Upcoming Events in Lancaster

Throughout the weekend we have a range of bookable events and workshops!

  • Death Cafe
    Wed, 06 Jul
    Lancaster
    Life after death…. Get ready to enjoy The Lost Art of Living Health Festival by attending the Death Café on Wednesday 6th July 2022 at the Holm Café, 22 King Street, Lancaster LA1 1JY from 1730 to 1830 hours.
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  • Daily Mindfulness in Movement
    Fri, 08 Jul
    The Gregson - Olive Bar
    These sessions will aim to integrate body and mind using everyday movement. The work will be gentle and enlivening, working both on ourselves and in interaction with others, guided by an experienced movement practitioner.
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  • Writing for Wellbeing Workshop-Taster session with Catherine Westwell @ The Gregson
    Fri, 08 Jul
    The Gregson - Olive Bar
    Writing is good for you! Whether you are an avid writer or someone that’s always fancied having a go, this workshop is for you. Guided exercises will give you the tools to experiment with language and unlock your imagination.
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  • The Creative Health Forum
    Fri, 08 Jul
    The Gregson - Cafe Bar
    Do you work in health and have interest or experience in offering creative and artistic responses to supporting wellbeing? Do you work in the arts and have interest or experience in addressing health and wellbeing through your work?
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  • Holding Our Breath-discussion session about the impact of COVID-19 on community singing
    Fri, 08 Jul
    The Gregson - Olive Bar
    Musical Director and voice specialist Loz Kaye leads a discussion on the impact of COVID on community singing. Singing groups are an important part of Lancashire's cultural scene, they are a popular leisure activity and an important part of community wellbeing.
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  • Them bones, biceps and other bits! Exploring the Musculoskeletal system
    Fri, 08 Jul
    The Gregson - Main Hall
    There are 206 bones in the human skeleton (give or take a few). When asked to describe their bones, people often use words like hard, solid or strong. We know that our bones have the ability to repair themselves if they break, but it often comes as a surprise to learn that bone is a living tissue.
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  • Stompin at the Savoy! Lindyhop Taster Session
    Fri, 08 Jul
    The Gregson - Main Hall
    Good for the body and soul, Lindy Hop is an African - American jazz dance from the 1920-40. In this session, we will be celebrating this groundbreaking dance through demonstrations, discussions and a workshop on simple jazz steps. From 16+
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  • Pole Dancing for Everyone - Bex Pole Studios
    Sat, 09 Jul
    Lancaster
    Be uncomfortable, dance like no one is watching. Hey, it's a health festival - enjoy! Read more below.
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  • Daily Mindfulness in Movement
    Sat, 09 Jul
    The Gregson - Olive Bar
    These sessions will aim to integrate body and mind using everyday movement. The work will be gentle and enlivening, working both on ourselves and in interaction with others, guided by an experienced movement practitioner.
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  • The Marketplace and I Exhibition Guided Tour - Commercial experiences of disability explored through art (1)
    Sat, 09 Jul
    The Gregson - Main Hall
    What is it like to shop when disabled? Celebrating the diversity of disability and prioritising ability over disability, The Marketplace and I exhibition explores disabled experiences in shops, pubs, theme parks. At this session you can join Dr Leighanne Higgins on this interactive guided tour.
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  • T'ai chi and Qigong Taster Session
    Sat, 09 Jul
    The Gregson - Olive Bar
    Andi (who has been teaching since 2011) will show you how to do some simple but effective warm-up and self-care exercises from the qigong tradition, introduce the t'ai chi approach to improved balance and take you through a short, calming awareness exercise.
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  • Everybody Dance with DanceSyndrome
    Sat, 09 Jul
    The Gregson - Main Hall
    Everybody Dance with DanceSyndrome: Dance class and social' - Join Dave & Dave for a fun and inclusive dance session to get moving whether standing up or sitting down - We guarantee you'll have a wonderful time". Class 12.15 – 12.45, Social time and refreshments 12.45-1.30
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  • Tara Centre meditation @ Gregson
    Sat, 09 Jul
    The Gregson - Olive Bar
    Please come along to Tara Centre’s Relaxation Meditation - a gentle guided meditation with singing bowls. (Please bring a mat and/or a blanket to get comfortable - there’s also plenty of chairs if you prefer).
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  • Kogen Ryu Jujitsu - Self defence class
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, 09 Jul
    Dalton Square
    Kogen Ryu is specialised to make self-defence accessible to anyone, regardless of experience or fitness level.
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  • Them bones, biceps and other bits! Exploring the Musculoskeletal system
    Sat, 09 Jul
    The Gregson - Main Hall
    There are 206 bones in the human skeleton (give or take a few). When asked to describe their bones, people often use words like hard, solid or strong. We know that our bones have the ability to repair themselves if they break, but it often comes as a surprise to learn that bone is a living tissue.
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  • The Plot Tour
    Sat, 09 Jul
    Old Holly Farm
    The Plot is a new initiative to grow more food in North Lancashire. We grow organic fruit, vegetables and herbs whilst training and supporting new growers who want to set up their own enterprises to produce local food.
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  • Kogen Ryu Jujitsu - Self defence class
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, 09 Jul
    Dalton Square
    Kogen Ryu is specialised to make self-defence accessible to anyone, regardless of experience or fitness level.
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  • Anatomical Life Drawing @ The Gregson
    Sat, 09 Jul
    The Gregson - Main Hall
    Bring a friend or make some new ones as we pair up for the first hour to focus on the particularly challenging body parts to draw. Followed by practice of the full anatomy from a live model. This is a casual, non-tutored session. No drawing experience required, everyone is welcome.
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