Photo: sundial at Rydal Hall, Ambleside

Lakeland Activity Break - FULLY BOOKED

Lakeland Activity Break - FULLY BOOKED

Starts: Sun 23rd August 2020, 3.00 pm

Ends: Fri 28th August 2020, 10.00 am

From £385pp DBB - Normal children's discount apply

Join us on an adventure into the heart of the Lake District with a series of bookable optional outdoor activities such as canoeing, raft building, ghyll scrambling, abseiling, etc.

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Quiet Day - The Way of Life

Quiet Day - The Way of Life

Starts: Sat 5th September 2020, 10.00 am

Ends: Sat 5th September 2020, 4.00 pm

£Donations

Leader: John Fleetwood

An exploration of the 10 waymarks of Abbey, a community of pilgrims seeking to be, and to grow, more like Jesus Christ in authentic community for the good of the...

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Recorders at Rydal - Foundation & Lower Intermediate Level

Recorders at Rydal - Foundation & Lower Intermediate Level

Starts: Fri 18th September 2020, 4.00 pm

Ends: Sun 20th September 2020, 3.00 pm

£225pp Residential - £112.50pp Non-Residential

Tutor: Mary Tyers

Enjoy beautiful music and develop your skills in the company of players of a similar ability. This course will include sessions for all participants to play together as...

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English Country Dancing with Live Music

English Country Dancing with Live Music

Starts: Mon 28th September 2020, 4.00 pm

Ends: Fri 2nd October 2020, 10.00 am

£360pp Full Board

Leaders: Hilary Herbert with musicians Rod & Frances Stradling

This break is for all English Country Dancing enthusiasts. There will be dancing throughout the day and into the evening and...

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Autumn Expressive Mixed Media, Pastel & Watercolour Art Holiday

Autumn Expressive Mixed Media, Pastel & Watercolour Art Holiday

Starts: Sun 18th October 2020, 2.00 pm

Ends: Fri 23rd October 2020, 10.00 am

£565pp (non painter from £490pp - Non-resident painter £230pp (course only) Lunch and dinner available for non-residents at £50 p/day (must be booked at least one day in advance)

Tutor: Robert Dutton

Another exciting mixed media art week awaits at Rydal Hall this autumn with our popular, inspirational and award-winning art tutor Robert Dutton. Autumn brings...

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Introduction to Celtic Spirituality

Introduction to Celtic Spirituality

Starts: Tue 10th November 2020, 2.00 pm

Ends: Fri 13th November 2020, 12.00 pm

£300pp Full Board

The course takes into account the most recent developments in our understanding of this distinctive spirituality includes worship, prayers, talks, silence and reflection. We will explore modern...

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Recorders at Rydal - Upper, Intermediate & Advanced Level

Recorders at Rydal - Upper, Intermediate & Advanced Level

Starts: Sun 15th November 2020, 4.00 pm

Ends: Tue 17th November 2020, 3.00 pm

£225pp Residential - £112.50 Non-Residential - An optional third day of tuition 17th - 18th Nov which will focus on ornamenting Telemann sonatas - £112.50 Full Board

Tutor: Mary Tyers

Enjoy beautiful music and develop your skills in the company of players of a similar ability. This course will include sessions for all...

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Icon Painting

Icon Painting

Starts: Mon 23rd November 2020, 10.00 am

Ends: Fri 27th November 2020, 4.00 pm

From £550pp Full Board

Tutor: Rev. Chris Perrins

The course is aimed at beginners, but those with more experience are very welcome. Each person will paint an icon using traditional techniques of egg tempera on a...

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Murder Mystery Weekend

Murder Mystery Weekend

Starts: Fri 27th November 2020, 4.00 pm

Ends: Sun 29th November 2020, 10.00 am

£215pp Full Board

Leader: Marylin Bryce

“Murders Most Horrid”, a local company, specialise in hosting high quality, fun-filled, non-costumed Murder Mystery Weekends.

Whether you are a novice...

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Quiet Day - ‘An Aide and Enhancement to Living in the Spirit’

Quiet Day - ‘An Aide and Enhancement to Living in the Spirit’

Starts: Fri 4th December 2020, 10.00 am

Ends: Fri 4th December 2020, 4.00 pm

£Donations

Theme: “An aide and enhancement to living in the Spirit.”

Leader: Rev. Mark Houston

Mark will play some of the music from his CD collection that has encouraged him in his journey...

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Poetry Carousel

Poetry Carousel

Starts: Fri 4th December 2020, 4.00 pm

Ends: Mon 7th December 2020, 10.00 am

£411pp Full Board

Leader: Kim Moore

Join us for the Poetry Carousel – a poetry residential with a difference! Take part various workshops with four different tutors, and in the evenings, there will be...

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Christmas House Party 2020

Christmas House Party 2020

Starts: Tue 22nd December 2020, 4.00 pm

Ends: Sun 27th December 2020, 10.00 am

Standard room £460pp & Superior £495pp

Come and join us at Rydal Hall6 to celebrate the joy of Christmas with the Rydal Hall family!

There will be no shortage of festive food, fun, party games and time for reflection. Our...

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