Thursday August 21, 2014

What's On in Durham

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Try creative craft activities linked to a different country from around the world each day. Monday18: Italy - make a Venetian mask, create a gondola and design a colourful mosaic! Wednesday 20:... View more details - Treasures of the World
The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, Durham DL12 8NP
Monday 18 Aug 2014, Wed 20 Aug to Fri 22 Aug

Created as part of the DLI Museum’s First World War education programme we will be hosting an exhibition of art and poetry inspired by the First World War created by our local primary... View more details - First World War Art and Poetry Exhibition
Durham Light Infantry Musuem & Art Gallery, Aykley Heads DH1 5TU
Wednesday 6 Aug 2014 to Sun 10 Aug, Tue 12 Aug to Sun 17 Aug, Tue 19 Aug to Sun 24 Aug, Tue 26 Aug to Sun 31 Aug

Subjected to the horrors of World War II Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. Sheltered in the basement of her home is a Jewish refugee. Based on the... View more details - Film: The Book Thief
Bishop Auckland Town Hall, Market Place, Bishop Auckland, Durham DL14 7NP
Today

Big Kid Circus looks forward to visiting Birtley with its 10th. Anniversary Show! Georgie the clown is up to mischief, alongside a host of daring and exciting acrobats. This is a show for the whole... View more details - Big Kid Circus
Birtley Depot, East of Shadon Way, Portobello Road, Birtley, Durham DH3 2RY
Today

To mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, we are showing an exhibition which explores the links between war and surgery. Artist Julia Midgley has been given unprecedented... View more details - War, Art & Surgery - Julia Midgley
Durham Light Infantry Musuem & Art Gallery, Aykley Heads DH1 5TU
Saturday 28 Jun 2014, Sun 29 Jun, Wed 2 Jul to Sun 6 Jul, Wed 9 Jul to Sun 13 Jul, Wed 16 Jul to Sun 20 Jul, Tue 22 Jul to Sun 27 Jul, Tue 29 Jul to Sun 3 Aug, Tue 5 Aug to Sun 10 Aug, Tue 12 Aug to Sun 17 Aug, Tue 19 Aug to Sun 24 Aug, Tue 26 Aug, Wed 27 Aug

Cycles of Brass aims to foster a reflection on the resilience, vulnerability and transient nature of brass music culture throughout history, by making visitors experience first-hand an accelerated... View more details - Cycles of Brass - Attaya Projects - Lalya Gaye, Alex Berman, Filip Strebeyko
Durham Light Infantry Musuem & Art Gallery, Aykley Heads DH1 5TU
Saturday 28 Jun 2014, Sun 29 Jun, Wed 2 Jul to Sun 6 Jul, Wed 9 Jul to Sun 13 Jul, Wed 16 Jul to Sun 20 Jul, Tue 22 Jul to Sun 27 Jul, Tue 29 Jul to Sun 3 Aug, Tue 5 Aug to Sun 10 Aug, Tue 12 Aug to Sun 17 Aug, Tue 19 Aug to Sun 24 Aug, Tue 26 Aug, Wed 27 Aug

To commemorate the centenary of the First World War the National Army Museum has partnered with six Regimental and Corps Museums to co-curate a series of temporary exhibitions exploring the early... View more details - Outbreak! 1914: Durham Light Infantry Goes to War
Durham Light Infantry Museum DH1 5TU
Today to Monday 8 Sep 2014

Melanie Friend has spent four years making three related photographic series that together explore the civilian experience of war, with a particular focus on public air shows that take place at Royal... View more details - The Home Front - Melanie Friend
Durham Light Infantry Musuem & Art Gallery, Aykley Heads DH1 5TU
Saturday 28 Jun 2014, Sun 29 Jun, Wed 2 Jul to Sun 6 Jul, Wed 9 Jul to Sun 13 Jul, Wed 16 Jul to Sun 20 Jul, Tue 22 Jul to Sun 27 Jul, Tue 29 Jul to Sun 3 Aug, Tue 5 Aug to Sun 10 Aug, Tue 12 Aug to Sun 17 Aug, Tue 19 Aug to Sun 24 Aug, Tue 26 Aug, Wed 27 Aug

The DLI welcomes the North East Military Vehicle Club again this year for this ever popular bank holiday event. See military vehicles of all shapes and sizes outside and enjoy a range of special... View more details - 41st Military Vehicle Rally
Durham Light Infantry Musuem & Art Gallery, Aykley Heads DH1 5TU
Sunday 24 Aug 2014 and Monday 25 Aug 2014

Explore the Museum’s collection of patterned objects and be inspired to create a patterned silk painting. Booking required on 01833 690606. Children must be accompanied by an adult, for whom there is... View more details - Silk Painting - Patterns
The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, Durham DL12 8NP
Tuesday 26 Aug 2014 and Wednesday 27 Aug 2014

The Lord Chamberlain’s Men present their open-air, all male production of the greatest love story ever told. View more details - Romeo & Juliet
Durham Castle DH1 3RW
Tuesday 26 Aug 2014

Something extra for your family day out at Killhope. Feed the squirrels in the woods and make a squirrel mask or puppet. Booking recommended. View more details - Red Squirrel Fun
Killhope Lead Mining Museum, near Cowshill, Durham DL13 1AR
Tuesday 26 Aug 2014

An exciting addition to your family day out at Killhope. An adventure in the woods ending with hot chocolate and marshmallows. Booking recommended. View more details - Animal habitats and den building
Killhope Lead Mining Museum, near Cowshill, Durham DL13 1AR
Wednesday 27 Aug 2014

The annual festival this year featuring 120 British Real Ales, 30 ciders and perries and assorted wines. Food and soft drinks also available. View more details - 34th CAMRA Durham Beer Festival
Dunelm House, Durham Students Union, New Elvet, Durham DH1 3AN
Wednesday 27 Aug 2014 to Saturday 30 Aug 2014

On a London to New York flight, a former cop turned air marshal gets a text telling him that unless 150 million dollars is deposited in an off-shore account within twenty minutes someone will die. ... View more details - Film: Non-Stop
Bishop Auckland Town Hall, Market Place, Bishop Auckland, Durham DL14 7NP
Thursday 28 Aug 2014

Learn the techniques of collagraph printing in this fun workshop! Booking required on 01833 690606. Children must bring a packed lunch. NB: Children must be aged 7+. View more details - Collagraph Printing
The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, Durham DL12 8NP
Thursday 28 Aug 2014 and Friday 29 Aug 2014

Come and experience the Museum after hours at our latest Late Night openings. With live music, behind-the-scenes access, late bar and kitchen and a riot of fun activities for all ages, these evenings... View more details - Lates! at The Bowes Museum
The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, Durham DL12 8NP
Friday 29 Aug 2014

Hilarity Bites presents. Host Will Duggan presents three of the best stand-up comedians on the UK circuit. Closing the show will be Dave Hadingham, a veteran of the UK circuit who has been... View more details - Comedy: Dave Hadingham, Dave Twentyman and MC Will Duggan
Bishop Auckland Town Hall, Market Place, Bishop Auckland, Durham DL14 7NP
Friday 29 Aug 2014

To celebrate the DVD release of Barbie™ and The Secret Door on the 1st September 2014, Razzamataz are launching The Barbie™ Singing Academy across the UK. The workshops are taking place at 27... View more details - The Barbie™ and The Secret Door Singing Academy
Razzamataz Durham, The Sjøvoll Centre, Front Street, Pity Me, Durham DH1 5BZ
Saturday 30 Aug 2014

This popular garden is open again after two years of closure, during which several changes have been made. 30 years ago the garden was non-existent. It is now well-established and the simple guiding... View more details - Ravensford Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Ravensford Farm, Hamsterley, Durham DL13 3NH
Sunday 31 Aug 2014


 
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