Friends' Meeting House - Settle

Address: 

Kirkgate, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9DX

Wheelchair access: 
Yes
Audio loop: 
No
Upcoming Events: 

Peak Performance

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 2:00pm
1 hour
Friends' Meeting House - Settle

Explore how story and mindfulness can motivate and empower people to make change. During this panel discussion, you'll hear why story and mindfulness can empower people in various settings, including an argument for increasing such practices in health and well-being settings.

 

Interactive Fiction

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 3:30pm
1 hour
Friends' Meeting House - Settle

Smartphones are now our constant companions, influencing how we interact with the world and with each other.

In this talk, Alastair Horne will explore how these devices might be changing not only how we talk about stories - through social media and the web - but even the sort of stories we can tell.

 

Crazy Tales

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 5:00pm
1 hour
Friends' Meeting House - Settle

MOVED TO A BIGGER VENUE DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND!

To say kids love Keith Donnelly is like saying they love chocolate, it just goes without saying! Keith's stories and songs will have children of all ages [and any grown-ups in the area!] in stitches. He specialises in infectious interactive tales and tunes, guaranteed to get everyone joining in. 

 

Sufi Poetry

Sunday, 8 April 2018 - 2:30pm
1 hour
Friends' Meeting House - Settle

Join international artist Sarah Sayeed for a festival premiere on a journey across Arabia and Mexico. Weaving together poetry, storytelling and song, discover the poetry of Sufi masters and influential women including Ibn Arabi and Sor Juana as Sarah brings them alive from the canon of literature, to the stage.