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Schools and Visits – Week Commencing 2nd November 2015

Even though last week was half term for many schools, the Open Centre still opened its doors to the University of Derby and their Education Students who participated in a faith trail. Jennifer Marshall – Senior Lecturer commented “The students really enjoyed it and the staff were superb! A really

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Schools and Visits – Week Commencing the 19th October 2015

Another busy week here at the Open Centre with six schools experiencing the wonders of different cultures in Derby City. The week began with both mobile exhibitions being out in schools. One at Bramley Vale Primary School and the other at Fairfield Junior School in Buxton. Both made them an

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Schools and Visits – Week Commencing 12th October 2015

Culturally aware… the schools are this week, as we have had over 300 pupils visiting the places of worship in Normanton. Here are what some of the schools commented on regarding their visits… “Lots of interesting information and the children were fascinated by the whole experience.” -Portway Infant School “Children

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Schools and Visits – Week Commencing 5th October 2015

Seven Schools this week, which has been our busiest week so far! Monday we had both mobile exhibitions out in schools near Chesterfield (Abercrombie Primary School and Shirland Primary School) as part of their exciting faith weeks. At the Open Centre we had visits from over 200 pupils at King

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Schools and Visits – Week Commencing 28th September 2015

Another busy week at the Open Centre! Renishaw Primary have held a faith week using our mobile exhibition and through various cookery and marriage workshops. Newhall Community Junior School got a taste of some fantastic asian cusine in their cookery workshops. Great Hucklow used our faith trails to explore different

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Schools and Visits – Week Commencing 21st September 2015

A fantastic week here, this week – Horsley C of E Primary School have been working with the Open Centre to host a faith week including; the whole school visiting on Monday for Faith Trails, hiring the mobile exhibition and all children taking part in different faith workshops all week

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