“Still Alice” from Wimborne Drama Productions

In May at the Tivoli Theatre, Wimborne Drama Productions are performing a stage adaptation of Still Alice, based on the award-winning book and film, about a woman with early-onset dementia, and we were wondering if this powerful, moving but hopeful play may be of interest to your members. It is in aid of Alzheimer’s Society.

The play is on at the Tivoli Theatre from 23rd to 25th May. Evenings at 7.30pm (tickets £17.50). Sat matinee at 2.30pm (tickets £15.50).  Group discounts are available from the Tivoli Box Office – 1 in 10 free. For further information and to book tickets, contact the box office on 01202 885566 or visit the Tivoli website

Garden Party Sunday 21st July from 1pm

“Brackenwood”, God’s Blessing Green, Holt, BH21 7DD

(next to Stewarts Garden Centre, Broomhill)

In aid of Dorset Cancer Care + Wimborne Scout Group

    • Christchurch &  District Concert Band

    • Cream teas

    • Classic British Bikes

    • Lake + Fernery

    • Plant stall

    • Tombola + Crafts

Entry £5   Easy parking  Wheelchair friendly Dogs welcome on lead


Forthcoming events at The Museum of East Dorset

Full details are on their website

Introduction to Printmaking (Lino-cut)

Tuesday 21 May 10 am-1 pm

£35 (plus £10 materials payable to tutor on the day)

In this introduction to printmaking learn how to create a Linocut design that can be used to make your own hand-printed cards or stationery.

Summertime Sun Print Notebooks

Wednesday 12 June 11am-4pm £75 inc materials

The workshop involves spending the morning learning the art of cyanotype printing with Tamsin, followed by an afternoon of bookbinding to make your own special notebook, bound in the print that you created earlier. This is suitable for all levels of ability.

Creative Calm Art Workshop

Tuesday 18 June 2024 6pm – 8pm

Price: £36 (including materials and a glass of bubbles)

Would you Love to learn how to use Art as a way to Relax & Unwind? Love to be creative but don’t know where to start? Then this session is for you.

We will be exploring Glass Painting and creating cards and a glass sun catcher. Come & join this small friendly class, learn easy painting & doodling techniques & experience the benefits that art & creativity can bring to you. Enjoy a moment of Calm & tap into your Creative flow

No experience necessary, suitable for all.

You will leave the session with lots of tips & techniques, several finished pieces.

Fused Glass Beach Huts & Seascapes Workshop

Saturday 21 September 10am-12pm

Price: £39.00 (including all materials & kiln firing)

Come and join this small friendly class where you will design and create your own piece of Glass Art.

This class is great for beginners and those who have worked with glass before. You will make 2 designs, including a coaster/ picture or hanging sun catcher you choose.


Forthcoming events at Dorset Museum

Full details are on their website

Roman Town House Tours

11, 25 May

Display - John Brown in Dorchester - Rebuilding a life after Slavery

Until 30 May


Information about forthcoming events that may be of interest to members.  The details have been provided by outside organisations.

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