Category: Events

Curiousa & Curiousa SUMMER SALE - from 40% Discount

All July our most recent stock of ex-display firsts, seconds and samples are now available to buy in our sale - including Classic Pendants, Chandeliers and more.


It's often helpful to see the lights in the flesh so, if you are in the area, you are welcome to come and browse the pendants in our Derbyshire showroom. Just call ahead to let us know when you would like to pop by.

TILL DEATH DO US ART, a creative exploration of loss & grief

23 - 24 November 2019, Lea Green, Derbyshire

A Potting Shed event for therapists, counsellors and mental health professionals; offering a creative weekend exploring death, loss and grief, its implications for work and impact on self-care. Facilitated by Bethan Baëz-Devine & Sharon Herriot, experienced Art Psychotherapists and passionate trainers who will provide you with a safe, nurturing and containing space.

Family Arts Workshop with Junction Arts

Junction Arts are hosting a day of family arts workshops on the 7th August. This workshop is designed for adults and children to take part in together; make a beautiful decoupage lantern with expert guidance and support arts and culture in Chesterfield.

No experience needed, all equipment provided and refreshments and snacks supplied!

Tickets for adults are £10 and children £5, all money goes towards Junction Arts’ mission of bringing high quality arts and culture to everyone.

Little Lonsdale Swimmers Take the Plunge

Two young swimmers at Lonsdale Pool in Mickleover have secured distance badges as part of their lesson programme at the pool.

Four-year-old Freya Devitt achieved an impressive 25m badge recently and Tobias Mangnall gained his 5m badge ahead of his third birthday.

Both were cheered on by their family and teachers at the pool where they attend weekly lessons.

Freya’s mum Lianne said: “Freya was over the moon when she gained her 25m badge and we are all so proud of her.

Derby Museums seeks a flock of sponsors for its Derby Ram Trail

A unique world-class sculpture trail in Derby for summer 2020

Derby Museums are seeking support from the local business community today at the official launch of the Derby Ram Trail; an amazing public art event that will see over 30 Ram sculptures threaded across the city next summer in support of the charity. Nottingham have had the Robins, Manchester have had the Bees, now Derby will have the Rams.


Join us for our Photography Competition Review Evening

Dronfield Wildlife and Natural History Group Photography Competition

Review Evening - Wednesday 3rd July

Come along and join us for an informal review evening as we have a look at the entries that have been submitted for this year's Dronfield Wildlife & Natural History Group Photography Competition. The categories this time were Clouds, British Wildflowers in Spring, and The Natural History of UK Churchyards.

Last call for July Bistro Night...

Join us for an evening of live
entertainment and great food...

Bistro Night - Thursday 11th July, 7pm


Raise funds for the continued development of our gardens and enjoy live music from Karl Brennan & Friends at our latest Bistro Night, later this month at the Barn. See the full menu below:

A Welcome Drink on arrival


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