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Special Constables & Convicts

Prison and Police Museum, Ripon

A week of activities at the Prison and Police and Workhouse Museums themed around early policeman and prisoners. Family activities include dressing up in an early police uniform ...

Zombie Survival run for your life - Yorkshire

Ripley Castle, Harrogate

The superb concept of the Zombie Survival - run for your life, adds excitement, fun and realism to what is probably the UK's best Zombie themed run. 5km of adrenaline filled ...

Terry Pratchett's Wyrd Sisters

The Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond in North Yorks

Terry Pratchett takes Shakespeare's Macbeth and then turns it up 'till the knob comes off. It's all there - a wicked duke and duchess, the ghost of the murdered king, dim soldiers, ...

Cakes and Ale

The Workhouse Museum, Ripon

Get your aprons on and find out all about the Workhouse "treats". What foods were inmates allowed? Have a go at brewing small beer, which was what Workhouse women and children ...

Bee Busy!

The Workhouse Museum, Ripon

With the summer hum of honey bees in the Workhouse Garden find out what flowers attract bees and why Workhouses often had beehives, sometimes in their roofs. Traditional activities include flower pressing, felt birds and wax candle making, as well as storytelling and a ‘hunt the honeybee trail’. Meet the beekeeper from Harrogate Beekeepers

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 11:00-15:00

Location: The Workhouse Museum, Allhallowgate, Ripon, HG41LE

Creative Age

ARC, Stockton-on-Tees

Join us for lively and supportive creative sessions, designed for people living with the early stages of dementia and their carers. Activities will be sociable and develop creativity. Every few months, we will explore a different creative activity. Over time, you will have the opportunity to try a variety of activities such as storytelling

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates:    Times: 10:00-11:30

Location: ARC, 60 Dovecot Street, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1LL

Zumba

ARC, Stockton-on-Tees

Fracture Fitness present Zumba - pretty much the most awesome workout ever. Dance to great music, with great people, and burn a ton of calories without even realising it. The class is instructed by Mattie who really pushes you, while also being brilliant fun. Zumba is a fun, fabulous and fiery fitness experience. Mattie has added his own twist to

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates:    Times: 18:30-19:30

Location: ARC, 60 Dovecot Street, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1LL

Silver Ballet Pilates

ARC, Stockton-on-Tees

Explore a mix of basic ballet moves and pilates techniques to stretch, tone and mobilise the body. The session will help to improve balance, flexibility, posture and fluidity of movement. Developing a feeling of relaxation and grace through dance and exercise. Led by highly qualified ballet and pilates teacher Sarah Hearn who conducts classes

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates:    Times: 11:30-12:30

Location: ARC, 60 Dovecot Street, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1LL

Silver Shapers

ARC, Stockton-on-Tees

A fun and gentle exercise class focusing on safe methods to tone and stretch all muscle groups with emphasis on balance, coordination, posture, core structure and brain training. In each class participants are taught exercises and stretches for major muscle groups and exercises that help with activities of daily living. Balance training is also

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates:    Times: 10:00-11:00

Location: ARC, 60 Dovecot Street, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1LL

SIRF's Up: 10 Years, 4 Cameras, 1 Festival - an Exhibition by Adam Parkin

ARC, Stockton-on-Tees

Local photographer Adam Parkin is set to host his second solo exhibition in summer 2016. Adam graduated in 2010 from Cleveland College of Art and Design with a BA (Hons) in Photography. Since then he has combined his creativity with his passion for the local area supporting I Love Stockton Me and many other community projects and events. Adam

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: ARC, 60 Dovecot Street, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1LL

Summer Kaos

ARC, Stockton-on-Tees

After an awesome five days of dance and an amazing show last summer Urban Kaos are back to do it all again! Start the holidays in style.... Meet new friends, learn routines with a signature 'Kaos' twist and perform at the end of the week on ARC's main stage. This year we're taking inspiration from music of legends! Prepare to dance your

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 10:00-15:00

Location: ARC, 60 Dovecot Street, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1LL

Spot on the Wall

The Station, Richmond in North Yorks

Our popular open art exhibition returns for another year. Visitors will enjoy an ever-changing display of work from amateur and professional artists. The exhibition takes over every part of our gallery space, and all the work is for sale. Artists book a spot on our wall or hire a cabinet to display their work, then hold their breath and

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: The Station, Station Yard, Richmond in North Yorks, DL104LD

Paint Her to Your Own Mind

Shandy Hall Gallery, Coxwold

'Paint Her to Your Own Mind' invites 147 artists / writers to join in creating 147 different representations of beauty on the blank page - responding to Sterne's request in vol VI of Tristram Shandy : 'Sit down, Sir, paint her to your own mind—as like your mistress as you can —as unlike your wife as your conscience will let you—‘tis all

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:30-16:30

Location: Shandy Hall Gallery, Coxwold, Coxwold, YO61 4AD

Richmondshire Museum, Richmond in North Yorks

Art Fraud, Fiction or Inspiration, with John Nicholson

Category: Talks, Meetings & Business
Dates:    Times: 19:00

Location: Richmondshire Museum, Ryders Wynd, Richmond in North Yorks, DH10 4JA

Sherburn Village WMC, Sherburn

Country & Line Dance Club

Category: Music - Country
Dates:    Times: 18:30

Location: Sherburn Village WMC, Front Street, Sherburn, DH6 1HB

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Joe Cornish Gallery, Northallerton

Susan is a landscape photographer from County Durham. Since her retirement, she has had more time to devote to photography, expanding her photographic skills and developing her own personal style. Susan’s inspiration is drawn from the colours and moods to be found around sunrise and sunset and the water patterns and abstracts formed in lakes,

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 09:00-17:00

Location: Joe Cornish Gallery, Register House, Northallerton, DL6 1NA

Rocket science family fun

RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Harrogate

Embark on an out-of-this-world adventure as the RHS' northernmost garden goes intergalactic to celebrate the RHS Campaign for School Gardening Rocket Science campaign. Every day Follow our Space Mission to Mars garden trail! Find the space facts, solve puzzles and reveal the secret launch code. Visit our woodland space station, complete

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Crag Lane, Harrogate, HG31QB

Richmondshire Museum, Richmond in North Yorks

Richmondshire Museum Fundraising Lecture

Category: Talks, Meetings & Business
Dates:    Times: 19:00

Location: Richmondshire Museum, Ryders Wynd, Richmond in North Yorks, DL10 4JA

Pannett Art Gallery, Whitby

installation by Pippa Hale

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Pannett Art Gallery, Pannett Park, Whitby, YO211RE

Northdale Horticulture, Northallerton

Northdale Horticulture are hosting bugs and beasties themed summer holiday activities. These include crafts, mini beast safari, mini beast treasure hunt, make a bug hotel, and den building. These activities run daily from 25th July to 5th September from 10am to 4pm.

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 10:00-16:00

Location: Northdale Horticulture, Yafforth Road, Northallerton, DL7 0LQ

Joe Cornish Gallery, Northallerton

potters include Jenny Morten, Alison Brayshaw, Beverley Porter and many more

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Joe Cornish Gallery, Zetland Street, Northallerton, DL6 1NA

Outdoor Theatre with Common Ground Theatre - The Lumberjills

Dalby Forest, Pickering

YORK company Common Ground Theatre will present the outdoor theatre experience The Lumberjills in the Forestry Commission woods of Dalby Forest, near Thornton le Dale, this summer. Written by York playwright and actress Hannah Davies and directed by company co-director Tom Cornford, this 75-minute play takes place in a woodland glade and tells

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 18:00

Location: Dalby Forest, Pickering, Pickering, YO187LT

Boogie Bounce

Bells Fitness Shack, Richmond in North Yorks

A low impact workout, kind to your joints, suitable for all levels of fitness/ages. Don,t knock it till you have tried it. Warning you will sweat!!! FB msg Bells fitness Shack or Text:07850986769

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates:    Times: 18:00-19:00, 19:30-20:30

Location: Bells Fitness Shack, Unit 6 Borough Rd Gallowfields trading Estate, Richmond in North Yorks, Dl1o 4SX

Residential Tech Camp for Teens at Sedbergh

Sedbergh School, Sedbergh

Fire Tech Camp is one of the UK's leading providers of tech, code and making education, providing future-critical skills to young people. Children have a unique opportunity to go 'under the hood' of modern technology and create their own programs, games and custom-designed products. Using a project-based approach to learning, expert tutors are

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 09:30-17:00

Location: Sedbergh School, Station Road, Sedbergh, LA10 5HG

Residential Tech Camp for Teens at Sedbergh

Sedbergh School, Sedbergh

Fire Tech Camp is one of the UK's leading providers of tech, code and making education, providing future-critical skills to young people. Children have a unique opportunity to go 'under the hood' of modern technology and create their own programs, games and custom-designed products. Using a project-based approach to learning, expert tutors are

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 21:30

Location: Sedbergh School, Station Road, Sedbergh, LA10 5HG

Kate Whiteford: False Perspectives

Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate

This summer is the 300th anniversary of the birth of the great landscape gardener Capability Brown. To mark this key event the Mercer Art Gallery has commissioned an exhibition of new work by contemporary artist Kate Whiteford OBE that looks at the way Capability Brown transformed the English landscape through the manipulation of scale and

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-17:00

Location: Mercer Art Gallery, Swan Road, Harrogate, HG12SA

Girl's Boxercise

The Clock, Thirsk

Come and build your confidence, get some exercise and most of all have fun at Girl's Boxercise Class. It takes place in The Methodist Church on St James Green in Thirsk every Tuesday between 5:30 and 6:15pm

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates:    Times: 17:30-18:15

Location: The Clock, Church Hall, Thirsk, YO7 1AQ

Noble Prospects: Capability Brown & the Yorkshire Landscape

Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate

An exhibition dedicated to the Yorkshire landscapes of legendary garden designer, Capability Brown, to mark the 300th anniversary of his birth. Capability Brown is the creator of some of Yorkshire’s most admired landscapes, and this unique exhibition brings together an intriguing collection of artworks, which reveal more about the designer and

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-17:00

Location: Mercer Art Gallery, Swan Road, Harrogate, HG12SA

Shaping the Body: Food, Fashion and Life

Castle Museum, York

An iron corset, crotchless pantaloons from the time of Jane Austen, bum rolls and a killer dress are a few of the items that will feature in this major new exhibition which charts the way fashion, food and fitness have shaped the body over the last 400 years. “In today’s selfie generation, it is said that we have become more image conscious

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Castle Museum, Eye of York, York, YO19RY

Rachel Gretton - Little Black Book

Rural Arts, The Courthouse, Thirsk

Specialising in kiln formed glass, Rachel Gretton’s new body of work reflects on relationships, communication and the use of language both spoken and unspoken. The act of penetrating glass forms with fragments of text is literally and metaphorically an act of vitrification, transforming the everyday speech that passes between us. Rachel has an

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-16:30

Location: Rural Arts, The Courthouse, Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QS

Truth and Memory: British Art of the First World War

Art Gallery, York

The largest touring exhibition of British First World War Art for almost 100 years will go on show at York Art Gallery in 2016. IWM London’s Truth and Memory is a major retrospective that comprises over 60 works and features some of the most iconic images to emerge from the First World War, including paintings by Paul Nash, Percy Wyndham Lewis,

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Art Gallery, York, York, YO30 7DR

Brandreth Bears at Newby Hall

Newby Hall & Gardens, Ripon

Gyles Brandreth’s 1,000 strong collection of teddy bears is going on permanent public display at Newby Hall. Bear lovers of all ages will be able to get ‘up close and pawsonal’ with world famous bears including the original star of the Paddington animated TV series; Sooty; Muppet Show stalwart Fozzie and Children in Need’s Pudsey Bear.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Newby Hall & Gardens, Newby Hall, Ripon, Ripon, HG4 5AJ

Methodist CHurch Hall, Stokesley

Latin and World Music, 2 fully insured and qualified instructors ready to take you to the exercise party. It really is exercise in disguise. A great way to improve your fitness, meet new people and improve your wellbeing. Come along and give it a try.

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates:    Times: 09:30-10:20

Location: Methodist CHurch Hall, High Street , Stokesley, TS9 5AX



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