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Find out about arts, cultural and creative events in Kirklees, West Yorkshire - covering Huddersfield, Holmfirth, Dewsbury, Batley and surrounding areas. 

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Mon 19 Aug 2019

Space Chase: Summer Reading Challenge

Join this intergalactic Love Science workshop and launch an Apollo rocket, make an LED light up lunar module and create and take home a colour changing alien. Don't forget to look our for more Space Chase events and .....Read more

Wed 21 Aug 2019

MIni-Tech Jam

Take part in this mini-tech jam and programme, code and play with tech. Make your own model to test, trial and take home. Suitable for age 8+. Parents/Carers are welcome to stay and help their child. Booking is essen.....Read more

Drop in Family Art Day

Wed 21 Aug 2019

Drop in Family Art Day

1pm-3pm Be creative and try out something new at our drop-in art and craft sessions, something a little different to spark the interests of both parents and children. £2 per child..Read more

Thu 22 Aug 2019

MIni-Tech Jam

Take part in this mini-tech jam and program, code and play with tech. Make your own model to test, trial and take home. Suitable for age 8+. Parents/Carers are welcome to stay and help their child. If you like th.....Read more

Terrarium & Mini Macrame Workshop at The Peppercorn

Thu 29 Aug 2019

Terrarium & Mini Macrame Workshop at The Peppercorn

In this session you will learn how to make perfect terrariums with a selection of succulents, alpines and other small plants. You'll learn the best way to layer up soil, where to find some of these plants free, and there.....Read more

Fun Dog Show

Sun 01 Sep 2019

Fun Dog Show

11am-4pm Annual event organised by Yorkshire Rose Dog Rescue, a local charity committed to rescuing and re-homing unwanted dogs. For more information or to volunteer email info@yrdr.co.uk or see www.yrdr.co.uk .....Read more

The 4th World Congress of Psychogeography

Fri 06 to Sun 08 Sep 2019 (3 days)

The 4th World Congress of Psychogeography

The 4th World Congress of Psychogeography in 2019 brings together people from all walks of life to Kirklees this autumn. With a mix of walks, talks and unexpected happenings, come and find out what it’s all about and tak.....Read more

Kirkwood Hospice Colour Rush

Sun 08 Sep 2019

Kirkwood Hospice Colour Rush

9am-3pm Walk, skip or dance your way around this family friendly 5k course with a difference. You’ll start in white but will be covered from head to toe in brightly coloured powder paint by the end. With live enterta.....Read more

Wish You Were Here - A History Wardrobe Presentation

Sun 08 to Mon 09 Sep 2019 (2 days)

Wish You Were Here - A History Wardrobe Presentation

Inspired by our seaside gallery, find out about a happy history of swimwear, from the bracing bathing of the 18th Century to knitted cozzies and kiss-me-quick hats. With fun stories and fabulous vintage costumes covering.....Read more

Heritage Open Days

Sun 08 to Sun 15 Sep 2019 (1 week)

Heritage Open Days

A number of heritage open days will be on throughout September, including: Motorbike Show Sunday 8 September 11am- 4pm Come and see a wide range of new, classic and heritage motorbikes on show in the park, plus st.....Read more

Count Arthur Strong: Is There Anybody Out There?

Wed 16 Oct 2019

Count Arthur Strong: Is There Anybody Out There?

As well as being the all-round entertainer we all know and love from the telly, Count Arthur Strong is also a lifelong fan of astronomy, since having been given a microscope, or whatever it is they use, for Christmas whe.....Read more

Ed Byrne: If I'm Honest

Thu 21 Nov 2019

Ed Byrne: If I'm Honest

Join Ed as he takes a long hard look at himself and tries to decide if he has ANY traits that are worth passing on to his children. Ed Byrne presents his brand-new masterclass in observational comedy hot on the heels .....Read more

Orchestra of Opera North: The Emperor

Thu 19 Sep 2019

Orchestra of Opera North: The Emperor

Webern, Schubert, Beethoven Commanding orchestral showstoppers coupled with a phenomenal piano solo: you’ve got the perfect recipe for an impressive start to the Concert Season. THE MUSIC… Short, sharp and dyn.....Read more

Orchestra of Opera North: A Feast of Gilbert and Sullivan

Sun 06 Oct 2019

Orchestra of Opera North: A Feast of Gilbert and Sullivan

A concert performance brimming with sparkling satire, titillating tongue twisters and colourful characters. Famed for their catchy creations, up-tempo thrills and unavoidable earworms, now’s your chance to enjoy Gilb.....Read more

Lunchtime Concert: Murray Greig Trumpet Recital

Wed 11 Sep 2019

Lunchtime Concert: Murray Greig Trumpet Recital

Nothing heralds the start of a Lunchtime Concert Season in Dewsbury more than a rousing brass concert! This varied programme by Opera North's Principal Trumpet, with piano accompaniment, includes pieces Mahler Rachman.....Read more

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