Two films are coming to Florence courtesy of Cine North (www.cinenorth.co.uk). On Thursday, November 13 at 7.30pm is 12 Years A Slave (15) and on Saturday, December 13 at 2.30pm is Frozen (PG). For tickets phone 01946 824946.
A series of exciting workshops are coming to Florence as part of our involvement with C-art. They start on Saturday, September 13 with Tim Pugh’s “Painted Pebbles using Mixed Media” and include many varied art techniques. They conclude on Sunday, September 28 when Laura Tonks will lead a workshop on “Making the most of [...]
Thank you to all those who came to our family fun events throughout August!!!
Keep watching this page as there is more family fun to be had during the October Half Term including The Big Draw with artist Irene Sanderson and Rosehill Theatre are also bringing events!!
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A FORMER war reporter will be recalling the dark days of his coverage of the Blakans and Rwanda during the 1990s – but also the more colourful positive side of artistic side during an exhibition at Florence Arts Centre, Egremont.
Frizington artist Kevin Weaver is staging “Two Faced: Cumbrian Impressions / War Kills Me” from July 30 to August [...]
THE region’s premier Celtic rock band, Vortigern, will play a concert in support of Florence Mine Arts Centre on Friday, September 26.
The music of this West Cumbrian-based band ranges from acapella ballads to jigs and reels and on to thunderous bass and drum driven rock – but always retaining an identifiable folk root.
Themes include songs o [...]
LAST Friday saw an informal group of users of Florence gather to talk about all things Flo. It was felt a regular meeting of Florence users would be useful to highlight problems and share ideas. Here’s a couple of points from our first meeting…
1. How do I know what’s going at Florence? Your primary source is the events cale [...]
We continue to enjoy outstanding music at Studio Florence. Wednesday night was no exception. Well it was an exception. Katy-Lou and I worked together during the morning. I thought she was amazing on the night. An outstanding Talent. Every performer added their stamp on the evening.
We enjoyed Val (as usual) Lesley and Andy made us move. Steve [...]
THE third Wednesday of each month is the night when budding musicians, poets and anyone requiring an audience can try out their material in front of a friendly audience. It’s open mic night at Florence. The next one is Wednesday, March 19 and a warm welcome (and bar!) awaits. Admission is free – just turn up. See our web page for [...]
Dynamic Yoga sessions take place on Tuesday evenings at Florence under the guidance of Krish. Sessions will start at 5.30pm and carry on until 6.30pm. Call 078775 63816 to book a place.
See also http://www.krishyoga.com/
Picture credit: Lyn Tally
HUGE thanks to all who turned up to the launch of our lonnings project. I’ve now set up a lonnings page on this website which details the upcoming walks I mentioned and also gives links to the Lonnings Map.
* See also Alan’s feature on lonnings which originally appeared in the Whitehaven News of September 18th 2013