Events and activities

In association with StreetLife York, events and activities will be held throughout April to November 2022. We hope you will be able to join us for some of these!

Our events and activities will be held in a number of locations in and around Coney Street and the centre of York. Please note that some events may require booking, while others are private or invitiation-only.

Many of our activities are hosted at the StreetLife Hub (29-31 Coney Street) and available throughout the April-November period - we look forward to welcoming you there!

Music skills

Ableton Live Workshop for complete beginners

(10:00am - 4:00pm)
29-31 Coney Street

This Ableton Live Workshop is for anyone interested in music making, composition, sound design or just someone wanting to explore new things.


Two Poems on Coney Street

(10:00am - 5:00pm)
29-31 Coney Street

Watch two poems, written for Coney Street, and first performed on Coney Street, being printed on our historic press -- on Coney Street!


Introduction to Linocut Printing

(12:00pm - 5:00pm)
29-31 Coney Street

Join Joanna Lisowiec to learn the basics of linocut printing. No experience required and all materials will be provided!

Guided tour

StreetLife Family Fossil Hunt

(10:30am - 12:00pm)
Yorkshire Museum / Museum Gardens

Join Fossiliam (Dr Liam Herringshaw) for a fun family fossil hunt!


Embroidery Workshop

(11:00am - 4:30pm)
29-31 Coney Street

Join historical embroiderer Sue Ottley Hughes for this class in collaboration with Fabrication Crafts.