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Make your own Festive Wreath

Date of event: 16 Dec 2019 Event start time: 11:00am - Event end time: 1:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

Design and make a Christmas wreath that looks great and smells divine! Brighten up your home and get into the festive spirit. Choose from an abundant range of materials to…

Music

Jingle Belles Christmas

Date of event: 21 Dec 2019 Event start time: 7:00pm - Event end time: 10:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

The Ooh La Las present a mix of classic carols and contemporary Christmas music with plenty of chances to sing along! About this Event Come and be entertained with a…

Music

Songwriter Sessions: Kaleidø, Mollie Ralph & Benjamin Zięć

Date of event: 18 Jan 2020 Event start time: 7:00pm - Event end time: 11:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

The 'Songwriter Sessions' present a mix of accomplished local and touring acts. Each act will perform original music before speaking about their craft, the inspiration behind their music and their…

Family Friendly

Ages & Ages Tales – ‘Drip, Splosh, Freeze!’

Date of event: 26 Jan 2020 Event start time: 3:00pm - Event end time: 5:30pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

Throughout the ages humans have relished tales of adventure, mystery, monsters, myth, and mayhem! This event is a unique chance to share stories across the generations. Join us every month…

Workshop

Line Drawn Portraiture Workshop

Date of event: 5 Feb 2020 Event start time: 5:45pm - Event end time: 8:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

A workshop designed to help you improve or get started drawing portraits. We will guide you towards a new approach to portraiture. About this Event Whether you’re just starting out…

Workshop

Line Embroidery Workshop

Date of event: 12 Feb 2020 Event start time: 5:45pm - Event end time: 8:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

A workshop designed to guide you through embroidering a line drawing onto a tote bag. We will get you started with embroidering linework. About this Event Embroider a line drawing…

Workshop

Sound Walk with Isabel Jones for people 55+

Date of event: 14 Feb 2020 Event start time: 1:15pm - Event end time: 3:15pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

Join artist Isabel Jones for an audio-enhanced walk around Nottingham. Experience sounds and stories as you stroll. For people aged 55+ What is a 'Sound Walk?' 'Sound Walks' are a…

Music

Oysland

Date of event: 20 Feb 2020 Event start time: 7:30pm - Event end time: 10:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

Oysland are a five-piece Klezmer band who embody the new generation of Yiddish roots music. Serving an exuberant and soulful cocktail of wedding tunes and lamenting lullabies. Swooping with panache…

Music

Songwriter Sessions: Jonny Olley, The Fine Arts Society, Samuel Heaton

Date of event: 22 Feb 2020 Event start time: 7:00pm - Event end time: 11:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

The 'Songwriter Sessions' present a mix of accomplished local and touring acts. Each act will perform original music before speaking about their craft, the inspiration behind their music and their…

Family Friendly

Ages & Ages Tales – ‘Tales of Frost & Firelight’

Date of event: 23 Feb 2020 Event start time: 3:00pm - Event end time: 5:30pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

Throughout the ages humans have relished tales of adventure, mystery, monsters, myth, and mayhem! This event is a unique chance to share stories across the generations. Join us every month…

Music

Knight and Spiers

Date of event: 4 Mar 2020 Event start time: 7:30pm - Event end time: 10:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

Legendary violinist Peter Knight (ex Steeleye Span) and melodeon player John Spiers (ex Bellowhead) combine for an unmissable gig. About this Event On a summer's day in 2016, the organisers…

Music

Songwriter Sessions: Gallery 47, Michael Vickers, Reflekter

Date of event: 21 Mar 2020 Event start time: 7:00pm - Event end time: 11:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

The 'Songwriter Sessions' present a mix of accomplished local and touring acts. Each act will perform original music before speaking about their craft, the inspiration behind their music and their…

Family Friendly

Ages & Ages Tales – ‘Tricky Sticky Stuff’

Date of event: 29 Mar 2020 Event start time: 3:00pm - Event end time: 5:30pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

Throughout the ages humans have relished tales of adventure, mystery, monsters, myth, and mayhem! This event is a unique chance to share stories across the generations. Join us every month…

Exhibitions

Exhibition

Glowing Older by Grace Eden

Dates of event: 6 Jan 2020 - 12 Feb 2020

Weekdays, Daily Opening Time: 10:00am - Daily Close Time: 5:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

The Renewal Trust present a fabulous exhibition in the City Arts window. It features 11 framed photographs, each reminiscent of ‘old master’ paintings. Local artist Grace Eden worked with older…

Exhibition

You, Me and Autism Too

Dates of event: 16 Jan 2020 - 26 Mar 2020

Weekdays, Daily Opening Time: 10:00am - Daily Close Time: 4:00pm

Venue Address: Institute of Mental Health, Triumph Road, Nottingham, NG7 2TU

In collaboration with the Institute of Mental Health, City Arts present an incredible exhibition of photographs by Colin Potsig. About the Exhibition More than one in a hundred people, of…