Afternoon events, Workshops

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Broken Promise Land

Stefica takes on a new name and ends up in a lap dancing club. With frankness and humour, she teaches us the tricks of the trade and shares secrets she can't tell anyone else.

Etcetera Theatre, London NW1

Fri 22 Aug

£7 / 020 7482 4857

  • 15:30

Sat 23 Aug

£7 / 020 7482 4857

  • 15:30

Sun 24 Aug

£7 / 020 7482 4857

  • 15:30

Pilates

A relaxing pilates class.

Cowdray Hall, Midhurst

Mon 4 Aug

Main Hall/Chapel

Phone for prices / 01730 815 152

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Mon 11 Aug

Main Hall/Chapel

Phone for prices / 01730 815 152

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Mon 18 Aug

Main Hall/Chapel

Phone for prices / 01730 815 152

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Mon 25 Aug

Main Hall/Chapel

Phone for prices / 01730 815 152

  • 13:00 – 14:00

The Flavel, Dartmouth

Mon 4 Aug

Phone for prices / 01803 39 530

  • 12:45 – 13:45

Mon 11 Aug

Phone for prices / 01803 39 530

  • 12:45 – 13:45

Mon 18 Aug

Phone for prices / 01803 39 530

  • 12:45 – 13:45

Mon 25 Aug

Phone for prices / 01803 39 530

  • 12:45 – 13:45

Fulwood Old Chapel, Sheffield

Mon 4 Aug

Phone for prices / 01142 309 787

  • 12:50 – 13:50

Tue 5 Aug

Phone for prices / 01142 309 787

  • 12:50 – 13:50
  • 13:55 – 14:55

Mon 11 Aug

Phone for prices / 01142 309 787

  • 12:50 – 13:50
…and 5 more dates until 26 Aug

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Anthropomorphic Mouse Taxidermy Workshop

Hosted by Antique Beat and A Curious Invitation Dabble in dissection and preservation as you learn the process behind basic taxidermy from skinning and preserving to mounting and positioning the animal. Discover the curious art of anthropomorphism, the attribution of human characteristics to animals, plants or…

Hendrick's Carnival of Knowledge, Edinburgh

Sun 10 Aug

Parlour

£60

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Breakdance: Workshop (Ages 13-19)

A Break-Dance crew for ages 13-19. Learn break dance moves and stunts with the chance to perform as a crew. All levels of experience welcome.

The Met, Bury

Tue 5 Aug

£2.50 / 0161 761 2216

  • 16:15 – 17:15

Tue 12 Aug

£2.50 / 0161 761 2216

  • 16:15 – 17:15

Tue 19 Aug

£2.50 / 0161 761 2216

  • 16:15 – 17:15
…and 5 more dates until 23 Sep

Raft Building (Over 10s)

Design and build your own raft to float on the reservoir.

National Trust: Carding Mill Valley And Long Mynd, Church Stretton

Fri 1 Aug

Children £10 plus normal admission / 01694 722631

  • 14:00 – 15:30

Fri 8 Aug

Children £10 plus normal admission / 01694 722631

  • 14:00 – 15:30

Fri 15 Aug

Children £10 plus normal admission / 01694 722631

  • 14:00 – 15:30
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50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾

Kid-oriented wildlife activities.

Clumber Park, Worksop

Fri 1 Aug

Free, plus admission charges

  • 13:30 – 15:00

Sat 2 Aug

Free, plus admission charges

  • 13:30 – 15:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free, plus admission charges

  • 13:30 – 15:00
…and 16 more dates until 31 Aug

Behind the Ropes Family Tours

Get up close to some of the Palace's ornate decor and furnishings under the guidance of an expert from the learning team. There's even a chance to peek behind a secret door! Suitable for families with children aged 5+. Tours last approximately 45 minutes.

Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh

Thu 7 Aug

included in admission price / 0131 524 1145

  • 12:00
  • 13:30
  • 15:00

Thu 14 Aug

included in admission price / 0131 524 1145

  • 12:00
  • 13:30
  • 15:00

Thu 21 Aug

included in admission price / 0131 524 1145

  • 12:00
  • 13:30
  • 15:00

Thu 28 Aug

included in admission price / 0131 524 1145

  • 12:00
  • 13:30
  • 15:00

Benchill Community Centre, Manchester

Tue 5 Aug

Phone for prices

  • 12:30 – 15:00

Tue 12 Aug

Phone for prices

  • 12:30 – 15:00

Tue 19 Aug

Phone for prices

  • 12:30 – 15:00

Tue 26 Aug

Phone for prices

  • 12:30 – 15:00

Italian Courses Open Day

Beginners can participate in an Italian language taster lesson, and participants with experience of learning Italian can take an assessment test to asses their level.

The Italian Cultural Institute, London SW1X

Sat 20 Sep

Free, adv booking required / 020 7235 1461

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl

Sun 10 Aug

£11 / 01656 815995

  • 14:00

Sun 17 Aug

£11 / 01656 815995

  • 14:00

Tower Arts Centre, Winchester

Tue 5 Aug

£99 / 01962 867986

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Tue 12 Aug

£99 / 01962 867986

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Tue 19 Aug

£99 / 01962 867986

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Tue 26 Aug

£99 / 01962 867986

  • 13:00 – 15:00
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Silver Tai Chi Beginners

The Chinese art of systematic body movement designed to help you reach physical, mental and spiritual harmony. This course will give you a step by step guide to achieving calm, fitness and balance.

ARC: Stockton Arts Centre, Stockton-on-Tees

Mon 4 Aug

£2.75 / 01642 525199

  • 12:30

Mon 11 Aug

£2.75 / 01642 525199

  • 12:30

Mon 18 Aug

£2.75 / 01642 525199

  • 12:30

Mon 25 Aug

£2.75 / 01642 525199

  • 12:30

Zombies I Have Known and Loved

Hosted by Guerilla Science Famed for their obsession with brains zombies have long been part of the mainstream. Over a zombie-making workshop, author Frank Swain takes us through the science of zombies, from dog heads brought back to life without their bodies to military interrogation techniques. Welcome to the weird…

Hendrick's Carnival of Knowledge, Edinburgh

Sat 9 Aug

The Odditorium

£12

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Assemble: An International Print Workshop

An exhibition with participatory aspects spanning two venues, with the chance for the whole family to get hands on with printing by designing a flag. Aritst Rachel Barron leads the proceedings. Note: aprons are provided, as the dye may stain clothes.

Govanhill Baths, Glasgow

Sat 9 Aug

Free / 0141 433 2999

Closing event. Part of Festival 2014.

  • 14:00 – 16:00

The Nettlefold Hall, London SE27

Wed 6 Aug

Phone for prices

  • 15:45 – 19:15

Wed 13 Aug

Phone for prices

  • 15:45 – 19:15

Wed 20 Aug

Phone for prices

  • 15:45 – 19:15

Wed 27 Aug

Phone for prices

  • 15:45 – 19:15

Boot Camp: Workshop

A fitness session.

The Venue, Lincoln

Wed 6 Aug

£3 / 01522 583761

  • 12:30 – 13:15

Wed 13 Aug

£3 / 01522 583761

  • 12:30 – 13:15

Wed 20 Aug

£3 / 01522 583761

  • 12:30 – 13:15

Wed 27 Aug

£3 / 01522 583761

  • 12:30 – 13:15
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Bournemouth Rock Choir

The local Bournemouth choir is run by Dorset based musician Jenny Deacon. A local community choir first and foremost, we are also part of the national Rock Choir network, which provides some unequalled performances for choir members. Members of Rock Choir have had the chance to meet and sing in front of many celebrities…

St Andrew's Church, Bournemouth

Tue 16 Sep

£25 a month, free taster

Tue 23 Sep

£25 a month, free taster

Tue 30 Sep

£25 a month, free taster

…and 27 more dates until 30 Jun 2015

Early Years Drama Classes: Pre-School Workshop

Youngsters are introduced to drama through games, activities and creative play.

Merry-Go-Round, Glasgow

Fri 1 Aug

£2.50 / 0141 423 2299

  • 14:30 – 15:30

Fri 8 Aug

£2.50 / 0141 423 2299

  • 14:30 – 15:30

Fri 15 Aug

£2.50 / 0141 423 2299

  • 14:30 – 15:30
…and 19 more dates until 26 Dec

Easel Sketching in the Gallery

If you feel inspired enough by the masterpieces in the gallery to try your hand at a bit of sketching, come along for a session led by artist Damian Callan. There's a different subject each month, and sometimes a live model.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 28 Aug

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Fri 29 Aug

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Thu 4 Sep

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Musical Theatre Performance Class

A chance to train, develop and perform. With vocal technique, acting through song and movement for performance.

London Road Church, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

£6 / 0131 661 1149

  • 16:00 – 18:00

Sat 9 Aug

£6 / 0131 661 1149

  • 16:00 – 18:00

Sat 16 Aug

£6 / 0131 661 1149

  • 16:00 – 18:00
…and 37 more dates until 2 May 2015

Summer Sound

Week long programme of music workshops for 12–18 year olds.

South Bridge Resource Centre, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

£20 (for 5 sessions); £5 (for 1 session) / 0131 558 9991

  • 13:00 – 17:00
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1940s Social Dance Basic & Basic Plus: Workshop

Transport yourself back to the swinging world of the 1940s and learn the dance sensations that took the era by storm. No partner necessary.

Pavilion Dance, Bournemouth

Fri 1 Aug

Garden Studio

£5 / 01202 203630

  • 13:30

Fri 8 Aug

Garden Studio

£5 / 01202 203630

  • 13:30

Fri 15 Aug

Garden Studio

£5 / 01202 203630

  • 13:30
…and 6 more dates until 26 Sep

3D And Black And White Illustrations

A craft workshop led by illustrator Jhinuk Sarkar, with two activities on offer: creating 3D illustrations that come to life with 3D glasses, or making black-and-white scenes inspired by the London Life exhibition.

Hackney Museum, London E8

Wed 6 Aug

Free / 020 8356 3500

  • 14:00 – 16:00

3D Fish Tank: Workshop (Ages 8-18)

Create a 3D fish tank in a summer activity day. Suitable for ages eight to 18.

Nature In Art, Gloucester

Fri 1 Aug

£6 / 0845 450 0233

  • 15:00 – 16:30

50/50 Tea Dance With Val: Workshop

An interactive dance session and workshop.

Longfield Suite, Manchester

Wed 6 Aug

£4.50 inc tea/coffee / 0161 253 7227

  • 13:30 – 16:00

Wed 13 Aug

£4.50 inc tea/coffee / 0161 253 7227

  • 13:30 – 16:00

Wed 20 Aug

£4.50 inc tea/coffee / 0161 253 7227

  • 13:30 – 16:00

Wed 27 Aug

£4.50 inc tea/coffee / 0161 253 7227

  • 13:30 – 16:00

50 Things: Wild Art

Get creative with nature and create some wild art.

National Trust: Ightham Mote, Sevenoaks

Thu 30 Oct

Free, plus admission £10.40, child £5.20, family £26.30s / 01732 811145/810378

  • 12:00 – 15:00
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