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Event Calendar

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Upcoming Events

There's always plenty happening at The Atkins Building, check out the events calendar below for all the upcoming events and exhibitions!




Christmas Gift Fair 2018

Saturday 17 November

The Christmas Gift Fair returns to the Atkins Gallery on Saturday 17th November with Christmas gift ideas and other festive treats. There will be a huge range of stalls to get you in the Christmas mood and a chance to tick some items off from your Christmas shopping list. Support local artists, crafters and businesses and have a coffee at the Really Awesome Coffee van. The event is FREE to enter and open 10:00 to 16:00

To keep update on the Christmas Gift Fair please follow the link to the Facebook event page






Monthly Beginners Mindfulness Class for women with the focus on diminishing anxiety and stress.

Sunday 2 December at the Atkins Building

These classes will teach you:
Simple calming breathing practices ...
How to regulate your emotions
How to quiet your mind
What being in the present moment is all about
How our bodies react to our thoughts
About the mechanics of worry and how to let it go
How to recognise thinking patterns that create harm
Mindful meditation to slow down the chaos
Practices that help to induce the relaxation response
Contact Marina Broadley to book at http://www.heartofwellbeing.co.uk





Famous Fifty

5 December to 28 December

A commemorative multi-faceted project honouring the Famous Fifty and their contribution and sacrifice in WWI. The Famous 50 were the first men to volunteer for service at the start of WW1 and were the first to set foot on French soil. These men are now having their story told through the Famous Fifty exhibition which features 50 WW1 soldier silhouettes which have been decorated by individuals, local groups, schools, and artists. You can learn more about the Famous Fifty at http://www.theheroproject.org.uk and the follow up project Fifty Fantastic Females!





Fifty Fantastic Females

7 January 2019 to 1 February 2019

The follow up exhibition to the Famous Fifty is Fifty Fantastic Females, a touring exhibition celebrating the Rights of Women Centenary 1918-2018. This exhibition features famous women from history like Boudicca, and local suffragette Alice Hawkins to modern author Julia Donaldson creator of the Gruffalo’s Child. The achievements of the fantastic females are depicted on female silhouettes and are decorated by local schoolchildren, artists and community groups.




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