Future Events


A lively evening of virtuoso harp and guitar playing

harp_and_guitar.pngby Maire Ni Chathasaigh and Chris Newman.

This is an internationally renowned pairing of the doyenne of Irish harpists with one of the UK’s most influential acoustic guitarists. Be prepared to be amazed!

Friday 5th April 2019 7.30pm The Octagon, Grassington. £10 members/£12 non members.


A lyrical film of the Dales.

This recently commissioned film with no commentary, only evocative music and written words, takes you on a reflective and relaxing journey through a landscape which is both awesome and beautiful. All enhanced by a glass of fizz and tasty canapes.

The Octagon Grassington Wednesday 8th May 2019 at 7pm. £6 members £8 non members.


Lino cutting workshop with Tilly Dagnall. THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT

lino_cutting.pngA day for beginners or more experienced people. Places limited so early booking is advised. £28 members £30 non members includes all materials, lunch and refreshments.

Conistone with Kilnsey Village Hall Wednesday 5th June 10 am till 4pm.


Roger McGough: "Joinedupwriting."

roger_mcGough.pngThis promises to be a highly entertaining evening with Roger whose poetry and writing is familiar to both adults and children.

Saturday 27th July 2019 at The Octagon in Grassington 7.30pm. £16 members, £17.50 non members.


An evening with Richard Morris

richard_morris.pngAuthor, academic and historian, Richard will be entertaining us with his stories of Yorkshire, including some he couldn’t squeeze in to his hugely successful book “Yorkshire, a Lyrical History”.

Friday 13th September 2019 at The Octagon Grassington 7.30pm. Members £8 non members £10.


"Between You and Me" - Ian McMillan and Luke Carver Goss

By popular demand a return to Grassington for Ian McMillan this time with Luke Carver Goss. Ian is joined by composer Luke to present a hilarious night of words, music & breath-taking comedy.Ian Mc.png

Friday 11th October 2019 at The Octagon Grassington 7.30pm. Members £11 non members £12.50

 

 


Cheese and wine at the UWALS AGM

Conistone with Kilnsey Village Hall

Tuesday 12th November 2019 at 7.30pm.


"A Winter Wassail" with the Penhill Poachers.

penhill_poachers..pngStart thinking about Christmas with this group of musicians and their atmospheric music. Covers of folk songs and carols.

Friday 29th November 2019 at The Octagon Grassington 7.30pm. £10 members/£12 non members.


"Presenting the Past" Project

There will be workshops and activities taking place throughout 2019/2020 as part of this Heritage Lottery funded project. For more information about what's happening and how you can get involved then see our "Presenting the Past" page.Logo-HLF.jpg


 


A lively evening of virtuoso harp and guitar playing by Maire Ni Chathasaigh and Chris Newman. This is an internationally renowned pairing of the doyenne of Irish harpists with one of the UK’s most influential acoustic guitarists. Be prepared to be amazed!

Friday 5th April 2019 7.30pm The Octagon, Grassington. £10 members/£12 non members.

To book your tickets email uwalsociety@gmail.comMaire.png

Latest events

‘Presenting the Past’ funded by Heritage Lottery.

Creative writing workshop 27th April 2019 at Conistone with Kilnsey Village Hall 10am till 4pm.

See "Presenting the Past" page for further details

FUNK WIRE BIRTHDAY BASH!SATURDAY 6TH APRIL AMERDALE HALL ARNCLIFFE.

See "FUNK WIRE" page for further details.