What's On In and Around Newark

Today to Mon 24 Oct, by distance closest first.

Birds of Prey Walk

A three hour photo walk in the stunning surroundings of Sherwood Forest.We'll be meeting at around 4pm in the ancient and picturesque location of Sherwood Forest (depending on the time of year...
Sherwood Hideaway NG22 9EB Details >
Tue 11 Oct

Newark Book Festival at The Hopbarn - Jon McGregor Talk & Signing

Jon McGregor joins Newark Book Festival at The Hopbarn for and in-conversation talk & signing. Born in Bermuda and raised in the UK, Jon McGregor is an award-winning author and short story...
Hopyard Farm, Hockerwood Lane, Upton Road, Southwell NG25 0PZ Details >
Sat 1 Oct

Clumber Park Memory Walk

Memory Walk is back for 2022, are you ready to walk? Memory Walk is a family-friendly, sponsored walk, for individuals, or friends and family groups. It’s free to sign up and open to all.
Clumber Park Worksop, S80 3AZ Details >
Sun 2 Oct

FREE taster session with the Mansfield Rock Choir

If you are pondering whether there is a 'pop or gospel choir near me' then you may be interested in the local Mansfield Rock Choir.
Portland College, Nottingham Road, Harlow Wood, Mansfield NG18 4TJ Details >
Mon 24 Oct, Mon 31 Oct, and more dates until Mon 28 Nov

Mansfield & Ashfield Wildlife Watch: World Wide Web

Swap ‘Screen Time’ for Green Time! If you’re 7 to 13 years old, why not join us to find out more about the natural world at one of our free events!
St Mark’s Church Hall, Nottingham Road, Mansfield NG18 1BP Details >
Sat 1 Oct

Wildlife conservation around the world

Barbara Meyer provides a fascinating run-down of different approaches to wildlife conservation, and the advantages and disadvantages of each.
Newark Library, Beaumond Gardens, Baldertongate, Newark NG24 1UW Details >
Thu 6 Oct

Art Club Extra // Monthly art classes for ages 11-16

Saturdays, monthly 10.00am - 12.00noon The Harley Education Studio For ages 11-16 Art Club Extra is for older children and young people aged 11-16 (high school age) to develop their...
The Harley Gallery Welbeck S80 3LW Details >
Sat 22 Oct, Sat 19 Nov

Idle Valley Wildlife Watch Group

Wildlife Watch groups offer a fun, wild and fantastic time for kids aged 8-12, and we have groups which meet up every month across the county. Please contact us at idlewatch@nottswt.co.
Idle Valley Nature Reserve, North Road, Retford DN22 8RQ Details >
Sat 8 Oct

Nottinghamshire Book Fair

The Nottinghamshire Book and Postcard Fair has moved from Farndon to Patchings Art Centre at Calverton where it will continue with many of the familiar bookdealers and some new.
Patchings Art Centre, Oxton Road, Calverton, Nottingham NG14 6NU Details >
Sun 2 Oct

Join our choir in Newark for a FREE taster session

If you have always wanted to join a choir locally, you can! The local Newark choir is run by singer/pianist Ainjiel-Shaolee Clark.
Highfields Independent School, London Road, Newark NG24 3AL Details >
Thu 20 Oct, Thu 3 Nov, and more dates until Thu 1 Dec

British National Ploughing Championships & Country Festival

Over 240 champion ploughmen and women taking part over the weekend with modern tractors, lots of different vintage tractors, horticultural and magnificent heavy horses.
Chatsworth Estate, Glapwell, North East Derbyshire S44 5QE Details >
Sat 8 Oct and Sun 9 Oct

FREE taster session with the Worksop Rock Choir

If you are wanting to join a choir you'll find a warm welcome with us in the Rock Choir. The local Worksop choir is run by vocal coach Tom Rigby.
Carlton in Lindrick Civic Center, Oakham Drive, Worksop S81 9AP Details >
Thu 20 Oct, Thu 3 Nov, and more dates until Thu 1 Dec

Wildlife in Finland

Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust South Notts Group Talk: Wildlife in Finland - Cate Barrow Join us for our first talk of the winter, when Cate will feature spring and summer wildlife, with images
Talk delivered via Zoom NG1 1EA Details >
Thu 6 Oct

Dick & Dom In Da Bungalow

To celebrate 20 years since cult hit TV show ‘Da Bungalow’ hit our screens – quadruple Bafta award winners Dick & Dom are back with an extensive UK tour.
Theatre Royal Nottingham: Theatre Square, Nottingham NG1 5ND Details >
Sun 9 Oct

A Symphony of London - Nottingham Philharmonic Orchestra

Sunday Concert 16th October 3.00pm in Nottingham’s Albert Hall The first concert of Nottingham Philharmonic Orchestra’s new season, titled A Symphony of London will be a celebration of some of the...
Albert Hall, North Circus Street, Nottingham NG1 5AA Details >
Sun 16 Oct

Madam Good Tit

Helen Bauer is basic, well, basic-plus, because she is aware of it. 2019’s Best Newcomer nominee has announced her first UK tour starting on Wednesday 28th September at the Edinburgh Stand...
Glee Club Nottingham: Castle Wharf, British Waterways, Canal St, Nottingham NG1 7EH Details >
Wed 19 Oct

Simcha - Lincoln's Klezmer band

Those familiar with Klezmer will know of the exuberant, toe-tapping music from the darkest corners of the east-European Jewish communities (think Fiddler on the Roof).
St. Mary Guildhall, 385 High Street, Lincoln LN5 7SF Details >
Fri 7 Oct

Lindum Books - Vaseem Khan - The Lost Man of Bombay - Talk & Signing

Lindum Books - Vaseem Khan - The Lost Man of Bombay - Talk & Signing Vaseem Khan's Malabar House series is one of Lindum Book's new favourite new crime series and we're thrilled he will be joining us at The Collection on publication of The Lost Man
The Collection 4 Dane’s Terrace, Lincoln LN2 1LP Details >
Wed 28 Sep

Lindum Books - Alexander McCall Smith - Author talk & signing

The author of much-loved No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency series will be joining us in conversation with Tim Rideout about his three new titles: A Song of Comfortable Chairs (No.
The Collection 4 Dane’s Terrace, Lincoln LN2 1LP Details >
Thu 13 Oct

Newton and the Apothecary - an Evening Talk - Postponed

Presented by Professor AM Roos. The talk will analyse the Grantham Corporation Minute Books and Inventories from the Apothecary Shop of Ralph and William Clarke, to illuminate neglected aspects of...
St Hugh’s Hall, Monks Road, Lincoln LN2 5AQ Details >
Wed 12 Oct

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