What’s On in December

A Calendar of events

1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd December Sam’s Safari Get close up and personal with some tactile, exotic creatures, including mammals, frogs and birds at our workshops.   2nd December Sam’s Safari for Children   6th December Christmas Float with Rotary York Ainsty Come along and see Father Christmas at the Christmas Float on Beckfield Lane   […]

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Sensory Tours for Adults at York Art Gallery

Picture of York art gallery

Sensory Tours for Adults at York Art Gallery  Everyone over 16 welcome, but especially suitable for partially sighted or blind adults. FREE but please book in advance via Eventbrite. York Art Gallery entry fees apply. Sunday 16 July     12:30 – 1:15 The Moore Family and Aesthetic Art   a poetic, descriptive and tactile tour of […]

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Spoken Word at York Literature Festival

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York Literature Festival takes place from 16th – 30th March, with events across the city. The festival includes a great range of events from published authors, local writing groups and performance poets. It kicks off tonight with a launch event featuring Joanne Harris. With great evenings of entertainment including conversations with Michael Palin, Mark Gratiss, […]

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Music Night Extravaganza

A man dancing to live music at our music night

For one night only on 5 January 2017, Wilberforce House will host a specially extended evening’s entertainment from 6.30pm to 9pm. Two sessions will be running simultaneously within the building.  The band, Roll Movement will be playing live in one and the other will be dedicated to Karaoke. During the mid-evening interval attendees in one […]

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