What's on inBirdwell


Welcome to Birdwell

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Birdwell - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Birdwell to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Birdwell

10
DEC
Christmas Star Workshop
The Cooper Gallery

Enjoy creating some festive accessories for your Christmas table. You will be working with small metal stars and copper wire to embellish gift tags make napkin rings wine glass charms and other decorative items. The artist will instruct you in techniques such…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 242905
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10
DEC
Festive Christmas Baking for Adults
Cannon Hall Museum

Join us in the Victorian kitchens and learn how to make tasty treats such as mince pies and chocolate truffles for your Christmas parties. Enjoy a glass of mulled wine as you bake to get you in the festive spirit1pm ‐ 3pm£15…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 790270
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10
DEC
Friends of Cannon Hall Victorian Craft Fair
Cannon Hall Museum

Find unique Christmas gifts at this festive craft fair. There will be lots to see ranging from locally made arts to beautiful crafts.11am 4pmFree admissionTo book a stall contact: cannonhallfriendsgmail.com…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 790270
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10
DEC
Make Hand Print Christmas Tree Wreaths
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Drop into the visitor centre and create your own decoration to display at home.Drop in and make Hand Print Christmas Tree WreathsFree drop in session suggested donation of £1 to the Barnsley Museum Heritage Trust…

Location: 2.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 740203
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10
DEC
Santa's Workshop at Workshop
Worsbrough Mill and Country Park

Get little ones excited for Christmas with a visit to the award winning Santa experience at Worsbrough Mill. Its the perfect way to start the festive season.Children can write a letter to Father Christmas take a peek inside the workshop where the…

Location: 1.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 774527
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11
DEC
Children's Festive Christmas Baking
Cannon Hall Museum

Join us in the Victorian kitchens and learn how to make homemade festive biscuits and mini fondant Christmas puddings. Age range 51pm 3pm£9.95 per personPre‐booking essential limited spaces availableBook online now at shop.barnsley‐museums.com…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 790270
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11
DEC
Elsecar and the 1795 Newcomen Engine
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Join our guides for a fascinating guided tour. Discover what it meant to live and work in the Earls village of iron and coal. Imagine the power of the furnaces the bravery of our miners and grand splendour of Royal visits. The…

Location: 2.9 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01226 740203
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12
DEC
Michael Ball Alfie Boe
Sheffield City Hall

Michael Ball Alfie Boe at Sheffield City Hall in Sheffield on Monday 12 December 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
DEC
Sparkling Wine and Champagne Tasting in Sheffield
The Sheffield Tap, S1 2BP

We all enjoy a glass of fizz to celebrate birthdays Christmas weddings or just the fact that spring is here Tonight we will give you the chance to taste six beautiful sparkling wines and compare them side by side.... Will you be…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07888 688767
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14
DEC
Disney On Ice Frozen
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Disney On Ice Frozen at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield in Sheffield on Wednesday 14 December 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

15
DEC
Christmas Dinner Disco
Halifax Hall Hotel

Join us for a fun packed evening at our boutique hotel for your annual Christmas celebrations on Friday 16th December 2016.Feast on a three course meal then dance the night away with our resident DJ until midnight for only £35.00 per personPre‐booking…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01142 228810
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16
DEC
Dinner Disco
Halifax Hall Hotel

Join us for a fun packed evening at our boutique hotel for your annual Christmas celebrations on Friday 16th December 2016.Feast on a three course meal then dance the night away with our resident DJ until midnight for only £35.00 per personPre‐booking…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01142 228810
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17
DEC
Christmas Cheers! - SHEFFIELD
Theatre Delicatessen Sheffield

The Bailey Dolls are a 1940s style vocal trio who adore vintage harmonies swinging rhythms and a dash of old‐fashioned humour Join us for some Christmas Cheers this glorious season accompanied by our three‐piece band.Rita Kitty and Vi bring you a little…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07479 517277
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17
DEC
Christmas Dinner Disco Party Night
Halifax Hall

Whether you will be arranging a big office party or your family celebration we will be here to make your festive season.Join us for a fun packed evening at our boutique hotel for your annual Christmas celebrations. Feast on a three course…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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17
DEC
Festive Decoration Making - Christmas Crackers
The Cooper Gallery

Drop in and have a go at making your own unique decoration.Have a go at making Christmas Crackers on Saturday 17 DecemberWorkshop runs from 11am to 2pmFree suggested donation of £1 per person to Barnsley Museums Heritage Trust.…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 242905
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17
DEC
Haze Christmas Concert
Shakespeare's

Classic rockers Haze returned in 2013 with a new studio CD of original songs; The Last Battle features 14 new recordings by the classic Haze line‐up of the McMahon brothers and Paul Chisnell with sisters Cat & Ceri Ashton adding strings &…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07977 618089
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17
DEC
Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
The Victoria Hall

Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The words of Bruno Groening: There is no incurable God is the greatest physician has…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01246 230474
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19
DEC
Creative Christmas - Mini hanging button wreaths
Experience Barnsley

Make everything you need for a very merry Christmas at our fun family workshops.Make mini hanging button wreaths on Monday 19 December.10am to 2pmFree suggested donation of £1 to the Barnsley Museum Heritage Trust…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 242905
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20
DEC
Festive Decoration Making - Angel Decorations
The Cooper Gallery

Drop in and have a go at making your own unique decoration.Have a go at making Angel Decorations on Tuesday 20 DecemberWorkshop runs from 11am to 2pmFree suggested donation of £1 per person to Barnsley Museums Heritage Trust.…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 242905
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22
DEC
Dream Makers Christmas Ball
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Come along and meet Santa and his elves. As well as the big man himself there will also be live stage performances as well as very important letter writing. There will also be a special appearance from Elsa but can she make…

Location: 2.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 740203
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22
DEC
Festive Decoration Making - Reindeer Cards
The Cooper Gallery

Drop in and have a go at making your own unique decoration.Have a go at making Thumb print Reindeer cards on Saturday 22 DecemberWorkshop runs from 11am to 2pmFree suggested donation of £1 per person to Barnsley Museums Heritage Trust.…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 242905
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23
DEC
Creative Christmas - Printed name table places
Experience Barnsley

Make everything you need for a very merry Christmas at our fun family workshops.Make Printed name places for your Christmas table on Friday 23 December.10am to 2pmFree suggested donation of £1 to the Barnsley Museum Heritage Trust…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 772500
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25
DEC
Christmas Day Dinner
Halifax Hall

Whether you will be arranging a big office party or your family celebration we will be here to make your festive season special.With a fantastic five course meal all the way from the canapes to dessert why not sit back and relax…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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28
DEC
New Year Celebrations!
Experience Barnsley

Drop into the Learning Lab and have a go at making your own pop‐up paper fireworks.11am to 2pmFree suggested donation of £1 to the Barnsley Museums Heritage Trust…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 772500
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31
DEC
New Year's Eve - Glad it's Night Motown Experience
Grosvenor Casino Sheffield

FREE Entry & Free Bubbly at Midnight Grosvenor Casino Sheffield ‐ New Years EveIf youre looking for a lively vibrant venue to celebrate New Years Eve with your friends & Family Grosvenor Casino Sheffield is the perfect place to party and see…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01142 757433
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31
DEC
New Year’s Eve
Halifax Hall

Whether you will be arranging a big office party or your family celebration we will be here to make your festive season special.31st DecemberAre you looking for a quaint and sophisticated New Years Eve If so we have the perfect packages…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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07
JAN
Public Speaking Confidence & Presentation Skills
Hilton Hotel

If you have a strong desire to overcome stage fright deliver high impact presentations that move your audience and convey your ideas more effectively and passionately this course is just for you...Delivered by professional speakers who have been there felt your pain…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +441142 210514
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19
JAN
Amber Arcades - The Harley 19.01.17
The Harley

Amber Arcades return to Sheffield in January this time playing at our intimate home of The Harley.Amber Arcades is the moniker of Dutch musician Annelotte de Graaf. Having written and recorded songs in a solo setting for some time she flew out…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 753434
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19
JAN
Marvel Universe Live
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Marvel Universe Live at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield in Sheffield on Thursday 19 January 2017. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

21
JAN
Picasso Linocuts
Cannon Hall Museum

This stunning exhibition features 17 large linocut prints by Pablo Picasso 1881‐1973 on tour for the first time outside the British Museum.Lino cutting was a technique that Picasso explored in the late 1950s and early 1960s and the prints included in this…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01226 790270
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Tourist Attractions


Elsecar Heritage Railway

The Elsecar Heritage Railway is made up of a group of volunteers committed to the preservation, restoration and expansion of a preserved railway in South Yorkshire. EHR Volunteers carry out all duties on the railway, from driving the engines to maintaining the track.The Railway operates trains on Sundays…

Magna Science Adventure Centre

Fire Pavilion It's a frightening, fascinating, funny, high voltage experience. Go power mad. Control heat and cold. Make cables glow red hot. Paint heat patterns on the wall. Fuel machines with your hands. Stand next to a pillar of flame. Play games with fire. Say hello to a…

Millennium Galleries

Built using lottery funding, this venue is a great place for a half a day out.With a bright luncheon area and a vibrant foyer that includes two large escalators and open access to the downstairs exhibition area, the Galleries are ideal to look at rare collections and art…

147 Hot Shots

SnookerPool Hall at 147 Hot Shots in Sheffield, South Yorkshire. Contact venue on 0114‐256 2147 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

147 Snooker Club

SnookerPool Hall at 147 Snooker Club in Sheffield, South Yorkshire. Contact venue on 0114‐246 6147 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

AMF Bowling

Bowling at A M F Bowling in Sheffield, . Contact venue on 01142425152 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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