Dursley Town Council

Serving the people of Dursley

Town Hall

Clerk: Mr John Kay
Jacob's House, Castle Street
Dursley, Gloucestershire
GL11 4BS

What's On

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Dursley Craft Market

Dursley Craft Market

Sat, 06 Nov 2021 10:00

Cam & Dursley Creatives

Dursley Craft Market at The Market Place

Buy Local, Sustainable & Affordable

Venue:
Dursley Market Place
Contact:
Bethpullin.cdcreatives@gmail.com
Tags: Markets
Dursley Fireworks

Dursley Fireworks

Sat, 06 Nov 2021 17:00

Girlguiding Dursley District presents DURSLEY FIREWORKS Supporting: The Longfield Hospice

Saturday 6th November 2021 at The War Memorial Recreation Ground. Gates Open: 5pm, Fireworks Start: 6pm

On the Gate: £5.00 per person Under 3s: Free

LIVE MUSIC from Rednock Swing Band

Venue:
War Memorial Recreation Ground, Dursley
Contact:
Girlguiding Dursley District
Dursley Farmers Market

Dursley Farmers Market

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 08:30

This will be held in the Market Place under the Town Hall between 8.30am and 1pm. There will be a variety of stalls with sellers offering fresh local produce.

Venue:
Market Place
Contact:
dursleyfarmersmarket03@gmail.com
Experimental Drawing from Nature with Jo Beal

Experimental Drawing from Nature with Jo Beal

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 10:00

Experimental Drawing from Nature with Jo Beal - £74​ - Saturday 13 November 2021 10am - 4pm

Explore and capture the form, colour, textures and shapes of plants and flowers using a range of pens, pencils and mark making tools in the fun and experimental workshop.

For more information and to book tickets go to: www.kingshillhouse.org.uk or call the office on 01453 549 133

Venue:
Kingshill House
Contact:
01453 549 133
Introduction to Calligraphy with Adele Dark

Introduction to Calligraphy with Adele Dark

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 10:00

Introduction to Calligraphy with Adele Dark - £74​ - Saturday 13 November 2021 10am - 4pm

Join Artist Adele Dark in what will be a gentle introduction to the art and craft of Calligraphy.

You will learn about pens, paper, ink and more.

For more information and to book tickets go to: www.kingshillhouse.org.uk or call the office on 01453 549 133

Venue:
Kingshill House
Contact:
01453 549 133
Mixed Media Painting with Rita Dee

Mixed Media Painting with Rita Dee

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 10:00

Mixed Media Painting with Rita Dee - £74​ - Saturday 13 November 2021 10am - 4pm

Through working on textured and/or collaged backgrounds you will experiment to see how this can result in a more creative approach to your painting.

Suitable for all abilities including those new to painting.

For more information and to book tickets go to: www.kingshillhouse.org.uk or call the office on 01453 549 133

Venue:
Kingshill House
Contact:
01453 549 133
First Steps in Photography (Part 2) with Alan Law

First Steps in Photography (Part 2) with Alan Law

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 10:00

First Steps in Photography (Part 2) with Alan Law - £74​ - Saturday 13 November 2021 10am - 4pm

Join Alan as you build on the foundations of First Steps in Photography.

You will gain a complete understanding of the how, why, when, where and what of the Art of Photography.

For more information and to book tickets go to: www.kingshillhouse.org.uk or call the office on 01453 549 133

Venue:
Kingshill House
Contact:
01453 549 133
 Kingshill House - Family Willow Lantern Workshop with Chris Oakey

Kingshill House - Family Willow Lantern Workshop with Chris Oakey

Sat, 20 Nov 2021 10:00

Kingshill House - Festive Switch-On Celebrations

Family Willow Lantern Workshop with Chris Oakey

Saturday 20th November 2021 10am - 1pm

£25.00 Tickets on-line

Venue:
Kingshill House
Contact:
Kingshill House
Kingshill House - Festive Switch-on Celebrations

Kingshill House - Festive Switch-on Celebrations

Fri, 26 Nov 2021 10:00

Jam Jar Lantern Workshop

Friday 26th November 2021

10am - 12pm Free of Charge

Create Lights for Dursley Christmas Switch-on

Venue:
Kingshill House
Contact:
Kingshill House
Kingshill House - Festive Switch-on Celebrations

Kingshill House - Festive Switch-on Celebrations

Fri, 26 Nov 2021 15:45

Procession of Lights

Friday 26th November 2021 3.45pm - 5.30pm

Free of Charge

Venue:
Kingshill House & Dursley Town Centre
Contact:
Kingshill House
Festive Dursley Christmas Lights Switch-on Event 2021

Festive Dursley Christmas Lights Switch-on Event 2021

Fri, 26 Nov 2021 16:30

Festive Dursley's Annual Christmas Lights Switch-on event will take place om Friday 26th November 2021 from 4:30pm.

Attractions and entertainment will include:

Stalls in the Market Place & Parsonage Street

Fairground rides

A Santa's grotto

Entertainment from a variety of musicians, local choirs and a children's dance group.

A Winter garden & snow

Shop front window competition

Sleigh & lanterns on St James' Green with family photo opportunity.

Market in St James' Church

Christmas Lights switched on at 6pm.

A firework display ...and more

Venue:
Dursley Town Centre
Contact:
Project Officer
The Re-Fashion Show (and Sale)

The Re-Fashion Show (and Sale)

Sat, 27 Nov 2021 19:00

Doors open from 6:30pm

Pre-loved clothes, toys, accessories, craft jewellery, hand kits and much much more.

Live Music, Bar and Cafe.

Tickets in advance: £2.50 (£3 on the door)

Available from Inches (Parsonage Street), The Chantry Centre and at the Dursley Christmas Light Switch On event

Venue:
The Chantry Centre, Long Street, Dursley
Contact:
info@chantrycentre.org
Dursley Craft Market

Dursley Craft Market

Sat, 04 Dec 2021 10:00

Cam & Dursley Creatives

Dursley Craft Market at The Market Place

Buy Local, Sustainable & Affordable

Venue:
Dursley Market Place
Contact:
Bethpullin.cdcreatives@gmail.com
Tags: Markets
Christmas craft & gift fair

Christmas craft & gift fair

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 11:00

Christmas craft & gift fair

5 December 2021 11am - 3pm

Browse a wonderful array of handmade goods and buy those last-minute gifts for friends and family (Or even a little treat for yourself)

The craft fair is running from 11am - 3pm and for your enjoyment the Cam Jammers Ukulele group will entertain you with a showcase of wonderful Christmas carols.

​Ben Gough will be on hand for you to try your hand at blowing your own glass bauble (Booking required, more details to follow soon).

You can also join Jackie Ginley on a mini make workshop.

Christmas fayre such as mulled wine and mince pies will also be on offer.

If you are a seller and would like to reserve a table at this event please visit our website www.kingshillhouse.org.uk or alternatively, send an email to admin@kingshillhouse.org.uk

Venue:
Kingshill House
Contact:
01453 549 133