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Writing: Making Your Mark - A Celebration day

Sat 24 Aug 2019

Writing: Making Your Mark - A Celebration day

Huddersfield Library & Art Gallery Sat 24th August 2019 10.00 am - 3.30 pm A day of free family activities to celebrate our Writing: Making Your Mark exhibition. 10.00 am -12.00 noon: Book making on a space theme w.....Read more

Making Your Mark with the Girl Geeks

Sat 24 Aug 2019

Making Your Mark with the Girl Geeks

Huddersfield Library Saturday 24th August 2019. 11.00 am - 1.00 pm The Girl Geek crew will be making their mark and taking writing into the future with 3D pens and drawing bots. They’ll also be using INK and may eve.....Read more

Making Your Mark: DIY journal making workshop

Sat 24 Aug 2019

Making Your Mark: DIY journal making workshop

Huddersfield Library & Art Gallery, Huddersfield Library, HD1 2SU Sat 24th August 2019. 1.15 - 3.30 pm Come along and make your very own journal from scratch. Use it for all your creative writing, ideas and sketches......Read more

Nigel Slater's Toast

Mon 19 to Sat 24 Aug 2019 (6 days)

Nigel Slater's Toast

Toast vividly recreates Nigel Slater’s childhood through the tastes and smells he shares with his mother, culminating in the young Nigel’s escape to London. From making the perfect sherry trifle, through the playground p.....Read more

Hoot & Holler in concert at The Carlile Institute, Meltham

Sun 25 Aug 2019

Hoot & Holler in concert at The Carlile Institute, Meltham

Hoot and Holler is an appealing young American folk/roots and Americana duo that blends old time Appalachian traditions with fine contemporary songwriting and excellent musicianship on fiddle, guitar and banjo. Based.....Read more

Birds of Passage (film)

Sun 25 Aug 2019

Birds of Passage (film)

Colombia's entry to the Oscars is a powerful and mesmerising drug gangster epic based on true events that has terrific performances and glorious cinematography: a Latin American Godfather. Dir. Cristina Gallego & Ciro G.....Read more

Writing: Making Your Mark Huddersfield

Thu 01 to Wed 28 Aug 2019 (4 weeks)

Writing: Making Your Mark Huddersfield

Our Writing: Making Your Mark exhibition draws on the themes of a new British Library exhibition, which spans five millennia and five continents, to deconstruct the art of writing and consider its future in the digital a.....Read more

A Story 5,000 Years in the Making

Thu 01 to Wed 28 Aug 2019 (4 weeks)

A Story 5,000 Years in the Making

Our pop-up exhibition returns to Huddersfield Library with new elements, images, partners and workshops. Explore a themed selection of images and objects from the collections of Kirklees Libraries, Kirklees Trabscript.....Read more

Indian Block Printing. At Standedge Visitors Centre Marsden

Mon 26 Aug 2019

Indian Block Printing. At Standedge Visitors Centre Marsden

Indian Block Printing. £15 per person 10-12noon. At Standedge Visitors Centre Marsden. Using a vast selection of beautifully hand carved Indian blocks, Participants will have the opportunity to print their very own To.....Read more

Cuddly Sock Creature Making Workshop. Standedge Visitors Centre

Mon 26 Aug 2019

Cuddly Sock Creature Making Workshop. Standedge Visitors Centre

Sock Creatures. 1.30-3.30pm £10 per person. At Standedge Visitors Centre Marsden. A Fantastic Creative workshop for all ages. Using the Humble Sock, during this workshop we will create super creatures and bring the.....Read more

JamFactory Kids Music Holiday Camp

Mon 22 Jul to Fri 30 Aug 2019 (1 month)

JamFactory Kids Music Holiday Camp

Throughout the Summer Holidays we are hosting holiday camps for kids aged 8-16 to come and take part in a huge range of musical activities! You will be able to drop your kids off from 8:45am and pick them up again at 5pm.....Read more

Flight: Circlesongs and Improvisation

Tue 16 Jul to Tue 27 Aug 2019 (1 month)

Flight: Circlesongs and Improvisation

These sessions are inspired by the work Jess has been doing with international teachers Bobby McFerrin and Rhiannon. The sessions will be exploring lots of ways of approach collaborative music making with the voice. See .....Read more

Wizard Wands and Staffs

Tue 27 Aug 2019

Wizard Wands and Staffs

Summer drop in sessions at Cliffe House 10am-3pm. A chance to make wizard wands and staff as well as other magical crafts in the beautiful grounds of Cliffe House. This is a drop in session so there’s no need to book and.....Read more

Summer Explorers Pack

Sat 20 Jul to Sun 01 Sep 2019 (1 month)

Summer Explorers Pack

Pick up your seasonal explorer pack from the shop to start your adventure. Add new activities to your pack each week that you visit both Bagshaw Museum and Oakwell hall. 20 July - 1 September (closed Monday & Fridays).....Read more

Around the World Trail

Sat 20 Jul to Sun 01 Sep 2019 (1 month)

Around the World Trail

Collect stamps for your trail passport as you search for the hidden objects in the museum from all six continents! This is a free event, no booking required and all ages are welcome! 20 July - 1 September (Closed Mon.....Read more

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