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April 2019

05
April
Friday
Have You Heard the News?

Have You Heard the News?

April 5 - September 1
The Museum of Bath at Work, Julian Road
Bath, BaNES BA1 2RH United Kingdom

Bath Big Issue vendors have become a fixed point for many local people’s lives over the years. In this exhibition, we would like to share with you the day-to-day working lives of Big Issue vendors in Bath, and their personal journeys.

August 2019

07
August
Wednesday
Be Glad that the Song has no Ending (1968)

Be Glad that the Song has no Ending (1968)

August 7 @ 7:30 pm
The Museum of Bath at Work, Julian Road
Bath, BaNES BA1 2RH United Kingdom

A BBC documentary on one of the most famous and influential folk rock groups of the 1960s: The Incredible String Band.

14
August
Wednesday
Tonight in London: Chronicle of the Swinging City (1967)

Tonight in London: Chronicle of the Swinging City (1967)

August 14 @ 7:30 pm
The Museum of Bath at Work, Julian Road
Bath, BaNES BA1 2RH United Kingdom

A film chronicling the counter culture emanating from London in the 1960s.

21
August
Wednesday
Blow Up (1967): A 1960s thriller

Blow Up (1967): A 1960s thriller

August 21 @ 7:30 pm
The Museum of Bath at Work, Julian Road
Bath, BaNES BA1 2RH United Kingdom

A 1960s thriller about a fashion photographer.

24
August
Saturday
The Museum of Bath at Work invites you to ‘Have a Go’!

The Museum of Bath at Work invites you to ‘Have a Go’!

August 24 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Museum of Bath at Work, Julian Road
Bath, BaNES BA1 2RH United Kingdom

Please note: times are 11.00 a.m. 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Practical demonstration of metal working in the reconstructed workshops of J B Bowler’s business and have a go yourself! Novices welcome of any age and perfectly safe. Experienced engineer Geoff Wallis will demonstrate and allow you to work with original 19th century tools and equipment using traditional skills. Pre-booking is essential for one of the three workshops and if you are interested contact the Museum mobaw@hotmail.com or 01225 318348. £20.00…

24
August
Saturday
The Museum of Bath at Work’s Coffee Morning

The Museum of Bath at Work’s Coffee Morning

August 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
The Museum of Bath at Work, Julian Road
Bath, BaNES BA1 2RH United Kingdom

Quiet reading or working over a cup of coffee, informal meetings, business deals and social networking - all took place in Coffee Houses 250 years ago. Coffee Houses are very much part of Bath’s working history from the 18th century onwards, and we all do exactly the same activities today in the city’s many coffee shops. Join us for a cup of coffee on Saturday 24 August! We’d love to tell you about our plans for fund-raising to support the…

24
August
Saturday
Soft Engineering!  Automata Workshop (age 7+)

Soft Engineering! Automata Workshop (age 7+)

August 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Please note: Two Sessions Session 1: Saturday 24thAugust  - 1.00 – 4.00 pm Session 2: Sunday   25thAugust  - 10.30 – 1.30 pm  Workshop suitable for age 7+ with 15 places available £10.00 for the two connected sessions Tutors:  Rolande Thomas and Andy Hume from BAW History Group Learn to use a simple mechanism and create your own mechanical moving toy using recycled materials and lots of paint and glue in just two half-day sessions! If you have a metal wire coat…

28
August
Wednesday
A Technicolour Dream: The Counter Culture, London and the World (2017)

A Technicolour Dream: The Counter Culture, London and the World (2017)

August 28 @ 7:30 pm
The Museum of Bath at Work, Julian Road
Bath, BaNES BA1 2RH United Kingdom

A film about the psychedelic counter culture of 1960s London.

September 2019

14
September
Saturday
Thinking Community Art

Thinking Community Art

September 14 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Museum of Bath at Work, Julian Road
Bath, BaNES BA1 2RH United Kingdom

A day conference on the development of community art in Britain from 1969 to the present. Films presentations and internationally renowned speakers.

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