Calling all Derbyshire artists & makers, Derbyshire Open Arts 2019 is now open for applications
Nov14

Calling all Derbyshire artists & makers, Derbyshire Open Arts 2019 is now open for applications

Derbyshire Open Arts, the annual county-wide Open Studio arts event is now taking applications from artists. Now in its 13th year is home to over 250 artists around Derbyshire over the Spring Bank Holiday (25-27 May 2019). The event enjoys visits from thousands over the weekend exploring art, watching demonstrations, buying wonderful pieces and enjoying tea & cake! Artists can register via www.derbsyhireopenarts.co.uk to take part...

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Together Through Art
Feb07

Together Through Art

High Peak Community Arts are starting a new project in partnership with New Mills and District Volunteer Centre – ‘Together Through Art’ – for elders in the area who would like to get out, meet others, have fun and be creative. We will be working with artist Amanda Whewell, and the project will create a wall hanging for the Volunteer Centre. New Mills Volunteer Centre want to reduce loneliness and isolation...

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ALADDIN Pantomime Get-Together/Auditions
Aug14

ALADDIN Pantomime Get-Together/Auditions

ALADDIN What: Pantomime Get-Together/Auditions When: Monday, 4 September at 7.30pm Where: New Mills Art Theatre Take a Magic Lamp, a Princess, a couple of Genies and a very bad baddie and you have the story of Aladdin – the 2018 pantomime at New Mills Art Theatre. This is your chance to perform on the beautiful Art Theatre stage so before auditions, a Panto Get-Together will be held at 7.30pm on Monday, 4 September at New Mills Art...

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High Peak Community Arts
Oct03

High Peak Community Arts

Art : High Peak Community Arts are proud to present their first early years arts project, For the Love of Books.   The project aims to promote a joy of books with early years children and their families, who can sign up for sessions with professional artists.  The artists have been asked to choose their favourite children’s book and develop fun, creative and open ended activities that animate the book...

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New Mills Festival
Aug17

New Mills Festival

There is less than a month to go before the annual New Mills Festival when New Mills will once again be throwing open its doors, windows and streets with over 70 events, exhibitions and happenings. This years theme is Toys and Games it’s a bumper year with the addition of many more events aimed at younger people, an Art Trail featuring artwork displayed in shop windows across the town and opening the Festival with a bang, the...

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Summer time for children in New Mills
Jul27

Summer time for children in New Mills

Look out for a lots of children’s activities in New Mills over the Summer weeks (we are assured that sunshine is just around the corner) There is everything for all ages this Summer in New Mills. From Bug Hunting sessions with the Derbyshire Rangers, Youth sessions at New Mills Youth Centre, Sports activities at New Mills Leisure Centre, Cinema at St Georges Hall, Calico printing at The Heritage Centre, Bushcraft sessions in The...

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