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Off the Shelf Festival: Explore Everything – Place-Hacking the City with Bradley L Garrett

Join Bradley L. Garrett as he talks about his book Explore Everything, a manifesto on our rights to the city and how to understand the twenty-first- century metropolis.

Talks and tours Thursday 23 October 2014

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 24 October 2014

Off the Shelf Festival: A History of Ancient Greece in Fifty Lives

David Stuttard weaves the lives of the movers and shakers of the ancient Greek world into an illustrated narrative that brings them all vividly to life.

Talks and tours Sunday 26 October 2014

Off the Shelf Festival: The Worst Princess

Follow the adventures of feisty Princess Sue and her disgruntled dragon as they seek fun and freedom. This funny twist on a traditional fairytale features puppetry, live music and plenty of scope for children to sing along.

Family Tuesday 28 October 2014

Off the Shelf Festival: The Worst Princess

Follow the adventures of feisty Princess Sue and her disgruntled dragon as they seek fun and freedom. This funny twist on a traditional fairytale features puppetry, live music and plenty of scope for children to sing along.

Family Tuesday 28 October 2014

Off the Shelf Festival: Meet the Author and Illustrator: Emma Chichester Clark

Meet renowned illustrator Emma Chichester Clark, creator of Blue Kangaroo, as she shows her new picture book Bears Don’t Read! – a feel-good story of determination and friendship.

Family Wednesday 29 October 2014

Off the Shelf Festival: Plumdog – with Emma Chichester Clark

Join well-loved author and illustrator Emma Chichester Clark as she talks about her new book Plumdog, a collection of the best pages from her popular blog of the same name.

Talks and tours Wednesday 29 October 2014

Off the Shelf Festival: Meet the Author Michelle Magorian

Join master storyteller Michelle Magorian, bestselling author of Goodnight Mister Tom and A Spoonful of Jam, as she talks about her incredible body of work and new book Impossible!

Family Friday 31 October 2014

Friends Christmas Discount Day

From 10am - 5pm on Saturday 1 November, show your Museums Sheffield Friends card in the Millennium Gallery to enjoy a range of discounts as we say thank you for your support.

Friends' events Saturday 1 November 2014

Saturday Sessions

Need a break from shopping with the kids? Why not drop by the Millennium Gallery and do something hands-on and fun as a family.

Family Saturday 1 November 2014

Off the Shelf Festival: The Ark Before Noah with Dr Irving Finkel

British Museum expert Irving Finkel reveals how decoding the symbols on a 4,000 year old clay tablet enabled a new, exciting interpretation of the story of Noah’s Ark.

Talks and tours Sunday 2 November 2014

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 7 November 2014

Millennium Gallery Craft Market

Our craft market showcases Sheffield’s talented small-scale producers and craftspeople making wonderful things, often entirely by hand.

Saturday 8 November 2014

Off the Shelf Festival: Bricks and Mortals with Tom Wilkinson

Through ten great buildings, from the Tower of Babel in present-day Iraq to Detroit’s Highland Park Car Factory, Tom Wilkinson reveals the intimate relationship between society and architecture.

Talks and tours Sunday 9 November 2014

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 14 November 2014

Wealthy Weekend

A thought-provoking and inspiring weekend of talks, discussion and art on the theme of wealth beyond money.

Talks and tours Sunday 16 November 2014

LIVE LATE: Forced Entertainment presents Quizoola24!

This unique 24-hour live experience pits alternating pairs of performers against one another as they test their opponents with an avalanche of questions.

Performance Friday 21 November 2014

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 21 November 2014

Screen Printed Gift Wrap Workshop

Learn how to screen print your own unique gift wrap on to brown kraft paper using both pre-exposed screens and stencil screens made on the day.

Hands on Saturday 22 November 2014

Lunchtime Talk: A New Look Gallery for the Metalwork Collection

Join curator Clare Starkie to find out more about the upcoming refurbishment of the gallery which is home to Sheffield’s Metalwork Collection.

Talks and tours Monday 24 November 2014

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 28 November 2014

Friends Christmas Celebration

Our annual Friends Celebration is back! This year we will be opening up our main gallery space for all of our Friends to enjoy a private view of the new Picturing Sheffield exhibition in its first week of opening, with an introduction from the exhibition's Curator.

Friends' events Thursday 4 December 2014

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 5 December 2014

Saturday Sessions

Need a break from shopping with the kids? Why not drop by the Millennium Gallery and do something hands-on and fun as a family.

Family Saturday 6 December 2014

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 12 December 2014

Sheffield Landscapes in Print

Learn how to stencil screen print using Sheffield and its surroundings for your inspiration.

Hands on Saturday 13 December 2014

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 19 December 2014

Saturday Sessions

Need a break from shopping with the kids? Why not drop by the Millennium Gallery and do something hands-on and fun as a family.

Family Saturday 3 January 2015

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 9 January 2015

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 16 January 2015

Lunchtime Talk: Picturing Sheffield

Join curator Louisa Briggs to find out more about the Picturing Sheffield exhibition, on display at the Millennium Gallery.

Talks and tours Wednesday 21 January 2015

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 23 January 2015

Life Drawing in a Day

Join Sheffield artist Paul Evans and develop your drawing skills working from a nude model.

Hands on Saturday 24 January 2015

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 30 January 2015

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 6 February 2015

Saturday Sessions

Need a break from shopping with the kids? Why not drop by the Millennium Gallery and do something hands-on and fun as a family.

Family Saturday 7 February 2015

Lunchtime Talk: A to Z of Sheffield

Local historian Mike Spick begins an exploration of the history and geography of our city in 26 parts, arranged in alphabetical order.

Talks and tours Monday 9 February 2015

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 13 February 2015

Lunchtime Talk: The Art of Bird Illustration

Join Louise Pullen, curator of The Illustrated Aviary, for a talk on Thomas Eyton’s extraordinary ornithological collection and learn more about the artists behind the exhibition’s luxurious images.

Talks and tours Monday 23 February 2015

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 27 February 2015

LIVE LATE: Love Birds

Celebrating our Illustrated Aviary exhibition, we’re spending Friday night with our feathered friends, live music, craft activities and a pay bar.

Friday 27 February 2015

A Little Bird Told Me . . .

Learn to cut and print your own unique wood-cut bird print using simple techniques with Sheffield printmaker Samantha Groom.

Hands on Saturday 28 February 2015

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 6 March 2015

Saturday Sessions

Need a break from shopping with the kids? Why not drop by the Millennium Gallery and do something hands-on and fun as a family.

Family Saturday 7 March 2015

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 13 March 2015

Craft Market

We’re pleased to showcase some of Sheffield’s creative craft talent at our Millennium Gallery Craft Market, which promises an inspiring alternative to the high street chains.

Saturday 14 March 2015

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 20 March 2015

Picturing Sheffield with Tim Rose

Create your own view of Sheffield with help from artist and tutor Tim Rose.

Hands on Saturday 21 March 2015

Life Drawing

Develop your drawing skills working from a nude model with support from one of our regular artist tutors.

Hands on Friday 27 March 2015