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March 2017
Free

Bob Dylan Interest Group

March 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Talking all things Dylan! ________________________

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Free

Cafe Philosophique

March 31 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Topic of discussion: Democracy Books we will be looking at: Failed States by Noam Chomsky

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February 2017
Free

Conversation Cafe

February 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Topics of discussion for the next Conversation Cafe on the day will range from: “How important is climate change?”  “Who pays for our social care?”  “Privatisation of public services”  “May and Trump; a likely partnership?” OR any subject proposed on the day The event is free of charge and food and refreshments are available to purchase in the cafe. __________________________________________

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Scarthin Book Club

February 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Scarthin Books, Cromford,
The Promenade, Cromford, Derbyshire DE4 3QF
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Come along to our new Scarthin Book Club! For our first Book Club evening we will be discussing The Diary of an Oxygen Thief by Anonymous. Copies can be bought from Scarthin books at the special rate of £7.99. Light bites and refreshments will be available to purchase on the night, or you can bring your own alcohol. Questions we’ll be considering: Who is anonymous? Are they Male or Female? Why is the author anonymous? How much of the book…

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October 2016

Apple Day 2016

15/10/2016 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Promenade,
Scarthin, Cromford, Derbyshire DE4 3QF United Kingdom
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Bring your apples and press them for free. There’ll be plenty going on, including Morris Dancing, competitions, food. Visit the Celebrating Cromford website for more details.

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September 2016

Liz Wellby Exhibition

01/09/2016 - 18/09/2016

Liz Wellby, our Artist in Residence, will be exhibiting during the Wirksworth Festival (and beyond) at North End Gallery in Wirksworth. Featuring prints of Scarthin Books, this is a highly recommended exhibition in one of our favourite galleries. Runs from the 1st-18th September.

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£60.00

Autumn Scribes – A Creative Writing Course (FULLY BOOKED)

12/09/2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Autumn Scribes is a Creative Writing course at Scarthin bookshop. This friendly and practical 6 week course includes writing activities, inspirations and a chosen theme to explore over the 6 sessions. The course is suitable for adults who want to develop their writing skills, and those who are new to the delights of creative writing. Prose, poetry forms, flash fiction: enjoy writing from life and imagination. Everyone will have opportunities to share their work in a relaxed and well facilitated…

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August 2016

Introduction to iPad Painting

13/08/2016
Scarthin Books, Cromford,
The Promenade, Cromford, Derbyshire DE4 3QF
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Our Artist in Residence, Liz Wellby, will be running two free taster sessions on Saturday 13th August (10.30am & 12pm) on how to draw/paint using digital software on your iPad (or iPhone). “I will be offering 2 free taster sessions on Saturday 13th August at 10.30 and 12.00, in The Art Room at Scarthin Books. Both sessions are for 4 people, lasting 45 minutes”. “You should download Brushes Redux (free) or Brushes XP (£4.49) ahead of the sessions and you…

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July 2016
free

“Wirksworth: A History” Q&A and Signing

24/07/2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Scarthin Books, Cromford,
The Promenade, Cromford, Derbyshire DE4 3QF

We’re very excited that Mary Wiltshire & Anton Shone will be able to join us for questions about & signings of their fascinating book, Wirksworth: A History. Join us on Sunday the 24th July at 2pm to find out some of the things they missed out…

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CROMFORD OPEN GARDENS 2016

10/07/2016 @ 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Various Outlets,
Cromford Village Derbyshire DE4 3QF United Kingdom
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Cromford lies where the Peak limestone dips below the shales of the Derwent Valley and the gritstone of Black Rocks. Come and see what can we can grow on our rocky terraces and moist valley plots. This year, gardens are supplemented by pallet gardens planted by village groups and individuals – please vote for your favourite pallet. The leaflet indicates which sites require good balance and sure footwork. Some participants will be offering light or substantial refreshment along with artworks…

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