Category Archives: What’s on

Living without Piped Water – Villages Here & There

Saturday 19th January – Saturday 16th March

This new display shows what life was like for local people before piped water.  Find out too what life is like in villages around the world where there is still no piped water today.    The exhibition has been put together by a local WaterAid UK group.  The exhibition opens Saturday 19th January and runs until Saturday 16th March.

Free Admission

Jessica Cowsley

Jessica CowsleySaturday 20th January – Saturday 10th March

Every Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, 10am-4.45pm (last admission 4.30pm)

First solo exhibition by Jessica Cowsley, a talented emerging artist from Royston, who is studying Fine Art Painting and Drawing at the University of Northampton.

Her work is multi-disciplinary and explores organic structures and habitats, as well the life that may be found within them.

The exhibition will feature a range of mixed media artworks and ceramics.

Admission Free.

 

 

Royston Photographic Society

Royston Photographic SocietySaturday 17th March – Saturday 19th May

Every Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, 10am-4.45pm (last admission 4.30pm)

Our annual showcase of over 60 images from these very talented local amateur and professional photographers.

Royston Photographic Society are this year celebrating 30 years of their Society.

Admission Free.

 

Adult Movement Class

Every Friday, 11:15 am to 12 pm.

Upcoming dates:  

January 18      January 25

February 1    February 8   February 15

March 1   March 8   March 15   March 22   March 29

Carrie Washington from BEEE Creative leads a dance and movement workshop catered for older adults, with all ages welcome. These fun, creative dance sessions are suitable for anyone with an interest in movement – all abilities are welcome and no previous experience necessary. Meet new people and keep fit and healthy. Coffee and tea will be served following the class.

This event is free to attend, although donations are welcome. Space is limited so please book ahead!

To book please click on your preferred date and fill out the form at the bottom of the page.

Lino Printing Sessions

One Tuesday a month

Next sessions: 

Tuesday 15th January,

10am-12.30pm

2-4 pm

In this unique workshop, Liz Beardwell shows you how to use our Victorian printing press to produce your own unique lino cut prints. You’ll design and cut your own image, and then paint and press it with out original press. Our 1855 press was used by the Royston Crow (formerly the Herts and Cambs Reporter) to print their newspapers up until 1968.

£5 per person. Booking Essential.

To book please click the preferred time and fill out the form at the bottom of the page.

Knit and Natter

Every Thursday from 10:30am and Saturdays from 2-4pm (all ages welcome).

Enjoy knitting? Would love to learn? Come along to our informal group and get those needles clicking.

Both groups are free to join and refreshments are provided.

Toddler Music and Dance

Every Friday, from 10 am to 11 am. 

Upcoming dates:  

January 18      January 25

February 1    February 8   February 15

March 1   March 8   March 15   March 22   March 29

Carrie Washington from BEEE Creative leads a toddler music and dance workshop themed around the museum’s collections. Suitable for under 5’s accompanied by an adult carer. Each session is unique and combines music, movement and storytelling. These relaxed and fun mornings are very popular and places are limited so please do check availability in advance.

Free, Booking Essential.

To book, please click on the desired date and fill out the booking form at the bottom of the page.