Forthcoming and ongoing events with Art with a Heart, Arts and Heritage Centre
Following is a list of key dates for your diary for events. Further details can be found at Art with a Heart, 82-84 George St, Altrincham.
- 8th March: International Women day event; Collaboration with Mosai Tesoro, Randalls and Art with a Heart at Randalls, Altrincham.
- 19th March- Community Awareness Day
- 26th March: Easter eggstravaganza
- 21st January- Identity Exhibition Begins
- 28th January: Detriot Soup event
- 29th January: Open evening event for Identity. All welcome.
- 30th January: Fundraising Book sale in collaboration with Trafford Sound with Mask masking and character making workshop.
- 3rd December Altrincham Embroiderers Guild at Art with a Heart and open evening
- 3rd December Christmas Carol at Art with a Heart
- 5th December: Christmas at Art with a Heart including: workshops by Altrincham Embroiderers’ Guild, Mosaic workshop, Craft workshops and Santa’s Grotto with Art with a Heart, Altrincham in Bloom and Our Altrincham.
- 12th December: Christmas Ball- Art with a Heart Fundraiser
- 5th November Trafford schools Open begin
- 21st Lantern Parade and Lantern workshop at Art with a Heart 11-4pm
- 24th-29th- Outside the Box at 6 George Street and Local Creation.
- 26th Outside the Box Open evening 6-9pm
- 27th Trafford Schools Open Awards Evening 6-9pm
- 29th Trafford schools Open ends.
- 1st Oct-1st Nov- Transformation exhibition
- 3rd October: Big Draw event begins
- 24th October: Big Draw and Poppy Appeal Launch
- 31st October: Big Draw Halloween activities.
September 2015 August 2015
- 21st August- Willow Workshop 11-4pm with artist Enya Koster
- Altrincham Open Begins
- Altrincham in Bloom Judging
- Awards evening for the Altrincham Open 2015
- 10th June: Bollin School Trip
- 13th June Miniature Shoebox gardens
- Vintage Tea events begin
- 16th May: Blooming Wonderful Plant Sale by A.C.T to raise funds for Altrincham in Bloom. By costa coffee, stamford quarter
- 11th and 12th April: Artisan Bazaar at Art with a Heart
- 16th April: Wildlife Gardening by the Cheshire Wildlife Trust talk by Nick Rowles . Evening 6pm-8pm.
- 18th April: Sugar and Spice Bake sale by A.C.T to raise funds for Altrincham in Bloom. By Costa Coffee, stamford quarter
- 28th March: Brusho Workshop 11am-4pm
- 28th March: Heritage speaker on Waterways of Trafford; 11am-12pm and 2pm-3pm.
- 14th February Healthy Art Workshop
- 17th January Life Drawing Workshop
- Saturday 6th December: Santa Clause comes to town.
- Saturday 13th December Quilling Workshop and Bauble Painting workshop
- Saturday 21st December: Bauble Painting Workshop
- 1st – Altrincham Ghost tour by Manchester Blue Badge Guides
- Saturday 22nd: Lantern Making workshop and Altrincham Lantern Parade
- Saturday 22th, 29th and 6th December: Santa Clause comes to town.
- Trafford Schools Preview and Awards evening
- 25th Get Animated: Free workshop with Matt George at AWAH
- 31st – Doll Face: Free recycled doll making workshop with Enya Koster at AWAH
- 31st – ‘Spooky Woo Spectacular’ organised by Altrincham Community Team at the Stamford Quarter
- 6th - Honey Extraction workshop with Dave Rome
- 23rd - ATC workshop with Anita Mistry
- Paint or Draw a Sunflower Competition
- ATC workshop and event with Anita Mistry
- 11th – Relaunch of Art with a Heart in 82-84 George Street, Altrincham, opened by Graham Brady, MP for Altrincham and Sale West
- 21st - Civic day
- 28th - Altrincham In Bloom Ceramic Pottery workshop sponsored my Manchester Airport Community Trust with artist, Wendy Wallwork
- 31st – Altrincham In Bloom Fundraising Plant Sale
- 22nd – Altrincham In Bloom fundraising Bakesale in Stamford Quarter Altrincham
- Free children’s activity area
- 22nd – 11am Free Walking Heritage Tour with local Historian David Eastwood
- Free children’s activity area
- 4th - Celebrate Christmas in style Vintage Tea party in collaboration with the Court Leet and League of Friends of Altrincham for the socially isolated
- Free Children’s Activities at Art with a Heart – drawing and Christmas activities
- 5th – Trafford Schools Open Awards Evening, presented by Dylan Butt, Mayor of Trafford
- Free children’s activity are
- Thursday 14th – Preview Evening of Trafford Schools Open
- Winter Wonderland at New Look, Stamford Quarter
- Free Children’s Activity Area
- Free Public Art Design Workshop in collaboration with Transport for Greater Manchester and CAMM Design
- Art Display in New Look, Stamford Quarter updated with School Award Winners – Altrincham Girls Grammar
- Sunday, 22nd 10am-5pm – Car Free Day at the Stamford Quarter and Art with a Heart
- Friday, 13th – Preview Evening of Trains, Trams and No Automobiles
- Sunday, 8th 12-2pm – Free Greenginger Textile Workshop in Children’s Activities at Art with a Heart – drawing and textile art
- Ongoing Children’s Activities at Art with a Heart – drawing and textile art
- Ongoing – paint a cobble for the Enchanted Garden
- 18th – Alty in Bloom, Art with a Heart Group, North West In Bloom Competition - judging
- 13th and 14th – Altrincham French Festival
- In Bloom Open Art Exhibition Preview Evening, performance by Soprano Singer, Scarlett Quigley
- 3rd – Deadline for submission of entry from for Call to Artists, Photographers and Sculptors for the Altrincham Open Art Exhibition, In bloom in July 2013
- 8th and 9th hand in day for Altrincham Open Art Exhibition, In Bloom
- Cheadle Road Allotments Open Day – Recycled Garden Art Competition
- 21st – Awards Ceremony for Trafford Schools Open Exhibition
- 3rd – Photography Evening with Jack Henriques and Justin Garner – behind the scenes of Manchester and Beyond Exhibition
- 2nd – Young Generation Focus Group