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Upcoming Events
City Arts Nottingham

 Founded in 1977, City Arts is a vibrant cultural hub, which produces art made collaboratively between the artists and communities of Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

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We Need To Talk About Erik

 A short story, based, rather loosely it has to be said on some actual things that actually happened one rainy Bank Holiday weekend in Whitby.

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Dexterity Puzzle Making
 Green's Windmill

Saturday, August 24th at 11am – 1.15pm
In our second craft activity of the week make your own personalised ball bearing puzzle game to take home in our dexterity puzzle making workshop. All materials provided.

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Bank Holiday Sunday Summer Carnival
Green's Windmill

Ink Nottingham
Free Entry Guestlist £2 Drinks Allnight

 Ink Presents - Summer Carnival this bank holiday Sunday Get ready for a spectacular immersive experience complete with performers, decor and Delights, in addition to our carefully selected resident DJ’s and surprise special guests.

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Craft Fair and Steam Event
 Papplewick Pumping Station

25th and 26th August - 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Adults £10 Free entry to under 16s

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Bat Night
Creswell Craggs
Aug 30

Join Derrick Eames, resident Bat Man at Creswell Crags, for a guided talk and walk of the gorge to see these incredible creatures feed at nightfall. This is a sell out event, so pre-booking is a must!
7:30pm start, refreshments available from 7:15pm.

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Cheese Straw Baking
 Green's Windmill

Thursday, August 29th at 10.15am – 2.30pm
Like cheese? Want a cheesy nibble? Then come along to our cheese straw baking activity for some cheesy fun! All ingredients supplied.

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Steam Sunday
 Nottingham Industrial Museum, Wollaton Park

Sunday, 25 August 2019 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
See our Steam and Diesel engines up and running, last Sunday of every month.

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Mini Pizza Baking
 Green's Windmill

Saturday, August 31st at 10.15am – 2.30pm
We end the summer holidays with one of our favourite workshops, mini pizza baking! Bake your own delicious pizza from scratch, which toppings will you choose? All ingredients supplied.

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1525 x oneiroi: Exhibition & Open Mic
Nottingham Contemporary

Sat 31 Aug, 8pm–11pm
 Beginnings and Ends is an exhibition put together by the 1525 collective in collaboration with Oneiroi in response to Lis Rhodes’ 2019 Nottingham Contemporary retrospective: Dissident Lines.

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Public Solar SUNday Open Day
 Mansfield and Sutton Astronomical Society at Sherwood Observatory

Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 12 PM – 4 PM
Sherwood Observatory will be hosting a Solar SUNday event on September 1st 12 noon-4.00pm - in association with The National Lottery Heritage Fund
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Bobbin Lace Making Demonstrations
 Nottingham Industrial Museum, Wollaton Park

Sunday, 1 September 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Watch skilled artisans use traditional techniques and generations of knowledge to keep the ancient craft of bobbin lace alive.

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Lynz Crichton in Concert
TH!NK, Cobden Chambers, Pelham Street, NG1 2ED Nottingham,

Friday, September 6, 2019 at 7 PM – 10 PM
 Lynz Crichton is a Nottingham local and proudly independent indie-folk songwriter, who has managed to attract a loyal audience of over 30k ‘Crichton Clan’ members from around the world with her music and stories.
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Stockhill Fire Station Open Day

7th Sept
All are welcome at this fantastic family event! Expect exciting demonstrations, activities and a fire engine or two!
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Nottingham Arts Mela
New Art Exchange

7th Sept
 New Art Exchange start the day with yoga accompanied by live tabla and Indian classical recital ft. Anupama Bhagwat.
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Royston Duxford & The Yons
The Golden Fleece 105 Mansfield Road, NG1 3FN Nottingham,

7th Sept
Royston Duxford who play a dirty concoction of Country, Blues and Welsh/Antipodean/Notts bastardised Rock & Roll.
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Nonsuch Young Company fresh and original youth theatre for the actors and performers of tomorrow.

 Runs weekly on Wednesdays from 4.30pm – 6.00pm in line with Nottingham City School Holidays.
Autumn 2019 – Starts Wednesday 11th September – 11th December 4.30pm – 6.00pm
Performance Sharing – 18th December (time tbc)
11-15yr olds who are interested in developing their acting and theatre skills. No previous experience necessary.
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Bobbin Lace Making Workshop
 Nottingham Industrial Museum, Wollaton Park

Saturday, 14 September 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Learn how to create intricate Bobbin Lace designs with the Nottinghamshire Bobbin Lace Society.

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Clumber Park

14 & 15 September
This vibrant Festival of Food & Drink offers a range of fabulous artisan food producers , award winning food and drink, special guest TV chefs , gorgeous gifts , crafts and homewares, delicious dishes with cuisine from around the world served by fantastic Street Food ‘Pop Up’ cafés and bars!

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Processions Exhibition
Creswell Crags Museum

Sep 18 at 10 AM – Oct 1 at 5:30 PM
PROCESSIONS: Banner and exhibition celebrating women's right to vote coming to Creswell Crags in September and October 2019!
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Beginners Ceramic Workshop
Handmade Nottingham

19th September, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Join us and play with clay! You'll spend the evening making approximately 8 keepsakes hanging decorations/jewellery pieces/plaques or a ceramic tea light holder/ Small plant pot - or a combination of both (time permitting)...

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Freshtival 2019 - Nottingham Trent's Official Freshers Events
Nottingham Trent University

clock Sep 20 at 9 PM – Sep 29 at 11 PM
10 days, 8 venues, 3 campuses and 1000's of Trent Students... This is Nottingham Trent FRESHTIVAL!

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Recycle and Help Keep Hothouse Projects Going!

Printer Ink Cartridges
Old Clothes

Hothouse Theatre can take them off your hands

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Heritage Open Day 2019
 Nottingham Industrial Museum, Wollaton Park

Saturday, 21 September 2019 @ 11:00 am - Sunday, 22 September 2019 @ 4:00 pm
Celebrate Nottingham's industrial heritage with likeminded enthusiasts and volunteers!

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Vintage steam weekend
Papplewick Pumping Station

21st and 22nd Sept
 Papplewick Pumping Station's vintage and retro themed steam event, September 21st/22nd, 11am-5pm. With stalls, a range of motor vehicles and miniature steam engines on display - includes a motorcycle display by the Robinhood Riders on Sunday.

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Halls Sports Day 2019
University of Nottingham

27th Sept
Halls Sports Day is a fun-filled afternoon of sport where different halls battle it out for a coveted glittering trophy and bragging rights!

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Kids Paper Crafting
City Arts - Nottingham

28th Sept
This is a fun afternoon for kids and adults. We will be using simple Kirigami techniques to create fun, bright pop up cards. I will be showing you teachniques that can be taken home and adapted for all kinds of fun craft projects.

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Astronomy Night
Creswell Craggs
Mon, 30th Sep 2019
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

See the stars like never before, with expert astronomer, Paul Money. Join Paul for an insightful talk about the night’s sky, before heading out into the evening, to look through telescopes at the constellations.

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Aled Jones & Russell Watson - In Harmony Tour
2 Oct
Theatre Royal & Royal Concert Hall

Aled Jones & Russell Watson will be taking the record on the road for their first ever joint UK tour throughout September and October 2019, bringing their live experience to some of the country’s most beautiful venues.

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Road Transport Event
6 Oct
Great Central Railway Nottingham

Join us for our last Road Transport event of the season. A friendly atmosphere awaits you for this relaxed rally set in the grounds of the GCRN where you can also enjoy a train ride along the nine miles of preserved track, visit the NABS collection of restored passenger vehicles and round the day off with refreshments from our Heritage Tea Rooms.

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The Rheingans Sisters // Live at City Arts
14 Oct
City Arts

Award-winning musicians and composers The Rheingans Sisters bring their critically acclaimed third album Bright Field to City Arts!

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Nottingham Comic Con 2019
19 Oct
City Arts

Nottingham Comic Con is back for it's seventh year!! As always there will be artists from all walks of the comic world showing off and selling their work.

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Lino Printing Workshop
26 Oct
Handmade Nottingham

Spend the morning getting inky with Karen Miele Artist and Printmaker- and learn how to create your own lino print designs using a tabletop press!

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6 Nov
Lakeside Arts

Award-winning Anglo-Scandinavian trio Phronesis have been one of the most talked about and acclaimed European bands over the past decade.

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The Centre Is Everywhere Manchester Collective
21 Nov
Lakeside Arts

Manchester Collective plays on the idea of ‘transformation’ in this programme. The Collective commissioned Edmund Finnis’ The Centre is Everywhere for 12 solo string players and performed the premiere at the Southbank Centre in July.

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