Just as the final plans were being made to announce The Hannells Darley Park Concert, the country went into lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Owing to the continued need for social distancing and to ensure the safety of the public, no date has yet been given for when large-scale public events can be held again. This means it is not possible for this year’s concert on Sunday 30 August to go ahead as planned.
And find out how you can support Derby Museums for FREE...
Grab a cuppa or even your own virtual quiz team and get ready for what could be the cultural quiz of the century! Join us at 8pm on Friday 3 July for our first ever online quiz, hosted by our very own quiz master Mo Suleman! We'll be streaming the quiz on our YouTube channel live from the Museum and Art Gallery.
Following the amazing response to their last live-edited Stay Home Shakespeare which gained over 3000
viewers when it aired online last month, family run touring theatre company, Oddsocks Productions are back with another hilarious home staging of Shakespeare. This time they have chosen to tackle Shakespeare's most popular of comedies: "A Midsummer Night's Dream”.
Residents can take part in a wide range of free online courses this summer.
For more info, visit: Summer adult education courses are moving online
Register now for this week's webinars and complete our business survey
Thursday 18 June 10.30 - 12.00
We may have cancelled our annual Superhero Picnic in the Park due to Covid-19, but now we are going virtual! For this year’s event, instead of us all flocking to our local parks, we invite you to join Derby Parks online for a free, fun-filled day as we celebrate in true superhero style with our new Superhero Picnic at Home!
As part of #Reimagine2020, get involved in a fantastic FREE online project, perfect for all ages, from home as a family!
Family Creatives is a project in association with Derby Theatre, Artcore and Wrongsemble.
Sign up here: https://www.derbytheatre.co.uk/dthome/reimagine-2020/family-creatives/sign-up
Are you a creative person?
There is an opportunity to join Dare to Dream 2020 Tuesday online course. Learn new skills through online art workshops, training and support. Over the course you will learn how to make high quality crafts which you can sell through Artcore.
Open routes to employment and volunteering through your creative personal development.
FREE for unemployed people aged 16+ who live in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.
Creative afternoons spent developing skills and doing fun activities with families. Great way for families to be active and spend quality time with each other while instilling love for art and creativity.
Youtube Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F8iKfJc5k9A&list=PLCRGjTiRsixvRyeZXAX4Bx12fzRKV2Pop
Creative mornings every Monday and Thursday at 11.00am on Facebook Live to keep healthy, creative and motivated over the weeks. Morning Motivations start your day off with creativity and positivity to encourage doing and learning something new.