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Clay Day

Thu 25 Apr 2019

Clay Day

We are opening our doors on Thursday 25th April for a drop in day. We are sculpting in air drying clay, so you can take the creations on the day or leave them for us to fire. Just £7 per person, stay along as you lik.....Read more

Market Showcase: Save our Rainforest

Tue 16 to Sat 27 Apr 2019 (2 weeks)

Market Showcase: Save our Rainforest

Huddersfield Art Society is staging an exhibition on the theme of 'Parrots' at Queensgate Market from 16 - 27 April. Organised by Society member Judy Hinchliffe, this exhibition is intended to raise awareness of the dest.....Read more

Art Exhibition - Save the Rain Forest

Tue 16 to Sat 27 Apr 2019 (2 weeks)

Art Exhibition - Save the Rain Forest

Huddersfield Art Society is staging an exhibition on the theme of 'Parrots' at Queensgate Market from April 16th to 27th. Organised by Society member Judy Hinchliffe, this exhibition is intended to raise awareness of the.....Read more

Easter Explorers Trail

Sat 13 to Tue 30 Apr 2019 (3 weeks)

Easter Explorers Trail

10am-5pm Pick up your seasonal explorer pack from the Visitor Centre Shop and your exploration around the Country Park and Gardens begins. £1.50 per pack..Read more

Making Material Memories & Nocturne

Mon 15 Apr to Fri 03 May 2019 (3 weeks)

Making Material Memories & Nocturne

Two new exhibitions will be running alongside each other in the Market Gallery as of 15 April until 3 May 2019. They will be featuring: Charlotte Goldthorpe, Making Material Memories. Stella Baraklianou, Nocturn.....Read more

Swap Shop Sew

Sat 27 Apr 2019

Swap Shop Sew

Swap Shop Sew is BACK! Put the date in your diary and start putting your swap collection together. An afternoon of upcycling workshops, shopping in the ethical and handmade marketplace, Fairtrade refreshments and.....Read more

Swap Shop Sew

Sat 27 Apr 2019

Swap Shop Sew

Swap Shop Sew is the leading sustainable fashion event in Kirklees, returning to Holmfirth and now in it's 3rd year! Free to attend, Swap Shop Sew brings together three main elements to help the community move towards.....Read more

The Human Figure

Sat 06 Apr to Sat 11 May 2019 (1 month)

The Human Figure

6th April – 11th May 2019 This exhibition showcases the work of 8 artists who are members of WYPW and who use the Human Figure in their work. Each one approaches their medium and their subject in diverse ways. For som.....Read more

Shabby Chic Furniture Workshop

Sat 27 Apr 2019

Shabby Chic Furniture Workshop

A day where you will learn chalk paint techniques to create a stunning peice of furniture from something old and tired looking. You will learn how to use chalk paint, wax or seal the paint and add decopatch and other cre.....Read more

Huddersfield Library: An Introduction to Calligraphy

Mon 29 Apr 2019

Huddersfield Library: An Introduction to Calligraphy

An event running as part of the Writing: Making Your Mark exhibition. An introduction to the art of calligraphy. Learn the basics and try your hand at some calligraphic techniques. Please note, attendees will need.....Read more

Slaithwaite Library: Trees in Mind: A creative writing workshop

Wed 01 May 2019

Slaithwaite Library: Trees in Mind: A creative writing workshop

Trees In Mind project is offering a series of creative writing workshops across the Colne Valley to immortalise the journey of the valley during World War One. From individual stories on the front to the women’s suffrage.....Read more

Temporary Contemporary Happening

Wed 01 May 2019

Temporary Contemporary Happening

Join us for the next Temporary Contemporary Happening which will be happening in the afternoon of 1 May 2019 from 2-5pm and all will be welcome. The evening will feature a market gallery preview of Charlotte Goldthor.....Read more

PRINT DAY IN MAY 2019!

Sat 04 May 2019

PRINT DAY IN MAY 2019!

PRINT DAY IN MAY! Saturday 4th May 2019 10.30am – 3pm Free admission, no booking necessary Suggested donation for activities £2 per head On Saturday 4th May we will open our doors once again to celebrate PRINT D.....Read more

4 Weeks x 4 Crafts Workshop

Thu 02 to Thu 23 May 2019 (3 weeks)

4 Weeks x 4 Crafts Workshop

Each week you will learn a new craft, these taster sessions are based on learning a new skill and will produce some amazing items for you to continue to make and hopefully sell in the future. Week 1- cardmaking using Li.....Read more

Maypole Monday

Mon 06 May 2019

Maypole Monday

1pm-4pm Maypole and country dancing demonstrations on the hall’s rear lawn. Come and have a go yourself! Dancing at 1.30pm, 2.30pm & 3.30pm. Organised by the Friends of Oakwell Hall with music from the Leeds Waits. .....Read more

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