Events - 25 May 17

It’s all going on in Warrington so check out the events listing below. If you have something going on in Warrington please submit your event here.

Roots Between the Tides: JAM remixes Warrington Museum

Roots Between the Tides: JAM remixes Warrington Museum

Friday 30 Sep 2016 - Saturday 30 Dec 2017, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Installation

Using a combination of techniques from photography, sculpture and archival research, JAM will ‘remix’ elements from Warrington, creating a hanging network of several hundred images from the Fish Gallery mezzanine. Navigate a web of interconnected stories with the binoculars provided.

Springwatch

Springwatch

Wednesday 22 Mar 2017 - Saturday 1 Jul 2017, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Display

Featuring spring themed objects from the collection, this small display also features excerpts from the notebooks of Linnaeus Greening, one of Warrington’s most famous naturalists, as well as photographs and memoirs of the local Natural History Society.

Interpret

Interpret

Saturday 8 Apr 2017 - Saturday 17 Jun 2017, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Art

This exhibition is a showcase of young contemporary artists that are completing a range of Art & Design courses at Warrington Collegiate. Responding to the theme of Warrington, the students’ work reflects their perspective on the town’s changing identity.

Paint it Black: Film Noir exhibition

Paint it Black: Film Noir exhibition

Saturday 29 Apr 2017 - Thursday 1 Jun 2017, All Day

Free / £3

Exhibition

Touring film noir inspired photographic exhibition complimented by film noir screenings in a selection of Livewire libraries.

Warrington Noir

Warrington Noir

Saturday 29 Apr 2017 - Saturday 1 Jul 2017, 12:00am

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Display

In conjunction with the exciting ‘Hollywood comes to the Libraries’ photographic and cinema project being held across the borough, this small display explores the twin themes of cinema and crime in Warrington during the Film Noir period of the 1940s and 1950s.

Priestley College Street Art

Priestley College Street Art

Friday 5 May 2017 - Thursday 13 Jul 2017, All Day

Free

Pyramid Arts Centre

Exhibition

In this exhibition students from Priestley College will display new work inspired by some of the street art featured in the collection at Warrington Museum & Art Gallery.

Louise Giovanelli: A throw to the side

Louise Giovanelli: A throw to the side

Saturday 6 May 2017 - Saturday 15 Jul 2017, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Contemporary Art

Featured as ‘one to watch’ by Saatchi Art, Louise Giovanelli is an emerging artist whose haunting yet beautiful work is an examination of the sensorial possibilities of paint.

Predators

Predators

Saturday 20 May 2017 - Saturday 16 Sep 2017, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Exhibition

The world’s fiercest animals have been spotted on the prowl in Warrington!

Explore Dr Herringbone’s Predatorium in a new exhibition at Warrington Museum & Art Gallery, featuring specially-selected artefacts, taxidermy and artwork from the museum’s collection.

This family-friendly display will give visitors a chance to discover interesting and unusual facts about nature’s top hunters in a new and refreshing way. From the guts and gore of the hunt to the grossness of animal dung, Predators promises to fascinate old and young alike.

Borough Charter Display

Borough Charter Display

Thursday 25 May 2017 - Saturday 2 Sep 2017, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Display

In 1847 Queen Victoria granted Warrington a Charter, formally making it a borough, and in that year our modern town was born. To celebrate the 170th anniversary of this important event there will be a rare opportunity to see the original document.

The Big Heat - Cert 15

The Big Heat - Cert 15

Thursday 25 May 2017, 7:30pm

£3 (£4 inc online booking fee)

Stockton Heath Library

Film

A taut, exciting crime melodrama featuring the hard-boiled detective, complex femme fatale and dark undertones of deceit and deception.