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For 2022 Manchester Museum is celebrating South Asian Heritage Month with an unmissable two-day festival featuring film, music, workshops and more. ​Until the Museum opens again next year, you can enjoy this year’s South Asian Heritage Month festival at the Whitworth. The two-day family event will take place on 22 & 23 July at the […]

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The Klezmer Tune Club brings together musicians (of any level or instrument) to explore songs from the klezmer tradition. At each session, participants will be taught a different klezmer song, to be played with a variety of instruments. There will also be a discussion around the history of the piece. Participants should bring their own […]

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Would you like to join in making costumes for a brand-new play all about Cheetham Hill Road? This summer the Royal Exchange Theatre will set up a mobile theatre, called ‘The Den’, at the Ukrainian Cultural Centre. From 29 July – 6 August, the pop-up performance space will host a number of events like family […]

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For 2022, Refugee Week runs from 20-26 June. And to mark the occasion, the People’s History Museum (PHM) will be holding a number of banner making workshops. Led by the artist Ibukun Baldwin, workshop attendees will create their very own beautiful ‘Welcome Banner’. The banner will then be displayed in Central Library during Refugee Week. […]

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A festival exploring climate change will take place across Greater Manchester from 8 – 12 June. With art exhibitions, talks and family activities, this is a festival for the whole community. There are also lots of ways to get involved – as a group or on your own. Events will mainly take place across four […]

Head down to the Jubilee Fun Day at David Lewis Recreation Ground. With a teddy bear picnic, mini Olympics and FC United, there are fun and games for all the family.  

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Now here’s an amazing opportunity to take up a new hobby… During this weekend course, you will learn the basics of beekeeping and also how to start up your own hive. The course will be delivered by the Manchester and District Beekeepers Association.  

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Would you like to find out more about bees and the life of a beekeeper? Well, every week – during the beekeeping season – The Manchester and District Beekeepers open the doors of the historical Dower House, home of the Heaton Park Bees. Inside, there is an observation hive – where you can get up […]

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Home of Manchester dance company, Company Chameleon. The Company delivers dance classes for all ages from their studio space in Openshaw. Company Chameleon also hosts dance events and offers studio space to hire.

THE ultimate guitar festival experience is back for 2022. Make your way to The Stoller Hall for three days of music, workshops and performance. The festival will host big guitar names like Sean Shibe, Daniel Martinez and Craig Ogden, as well as up-and-coming musicians. From classical and acoustic to electric, bass and flamenco, the festival […]