February 2018

February Half Term Holiday Club

  • February 19, 2018
  • 8:30 am
  • Mount Cook Adventure Centre

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 […]

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

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

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 […]

March 2018

Wirksworth Community Quiz

  • March 16, 2018
  • 7:00 pm
  • Anthony Gell School, Wood Street, Wirksworth DE4 4DX

The yearly celebration of all that is Wirksworth & Derbyshire! Expect a whole host of local, general knowledge questions, in-jokes, a fiendishly difficult picture round, an equally tough music round & of course, a sack of spuds.   Limited space in Anthony Gell School Hall means that only a few teams can enter – watch […]

April 2018

Wirksworth Big Book Day

  • April 8, 2018
  • 10:00 am
  • Wirksworth Memorial Hall

For one day only Wirksworth will become Hay-on-wye ! Sunday the 8th of April 2018. Don’t miss out on the Big Book Day. If you would like to book a stall call at Marsdens next door to the newsagents in Wirksworth or call 01629820191 or send a message. Stalls are £20 again indoors and £10 […]