Canalside Heritage Centre

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Animal Handling Sessions

11:00AM - 1:00PM

Join us in the Weir View Room for a unique and interactive animal handling session. Workshop facilitator, Brendan will be bringing lots of furry friends along to demonstrate to children how we can best look after animals and build awareness about the surrounding canal wildlife. Tickets are £4 per child for a one hour session. Booking essential, please call 0115 9221773.

19th Feb Read more

Wander the Waterways

11:00AM - 3:30PM

Join us for a wander around Beeston’s waterways and discover some fascinating local stories and uncover some of the area’s natural beauty.

19th Feb Read more

Canalside Kids Cinema Club: Zootropolis (PG)

11:00AM - 1:00PM

Join us for the second Canalside Kids Cinema Club with a screening of Zootropolis at 11am. We're celebrating all things animal this week and continuing on from our interactive animal handling session on Tuesday 19th, will be screening the animated animal-story, Zootropolis. This film is rated PG (approx. age 7+) Tickets cost £2.50 per person. Tickets must be paid for at the time of booking, please call us on 0115 922 1773.

20th Feb Read more

Life Drawing Group

7:30PM - 9:30PM

Join our regular life drawing group, meet new friends and feel inspired in our beautiful heritage centre.

20th Feb Read more

Learn something new

Learn something new, or practise an existing skill with one of our classes in our Weir View Room, overlooking the gardens, the river Trent and the meadows beyond.

Join one of our knowledgeable volunteer walk leaders as they take you on a stroll through the present and the past of the local area, see some of the hidden history and wildlife on a bite-sized wander around the confluence of the river and canal.