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July Jaunt

3rd July 2016
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

If you are looking for a breath of fresh air and good company why not join us on one of our popular historic guided walks around Bishop’s Stortford. Walks leave from Rhodes and last about 1 hour, if you have time, why not recover from your exertions by dropping in to the Rhodes Theatre Lounge afterwards for a cup of tea and a slice of cake!

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Painting in Egg Tempera with Simon Barnes

13th July 2016
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This hands on one day course for adults, with guest tutor Simon Barnes, will take you through the basic techniques of painting in egg tempera – the primary painting medium of the classical and medieval periods. The course will cover the history of egg tempera painting, mixing your own pigments, surface preparation and basic painting techniques.

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Summer Holiday Fun – Peg Dolls

2nd August 2016 - 3rd August 2016
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Try your hand at this traditional craft past time and make a peg doll of your own to take away.

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Summer Holiday Fun – Paper Mosaics

9th August 2016 - 10th August 2016
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Find out about this fascinating ancient craft, help us create a mosaic to hang on our wall and make a paper mosaic of your own to take away.

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Friends of Rhodes

Do you love the arts and culture? Are you interested in local history?

Then why not become a Friend of Rhodes and take advantage of the many benefits membership offers you? Find out more

Corporate Sponsorship

Rhodes is a vibrant, successful venue in the heart of Bishop's Stortford which attracts more than 100,000 visitors per year. Sponsorship of the arts offers excellent value for money! Find out more