Conservation work party at Brown Robin Nature Reserve

When’s it on: 20/02/2013 till 20/02/2013 from 9.30am-4.00pm. each day. Type of event: Outdoor Activity Where’s it being held: Brown Robin Nature Reserve, Grange-over-Sands. Meet at Cumbria Grand Hotel car park. Grange-over-Sands What’s happening: Come and learn some traditional forest management crafts that will help to maintain the important diversity in the woodland. Please wear more »

The Johnathan Wordsworth Memorial Lecture: Wordsworth and Shelley with Professor Michael O’Neill

When’s it on: 23/02/2013 till 23/02/2013 from 11.00am – 12.00pm. each day. Type of event: Talk Where’s it being held: The Jerwood Centre, the Wordsworth Trust, Grasmere Grasmere What’s happening: Michael O’Neill is a Professor of English at Durham University and the author of books and articles on the Romantics and other poets, as well more »

“Bandages”

When’s it on: 08/03/2013 till 08/03/2013 from 7.30pm – 9.20pm. each day. Type of event: Theatre Where’s it being held: The Heron Theatre, Stanley Street, Beetham,Cumbria Beetham What’s happening: A play about June and Jane and about their mother. When reality finally crashes in, their carefully constructed world can never be the same again. A more »

Accidental Inventions

When’s it on: 16/03/2013 till 16/03/2013 from 11am and 2.30pm. each day. Type of event: Film Where’s it being held: Heron Corn Mill, Barn Beetham What’s happening: A fascinating and informative film documentary profiling some of the best examples of indispensable creations that happened by chance – including cellophane, dynamite, fingerprinting, matches, stainless steel, Teflon more »

Lakeland Sinfonia

When’s it on: 23/03/2013 till 23/03/2013 from 7.30pm each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: Lakes Leisure Burton Road Kendal Kendal What’s happening: The Lakeland Sinfonia,under the baton of Wyn Davies,start with Gounod’s Little Symphony for Wind Instruments.Then Alice Neary plays Saint-Saens Cello Concerto No.1 – a great tour de force. Debussy’s more »

Easter Quiz

When’s it on: 29/03/2013 till 01/04/2013 from 11.0am – 4.30pm each day. Type of event: Outdoor Activity Where’s it being held: Sizergh Castle, Sizergh, near Kendal, LA8 8DZ. Kendal What’s happening: The Easter bunny has left a special trail around the garden. Easter prize when you finish!

10cc’s Graham Gouldman

When’s it on: 12/04/2013 till 12/04/2013 from 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria Kendal What’s happening: Anyone who has attended a 10cc concert in recent years is likely to have seen band co-founder Graham Gouldman’s opening acoustic set, featuring some of the hits more »

Carmina Burana

When’s it on: 20/04/2013 till 20/04/2013 from 7.30pm each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: The Lakes School Troutbeck Bridge Windermere Cumbria Windermere What’s happening: Staveley Choral will be joined by singers from The Lakes School, The Millennium Youth Choir & Deissen, Germany (Windermere’s twin town) for this spectacular event. Accompaniment is more »

British Eagle day with Predator Park.

When’s it on: 28/04/2013 till 28/04/2013 from 11.00am. each day. Type of event: Miscellaneous Where’s it being held: Brockhole Lake District Visitor Centre. Windermere What’s happening: Come and meet our Golden Eagle, Ben and White-tailed Sea Eagle, Sapphira and compare their adaptations with talks and activities, including storytelling and face painting. A guaranteed way to more »

Holker Garden Festival

When’s it on: 31/05/2013 till 02/06/2013 from 10.00am – 5.30pm. each day. Type of event: Festival/Gala/Agricultural Show/Fair Where’s it being held: Holker Hall & Gardens, Cark-in-Cartmel, Nr Grange-over-Sands Cartmel What’s happening: The Holker Garden Festival celebrates its 21st anniversary this June with a three day summer spectacle, showcasing only the very best of gardening, countryside, more »

Leven Valley Support Group for St Mary’s Hospice Annual Summer Fair and Car Boot Sale

When’s it on: 16/06/2013 till 16/06/2013 from 9.30am. each day. Type of event: Festival/Gala/Agricultural Show/Fair Where’s it being held: Haverthwaite Playing Field, Haverthwaite Newby Bridge What’s happening: Annual summer fair and car boot sale local craft and produce stalls, entertainment, bouncy castle, childrens magician, “Fifi the Flea”,bouncy castle,refreshments, all the fun of the fair and more »

Tri Windermere

When’s it on: 07/07/2013 till 07/07/2013 from 8.00am. each day. Type of event: Outdoor Activity Where’s it being held: Cockshott Point, The Gleebe, Bowness-on-Windermere Windermere What’s happening: Sunday7 July 2013 will see Tri Windermere 4 take place at England’s longest and most iconic lake. Set in the heart of the Lake District National Park with more »

Conservation work party at Latterbarrow Nature Reserve

When’s it on: 20/02/2013 till 20/02/2013 from 9.30am-4.00pm. each day. Type of event: Outdoor Activity Where’s it being held: Latterbarrow Nature Reserve, near Witherslack. Meet at the reserve entrance. Witherslack What’s happening: This work, when combined with summer grazing, will help to increase the area of limestone grassland and benefit important butterfly and wildflower species. more »

Blackheart Folk Duo

When’s it on: 24/02/2013 till 24/02/2013 from 6.30pm – 11.00pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: Hutton Roof Village Hall, Hutton Roof, Carnforth Kirkby Lonsdale What’s happening: Folk Night – Live Music, cottage pie supper and bar. Live entertainment provided by Blackheart folk duo : an all-acoustic modern folk duo, who more »

Charity 60′s Night

When’s it on: 02/03/2013 till 02/03/2013 from 8.00pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: The Park Nightclub, Parkside Road, Kendal Kendal What’s happening: It’s 60′s Night at The Park Nightclub (Parkside Road, Kendal) 8.00pm Start. Hosted By Sos Wilson. Featuring Strawberry Fields, Angela Cherry & Misdemeanour. Guaranteed to be a fabulous more »

The High Fell Story

When’s it on: 08/03/2013 till 08/03/2013 from 7.30pm-9.15pm. each day. Type of event: Talk Where’s it being held: Methodist Church, Broughton-in-Furness, LA20 6HQ. Broughton-in-Furness What’s happening: Neil Harnott, Cumbria Wildlife Trust’s Senior Conservation Officer, brings alive the story of Cumbria’s fells through the words and perspectives of local people. Entry is £2.50 for adults and more »

Moscow Ballett la Classique – “Coppelia”

When’s it on: 14/03/2013 till 14/03/2013 from 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Dance Where’s it being held: Coronation Hall, County Square, Ulverston, Cumbria Ulverston What’s happening: The greatest success of Russian theatre is undoubtedly classical ballet, an area in which Russian dancers (aided by some of the world’s greatest choreographers) have reigned supreme since more »

Ambleside Daffodil and Spring Flower Show

When’s it on: 23/03/2013 till 24/03/2013 from 11.00am – 4.00pm. each day. Type of event: Flower Show /Open Garden Where’s it being held: The Kelsick Centre, St Mary’s Lane, Ambleside, Cumbria Ambleside What’s happening: Friendly traditional show. Refreshments available. Classes include flowers, bulbs, alpine and rock plants, floral art, photography, cookery, handicrafts, children’s classes.

Let’s Hang On

When’s it on: 30/03/2013 till 30/03/2013 from 7.30 pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: Coronation Hall, County Square, Ulverston Cubmria. Ulverston What’s happening: In this remarkable production Let’s Hang On takes you on a musical journey through the prolific career of one of the most successful bands of all time” more »

Leven Valley support group for St Mary’s Hospice fashion show

When’s it on: 12/04/2013 till 12/04/2013 from 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Miscellaneous Where’s it being held: Cafe Ambio Lakeland Motor Museum Backbarrow Newby Bridge What’s happening: Fashion show “Around the World” by Two X Two of Ulverston starts at 7.30pm tickets £7.50 incl tea, coffee traybake and entrance to the Lakeland Motor Museum more »

The Government Inspector

When’s it on: 20/04/2013 till 20/04/2013 from 8.00pm. each day. Type of event: Theatre Where’s it being held: Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal Cumbria Kendal What’s happening: The Government Inspector is one of the world’s most famous plays. Written in 1835, and set in Tsarist Russia, it is a classic satire on human vanity

Wrynose or Bust

When’s it on: 28/04/2013 till 28/04/2013 from from 6.30am – 11.30am. each day. Type of event: Outdoor Activity Where’s it being held: Start: Halton Army Training Camp, Halton Road, Lancaster Carnforth What’s happening: As last year the Lancaster Rotary club are running three cycle routes on the same day, all starting and finishing from the more »

StarWalk

When’s it on: 18/05/2013 till 18/05/2013 from 9.00pm. each day. Type of event: Outdoor Activity Where’s it being held: Around the streets of Kendal. Kendal What’s happening: Register for the StarWalk today and step out on Saturday 18th May knowing the money raised stays local to provide free therapies to local cancer patients and their more »

Furness Tradition Festival

When’s it on: 12/07/2013 till 14/07/2013 from 8.00pm Friday – 3.30 pm Sunday. each day. Type of event: Festival/Gala/Agricultural Show/Fair Where’s it being held: Various venues in town centre including the Coronation Hall, County Square, Ulverston. Ulverston What’s happening: A weekend of the finest folk music, song, dance and storytelling in various venues around Ulverston more »

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival

When’s it on: 18/10/2013 till 20/10/2013 from N/A each day. Type of event: Festival/Gala/Agricultural Show/Fair Where’s it being held: Various locations across Kendal including Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal College,and Kendal Town Hall. Kendal What’s happening: A new festival celebrating the diversity of the comic art form, from cartoons to comics, super-heros to manga and graphic more »

Widening Horizons

When’s it on: 06/03/2013 till 06/03/2013 from 10.00am – 11.30am each day. Type of event: Talk Where’s it being held: The Heron Theatre Stanley Street Beetham Beetham What’s happening: The Widening Horizons Lecture Society meets every Wednesday morning from October 3rd 2012 to March 6th 2013 An interesting talk each week, preceeded by coffee and more »

Robyn Hitchcock

When’s it on: 08/03/2013 till 08/03/2013 from 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria Kendal What’s happening: Over the past three decades, Robyn Hitchcock has built a large and distinctive body of work that’s established him as one of rock’s most respected iconoclasts.

Sam Lee

When’s it on: 14/03/2013 till 14/03/2013 from 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: The Brewery Arts Centre, 122a Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria Kendal What’s happening: Sam is also an award-winning promoter and live events producer through his 2010 BBC Folk club of the year The Nest Collective.

Buzzcocks

When’s it on: 30/03/2013 till 30/03/2013 from 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria Kendal What’s happening: Standing shoulder-to-shoulder with groups such as the Sex Pistols, their raw sound energised the nation’s youth and produced unforgettable songs such as Ever Fallen in Love (With more »

Steam Yacht Gondola on Coniston Water

When’s it on: 05/04/2013 till 02/11/2013 from various each day. Type of event: Miscellaneous Where’s it being held: Gondola Pier, Lake Road, Coniston Coniston What’s happening: Operated by the National Trust, Gondola is the Lake District’s most iconic and and historic lake cruise. Mon:11am,12pm,1pm,2.30pm (105-mins) Tue:11am,12pm,1pm,2.30pm,3.30pm Wed:11am,12pm,1pm,2.30pm,3.30pm Thu:11am,12pm,1pm,2.30pm (105-mins) Fri:11am,12pm,1pm,2.30pm,3.30pm Sat:11am(105-mins),1pm,2.30pm,3.30pm Sun:11am,12pm,1pm,2.30pm (105-mins) All sailings more »

Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle

When’s it on: 13/04/2013 till 13/04/2013 from 7.30pm – 9.45pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: Kendal Parish Church, Kirkland, Kendal Kendal What’s happening: Kendal South Choir, conducted by Ian Thompson, sing Rossini’s Petite Messe Solennelle and operatic excerpts by Rossini and Verdi. With soloists Laurie Ashworth (soprano), Emma Stannard (mezzo more »

Northern Sinfonia

When’s it on: 20/04/2013 till 20/04/2013 from 7.30pm (Pre-concert talk at 6.30pm) each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: Lakes Leisure Burton Road Kendal Kendal What’s happening: Angela Hewitt is a favourite with Kendal audiences and she takes the stage with the Northern Sinfonia in the final concert of of the season. more »

Talking about racing

When’s it on: 02/05/2013 till 02/05/2013 from 4.00pm – 6.00pm. each day. Type of event: Talk Where’s it being held: Windermere Steamboat Museum, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria Windermere What’s happening: Our collection includes some classic racing boats and associated memorabilia. It’s a chance to delve into our archive collection and share memories of racing on the lake.

Story Time

When’s it on: 19/05/2013 till 19/05/2013 from 12.00pm / 2.00pm / 4.00pm. each day. Type of event: Workshop/Course/Arts & Crafts Where’s it being held: Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria Windermere What’s happening: Come along to this creative workshop and paint your own Bodil Manz inspired design onto a mug, whether a present more »

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