Here you will find a detailed list of what’s on in Northwich and upcoming events.
From plays to fairs, festivals to fetes, there’s always something to look forward to.

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North West LearnFest at Northwich Library

September 10, 2018 12:00am – September 22, 2018

Northwich Library

From Monday 10th – Saturday 22nd September, Northwich Library will be offering a whole range of events as part of the North West LearnFest! Try something new, develop your skills and learn amazing things – see below for our full programme.

To book for any of the events, or for more information, contact Northwich Library on 01606 275646 or northwich.library@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk

Tuesday 11th September:
11.00-11.30 – Play & Learn Storytime
2.00-4.00 – Tablet & Device Help Session

Wednesday 12th September:

10.30-12.00 – English Conversation Group
2.00-4.00 – Green Space Rangers Information Drop-in

Thursday 13th September:

 

10.30-11 & 11.30-12 – Baby Bounce, with One-to-One Midwives service information drop-in
2.00-4.00 – Find My Past & Ancestry Help Sessions – please book in advance
2.30 & 5.00 – Needle Felt Workshop, £5.00 per person (includes resources & refreshments) – please book in advance

Friday 14th September:

10.30-12.00 – Art Workshop with local artist, Sue Marsden, £7.50 per person (includes resources & refreshments) – please book in advance
5.30-6.30 – Spanish Conversation Group

Saturday 15th September:

9.30-12.30 – The Little Pretend Library & Suffragette Crafts (suitable for ages 4-12 years)

Tuesday 18th September:

11.00-11.30 – Play & Learn Storytime
2.00-4.00 – Tablet & Device Help Session

Wednesday 19th September

10.00-12.00- Green Space Rangers Information Drop-In
10.30-12.00 – English Conversation Group
3.30-4.30 – Lego Digital Storytelling Workshop – ages 8-12 years, please book in advance

 Thursday 20th September

10.30-11 & 11.30-12 – Baby Bounce, with One-to-One Midwives service information drop-in
2.00-4.00 – Craft & Chat
2.00-4.00 – Find My Past & Ancestry Help Sessions – please book in advance
5.00-6.45 – Screen Writing workshop, led by Ian Winterton of the University of Chester *
*please note that this course will be running for 8 weeks, at a cost of £30 per x4 week sessions – please book in advance

Friday 21st September

5.30-6.30 – Spanish Conversation Group

Saturday 22nd September

10.30-12.30 – “Groovebox” Electronic Music workshop – ages 8-14 years, please book directly via www.broad-minded.com

NHS Mental Health Awareness Information Drop-In

September 13, 2018 1:30pm – September 27, 2018

Northwich Library

An information drop-in run by the Vale Royal Wellbeing Hub, available to any member of the community wanting to discuss mental health awareness.

This drop-in takes place between 1.30pm-2.30pm at Northwich Library, fortnightly on Thursdays – in September, these drop-ins will be on 13th and 27th.

For more information, please contact Northwich Library on 01606 275646 or northwich.library@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk

Screen Writing Workshops

September 20, 2018 5:00pm – November 8, 2018

Northwich Library

Starting on Thursday 20th September, Northwich Library will be offering an eight week Screen Writing course, led by Ian Winterton, writer and lecturer at the University of Chester.
During the course, Ian will lead you through how ‘the rules’ of story structure work and provide advice on how to apply them to your own writing. Using a variety of examples from popular movies, radio and TV drama, his course will equip you with tools for story creation and provide a jumping off point for writing a screenplay or radio play of your own.
The course will take place at Northwich Library, every Thursday evening from 5.00pm-6.45pm. The total cost of the course will be £60, to be paid in two instalments of £30 (once at the beginning of the course, and again after x4 weeks). This includes all course resources, such as handouts and worksheets, as well as refreshments.
For more information or to book a place, please contact Northwich Library on 01606 275646 or northwich.library@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk

Groovebox Electronic Music Sessions

September 22, 2018 10:30am

Northwich Library

Join us on Saturday 22nd September for a special electronic music workshop, run by local music business Broad-Minded.

This workshop will encourage imagination and expression through making electronic music, learning new skills while having fun. Groovebox participants will get to try out a variety of interesting and intuitive equipment from drum machines to synthesisers to samplers, as well as software such as ableton live.

Suitable for ages 11- 16, sessions cost £13 per person in advance or £15 per person on the day.

For more information or to book a place, please contact Lee at Broad-Minded by emailing: lee@broad-minded.com or visit www.broad-minded.com

Felted Flowers – Craft Workshop

September 27, 2018 2:30pm

Northwich Library

Come along to our adult craft workshops, which take place every fortnight and are led by experienced crafters.

On Thursday 27th September, learn how to make felted flowers – simple, decorative needle-felted flowers using different techniques, including wet felt and cut felt. No previous experience of crafting needed!

Workshops are £5.00 per person (including all resources / refreshments) and run between 2.30-4.30pm and 5-7pm.

Please book in advance by contacting Northwich Library on 01606 275646 or northwich.library@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk

Northwich Boardgamers

September 28, 2018 5:30pm

Northwich Library

A fun, sociable group for adults 16+ at Northwich Library – come along between 5.30pm – 6.30pm, on the last Friday of each month to try out different board games and card games, suitable for all abilities.

From Ticket to Ride to Dobble to Monopoly, from Settlers of Catan to Obama Llama, and plenty in between – there’s a game for everyone! Get to know others, learn new skills and just have fun – games and refreshments are provided, but feel free to bring your own!

For more information, contact Northwich Library on 01606 275646 or northwich.library@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk

Jamie Raven: Making Magic

September 28, 2018 7:30pm

Brio Leisure – Northwich Memorial Court

Who could forget Jamie Raven’s mesmerising, electrifying, How-did-he-do-that? performances on Britain’s Got Talent in 2015 that made Simon Cowell exclaim: ‘I now actually believe in magic!’?

After storming through to the Britain’s Got Talent final, Jamie went onto headline the West End Box Smash “The Illusionists” before taking his first sell out tour “Jamie Raven – Live” out on the road in 2016 and 2017.

Expect the very unexpected, as Jamie takes you on a journey through the magical world in which he operates. Sit back, relax, and suspend your belief in all you thought was possible and watch as the highly talented Jamie Raven shows you exactly how for 25 years he has been “Making Magic”.

You can book online here, at the Box Office or by calling 0333 666 3366.

The Singular Exploits of Sherlock Holmes

September 29, 2018 7:30pm

Brio Leisure – Northwich Memorial Court

The greatest fictional sleuth of all time springs back to life in these stirring adaptations of the Conan Doyle classics. A high-energy one-man show, featuring a plethora of dashing heroes, villainous rogues and vintage thrills!

Featuring the great detective recounting highlights of his crime-busting career. The show also includes autobiographical snippets detailing his life and times, the adversaries he has faced and mysteries he has solved. The performance is an affectionate one-man homage to the world’s greatest detective that includes quick costume changes and wry humour.

Tickets can be booked online here, at the Box Office or by calling 0333 666 3366.

Cilla & the Shades of the 60s

October 4, 2018 7:30pm

Brio Leisure – Northwich Memorial Court

This stunning and elegant review of the life of Cilla Black soars its way through the 60s.

Starring Victoria Jones in the role of Cilla performing songs including ‘You’re My World’ and ‘Anyone Who Had a Heart’ while the Shades trio swing through a decade of hits by Cilla’s friends and co-stars such as ‘I Only Want to be With You’ and ‘River Deep Mountain High’.

The effervescent Victoria & the gorgeous Shades trio rediscover one of music’s most defining eras. They follow the life & career of the iconic Cilla Black while their stories reflect on some of the biggest 60s stars. Featuring brand new arrangements of music from artists including the Beatles and Dusty Springfield.

An unforgettable show that journeys its way through Cilla’s life and brings audiences to their feet in celebration.

Relive the 60s in style and come to see the girl power show that is delighting audiences all over the UK.

Book your tickets here, at the Box Office or by calling 0333 666 3366.

Manford’s Comedy Club

October 5, 2018 8:00pm

Brio Leisure – Northwich Memorial Court

Fancy something a bit different to your usual night out?

Jason Manford had the exact same thought, and created Manford’s Comedy Club which sees some of the country’s best comedians come together to perform the funniest stand-up comedy live.

New and familiar faces will be appearing, Jason Manford and John Bishop have even visited in the past so you never know who’ll be popping up!

In the words of Jason Manford: ‘Keep on laughin’ folks, and remember, there’s nothing like live!’

Tickets are £10 and can be booked here, at the Box Office or by calling 0333 666 3366.

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North West LearnFest at Northwich Library

September 10, 2018 - September 22, 2018

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NHS Mental Health Awareness Information Drop-In

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Screen Writing Workshops

September 20, 2018 - November 8, 2018

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Groovebox Electronic Music Sessions

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Felted Flowers – Craft Workshop

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Northwich Boardgamers

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Jamie Raven: Making Magic

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The Singular Exploits of Sherlock Holmes

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Cilla & the Shades of the 60s

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The Nutcracker – Vienna Festival Ballet

October 26, 2018

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The Rat Pack – Swinging at the Sands

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Bowie Experience – The Golden Years Tour

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The Nightingale of South Bank

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Pink Floyd’s The Wall Live

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Cinderella

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