Working with the local community to explore ideas around identity and place through tours, creative workshops, events and projects both in the building and off-site.


4Seasons is a visual arts programme working with adults with mental health issues. As the name suggests the group meet at quarterly intervals, to visit the galleries and studio. The group discuss and reflect on the artworks, and experiment with ideas, materials and processes found within the galleries to produce individual work in response.

To find out more about joining the group please contact Grace.clements@dlwp.com 01424 229 103

The Mercury Club

Delivered in partnership with Culture Shift, this visual arts programme works with adults with learning disabilities and their carers. The Mercury Club meets once a month to visit the galleries and studio, developing creative ideas, skills and friendships.

To find out more about joining the group please contact Grace.clements@dlwp.com 01424 229 103

The Mother Lode Project

A series of workshops for mothers experiencing mental health challenges as a result of motherhood

Spring 2019’s creative photography and writing workshops with therapeutic benefits connected mothers at all stages of motherhood and was led by artists Xaverine MA Bates, Vicki Painting and Antonia Chitty.

Listen to their podcast on their website here.

Musical Matinee Club

Interactive screenings featuring fun props and prompts to bring the action on screen to life in the auditorium!

These relaxed screenings are specifically designed for people who may benefit from a more informal environment, specifically those living with dementia and/or disabilities hosted by the fabulous Suzy Harvey.

£3.50 includes tea and biscuits

Carers go FREE

See all of the upcoming screenings on our Cinema and Film listings.

Musical Matinee Club: Singin’ In The Rain

Disability and dementia-friendly screening

Thursday 24 October 2019


Exhibition Supported Viewings

Tuesday 3 March –
Tuesday 5 May


Musical Matinee Club: Funny Face

Disability and dementia-friendly screening

Tuesday 26 November 2019


Musical Matinee Club: White Christmas

Wednesday 4 December 2019