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Author Talk - SHARON BENNETT CONNOLLY

Thu 21 Mar 2019

Author Talk - SHARON BENNETT CONNOLLY

Interested in historical non-fiction? Book a ticket to this talk by Sharon Bennett Connolly. Sharon has studied history academically, for fun and worked as a tour guide at historical sites including Conisbrough Castle. .....Read more

Johnny Ball

Fri 22 to Sat 23 Mar 2019 (2 days)

Johnny Ball

Venue: Huddersfield Library, Alexandra Walk HD1 2SU Celebrated TV personality Johnny Ball presents a fun and engaging talk based on his new book: Wonders Beyond Numbers: A Brief History of All Things Mathematical. Int.....Read more

Celebrating 30 Years of Elmer the Elephant – Holmfirth

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Celebrating 30 Years of Elmer the Elephant – Holmfirth

Venue: Read bookshop, 41 Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth HD9 3JH Come and join in our celebrations for Elmer the Patchwork Elephant’s 30 birthday year. An iconic children’s book series, created by author and artist, Davi.....Read more

Celebrating 30 Years of Elmer the Elephant – Huddersfield

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Celebrating 30 Years of Elmer the Elephant – Huddersfield

Venue: Huddersfield Library & The Packhorse Centre Come and join in our celebrations for Elmer the Patchwork Elephant’s 30 birthday year. An iconic children’s book series, created by author and artist, David McKee, El.....Read more

Anxiety Free with Sam Owen

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Anxiety Free with Sam Owen

£3.00 – £5.00 Date: 23 March 2019 at 3pm Venue: The Media Centre, 7 Northumberland Street, HD1 1RL An inspirational talk by relationship, wellbeing and life coach Sam Owen, author of Anxiety Free: How to Trust Yourse.....Read more

Jeopardy with Wilfred Emmanuel-Jones

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Jeopardy with Wilfred Emmanuel-Jones

£3.00 – £5.00 Date: 23 March 2019 at 12pm Venue: The Media Centre, 7 Northumberland Street, HD1 1RL Drawing on a life that has taken him from a deprived childhood in inner-city Birmingham to establishing The Black F.....Read more

Poetry & Wine

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Poetry & Wine

Date: 23 March 2019 at 6pm Venue: Kwas, 2 Viaduct Street HD1 5DL An exclusive event for 20 guests (advance booking recommended). Bring along your favourite poem on the Festival theme of ‘Memory’, a selection of whic.....Read more

Proactive Parenting – with Mandy Saligari

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Proactive Parenting – with Mandy Saligari

£3.00 – £5.00 Date: 23 March 2019 at 1:30pm Venue: The Media Centre, 7 Northumberland Street, HD1 1RL The pressures faced by children and adolescents today are unprecedented, and the statistics around poor mental he.....Read more

The Happiness Bible with Cheryl Rickman

Sat 23 Mar 2019

The Happiness Bible with Cheryl Rickman

£3.00 – £5.00 Date: 23 March 2019 at 4:30pm Venue: The Media Centre, 7 Northumberland Street, HD1 1RL A qualified Positive Psychology Practitioner and author of 14 guide books and inspirational memoirs, Cheryl Rickm.....Read more

Huddersfield Literary Festival - 10 x 10 Cabaret

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Huddersfield Literary Festival - 10 x 10 Cabaret

Hello Everyone, I am Just one of the many featured guests taking part in Huddersfield Literary Festival on Saturday 23rd March 2019 at Northern Quarter Bar, 28 - 30 Wood Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1DU 19.00 pm - 21.00 .....Read more

WORKSHOP: 5 Ways to Mental Wellbeing with Tom George

Sun 24 Mar 2019

WORKSHOP: 5 Ways to Mental Wellbeing with Tom George

£5.00 – £12.00 Date: 24 March 2019 at 2pm Venue: Ukrainian Club, 7 Edgerton Road HD1 5RA A workshop combining creative writing with the insights of mindfulness. Includes guided meditation, connecting with the breath.....Read more

FILM: Crazy/Wise

Sun 24 Mar 2019

FILM: Crazy/Wise

Date: 24 March 2019 at 12:30pm Venue: Ukrainian Club, 7 Edgerton Road HD1 5RA (Phil Borges Productions, 2017, 82 mins) What if a psychological crisis was viewed as a positive, transformative experience? Following.....Read more

Literary Afternoon Tea

Sun 24 Mar 2019

Literary Afternoon Tea

£15.00 – £18.00 Date: 24 March 2019 at 3pm Venue: Huddersfield Golf Club, Lightridge Road, Huddersfield HD2 2EP A Festival favourite – enjoy a delicious afternoon tea in the beautiful setting of Fixby Hall with two .....Read more

Artists’ Books: an artist and curator’s talk

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Artists’ Books: an artist and curator’s talk

The hands-on nature of artists’ books is both engaging and intimate. This talk will reflect this quality but also open up conversations between artist, curator and audience. There will also be a touring exhibition of boo.....Read more

The 101 Club with Rob Stewart

Tue 26 Mar 2019

The 101 Club with Rob Stewart

£1.50 – £3.00 Date: 26 March 2019 at 7pm Venue: Fantastic Media Suite, John Smith Stadium, Stadium Way HD1 6PG A talk on the inspirational story of Huddersfield Town’s record-breaking 1979-80 season, from renowned.....Read more

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