Events

Find out what is happening in Chippenham and promote any events that you are organising.

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Upcoming events (next 30 days)

25 January 2018: Gospel choir

Weekly gospel, soul and pop choir open to all £5 a session

26 January 2018: The ELO Encounter

Geoff Endacott presents: The ELO Encounter Roll over Beethoven, because the greatest tribute to Jeff Lynne’s Electric Light Orchestra is here! This all live show features soaring strings, striking vocal harmonies and all the much loved songs from ELO’s hit-filled library including Evil Woman, Telephone Line and Don’t Bring Me Down. The ELO Encounter promises read more…

31 January 2018: Creative Wiltshire Exhibition

Exhibition open: 20 November 2017 – 17 March 2018 Creative Wiltshire, Chippenham Museum’s first exhibition in its newly opened gallery space, features the work of many influential artists who moved to North Wiltshire during the 20th century for work, study or a simpler life. For them the area provided new inspiration for their creativity, producing read more…

3 February 2018: Saturday Exhibition Tours of Creative Wiltshire

Join the curator to discover some of the fascinating stories behind the objects in Chippenham Museum’s Creative Wiltshire exhibition. These fortnightly Saturday tours are free to enjoy with no booking necessary. Creative Wiltshire, Chippenham Museum’s first exhibition in its newly opened gallery space, features the work of many influential artists who moved to North Wiltshire read more…

7 February 2018: Votes for Women – and Men!

On 6 February 1918 The Representation of the People Act became law in the UK, enabling more people to vote than ever before including women over 30 who met a property qualification and all men over 21 – the first time that working class men had the vote. This talk will shed light on what read more…

10 February 2018: 80s Disco Night

80s Disco night, Saturday 10th February, 8.30pm. Dig out your crimpers, find your fingerless gloves, hunt out that headband – it’s 80s night! Moonwalk across that dancefloor, do the robot, or move like MC Hammer! 80s fashion optional, but sooo much fun! Free entry.

13 February 2018: Canal Days Half Term Workshops

Meet the volunteers of the Wilts & Berks Canal Trust at Chippenham Museum and have a go at lots of fun free activities celebrating Chippenham’s local canal. This activity is suitable for ages 5 – 11 and under 8s must be accompanied by an adult. Families can drop-in 10.30am – 12pm and 1pm – 2.30pm read more…

15 February 2018: Canal Days Half Term Workshops

Meet the volunteers of the Wilts & Berks Canal Trust at Chippenham Museum and have a go at lots of fun free activities celebrating Chippenham’s local canal. This activity is suitable for ages 5 – 11 and under 8s must be accompanied by an adult. Families can drop-in 10.30am – 12pm and 1pm – 2.30pm read more…

15 February 2018: Cleaning the Artist’s Palette of Clifford Ellis

A talk on our conservation of the oil paint palette of the artist Clifford Ellis, which is currently on display at Chippenham Museum (until 17 March). Why not come to Gabby’s informative talk at the History Centre and then visit the exhibition at the Museum? A talk by Gabby Flexer, Conservator, at WSHC, with Alan read more…

17 February 2018: Saturday Exhibition Tours of Creative Wiltshire

Join the curator to discover some of the fascinating stories behind the objects in Chippenham Museum’s Creative Wiltshire exhibition. These fortnightly Saturday tours are free to enjoy with no booking necessary. Creative Wiltshire, Chippenham Museum’s first exhibition in its newly opened gallery space, features the work of many influential artists who moved to North Wiltshire read more…