Take Part Tots aids transition to Primary School
Nov14

Take Part Tots aids transition to Primary School

So, this week the window opened for applications for Reception places in primary schools for September 2020. If your child was born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016 you’ll need to apply for their infant or primary school place by 15 January 2020. Too much, too soon? Take Part can assist with your child’s transition to primary school. Got yourself a pre-school drama queen or king, or a tiny, timid little mouse? Then...

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Wiseheart and Wild
Jul31

Wiseheart and Wild

The final tweaks and flourishes are going on inside Wiseheart & Wild ahead of their grand opening at 80 Market Street, New Mills on Thursday 1 August at 11am.. Molly the sheep has arrived in her Derbyshire Gritstone costume thanks to the fabulous Joy and folks at The Textile House, and Wild Spinster is dyeing up a particularly colourful storm in between decorating! Come and join them for cake and celebrations on...

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High Peak Young Artists  All the information you need to enter!
Mar12

High Peak Young Artists All the information you need to enter!

High Peak Young Arts is an open exhibition taking submissions from artists aged 14 – 20 years. The exhibition will take place on the bank holiday weekend, 25th, 26th and 27th of May at Spring Bank Arts Centre New Mills.It is an open submission accepting artwork in any form, drawing, painting, film, sculpture, photography etc. We want to see how creative you can be! For £5 you can submit up to 5 artworks. It’s a great opportunity to be...

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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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