Events archive

This archive contains StreetLife York events that have now finished.

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Heritage Ceramic Tile Making with Margaret L. Glackin

(10:00am – 1:00pm)
29-31 Coney Street

Create a number of unique ceramic tiles to your own design with Margaret from Clay and Wood Works. This event is presented in collaboration with Fabrication Crafts.


Sustainability: A healthy heart to the city

How can we make a healthier natural environment & develop greener solutions for future of Coney Street?
(2pm - 4pm)
King's Manor

Did you know that Coney Street used to have green spaces? Using original maps from the archives, participants of this workshops will be introduced to Coney Street's previous greenery.

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Podcasting for Beginners Workshop with Jemily Rime

(4pm - 6pm)
29-31 Coney Street

Do you have a story to tell? A product to present? Podcasting, beyond having taken over our entertainment landscape, has endless applications.

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Building the ‘king of instruments’ in York

(2:00pm - 3:00pm)
29-31 Coney Street

Learn about the organ-builders of York and find out who was (and is!) responsible for building ‘the king of instruments’ in our musical city.


Badoom Tish! A clowning performance

(11:00am - 2:00pm)
29-31 Coney Street

Join us just outside the StreetLife Hub for a coached clowning performance. You're welcome to join in or just come along to watch!


Badoom Tish! A day’s workshop on the principles of clowning

(10:00am – 4:00pm)
29-31 Coney Street

A day's workshop on the principles of clowning resulting in a brief performance piece as part of StreetLife!

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A Latin Music Workshop Day for Instrumentalists, Vocalists & Percussionists

(2:00pm – 4:30pm)
29-31 Coney Street

This workshop is directed by Professor Sue Miller, bandleader and founder of Charanga del Norte assisted by percussionist Matty Shallcross.

Meet the Vikings

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

A drop-in afternoon of activities, storytelling and crafting demonstrations with JORVIK Viking Festival.