The Hive JQ

12th OCTOBER - PROGRAMME

As it is starting to get a bit cooler, and we have a certain 'spooky' night at the end of the month, the theme this month is CHILL!

10am-4pm Free family craft activity session

Families can have fun with us all day making mini monsters and hanging bat decorations

Just drop-in. Last entry 3.30pm. 'Pay as you feel' for craft materials.

10am-4pm Explore & relax


Hive Cafe & Bakery open for drinks (but no fancy coffee machine) and cake. Explore our heritage exhibitions & discover the history of our building. Just drop in. Last entry 3.30pm. Free entry to exhibitions.

10.30am & 1.30pm Guided building tours (45 mins)


Explore all four storeys of our Grade II listed building; from derelict basement to inspiring rooftop urban micro-farm.

11am-1pm Felt making (Two-hour Taster Workshop)

Join Penny in the Makers Studio for a felt making workshop with a seasonal, autumnal feel. Relax with the theme of 'Chill'. Learn about the history of this heritage craft while building skills working with soft merino wool, laying fibres and using soap and water to make a strong piece of felt. The piece will be manipulated during the session into a little bowl or even a pumpkin! 

£18 per person (inc. VAT), plus free hot drinks. Over 18s. Advance booking essential.

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11am Felting workshop

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11.30 Building Tour

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2pm Mosaics workshop

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1.30pm Building Tour

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