SBS Events Diary 2024

Loads of FREE activities & events throughout the year. The calendar below lists confirmed events only & we’re working on dates for a programme of FREE workshops to upcycle cycling outfits, dance with your bike & SBS heritage inspired rides. Follow us on Facebook & Instagram for updates

April

13 April, 11am-4pm, A FREE, all day or drop in sewing & remaking workshop at CREW 8-9 South Street, BN11 3AL. Participants made bloomers & sashes from men’s shirts for a dressing up box for the SBS exhibition. More HERE

May

2 May, Worthing Museum Costume Archive Training, an invited group visited the costume archive for a special talk, with examples from the collection, about 1890s-1928 women’s clothing constraints, contraptions & convertible horse riding outfits by Senior Curator Gerry Connolly

22 May, Newhaven, Come along & help us shape the Re-Imagining, Re-Making programme in Newhaven over the next few months. Hillcrest Centre Newhaven 6pm-8pm

June

1 June, Bexhill – Re-Imagine Re-Make session at the Eco Hub, Western Road, Bexhill time tbc

1 & 2 June, Bexhill – Women & Girls Bike Safety Checks by Bexhill Wheelers, Egerton Park back of Bexhill Museum 12-4pm

10 June – Bexhill, Re-Imagine Re-Make session at the Eco Hub, Western Road, Bexhill time tbc

14 June – Bexhill, talk by Senior Curator Julian Porter Bexhill Bicycles & Brasseys Bexhill Museum 2.30pm

15-16 June, Bexhill SBS Exhibition Bexhill Museum

16 June, Bexhill Pleasant Sunday Afternoon – heritage ride, talk & music – bring your bike & meet at Bexhill Museum at 1.30pm

16 June, Bexhill talk by Creative Director Karen Poley Sussex Blazing Saddles, 2pm

18 June – 9 July, Worthing SBS Exhibition Worthing Museum

22 June, Brighton Blazing Saddles Taster Workshop, Preston Park, 10.30am – 12.30pm

23 June, Newhaven Blazing Saddles Taster Workshop, The Sidings 10.30-12.30

25 June, Newhaven Blazing Saddles Taster Workshop with Young Havens Creatives

July

6 July, Brighton Blazing Saddles Taster Workshop with Our City Dances, Richmond Square 10-12noon, FREE but ticketed here

10 July, Brighton SBS Creative Director Karen Poley’s talk for Better Bike Social, tickets here

31 July, Brighton, SBS Creative Director Karen Poley’s Pecha Kucha for Brighton & Hove Museum, tickets here CANCELLED

August

14 August, Brighton Blazing Saddles Taster Workshop with choreographer Virginia Farman, 6pm – 8pm

September

1-15 Sept, Newhaven SBS Exhibition, Newhaven Library, as part of Newhaven Festival

7 & 8 Sept, Newhaven Participants workshops & rehearsal for Blazing Saddles performance 10am-5pm both days

8 Sept, Newhaven Blazing Saddles Performance & Ride, 2.30pm-4.30pm, starting point Newhaven Skatepark & Pumptrack BN9 9DL

16-30 Sept, Brighton SBS Exhibition, Jubilee Library Brighton

21 & 22 Sept, Brighton Participants workshops & rehearsal for Blazing Saddles performance 10am-5pm both days

22 Sept, Brighton Blazing Saddles Performance & Ride, 2.30pm-4.30pm, starting point St Peter’s Square Brighton BN1 4GU

More soon…..