Events - 7 Jun 18

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.

Haecceity

Haecceity

Saturday 10 Mar 2018 - Saturday 16 Jun 2018, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Contemporary Art

This solo show from Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival Open winner Tracy Hill offers an opportunity to connect with unique wetland locations around Warrington.

The Health Revolution

The Health Revolution

Saturday 24 Mar 2018 - Sunday 8 Jul 2018, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Exhibition

On 5 July 2018 the National Health Service will be 70 years old. To celebrate this milestone the museum will be hosting an exhibition featuring material from our archives and collections which will tell the story of Warrington’s changing healthcare services.

Warrington Art Treasures: The National Picture

Warrington Art Treasures: The National Picture

Saturday 5 May 2018 - Saturday 2 Mar 2019, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Art

This is the second in a series of three exhibitions celebrating landmark events for the oldest public museum in the North West. Warrington Museum & Art Gallery is joining forces with National Museums Liverpool by loaning three fantastic works, including Enrico Coleman’s Oxen Drawing a Black Stone to the Studio of John Warrington Wood, and Sir Luke Fildes’ A Portrait of Fanny Fildes and The Widower.

How to Dust the Surface

How to Dust the Surface

Saturday 12 May 2018 - Saturday 15 Sep 2018, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Contemporary Art

In this work the artists Juan Covelli & Neale Willis set out as contemporary archaeologists, searching for and sifting data from unexpected places. By then manipulating how the computer handles this data, they have let new and surprising outcomes be created.

Touching Senses

Touching Senses

Saturday 26 May 2018 - Saturday 21 Jul 2018, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Community Art

Art plays a fundamental part in all our lives, and has a crucial impact on us all. It is all around us, and we often “breathe it in” without even noticing. Everybody has had an artistic experience that has made them think, laugh or cry. Art can help us through sad times, introduce excitement or fun into our lives and connect us to something that is important in our past or present.

Talk by Janice Hayes: Celebrating 170 years of Warrington Museum and its School of Art

Talk by Janice Hayes: Celebrating 170 years of Warrington Museum and its School of Art

Thursday 7 Jun 2018, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Free (booking required)

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Talk

Heritage Manager and local author Janice Hayes reveals the fascinating story of the oldest public Museum in the North West of England and its collections. Discover how the Museum and its collections has evolved over the last 170 years and learn the stories behind he works displayed in our special anniversary exhibition Warrington Art treasures: the National Picture.

Ruby Wax - Frazzled

Ruby Wax - Frazzled

Thursday 7 Jun 2018, 8:00pm

£20 (£21.75 inc online booking fee)

Parr Hall

Comedy

Drop dead gorgeous, sassy and smart, Ruby Wax brings her new one-woman show to the stage.