Lantern Making Workshop for Exeter Christmas Lights '5 Nights of Lights'

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Exeter Library

Castle Street

Exeter

EX4 3PQ

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A series of three lantern parades will take place in the city to celebrate the switching on of the Exeter Christmas lights

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InExeter '5 Nights of Lights' Christmas Light Switch on event series

A series of lantern parades will take place in the city to celebrate the switching on of the Christmas lights and the start of the city's festive season.

Families in Exeter are invited to sign up for one of the three free lantern making workshops led by professional artists from the city. The children will then carry their very own willow lantern in one of the celebratory parades taking place in the city this November as the official Christmas lights switch on.

The workshop is run by Kerrie Seymour, a Devon based artist who specialises in creating work with communities for outdoor celebratory events.

SATURDAY 16TH NOVEMBER - EXETER LIBRARY - ROUGEMONT ROOM

Parade for these lanterns will be on the same day, Saturday 16th November 5:00pm for High Street & Castle Street Family Christmas Fair

Workshop timings are 10am-2pm. Please book a 40min slot from the below:

10:00-10.40am - 8 participants max

10.40-11.20am - 8 participants max

11.20-12.00noon - 8 participants max

12.40-1.20pm- 8 participants max

1.20-2pm - 8 participants max

Please email your preferred time slot to marina@inexeter.com after registering your place.

Families will then be invited to bring their lantern to parade as part of the official Christmas lights switch on!

Leave your finished lantern with us at the end of the workshop, collect it again at the start of the parade and then take it home at the end.

Please note:

1. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

2. GDPR: By registering for your child/children to take part in the workshop you consent to images and event photography being taken in the workshop and during the event parade and then shared across print and social media.

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Image credits

Theo Moye - Photographer

Burn The Curtain - Theatre Company

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Exeter Library

Castle Street

Exeter

EX4 3PQ

United Kingdom

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