Events

Fireworks and Festivals workshop

December 4th 10am – 12:30pm at Berkhamsted Arts and Crafts, 29-31 Lower Kings Rd, Berkhamsted HP4 2AB

This is the second of our workshops focusing on the theme of festivals!
We will be looking at the art of Rangoli. Rangoli art is intricate and usually created on a table top or even the floor. The pattern is typically created using materials such as powdered lime stone, coloured sand, flower petals, and coloured rocks.

All work will have the opportunity to be on display at our Fireworks and Festivals exhibition early next year.

To book in please ring the Berkhamsted arts and crafts shop on 01442 866632

Fireworks and Festivals

From February 12th – February 20th we will be using an empty shop unit within Marlowes shopping centre to host our Fireworks and Festivals event!
Come along to view our exhibition including information all about Brocks fireworks, who were once located in Hemel Hempstead. Hear stories from those who worked there to get an insider’s perspective of the time as well as view the beautiful artwork created earlier in the year specifically for our event. Get to know those in your community including local faith groups and cultural organisations as we invite you to come along to share local heritage stories, festival heritage stories all to help contribute to our collection. Come and be a part of sharing your community’s local history!

We want this event to brfireworks and festivals banner imageing people together and celebrate after what has been a hard year for many.

To learn more about the project click here.

Library and Civic Centre Displays

Dacorum Heritage has 2 permanent displays in the borough, one in the Berkhamsted Library and one in Berkhamsted Civic Centre. Berkhamsted Civic Centre is currently closed due to COVID 19 restrictions.  Please follow guidance from our library assistants at Berkhamsted Library.

 

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The Museum Store, Clarence Road, Berkhamsted, Herts HP4 3YL

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