An alliance of cultural organisations from across England launched a new national body to develop and promote the role of arts and culture in supporting the country’s health and wellbeing yesterday (13 March 2018).
News from producers around Derbyshire
Creative Studio, West Studios, Collaboration with Chesterfield College Art and Design Students: Young Contemporaries 2018
May 2018 brings us a new collective of Chesterfield College Art and Design students, who will form the Young Contemporaries 2018.
In collaboration with the West Studios Tenants Open Studios on Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th May, this creative group will host their first contemporary exhibition as professional artists. The group will be exhibiting a combination of work created within their courses alongside personal projects.
Residents are being invited to sign up to learn something new this summer with our Adult Community Education Service.
Bookings can be made from Monday 19 March 2018 for hundreds of daytime and evening courses and activities on offer this year providing opportunities for people to study for new qualifications or explore new hobbies and interests.
The summer term starts on Monday 9 April 2018 and residents can view the course listings and sign up online.
Children and young people of our Virtual School are to take part in a new project inspired by the night sky.
Cromford-based production company Adverse Camber has joined forces with the Virtual School and secured around £40,000 in funding to launch the Stars and Stories project.
This year we are delighted to be holding the leaflet swap in Buxton’s historic and recently renovated Pump Room on March 22nd. If you haven’t yet seen the interior of this beautiful building this is a great opportunity!
Join us between 10.00am and 2.00pm, tea/coffee and cake will be provided.
Our next exciting Spital Arts event takes place on Friday April 13th at 7.30pm in St. Leonards Church , Valley Road/Hartington Road Spital, Chesterfield S41 0HA.
We are very pleased to have Valerie Burrows, a local Spital Weaver to talk and demonstrate 'From Sheep to Shawl A Journey throiugh Fleece and FIbre and how they can be used'.
There will be slides and an opportunity to have a go at embroidery, spinning and weaving and to ask questions of the demonstrators
Spring Bistro Evening
The same delicious menu just a new date!!!
Wednesday 21st March 7.00pm - 10.00pm
A Fund Raising Event for the Dronfield Hall Barn Garden
Derby Theatre Tuesday 17 – Saturday 21 April
Derby LIVE is pleased to announce it will once again be working with FOLK 3D and The Lost Boys Theatre Company, along with local schools and community groups to deliver an annual feast of family fun this coming St George’s Day weekend. The free city centre celebrations will be taking place on Saturday 21 April between 11am and 3:30pm.