FOR lots more ideas visit our website, thethread.org.uk. The Thread is your local e-guide, keeping you up to date with what’s happening in Macclesfield. We’re on air with Canalside’s ‘The Thread’ 102.8FM and online at thethread.org.uk bringing you news, reviews and the most comprehensive What’s On guide yet. Follow us on twitter @ thethreadmacc or on facebook. And if you have an event, let us know at The Thread for your FREE listing. WHAT’S ON: Cinemac, Heritage Centre, Roe Street, Macclesfield SK11 6UT Recorded information: 01625 423535 Enquiries: 07871 422937. On this Week: Pixels (PG),Inside Out (U) Sip and Knit: Every second Wednesday of the month from 8pm. Everyone is welcome; whatever your age or ability and whether you prefer to knit or crochet. We are a very relaxed and friendly group - often more sipping and chatting than knitting! If you’re not yet hooked and need to borrow some pins and wool for the evening, just message Susan. Date: Wednesday, August 12 Time: 8pm Venue: The Vale Inn, Bollington Sylk Street Dance: Come and learn a fun street dance routine. Tickets £2 per child. Suitable for children aged 6-12 years Date: Thursday, August 13 Time: 2pm-3pm Venue: Macclesfield Library Email: macclesfield. firstname.lastname@example.org. uk Tel: 01625 374000 Talon – The Best of the Eagles: In 2015 their latest production will feature all the classic Eagles hits from the timeless back catalogue including Hotel California, Lyin’ Eyes, Take It Easy, Desperado and many more. All tickets: £19.50. To book call 01260 223456 Date: Friday, August 14 Time: 7.30pm Venue: Gawsworth Hall Web: www.gawsworthhall.com Life Class: A monthly life drawing class for all abilities. Tuition from local artist Patty Callaghan. £7 per session. Tea and coffee provided. Please bring your own drawing materials. Date: Friday, August 14 Time: 7-9pm Venue: Morton Hall Community Centre Email: pattycallaghan@ btinternet.com Macclesfield Remembers Gallipoli: Exhibition and lectures about those from the Macclesfield area and the 7th Cheshire Regiment who participated in the 1915 Gallipoli Campaign. Exhibition free, charge for lectures. Information and lecture booking form at www.macclesfieldreflects. org.uk/events or Macclesfield Tourist Information Centre. Date: Saturday, August 15 Time: 9.30am - 5pm Venue: Macclesfield Town Hall Disney Party: Macclesfield South West Premier Inn have planned a Disney-themed party to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital. Tickets £8 per child aged 0-10 Years. Adults free. Date: Saturday, August 15 Venue: Adlington Village Hall Foden’s Are Brassed Off: Now a fixture at Gawsworth, they perform all the best numbers from Brassed Off, including Death or Glory, Jerusalem, Danny Boy and Pomp & Circumstance. Get ready for an evening of top class brass, and possibly even the odd Pete Postlethwaite impression! All tickets: £17 for Adults and £10 for Children. To book call 01260 223456 Date: Sunday, August 16 Time: 7pm Venue: Gawsworth Hall Web: www.gawsworthhall.com Prestbury Summer Music: Nick Harrison (tenor), performs music by Franz Lehar and others, accompanied by Andrew Burr Date: Sunday, August 16 Time: 3pm Venue: St Peter’s Church, Prestbury Andy Hofton - Entertainer: Mr Entertainment live with a karaoke and disco. Date: Sunday, August 16 Time: 3-6pm Venue: The Pack Horse, Broken Cross Get ready for launch: Hands-on activities in advance of British European Space Agency Astronaut Tim Peake’s mission to the International Space Station, which is currently scheduled to start in December 2015, Date: Monday, August 17 to Friday, August 21 Time: 11am-4pm Venue: Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre www.jodrellbank.net/ visit/whats-on/ Junior Writing Group: This August we have a special writing project for children age eight to 11 years. Author Nik Perring will host. Cost is £25, including the book children will produce to take away. Call 01625 378266 for information. Date: Tuesday, August 18 to Friday, August 21 Time: 2.30pm-4.30pm Venue: Bollington Library Email: libraries@ cheshireeast.gov.uk Disclaimer Whilst every care is taken in putting together our ‘What’s On’ we can take no responsibility for inaccuracies or change of events. We advise you always contact the venue to check details before leaving home.