Events this Month

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Events In the Cathedral Quarter

Throughout the year you will find a multitude of events and entertainment within the Cathedral Quarter, creating a fun and friendly atmosphere for all the family.

Throughout the summer, on the second Saturday of each month, the Cathedral Quarter hosts the CQ Saturdays Street Circus, a fascinating display of circus and theatre acts which will leave you mesmerised. 11am - 3pm  Marketplace

Every third Saturday in the month, CQ Saturdays Knickerbocker Glorious takes place. A combination of music, comedy and performing arts is sure to keep you entertained  11am - 3pm Marketplace

If that's not enough you can peruse at your leisure at the CQ Saturdays Handcrafted at the Cathedral Quarter Market. 11am - 4pm Guildhall Arches


On the fourth Saturday, between May and August, our CQ Saturdays Edwardian Themed Street Theatre will move around the area to entertain shoppers and visitors with sketches and scenes. 11am - 3pm 

And there’s more! The Cathedral Quarter also plays host to the Furthest From the Sea Festival, Derby Folk Festival, Derby Feste, Derby Beer Festival, the Derby Christmas Ice Rink and the regular Farmers' Market that takes place every third Thursday of the month.


EXHIBITION: Velociapthy
01/08/2015 - 31/08/2015
The Silk Mill

Velocipathy: A Celebration of Vintage Cycling

Saturday 1 - Sunday 30 August

Following on from the success of exhibiting at Haddon Hall in June, we are pleased to bring Velocipathy to The Silk Mill.

 

Highlights of the exhibition include an 1870s velocipede manufactured in Derby by engineering firm George Fletcher and Co., a personal gift from George to his brother, and a Dewey ‘Express’ penny-farthing from the same period.

 

The exhibition has been co-produced at The Silk Mill with volunteers from Sustrans’ ‘Bike It Derby’ scheme, part of Derby City Council’s Derby Connected programme. 

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SUNDAY OPENING
02/08/2015 - 01/10/2017
Giorgio Reggiani

 DUE TO DEMAND FROM OUR CLIENTS WE NOW OPEN MOST    SUNDAYS.
  11 am.  TO 4.30 pm.

  CONTACT THE STORE IF MAKING A SPECIAL JOURNEY

  01332 381161 
   
View More
Swap Shop for Tots
02/08/2015 - 02/08/2015
CUBE Cafe
Swap Shop for Tots
Update your child's wardrobe for free over a cup of tea!
1st Tuesday of every month from 11am
How it works:
Bring along good quality, nearly new children's wear (0-3yrs) and swap them for something NEW TO YOU!
For more details, visit www.deda.uk.com/cube or call 01332 374664 
View More
Summer Fun Clubs
03/08/2015 - 28/08/2015
CUBE Cafe
Summer Fun Clubs
This year we are holding 4 exciting, fun filled weeks of activities for your little ones. We want to make the holiday as pain free for parents and super fun for children. You can rest easy knowing your child will enjoy every moment of their summer holidays while learning new skills and making new friends.

£99 per week includes homemade lunches, snacks and drinks. You just need to drop off and pick up your child.

Suitable for children aged 5-11 yrs OR 7-12yrs. Limited places are available.
To book your child on one or more of the Summer Clubs, please contact the


Young Performers Summer Fun Club
Suitable for 5-11yrs
Monday 27th-Friday 31st July 9am-3pm
A great opportunity for children who love to perform or for those who need a confidence boost. Led by London-based theatre company Siteline Productions, this inspiring week will be all singing and dancing. Children will get involved in all aspects of performance from writing their own play, casting, prop making and performing. A performance will be held at the end of the week for
family and friends. Step into the spotlight!

Active ’n’ Arty Summer Fun Club
Suitable for 5-11yrs
Monday 3rd – Friday 7th August 9am-3pm
Déda, Queen’s Leisure Centre and Derby Gymnastics Club have collaborated to create an action-packed week with swimming, games, dodgeball, trampolining, street dance and sports-themed craft workshops. This is the perfect week for all children who are bursting with energy and who love messy craft activities.
What’s not to love!

Get Crafty & Move Summer Fun Club
Suitable for 5-11yrs
Monday 10th – Friday 14th August 9am-3pm
A fun-packed week of crafty creations led by local artist Theresa Hempsall and movement workshops with professional dance artists. Children will work together to create a fun performance piece with handmade props. They will also create work to exhibit in a Déda public exhibition.
It may get messy so please wear suitable clothes!

AcroCircus Skills Summer Fun Club
Monday 17th August- Friday 21st August
This year we have introduced exciting aerial and acrobatic workshops into our Summer Fun Club schedule. Your children can experience a fun-filled week led by professional artists who will be teaching acrobatic, aerial and clowning skills. They will get the opportunity to use our new aerial equipment (hoops, trapeze and silks). It will be a runaway week at the circus! Strictly for 7-12 year olds

For more information, contact the Box Office on 01332 370911
Déda, Chapel St, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, DE1 3GU. www.deda.uk.com

To ensure children have a fabulous time we have small classes of 25 max per summer fun club.

Booking essential!














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Jameson Whisky Tasting
05/08/2015 - 05/08/2015
The Distillery
Whisky Lovers we have a tasting experience for you! Uk Jameson brand ambassador will be here to talk and taste you through the Jameson family. £20 per person, already limited spaces remain.

To secure a space email Hello@thedistilleryderby.co.uk or call 01332 293899
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Quiz Night
05/08/2015 - 05/08/2015
Blessington Carriage
The Bless Quiz takes place every wednesday. there are great prizes to be won such as £50 drinks vouchers, £10 drinks vouchers, and bottles of wine.  We also give away spot prizes throughout the quiz.

The quiz itself features a picture round and a music intro's round.

Also included is The Bless' 'Play Your Cards Right' where you get the chance to win BIG MONEY, just for guessing higher or lower with a set of cards. the highest jackpot we have reached is £230, you have to be in it to win it, so don't miss out.
View More
Cathedral Quarter Lunchtime walk
06/08/2015 - 08/10/2015
Cathedral Quarter Lunchtime Walks
Join local historian and television personality, Richard Felix, for a walk around Derby's historic Cathedral Quarter and learn about Derby's surprising place national and world history. 

Thursdays at 12pm 
Tickets: £6 
No advanced booking necessary, meet outside the Cathedral at 11.45
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Family Friday: Nature Takeover
07/08/2015 - 07/08/2015
Derby Museum and Art Gallery

Family Friday: Nature Takeover Day!
Friday 7 August

11am-4pm

 

Join us for bug hunts in Pickford’s House, live animal handling thanks to Wildlife Workshops in the Museum & Art Gallery and animal themed making activities at The Silk Mill.

 

Come along dressed as your favourite animal for an extra special prize!

 

- Museum & Art Gallery

Live animals will take over our galleries as we welcome our friends from Wildlife Workshops. Come and meet the animals – and create your very own animal mask to take home.

- The Silk Mill

Come and make a birdhouse on the Maker Bar that you can take home to encourage wildlife in to your own

 

- Pickford’s House

Take an activity plant pot in to the garden to create a view finder to discover bugs and draw the flowers in the garden.

View More
CQ Saturdays - Street Circus
08/08/2015 - 08/08/2015
CQ Saturdays - Street Circus

Roll up Roll up and join Changofuego and friends on the 2nd Saturday in the month from May to September.  Come and watch a variety of Street Circus and theatre acts.

11am – 4pm


In August we present:

- Gerry Flanagan – clowning, acrobatics and comedy

- One more act TBC

Plus our resident fire artist and compère ChangoFuego who returns to delight and thrill in his arena of danger.


View More
Excite & LIPA 4:19
08/08/2015 - 05/02/2027
Derby College - Joseph Wright Centre

t Derby College promises to bring a little extra excitement into your family's weekends.  Call 0796609949 now for start dates.

Excite Courses

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

EXCITE - Games Design

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Media 

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Art

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Fashion

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Music Technology 

JWC

4

4

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Youth Chior

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 11.30 to 13.00

3.50(Weekly)


LIPA Courses

The Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (LIPA)

Derby College has teamed up with the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA) - which was co-founded by Sir Paul McCartney - to open a part-time performing arts academy in the city. Children and young people can unleash their creativity and develop their talent at a range of inspiring LIPA Academy singing, dancing and acting sessions which take place on Saturdays during term time.

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

4:19 Musical Theatre Summer School for 7 - 16 Year Olds

JWC

1

30

Mon - Fri 9.30 - 15.30

150

4-19 April Term 12-16 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 7-11 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 4-6 Years

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 10:00 to 11:30

150


To register your interest or book a place contact us on: 07966 099949 or via email: 4-19Admin@derby-college.ac.uk

 

Performing Arts Classes

Derby College is pleased to be delivering part-time performing arts classes for young people aged 4-19 through LIPA 4:19. The classes will take place on Saturdays at the Joseph Wright Centre.

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SUNDAY OPENING
09/08/2015 - 08/10/2017
Giorgio Reggiani

 DUE TO DEMAND FROM OUR CLIENTS WE NOW OPEN MOST    SUNDAYS.
  11 am.  TO 4.30 pm.

  CONTACT THE STORE IF MAKING A SPECIAL JOURNEY

  01332 381161 
   
View More
EXHIBITION: Velociapthy
01/08/2015 - 31/08/2015
The Silk Mill

Velocipathy: A Celebration of Vintage Cycling

Saturday 1 - Sunday 30 August

Following on from the success of exhibiting at Haddon Hall in June, we are pleased to bring Velocipathy to The Silk Mill.

 

Highlights of the exhibition include an 1870s velocipede manufactured in Derby by engineering firm George Fletcher and Co., a personal gift from George to his brother, and a Dewey ‘Express’ penny-farthing from the same period.

 

The exhibition has been co-produced at The Silk Mill with volunteers from Sustrans’ ‘Bike It Derby’ scheme, part of Derby City Council’s Derby Connected programme. 

View more Details
SUNDAY OPENING
02/08/2015 - 01/10/2017
Giorgio Reggiani

 DUE TO DEMAND FROM OUR CLIENTS WE NOW OPEN MOST    SUNDAYS.
  11 am.  TO 4.30 pm.

  CONTACT THE STORE IF MAKING A SPECIAL JOURNEY

  01332 381161 
   
View more Details
Swap Shop for Tots
02/08/2015 - 02/08/2015
CUBE Cafe
Swap Shop for Tots
Update your child's wardrobe for free over a cup of tea!
1st Tuesday of every month from 11am
How it works:
Bring along good quality, nearly new children's wear (0-3yrs) and swap them for something NEW TO YOU!
For more details, visit www.deda.uk.com/cube or call 01332 374664 
View more Details
Summer Fun Clubs
03/08/2015 - 28/08/2015
CUBE Cafe
Summer Fun Clubs
This year we are holding 4 exciting, fun filled weeks of activities for your little ones. We want to make the holiday as pain free for parents and super fun for children. You can rest easy knowing your child will enjoy every moment of their summer holidays while learning new skills and making new friends.

£99 per week includes homemade lunches, snacks and drinks. You just need to drop off and pick up your child.

Suitable for children aged 5-11 yrs OR 7-12yrs. Limited places are available.
To book your child on one or more of the Summer Clubs, please contact the


Young Performers Summer Fun Club
Suitable for 5-11yrs
Monday 27th-Friday 31st July 9am-3pm
A great opportunity for children who love to perform or for those who need a confidence boost. Led by London-based theatre company Siteline Productions, this inspiring week will be all singing and dancing. Children will get involved in all aspects of performance from writing their own play, casting, prop making and performing. A performance will be held at the end of the week for
family and friends. Step into the spotlight!

Active ’n’ Arty Summer Fun Club
Suitable for 5-11yrs
Monday 3rd – Friday 7th August 9am-3pm
Déda, Queen’s Leisure Centre and Derby Gymnastics Club have collaborated to create an action-packed week with swimming, games, dodgeball, trampolining, street dance and sports-themed craft workshops. This is the perfect week for all children who are bursting with energy and who love messy craft activities.
What’s not to love!

Get Crafty & Move Summer Fun Club
Suitable for 5-11yrs
Monday 10th – Friday 14th August 9am-3pm
A fun-packed week of crafty creations led by local artist Theresa Hempsall and movement workshops with professional dance artists. Children will work together to create a fun performance piece with handmade props. They will also create work to exhibit in a Déda public exhibition.
It may get messy so please wear suitable clothes!

AcroCircus Skills Summer Fun Club
Monday 17th August- Friday 21st August
This year we have introduced exciting aerial and acrobatic workshops into our Summer Fun Club schedule. Your children can experience a fun-filled week led by professional artists who will be teaching acrobatic, aerial and clowning skills. They will get the opportunity to use our new aerial equipment (hoops, trapeze and silks). It will be a runaway week at the circus! Strictly for 7-12 year olds

For more information, contact the Box Office on 01332 370911
Déda, Chapel St, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, DE1 3GU. www.deda.uk.com

To ensure children have a fabulous time we have small classes of 25 max per summer fun club.

Booking essential!














View more Details
Jameson Whisky Tasting
05/08/2015 - 05/08/2015
The Distillery
Whisky Lovers we have a tasting experience for you! Uk Jameson brand ambassador will be here to talk and taste you through the Jameson family. £20 per person, already limited spaces remain.

To secure a space email Hello@thedistilleryderby.co.uk or call 01332 293899
View more Details
Quiz Night
05/08/2015 - 05/08/2015
Blessington Carriage
The Bless Quiz takes place every wednesday. there are great prizes to be won such as £50 drinks vouchers, £10 drinks vouchers, and bottles of wine.  We also give away spot prizes throughout the quiz.

The quiz itself features a picture round and a music intro's round.

Also included is The Bless' 'Play Your Cards Right' where you get the chance to win BIG MONEY, just for guessing higher or lower with a set of cards. the highest jackpot we have reached is £230, you have to be in it to win it, so don't miss out.
View more Details
Cathedral Quarter Lunchtime walk
06/08/2015 - 08/10/2015
Cathedral Quarter Lunchtime Walks
Join local historian and television personality, Richard Felix, for a walk around Derby's historic Cathedral Quarter and learn about Derby's surprising place national and world history. 

Thursdays at 12pm 
Tickets: £6 
No advanced booking necessary, meet outside the Cathedral at 11.45
View more Details
Family Friday: Nature Takeover
07/08/2015 - 07/08/2015
Derby Museum and Art Gallery

Family Friday: Nature Takeover Day!
Friday 7 August

11am-4pm

 

Join us for bug hunts in Pickford’s House, live animal handling thanks to Wildlife Workshops in the Museum & Art Gallery and animal themed making activities at The Silk Mill.

 

Come along dressed as your favourite animal for an extra special prize!

 

- Museum & Art Gallery

Live animals will take over our galleries as we welcome our friends from Wildlife Workshops. Come and meet the animals – and create your very own animal mask to take home.

- The Silk Mill

Come and make a birdhouse on the Maker Bar that you can take home to encourage wildlife in to your own

 

- Pickford’s House

Take an activity plant pot in to the garden to create a view finder to discover bugs and draw the flowers in the garden.

View more Details
CQ Saturdays - Street Circus
08/08/2015 - 08/08/2015
CQ Saturdays - Street Circus

Roll up Roll up and join Changofuego and friends on the 2nd Saturday in the month from May to September.  Come and watch a variety of Street Circus and theatre acts.

11am – 4pm


In August we present:

- Gerry Flanagan – clowning, acrobatics and comedy

- One more act TBC

Plus our resident fire artist and compère ChangoFuego who returns to delight and thrill in his arena of danger.


View more Details
Excite & LIPA 4:19
08/08/2015 - 05/02/2027
Derby College - Joseph Wright Centre

t Derby College promises to bring a little extra excitement into your family's weekends.  Call 0796609949 now for start dates.

Excite Courses

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

EXCITE - Games Design

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Media 

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Art

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Fashion

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Music Technology 

JWC

4

4

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Youth Chior

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 11.30 to 13.00

3.50(Weekly)


LIPA Courses

The Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (LIPA)

Derby College has teamed up with the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA) - which was co-founded by Sir Paul McCartney - to open a part-time performing arts academy in the city. Children and young people can unleash their creativity and develop their talent at a range of inspiring LIPA Academy singing, dancing and acting sessions which take place on Saturdays during term time.

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

4:19 Musical Theatre Summer School for 7 - 16 Year Olds

JWC

1

30

Mon - Fri 9.30 - 15.30

150

4-19 April Term 12-16 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 7-11 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 4-6 Years

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 10:00 to 11:30

150


To register your interest or book a place contact us on: 07966 099949 or via email: 4-19Admin@derby-college.ac.uk

 

Performing Arts Classes

Derby College is pleased to be delivering part-time performing arts classes for young people aged 4-19 through LIPA 4:19. The classes will take place on Saturdays at the Joseph Wright Centre.

View more Details
SUNDAY OPENING
09/08/2015 - 08/10/2017
Giorgio Reggiani

 DUE TO DEMAND FROM OUR CLIENTS WE NOW OPEN MOST    SUNDAYS.
  11 am.  TO 4.30 pm.

  CONTACT THE STORE IF MAKING A SPECIAL JOURNEY

  01332 381161 
   
View more Details
Summer Fun Clubs
10/08/2015 - 04/09/2015
CUBE Cafe
Summer Fun Clubs
This year we are holding 4 exciting, fun filled weeks of activities for your little ones. We want to make the holiday as pain free for parents and super fun for children. You can rest easy knowing your child will enjoy every moment of their summer holidays while learning new skills and making new friends.

£99 per week includes homemade lunches, snacks and drinks. You just need to drop off and pick up your child.

Suitable for children aged 5-11 yrs OR 7-12yrs. Limited places are available.
To book your child on one or more of the Summer Clubs, please contact the


Young Performers Summer Fun Club
Suitable for 5-11yrs
Monday 27th-Friday 31st July 9am-3pm
A great opportunity for children who love to perform or for those who need a confidence boost. Led by London-based theatre company Siteline Productions, this inspiring week will be all singing and dancing. Children will get involved in all aspects of performance from writing their own play, casting, prop making and performing. A performance will be held at the end of the week for
family and friends. Step into the spotlight!

Active ’n’ Arty Summer Fun Club
Suitable for 5-11yrs
Monday 3rd – Friday 7th August 9am-3pm
Déda, Queen’s Leisure Centre and Derby Gymnastics Club have collaborated to create an action-packed week with swimming, games, dodgeball, trampolining, street dance and sports-themed craft workshops. This is the perfect week for all children who are bursting with energy and who love messy craft activities.
What’s not to love!

Get Crafty & Move Summer Fun Club
Suitable for 5-11yrs
Monday 10th – Friday 14th August 9am-3pm
A fun-packed week of crafty creations led by local artist Theresa Hempsall and movement workshops with professional dance artists. Children will work together to create a fun performance piece with handmade props. They will also create work to exhibit in a Déda public exhibition.
It may get messy so please wear suitable clothes!

AcroCircus Skills Summer Fun Club
Monday 17th August- Friday 21st August
This year we have introduced exciting aerial and acrobatic workshops into our Summer Fun Club schedule. Your children can experience a fun-filled week led by professional artists who will be teaching acrobatic, aerial and clowning skills. They will get the opportunity to use our new aerial equipment (hoops, trapeze and silks). It will be a runaway week at the circus! Strictly for 7-12 year olds

For more information, contact the Box Office on 01332 370911
Déda, Chapel St, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, DE1 3GU. www.deda.uk.com

To ensure children have a fabulous time we have small classes of 25 max per summer fun club.

Booking essential!














View more Details
Quiz Night
12/08/2015 - 12/08/2015
Blessington Carriage
The Bless Quiz takes place every wednesday. there are great prizes to be won such as £50 drinks vouchers, £10 drinks vouchers, and bottles of wine.  We also give away spot prizes throughout the quiz.

The quiz itself features a picture round and a music intro's round.

Also included is The Bless' 'Play Your Cards Right' where you get the chance to win BIG MONEY, just for guessing higher or lower with a set of cards. the highest jackpot we have reached is £230, you have to be in it to win it, so don't miss out.
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TALK: The Last Grand Tourists
12/08/2015 - 12/08/2015
Derby Museum and Art Gallery

The Last Grand Tourists

Wednesday 12 August

2-3pm

FREE

 

Jonathan Wallis, Head of Museums, offers this fascinating insight in to the last of the Grand Tourists.

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Cathedral Quarter Lunchtime walk
13/08/2015 - 15/10/2015
Cathedral Quarter Lunchtime Walks
Join local historian and television personality, Richard Felix, for a walk around Derby's historic Cathedral Quarter and learn about Derby's surprising place national and world history. 

Thursdays at 12pm 
Tickets: £6 
No advanced booking necessary, meet outside the Cathedral at 11.45
View more Details
Collections Revealed
14/08/2015 - 14/08/2015
The Silk Mill

Collections Revealed: Silk Production

Friday 14 August

1-3pm

The Silk Mill

 

Join us for Collections Revealed, a unique opportunity to explore the stores at The Silk Mill – a rare opportunity to gain public access to the spectacular collections housed on site. Daniel Martin, Curator of Making, will reveal the hidden histories behind the Silk Mill’s history of silk production, showcasing fascinating objects during a store tour and an illuminating talk.

 

FREE

Suitable for teenagers and adults

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CQ Saturdays Handcrafted at the Cathedral Quarter
15/08/2015 - 15/08/2015
CQ Saturdays- Handcrafted at the Cathedral Quarter

CQ Saturdays – Handcrafted at the Cathedral Quarter are held on the third Saturday of every month in the Guildhall Arches between 10am and 4pm featuring stalls, workshops and taster sessions

They are organized by arts promoters Furthest From the Sea and supported by the Cathedral Quarter as part of the CQ Saturdays series of events and by Derby City Council

Items for sale are all handmade locally and vary from paintings, paper cut items, unusual toys, fashion, jewellery, and many more. Please contact Furthest From the Sea if you’d like more information about a particular month.


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Excite & LIPA 4:19
15/08/2015 - 12/02/2027
Derby College - Joseph Wright Centre

t Derby College promises to bring a little extra excitement into your family's weekends.  Call 0796609949 now for start dates.

Excite Courses

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

EXCITE - Games Design

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Media 

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Art

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Fashion

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Music Technology 

JWC

4

4

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Youth Chior

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 11.30 to 13.00

3.50(Weekly)


LIPA Courses

The Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (LIPA)

Derby College has teamed up with the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA) - which was co-founded by Sir Paul McCartney - to open a part-time performing arts academy in the city. Children and young people can unleash their creativity and develop their talent at a range of inspiring LIPA Academy singing, dancing and acting sessions which take place on Saturdays during term time.

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

4:19 Musical Theatre Summer School for 7 - 16 Year Olds

JWC

1

30

Mon - Fri 9.30 - 15.30

150

4-19 April Term 12-16 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 7-11 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 4-6 Years

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 10:00 to 11:30

150


To register your interest or book a place contact us on: 07966 099949 or via email: 4-19Admin@derby-college.ac.uk

 

Performing Arts Classes

Derby College is pleased to be delivering part-time performing arts classes for young people aged 4-19 through LIPA 4:19. The classes will take place on Saturdays at the Joseph Wright Centre.

View more Details
CQ Saturdays presents Knickerbocker Glorious
15/08/2015 - 15/08/2015
CQ Saturdays - Knickerbocker Glorious
CQ Saturdays presents – ‘Knickerbocker Glorious’ 11am-3pm 
A host of musicians, comedians, poets and dancers will take their place on stage at the Waterfall in the Market Place. A sweet layered stack of free live performance with an abundance of acoustic music, a generous measure of performing arts all topped off with a liberal sprinkling of comedy family entertainment. 
View more Details
CQ Saturdays presents Knickerbocker Glorious
15/08/2015 - 15/08/2015
CQ Saturdays - Knickerbocker Glorious
CQ Saturdays presents – ‘Knickerbocker Glorious’ 11am-3pm 
A host of musicians, comedians, poets and dancers will take their place on stage at the Waterfall in the Market Place. A sweet layered stack of free live performance with an abundance of acoustic music, a generous measure of performing arts all topped off with a liberal sprinkling of comedy family entertainment. 

Please note that details will vary on the following dates:
April 18 - Event will take place on Cornmarket to leave a clear path for St George's Day celebrations. 

July 18th - Event will finish at 2.30pm to make way for the annual Caribbean Carnival

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SUNDAY OPENING
16/08/2015 - 15/10/2017
Giorgio Reggiani

 DUE TO DEMAND FROM OUR CLIENTS WE NOW OPEN MOST    SUNDAYS.
  11 am.  TO 4.30 pm.

  CONTACT THE STORE IF MAKING A SPECIAL JOURNEY

  01332 381161 
   
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The Farmers Market
16/08/2015 - 14/02/2016
Derby Live
Every third Thursday of the month.

A unique range of fresh produce is available at our bustling Farmers' Market, including locally and internationally sourced produce..

With a wide variety of stalls, all fronted by local businesses, our Farmers’ Market offers a diverse range of locally and internationally sourced produce. Take something mouth-watering home for dinner as a selection of homemade pies, Japanese cuisine and organic meats are on offer, or treat yourself to a lunch time snack as a selection of delicious cakes and pastries are available.

You can also do your weekly fresh vegetable shop as there’s plenty to choose from including potatoes, carrots and leeks. Whilst you’re there you can stock up on essentials like cheese, eggs and freshly baked bread…what’s not to love!

For those adventurous types you can find stalls selling exotic meats such as buffalo burgers, crocodile sausages, ostrich and kangaroo.

It’s not just food you’ll find at our bustling market; pick up something to brighten up the garden as a stall selling flowers and plants is sure to tempt your fancy.
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Summer Fun Clubs
17/08/2015 - 11/09/2015
CUBE Cafe
Summer Fun Clubs
This year we are holding 4 exciting, fun filled weeks of activities for your little ones. We want to make the holiday as pain free for parents and super fun for children. You can rest easy knowing your child will enjoy every moment of their summer holidays while learning new skills and making new friends.

£99 per week includes homemade lunches, snacks and drinks. You just need to drop off and pick up your child.

Suitable for children aged 5-11 yrs OR 7-12yrs. Limited places are available.
To book your child on one or more of the Summer Clubs, please contact the


Young Performers Summer Fun Club
Suitable for 5-11yrs
Monday 27th-Friday 31st July 9am-3pm
A great opportunity for children who love to perform or for those who need a confidence boost. Led by London-based theatre company Siteline Productions, this inspiring week will be all singing and dancing. Children will get involved in all aspects of performance from writing their own play, casting, prop making and performing. A performance will be held at the end of the week for
family and friends. Step into the spotlight!

Active ’n’ Arty Summer Fun Club
Suitable for 5-11yrs
Monday 3rd – Friday 7th August 9am-3pm
Déda, Queen’s Leisure Centre and Derby Gymnastics Club have collaborated to create an action-packed week with swimming, games, dodgeball, trampolining, street dance and sports-themed craft workshops. This is the perfect week for all children who are bursting with energy and who love messy craft activities.
What’s not to love!

Get Crafty & Move Summer Fun Club
Suitable for 5-11yrs
Monday 10th – Friday 14th August 9am-3pm
A fun-packed week of crafty creations led by local artist Theresa Hempsall and movement workshops with professional dance artists. Children will work together to create a fun performance piece with handmade props. They will also create work to exhibit in a Déda public exhibition.
It may get messy so please wear suitable clothes!

AcroCircus Skills Summer Fun Club
Monday 17th August- Friday 21st August
This year we have introduced exciting aerial and acrobatic workshops into our Summer Fun Club schedule. Your children can experience a fun-filled week led by professional artists who will be teaching acrobatic, aerial and clowning skills. They will get the opportunity to use our new aerial equipment (hoops, trapeze and silks). It will be a runaway week at the circus! Strictly for 7-12 year olds

For more information, contact the Box Office on 01332 370911
Déda, Chapel St, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, DE1 3GU. www.deda.uk.com

To ensure children have a fabulous time we have small classes of 25 max per summer fun club.

Booking essential!














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Quiz Night
19/08/2015 - 19/08/2015
Blessington Carriage
The Bless Quiz takes place every wednesday. there are great prizes to be won such as £50 drinks vouchers, £10 drinks vouchers, and bottles of wine.  We also give away spot prizes throughout the quiz.

The quiz itself features a picture round and a music intro's round.

Also included is The Bless' 'Play Your Cards Right' where you get the chance to win BIG MONEY, just for guessing higher or lower with a set of cards. the highest jackpot we have reached is £230, you have to be in it to win it, so don't miss out.
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TALK: Wright in Italy
19/08/2015 - 19/08/2015
Derby Museum and Art Gallery

Wright in Italy

Wednesday 19 August

Derby Museum & Art Gallery

2-3pm

FREE

 

Lucy Bamford, Senior Curator of Art, discusses Wright’s influential tour of Italy between 1774 and 1775. 

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Cathedral Quarter Lunchtime walk
20/08/2015 - 22/10/2015
Cathedral Quarter Lunchtime Walks
Join local historian and television personality, Richard Felix, for a walk around Derby's historic Cathedral Quarter and learn about Derby's surprising place national and world history. 

Thursdays at 12pm 
Tickets: £6 
No advanced booking necessary, meet outside the Cathedral at 11.45
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Model Railway
21/08/2015 - 21/08/2015
The Silk Mill

Model Railway

Friday 21 August

1-5pm

The Silk Mill

 

See our beautifully crafted model railway in action and take part in some transport themed craft activities.

 

FREE

Suitable for all

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Swap Shop for Tots
21/08/2015 - 21/08/2015
CUBE Cafe
Swap Shop for Tots
Update your child's wardrobe for FREE over a cup of tea.

1st Tuesday of each month at 11am

Bring along good quality, nearly new children's wear and baby clothes (0-3 years old) and swap them for something new to you.

Spread the word and bring your friends. Enjoy our child-friendly space and delicious menu. 

For more details and the Do's and Don't visit our website www.deda.uk.com/cube or call us on 01332 374664
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Summer Market
22/08/2015 - 23/08/2015
Falcon Food and Spirits
Swarkestone Garden Centre holds some great events and we are happy to announce that we are going to be at their Summer Market in August. 

www.gardencentrederby.co.uk
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Summer Fair
22/08/2015 - 23/08/2015
Gnarly and Co
Swarkestone Garden Centre holds some great events and we are happy to announce that we are going to be at their Summer Market in August. 

www.gardencentrederby.co.uk
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Pickford's House Summer Spectacular
22/08/2015 - 22/08/2015
Derby Museum and Art Gallery

Pickford’s House Summer Spectacular

Saturday 22 August

10am-4pm

Pickford's House

Pickford’s House will burst into life with the hustle and bustle of a busy Georgian market. Meet magicians and traditional street vendors, have a go at Georgian crafts, play 18th century inspired games and enjoy a cup of tea in the summer garden.

 

FREE

Suitable for all

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Excite & LIPA 4:19
22/08/2015 - 19/02/2027
Derby College - Joseph Wright Centre

t Derby College promises to bring a little extra excitement into your family's weekends.  Call 0796609949 now for start dates.

Excite Courses

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

EXCITE - Games Design

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Media 

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Art

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Fashion

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Music Technology 

JWC

4

4

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Youth Chior

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 11.30 to 13.00

3.50(Weekly)


LIPA Courses

The Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (LIPA)

Derby College has teamed up with the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA) - which was co-founded by Sir Paul McCartney - to open a part-time performing arts academy in the city. Children and young people can unleash their creativity and develop their talent at a range of inspiring LIPA Academy singing, dancing and acting sessions which take place on Saturdays during term time.

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

4:19 Musical Theatre Summer School for 7 - 16 Year Olds

JWC

1

30

Mon - Fri 9.30 - 15.30

150

4-19 April Term 12-16 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 7-11 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 4-6 Years

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 10:00 to 11:30

150


To register your interest or book a place contact us on: 07966 099949 or via email: 4-19Admin@derby-college.ac.uk

 

Performing Arts Classes

Derby College is pleased to be delivering part-time performing arts classes for young people aged 4-19 through LIPA 4:19. The classes will take place on Saturdays at the Joseph Wright Centre.

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CQ Saturdays - Street Theatre
22/08/2015 - 22/08/2015
CQ Saturdays - Street Theatre

Be entertained by the performances of our Edwardian Street Theatre as they wander around the Cathedral Quarter  

11am – 3pm

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SUNDAY OPENING
23/08/2015 - 22/10/2017
Giorgio Reggiani

 DUE TO DEMAND FROM OUR CLIENTS WE NOW OPEN MOST    SUNDAYS.
  11 am.  TO 4.30 pm.

  CONTACT THE STORE IF MAKING A SPECIAL JOURNEY

  01332 381161 
   
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Quiz Night
26/08/2015 - 26/08/2015
Blessington Carriage
The Bless Quiz takes place every wednesday. there are great prizes to be won such as £50 drinks vouchers, £10 drinks vouchers, and bottles of wine.  We also give away spot prizes throughout the quiz.

The quiz itself features a picture round and a music intro's round.

Also included is The Bless' 'Play Your Cards Right' where you get the chance to win BIG MONEY, just for guessing higher or lower with a set of cards. the highest jackpot we have reached is £230, you have to be in it to win it, so don't miss out.
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Book Club @ Cube
27/08/2015 - 27/08/2015
CUBE Cafe
Join us for a sociable evening of books. 
Choose ONE title per month from the list below, then come and discuss it. 

July 30th 
Stuffocation by James Wallman
Without You, There Is No Us by Suki Kim 

August 27th 
Suite Francaise by Iréne Némirovsky 
Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal by Jeanette Winterson

September 24th 
Grace Williams Says It Loud by Emma Henderson 
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy by John Le Carré

Free Event 

All Welcome  
 
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Cathedral Quarter Lunchtime walk
27/08/2015 - 29/10/2015
Cathedral Quarter Lunchtime Walks
Join local historian and television personality, Richard Felix, for a walk around Derby's historic Cathedral Quarter and learn about Derby's surprising place national and world history. 

Thursdays at 12pm 
Tickets: £6 
No advanced booking necessary, meet outside the Cathedral at 11.45
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Excite & LIPA 4:19
29/08/2015 - 26/02/2027
Derby College - Joseph Wright Centre

t Derby College promises to bring a little extra excitement into your family's weekends.  Call 0796609949 now for start dates.

Excite Courses

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

EXCITE - Games Design

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Media 

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Art

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Fashion

JWC

4

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Music Technology 

JWC

4

4

Sat 9:30 to 12:30

50

EXCITE - Youth Chior

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 11.30 to 13.00

3.50(Weekly)


LIPA Courses

The Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (LIPA)

Derby College has teamed up with the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA) - which was co-founded by Sir Paul McCartney - to open a part-time performing arts academy in the city. Children and young people can unleash their creativity and develop their talent at a range of inspiring LIPA Academy singing, dancing and acting sessions which take place on Saturdays during term time.

Course title

Location

Weeks

Hrs/Week

Days/Times

Tuition(£)

4:19 Musical Theatre Summer School for 7 - 16 Year Olds

JWC

1

30

Mon - Fri 9.30 - 15.30

150

4-19 April Term 12-16 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 7-11 Years

JWC

12

3

Sat 9:30 to 12:45

285

4-19 April Term 4-6 Years

JWC

12

1.5

Sat 10:00 to 11:30

150


To register your interest or book a place contact us on: 07966 099949 or via email: 4-19Admin@derby-college.ac.uk

 

Performing Arts Classes

Derby College is pleased to be delivering part-time performing arts classes for young people aged 4-19 through LIPA 4:19. The classes will take place on Saturdays at the Joseph Wright Centre.

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SUNDAY OPENING
30/08/2015 - 29/10/2017
Giorgio Reggiani

 DUE TO DEMAND FROM OUR CLIENTS WE NOW OPEN MOST    SUNDAYS.
  11 am.  TO 4.30 pm.

  CONTACT THE STORE IF MAKING A SPECIAL JOURNEY

  01332 381161 
   
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Derby Performance Poets
30/08/2015 - 30/08/2015
CUBE Cafe
Derby Performance poets 
First Thursday of every month 7.30-9.30 pm 
Come along and listen or perform your own poetry in front of an enthusiastic crowd. 
Delicious food an drink will be available all evening. 

Dates for the diary :
August 6th NO EVENT 

September 3rd 
Travel yourself interesting; this months theme is 
Foreign Travel and Holidays 

October 1st 
In conjunction with National Poetry week on the 8th our theme is Light. 

All Welcome to this Free Event 



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