SCARECROW COMPETITION

crosspool festival 2019

Don’t lose the opportunity to enter for this year’s
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SCARECROW COMPETITION

Deadline for entries is tomorrow Friday 14th June

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CROSSPOOL FESTIVAL COMPETITIONS

crosspool festival 2019There’s still time for you to enter one of the Crosspool Festival competitions to showcase your creativity in the areas of art, photography, cake making and biscuit decorating

ArtPhotoCakeBunsEntries for the Art and Photography Competition can be handed in at Cocker and Carr Estate Agents, 11-13 Sandygate Rd, Sheffield S10 5NG Tele: 0114 268 7777, any time before 5pm, Friday 28th June.

Entries for the cakes and biscuits Competition must be handed in at St Columba’s Church, 503 Manchester Rd, Sheffield S10 5PL, Tele: 0114 267 0006 on Tuesday 2nd July between 7 & 8 pm, or Wednesday morning 3rd July between 9 &10 am.

Crosspool Festival 2019

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Festival Brochure

Crosspool Festival programme is now online:
It is also in the Crosspool precinct shops and is being distributed with the summer issue of the Crosspool Clarion.

The 2019 festival dates are Friday 28th June to Sunday 7th July 2019.

Festival Charities 2019
Ben’s Centre
Ben’s Centre is a registered charity that offers a home for those who have forgotten what home is.
It provides a clothing store, laundry, free food, hot drinks, free telephone and internet, referrals to Outreach and accommodation signposting to other agencies. Support and advice and a daily Outreach program for people on the streets in Sheffield City Centre

Northern General Hospital Cystic Fibrosis Unit
Sheffield Adult Cystic Fibrosis Centre, started functioning as a specialist regional centre in 1999 and is a regionally Cystic Fibrosis Trust accredited unit.
This charity was chosen for the late Dawn boulter, our Festival ex-Chair, whose daughter, Jess died of Cystic Fibrosis in 2017.

Crosspool Festival Street Market – Sunday 30 June – Facebook event

Well Dressing – Friday 28 June – Facebook event

Crosspool Summer Fayre – Saturday 6 June – Facebook event

CREATIVITY IN CROSSPOOL

crosspool festival 2019

ArtPhotoCakeBuns

It is time for you to showcase your creativity
in the areas of art, photography, cake making and biscuit decorating.

Anyone who lives, works or goes to school in Crosspool can enter.
All you need to do is enter no more than two of your creations. These will be put on display for everyone to admire and judges will award certificates to the winners.
There is no theme to follow. Just show us what you can create.
The categories for entry are as follows:-

Biscuit decorating for young children:-
• Under-fives.
• Five to eleven years.
You don’t have to make the biscuit, just decorate it using your imagination and make sure you don’t eat them all before showing them off!

Art, Photograph and Cake making: – There are two categories for each.
• Under 16 years.
• Everyone over 16 years.
Photography prints can be either A5 or A4 in size, but there is no restriction on the size in the art or cake categories.
How to Enter:-
Entries for the cakes and biscuits must be handed in at St Columba’s Church Manchester Rd, Tuesday 2nd July between 7 & 8 pm,
or Wednesday morning 3rd July between 9 &10 am.
Entries for the art and photography can be handed in anytime at
Cocker and Carr Estate Agents but before 5pm on Friday 28th June.
The Event:-
This will take place on Wednesday 3rd July 2019 at St Columba church on Manchester Rd. People will be able to view the entries from 2:30 pm and refreshments will be available. Certificates and prizes will be presented to the winners at 4:30 pm.

For further information on all the categories, contact: – crosspoolfestivalphotos@gmail.com.

 

CROSSPOOL’S GOT TALENT 2019

Crosspool Festival Talent Night

Stephen Hill Church Hall, Manchester Road /Benty Lane, Tuesday evening 2nd July 2019
What every your age/s, if you or your group have a talent to entertain an audience.
Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with Roger Kite, Tel: 0114 2306194

Festival Talent Night

 

CREATIVITY IN CROSSPOOL

crosspool festival 2019

This summer, Crosspool Festival is holding a competition for the people of Crosspool to showcase their creativity in the areas of Art, Photography, Cake Making and Biscuit Decorating.ArtPhotoCakeBuns

The competition is open to anyone who lives, works or goes to school in Crosspool.
There is no theme to follow, just show us what you can create in no more than two of your creations.
The categories for entry are as follows:-
Young Children:

  • Under-fives.
  • Five to eleven years.

You don’t have to make the biscuit, just decorate it using your imagination and make sure you don’t eat them all before showing them off!

Art, Photograph: (two categories for each)

  • Under 16 years.
  • Everyone over 16 years.

Photography prints can be either A5 or A4 in size. There is no restriction on the size in the art or cake categories.
Details of when and where you can hand in your entries we will announce nearer the time.

Entries will be put on display for everyone to view and admire at
St Columba’s Church, Manchester Road from 2:30 pm Wednesday 3rd July 2019,
Refreshments will be available.
Certificates awarded by the Judges will be present to the winners at 4:30 pm.

For further information on all the categories, contact crosspoolfestivalphotos@gmail.com.

DESPERATELY SEEKING GARDENERS!

CROSSPOOL OPEN GARDENS NEEDS NEW RECRUITS

This key event of the Crosspool Festival, which has run without a break for sixteen years, is in danger this year of being cancelled.

Several of our regular gardens are unable to open this year.
We need new gardens to fill the gap.
Open Gardens is on Saturday 29th June, and you can use it to raise money for your favourite charity.

Contact Sue Day or Ken Rutter on 0114 268 0088 or 156kar@gmail.com

Crosspool Open Gardens 2019

-Opening your garden/allotment is a really enjoyable way to spend a day making new friends and acquaintances. Gardens 2019
-Your garden doesn’t have to be particularly big, beautiful or perfect
-It’s not a competition; visitors buy a ticket which gives them access to all the gardens and allotments open on Saturday 29th June 2019.

-Proceeds go to the Crosspool Festival charities or to a charity of your choice.
-If you would like to be part of the Crosspool Open Gardens, please don’t hesitate to contact Sue Day and Ken Rutter Tele:  0114 268 00 88 
Email:  156kar@gmail.com for more information.

Holly Hagg Community Farm Alpacas

2019 Open Days for your diary

Holly Hagg alpaca
Holly Hagg alpaca

Sunday 7th April 2.30pm to 4pm
Sunday 12th May 2.30pm to 4pm
Sunday 9th June 2.30pm to 4pm

Saturday 29th June 10.30am to 4pm
Saturday 6th July 12 Noon
The herd of Alpacas, led by a Llama, will trek up to the Crosspool Summer Fayre to arrive at around 1pm.

Sunday 14th July 2.30pm to 4pm
Sunday 11th August 2.30pm to 4pm
Sunday 15th September 2.30pm to 4pm

Holly Hagg Farm
Long Lane, Crosspool Sheffield S10 5AG
07779 067718