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On Now until Fri 26th May, 2017

The Iron Harvest

Loughborough Library Local Studies, together with a private collector, have put on a display in the Tardis Showcase situated in Loughborough Library. A display of armour, incendiary and metal objects dug up from the Battle Fields of France and..

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On Now until Fri 26th May, 2017

The Loughborough Building Society 150th Anniversary Exhibition

Loughborough Library Local Studies Volunteers and The Loughborough Building Society are putting on an exhibition at Loughborough Library celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the Building Society. The exhibition will focus on the Building..

On Now until Fri 29th September, 2017

Disability Running Group

Charnwood Borough Council are putting on a weekly disability running group for people across Charnwood with physical and learning disabilities and their carers. The sessions will take place every Friday, starting on Friday May 19 and running through..

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Thu 25th May, 2017, 6pm to 7pm

Campaigning We Will Go - Saving Leicester's Heritage

Loughborough Library Local Studies Volunteers are hosting a Talk by Stuart Bailey, Chairman of Leicester Civic Society on their campaigns and aims and how they achieve them.

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Fri 26th May, 2017, 11am

For and Against: Art, Politics and the Pamphlet

May 26, 11am - 5pm Venue: Fearon Hall For and against: art, politics and the pamphlet is a two-day research and public ‘festival’ event responding to research into the political pamphlet and exploring the relevance of the pamphlet for..

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Fri 26th May, 2017, 1pm

Thy Kingdom Come

What are we doing? From Friday  May 26 to Saturday June 3, Churches Together in Birstall & Wanlip will be gathering to pray asking for God’s blessing upon our community. We will gather from 1pm to 1.30pm daily at St Theresa’s Roman..

Arts, Politics and the Pamphlet

Sat 27th May, 2017, 11am to 3pm

Arts, Politics and the Pamphlet

A day-long event which will include a range of public activities including live performances by artists commissioned by Radar, a sound installation in the bandstand and a series of 'market place' stalls that will be a mixture of local charity..

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Sat 27th May, 2017, 11am

Pamphlet Day - for & Against: Art, Politics and the Pamphlet

Sat May 27, 11am - 3pm Venue: Various locations in Loughborough FREE For and Against: Art, Politics and the Pamphlet is a two-day research and public ‘festival’ event responding to research into the political pamphlet and exploring the relevance..

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Sat 10th June, 2017, 11am to 5pm

Hastings Hub at Picnic in the Park

Loughborough Library Local Studies Volunteers are hosting a "Hastings Hub" at Picnic in the Park. 10th June 2017

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Sat 10th June, 2017, 12pm to 1pm

Picnic in the Park

Loughborough's long-standing annual event, Picnic in the Park returns this year for an afternoon of dance, music, theatre and street entertainment as well as arts and crafts activities for all the family! The event has been organised by Charnwood..

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Tue 13th June, 2017, 10am to 11am

RSPB Weekday Wildlife Walk at Rutland Water.

Loughborough RSPB Group invite you to join them at 10am on a wildlife observing morning walk at Rutland Water. For full information please look at the group’s website.

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Sun 18th June, 2017, 10:16am

Car Show

The annual Car Show is returning to Loughborough Town Centre again on Sunday June 18. Celebrate Father’s Day in style perusing Hot-Rods, custom and classic vehicles, including cars, choppers, scooters and buses. Live entertainment and refreshments..

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Sat 24th June, 2017, 10am to 11am

Wet Felted Vessels

Take your wet felting into three dimensions! In this half day (3 hour) course you will be introduced to the art of wet felting and have the opportunity to create your own wet felted vessel using processed British Shetland wool in a range of..

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Sat 24th June, 2017, 10am to 11am

Wet felted vessels

Take your wet felting into three dimensions! 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 felted vessel using processed British Shetland wool in a range of..

Sat 24th June, 2017, 2pm to 6pm

Wymeswold open gardens and art trail weekend

Saturday 24 & Sunday 25 June 2pm-6pm A wide selection of diverse gardens plus the new Art Trail Over 20 artists will be exhibiting and selling their wares in the gardens: sculpture, jewellery, paintings, fine art, textiles, ceramics and..

Wed 28th June, 2017, 6pm to 7pm

Robots at the Movies

Automata, robots and androids have been a creation and fascination for humans over centuries. From Maria (Metropolis, 1927), R2D2 and C3PO (Star Wars, 1977), WALL-E (2008), The Terminators (1984, 1991, 2003) to Transformers (2007), they have been..

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Sat 8th July, 2017, 10am to 11am

The Great Rempstone Steam & Country Show

Rempstone Steam & Country Show is a well established and well attended fund raising event which has everything for a wonderful family day out, whilst also raising money for local and national charities. This year's event will host..

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Sat 15th July, 2017, 10am to 4pm

Fleece and fibre preparation

For the fibre fan. Whether your interest is felting or spinning you might like to know more about how fleece goes from sheep to prepared fibre. We will cover the basics of skirting and washing a fleece, followed by different methods of fibre..

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Sat 15th July, 2017, 10am to 11am

Relaxation, Wellbeing & Better Movement with Somatics

A day of Somatics with refreshments and lunch (vegan options available). SCHEDULE 10:00 -10:30 Arrival. Tea and coffee 10.30 - 11.00 Short introduction to Somatics 11:00 - 12.30 Somatics hip, shoulder and gait session 12:30 -1.30 lunch 1:30 - 2:40..

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Sat 22nd July, 2017, 1pm to 4pm

Needle Felting

In this half day (3 hours) course you will be introduced to the art of needle felting and have the opportunity to create your own needle felted works of art using processed British Shetland wool in a range of colours.  During the..

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Sat 5th August, 2017, 1pm to 4pm

Drop Spindle Spinning

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 half day (3 hours) course you will be introduced to the art of drop..

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Sun 13th August, 2017, 1pm to 4pm

Meet the bees

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

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Sat 9th September, 2017, 1pm to 4pm

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 hour) 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..

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