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If you’ve got a passion for gardening and love pottering outdoors, head to Debdale Park for ‘Green Fingers’. This is a unique project for adults with additional needs. The friendly group meet on a Wednesday/ Thursday every week.

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Do you want to join a new group, meet new people and learn new skills? Our Women’s Textile group is a great place to make new friends and practice your textile craft. Working with different artists and guest speakers, the group works on a variety of creative projects. We meet at the museum on the […]

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Would you like to be part of a theatre project that shares and celebrates the lives of older African and African Caribbean people? The Dream Project is an exciting new project for older people of African and African Caribbean heritage who live in Manchester. Each session will be led by theatre-maker Cheryl Martin. Participants will […]

Incredible Edibles are hosting Willow Wreath Workshops at The Stables in Heaton Park. Get creative as you make your own wreath from willow grown in Heaton Park Community Garden. You’ll be guided by Jay and Clare from Incredible Edible Heaton Park so you’re in safe hands. You can then enjoy decorating your festive wreath in […]

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It may be icy & freezing outside but you’re guaranteed a warm welcome at Newton Heath Library. Head to the library for a winter-themed storytime session. There will also be puppet stories – fun for children, families and grown-ups of all ages. No need to book – you can just drop in. Sessions are taking […]

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The National Football Museum will showcase a fascinating selection of photographs by Sefton Samuels. Visit with friends and family and share memories of football through the ages. The exhibition features photographs from the 1960s to 1980s. Back to the days of Bovril and pies, you’ll be able to see portraits of your favourite players as […]

Get into the festive swing of things with this free Christmas tree decorating event at Central Library. Round up the family for this special Christmas event. Join with some of Manchester’s communities in sharing their traditional Christmas crafts. You can also have a go at creating your own. No need to book – just drop […]

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Sit back and enjoy a live reading of Elizabeth Gaskell’s story about motherhood. This event will take place online – tune in from the comfort of your sofa. The reading will be followed by a short discussion.

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For a fun day out – head to the National Football Museum. Round up the family for a visit to England’s one and only National Football Museum. There are plenty of football-themed activities for families of all ages to enjoy.

Join the Friends of Broadhurst Clough for a special journey to identify the different forms of Fungi found in the area. Interesting stuff!