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Orchestra of Opera North: The Firebird

Thu 23 Jan 2020

Orchestra of Opera North: The Firebird

Steiner, Korngold, Prokofiev, Stravinsky A real orchestral treat. Rising star Kristïne Balanas makes her Kirklees Concert Season debut in a night of drama, romance and legend. Perfect for anyone dipping a toe into orc.....Read more

Train Ticket Thoughts

Thu 23 Jan 2020

Train Ticket Thoughts

Join Dwell Time on the Penistone Line for a unique workshop in poetry and drawing on train tickets. Get onboard the 10:12 - 11:28 Huddersfield to Sheffield and/or 11:35 - 12:50 Sheffield to Huddersfield trains at any .....Read more

Temporary Contemporary Happening Thursday 23 January 2020

Thu 23 Jan 2020

Temporary Contemporary Happening Thursday 23 January 2020

Join us for our first Temporary Contemporary Happening of 2020 in Queensgate Market. A chance to see the latest exhibition in the Market Gallery, meet and chat with others. Time: 5 – 7.30pm in Queensgate Market, Hud.....Read more

Felting Workshop at The Peppercorn -Jan 2020

Thu 23 Jan 2020

Felting Workshop at The Peppercorn -Jan 2020

Come and enjoy felting at the lovely Vegan Peppercorn café which is open at 6.30pm prior to the workshop for food, cakes, and other goodies. Workshop 7 -9pm All felting supplies provided £15 per person. Needle felte.....Read more

Market Gallery: Sustaining China's Villages

Mon 13 to Sat 25 Jan 2020 (2 weeks)

Market Gallery: Sustaining China's Villages

Sustaining China’s Villages - Making a Difference to Rural Village Regeneration Monday 13 - Saturday 25 January Opening times: 11am - 4pm Monday to Saturday Temporary Contemporary Happening (end of show evening) on.....Read more

Colour Mixing for Screen print

Sat 25 Jan 2020

Colour Mixing for Screen print

Day workshop Saturday 25th January 2020 10.30am – 3pm For Beginners or Intermediates Explore the wonderful world of colour mixing by layering different shades using simple hand cut stencil screen prints! Starting.....Read more

PAIN AND GLORY (film/subtitled)

Sun 26 Jan 2020

PAIN AND GLORY (film/subtitled)

(Director Pedro Almodovar, Spain 2019, 117mins cert 15) One of the best films of the year for audiences and critics alike. Almodovar delivers his familiar themes of love, death and family through the prism of an age.....Read more

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY

Mon 27 Jan 2020

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY

27th January, 6:00pm Join us on the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau to commemorate the Holocaust and other genocides This important anniversary offers an opportunity to reflect on the legacy of.....Read more

Maggie Thompson 'At The Margin'  - Artist talk and private view

Tue 28 Jan 2020

Maggie Thompson 'At The Margin' - Artist talk and private view

FREE - Artist Talk and private view 6pm-7pm Join Maggie Thompson for an artist talk and private view of her latest exhibition 'At The Margin' WYPW gallery, Mirfield Maggie Thompson has exhibited widely since .....Read more

Wild about Wool Workshop: Kumihimo Braiding

Tue 28 Jan 2020

Wild about Wool Workshop: Kumihimo Braiding

The first of our 2020 special workshops with Kim Searle Kumihimo is a form of Japanese braiding using various types of thread, often combined with beads to make exceptional jewelry. Kim calls it 'French knitting for ad.....Read more

Beginners Photography Course - West Yorkshire

Wed 29 Jan 2020

Beginners Photography Course - West Yorkshire

Are you new to photography or have you taken a break from your hobby and would like to get back into it? This workshop has been developed with the sole aim of helping you realise the full potential of your camera. The wo.....Read more

Chinese New Year Gala

Thu 30 Jan 2020

Chinese New Year Gala

The University of Huddersfield presents the Chinese New Year Gala at Huddersfield Town Hall. Tickets £3 plus booking fee from Huddersfield Town Hall The University of Huddersfield presents an evening of Chinese p.....Read more

Exhibition: At The Margin - Maggie Thompson

Sat 11 Jan to Fri 21 Feb 2020 (1 month)

Exhibition: At The Margin - Maggie Thompson

11 January – 21 February 2020 Maggie Thompson has exhibited widely since completing her MA at Manchester School of Art in 2017, and here she presents a set of new and recent prints. The primary focus of her printma.....Read more

Graphgans Corner to Corner Crochet

Sat 01 to Sat 08 Feb 2020 (1 week)

Graphgans Corner to Corner Crochet

Graphgans Corner to Corner Crochet Can you already crochet but are curious to learn a new technique? The graphgan method is used to create illustrative or graphic designs for scarves and blankets. Come along and learn t.....Read more

Huddersfield Music Society Barbican String Quartet

Mon 03 Feb 2020

Huddersfield Music Society Barbican String Quartet

This quartet was founded when the players were at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. They will be playing Mozart: Quartet in E flat major, K428 Bartok Quartet no 5 Schumann: Quartet no 1 in A minor, op 41 no 1..Read more

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