Saturday 7th April

Found 37 events. Displaying 1 - 10.

Geocaching Tale Trail

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 8:00am
24-7

Adventurers standby. Using your GPS devices, hunt around Settle to find our hidden geocaches. Find them all to uncover the hidden story.

This event is free and available to access 24-7 during the festival (we must say we wouldn't recommend doing it in the middle of the night !) 

The trail is now open.

FREE

My Favourite Doll

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 9:00am
Sat and Sun during the festival until 10pm
The Listening Gallery

We all have, or have had, a favourite doll or teddy. If I asked you about yours what stories would come to mind?

Working with artist Martina Attille, we've discovered that when you ask people about their favourite doll or teddy, fascinating stories come to light.

All ages

 

FREE Exhibition

A Favourite Doll

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 10:00am
drop in until 1pm
Settle Community & Business Hub

FREE 

We all have, or have had, a favourite doll or teddy. If I asked you about yours what stories would come to mind?  Working with artist Martina Attille, we've discovered that when you ask people about their favourite doll or teddy, fascinating stories come to light.

 

HiStories of Settle

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 10:00am
until 1pm & again from 2-5pm
The Royal Oak

Weave, stitch and loop with other festival goers of all ages and add your own history/story to this community collaboration. Discover a large variety of different yarns and threads, including glow in the dark materials, to weave your own personal contribution to traditional Jacquard punched cards. 

 

Swim in the Deep - Family Trail

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 10:00am
all weekend
Settle Victoria Hall

Inspired by the 50ft Whale visiting Settle, and one of our favourite stories, 'The Whale & the Snail', by the creators of the Gruffalo, search all over Settle Town Centre for clues and complete this exciting trail. On your journey you'll meet some of the Whale's underwater friends. 

FREE

Karvan (Sat)

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 10:00am
until 4pm
Settle Market Place

 

Take time out by visiting KARVAN, a 16ft artistically renovated caravan in which you are invited to travel around the world through fiction and poetry.

 

FREE

Artists Hang Out

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 10:30am
1 hour
Bell Tent

Meet and network with artists at the festival. Share your creative practice and learn more about each other's work.

From 2019 Settle Stories will be commissioning artists across different disciplines. The Settle Stories team will be sharing their plans, so come and find out how you can get involved. 

Film Gala

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 10:30am
1 hour
Settle Victoria Hall

In our community are hidden extraordinary stories. 

Over the last two years, we've been working to tell them by creating stop motion animation films with Virpi Kettu of Kettu Studios. She's animated the likes of Wallace & Gromit and Radiohead's most recent music video.

 

FREE

The Whale (Sat)

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 11:00am
until 4pm
Settle Market Place

A 50ft whale has landed in Settle. Circo Rum Ba Ba invite you to cast off you shoes and squeeze into its true-to-life (50ft) inflatable whale. Find yourself in a magical seascape, far, far away from our rural market town. 

Pay as you feel event

Clowning Workshop

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 11:30am
1 hour
The Royal Oak

 A fast and furious introduction to clowning. Discover the basics of clowning through the use of the red nose. Learn to play and offer ideas whilst discovering your own red nose persona.

No experience needed. Join us to find the freedom in finding your red nose. 

16+ years

 

The Queen & the Jester

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 2:00pm
1 hour
Settle Victoria Hall

Stupid, Stupid Songs & Some Very Sensible Stories 

A festival premiere created & performed by Keith Donnelly & Ursula Holden Gill 

 

There will be an interpreter for deaf and hard of hearing audience members at this show

Peak Performance

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 2:00pm
1 hour
Friends' Meeting House - Settle

Explore how story and mindfulness can motivate and empower people to make change. During this panel discussion, you'll hear why story and mindfulness can empower people in various settings, including an argument for increasing such practices in health and well-being settings.

 

Interactive Fiction

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 3:30pm
1 hour
Friends' Meeting House - Settle

Smartphones are now our constant companions, influencing how we interact with the world and with each other.

In this talk, Alastair Horne will explore how these devices might be changing not only how we talk about stories - through social media and the web - but even the sort of stories we can tell.

 

Crazy Tales

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 5:00pm
1 hour
Friends' Meeting House - Settle

MOVED TO A BIGGER VENUE DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND!

To say kids love Keith Donnelly is like saying they love chocolate, it just goes without saying! Keith's stories and songs will have children of all ages [and any grown-ups in the area!] in stitches. He specialises in infectious interactive tales and tunes, guaranteed to get everyone joining in. 

 

Reflecting Fridas

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 7:00pm
1 hour
The Royal Oak

Frida Kahlo’s soul echoes in many of us. Her diversities, love, injuries and suffering were the subject for her work. A unique life, an exceptional woman. Her life and work inspire this show, created and performed by Brazilian storyteller Ana Maria Lines.

 

For a mix of ticket types, please add the event to the cart multiple times.

WI-FI Wars

Saturday, 7 April 2018 - 7:30pm
1 hour
Settle Victoria Hall

A world record breaking live comedy game show where you play along, hosted by comedian Steve McNeil - Team Captain on Dara O Briain's Go 8 Bit.

Log in with your smartphone/table (make sure you've got plenty of battery) and compete in a range of games, quizzes and challenges to win the show, and prizes!