What's On In and Around Shenley

Today to Thu 15 Sep, by distance closest first.

All About Us Workshop | Circles of Colour and Get Pulpy With Paper-Mak

There will be more than one art activity at this session and you are encouraged to try both out! We’ll be experimenting with colours, using long brushes to paint on giant circles of paper.
Trestle Theatre Company Ltd, Trestle Arts Base, Russet Drive, St Albans, Herts AL4 0JQ Details >
Wed 24 Aug

Herts Open Studios 2022 | Jackie O'Keeffe Exhibition

Herts Open Studios is the not-to-be-missed opportunity to experience the world of art first-hand, to meet and get to know the amazingly talented artists in our Hertfordshire community.
Trestle Arts Base Russet Dr St Albans, England AL4 0JQ Details >
Thu 1 Sep to Thu 29 Sep

Artists’ Networking Event

We are inviting local artists to see our summer exhibition of Graham Boyd's work - 'Volatile Creatures' - and to have an opportunity to talk and share with each other.
Art & Design Gallery, University of Hertfordshire, College Lane Campus, Hatfield AL10 9AB Details >
Today

Graham Boyd - Volatile Creatures

UH Arts+ Culture is delighted to present an exhibition of Graham Boyd's drawings and paintings. The exhibition charts three key periods in the artist's practice, includes works that...
Art & Design Gallery, University of Hertfordshire, College Lane Campus, Hatfield AL10 9AB Details >
Today to Sat 10 Sep

Artist Talk: Graham Boyd

UH Arts are thrilled to be hosting a talk by exhibiting artist Graham Boyd who's show 'Volatile Creatures' runs throughout the summer in the Art & Design Gallery.
Art & Design Gallery, University of Hertfordshire, College Lane Campus, Hatfield AL10 9AB Details >
Thu 8 Sep

Summer Eat, Drink, Play - Topgolf Watford

School’s Out for Summer: Topgolf’s Eat, Drink, Play Returns! To celebrate the summer holiday period, Topgolf’s Eat, Drink, Play is returning, providing families the opportunity to have fun at...
Bushey Mill Ln, Watford WD24 7AB Details >
Today, Mon 22 Aug to Thu 25 Aug, Mon 29 Aug to Thu 1 Sep

All About Us Festival | August Workshops SING-SONG-A-LONG

Come and have a taste of something different this August! 22 August, 1-3 pm, at St Albans Cathedral, Sumpter Yard, St Albans, AL1 1BY Cost: FREE but must be booked in advance Do you enjoy...
St. Albans Cathedral, Romeland, St. Albans AL1 1BY Details >
Mon 22 Aug

Baby Broadway Family Concert- St Albans

“Tip-top show tunes that worm their way into ears of all ages” - Time Out London “Absolutely brilliant. Actually entertaining for adults and simply magical for the kids.
Malting Arts Theatre, Level 2, 26, The Maltings, St Albans AL1 3HL Details >
Thu 25 Aug

Junk Boat Modelling

Test your creative skills by building your very own “Junk boat” from some recycling materials. Decorate it and then put it to the test. The only limit is your imagination.
St Albans Museum + Gallery Town Hall St Peter’s Street St Albans AL1 3DH Details >
Today

Zentangle: Creative Wellbeing Session

As part of The Art of Grieving Festival 2022, The Ollie Foundation is facilitating a Zentangle session.
St Albans Museum + Gallery Town Hall St Peter’s Street St Albans AL1 3DH Details >
Sun 21 Aug

Make a Sock Seagull

Come and transform a sock into your very own seagull buddy to take on the Seagull Search around the museum. Drop in any time during the 1:30 - 3.
St Albans Museum + Gallery Town Hall St Peter’s Street St Albans AL1 3DH Details >
Thu 25 Aug

NATIONAL TRUST Watford and District Association

The Legend of the White Mouse. Speaker Paul Berwick. “The Story of the White Mouse” tells the story of WW2 spy Nancy Wake.
Stanborough Centre, 609 St Albans Road, Garston, Watford WD25 9JL Details >
Thu 1 Sep

Make a Roman Oil Lamp

Wealthy Romans lit their homes with small pottery lamps, fuelled by olive oil. Join us for a clay workshop where you can build your own to take home and try out for yourself.
Verulamium Museum St Michael’s Street St Albans AL3 4SW Details >
Sat 27 Aug

Crafts in the Colonnade

Come and make your very own Roman soldier’s shield or try weaving like a Roman in the Colonnade at Verulamium.
Verulamium Museum St Michael’s Street St Albans AL3 4SW Details >
Wed 31 Aug

Watford’s first selfie experience 8th to 30th August opens in Atria

Watford’s first selfie experience 8th to 30th August opens in Atria Book tickets to Atria’s ‘Love Your Selfie’ immersive pop-up event. Explore fun, interactive selfie rooms at this summer’s must-visit attraction for all ages!
Atria Watford Shopping Centre, Watford, Hertfordshire WD17 2UB Details >
Today to Tue 30 Aug

Enrich Festival

We are so excited to be heading back to Watford Palace Theatre this year for #EnrichFestival2022, a weekend-long Inclusive Arts Extravaganza showcasing the incredible talent and diversity of disabled
Watford Palace Theatre 20 Clarendon Road WD17 1JZ Details >
Sat 3 Sep and Sun 4 Sep

Children's Summer Activities at Mill Green Watermill

Activities @ The Watermill Join us this summer for a range of fun, craft based activities at the Watermill inspired by our exhibitions and collections. 28th July - sessions at 10.
Mill Green Mill & Museum Bush Hall Lane Mill Green Hatfield AL9 5PD Details >
Today, Thu 25 Aug

The Watermill Presents: Teddy Bear Fun Day

Join us for a teddy bear themed day. With craft activities, teddy bear trail, storytelling and a chance to have your own teddy bear's picnic!
Mill Green Mill & Museum Bush Hall Lane Mill Green Hatfield AL9 5PD Details >
Fri 19 Aug

Watford 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.
Cassiobury Park Gade Avenue, Watford WD18 7LH Details >
Sat 3 Sep

Baby Broadway Family Concert- Southgate

“Tip-top show tunes that worm their way into ears of all ages” - Time Out London “Absolutely brilliant. Actually entertaining for adults and simply magical for the kids.
Chickenshed Theatre, Chase Side, Southgate, London N14 4PE Details >
Sat 20 Aug

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