As part of the Manchester events, Journeys Festival International will be hosting a series of digital and hands on kite workshops on Saturday 01 October - THIS weekend! It's a great way to spend your weekend with the family, and get young and old generations learning about the ancient tradition of kite flying. There's no need to book for the events, just come along on the day...
KITE MAKING WORKSHOPS
For hundreds of years kites have been central to childhood and adult games and pursuits. Kite flying across the globe is synonymous with freedom, the outdoors, imagination and possibilities. Expert kite makers from Infinite Arts will be teaching how to make your own kite, based on designs from India and Afghanistan.
10AM - 12PM
WYTHENSHAWE FORUM, FORUM SQUARE, WYTHENSHAWE, MANCHESTER M22 5RX
2:30PM - 4:30PM
NORTH CITY LIBRARY, ST PETER'S SQUARE, MANCHESTER M2 5PD
12PM - 4PM
CENTRAL LIBRARY, ST PETER'S SQUARE, MANCHESTER M2 5PD
DIGITAL KITE FLYING - INTERNATIONAL KITE PROJECT
Using innovative digital technologies, you are invited to design and fly virtual kites over breath-taking landscapes, including Afghanistan, India and Syria. In partnership with Inspirate.
11AM - 5PM
CONTACT, PART OF FUN PALACES
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