Justice for Women – Herne Bay celebrates International Women’s Day

scott turner Herne Bay Events, Herne Bay News

A local paper article discovered in the Herne Bay Library archives has provided the inspiration for the celebration of International Women’s Day in Herne Bay, organized by Beach Creative in partnership with Herne Bay High School and key members of other local groups. The article, dated 30 June 1910, provides a vivid description of a visit to Herne Bay Town Hall by prominent suffragette …

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Fair Trade Fortnight Half Term Workshops

scott turner Herne Bay Events, Herne Bay News

FREE HALF-TERM WORKSHOPS at BEACH CREATIVE Tuesday 17th February 2 – 3.30 & Friday 20th February 10.30 – 12 Come and create colourful collages from FairTrade packaging to celebrate the producers of FairTrade products. Work created at the workshops are entered into an exhibition about FairTrade in the Rossetti Room at Beach Creative 21st February – 6th March Workshops are FREE but places are limited so …

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Beach Creative Christmas Market

scott turner Herne Bay Events, Herne Bay News

    Just a reminder that the CT6 Christmas Gifts – Pop-up Shop finishes at the Bay Art Gallery, William Street on Sunday 7th December. They might just have that quirky gift you are looking for! Opening times 10am to 4pm each day. At Beach Creative today and tomorrow between 10am and 4pm you’ll find a CHRISTMAS MARKET and their newly refurbished …

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War and Peace Exhibition | 19th-25th Nov

scott turner Herne Bay Events, Herne Bay News

The Private View for Beach Creative’s latest exhibition of work by artist Albany Wiseman is tonight (Saturday 22nd November) from 6.30-8.30pm. The artist will be there to sign copies of his book and talk about his work. Please come along to see his paintings, illustrations and a moving installation by Pat Wilson. And Peace Posters designed by students at Whitstable Community College. …

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Scrap Sisters | 16th – 29th July

scott turner Herne Bay Events, Herne Bay News

Scrap Sisters runs from 16th – 29th July at Beach Creative,  Beach Street,  Herne Bay  is open 10 am – 4 pm daily with Free entry. A collective of Nine local female artists from Herne Bay and Whitstable are putting on an exhibition of art created from recycled materials including discarded household appliances, utensils, soft toys, jewellery and beach litter. …

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Half Term Workshops at Beach Creative

scott turner Herne Bay Events, Herne Bay News

Half-Term Workshops at Beach Creative In support of Fairtrade Fortnight 24th February-9th March, a donation will be made to the Fairtrade Foundation. Monday 17th February 10.30-12 and Wednesday 19th February 2-3.30 Lets go Bananas! Come and construct a cardboard Banana, then go bananas decorating it, make it into a person, car, boat, rocket-ship…wherever your imagination takes you!.. Participants are invited to enter their Banana creations into a …

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Shopping for Art

scott turner Herne Bay News

We’ve the backing of art hub, Beach Creative, along with some of the town’s most talented artists and photographers, now we’d like your thoughts: We’d like estate/letting agents and landlords to allow the community to brighten up empty retail units in and around the town, by permitting artists and photographers from Herne Bay to display their excellent work. With the …

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Beach Creative Open Day – 23rd March

scott turner Herne Bay Events, Herne Bay News

Beach Creative, Herne Bay’s newest art hub will be holding an Open Day on Saturday 23rd March from 10am – 4pm. Beach House provides a creative hub that includes studio space, exhibition space, meeting rooms, workshops and office space. Housing multiple creative, commercial, community and educational activities for Herne Bay and the local area. It is a convenient and convivial …

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