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December events
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We Think the World of You: People and Dogs Drawn Together by David Remfry

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David Remfry (MBE RA) has long been fascinated by the relationships that develop between dogs and their owners. This exhibition reveals the mutual understanding and sympathy of these partnerships.
The Lightbox Chobham Road Woking Surrey GU21 4AA
Today to Mon 7 Dec

Meet the Artist: Chris Pavia

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In the Artist in Residence studio see a film about international dance artist and choreographer Chris Pavia and how he is being inspired by the Watts Collections for his latest work.
Watts Gallery –Artists’ Village Down Lane Compton GU3 1DQ
Sun 1 Nov to Tue 29 Dec

In Print : 2020 Vision Watts Contemporary Gallery

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All works for sale Our annual show In Print returns for its fourth year, featuring twice our usual number of printmakers in order to support more artists and makers in what has been a challenging
Watts Gallery –Artists’ Village Down Lane Compton GU3 1DQ
Thu 5 Nov to Sat 2 Jan 2021

Art in Nature: The Exhibition

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Artists have always been inspired by nature, the patters of flowers and plants and the colours of four seasons.
New Ashgate Gallery Waggon Yard Farnham GU9 7PS
Sat 14 Nov to Sat 9 Jan 2021

Sarah Spackman: Specific Beauty

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Sarah Spackman’s work is distinguished by a strength of drawing, together with a delicate and subtle use of colour. Sarah has become particularly well known for her still-life paintings.
New Ashgate Gallery Waggon Yard Farnham GU9 7PS
Sat 14 Nov to Sat 9 Jan 2021

Winter Exhibiton: Art and Craft with Local Heart

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At Christmas thoughts turn to home so our Winter Exhibition presents a range of unique, local art and craft that you won’t find anywhere else.
New Ashgate Gallery Waggon Yard Farnham GU9 7PS
Sat 14 Nov to Sat 9 Jan 2021

Art & Action Making Change in Victorian Britain

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Can art change the future? In the nineteenth century, Victorian artists, viewers, and critics increasingly began to believe it could.
Watts Gallery –Artists’ Village Down Lane Compton GU3 1DQ
Tue 17 Nov to Thu 14 Jan 2021

Santa’s Snow Train and Crystal Grotto

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All aboard! Santa’s Snow Train is ready to depart! Join Painshill for a completely unique festive experience this Christmas.
Painshill Cobham Surrey KT11 1JE
Sat 21 Nov, Sun 22 Nov, Sat 28 Nov to Wed 23 Dec

Festive Afternoon Tea

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Our famous and traditional English Afternnon Tea with an added touch of festive indulgence.
The Mandolay Hotel 36-40 London Road Guildford GU1 2AE
Mon 23 Nov to Thu 31 Dec

Festive Bubbles and Bites

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Have an alternative office gathering or get together with a group of friends to enjoy a selection of canapés with a chilled glass of Prosecco.
The Mandolay Hotel 36-40 London Road Guildford GU1 2AE
Mon 23 Nov to Thu 31 Dec

WINTER HOLIDAY: Watts at home, Make! Festive Cards, Tags and Wrap

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Enjoy a festive and creative day out. Pick up a Make-Kit with trails and activities, take your photo in front of our Christmas trees, eat delicious seasonal food and drink, and search for stocking...
Online GU1
Tue 1 Dec to Sun 3 Jan 2021

WINTER HOLIDAY: Make-kit

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Enjoy a festive and creative day out. Pick up a Make-Kit with trails and activities, take your photo in front of our Christmas trees, eat delicious seasonal food and drink, and search for stocking...
Virtual Event
Tue 1 Dec to Sun 3 Jan 2021

Woking to Bath by Steam Train

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Step aboard a vintage steam train for a nostalgic day out to Bath at Christmas. We chug out through the suburbs of Surrey and Hampshire towards Wiltshire and the imposing Cathedral Spire at...
Woking Railway Station Woking GU21 6BE
Tue 1 Dec

Raphael: Prince Albert’s Passion

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2020 marks the 500th anniversary of the death of Raphael and to commemorate this significant event, exhibitions are being staged around the world to celebrate one of the greatest artists of the
The Lightbox Chobham Road Woking Surrey GU21 4AA
Tue 1 Dec and Wed 2 Dec

Queen Victoria and Prince Albert: Patrons of the Arts

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Join Oliver Everett, Librarian Emeritus of the Royal Library, Windsor Castle, as he explores the couple’s love for the arts, commissioning and collecting works from both British and European artists.
The Lightbox Chobham Road Woking Surrey GU21 4AA
Wed 2 Dec

Cranleigh’s Surrey Hills Artisan Market

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Cranleigh’s Surrey Hills Artisan Market Atmospheric Artisan Market The Surrey Hills are home to an incredible community of artisans who keep traditional as well as modern artisan skills alive.
Cranleigh High Street, Cranleigh, Surrey GU6 8RF
Fri 4 Dec

Letters Home at Christmas

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In 1843, the first Christmas card was commissioned and printed in London by civil servant Sir Henry Cole.
Virtual Event
Fri 4 Dec

Thames Concerts Series - Concert III - Cantabile (The London Quartet)

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This internationally-renowned vocal quartet makes a welcome return to the series in a seasonal ride through a variety of vocal styles.
St Andrew’s Church, Maple Road, Surbiton KT6 4DS
Sat 5 Dec

North West Surrey Bus Users Group Meeting

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Guest speaker
Addlestone Methodist Church Hall, Station Road KT15 2AR
Sat 5 Dec

We Think the World of You: People and Dogs Drawn Together by David Remfry

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David Remfry (MBE RA) has long been fascinated by the relationships that develop between dogs and their owners. This exhibition reveals the mutual understanding and sympathy of these partnerships.
The Lightbox Chobham Road Woking Surrey GU21 4AA
Tue 8 Dec and Wed 9 Dec

Modern Christian Art

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In the last hundred years, some artists have adapted traditional styles to address Christian themes, including Annigoni, Dali and Mark Wallinger.
Virtual Event
Tue 8 Dec to Mon 14 Dec

Creating Abstracts (Online)

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Taking inspiration from modernist abstract painters such as De Kooning and Twombly, tutor Claire Harrison will demonstrate to students that what may appear to be ‘scribbles’ are, in fact,
Virtual Event
Thu 10 Dec, Thu 17 Dec

Beare Green cinema : “Military Wives”

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On Saturday 12th December Beare Green cinema is showing “Military Wives” (rating : 12a) at the village hall; doors open at 6:45, film starts 7:30, refreshments interval at the half way mark.
Beare Green Village Hall RH5 4RD
Sat 12 Dec

The Mayor of Guildford’s Christmas Concert

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Join the Vivace Chorus for a Christmas Concert with a difference! Our exclusive online concert features all our usual well-loved Christmas music, plus traditional carols for you to sing along with,...
Virtual Event
Sun 13 Dec

Guildford Antiques & Brocante Street Market

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Experience an Antiques & Brocante style street market in the main High Street of Guildford the 50+ traders & enthusiasts will be offering a huge array of items including antiques, collectables
Guildford High Street GU1 3AA
Sun 13 Dec

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