Whitaker Art Group Exhibition
Oct
6
to Dec 2

Whitaker Art Group Exhibition

Every Thursday morning the Whitaker is home to a local art group who over their sessions explore the local area reproducing what they see in a variety of different media. As part of the 2018 Rossendale Art Trail we are delighted to exhibit a selection of the work they have produced whilst being at the Whitaker.

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Sheila Tilmouth - Life In The Attic
Oct
6
to Dec 2

Sheila Tilmouth - Life In The Attic

Sheila Tilmouth’s art is an interpretive response to the natural world. Her new exhibition ‘Life in the Attic’ is a journey through the store of forgotten creatures housed out of sight in the upper rooms of the Whitaker Museum and brought to life through paintings, prints, drawings and photographs.

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Winter 5 Course Fine Dine
Dec
15
to Dec 22

Winter 5 Course Fine Dine

Due to its success over recent years, the 'Winter Fine Dine’ evening will be making a welcome return this year under Head Chef David Dewhurst. This highly popular gastronomic event showcases the culinary expertise we offer at the Whitaker, arousing and delighting the tastebuds with the best in seasonal ingredients.

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Film Night - In Between
Nov
15
7:30 PM19:30

Film Night - In Between

Part of a new wave of realist Palestinian cinema, a thrumming soundtrack from Palestinian hip-hop artists DAM provides a heady backdrop to the alternative city lifestyle as we see the three young flatsharers caught in between modern life in the city and their traditional values.

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Kids 'Create' Summer '18
Aug
16
to Sep 7

Kids 'Create' Summer '18

We don't know about you, but does anyone else think the Summer Holidays are flying by? Are you running out of ideas yet to keep the little ones entertained? Or looking for something that doesn't cost the earth to keep them busy. Then head to the Whitaker, we've got three great weeks of art activities to round off the Summer for all budding creatives to explore. 

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