Today to 19 Mar 18 within 40 miles.

More details - Art Exhibitions
Art Exhibitions, this month happy animal lino cut prints by Hazel McNab and a selection of work from Jennifer Harrison and Russ Latham plus unique painting with light photography by Andrew Lester Our 15th century building is warm and cozy, scrumptious food and warming drinks are available in our award winning coffee
Oswestry Visitor and Exhibition Centre
Today to Sat 24 Feb

More details - Oswestry Artisan Market
Oswestry markets’ hold a monthly Artisan Market on the last Friday of every month selling the best in local produce such as pies and pastries, meat and fish, cheeses and cakes as well as occasional crafts and bespoke gifts.
Oswestry Shropshire
Fri 23 Feb, Fri 30 Mar

More details - Youth Music Festival
A free event to watch located in the Methodist Church and Christchurch. Starts Thursday 2nd March and ends with the final on Sunday 5th March at Christchurch. For full details contact 01691 680222 . Programmes available at the Guildhall. FREE to watch
Methodist and Christchurch
Wed 28 Feb to Sun 4 Mar

More details - Flower workshop and Afternoon tea
Between 12noon and 2pm our local florist, Leanne, will be on hand to teach her everything she needs to know about creating her own spring flower arrangement. Then, from 2pm-3pm we’ll treat her to an indulgent afternoon tea alongside a well-earned glass of fizz. Booking essential - Call 01938 559165.
Powis Castle Welshpool, Powys
Sat 17 Mar

More details - Whittington Castle Ghost Hunt
Spend the night inside this truly daunting Castle ! spend the night in search of those who remain here roaming and haunting this location. Surrounded in myths and folklore this isolated castle has many areas to investigate, which include the Tudor cottage, the great hall and the Castles dungeon.
Whittington Castle, Castle St Whittington Oswestry
Sat 24 Feb

More details - Shrewsbury Steam Rally Social Evening Events
This year’s talks are being held at the Four Crosses, Bicton, Shrewsbury, SY3 8EF, on the last Friday in every month at 7:30 for 7:45pm, with the exception of December. It is situated on the B4380, between Shrewsbury and Montford Bridge.
Four Crosses Bicton Shrewsbury
Fri 23 Feb

More details - Organ Recital & Afternoon Tea
Saturday 10th March 2018 @ 3.30pm (TBC) - Ellesmere College, Ellesmere, Shropshire, SY12 9AB. A recital of Quarters! Two organists from Birmingham Conservatoire will each play the College’s two magnificent pipe organs.
Ellesmere College, Ellesmere
Sat 10 Mar

More details - February Half-term Welly Walks
Join us for a family walk this February half-term and get out and about in Chirk Castle’s beautiful parkland just as spring is getting started. Make sure you wear your wellies (splashing in puddles will be encouraged!) and wrap up warm. Walks are free, and there is no need to book.
Chirk Castle Chirk, Wrexham
Wed 21 Feb, Fri 23 Feb

More details - Guided Estate Walks
At Chirk Castle we have an estate that covers over 480 acres, with many paths to cover and interesting history to explore. Our volunteer guided walks are an excellent way to get out on that estate, enjoy the beautiful parkland and learn more about its history.
Chirk Castle Chirk, Wrexham
Sun 4 Mar, Sun 18 Mar

More details - Memory Cafe
Our Space Memory Café is a new project providing a gathering place for people with memory concerns or a diagnosis of Dementia or Alzheimer’s along with their carers or family members.
Our Space, Ellesmere Community Centre and Library
Mon 26 Feb, Mon 26 Mar

More details - Ellesmere Antique & Collectors Fair
Ellesmere Antique & Collectors fair selling a wide variety of antiques and collectables including ceramics, jewellery, postcards, clocks and furniture, militeria, vintage textiles. This is a popular monthly event. The venue has free parking, full disabled facilities and good quality refreshments.
The Town Hall, Willow Street, Ellesmere Shropshire.
Sun 4 Mar

More details - Ten Up
An Omega care for life 10th anniversary celebration event. A lively programme of family entertainment with music and comedy (suitable for all ages and tastes) hosted by Clare Ashford, BBC Radio Shropshire, with Henry Maybury-Lost Days, Shrewsbury Handbells, Second Wind, Ruth Lewis and Brian T Williams.
The Priory School, Longden Road, Shrewsbury
Sat 3 Mar

More details - Montgomery Canal Photographic Exhibition
At Montgomery Library. A unique photographic exhibition showing life, nature and restoration work on the canal from 1969 to 2017. It combines photographs from Workshops, archives, entries, events and the restoration work carried out by Shropshire Union Canal volunteers.
Montgomery Powys
Today to Wed 28 Feb

More details - Swansea City Opera present The Barber of Seville
Set in period Seville, with outrageous 18th century costumes that compliment the fizz and flare of Rossini’s musical genius, this production is perfect both for the established operagoer, and those seeking to engage with opera for the first time.
Theatre Severn, Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury
Sat 10 Mar

More details - Leonie Minty flautist, with Richard Walker, pianist at lunchtime concert!
The series begins with a flute recital by Leonie Minty with Richard Walker (piano). Look out for Chetham’s School of Music (Fridays March 2, May 11 and November 9), vocal students from Birmingham Conservatoire on April 27 and May 4, a guitar recital by Galina Vale on February 23 and music for harp played by Georgina...
St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury
Fri 2 Mar

More details - How Arena 3 Saved My Life - Lesbian Networking Before the Internet
In these days of Diva, dating sites and meet-ups, it’s easy to forget that as recently as fifty years ago, simply finding each other was a real challenge for lesbians. The arrival of the very first lesbian newsletter, Arena Three, in 1964 was a quiet revolution.
University Centre Shrewsbury, Guildhall, Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury
Fri 23 Feb

More details - I Am Not Your Negro - screening
Narrated by: Samuel L. Jackson. Directed by Raoul Peck. Told entirely in the words of James Baldwin (novelist, playwright, essayist, civil rights activist and gay man) through both personal appearances and the text of his final unfinished book project, I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO touches on the lives and assassinations of...
The Hive, 5 Belmont, Shrewsbury

More details - ‘Voyages from Budapest’ - Carducci String Quartet with international Clarinettist Julian Bliss
In 2018 the well-loved Carducci celebrate their 21st anniversary. As part of their nationwide ’Bartok 2018’ project, in Shropshire the quartet will present chamber music jewels by Haydn, Brahms, Mendelssohn and Dvorak alongside three of Hungarian Bela Bartok’s influential quartet masterpieces.
Lion Hotel, Shrewsbury
Sun 18 Mar

More details - Harriet Live In Shrewsbury
HARRIET - a UK singer songwriter discovered on the Graham Norton show, who brought tears to Gaby Roslin’s eyes, was chosen by Denise Van Outen as ‘An Artist To Introduce’ and whom global singer, Rumer commented ‘sounds a lot like Karen Carpenter’.
Henry Tudor House Barracks Passage, Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury
Sun 4 Mar

More details - Half Term Family Activities
Half Term Fun at Lake Vyrnwy! It’s National Nestbox Week, so why not come along make a nestbox to take home with you ready for the new arrivals in spring£ Booking essential - Call 01691 870278.
RSPB Lake Vyrnwy Llanwddyn, Brynawel, Oswestry , Powys
Wed 21 Feb

More details - Binoculars and Telescopes Open Weekend
Come along and get some hands-on experience and see what you can spot with our fantastic range of RSPB binoculars and telescopes - with some help if needed from our friendly staff !
RSPB Lake Vyrnwy Llanwddyn, Brynawel, Oswestry , Powys
Sat 3 Mar, Sat 31 Mar

More details - Forest Bathing
Come and immerse yourselves in a nature-based wellness experience at RSPB Lake Vyrnwy. Forest bathing, or being in the presence of trees, is a Japanese practice known as ’shinrin-yoku’ that can boost the immune system, decrease stress and lower blood pressure.
RSPB Lake Vyrnwy Llanwddyn, Brynawel, Oswestry , Powys
Sat 17 Mar

More details - Llangollen Canal Walk
Shake off those Winter blues and stride into Spring with Hope House Children’s Hospice’s sponsored 10 mile walk along the Llangollen Canal. Taking in the beautiful local scenery and incorporating the World Heritage Site of the Poncysytlle Aqueduct this walk makes a fabulous day out. Entry is FREE.
Trevor Llangollen
Sun 4 Mar

More details - February Half Term Warm Up Trains
Ride our heated carriages from Llanfair Caereinion to Castle Caereinion return and finish up with a drink in the cosy tearoom. There is no parking at Castle Caereinion station; return journeys from Llanfair Caereinion only. Trains depart Llanfair at 11:00, 12:45 & 14:30. The special return fare of £9.
Welshpool & Llanfair Railway The Station, Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool, Powys
Wed 21 Feb, Sat 24 Feb

More details - Crooners - A Truly British Swingin’ Affair
Crooners brings parody to a genre symbolised by the crooner and exemplified by the music of the Rat Pack and the American Song Book in a manner that will leave you smiling from ear to ear. Your sure to have your socks blown right off…so if you aren’t wearing socks, be careful!
Theatr Stiwt Theatre Y Stiwt, Broad Street, Rhosllannerchrugog, Wrexham
Sat 10 Mar