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Thread: threading through time

Date and Time: Friday 18 October to Sunday 3 November, during normal museum opening hours (Wednesday to Sunday, 11am to 4pm)
Venue: Strutt’s North Mill, Belper, DE56 1YD
Cost: FREE with entry to Museum – £5 for adults, accompanied under-16s free)
No need to book, just drop in
Not suitable for wheelchairs

A contemporary textile and soundscape installation by Seiko Kinoshita. Part of the Great Place Scheme.

Mr Arkwright

Date: Friday 18 Oct to Sunday 3rd Nov
Time: 11am to 3pm
Venue: Cromford Mills, DE4 3RQ
Cost: Suggested 50p donation for each postcard
No need to book, just call in
Not suitable for wheelchairs

Have a go on this bespoke water and pedal powered drawing machine inspired by Sir Richard Arkwright’s early career. Create your own postcard to take home as a souvenir on this innovative art installation created by artist Jo Fairfax. Part of the Great Place Scheme.

Japanese Ghosts and Demons

Date: Saturday 26 Oct to Sunday 3rd Nov 
Venue: Derby Museum and Art Gallery, DE1 1BS
Cost: £1 per trail sheet
No need to book, just call in
Wheelchair friendly, accessible toilet
Suitable for children aged 5-15 with their grown-ups

Join us this half term for a ghoulish journey around the Museum capturing Demons of all shapes and sizes lurking where you least expect them!

Life in Early 20th Century Milford

Dates: Saturday 26th Oct to Friday 1 Nov 
Time: 8.30am to 4.30pm during Just-Ice Opening Hours
Venue: Just-Ice, Derby Road, Milford, DE56 0RN 
Cost: FREE 
No need to book, just call in
Wheelchair friendly

Dustmen in the house? Urgh, what’s that smell? Seen through the lives of local people discover what life in Milford was like and how it changed from 1900 to 1950s.

Starlight Event

Date and Times: 10am to 8.30pm on Monday 28 October and  Saturday 2 November.
10am to 7.30pm, Tuesday 29 October to Friday 1 November

Venue: Crich Tramway Village, DE4 5DP 
Cost: Adults: £17.50; Seniors: £14; Child (4-15): £10.50; Family (2A+3C): £40.50 
No need to book, just turn up
Accessible by wheelchair/scooters. Access tram for wheelchairs available if requested on arrival, at 11.30am and 2.30pm.

Vintage trams running into the early evening. Featuring illuminations throughout Crich Tramway Village and varied activities each day. See website for updates:

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