Workshops & courses in Chester

Activities Rhymetime
The Kitchen

Join us in the Kitchen at Storyhouse for some fun rhymes and stories with the library team. Suitable for younger children and toddlers.

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Activities Chatter and Natter
The Kitchen

A space for people to talk whether its for five minutes while you have a brew, or for an hour of good conversation.

Activities Digital Buddies
Meeting Room, The Kitchen

A digital support group run by Here and Now Chester, a Blacon-based social enterprise which is dedicated helping older people learn to use new technology.

Activities Summer Reading Challenge Launch
Sat 10am, 1pm
The Kitchen

Follow the crafty map checklist to tick off some fantastic activities including Junk Modelling, Sign Language, and Rock Painting.

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Activities Kaleidoscope: RAWD presents FLASHMOB in a bob!
Garret Theatre, The Kitchen

Are you a disabled person who loves to move and groove? Join the RAWD gang to learn and perform a The Greatest Showman themed flashmob.

Activities Left Field Creatives
Meeting Room

A brand new group for scriptwriters, artists, theatre, radio and film lovers. You don’t need any experience, just come along and meet some like-minded creative people for inspiration, discussion and encouragement.

Activities Not a Reading Group
Online

At Storyhouse Library we think that escaping into the world of books is a very good way to spend an hour. So if you agree, come and join us for book talk, whatever your preferred genre.

Activities Parados Creatives
Garret Bar

Parados Creatives is a community group formed by and for local people offering an open, non-judgemental environment in which they can express their creativity.

Activities Storyhouse Book Club
Meeting Room

Love reading? Hate reading? Need an excuse to read? Don’t know what to read? Come along to our monthly Storyhouse Book Club.

Activities Kaleidoscope: Monthly Open Mic
Garret Theatre

A monthly inclusive and accessible open-mic night celebrating the talents of people living in Chester and the surrounding areas living with a disability, learning disability or with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Activities Language and Culture Café
The Kitchen

This event is all about meeting new people, getting to know other international communities living in Chester, or you might want to come along to practice a language you are learning. 

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Activities Storyhouse Women – Have Your Say
Online, Garret Bar

We need your help! We want to know what you want to hear, see and do at the next Storyhouse Women Weekend.

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Activities Macrame for Beginners
The Kitchen

Come along to this month’s workshop and learn how to create a macrame wall hanging from scratch to display in your home. Bead, tie and knot your way to a new skill!

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Activities Writing Workshop with Betty Doyle
Garret Bar

Take part in an informal writing workshop with poet Betty Doyle. Betty will take you through some writing techniques and creative exercises to help with the writing process.

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