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#HarrisAfterHours

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Every Wednesday
Making time for yourself, seeing friends and meeting new people isn't just for the weekend.  Join us every Wednesday and get social mid-week when we are open late until 8pm.

#HarrisAfterHours will energise and inspire you all week.

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Taking an LGBTQ look at the Harris

Every month we invite people from the LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer) community to join us for an early evening get-together to talk about and explore the Harris collections.

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Preston Pulse Celebration Day Call Out for Performers

Performers at Preston Pulse

Call out is now open! 

Complete the Preston Pulse Community Celebration performer registration form to become a performer at the Preston Pulse Community Celebration day on Saturday 27 July 2019 on Preston Flag Market and inside the Harris Museum.

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Creative Space: Art for Wellbeing

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Thursdays 2 May, 9 May, 16 May, 23 May, 30 May and 6 June
This 6 week project is an introduction to using our Creative Space at the Harris.

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Whittingham Lives On...Creative Writing

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Thursday 16 May
10am - 12.30pm
You are invited to join us. Using a range of writing styles, from free flow to poetry and prose participants will explore their own voice – their relationship to health, happiness and hope and what this heritage means to us today.

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Life Drawing Sessions with Nude Models

Life drawing at the Harris

Saturdays 18 May
12noon - 3.00pm

Strong lighting, plenty of space, perfect atmosphere!

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Nannas with Banners

 Nannas with Banners

Wednesday 22 May
7pm

A play about the passion and empowerment of a group of women who standing against the fracking industry will be performed at the Harris Museum as part of Lancashire Fringe Festival.

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Curator Tour with Garth Gratrix: G R A F T

 Photograph of Garth Gatrix artist and curator GRAFT a show of UK young artists

Saturday 18 May
Sieze this brilliant opportunity to meet one of the Curators behind our latest contemporary art exhibition G R A F T.

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InstaMeet at Preston Bus Station

Photograph of Preston Bus Station courtesy of LEP

Monday 10 June
Preston's Instagram community is going to be given the first-chance to see a major new artwork at Preston Bus Station.

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Look & Learn: Calligraphy Talks, Demonstrations and Workshops

Writing - Making Your Mark

Wednesday 26 June (National Writing day)
Join Calligraphy Lancashire for a series of talks and demonstrations looking into the beautiful world of calligraphy.

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Life Drawing Sessions with Nude Models

Life drawing at the Harris

Saturdays 29 June
12noon - 3.00pm

Strong lighting, plenty of space, perfect atmosphere!

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Dance Masterclass led by TATE N LYLE

Date to be announced
Take part in a morning dance workshop led by TATE N LYLE and then perform live at the Harris the same afternoon. 

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