October 2019

Mosaic Course at Zantium Studios (2 days)

  • October 10, 2019
  • 10:00 am
  • Zantium Studios, Godfrey Hole, near Wirksworth
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Design and make your own mosaic using beautiful glass and ceramic tiles. Potential projects include a decorative panel, mirror frame, trivet or house number/name. Suited to all levels of experience. https://www.zantium.co.uk/upcoming-courses/

Adult Board Games Evening

  • October 10, 2019
  • 12:00 am
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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Board Games – old and new. Challenge your friends! Free event, donations always welcome. Bar available.

Mosaic Autumn School at Zantium Studios (5 days)

  • October 7, 2019
  • 10:00 am
  • Zantium Studios, Godfrey Hole, near Wirksworth
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Join us for a blissful week of mosaic! Open to all, this 5-day course offers a great choice of projects and techniques. Ideas range from small table tops and splash backs to terracotta pots and paving slabs. https://www.zantium.co.uk/upcoming-courses/

Farmers Market – October

  • October 5, 2019
  • 9:00 am
  • Memorial Gardens, St John's Street, Wirksworth Derbyshire DE4
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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, Free Range produce, Natural ingredients, plants grown in Derbyshire. Coffee roasted here in Wirksworth, Fairtrade Cafes. Free music and entertainment! The […]

Heritage Talk – ‘An alarmist’s guide to Climate Change’

  • October 4, 2019
  • 7:15 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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A talk for our times, by UCL Professor Emeritus for Geophysical and Climate Hazards, Bill McGuire. Bill is a regular contributor to the New Weather Institute and author of ‘Waking the Giant’. Recently published research reveals that climate breakdown due to global heating may be far worse than originally feared. Within 30 years, London’s climate […]

Children’s Crafts

  • October 2, 2019
  • 10:00 am
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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Be inspired by Ellen MacArthur and make, decorate and take home a toy sailboat. £3 per accompanied child. https://www.wirksworthheritage.co.uk/whats-on/for-families/ .  

Willow Animal Sculpture Course at Zantium Studios (2-days)

  • October 1, 2019
  • 10:00 am
  • Zantium Studios, Godfrey Hole, near Wirksworth
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Let your imagination run wild creating your own willow animals. No experience necessary for this fun and accessible medium. Take home foxes, pheasants, hares and hens to enhance any garden or living space.

Wirksworth Tuesday Market

  • October 1, 2019
  • 9:00 am
  • Memorial Hall Gardens
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Visit the rejuvenated Wirksworth Market every Tuesday* outside the Memorial Hall. Find delicious local baked goods, fresh produce, artisan wares and gifts. The Natwest mobile bank is also available to customers and there is a cash machine on the site. *The Market is not open 23 Dec 2019 -3 Jan 2020. See the Derbyshire Dales […]

September 2019

French Film Evening

  • September 30, 2019
  • 6:30 pm
  • Northern Light Cinema
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Wirksworth Twinning Association presents… C’est La Vie (2017) Cert. 15. French comedy with English subtitles By the directors of “Intouchables”. Caterer Max is staging a wedding at a 17th-century chateau, and he must deal with a volatile, foul-mouthed assistant, missing staff, rebellious waiters, an egocentric groom, substitute DJ, and a whole lot more. Ticket price […]

Peak & Dales Buddhist Sangha

  • September 29, 2019
  • 6:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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A new group of like-minded souls interested in exploring together the broad, rich range of Buddhist Teaching, is coming together. Through the study of a range of themes and approaches as presented by some of the leading practitioners in Buddhism, guest speakers and teachers, we would hope to meditate together, and stimulate debate and discussion. […]

Puzzle Night

  • September 28, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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An evening of puzzle type challenges, with prizes to be won. Teams of up to 4 people. £20 per team.

Stained Glass Course at Zantium Studios (2-day)

  • September 28, 2019
  • 10:00 am
  • Zantium Studios, Godfrey Hole, near Wirksworth
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Design and construct your own stunning leaded light panel. A practical 2-day workshop to develop skills and learn the traditional method of lead-work. Expert tuition. Gorgeous materials.  

Book Club

  • September 26, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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Our monthly Book Club evening, where this month we will be reading ‘I Capture the Castle’ by Dodie Smith. Free (donations accepted.)

Adult board games evening

  • September 26, 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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Try out board games – old and new – challenge your friends! Bar available. Free event, donations welcome.  

SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR THE MEADOWS!

  • September 26, 2019
  • 6:00 pm
  • COUNCIL CHAMBER MATLOCK TOWN HALL DE4 3NN
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Did you know the District Council has decided NOT to designate the Meadows as a Community Asset? Cllr Mike Ratcliffe is appealing for community action…..If you want to show your support for the Meadows being formally recognised as a community asset come on Thursday to the Open Forum in the DDDC’s Council Chamber in Matlock. […]

Wirksworth Tuesday Market

  • September 24, 2019
  • 9:00 am
  • Memorial Hall Gardens
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Visit the rejuvenated Wirksworth Market every Tuesday* outside the Memorial Hall. Find delicious local baked goods, fresh produce, artisan wares and gifts. The Natwest mobile bank is also available to customers and there is a cash machine on the site. *The Market is not open 23 Dec 2019 -3 Jan 2020. See the Derbyshire Dales […]

Adult board games evening

  • September 23, 2019
  • 7:15 pm
  • Wirksworth Heritage Centre
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Try out board games – old and new – challenge your friends! Bar available. Free event, donations welcome.  

Modern Calligraphy Course at Zantium Studios

  • September 22, 2019
  • 10:00 am
  • Zantium Studios, Godfrey Hole, near Wirksworth
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Learn the art of pointed pen and ink calligraphy with Alison from ‘Mint Green Calligraphy’. Develop your own distinctive lettering style with this modern free flowing approach. Perfect for personalised gifts or decorative script for your party/event.

Rebel Sound

  • September 21, 2019
  • 8:00 pm
  • The Maltings
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Another fantastic Town Hall Event… At The Maltings