Events – Week 1


Sat, 11th Sept: Opening Night exhibition and performances; 6 -9pm (bar )

6.45 Core Arts poets perform: Jan Noble, JP Roffey, Stephen Jackson, Frank Bangay. 7pm – performance in gallery:  Alex Ingram. 7pm – performance in foyer: Kunsty the Clown. 7.15pm How Low Can You Go dance with Hattie and Dick.

7.45pm – Music from VIBE MACHINE. A mix of acoustic and electronic sounds, conscious words and beats – poetical punk-funk with a warming Vibe. The best act at the Small World festival this year. Frontman Dave Pepper celebrates his birthday today!

Emma-Louise Boulding will be offering psychic ArtTarot readings  while Witch Dr Genie will perform Smudge healing ceremonies at the Barmy artists association drop-in clinic.

Tues, 14th September, BGL Book Club 6 – 7pm – ‘The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde’.

Thu, 16th Sept: Artist Talk 7-8pm. Kim Noble, the prolific ‘outsider artists’ who is 12 artists within one body discusses Dissociative Identity Disorder and her work in the show by ‘Ria’ and ‘Judy’ with mental health therapist Ina Walker.

The Barmy Artists Association drop-in clinic will be open during library opening hours. Dr Imotoko will be available most days between 9am-11am and by appointment for creative life coaching, guided meditation sessions and ego-massage therapy. To make an appointment email

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