ST MARY'S CHURCH
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Events at St Mary’s Church during the Arts Trail:
Saturday 24 June – Saturday 15 July
Shropshire Art Society 75th Anniversary Exhibition
On Wednesday 28 June, 5 and 12 July, 10:30-13:00, the Society will host free drop-in sessions teaching and demonstrating a range of artistic skills.
July – dates announced via Facebook @StMarysSY1
A local florist will be based at the church to create a floral art installation inspired by the colour, design and structure of the stained glass windows.
Stained Glass Festival
For the month of August, St Mary’s will host a festival celebrating the history of the church and its stained glass collection. There will be an exhibition of historic stained glass, alongside a display of modern interpretations created by local schools and artists. There will be workshops, music, and stained glass tours (in conjunction with Shrewsbury Cathedral).
Wednesday 9 August
Create clay tiles using impressions from around the church and the flora/foliage in the churchyard.
Drop-in session for young people: 4-12 years
FREE – donations welcome
All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Opening times (subject to volunteer availability)
Monday – Saturday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm