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  1. Curator Talk: Climate Change Then and Now

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    Join Gallery Oldham’s Natural History Curator to take a long view of climate change. The talk will begin with the fossil displays in our Oldham Stories exhibitions and then move through to the species and habitats in the British Wildlife Photo of a Cygnet Photography exhibition. Find out more about the British Wildlife Photography exhibition by going to our Exhibition webpage.

    This is part of the Manchester Histories Festival 2022. To find out more about other events going on across Greater Manchester and to download their brochure visit the Manchester Histories Festival website.

  2. Online Talk: Oldham Rugby League

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    Join Karen Heatley from our collections team and Michael Turner from the Oldham Rugby League Heritage Trust as we take a look at the fascinating objects in this recently donated rugby collection. Brought together by the Oldham Rugby League Heritage Trust over many years, it is recognised as being one of the most important rugby club memorabilia collections in the world. Objects include an array of caps, shirts and medals some of which date way back to the Victorian era. There is something for everyone with a passion for Rugby.

    You can access Zoom through a laptop, tablet or smart phone, just something that has a camera and mic. You don’t need to create an account to access the session.

    Book your ticket via eventbrite and login details for the talks will be emailed to you a few days before the talk.



  3. Online Talk: Brick by Brick

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    Join curator Sean Baggaley via Zoom as we take a look at the amazing artwork in our latest exhibition Brick by Brick which gathers the work of 18 artists, designers and photographers from around the world who use LEGO® bricks as their medium or inspiration. Using this simple plastic construction block as their starting point, they have created stunning, thought provoking and often humorous artworks which will appeal to art enthusiasts and LEGO® fans alike.

    Book your place via eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/curator-talk-discover-the-brick-by-brick-exhibition-tickets-159829876463

    You will be sent a link for the Zoom talk the day before it takes place.

    Baby girl with dummy and wings crawling made from black lego.