Wednesday August 5, 2015

What's On in Derbyshire

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August 2015 : Results 1 - 15 of 151 : sorted by date.

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World War 1 Exhibition. A mobile exhibition looking at soldiers and the home front of Derbyshire during WW1. Derbyshire Remembers, which will take place in the Billiard Room, explores the story of how the First World War changed the lives of local... View more details - Kedleston Hall - Derbyshire Remembers
Kedleston Hall, near Quarndon, Derby, Derbyshire DE22 5JH
Sat 1 Aug to Thu 6 Aug, Sat 8 Aug to Thu 13 Aug, Sat 15 Aug to Thu 20 Aug, Sat 22 Aug to Thu 27 Aug, Sat 29 Aug to Thu 3 Sep

Takumassa Ono returns to Kedleston for a 5th year with his exhibition of Japanese watercolours and silk screen prints. In 1999, Takumasa Ono who was an official artist of The National Trust in Japan toured the UK first visiting and sketching 58... View more details - Kedleston Hall - Henro 2015
Kedleston Hall, near Quarndon, Derby, Derbyshire DE22 5JH
Sat 1 Aug to Thu 6 Aug, Sat 8 Aug to Thu 13 Aug, Sat 15 Aug to Thu 20 Aug, Sat 22 Aug, Sun 23 Aug

Explore Longshaw on one of our regular drop-in walks led by our team of volunteer walks leaders. Walks take place on Sundays and Wednesdays, starting and finishing at the tea-room at 11am (returning by 1.30pm). Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads... View more details - Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors - Explore Longshaw - free drop-in walks
Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors, Longshaw Estate, near Sheffield, Derbyshire S11 7TZ
Sun 2 Aug, Today, Sun 9 Aug, Wed 12 Aug, Sun 16 Aug, Wed 19 Aug, Sun 23 Aug, Wed 26 Aug, Sun 30 Aug, Wed 2 Sep, Sun 6 Sep, Wed 9 Sep, Sun 13 Sep, Wed 16 Sep, Sun 20 Sep, Wed 23 Sep, Sun 27 Sep, Wed 30 Sep

The National Trust and The Derby Porcelain Society present an exhibition of some of the National Trust’s best examples of Derby Porcelain. Booking Not Needed. View more details - Kedleston Hall - An Exhibition of Derby Porcelain from National Trust collections
Kedleston Hall, near Quarndon, Derby, Derbyshire DE22 5JH
Sat 1 Aug to Thu 6 Aug, Sat 8 Aug to Thu 13 Aug, Sat 15 Aug to Thu 20 Aug, Sat 22 Aug to Thu 27 Aug, Sat 29 Aug to Thu 3 Sep, Sat 5 Sep to Thu 10 Sep, Sat 12 Sep to Thu 17 Sep, Sat 19 Sep to Thu 24 Sep, Sat 26 Sep to Tue 29 Sep

Sussed out for Summer 2015. A playful summer of fun! Children, come along to Sudbury Hall and enjoy different crafts to make and do each week (see schedule for craft themes each week). Make a pop up spaceship, roll up to make a circus inspired... View more details - Sudbury Hall and the National Trust Museum of Childhood
Sudbury Hall and the National Trust Museum of Childhood, Sudbury, Ashbourne, Derbyshire DE6 5HT
Fri 31 Jul, Mon 3 Aug to Fri 7 Aug, Mon 10 Aug to Fri 14 Aug, Mon 17 Aug to Fri 21 Aug, Mon 24 Aug to Fri 28 Aug, Tue 1 Sep to Fri 4 Sep

Explore Chesterfield shops, large and small, over the last 200 years and find out how shopping in the town has changed. View more details - Shops and Shopping
Chesterfield Museum & Art Gallery, St Mary’s Gate, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S41 7TD
Today to Wed 23 Sep

What can you remember from the 1980’s' Come along to The Museum of Childhood to view a mini exhibition in Gallery 8 that evokes memories of the decade that brought us the mobile phone, the compact disc and Kajagoogoo. What were your... View more details - Sudbury Hall and the National Trust Museum of Childhood - Remember the 1980's
Sudbury Hall and the National Trust Museum of Childhood, Sudbury, Ashbourne, Derbyshire DE6 5HT
Today to Mon 28 Sep

An exhibition of new work by the Second Turning Textile Group. Textile based art inspired by Sudbury Hall, its architecture and surroundings, and the Museum of Childhood. Using photography and drawing, and many varied textile techniques including... View more details - Sudbury Hall and the National Trust Museum of Childhood - "Inspiration to Stitch"
Sudbury Hall and the National Trust Museum of Childhood, Sudbury, Ashbourne, Derbyshire DE6 5HT
Fri 31 Jul to Sun 2 Aug, Today to Sun 9 Aug, Wed 12 Aug to Sun 16 Aug, Wed 19 Aug to Sun 23 Aug, Wed 26 Aug to Sun 30 Aug, Wed 2 Sep to Sun 6 Sep, Wed 9 Sep to Sun 13 Sep, Wed 16 Sep to Sun 20 Sep, Wed 23 Sep to Sun 27 Sep

Ghastly gallows, horrific hangmen and terrifying torture – travel back in time and discover the painful punishments your history teacher’s too timid to tell you! Find out the A-Z of torture, crime and execution in medieval times. View more details - Gruesome Goings On
Bolsover Castle, Castle Street, Bolsover, Derbyshire S44 6PR
Today to Fri 7 Aug

Join us on Wednesday’s throughout the summer holidays for some Wild Family Fun. Activities will differ each week and may include bug hunting, wild art and crafts, kite making and making homes for wild animals. Booking Not Needed. View more details - Hardwick Hall - Wild Family Funday
Hardwick Hall, Doe Lea, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S44 5QJ
Today, Wed 12 Aug, Wed 19 Aug, Wed 26 Aug

This will be our sixth visit to one of the longest running agricultural shows in the UK, having been established for over 200 years. The Show has the usual mix of exhibits, demonstrations, and attractions as well as excellent shopping and is... View more details - Bakewell Show
The Showground, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1AQ
Today and Thu 6 Aug

Every Wednesday from 29th July - 2nd September. Sessions at 1pm and 2.30pm (approx. 1hr) £1.00 per child Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Max 12 children per session, sign up at the craft tent in advance. View more details - Sudbury Hall - Dr Rob's Bug and Beast safari
Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood Derbyshire DE6 5HT
Today, Wed 12 Aug, Wed 19 Aug, Wed 26 Aug, Wed 2 Sep

Come along to the Stableyard where you will be able to find many of the ’50 things’ activities taking place including den building, making mud pies, kite making, creating bug homes and bug hunting, wild art and snail racing. The event is... View more details - Hardwick Hall - Wild Family fun days
Hardwick Hall, Doe Lea, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S44 5QJ
Today, Wed 12 Aug, Wed 19 Aug, Wed 26 Aug

You may need your tin hat and gas mask if you visit Crich Tramway Village during its special August 1940s Week from Monday 3rd to Sunday 9th August. From Monday, the museum will be turning back to a period where Britain was at war. Historic... View more details - WW2 - The Home Front Event
Crich Tramway Village, Crich, Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 5DP
Today to Sun 9 Aug

Roll up to make a circus inspired optical spinner. Plus there’s a lion on the loose! Can you find him? The activities will be held outdoors weather permitting from 12.00 - 16.00 Last entry 15.30 If the activites are held inside then Museum... View more details - Sudbury Hall - Childrens Holiday Activities
Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood Derbyshire DE6 5HT
Mon 3 Aug to Fri 7 Aug


 
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