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October 2019

The Cemetery Club

Saturday, 19th October @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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16th - 26th Oct
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a story of three New York women who have known each other for years, Now that they’ve all reached widowhood, they make a monthly trip to the cemetery to visit their husbands’ graves. Their friendship becomes strained when one of them starts dating. Poignant, sweet and very funny This amateur production is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH LTD a Condord Theatrical Company VENUE Wigan Little Theatre PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 16 October 2019 – Saturday 26 October…

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The Cemetery Club

Sunday, 20th October @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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16th - 26th Oct
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a story of three New York women who have known each other for years, Now that they’ve all reached widowhood, they make a monthly trip to the cemetery to visit their husbands’ graves. Their friendship becomes strained when one of them starts dating. Poignant, sweet and very funny This amateur production is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH LTD a Condord Theatrical Company VENUE Wigan Little Theatre PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 16 October 2019 – Saturday 26 October…

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The Cemetery Club

Monday, 21st October @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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16th - 26th Oct
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a story of three New York women who have known each other for years, Now that they’ve all reached widowhood, they make a monthly trip to the cemetery to visit their husbands’ graves. Their friendship becomes strained when one of them starts dating. Poignant, sweet and very funny This amateur production is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH LTD a Condord Theatrical Company VENUE Wigan Little Theatre PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 16 October 2019 – Saturday 26 October…

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The Big Draw Art Camp

Tuesday, 22nd October @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Tuesday 22nd October – Thursday 24th October 10am-3pm each day This October half term we’re holding The Big Draw Art Camp, three days jam-packed full of creative activity for young people. Attendees will get to participate in six workshops led by local artists from Cross St Arts, during which they’ll have the opportunity to experiment with lots of different artforms including bookbinding, watercolour illustration, colourful abstract sculpture, and large-scale mark-making. They’ll also be involved in curating and making work for…

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The Cemetery Club

Tuesday, 22nd October @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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16th - 26th Oct
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a story of three New York women who have known each other for years, Now that they’ve all reached widowhood, they make a monthly trip to the cemetery to visit their husbands’ graves. Their friendship becomes strained when one of them starts dating. Poignant, sweet and very funny This amateur production is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH LTD a Condord Theatrical Company VENUE Wigan Little Theatre PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 16 October 2019 – Saturday 26 October…

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The Big Draw Art Camp

Wednesday, 23rd October @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Tuesday 22nd October – Thursday 24th October 10am-3pm each day This October half term we’re holding The Big Draw Art Camp, three days jam-packed full of creative activity for young people. Attendees will get to participate in six workshops led by local artists from Cross St Arts, during which they’ll have the opportunity to experiment with lots of different artforms including bookbinding, watercolour illustration, colourful abstract sculpture, and large-scale mark-making. They’ll also be involved in curating and making work for…

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Spooky Slimetacular

Wednesday, 23rd October @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Grand Arcade, 23 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 1BH United Kingdom

It’s Spooky Slime time at Grand Arcade this October Half Term. Come along to our FREE kids Club Slime workshop on Wednesday 23rd October between 11am and 4pm. Grab a Dr Slime lab coat and goggles and create ‘Spooky Slime’ with Lloyd Warbey from Disney’s Art Attack.🥽🧪 *Suitable for children 4 years and above with parental supervision

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The Cemetery Club

Wednesday, 23rd October @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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16th - 26th Oct
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a story of three New York women who have known each other for years, Now that they’ve all reached widowhood, they make a monthly trip to the cemetery to visit their husbands’ graves. Their friendship becomes strained when one of them starts dating. Poignant, sweet and very funny This amateur production is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH LTD a Condord Theatrical Company VENUE Wigan Little Theatre PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 16 October 2019 – Saturday 26 October…

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The Big Draw Art Camp

Thursday, 24th October @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Tuesday 22nd October – Thursday 24th October 10am-3pm each day This October half term we’re holding The Big Draw Art Camp, three days jam-packed full of creative activity for young people. Attendees will get to participate in six workshops led by local artists from Cross St Arts, during which they’ll have the opportunity to experiment with lots of different artforms including bookbinding, watercolour illustration, colourful abstract sculpture, and large-scale mark-making. They’ll also be involved in curating and making work for…

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The Cemetery Club

Thursday, 24th October @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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16th - 26th Oct
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a story of three New York women who have known each other for years, Now that they’ve all reached widowhood, they make a monthly trip to the cemetery to visit their husbands’ graves. Their friendship becomes strained when one of them starts dating. Poignant, sweet and very funny This amateur production is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH LTD a Condord Theatrical Company VENUE Wigan Little Theatre PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 16 October 2019 – Saturday 26 October…

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The Cemetery Club

Friday, 25th October @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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16th - 26th Oct
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a story of three New York women who have known each other for years, Now that they’ve all reached widowhood, they make a monthly trip to the cemetery to visit their husbands’ graves. Their friendship becomes strained when one of them starts dating. Poignant, sweet and very funny This amateur production is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH LTD a Condord Theatrical Company VENUE Wigan Little Theatre PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 16 October 2019 – Saturday 26 October…

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Ghost Hunt

Friday, 25th October @ 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

With a team of experienced mediums, psychics and paranormal investigators you are guaranteed a quality ghost hunting experience. Sixth Sense Ghosthunters team has provided ghost hunting experiences to the general public for over 30 years. Guests are required to be over 18 years old and not under the influence of alcohol. Friday 26th of October 2019 | Meet at 8:00pm at Entrance 6 (The Court Room) Tickets: £30.00 in advance only Tickets available until 25/10/2019 12:00pm. Spaces are limited so…

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Nick Sharratt

Saturday, 26th October @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

Acclaimed children’s author and illustrator, Nick Sharratt, will be joining us at Wigan Library on Saturday 26th October from 10am to 11am. Numbers are limited and strictly by invitation only. We will be putting invitations inside 30 of Nick’s You Choose books and we will be hiding these books in parks across the borough to give 30 lucky families the chance to find an invitation to meet Nick, listen to him read and take part in creating art work, all…

Free
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Nick Sharratt’s Right Royal Drawalong

Saturday, 26th October @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Join acclaimed children’s writer and illustrator Nick Sharrattand draw along with him! He’ll be showing you how to sketch favourite characters like Tracy Beaker and Timothy Pope, sharing ways of creating fantastic creatures like dragons and unicorns, and giving loads of top tips. And to celebrate his latest book ‘Nice Work for the Cat and the King’ everything will have a special ‘royal’ twist! Nick has illustrated close to 260 books. He’s worked with authors including Julia Donaldson, Michael Rosen…

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The Cemetery Club

Saturday, 26th October @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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16th - 26th Oct
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a story of three New York women who have known each other for years, Now that they’ve all reached widowhood, they make a monthly trip to the cemetery to visit their husbands’ graves. Their friendship becomes strained when one of them starts dating. Poignant, sweet and very funny This amateur production is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH LTD a Condord Theatrical Company VENUE Wigan Little Theatre PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 16 October 2019 – Saturday 26 October…

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Life Drawing

Wednesday, 30th October @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Life Drawing for all abilities! This is a course of workshops, run by experienced artists over 2019. Artists can come to all sessions, building skills and confidence in a sketchbook or portfolio of work, or drop in to individual sessions as a way to create and practice a necessary drawing skill. 7.30pm-8.30pm: Life Drawing Wrapped – our model will be clothed for the uninitiated, the nervous and those wishing to experiment with drawing folds and fabric. 8.45pm-9.45pm: Life Drawing Unwrapped…

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Dead and Buried: Victorian Death Talk by Charlie Guy MA

Thursday, 31st October @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

Date: Thursday 31st October Time: 1.30pm – 2.30pm Price: £3 – including tea/coffee Join us on Halloween to dispel the dark myths of the Victorian dead and shine a light on some of the forgotten, outdated and downright creepy funerary practices, traditions and superstitions of the age. From booby-trapped coffins and body-snatchers to photography and funeral souvenirs, come and explore the fascinating world of the Victorian dead brought back to life. Come along to this popular illustrated talk by Charlie…

£3
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November 2019

Wigan Canal History Walk

Saturday, 2nd November @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
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One event on Saturday, 2nd November ,2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Saturday, 7th December ,2019 at 10:00 am

Wigan Dry Dock, Waterside Drive
Wigan, WN3 5DQ United Kingdom

Take a break and join us for a walk along the beautiful Wigan Flight in the company of Canal and River Trust volunteers! Starting at Wigan Dry Dock, with free parking available at Trencherfield Mill (by the big industrial fan), we will walk up to Top Lock accompanied by two lock keepers who have extensive knowledge of the canal, then return to our starting point. The walk is a total of 4 miles. 2 miles up and 2 miles back…

Free
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Life Drawing

Wednesday, 6th November @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Life Drawing for all abilities! This is a course of workshops, run by experienced artists over 2019. Artists can come to all sessions, building skills and confidence in a sketchbook or portfolio of work, or drop in to individual sessions as a way to create and practice a necessary drawing skill. 7.30pm-8.30pm: Life Drawing Wrapped – our model will be clothed for the uninitiated, the nervous and those wishing to experiment with drawing folds and fabric. 8.45pm-9.45pm: Life Drawing Unwrapped…

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Life Drawing

Wednesday, 13th November @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Life Drawing for all abilities! This is a course of workshops, run by experienced artists over 2019. Artists can come to all sessions, building skills and confidence in a sketchbook or portfolio of work, or drop in to individual sessions as a way to create and practice a necessary drawing skill. 7.30pm-8.30pm: Life Drawing Wrapped – our model will be clothed for the uninitiated, the nervous and those wishing to experiment with drawing folds and fabric. 8.45pm-9.45pm: Life Drawing Unwrapped…

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