm. Ripon Morris & Betty Luptons 12am. And lots more! Timings and activities may change subject to weather conditions.