What's on at Carnegie House


Events at Carnegie House

Date/Time Event
Thursday, 27, September, 2018 - Thursday, 20, June, 2019
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Welsh Entry Level 1
Welsh for beginners  

A course for beginners, introducing vocabulary, basic language patterns and everyday phrases.

Monday, 11, March, 2019 - Monday, 25, November, 2019
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Tai Chi Class  

Relax your body and mind with this gentle exercise.

Thursday, 14, March, 2019 - Thursday, 18, July, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Carnegie Samba Band  

Come and immerse yourself in the infectious beats of Brazilian carnival at our weekly Samba classes with tutor Sallie Maclennan. You’ll learn a variety of rhythms on a range of drums and have the chance to join in street parades and carnivals in Bridgend and beyond. Suitable for all abilities and anyone over 8, instruments provided. The workshops work on a “Pay What You Can” basis with all proceeds going back into the project. Part of our Take pART project, funded by Arts Council of Wales. To register, please email carnegiesignup@gmail.com or call us on 01656 815 757.

Every Thursday from 14 March 18.30-20.00

Easter holiday workshops 25 April 15.30-16.30

Community Arts Exhibition celebration 5 July 18.00-20.00

Saturday, 23, March, 2019 - Saturday, 29, June, 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Art About Town  

An exciting new art project where we aim to put Bridgend on the artistic map, discovering our town, getting involved with local and national projects, visiting galleries and connecting with other artists. Workshops are run by Claire Hiett, are open to all ages and work on a “Pay What You Can” basis. Part of our Take pART project funded by Arts Council of Wales. To register, please email carnegiesignup@gmail.com or call 01656 815 757.
23 March 10.00-15.00 – Birds, Bugs and Blooms
6 April 10.00-15.00 Urban Sketching and Printmaking

Easter holiday workshops 15 April-18 April and 23 April-25 April 10.00-13.304 May 12.00-13.30 Roots Festival
11 May 10.00-15.00 (Theme TBC)
28 May 10.00-11.30 (Theme TBC)
15 June 10.00-17.00 (Bridgend Wartime)
22 June 11.00-12.30 (Response to Bridgend College Exhibition)
29 June 10.00-13.00 (Curating an Exhibition)

Thursday, 2, May, 2019 - Thursday, 27, June, 2019
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Art Class
Art Class  

A weekly art class exploring: materials, techniques and processes.

Wednesday, 29, May, 2019 - Wednesday, 17, July, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Circus Academy  

Learn fabulous circus skills with Organised Kaos!

Friday, 31, May, 2019
7:00 pm
The Bridgend Arsenal
Wartime Talk - Bridgend Munitions Factory  

Come and enjoy an evening of local history with another chance to hear the fascinating talk by Mike Clubb on the Bridgend Munitions Factory – ‘The Bridgend Arsenal’.

Saturday, 15, June, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wartime Bridgend
Wartime Bridgend  

Wartime Bridgend will transport the whole family back to WWII

Friday, 12, July, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Jonathan Edwards
Penned on the Bont, Live Literature  

Jonathan Edwards’s first collection, My Family and Other Superheroes received the Costa Poetry Award and the Wales Book of the Year People’s Choice Award.