Bread + Roses Events

Ongoing and one-off events organised by Bread + Roses and our members.

  • 26th May 2022  10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Watercolour Workshop with Elaine Lewis

    An introduction to watercolour techniques every Thursday with experienced painter Elaine Lewis. Open to all abilities, no need to book, pay £3 cash at the session.

  • 28th May 2022  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Black Lives Matter: What's Next? Saturday Seminar with Hári Sewell

    A participatory free seminar exploring the impact of the Black Lives Matter protests in 2020, further examining the distinction between racial discrimination + racism.

    Book now on Eventbrite.

  • 30th May 2022  5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Poetry's Not Dead Open Mic Night

    Join local poets such as Nick Toczek, David Holmes, Sharenà Lee, Bernie The Bolt, Cayn White + more for an evening of open mic poetry. 

    Sessions are free, no need to book, just turn up on the evening! 

    Find out more about the event here

  • 30th May 2022  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Human 3D Printing with Martin Bond (postponed)

    Human 3D Printing is a 5 week course exploring sculpture with + without a 3D printer. This Course will give you an introduction to creating artwork 3 dimensionally, including how to design and print using a 3D printer. Book now places are limited to 10 people.

    Book Now on Eventbrite

  • 30th May 2022  6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Upcycle, Refashion + Repair with Jeanne Bridgman

    Upcycle, refashion or learn to mend your clothes. Bring your clothes along to learn how to give them a whole new lease of life! 

    Book Now on Eventbrite.

  • 2nd June 2022  10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Watercolour Workshop with Elaine Lewis

    An introduction to watercolour techniques every Thursday with experienced painter Elaine Lewis. Open to all abilities, no need to book, pay £3 cash at the session.

  • 6th June 2022  6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Learn To Use Your Sewing Machine with Jeanne Bridgman

    Learn to use your sewing machine, bring your own machine along and Jeanne will be able to teach you have to get the best from it, talking through the function. You will learn to make an appliquéd cushion to take home with you.

    Book Now on Eventbrite.

  • 8th June 2022  9:30 pm - 11:30 pm

    Bread Making with Ben the Baker & Theatre in the Mill

    Ben is an artisan baker who loves to get people baking. Working with Theatre in the Mill, he is providing these baking session for free.

    You will create dough, kneed, prove and bake your bread, there has to be a little bit of tasting to finish it off. These are community baking sessions for all. Ben hopes to run more sessions if you want to advance your knowledge and skills.

    Book Now on Eventbrite.


  • 9th June 2022  10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Watercolour Workshop with Elaine Lewis

    An introduction to watercolour techniques every Thursday with experienced painter Elaine Lewis. Open to all abilities, no need to book, pay £3 cash at the session.

  • 13th June 2022  11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Marketing Meetup

    Working in marketing & comms?

    Fancy having a natter with others who do too?

    Join us for a brew & a chance to hear about what people are up to across the district in this informal drop in session, no need to book but email us with any enquiries


  • 16th June 2022  10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Watercolour Workshop with Elaine Lewis

    An introduction to watercolour techniques every Thursday with experienced painter Elaine Lewis. Open to all abilities, no need to book, pay £3 cash at the session.

  • 18th June 2022  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Islamic Astronomy Workshop

    You will be introduced to the Islamic contributions to astronomy and navigation. The session includes some practical activities

    Book now on Eventbrite.

  • 18th June 2022  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Antiracism is activism: How to show up

    Hári Sewell is an author, lecturing, training provider and researcher specialising on racial justice.

    In this follow up seminar, Hári will be working with you to consider any action taken within current societal norms + structures society will be constrained by a need to prop up systems that have colonised and continue to colonise people. The second area that Hári will support you to consider the role of collective action in liberating new possibilities.

    Places are limited so book early.

    Book Now on Eventbrite. 


  • 21st June 2022  5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

    Bradford Death Cafe

    This Death Cafe is a safe space to talk about death and all things related. It can be difficult to find the time in daily life to talk about the topic, so the Death Cafe movement was set up to enable people to talk. These sessions aren't designed as therapy, but we find that talking about death can help us appreciate life.

    Sessions are completely free to attend.

    Book now on Eventbrite.

  • 22nd June 2022  9:30 am - 11:30 am

    Bread Making with Ben the Baker & Theatre in the Mill

    Ben is an artisan baker who loves to get people baking. Working with Theatre in the Mill, he is providing these baking session for free

    You will create dough, kneed, prove and bake your bread, there has to be a little bit of tasting to finish it off. These are community baking sessions for all. Ben hopes to run more sessions if you want to advance your knowledge and skills.

    Book Now on Eventbrite. 


  • 23rd June 2022  10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Watercolour Workshop with Elaine Lewis

    An introduction to watercolour techniques every Thursday with experienced painter Elaine Lewis. Open to all abilities, no need to book, pay £3 cash at the session.

  • 25th June 2022  9:30 am - 4:00 pm

    Twisted Earth Ceramics Workshop

    A fund raiser workshop run by Twisted Ceramics for Simon on the Streets Homeless charity 

    Book your tickets now here.

  • 27th June 2022  5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Poetry's Not Dead Open Mic Night

    Join local poets such as Nick Toczek, David Holmes, Sharenà Lee, Bernie The Bolt, Cayn White + more for an evening of open mic poetry. 

    Sessions are free, no need to book, just turn up on the evening! 

    Find out more about the event here

  • 29th June 2022  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Upcycled notebook binding Workshop with Darn It

    Create your own upcycled notebooks with postcards, recycled paper and more learning Japanese Stab Binding and saddle stitch techniques

    Book now on EventBrite.

  • 30th June 2022  10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Watercolour Workshop with Elaine Lewis

    An introduction to watercolour techniques every Thursday with experienced painter Elaine Lewis. Open to all abilities, no need to book, pay £3 cash at the session.

  • 6th July 2022  9:30 am - 11:30 am

    Bread Making with Ben the Baker & Theatre in the Mill

    Ben is an artisan baker who loves to get people baking. Working with Theatre in the Mill, he is providing these baking session for free

    You will create dough, kneed, prove and bake your bread, there has to be a little bit of tasting to finish it off. These are community baking sessions for all. Ben hopes to run more sessions if you want to advance your knowledge and skills.

    Book Now on Eventbrite. 


  • 7th July 2022  10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Watercolour Workshop with Elaine Lewis

    An introduction to watercolour techniques every Thursday with experienced painter Elaine Lewis. Open to all abilities, no need to book, pay £3 cash at the session.

  • 7th July 2022  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Brooch Embroidery Workshop with Handful of Threads

    Learn some simple +  beautiful embroidery stitches to create your own unique piece of jewellery. All materials will be supplied.

    Book Now on Eventbrite.

  • 14th July 2022  10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Watercolour Workshop with Elaine Lewis

    An introduction to watercolour techniques every Thursday with experienced painter Elaine Lewis. Open to all abilities, no need to book, pay £3 cash at the session.

  • 19th July 2022  5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

    Bradford Death Cafe

    This Death Cafe is a safe space to talk about death and all things related. It can be difficult to find the time in daily life to talk about the topic, so the Death Cafe movement was set up to enable people to talk. These sessions aren't designed as therapy, but we find that talking about death can help us appreciate life.

    Sessions are completely free to attend.

    Book now on Eventbrite.

  • 20th July 2022  9:30 am - 11:30 am

    Bread Making with Ben the Baker & Theatre in the Mill

    Ben is an artisan baker who loves to get people baking. Working with Theatre in the Mill, he is providing these baking session for free

    You will create dough, kneed, prove and bake your bread, there has to be a little bit of tasting to finish it off. These are community baking sessions for all. Ben hopes to run more sessions if you want to advance your knowledge and skills.

    Book Now on Eventbrite. 


  • 21st July 2022  10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Watercolour Workshop with Elaine Lewis

    An introduction to watercolour techniques every Thursday with experienced painter Elaine Lewis. Open to all abilities, no need to book, pay £3 cash at the session.

  • 25th July 2022  10:00 am - 11:00 am

    Polly's Puppets family fun + music session

    Polly's Puppet sessions include music, dance, instruments & puppets. Family fun that leaves you with that feel-good feeling.

    Fun is the focus for Polly. These sessions are joyful. Expect lots of music and dance, your children will play with musical instruments and interact with Polly and her puppets. These sessions promote positive mental health and well-being through having a happy, fun and wacky time! For children who can walk (2yrs + and above). 

    Book Now on Eventbrite.


  • 25th July 2022  5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Poetry's Not Dead Open Mic Night

    Join local poets such as Nick Toczek, David Holmes, Sharenà Lee, Bernie The Bolt, Cayn White + more for an evening of open mic poetry. 

    Sessions are free, no need to book, just turn up on the evening! 

    Find out more about the event here