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Thursday 
15 BAKEWELL AND DISTRICT FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY 7.30pm. Town Hall, Bakewell.
15 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 8 miles. Moderate. Ashover village hall. Local walk. 01629 56052.
15 EYAM W.I. Mechanics Institute. 2.30pm. Beetle Drive - Brighten up any post Christmas blues with an old favourite. Visitors and new members very welcome.
15 NORTH DERBYSHIRE COTTAGE GARDEN SOCIETY: The History of the Walled Garden at Clumber, a talk by Shirley Roberts. Temple Hotel, Matlock Bath, 7.30pm. Visitors and new members welcome.
15 WIRKSWORTH THURSDAY GROUP Wellspring Church, St John Street, Wirksworth. 10am-12noon. Teaching in the Himalayas - Carol Lewis.
15 – 19 FEB NEW PARENTS GROUP 10-11.30am. Bakewell Children’s Centre. Course for parents and their babies. Sessions to cover sleep, baby massage, weaning, first aid, oral health and fire safety. Booking essential 01629 533673.
Friday 
16 ASD SUPPORT GROUP COFFEE AFTERNOON 1-2.30pm. Bakewell Children’s Centre. Relaxed, informal drop in session. No diagnosis needed. Phone Katie 01629 533673 for more info. No need to book.
16 START THE NEW YEAR WITH A PEACEFUL MIND Join us for some guided meditations and simple teachings on how to cultivate a peaceful and positive state of mind. Everyone welcome. No need to book. 10.30am-12pm. Heart Jewel Buddhist Meditation Centre, Holme Road, Matlock Bath DE4 3NU. Tel 01629 581585 Email heartjewelcentre@gmail.com www.heartjewel.org.uk
Saturday 
17 BAMFORD FARMERS MARKET Hope Valley. 9am-1pm. Indoors at Bamford Village Institute or in the Anglers Rest car park. Do you grow your own, pickle or jam your own and want an opportunity to sell it on then call Paul and book a stall. 07593 345514.
17 CALVER CHILDREN’S CINEMA Calver Village Hall. The House of Magic. Tickets £3 on the door or tel. 01433 631298 under 3s free. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Doors open 1.30pm film starts at 2.30pm. Refreshments for adults. Goodies stall for kiddies! Free parking. Disabled facilities.
17 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 6 miles. Moderate. Allestree, Woodlands Lane CP. Local walk. 01332 557887.
17 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. Herbert Strutt Community Centre. Belper (old school building). Short walk, bring lunch followed by area AGM. 01629 820265.
17 HARDY PLANT SOCIETY (Derbyshire Group) Shirland Village Hall. 2pm. Paul Barney, Garden Historian will give an illustrated talk ‘In the Footsteps of Frank Kingdom Ward, plant hunter and writer’.
17 MATLOCK EDGEFOLD CLUB Sequence and ballroom dancing to Steve. 8-11pm.
Sunday 
18 ARKWRIGHT SPINSTERS Gothic Warehouse, Cromford Mill. 11am-4pm. The Arkwright Spinsters will be demonstrating spinning and fibre crafting and sharing their skills. Bring your own spinning wheel and learn to spin. For further details please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
18 BUXTON RAMBLING CLUB Start at Pavilions car park, Buxton (next to swimming pool). Walk 1: Lyme Park – Short up to 8 miles. 10am. Walk 2: Axe Edge NC – Medium 8-12 miles. 9.30am. Anyone welcome. Membership £5 single or £8 family per year. Contact 01298 72230 or 01298 23441. www.buxtonramblingclub.co.uk
18 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 12 miles. Moderate. Narlows Lane CP, Kniveton. 07786 369238.
18 DERBYSHIRE WILDLIFE TRUST Reserve Work Party, Lea Wood. Join our volunteer team at Lea Wood Nature Reserve. Bring food, drink, outdoor clothes and appropriate footwear. 9.30am–1.30pm. Meet at John Smedley car park, Lea Mills, Derbyshire DE4 5AG. Grid ref SK 318563. For more info. contact Dave Furniss on 01629 530888 or 07833 583095.
18 DERBYSHIRE WILDLIFE TRUST Reserve Work Party, Priestcliffe Lees. Join our volunteer team at Priestcliffe Lees Nature Reserve, for limestone grassland management. Bring food, outdoor clothes and appropriate footwear. 9.30am. Meet at Miller’s Dale station car park, grid ref SK 137732. Contact Peter Faulkner on 01629 732688.
18 GREAT HUCKLOW OLD CHAPEL (UNITARIAN) 10.30am. Service – conducted by Liz Shaw.
18 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 9.45am. 10.5 miles (grade 3). SK 268925. High Bradfield (Brown House Lane), White Lee Moor, Broomhead Hall, Broomhead Moor, Rocher Head. Some access (no dogs). 07879 404108. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk
18 MATLOCK ADVANCED MOTORISTS AND MOTORCYCLISTS meeting, at Highfields Upper School, off Chesterfield Road, Matlock at 10am. Free assessment drives for local motorists and riders. Please contact Bill Storey on 01629 812732 for full details. Or visit the IAM website at www.iam.org.uk or www.matlock-iam.webs.com
18 MATLOCK EDGEFOLD CLUB Sequence and ballroom dancing to CD’s,
Monday 
19 BAKEWELL METHODIST CHURCH COFFEE MORNING Matlock Street, Bakewell. 10am-12noon. The Charity stall is in aid of Bakewell Methodist Junior School.
19 BRADWELL HISTORICAL SOCIETY AGM at 8 pm. In the Methodist Hall.
19 DERBYSHIRE WILDLIFE TRUST WYE AND UPPER DERWENT GROUP TALK Medway Centre, Bakewell. 7.30pm. Sri Lanka. Brian Hobby gives an illustrated talk about the fascinating wildlife of this island in the Indian Ocean. Admission £2.50. All welcome.
19 DERBYSHIRE WILDLIFE TRUST Nature Tots: Birds and Feathers. Pre-school children aged 3 and over are invited to bring their adults along to this fun playgroup session. Find out why the birds need our help, make a feathered friend collage and a bird feeder to take home. 10am–11.30am. £3/£1.50 for a second child. Price includes a drink and snack. Whistlestop Centre, Matlock Bath Railway Station DE4 3PT. Booking essential as numbers are limited. Tel 01773 881188.
Tuesday 
20 BAKEWELL U3A Meg Laird Talk - A Year on a Hill Farm, by Kathleen Burkinshaw, a Sheep Farmer in the Derwent Valley. 2.15pm at the Medway Centre, Bakewell. £3 entrance includes light refreshment. Non-members most welcome.
20 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 11am. 4 miles. Extra leisurely. Cutthorpe opp. VH. Barlow, Fish Ponds. 01246 279176/01246 232151.
20 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 6 miles. Moderate. Biggin roadside. Friden area. 01629 650092.
20 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 6 miles. Leisurely. Longshaw NT CP. Woodland walk. 01142 361320.
20 Grindleford Horticultural Society 7.30pm. Bishop Pavilion (beside bridge) Grindleford S32 2JN. Illustrated talk by Chris Parsons on “ Garden Design”. Warm welcome to old and new members. Annual membership is £3 plus small charge for each talk to cover refreshments.
20 MATLOCK DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am - Moderate walk 60 – 90 minutes. Meet at Starkholmes Village Hall.
Wednesday 
21 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 6 miles. Moderate. Narlows Lane CP. Local walk. 07891 219150.
21 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 10 miles. Moderate. Papplewick lay-by on B6011. Newstead Abbey, Newstead, Linby. 0115 9637778.
21 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 10 miles. Moderate. Belper Derwent Street CP. Famah Green, Shottle. 01629 55570.
21 “Godly Play”: story-telling for young and old in church on the third Wednesday of the month. 5.30-6.30pm. Light refreshments provided by the Mothers’ Union. St. Giles Church, Matlock. www.stgilesmatlock.co.uk
21 MATLOCK DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am. Easy walk 60 - 90 minutes. Meet at Alders Lane, Tansley (T-junction with Carr Lane/Cunnery Lane).
21 TIDESWELL DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am. Easy walk 60 – 90 minutes. Meet at Fountain Square, adjacent to the public toilets for a walk around Tideswell and the surrounding area.
Thursday 
22 BAKEWELL DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am. Moderate walk 90 – 120 minutes. Meet at Rowsley – Park in rear car park at Peak Village.
22 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 8 miles. Moderate. Nr. Birchover, lay-by on B5056, (Dudwood Lane Bottom) for Youlgreave, Middleton. 01629 732628.
22 & 23 DICK WHITTINGTON AND HIS CAT ARRIVE IN BAKEWELL The Shoestring Players, Bakewell’s community pantomime company are presenting Dick Whittington in the Town Hall on 22nd/23rd at 7.30pm and 24th at 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets at £6.50 for adults and £3.50 for under 14s are on sale at The Bakewell Bookshop.
Friday 
23 BASLOW SENIOR CITIZENS CLUB Baslow Village Hall, 2pm. Liz Keeley - Boarding Schools for Girls in Victorian Derbyshire.
23 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 7.30pm. Imperial Rooms, Matlock. Isles of Scilly - Nigel Slater. 01629 650092.
23 START THE NEW YEAR WITH A PEACEFUL MIND Join us for some guided meditations and simple teachings on how to cultivate a peaceful and positive state of mind. Everyone welcome. No need to book. 10.30am-12pm. Cost £5. Heart Jewel Buddhist Meditation Centre, Holme Road, Matlock Bath DE43NU. Tel 01629 581585 Email heartjewelcentre@gmail.com www.heartjewel.org.uk
Saturday 
24 BURNS NIGHT SUPPER Arkwright’s Café, Cromford Mill. Cost: 19.50. 7.30-9pm. Robert Burns was born in Alloway, Scotland, in 1759. He was a bard and wrote many poems, lyrics and other work addressing political and civil issues. Despite his young age when he died he is known the world over and a Scottish cultural icon. Perhaps his most well-known work is Auld Lang Syne. Join us for an evening that will introduce and celebrate his work over a Burns Night Supper. Why not come dressed for the occasion! For further details and ticket bookings please visit www.cromfordmills.org.uk or phone 01629 825995.
24 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 6 miles. Moderate. Brassington Old Quarry PS. Roundabout route to Ible. 01629 650092.
24 DERBYSHIRE WILDLIFE TRUST Wild Play Saturday: Fly away birds. Find out where all the birds have gone this winter and what we can do to help those that have stayed behind. Try to survive the migration game. 10am-12pm or 1-3pm. £3 per child £1.50 per adult. Whistlestop Centre, Matlock Bath Railway Station DE4 3PT. Booking essential as numbers are limited. Tel 01773 881188.
24 HATHERSAGE PANTOMIME TICKETS go on sale at Hathersage Methodist Hall from 10am-12noon only for The Princess and the Pea from 18th-21st February 2015 at 7.30pm with Saturday matinee at 2.30pm. £8 and £6 (concessions). After 2pm on 24th January please tel. Jon Michaels 01433 650863 or email hathersageplayers@outlook.com or via www.hathersageplayers.ticketsource.co.uk
24 Hope Valley College PTFA Curry and Quiz Night at Sickleholme Golf Club Bamford. Starts at 7.30pm. Tickets £14.00 each. Available from reception at Hope Valley College, Hope. If you require more information please email PTFA@hopevalley.derbyshire.sch.uk
24 MATLOCK EDGEFOLD CLUB A full evening of Entertainment with Johny and The Moondogs with their tribute to the Beatles and the personality vocalist Laura Mac. 8.30pm to midnight.
24 RELAX & REFLECT MEDITATION CLASS Join us for guided meditations and a short talk based on Buddhist teachings. Everyone welcome. 10.30am-5pm. Cost 35. Heart Jewel Buddhist Meditation Centre, Holme Road, Matlock Bath, DE4 3NU. Tel 01629 581585 Email heartjewelcentre@gmail.com www.heartjewel.org.uk
Sunday 
25 “Breathing Space”: time for quiet reflection on the fourth Sunday of the month. Music and sacred chants, lighting of candles, poems, readings. 6.30-7.30pm. Come and go as you wish. St. Giles Church, Matlock. www.stgilesmatlock.co.uk
25 BUXTON RAMBLING CLUB Start at Pavilions car park, Buxton (next to swimming pool). Walk 1: Chapel Meander – Short up to 8 miles. 10am. Walk 2:Monyash – Medium 8-12 miles. 9.30am. Anyone welcome. Membership £5 single or £8 family per year. Contact 01298 72230 or 01298 23441. www.buxtonramblingclub.co.uk
25 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 11 miles. Moderate. Papplewick Mill, lay-by on B6011. P’Wick Moor, Burnstump Country Park, Blidworth, Ravenshead and Kighill. 0115 9637778.
25 DERBYSHIRE WILDLIFE TRUST Reserve Work Party, Chee Dale. Join our volunteer team at Chee Dale Nature Reserve for limestone grassland restoration. Bring food, outdoor clothes and appropriate footwear. 9.30am. Meet Miller’s Dale station car park, grid ref SK 137732. Contact Steve Price on 01298 814830.
25 GREAT HUCKLOW OLD CHAPEL (UNITARIAN) 10.30am. Service – conducted by Wendy Allen.
25 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 9.45am. 8 miles (grade 4). SK 196864. Ashopton viaduct (meet at phone box). Whinstone Lee Tor, Back Tor, Lost Lad, Pike Low, Derwent Reservoir. (no dogs). 0114 2662 348 or 07518 029776. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk
25 MATLOCK EDGEFOLD CLUB Sequence and ballroom dancing to Richard Keeling. 8-11pm.
25 MATLOCK AND DISTRICT MENCAP SOCIETY TABLE TOP SALE Mencap Centre, Greenaway Lane, Darley Dale. 7am-1pm. Free car parking, toilets. Refreshments. Sellers £6 a table. Please book in advance. 25p admission, children free. Enq. Jackie 07831316582. Gordon 01629 760624.
Monday 
26 BAKEWELL METHODIST CHURCH COFFEE MORNING Matlock Street, Bakewell. 10am-12noon. The Charity stall is in aid of Ashgate Hospice.
26 MATLOCK AND DISTRICT EMBROIDERERS GROUP Imperial Rooms, Imperial Road, Matlock. 7 for 7.30pm. Show and Tell. New members and visitors welcome.
Tuesday 
27 BAKEWELL ROYAL BRITISH LEGION Women’s Section monthly meeting in the Town Hall, Bakewell. 7.30pm. Bring and buy evening. Proceeds from event to Annual Purse Presentation. Visitors welcome. New members always welcome.
27 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 7 miles. Leisurely. Belper, Derwent Street CP. Blackbrook and Famah Green. 01773 827887/01773 824838.
27 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.30am. 5 miles. Leisurely. Wirksworth, Old Lane CP. Local walk. No dogs please. 01629 823682.
27 MATLOCK DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am – Easy walk 60 – 90 minutes. Meet at Rowsley – Peak Village Outlet walkers car park.
27 YOULGRAVE EASY WALK 60 – 90 minutes. 10.30am. Meet at Coldwell End Car Park in the village for an easy walk around Youlgrave area
Wednesday 
28 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 9.45am. 5 miles. (Grade 3). SK148829. Castleton (lay by on A6187 - Goosehill Hall). Cave Dale, Oxlow House, Oxlow Mine. 01433 651679. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk
28 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 5 miles. Moderate. Matlock, Duke William CP. Riber and High Tor, coffee stop only. 07731 560407.
28 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 11 miles. Moderate. Winster Top CP. Pikehall, Minninglow, Aldwark. 01629 733312.
28 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 13 miles. Strenuous. Eric Byne CP (fee)/Robin Hood PH. Chatsworth, Monsal Trail, Longstone Edge. 01773 850191.
28 MATLOCK DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am. Easy walk 60 - 90 minutes. Meet at Bonsall, Fountain Cafe, parking opposite.
28 – 31 Jan & 4-7 Feb MOTHER GOOSE PANTOMIME Youlgrave Village Hall. 7.30pm and 2.30pm Saturday matinee. Adults £6.25, children £3.25. Wed and Thur: 1 free ticket with every 10 purchased. 01629 828215. YVH/ORG.UK/PANTO
Thursday 
29 BAKEWELL DERBYSHIRE DALES WALKING FOR HEALTH 10am. Moderate walk 90 – 120 minutes. Meet at Carlton Lees – pay and display car park.
29 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 8 miles. Moderate. Ambergate, The Birches, Alport and Alderwasley. 01773 824655.
Friday 
30 DERBYSHIRE WILDLIFE TRUST Wildlife Gardening Workshop: Michelin star winter garden. Join us for the first of our series of workshops. We will be covering the skills and knowledge needed to make your garden more friendly to wildlife as well as some basic wildlife recording techniques that you can do at home. This month we will be showing you how to cater for the winter wildlife: make a bird table, a bird feeder and discuss what plants could help during the cold winter months. 10.30am-2pm. £10 per person or £20 for 3 sessions. Wildlife Discovery Room, Carsington Water Visitor Centre, DE6 1ST. Booking essential as numbers are limited. Tel 01773 881188.
Saturday 
31 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10.10am. 6 miles. Moderate. Ashford in the Water, Church rd side, Little Longstone. 01332 552822.
31 MATLOCK EDGEFOLD CLUB Sequence and ballroom dancing to Nick Stone. 8-11pm.

February 
Sunday 
1 BUXTON RAMBLING CLUB Start at Pavilions car park, Buxton (next to swimming pool). Walk 1: Grindon – Short up to 8 miles. 10am. Walk 2: Cat and Fiddle – Medium 8-12 miles. 9.30am. Anyone welcome. Membership £5 single or £8 family per year. Contact 01298 72230 or 01298 23441. www.buxtonramblingclub.co.uk
1 DERBYSHIRE DALES GROUP OF THE RAMBLERS’ ASSOCIATION 10am. 10 miles. Moderate. Tissington village, roadside parking. Mappleton and Thorpe village. 01773 747380.
1 HALCYON RAMBLING CLUB 9.45am. 8.5 miles (grade 2). SK 218685. Bakewell (meet outside Tourist Information Office). Dirlow Farm, Kirk Dale, Magshaw Mine, Over Hadon, Haddon Fields, Wigger Dale, Bakewe.. (Dogs on short fixed lead). 0114 2331 861 or 07753 324485. www.halcyonrambling.co.uk
1 MATLOCK EDGEFOLD CLUB Sequence and ballroom dancing to CDs.
Monday 
2 BAKEWELL METHODIST CHURCH COFFEE MORNING Matlock Street, Bakewell. 10am-12noon. The Charity stall is in aid of Goboka Rwanda Trust.
2 MATLOCK & DISTRICT HARD OF HEARING CLUB-Imperial Rooms, Matlock. 2pm. Colin Hobday - Derbyshire Delights.
2 PAN (PARENTING ADDITIONAL NEEDS) 9-11.30am. A monthly group offering support, info and advice to families who have a child with a disability. At Matlock Children’s Centre. For more info. please email parentadditionalneeds@yahoo.co.uk
2 WHIST DRIVE Join us on the 1st Monday of every month at Biggin Village Hall at 8pm for an enjoyable evening of whist, refreshments and great prizes! Easy adjacent parking & good disabled access. Enquiries please ring Joan on 01335 390377.