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Putting on an event in Charnwood or the surrounding area? Then let us know about it and we can add it to our What's On calendar.

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Use the search facility on this page to find specific events - or simply scroll down the full listing and see what you fancy!

Don't forget that you can also find events in Loughborough and Charnwood throughout the year via the Love Loughborough event guide.

Upcoming events

Wed 22nd January, 2020, 7pm to 8pm

Creative Writing Course

This is a mixed ability course, suitable for those wanting to learn new skills and writers looking to polish existing talents. The focus is primarily on fiction, but topics covered are applicable to poetry and writing for screen and stage.

Fri 7th February, 2020, 7:45pm to 8:45pm

RSPB Talk - Botswana and Beyond by Tony Westaway

This talk replaces the previously advertised one as the speaker is indisposed. The talk will concentrate on the wildlife of the northern part of Botswana from the Okavango Delta, along the Chobe River finishing up beside the Zambesi with a look at..

Fri 7th February, 2020, 7:45pm to 8:45pm

RSPB Talk - Birdwatching in Italy & The Work of LIPU - Part 2 by David Lingard

This talk has been updated since last time it was presented so it will be quite different even if you have seen the last one few years ago. Most people would be surprised to think of Italy as a bird watching destination but it's actually very good..

Tue 11th February, 2020, 11am to 12pm

Winter tree ID walk

Enjoy the beauty of trees and shrubs in winter and learn techniques to help identify them from the Idverde Ranger. Where: Queens Park

Sat 15th February, 2020, 12pm to 1pm

Yoga for Beginners

Yoga Class for Beginners Come and Learn Yoga for Beginners. New class starting on 15th Feb 2020 Time 12pm to 1pm Learn breath techniques, Yoga poses & meditation to improve health. Improve flexibility, strength, and posture. Daily yoga practice..

Mon 17th February, 2020, 10:30am to 11:30am

Epilepsy Action Loughborough Coffee & Chat Group Launch.

Are you or someone close to you living with epilepsy? Do you want to talk to other local people affected by the condition? Then Join us for The Launch of The Loughborough Coffee & chat Group meeting at The Crafty Fox Pub, 22-23 Market street,..

Mon 17th February, 2020, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

True Life Stories: Justice

Real stories by real people, told live in front of the audience. You will laugh, you will cry, you will be surprised and moved by stories. Open mic and special guest tellers. The stories should be 7 minutes long, no notes, no script, just simple good..

Thu 20th February, 2020, 12:45pm to 1:45pm

Emmanuel Church Lunchtime Concert - Capriccio Ensemble Piano Quintet.

The ensemble comprises - Clare Lee and Eleanor Graff-Baker - Violin, Liz Paling - Viola, John Bean - Cello and Jeremy Kimber - Piano. Their programme will include an arrangement by Liz Paling of the second movement of Rachmaninov's 2nd Piano..

Sun 1st March, 2020, 2pm to 3pm

Mountsorrel Village Pancake Races

The Mountsorrel Community Team (the team who bring you The REVIVAL) are once again organising the village pancake races, Come and join us at the Mountsorrel Memorial Centre for some traditional community fun. There are races for all ages, young and..

Sat 7th March, 2020, 10am to 11am

Family Open Day at RNIB College Loughborough

RNIB College Loughborough will be holding a Family Open Day on Saturday 7 March 2020, 10am - 2pm. RNIB College Loughborough is a small specialist college based in the heart of the East Midlands, offering daytime and residential services to young..

Mon 16th March, 2020, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

True Life Stories: Animals

Real stories by real people, told live in front of the audience. You will laugh, you will cry, you will be surprised and moved by stories. Open mic and special guest tellers. The stories should be 7 minutes long, no notes, no script, just simple good..

Sat 4th April, 2020, 1pm to 2pm

Wet felt works of art

Join us to learn the basics of wet felting, one of the oldest fibre arts. In this half day (3 hours) course you will be introduced to the art of wet felting and have the opportunity to create your own wet felt work of art using processed British..

Sat 11th April, 2020, 10am to 11am

Drop spindle basics

Start out on your spinning journey with the ancient technique of drop spinning. Great for beginners who are keen to learn how to convert fibre into yarn. In this 2 hour course you will be introduced to the art of drop spinning using a simple top..

Sat 11th April, 2020, 1pm to 2pm

Spring needle felting

We are running our popular needle felting course with a Spring theme. We will be making Spring themed items, although you are, of course, welcome to use the technique to make any items you fancy. Expect to see sheep, flowers and easter eggs. In this..

Mon 20th April, 2020, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

True Life Stories: Food

Real stories by real people, told live in front of the audience. You will laugh, you will cry, you will be surprised and moved by stories. Open mic and special guest tellers. The stories should be 7 minutes long, no notes, no script, just simple good..

Sat 2nd May, 2020, 1pm to 2pm

Meet the bees

A half day experience for the bee fan who would like to know more. We start off with a talk on some of the basic aspects of bee keeping; including the bees in the hive, the jobs they do and an introduction to the equipment used. An opportunity to..

Mon 18th May, 2020, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

True Life Stories: 9 to 5

Real stories by real people, told live in front of the audience. You will laugh, you will cry, you will be surprised and moved by stories. Open mic and special guest tellers. The stories should be 7 minutes long, no notes, no script, just simple good..

Sat 23rd May, 2020, 1pm to 2pm

Meet the bees

A half day experience for the bee fan who would like to know more. We start off with a talk on some of the basic aspects of bee keeping; including the bees in the hive, the jobs they do and an introduction to the equipment used. An opportunity to..

Mon 15th June, 2020, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

True Life Stories: Travelling

Real stories by real people, told live in front of the audience. You will laugh, you will cry, you will be surprised and moved by stories. Open mic and special guest tellers. The stories should be 7 minutes long, no notes, no script, just simple good..

Sat 18th July, 2020, 1pm to 2pm

Beekeeping for beginners

A full day experience for those who are considering bee keeping or would like to know more about the fascinating world of honey bees. The day will begin in the classroom where you will be introduced to the background of bee keeping, types of bee and..

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