A free family film night is coming to Daventry on Friday 31st March...
Free 'Penny Dreadful' Performance at Daventry Museum - Wednesday 12th April at 2pm
For free tickets please call 01327 301246 or pop in to the museum.
Astronomy for Fun presents Stargazing Live 2017, on Saturday 1st April 6.00pm until-10.00pm at Daventry Museum.
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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:30 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council would like to help voluntary organisations within Daventry turn their ideas into reality with the aid of a Community Grant.
Have you got an idea but not sure if you would be eligible? Please call 01327 301246 within office hours and have an informal chat.
Other funding opportunities include grants of up to £500 from DDC which are available to community groups wishing to put on events to celebrate The Women's Tour. which this year will start in Daventry on Wednesday 7th June 2017. More »
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:33 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council invites you to come along to Stargazing Live. This free event takes place at Daventry Museum on Saturday 1st April 2017 from 6:00pm until 10.00 pm.
A local 'Astronomy for Fun' group are putting on a starry event to coincide with the return of BBC Stargazing Live TV show at the end of March 2017.
Highlights of the evening include expert talks, opportunities to view the International Space Station and virtual reality tours of the universe via a demonstration on Mobile phone photography by the one and only Richard Matthews . So, bring your mobile phone along and have a go at taking a photo of the Moon through one of the various telescopes. Visitors can also virtual reality headsets. More »
The Full Itinerary for Star Gazing Live Daventry is:
6:00 Welcome from Astronomy for Fun
6:30 Solar viewing and Sunset...
7:00 International Space Station (ISS) talk with Ross Hockham
7:30 Chance to see the ISS pass (Outdoors)
8:00 Planets & solar system talk with Ross Hockham
8:30 View the Planets (live outdoors.)
9:00 Beginners guide to astronomy Talk with Ross Hockham
9:30 View the Waning Crescent Moon 27% (live outdoors) » Less
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 15:39 by Daventry Town Council
Daventry Town Council is pleased to be marking Commonwealth Day on Monday 13th March at 10.45am, at the Twinning area (located at the top of London Road) with a flag raising ceremony.
Commonwealth Day celebrates 52 countries coming together to celebrate the shared values of the Commonwealth, of peace, democracy and equality, and to celebrate the association's rich diversity.
Along with Daventry Mayor, representatives from the Twinning Association, Church, Daventry Town Councillors, Daventry District Councillors and other local organisations, we would like to invite members of the public to the event. More »
If you wish to attend please meet at the Twinning Area, London Road for 10.45am. » Less