Multi Day Events
These events started before we printed this edition or they run for a number of days.
Mon 15 Apr to Sun 21 Apr: St John’s Walton Holy Week & Easter Services. See advert for details.
Mon 8: The local Timber industry products for the Railways. NEDIAS talk by Philip Riden. 7:30pm @ St Thomas Centre, Chatsworth Road. Visitors welcome – more from Cliff 01246 234212.
Tue 9: Chicago – The Musical. Broadway’s longest running American musical comes to Chesterfield! 7:30pm at The Playhouse, Storforth Lane, Hasland. Tickets £12 from ticketsource.co.uk/inspotheatre
Tue 9: Holymoorside Film Club – Mama Mia. Holymoorside Village Hall 7:30pm. See advert for details.
Tue 9: DWT Attenborough Nature Reserve by Nigel Slater + AGM. Derbyshire Wildlife Trust, Church of the Annunciation Parish Centre, Queen St S40 3SF @7:30PM. All welcome. £3 refreshments incl. T: 01246 236930
Wed 10: Mid Week Walk at NWR Idle Valley Reserve, North Road, Retford. Chesterfield RSPB T: 07496 510076.
Wed 10: Storrs Road Methodist Church Week 5 Lent course ‘Daring to see God now’. 10am for 10:30am start.
Thu 11: Chesterfield Photographic Society – Print Competition: Open. For details call Andrew Evans 01246 567138.
Thu 11: Robinson’s outing to London in 1939 celebrating the centenary of the company film and talk by John Robinson. North East Derbyshire Field Club – 7:30pm at St. Thomas’ Suite, St. Thomas’ Church, Chatsworth Road, S40 3AW.
Fri 12: Lent Lunch. Midday to 1:30 pm @ Rose Hill United Reformed Church, Holymoorside.
Sat 13: Chesterfield Cats Protection – Holymoorside Bazaar. Village Hall, Holymoor Road, Holymoorside. 10am to -1pm, free entry. Refreshments, tombola, raffle, games, cake stall, home-made crafts, CP merchandise. T: 01246 802 919
Sat 13: Chesterfield FC v Maidstone United. Proact Stadium 3pm. chesterfield-fc.co.uk
Sat 13: Phoenix Concert Band Spring Concert at Wingerworth All Saints Church. 7.30pm Tickets £8 adults (under 12s free) from Hasland Chiropody 38 Mansfield Road Hasland. T: 07970 291599 or John Charles Tanner 07710 065140.
Sun 14: Minibus Trip to Pennington Flash (LNR) Leigh. Chesterfield RSPB T: 07496 510076.
Sun 14: Ashgate Hospice: Woofs and Wellies sponsored Dog Walk and Spring Fair. 10am from Ashgate Hospicecare, to Linacre Reservoirs and back to the Hospice. Then enjoy the Spring Fair from 12pm for our spring fair with stalls plus entertainment from Richard Curtis, as seen on Crufts! Online entry fee is just £5 per adult & £1 per child. ashgatehospicecare.org.uk/events/woofs-and-wellies
Sun 14: Palm Sunday Celebration. 10:45am at The Gospel Mission Congregational Church, Old Rd. Recall the first Palm Sunday & Jesus’s triumphant ride into Jerusalem. A lively all age event. Follow our Holy Week trail. Refreshments available.
Sun 14: Palm Sunday Services. 8am Service of Holy Communion (said), 9.30am Service of Holy Communion (with hymns) and 11am The 11 o’clock service (family friendly). Newbold Parish Church.
Sun 14: Peak Voices One More Song. See 30 Mar listing this date at Youlgrave Village Hall Village @ 7pm.
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Mon 15: Stories and Crafts. Enjoy storytelling and craft activities run by StraightCurves and Chesterfield Museum. Crafts 10am to 4pm & stories 11am, 12noon, 2 & 3pm @ Chesterfield Museum. chesterfield.gov.uk/museum
Tue 16: Chesterfield College Apprenticeship Advice Evening An opportunity for those interested in an apprenticeship, as well as parents/guardians, to come and find out what’s involved and where these careers can lead. chesterfield.ac.uk/event/apprenticeship-advice-evening-3/
Thu 18: Bess of Hardwick – Meet ‘Bess of Hardwick’ and find out more about her amazing life. 10:30am to 4pm @ Chesterfield Museum. chesterfield.gov.uk/museum
Thu 18: Chesterfield Photographic Society – Presentation by Andy Beel FRPS. For details call Andrew Evans 01246 567138.
Thu 18: – Chesterfield Jazz Club Workshop. Award winning singer Georgia Mancio will be giving a jazz singing workshop from 12:30 to 4pm. Tickets ticketsource.co.uk/wendykirkland or £7.50 from VICentre. Club Chesterfield, Chester Street, S40 1DL.
Thu 18: Chesterfield Jazz Club – Award winning singer Georgia Mancio. 8:30pm. Tickets ticketsource.co.uk/wendykirkland or £7.50 from VICentre. Club Chesterfield, Chester Street, S40 1DL.
Fri 19: Good Friday Services. 9.30am A service contemplating the events of Good Friday, 11am Hot Cross Bun Service (family friendly) and 2pm The Last Hour at the Cross. A meditation with readings and hymns. Newbold Parish Church.
Fri 19: Good Friday ‘Stations of the Cross: The Last Hour’ 2 to 3pm. Follow events which led up to the crucifixion & the last hour before Christ’s death on the cross. Gospel Mission Congregational Church, Old Rd.
Sat 20: The Gospel Mission’s Eggstra Special Coffee Morning in aid of The Mayor’s Appeal for The Chesterfield Citizen’s Advice Bureau and Ashgate Hospicecare Sponsor a Nurse. Relax with a coffee and cake – children’s Easter craft activities. 11am to 12:30pm. Anyone who wishes to donate to the appeal but cannot attend please e.mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sat 20: Peak Voices One More Song at Hathersage Memorial Hall. See 30 Mar listing.
Sun 21: Easter Day Celebration. For all ages, includes Holy Communion! 10am @ Newbold Parish Church.
Sun 21: Easter Day Celebration: ‘He is risen indeed!’ The Gospel Mission Congregational Church, Old Rd. Tea/Coffee from 10:45am & celebrations begin at 11am. Easter trail, drama & craft for all ages.
Sun 21: Easter Service. Chesterfield Christadelphian Church at 5pm. 19a Sheffield Road, Chesterfield. chesterfieldchristadelphians.org.uk
Sat 22: Chesterfield FC v Boreham Wood. Proact Stadium 3pm. www.chesterfield-fc.co.uk
Thu 25: Discover the Alchemist. Scientist or a wizard? Examine his strange laboratory equipment and watch weird and wonderful experiments. 10am to 4pm @ Chesterfield Museum. chesterfield.gov.uk/museum
Thu 25: Chesterfield Photographic Society – AGM. For details call Andrew Evans 01246 567138.
Fri 26: Old Cestrefeldian Society. Annual Reunion. 7 for 7:30pm (lounge suits) at Casa Hotel, Lockoford Lane, Chesterfield, S41 7JB. Contact Frank Gorman (email@example.com) for info.
Sun 28: Chesterfield Artisan Market. Market Place. 10am to 4pm. www.themarketco.co.uk
Sun 28: Obstacle Mud Run. Near Ashover in aid of High Ashes Rural Project. See advert.
Mon 29: It’s not just about birds – Norman Crowson. Chesterfield RSPB. 7pm @ St Thomas Centre. T: 01246 201663.
Tue 30: Coffee Morning Storrs Road Church @10 to midday in the church centre. Proceeds for church centre roof. A display of Doll’s House Miniatures will be on show. Tickets available from Ann Dilkes and Jan Buck or pay on the door.
Wed 1: Chesterfield College Open Evening Meet tutors, take a look at students work and what you’ll be learning, tour the facilities and discuss the best options for you. 4:30 to 7pm. Register at chesterfield.ac.uk/event/open-evening-5
Thu 2: Felt Magic – Creating Interior and Fashion Accessories by Anne Alldread. Chesterfield Embroiderers’ Guild. 7 to 9pm at The Saints’ Parish Rooms, St. Mary’s Gate, S41 7TJ.
Fri 3: Mellors & Kirk Valuation Day. 10am to 1pm @ Dronfield Hall Barn. See advert.
Sat 4: Brampton Food Market @ St Thomas’ Centre. 10am to 1:30pm. Free entry. Come along and support your local businesses. St Thomas’ Centre, Chatsworth Road S40 3AW.
Tue 7: Mellors & Kirk Valuation Day. 10am to Midday @ St Thomas’ Centre. See advert.
Wed 8: Mid week Walk at Padley Gorge Trail. Chesterfield RSPB T: 07496 510076
Sat 11: Behind the Scenes Tour Explore the museum’s onsite store room and find out how a museum cares for its collection for future generations. 1pm & 2:30pm. £3 per person – booked online in advance. Places limited to 8 per tour @ Chesterfield Museum. chesterfield.gov.uk/museum