Workshops & Lectures

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Health, Sport and Fitness

Discover Mindfulness - A Beginners Taster
Modern science is continuing to demonstrate what ancient wisdom has known all along … that meditation and mindfulness are beneficial for our health and well-being.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016
Mindfulness Meditation : An Active Approach to Looking After Our Mind
Discover the benefits of mindfulness meditation and why taking an active approach to looking after our mind is as essential to our health and well-being as exercise and diet.
Sun, 27 Nov 2016

Inspire Events

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Finding the Words
Enjoyment guaranteed! Listen to poets from Yorkshire and beyond with a glass in your hand, at our relaxed and welcoming poetry evening.
Thu, 28 Jul 2016
An Evening with Susan Fletcher
Susan Fletcher will talk about Let Me Tell You About A Man I Knew, her new novel about Van Gogh and his final years in the hospital of Saint-Paul-de-Mausole, Provence.
Wed, 10 Aug 2016
You Couldn't Make it Up with Antonia Hodgson and Tom Harper
A conversation between Antonia Hodgson and Tom Harper. Antonia and Tom will be talking about how they turn criminal fact into criminal fiction from both a historical and modern day perspective.
Thu, 8 Sep 2016
Finding the Words
Enjoyment guaranteed! Listen to poets from Yorkshire and beyond with a glass in your hand, at our relaxed and welcoming poetry evening.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016

Inspire Discovery

Delve into the history of York's mysteries

Mint Yard Lecture Series

London's Handwriting - The Story of Edward Johnston's Underground Typeface
Come and hear former City Archivist Richard Taylor, now Project Curator at the London Transport Museum, tell the story behind the London Underground’s iconic examples of industrial design – and how it’s thanks to York that they exist in the first place! 
Tue, 20 Sep 2016
The Surgeons and the Snatchers
Join Colin Sheppard as he explores ‘bodysnatching’ through the ages, with a focus upon the activities in York between 1760 and 1830.
Tue, 1 Nov 2016

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