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Put t’kettle On for Macmillan

The Glaze Room at Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote

We invite you to our Put t'kettle On afternoon raising funds for Macmillan Cancer Support as part of their Big Coffee Morning (but please note ours takes place in the afternoon!) Pop along for tea, coffee, cake and a good old chat! All welcome. Free (Donations towards Macmillan Cancer Support welcome and of course cakes […]

Free

Oktobeerfest

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote

Campfire Trailer in association with Sharpe's and Bodell's are throwing the ultimate Oktoberfest as a Swadlincote Beer Festival this September! Join us for: A whole host of guest craft beers / ales and cider and tap takeovers from your favourite local brewers Bavarian themed street food in Campfire's taproom 'bierkeller' Traditional cask ales at Sharpe's […]

Free

Oktoberfest – Family Crafts

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote

Join us for fun themed family craft workshop celebrating Oktoberfest. Make your own decorative cuckoo clock, alpine hat, lebkuchen inspired decorations and more! Price: £10 per child. Booking essential. (Adults accompanying but not participating free) Book a space

Coin Valuation Day

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote

Join Willow Coins for their Coin Valuation Day. Free Entry.

Coin Valuation Day

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote

Join Willow Coins for their monthly Coin Valuation Day. Free entry.

Music in the Kiln – The Coal Tits

The Kiln at Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote

The Coal Tits are a community singing group who have been together since 2017.   We were supported and guided by the National Forest Company and the Black to Green project to create songs about the heart of the forest - the industry, the landscape, the transformation, the people, the stories.  We enjoy what we […]

Music in the Kiln – Off the Record

The Kiln at Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote

This October, we will be welcoming Off the Record back to Sharpe's to perform in the Kiln. Off the Record are a four-piece acoustic band who perform songs from the 1920's to 2000's using vocal harmonies with guitar, ukulele, harmonica, and tin whistle. Price: £10 per person. Book a space

£10

Bal – Forest / Feast / Flame

The Courtyard at Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote

Forest | Feast | Flame Following a sell out tour of Leicestershire, Bål are proud to present a festival of open fire cooking, cocktails, craft beer and acoustic music all beside the campfire & set amongst the beautifully restored Sharpe's Pottery Museum with its courtyard and kiln. Our chefs have created a special menu using the […]

£65.00

Family Djembe Drumming Workshop

The Kiln at Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote

Family djembe drumming workshops have been created and developed specifically to encourage whole family participation - children, parents, carers, aunts, uncles and grandparents are all welcome to participate in this wonderful family bonding musical activity! Suitable for children aged 6+. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Adults: £7.50, Children £5.50 Book a space  

£5.50 – £7.50

Halloween at the Museum – Family Crafts

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote

There's something strange in the neighbourhood, who you gonna call?!  Be prepared for any bumps in the night or ghostly goings on at the museum with this fun themed family craft workshop! Make your own Ghost Busting Proton pack, Slimer mask, Slimer's Slime and potent potions to takeaway! There will also be an opportunity to […]

£10.00

Paranormal Evening

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote

Paranormal investigation evening with Psychic medium Ian Griffiths (seen on prime video.who put Bella in the wyth elm) and Medium Witch Maria Rose Harrod. Over 25 years looking into the paranormal around the country. Founder of The Warren Legacy Foundation for Paranormal Research. Founder of Walking with Spirit Paranormal. Guests will be able to join […]

£25.00

Halloween at the Museum – Ghost Busting Tours

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote

Reports of ghosts and ghouls haunting Swadlincote having been coming in thick and fast ... but who ya gonna call??  Campfire Trailer that's who! Book your tickets for a spooky ghost hunting experience this Halloween.  You and your team of Ghost Hunters will charge up your proton packs and join an experienced Ghost Hunter who […]