Arts & Crafts

Arts & craft related events happening in Macclesfield and the surrounding areas.

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  • Tue
    28
    Jan
    2020
    Fri
    31
    Jul
    2020
    7:30 pmSalvation Army Hall, Roe Street, Macclesfield, SK11 6XD.

    Meetings are open to the public, and admission is £2 for members and £3 for non-members including refreshments.

    For more details please contact macclesfield@fhsc.org.uk.

    2020
    28th January
    History from Local Sources a talk by Ian Doughty.

    25th February
    Wagon’s West a talk by Ian Cameron.
    Three Cheshire brothers converted to Mormonism in its early years in England and in about 1850 set off for the US with their families, heading for Salt Lake City on sailing ships and on wagons crossing the Great Plains, with three entirely different outcomes.

    24th March
    Studying the three R’s: an introduction to School and Education Records for Family Tree research
    a talk by Claire Moores.

    28th  April
    What did he die of? a talk by Sylvia Dillon.
    Exploring causes of death and where you might find death records.

    26th May
    Women of Macclesfield  - short talks.
    Some you may have heard of and others may be new to you.

    23rd June
    Tabley House a talk by Claire Pye.

    July
    Visit to Tabley House (date to be arranged)

    25th August
    Researching Military Medals a talk by Peter Ramsden

    22nd September
    AGM and “Show and Tell” bring along a family heirloom or two and tell us why they are so precious to you.

    27th October
    Bollington History including some Bollington families
    a talk by Tim Boddington

    24th November
    What’s new in Family Search?
    a talk by Val Moss

  • Fri
    28
    Aug
    2020
    Mon
    31
    Aug
    2020
    Arley Hall & Gardens, Northwich, Cheshire, CW9 6NA

    We realise that we are in a period of massive uncertainty and we all need to look forward to brighter, special days to share with groups of friends and family – so we are offering these tickets with NO RISK! We have contingency dates in place so if the festival moves your tickets are still valid! 

    For 48 hours only we’re offering a block of day-only tickets priced from £5, £7, £10, £25 each, just choose the ticket you can reasonably afford!

    These tickets will be on sale from 10 am Sat 28th March 2020.

    Tickets are expected  to sell out fast so head over to the Geronimo website as soon as they are released.  A car parking ticket at a cost of £10 applies (for a car with up to 7 passengers).

    If for any reason the festival has to be postponed we have the Aug bank holiday as our back up date and your tickets will just transfer or a full refund will be available!

    This offer is strictly day-only tickets. WHEN THEY’RE GONE – THEY’RE GONE!

    The HUGE itinerary is on the Geronimo website - keep checking back as new acts are being added all the time!

    See you there! www.geronimofest.com

  • Sat
    05
    Sep
    2020
    11 am to 11 pmCapeshorne Hall, Congleton Rd, Siddington, Macclesfield SK11 9JY

    After a first outing in 2019, Hide&Seek Festival returns to the grounds of Capesthorne Hallin Macclesfield, Cheshire on Saturday 5th September, with a line-up of dance music royalty.

    On the Hide&Seek Festival 2020 line up are titan French trio Apollonia and countryman Jeremy Underground, as well as certified dance music greats including Sonja Moonear and Raresh.

    Further names on the bill include, VOIGT.MAS, Ingi Visions, Detroit Swindle and Gene On Earth.

    Following on from last year’s debut event, organisers have promised bigger and better things, and festival-goers can expect entirely new stage concepts for this year as the event continues to build.

    The festival’s location, in the grounds of Capesthorne Hall Estate in Cheshire countryside, promises to host a unique, breath-taking experience that puts you at one with nature and music.

    You can find Hide&seek Festival tickets here.