Arts

From theatre, music and dance to traditional and contemporary art - we have it all!

Drawing Competition

Sep 16, 2017 - Sep 24, 2017

Nene Valley

Come along to your local library and draw/colour your favourite place to visit in the Nene Valley for a chance to win prizes! Participate at all Northamptonshire Libraries. T: 01832 742052 www.nenevalley.net

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Geri Waddington Exhibition (1 – 30 September)

Sep 1, 2017 - Sep 30, 2017

The Dlby Gallery

Monday to Saturday (1-30 September) 1pm - 5pm. Geri Waddington trained in painting at the Slade School of Fine Art. Wood engraving is one the simplest and yet most intense forms of printmaking; an image is produced by engraving into the polished endgrain surface of a block of wood (traditionally boxwood), with a variety of tools, which can produce a wide vocabulary of marks. T: 01832 273801 www.dolby-gallery.com

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Introduction to Bronze Swords Workshop

Sep 16, 2017 - Sep 16, 2017

Flag Fen, Peterborough

Join Bronze specialist Neil Burridge and discover the fascinating world of bronze swords. Work on your own 26” Ewart Park sword to take home with you. This leaf blade sword is one of the most proligic swords from the British Bronze Age. T: 01733 864468 www.vivacity-peterborough.com

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Jasmina Cibic

Jun 16, 2017 - Sep 24, 2017

NN Contemporary Art

Enjoy a solo show of work by Jasmina Cibic (20 July–30 October).

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Silver Wrist Torc Works

Sep 17, 2017 - Sep 17, 2017

Flag Fen, Peterborough

Booking essential. Get hands-on and discover how Bronze Age metal workers in Britain forged and twisted metal to make torques, pins and bracelets. Spend the day with bronze specialist Neil Burridge who will guide you through the same techniques. Working with a 2.4mm square sterling silver rod, you’ll make your own bracelet with twisted body and forged terminals. T: 01733 864468 www.vivacity-peterborough.com

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Roman Style Mosaic Pot Craft Workshop with Chris Kinsey

Sep 21, 2017 - Sep 21, 2017

Stanwick Lakes

10.30am – 1pm. £16. Beginners to arts and crafts will find this pot easy and fun to do. The inspiration for colour and design comes from the mosaic found at Stanwick Lakes. Booking essential. T: 01933 460676 www.stanwicklakes.org.uk

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Patchwork and Quilters Sit and Sew

Sep 22, 2017 - Sep 22, 2017

Stanwick Lakes

10.30am – 12.30pm. All welcome, including non members. Hosted by the Quilters Guild, enjoy the company of fellow patchworkers and quilters at this “Sit and Sew” session held monthly in the visitor centre café at Stanwick Lakes. T: 01933 770792.

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