Archives: What's On

12th
Jun
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28th
Jun

June Events at Bay Horse Inn

Sunday Nights Sunday 17th - Tom Unwin's Blow Up Sunday 24th - Neil Maya Trio with Matt Carter keys and James Billington vocals Folk Wed 13th & 27th - Folk singing session Mon 21st - Open folk session Mon 28th - Irish session Open Mic / Songwriters Thurs 14th & 28th - Open mic & jam session with Eli & friends Thurs 21st - Launchpad with Adrian Birtwell Knitters Every Tuesday - Purl & a Pint from 6 - 8 pm Thurs 21st - Poet's Talk - contact Helen at ash.moor@btinternet.com for more details about this event All events start at 8 pm unless otherwise specified.
17th
Jun
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23rd
Jun

Totnes Art Society

The Totnes Art Society was formed in 1985 for the promotion and practice of fine arts. The aim of the Society is to encourage participation in, and appreciation of, various aspects of the arts, but in particular,drawing and painting in all media. They believe in providing a programme and environment which will encourage members to develop and improve their skills and appreciation of art. Totnes Art Society is an association of artists of all levels of ability. Their latest exhibition is at Birdwood House from 17th - 23rd June; 10am - 4.45pm daily
20th
Jun

Full Day Workshop at Steve Robinson Glass

During this full day workshop at our spacious and fully equipped studio you will make your own large wall hanging, which we'll fire for you overnight ready for collection the next day. This is an excellent insight into techniques for glass fusing with enamels. Whether you already work in glass, or are a complete novice, Steve will tailor your tuition accordingly. Places are limited to 5 to ensure individual attention for everyone. All tools and materials provided. 9am til 5pm at Unit 1, Coombe Farm Craft Studios. £295 per person, which includes a pub lunch. Advance booking essential.
23rd
Jun

Great Totnes Midsummer Stitch Up

Arts & Crafts Market at the Civic Hall from 9.30 am - 4.30 pm. Free entry but donations to RNLI welcome. Molly Button Cafe will be open all day for food.
23rd
Jun

Full Day Workshop at Steve Robinson Glass

During this full day workshop at our spacious and fully equipped studio you will make your own large wall hanging, which we'll fire for you overnight ready for collection the next day. This is an excellent insight into techniques for glass fusing with enamels. Whether you already work in glass, or are a complete novice, Steve will tailor your tuition accordingly. Places are limited to 5 to ensure individual attention for everyone. All tools and materials provided. 9am til 5pm at Unit 1, Coombe Farm Craft Studios. £295 per person, which includes a pub lunch. Advance booking essential.
27th
Jun

Evening Taster Class at Steve Robinson Glass

During this 2 hour class at our spacious and fully equipped studio you will make your own fused glass curved tealight panel, which we'll fire for you overnight ready for collection the next day. All tools and materials provided. Suitable for complete beginners, and ideal as a 'taster' before attending one of our full day workshops. 7 pm til 9 pm at Unit 1, Coombe Farm Craft Studios. £45 per person. Advance booking essential.
28th
Jun

Enchanting Isles & Freedom Trails with Monty Halls

Explorer, writer and TV presenter Monty Halls will be recounting tales of his latest adventures in the wilds of Europe and on the magical Galapagos Islands at Bayards Kitchen (Dartington Shops) on Thursday 28th June. During his presentation, Monty will talk about the remarkable individuals, routes and locations he came across while filming in these extraordinary environments for Channel 4, illustrated by stunning images and exclusive footage. His presentation has already received widespread acclaim, and played to a full house at the Royal Geographical Society, leading Sir Ranulph Fiennes to comment: “A brilliant presentation that celebrates the importance of adventure and travel in the modern world.” Copies of Monty’s new book Escaping Hitler: Stories of Escape and Endurance on the Freedom Trails will also be available for personalised signing at the end of the event. Monty’s most recent programme WWII’s Great Escapes: The Freedom Trails was broadcast on Channel 4 in 2017 and My Family and The Galapagos is coming out on Channel 4 later this year. Tickets for the evening cost £25 each and include a wood-fired pizza and a drink. Please arrive for 6.30pm to order your pizza. A percentage of ticket and book sales will be donated to Stoke Flemming Primary School. Book tickets online, call 0330 1131039 or email suze@seadogproductions.co.uk
28th
Jun

Totnes Town Walk

Every Thursday from April to the end of October, meet local guide Kathy Alexander at 10.30 am at the Tourist Information Office, Market Square, Totnes for an informative and interesting guided walk. Take a stroll around the historic town centre. From the commercial hub of the Saxon and Medieval Town we visit ancient wells, old marketplaces, Castle and town walls, church and civic precinct and an Elizabethan garden. £5 per person (£3 for under 16's) Tour lasts 1.5 - 2 hours
29th
Jun

Walk for visually impaired

Join Devon in Sight and the Macular Society for a walk along the lovely Totnes - Dartington Access for for All path on Friday 29th June at 10.30amn. Meet at Totnes Pavilion. The walk will finish around 12.30 at the Shops at Dartington (Cider Press) where refreshments can be enjoyed. He you will be joined by Sarah Woolaston (M.P. for Totnes) who will be happy to hear about your experiences of sight loss. There are 10 seating areas along this gentle, level walk. There is also an audio guide describing the path, the local history and its surroundings. This can be found at: www.dogrosesound.org/dartingtonpath The organisers will be very interested to hear what you think of the path and the audio guide and how these might be improved. All are welcome to participate. Questions relating to this walk can be passed on to Cathy Duffy, Community Support Worker, Devon in Sight: 07972 286061
29th
Jun

Marcia Willett book signing

Join Marcia Willett for a formal signing of her books "Seven Days of Summer" and "Homecomings" on Friday 29th June at Totnes Bookshop on Totnes High Street. "Busy mum of twins Liv is looking forward to a week at the Beach Hut in Devon, even if she feels that something's not right between her and Matt. She’s sure he’s just too busy at work to join them on their summer holiday, not that he wants time alone… Marcia is one of Britain's best known authors and has now written over 20 books both under her own name and under her pseudonym Willa March. Feel free to join Marcia for this free session....