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DUJS: Jazz Jam @ HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Feb 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
DUJS: Jazz Jam @ HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We are chuffed to welcome back the Durham University Jazz Society to host semi-regular Jazz Jams at HQ on Sundays. They’re free to attend and open to all. Format There will be a house band all[...]
Stitch N Social @ Empty Shop HQ
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Stitch N Social @ Empty Shop HQ
Social stitching! Bring your yarns, threads, knitting needles, crochet hooks and whatever projects you have left to the way side or want the impetus to begin. Crochet granny squares in the comfort of the best[...]
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 1 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We have recently been testing daytime opening hours at HQ providing a place to work, read, hangout use the Wif-Fi etc. Making HQ accessible by day provides the opportunity for our community to engage with[...]
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Jazz Sessions: Safe Sextet @ Empty Shop HQ
Working in association with the Jazz Co-Op in Newcastle, The Jazz Sessions bring top class Jazz to Durham on the first Thursday of every month. Now in it’s 3rd year, Empty Shop HQ plays host[...]
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We have recently been testing daytime opening hours at HQ providing a place to work, read, hangout use the Wif-Fi etc. Making HQ accessible by day provides the opportunity for our community to engage with[...]
Mar 4 @ 7:30 pm – 11:45 pm
Hot Shorts // Grotbags // Equestrian Collective Djs @ Empty Shop HQ
HOT SHORTS! (Manchester) Describing their genre as ‘internet’, these cutie pies with jiggle your socks off with their weezer-esque poppy punk bangers. https://hotshorts.bandcamp.com/ GROTBAGS (Manchester) Cheeky gets playing mega fun punk songs and having a[...]
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We have recently been testing daytime opening hours at HQ providing a place to work, read, hangout use the Wif-Fi etc. Making HQ accessible by day provides the opportunity for our community to engage with[...]
Femstival @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 8 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Femstival @ Empty Shop HQ
Music – Exhibition – Spoken Word – Expression A multi-arts platform for women’s voices on International Women’s Day! Join University College Feminists and Durham University Amnesty International at Empty Shop HQ, in our celebration of[...]
The Folk Sessions @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 9 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
The Folk Sessions @ Empty Shop HQ
Join us for an evening of informal folk at Empty Shop HQ on the second Thursday of every month. Traditional music sessions – tunes and maybe a few songs from the British Isles and beyond.[...]
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 10 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We have recently been testing daytime opening hours at HQ providing a place to work, read, hangout use the Wif-Fi etc. Making HQ accessible by day provides the opportunity for our community to engage with[...]
DUJS: Jazz Jam @ HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 12 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
DUJS: Jazz Jam @ HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We are chuffed to welcome back the Durham University Jazz Society to host semi-regular Jazz Jams at HQ on Sundays. They’re free to attend and open to all. Format There will be a house band all[...]
Mar 14 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Mirrored Lips (Russia) + FRET! (UK) @ Empty Shop HQ
Cruel Nature Records presents Russian, feminist-punk trio, Mirrored Lips. Mirrored Lips are the trio of Lusya, Ksusha and Sasha, who hail from Russia’s fifth largest city Nizhny Novgorod. Gigging and recording for over 2 years[...]
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 15 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We have recently been testing daytime opening hours at HQ providing a place to work, read, hangout use the Wif-Fi etc. Making HQ accessible by day provides the opportunity for our community to engage with[...]
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The Jazz Sessions Extra: SWING MANOUCHE feat: Daniel John Martin @ Empty Shop HQ
The Jazz Sessions Extra happen whenever the opportunity arises. These sessions allow us to play with the format and be a little more experimental with our programming. Keep an eye on this website or join the[...]
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Torrey Pines Movie (Plus Onsind and Your Heart Breaks) @ Empty Shop HQ
The Equestrian Collective presents a special screening of Clyde Petersen’s critically acclaimed queer punk coming of age story ‘Torrey Pines’. https://www.torreypinesfilm.com/ https://www.torreypinesfilm.com/trailer/ As well as screening the movie, with live score, this event will feature[...]
The Folk Sessions @ Empty Shop HQ
Apr 13 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
The Folk Sessions @ Empty Shop HQ
Join us for an evening of informal folk at Empty Shop HQ on the second Thursday of every month. Traditional music sessions – tunes and maybe a few songs from the British Isles and beyond.[...]
The Folk Sessions @ Empty Shop HQ
May 11 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
The Folk Sessions @ Empty Shop HQ
Join us for an evening of informal folk at Empty Shop HQ on the second Thursday of every month. Traditional music sessions – tunes and maybe a few songs from the British Isles and beyond.[...]
DUJS: Jazz Jam @ HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Feb 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
DUJS: Jazz Jam @ HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We are chuffed to welcome back the Durham University Jazz Society to host semi-regular Jazz Jams at HQ on Sundays. They’re free to attend and open to all. Format There will be a house band all[...]
Stitch N Social @ Empty Shop HQ
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Stitch N Social @ Empty Shop HQ
Social stitching! Bring your yarns, threads, knitting needles, crochet hooks and whatever projects you have left to the way side or want the impetus to begin. Crochet granny squares in the comfort of the best[...]
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 1 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We have recently been testing daytime opening hours at HQ providing a place to work, read, hangout use the Wif-Fi etc. Making HQ accessible by day provides the opportunity for our community to engage with[...]
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The Jazz Sessions: Safe Sextet @ Empty Shop HQ
Working in association with the Jazz Co-Op in Newcastle, The Jazz Sessions bring top class Jazz to Durham on the first Thursday of every month. Now in it’s 3rd year, Empty Shop HQ plays host[...]
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We have recently been testing daytime opening hours at HQ providing a place to work, read, hangout use the Wif-Fi etc. Making HQ accessible by day provides the opportunity for our community to engage with[...]
Mar 4 @ 7:30 pm – 11:45 pm
Hot Shorts // Grotbags // Equestrian Collective Djs @ Empty Shop HQ
HOT SHORTS! (Manchester) Describing their genre as ‘internet’, these cutie pies with jiggle your socks off with their weezer-esque poppy punk bangers. https://hotshorts.bandcamp.com/ GROTBAGS (Manchester) Cheeky gets playing mega fun punk songs and having a[...]
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We have recently been testing daytime opening hours at HQ providing a place to work, read, hangout use the Wif-Fi etc. Making HQ accessible by day provides the opportunity for our community to engage with[...]
Femstival @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 8 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Femstival @ Empty Shop HQ
Music – Exhibition – Spoken Word – Expression A multi-arts platform for women’s voices on International Women’s Day! Join University College Feminists and Durham University Amnesty International at Empty Shop HQ, in our celebration of[...]
The Folk Sessions @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 9 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
The Folk Sessions @ Empty Shop HQ
Join us for an evening of informal folk at Empty Shop HQ on the second Thursday of every month. Traditional music sessions – tunes and maybe a few songs from the British Isles and beyond.[...]
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 10 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We have recently been testing daytime opening hours at HQ providing a place to work, read, hangout use the Wif-Fi etc. Making HQ accessible by day provides the opportunity for our community to engage with[...]
DUJS: Jazz Jam @ HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 12 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
DUJS: Jazz Jam @ HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We are chuffed to welcome back the Durham University Jazz Society to host semi-regular Jazz Jams at HQ on Sundays. They’re free to attend and open to all. Format There will be a house band all[...]
Mar 14 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Mirrored Lips (Russia) + FRET! (UK) @ Empty Shop HQ
Cruel Nature Records presents Russian, feminist-punk trio, Mirrored Lips. Mirrored Lips are the trio of Lusya, Ksusha and Sasha, who hail from Russia’s fifth largest city Nizhny Novgorod. Gigging and recording for over 2 years[...]
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
Mar 15 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afternoons at HQ @ Empty Shop HQ
We have recently been testing daytime opening hours at HQ providing a place to work, read, hangout use the Wif-Fi etc. Making HQ accessible by day provides the opportunity for our community to engage with[...]
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The Jazz Sessions Extra: SWING MANOUCHE feat: Daniel John Martin @ Empty Shop HQ
The Jazz Sessions Extra happen whenever the opportunity arises. These sessions allow us to play with the format and be a little more experimental with our programming. Keep an eye on this website or join the[...]
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Torrey Pines Movie (Plus Onsind and Your Heart Breaks) @ Empty Shop HQ
The Equestrian Collective presents a special screening of Clyde Petersen’s critically acclaimed queer punk coming of age story ‘Torrey Pines’. https://www.torreypinesfilm.com/ https://www.torreypinesfilm.com/trailer/ As well as screening the movie, with live score, this event will feature[...]
The Folk Sessions @ Empty Shop HQ
Apr 13 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
The Folk Sessions @ Empty Shop HQ
Join us for an evening of informal folk at Empty Shop HQ on the second Thursday of every month. Traditional music sessions – tunes and maybe a few songs from the British Isles and beyond.[...]
The Folk Sessions @ Empty Shop HQ
May 11 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
The Folk Sessions @ Empty Shop HQ
Join us for an evening of informal folk at Empty Shop HQ on the second Thursday of every month. Traditional music sessions – tunes and maybe a few songs from the British Isles and beyond.[...]