The celebration of the arts continues in Cheadle, as the highly successful Arts Festival continues with a wide range activities through to March 25th.
The High Street has been transformed into an arts gallery, with many local artists displaying work in shop windows.
The Discovery Centre hosted Peeps into the Past displays have proved to be extremely popular.
The Cheadle Discovery Group’s nostalgic picture display, has since been joined by a display celebrating the first fifty years of the Cheadle Flower Club.
Most recently Cheadle Amateur Theatrical Society (CATS) have added a display, which includes information and pictures from past productions.
A leaflet detailing the full range of activities, have been distributed around the town, but are also available from the Cheadle Discovery Centre and the library.
Wednesday, 15th March – It’s Only a Hobby. Cheadle Flower Club demonstration with Sue Dix, also competition for members ‘Cake with Flowers’. The Guild Hall. Tickets £5 from 07974 577572.From 7.30pm.
Thursday, 16 March – Peeps in the Past. Cheadle Discovery Centre. Free Entry. 10am to 4pm. The Big Weave. Adult tapestry workshop with local artist Nadia Dunn, all abilities welcome. Cheadle Library, book at the library: fee of £1. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org. Drop in sessions 11am to 2pm.
Friday, 17th March – Storytelling Open Mic Night. No. 16 Café, Tape Street. Free entry. Contact: email@example.com. 7pm to 9pm.
Saturday, 18th March – Artist’s Showcase Day. The Guild Hall. Free Entry for exhibitors and public. Tables and Chairs available for artists. 10am to 4pm. Peeps in the Past. Cheadle Discovery Centre. Free Entry. 10am to 4pm. Cheadle’s Got Talent. The Guild Hall. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org. From 7.30pm.
Sunday, 19th March – Spring Concert. The Alton Hand Bell Ringers and The U3A Ukelele Band. The Guild Hall. Tickets: £5 from 01538 755796. From 2.30pm.
Thursday, 23rd March – Peeps in the Past. Cheadle Discovery Centre. Free Entry. 10am to 4pm.
Saturday, 25th March – Peeps into the Past. Cheadle Discovery Centre. Free Entry. 10am to 4pm. Evening of Nostalgia. Music and Dance from the 60s and 70s, organised by the U3A. The Guild Hall. Tickets available from 01538 755796. From 7.30pm.