January 2018

Standing Ovation Drama Classes

  • January 23, 2018
  • 3:45 pm
  • Wirksworth Parish Rooms, St Mary's Gate, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4DQ
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Tuesday “Standing Ovation” drama group is now enrolling for young people aged 11-16 Sessions start Tuesday 9th January 15:45 – 16:45 at The Parish Rooms (Near ST Mary’s Church) A fun, welcoming and friendly drama group where you can develop your skills in team building, confidence, performance and improvisation! £5.00 per session For more information […]

Be Still – Meditation & Contemplation

  • January 23, 2018
  • 8:30 pm
  • The Coach House Studios, Crown Yard, Market Place, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4ET
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Meditation and contemplation drawing from the well of ancient monastic spirituality. An accepting, hospitable space to simply rest and be for an hour. No booking required. Donations appreciated to cover costs.    

Aidan Shingler – Haarlem Artspace – Internal Nebular Talks

  • January 25, 2018
  • 7:00 pm
  • Haarlem Artspace, Haarlem Mill, Derby Rd Wirksworth Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 4BG
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Aidan is an artist and creator of StarDisc, a cultural landmark, 21st century stone circle and amphitheater in Wirksworth. Set atop the reclaimed quarry, Stoney Wood, StarDisc “stimulates curiosity, encourages enquiry about the universe, and ignites the imagination”. StarDisc has attracted tens of thousands of visitors and staged numerous events.   Each talk lasts approximately 15 […]

Standing Ovation Drama Classes

  • January 30, 2018
  • 3:45 pm
  • Wirksworth Parish Rooms, St Mary's Gate, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4DQ
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Tuesday “Standing Ovation” drama group is now enrolling for young people aged 11-16 Sessions start Tuesday 9th January 15:45 – 16:45 at The Parish Rooms (Near ST Mary’s Church) A fun, welcoming and friendly drama group where you can develop your skills in team building, confidence, performance and improvisation! £5.00 per session For more information […]

Socialism – No Songs Worth Singing? 6 Songs on the Spanish Civil War

  • January 30, 2018
  • 7:30 pm
  • The Feather Star, St John's Street
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‘Socialism – No Songs worth Singing???’ 6 Songs on the Spanish Civil War with Evan Rutherford   Six songs about the Spanish Civil War.   Evan has spent a considerable time living in Spain, learning Spanish and looking into the Spanish Civil War.   Only ten song sheets will be printed, so get there early!

February 2018

Create Your Own Inner Peace – a series of guided meditation classes

  • February 1, 2018
  • 7:00 pm
  • Coach House Studios, Crown Yard,Market place, Wirksworth DE4 4ET
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We have a new 7 week term of guided Thursday Evening Meditation Classes starting Thursday 1 February 2018 looking at mental peace and happiness. Each drop in class consists of a short talk (based on Buddhist teaching) and 2 guided meditations as well as time for questions and discussion. Everyone is welcome. Class time 7:30pm […]

Wirksworth Farmers’ Market – February

  • February 3, 2018
  • 9:00 am
  • Wirksworth Memorial Hall, St John's Street,
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A lively Farmers Market with great Local Produce and Free Entertainment. This month’s Farmers’ Market coincides with Wirksworth Book Festival. We want to promote local producers making and farming the best food in the area and specialist makers running their businesses in and around Wirksworth. Organic producers, FreeRange produce, Natural ingredients, plants grown in Derbyshire. Coffee […]

Wirksworth Farmers’ Market

  • February 3, 2018
  • 9:00 am
  • Wirksworth Memorial Hall, St. John's Street
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A lively Farmers’ Market with great Local Produce and Free Entertainment. Local producers making and farming the best food in the area, and specialist makers running their businesses in and around Wirksworth. Organic producers, FreeRange produce, Natural ingredients, plants grown in Derbyshire. Coffee roasted here in Wirksworth, Fairtrade Cafes.   Free music and entertainment! The […]

Standing Ovation Drama Classes

  • February 6, 2018
  • 3:45 pm
  • Wirksworth Parish Rooms, St Mary's Gate, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4DQ
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Tuesday “Standing Ovation” drama group is now enrolling for young people aged 11-16 Sessions start Tuesday 9th January 15:45 – 16:45 at The Parish Rooms (Near ST Mary’s Church) A fun, welcoming and friendly drama group where you can develop your skills in team building, confidence, performance and improvisation! £5.00 per session For more information […]

Wirksworth and District U3A – Meeting & Coffee Morning

  • February 7, 2018
  • 10:15 am
  • Wirksworth Memorial Hall, St John's Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4DS
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Wirksworth and District U3A meeting We hold our monthly coffee mornings on the first Wednesday of the month. Same times are 10.15-12.15. Future dates are Feb 7, March 7, and April 4th which will be our first AGM. Thanks

Create Your Own Inner Peace- a series of guided meditation classes

  • February 8, 2018
  • 7:30 pm
  • Coach House Studios, Crown Yard,Market place, Wirksworth DE4 4ET
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We have a new 7 week term of guided Thursday Evening Meditation Classes starting Thursday 1 February 2018 looking at mental peace and happiness. Each drop in class consists of a short talk (based on Buddhist teaching) and 2 guided meditations as well as time for questions and discussion. Everyone is welcome. Class time 7:30pm […]

Standing Ovation Drama Classes

  • February 13, 2018
  • 3:45 pm
  • Wirksworth Parish Rooms, St Mary's Gate, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4DQ
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Tuesday “Standing Ovation” drama group is now enrolling for young people aged 11-16 Sessions start Tuesday 9th January 15:45 – 16:45 at The Parish Rooms (Near ST Mary’s Church) A fun, welcoming and friendly drama group where you can develop your skills in team building, confidence, performance and improvisation! £5.00 per session For more information […]

Create Your Own Inner Peace- a series of guided meditation classes

  • February 15, 2018
  • 7:30 pm
  • Coach House Studios, Crown Yard,Market place, Wirksworth DE4 4ET
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We have a new 7 week term of guided Thursday Evening Meditation Classes starting Thursday 1 February 2018 looking at mental peace and happiness. Each drop in class consists of a short talk (based on Buddhist teaching) and 2 guided meditations as well as time for questions and discussion. Everyone is welcome. Class time 7:30pm […]

Join The Team – Volunteering Day

  • February 17, 2018
  • 10:00 am
  • Wirksworth Railway Station, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FG
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Join The Team – Volunteering Day Fancy starting a new hobby? Come along and chat to our friendly team, see displays about the work we do and take a ride on one of our trains.    

February Half Term Holiday Club

  • February 19, 2018
  • 8:30 am
  • Mount Cook Adventure Centre
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It’s back! Join us for 5 days of exciting outdoor activities, which will keep your children entertained for the entire half term! Monday 19th – An exciting day on the High Ropes course, including the Gladitator Challenge, the Crate Stack and the Leap of Faith. Tuesday 20th – We will be surviving in the wilderness […]

Notes on Blindness – Churches Together

  • February 20, 2018
  • 7:30 pm
  • Wirksworth United Reformed Church, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FB
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Notes on Blindness – To celebrate the season of Lent, Churches Together In Wirksworth & District present a screening of the film followed by a series of exploration evenings examine emerging themes through presentation, group discussion & reflection. After losing sight, John Hull knew that if he did not try to understand blindness it would […]

Dr Tim Shephard – Haarlem Artspace – Internal Nebular Talks

  • February 22, 2018
  • 7:00 pm
  • Haarlem Artspace, Haarlem Mill, Derby Rd Wirksworth Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 4BG
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Dr Tim Shephard is a historical musicologist, academic researcher and author. Lecturer in Musicology at the University of Sheffield, Tim’s interests are in musical cultures of the past, (particularly Renaissance Italy). Tim is known as an expert in the relationship between music and visual culture. “I’m particularly interested in finding out what music meant to […]

High Ropes Experience Day

  • February 24, 2018
  • 10:00 am
  • Mount Cook Adventure Centre, Porter Lane, Middleton By Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4LS
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Swing as high as the treetops at Mount Cook Adventure Centre, based on the outskirts of the beautiful Peak District! As part of our high ropes experience day, you and your friends will conquer at least four different challenges which will test your courage, balance and teamwork! The challenges include the Gladiator Challenge, the Crate […]

Notes on Blindness – Churches Together

  • February 27, 2018
  • 7:30 pm
  • Wirksworth United Reformed Church, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FB
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Notes on Blindness – To celebrate the season of Lent, Churches Together In Wirksworth & District present a screening of the film followed by a series of exploration evenings examine emerging themes through presentation, group discussion & reflection. After losing sight, John Hull knew that if he did not try to understand blindness it would […]