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Oil painting 8 week class for beginners and improvers
Art & Exhibitions
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Oil painting 8 week class for beginners and improvers

Have you always wanted to experiment with painting in oil, but you are not really sure where to start? 

  • 29/04/2024 - 01/07/2024
Fen Edge Festival
Art & Exhibitions
Comedy & Entertainment
Family Friendly
Festivals
Food & Drink
Free
Markets, Fetes & Fairs
Music
Sport
Theatre
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Fen Edge Festival

21st 22nd 23rd June 2024 // Cottenham Village Green, Cottenham Village College & Cottenham Community Centre. Live music, Food, Stalls, Activities, Performances, Fairground, Dog Show & much more!

  • 21/06/2024 - 23/06/2024
The Great Fen
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

The Great Fen

Listen to Henry Stanier from the Wildlife Trust talk about fenlands and the Great Fen, one of the largest restoration projects of its type in Europe.

  • 23/06/2024 - 23/06/2024
Cambridge Open Studios
Art & Exhibitions
Family Friendly
Festivals
Free
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Cambridge Open Studios

Our Cambridge Open Studios event runs over the first four weekends of July every year, and provides the opportunity to visit working studios, and buy art direct from the artists.

  • 06/07/2024 - 28/07/2024
Cambridge Dance Festival
Family Friendly
Festivals
Music
Theatre
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Cambridge Dance Festival

Creative dance workshops and stunning performances at Cambridge Dance Festival this July.

  • 07/07/2024 - 07/07/2024
Crafting Stories from Settings: Writing Workshop with Sophie Hampton
Art & Exhibitions
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Crafting Stories from Settings: Writing Workshop with Sophie Hampton

Join writer Sophie Hampton for a one-day writing workshop inspired by the setting of David Parr House.

  • 12/07/2024 - 12/07/2024
The Art of Bowl Turning with Jon Bailey
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The Art of Bowl Turning with Jon Bailey

Discover the Art of Bowl Turning at David Parr House with Jon Bailey. Unlock the ancient craft of bowl turning using a traditional pole lathe.

  • 13/07/2024 - 13/07/2024
Science on Sundays: July 2024
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Science on Sundays: July 2024

The extraordinary ecology of drylands. A talk by Dr Courtney Currier, Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge

  • 21/07/2024 - 21/07/2024
Summer School  2024
Art & Exhibitions
Festivals
Markets, Fetes & Fairs
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Summer School 2024

Discover and explore your creative talents! Spend some quality time learning a new skill or expanding the skills you already have at our Summer School for adult learners. You'll find some inspiring choices with something for everyone to kick off the summer, with workshops including: Guitar, Indian Cookery, Italian for holidays, Weaving, Drawing, Textiles, Upholstery, Dog Training, Skills Boot Camp and much more.

  • 22/07/2024 - 26/07/2024
Indian Cookery
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Indian Cookery

Indian Cookery Made Easy - 2 days Weds & Fri Come join us for a fun and interactive cooking experience where you'll learn the art of Indian cuisine in just 2 days!

  • 24/07/2024 - 26/07/2024
Mini Ceramic Pinch Pots with Daniela Stief
Art & Exhibitions
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Mini Ceramic Pinch Pots with Daniela Stief

Join ceramic artist, Daniela Stief to make patterned pinch pots and dishes with glazed glass interiors.

  • 24/07/2024 - 24/07/2024
Lino Block Printing Seed Packets with Nastasha Boyce
Art & Exhibitions
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Lino Block Printing Seed Packets with Nastasha Boyce

Inspired by the blossoming David Parr garden, spend an evening with printmaker Nastasha Boyce and create your own lino-block printed seed packets.

  • 24/07/2024 - 24/07/2024
Stained Glass
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Stained Glass

Come learn the basics of creating beautiful stained glass with us! Join us at our Summer School for a fun and creative workshop where you'll learn the basics of creating beautiful stained glass pieces using the copperfoil technique. No experience is necessary - this event is perfect for beginners looking to try something new and unleash their artistic side.

  • 25/07/2024 - 26/07/2024
Lino Block Printing Seed Packets with Nastasha Boyce
Art & Exhibitions
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Lino Block Printing Seed Packets with Nastasha Boyce

Inspired by the blossoming David Parr garden, spend an evening with printmaker Nastasha Boyce and create your own lino-block printed seed packets.

  • 31/07/2024 - 31/07/2024
Lino Block Printing Seed Packets with Nastasha Boyce
Art & Exhibitions
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Lino Block Printing Seed Packets with Nastasha Boyce

Inspired by the blossoming David Parr garden, spend an evening with printmaker Nastasha Boyce and create your own lino-block printed seed packets.

  • 31/07/2024 - 31/07/2024
Science on Sundays: August 2024
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Science on Sundays: August 2024

Engineering to study biology: building tools to study an economically important crop disease. A talk by Dr Olaf Kranse, Crop Science Centre, University of Cambridge.

  • 18/08/2024 - 18/08/2024
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Legendary rock band Pink Floyd has its roots in Cambridge, with members Syd Barrett, Roger Waters and David Gilmour born and raised in the city.