Upcoming events

Discover what's on in the Annan area ... below you will find a list of events happening soon in the Annan area.

There are also regular events, annual events and films at the Lonsdale City Cinema ...

h Add your local event,

 

Until 31st October

Exhibition
Dinosaurs at Annan MuseumDinosaurs

How do dinosaurs fit into the evolution of life on Earth?

What can fossils tell us about these amazing creatures that roamed the Earth 65 millions years ago?

Discover some of the answers to these questions in this family friendly exhibition that includes hands on activities for children (and adults).

Drop in gallery activities to accompany the Dinosaurs exhibition:
• Meet “Tea - Rex” (loves a brew) and follow his gallery trail
• Try walking in the footsteps of a dinosaur
• Hands on games
• Dressing up
• Make crayon rubbing pictures of fossils
• Colouring and quiz sheets

Suitable for aged 5 and upwards, all children must be accompanied by an adult. Please wear old clothes - workshops can be messy! Activities are free but donations towards the cost of materials are always appreciated.

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13th October

Organised walk with Annan Walking Group

GELTSDALE FELLS, CASTLE CARROCK (Brampton)

First half of walk uphill (taking it slowly) and second half down. Walking on good grass and stone tracks.

Meet at Murray Street car park at 9.30 a.m. Mini -bus available.

Distance: approx 3 miles. Walk Time: approx. 2 hours.

Click here for full details of this walk and Annan Walking Group

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  • Sun 13th Oct
  • Brampton
  • Annan at 9.30am
  • £2.00 / Members Free

17th October

FREE FAMILY EVENTS AT ANNAN MUSEUM
ZooLab at Annan MuseumZooLab - Build a dinosaur

Sessions start at 10am, 11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

ZooLab’s animals (from bearded dragons to tarantulas, hissing cockroaches and frogs) provide hands-on clues as children get to see, feel and touch evolutionary changes and adaptations at first hand.

Booking essential Tel 01461 201384

Suitable for aged 5 and upwards, all children must be accompanied by an adult. Please wear old clothes - workshops can be messy! Activities are free but donations towards the cost of materials are always appreciated.

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  • Thu 17 Oct
  • Annan Museum
  • 10am, 11am, 12noon, 2pm + 3pm
  • Free

18th October

Absolute Classics Presents: Marmen Quartet

@ Annan Academy, Annan

PROGRAMME:

Mozart K.387
Ades Four Quarters
Beethoven Op.59 No.3

Adults £15, Under 26s £0 - BOOK ONLINE

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  • Fri 18th October
  • Annan Academy, Annan
  • 7:30pm
  • Adults £15, Under 26s £0

24th October

FREE FAMILY EVENTS AT ANNAN MUSEUM
T-Rex in a box

Find out what the world was like at the time when Tyrannosaurus rex roamed freely. Make your own T-Rex habitat in a box.

Suitable for aged 5 and upwards, all children must be accompanied by an adult. Please wear old clothes - workshops can be messy! Activities are free but donations towards the cost of materials are always appreciated.

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22nd November

Absolute Classics Presents: Filip Pogády, Violin & John Lenehan, Piano

@ Annan Academy, Annan

PROGRAMME:

Vitali Chaconne
Mozart Violin Sonata K454
Interval
Suk 4 pieces for Violin & Piano, Op.17
Waxman Carmen Fantasy

Adults £15, Under 26s £0 - BOOK ONLINE

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  • Fri 22nd November
  • Annan Academy, Annan
  • 7:30pm
  • Adults £15, Under 26s £0

30th November

FREE FAMILY EVENTS AT ANNAN MUSEUM
Have a very dinosaur Christmas!

Join staff and volunteers for readings from “The Dinosaur that pooped Christmas” and “The Christmasaurus” (both written by Tom Fletcher). Create fun dinosaur inspired decorations including sparkly dinosaur eggs, Brontosaurus bunting and T-Rex stand up cards.

Suitable for aged 5 and upwards, all children must be accompanied by an adult. Please wear old clothes - workshops can be messy! Activities are free but donations towards the cost of materials are always appreciated.

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13th December

Absolute Classics Presents: Apollo 5

@ Annan Academy, Annan

PROGRAMME:

MacMillan O Radiant Dawn
Pérotin Beata Viscera
Byrd Beata viscera
Byrd Vigilate
Love Came Down At Christmas & Les Anges Dans Nos Campagnes
Noël Nouvelet, trad. French
Sherwin A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square arr. Clements
Howard Fly Me to the Moon arr. Blake Morgan
Ding Dong! Merrily on high, trad. French arr. Fraser Wilson for Apollo5
Cantiones Gaudete arr. Fraser Wilson for Apollo5

Interval

The Wexford Carol trad. Irish arr. John Rutter
Wilson He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven
Gruber Silent Night arr. Jacob Ewens
Leontovych Carol of the Bells
Adam O Holy night arr. Fraser Wilson for Apollo5
Gaye & Terrell You’re All I Need to Get By arr. Jim Clements
Simon The 59th Street Bridge Song – arr. Emily Dickens
Styne Let It Snow arr. Kirby Shaw
Javits, Springer &Springer Santa Baby arr. Matt Greenwood for Apollo5
Martin & Blane Have Yourself A Merry Christmas arr. Matt Greenwood for Apollo5
We Wish You A Merry Christmas trad. English arr. Arthur Warrell

Adults £15, Under 26s £0 - BOOK ONLINE

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  • Fri 13th December
  • Annan Academy, Annan
  • 7:30pm
  • Adults £15, Under 26s £0

17th January

Absolute Classics Presents: Oliver Wass, Harp & Huw Wiggin, Saxophone

@ Annan Academy, Annan

PROGRAMME:

Debussy Golliwog’s Cake Walk from Children’s Corner
Bach Sonata in G minor BWV 1020
Albinoni Adagio in G Minor
Prokofiev Prelude in C op. 12
Rachmaninov Vocalise
Interval
Ravel Pièce en forme de habanera
De Falla 7 popular songs (selection)
Granados Andaluz
Tarrega Recuerdos de la Alhambra
Borne Fantaisie Brillante sur des airs de Carmen, arr. Iwan Roth & Raymond Meylan

Adults £15, Under 26s £0 - BOOK ONLINE

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  • Fri 17th January
  • Annan Academy, Annan
  • 7:30pm
  • Adults £15, Under 26s £0

14th February

Absolute Classics Presents: Can Cakmur, Piano

@ Annan Academy, Annan

PROGRAMME:

Scarlatti Sonatas K208 and K209 in A major; Sonatas K64 and K517 in D minor
Eric Domenech Prelude to Schubert/Liszt’s Schwanengesang
Schubert/Liszt Schwanengesang Liebesbotschaft – Kriegers Ahnung – Ihr Bild – Frühlingssehnsucht – Abschied   
Interval
In der Ferne – Ständchen – Der Atlas – Das Fischermädchen – Am Meer – Aufenthalt – Die Stadt – Der Doppelgänger – Die Taubenpost

Adults £15, Under 26s £0 - BOOK ONLINE

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  • Fri 14th Feburary
  • Annan Academy, Annan
  • 7:30pm
  • Adults £15, Under 26s £0

17th February

FEBRUARY HALF TERM HOLIDAY 2020
FREE FAMILY EVENTS AT ANNAN MUSEUM
ZooLab - Paws, claws and whiskers

ZooLab at Annan MuseumSessions start at 10am, 11am, 12noon, 2pm and 3pm

From fully developed human beings to the tiniest insect, this workshop looks at the huge variety of weird and wonderful animals we share Planet Earth with.

Booking essential tel 01387 253374 - booking opens 17 Jan 2020

Suitable for aged 5 and upwards, all children must be accompanied by an adult. Please wear old clothes - workshops can be messy! Activities are free but donations towards the cost of materials are always appreciated.

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  • Mon 17 Feb
  • Annan Museum
  • 10am, 11am, 12noon, 2pm + 3pm
  • Free

20th March

Absolute Classics Presents: Tabea Debüs, Recorder & Alex McCartney, Lute

@ Annan Academy, Annan

PROGRAMME:

Telemann Sonata in C major
Telemann Fantasia per il Flauto senza Basso No. 1
Howard Two and a half minutes to midnight
Weiss Suite No. 13 in D
Bach Suite in C Minor BWV 997

Adults £15, Under 26s £0 - BOOK ONLINE

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  • Fri 20th March
  • Annan Academy, Annan
  • 7:30pm
  • Adults £15, Under 26s £0

10th, 11th & 13th April

Easter at Annan MuseumSPRING DROP IN GALLERY ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN
Easter Duckling Hunt

Friday 10, Saturday 11 and Monday 13 April 2020

Full details will be in our Summer 2020 programme available in March 2020.

Suitable for aged 5 and upwards, all children must be accompanied by an adult. Please wear old clothes - workshops can be messy! Activities are free but donations towards the cost of materials are always appreciated.

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  • Fri 10, Sat 11 & Mon 13 April
  • Annan Museum
  • Drop-in, 11am - 3pm
  • Free