30 March 2017


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23 March 2017

Employment Opportunity- Stamfordham


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Part time - term time
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06/04/2017 12:00
£11298 - £12983
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Schools - Support
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Listings for Life Science Centre
April – May 2017
New Events
What:  Journey 2: The Mysterious Island – Chase over Atlantis
Where: Life Science Centre, Newcastle, NE1 4EP
When: 3 April 2017 – 30 September 2017
Opening times: Mon-Sat -10.00am-5.00pm, Sun – 11.00am-5.00pm
Admission prices: Included in Science Centre admission price
Details: The star of “Journey to the Center of the Earth” is back in another Jules Verne – inspired voyage! While looking for his long lost grandfather, Sean (played by Josh Hutcherson), decodes a secret map that points him and a group of adventurers to the elusive “Mysterious Island”. After finding his grandfather and discovering that the island is sinking, they all head for the shore on the back of giant bees! Hitch a ride with the gang in this immersive 3-D/4-D experience as you become a passenger in a real “flight of the bumblebee!”. Soar over the jungle, zoom through the treetops, and dodge the beaks of hungry birds! Featuring an all-star cast, including Michael Caine, Dwayne Johnson, Vanessa Hudgens, and Luis Guzman, this is a one-of-a-kind ride you won’t want to miss. Please note – you must be at least 1.2 metres in height to use the Motion Ride.
More info: life.org.uk

What:  Let it Glow
Where: Life Science Centre, Newcastle, NE1 4EP
When: 4 April 2017 – Sunday 2 July 2017
Opening times: Mon-Sat -10.00am-5.00pm, Sun – 11.00am-5.00pm
Admission prices: Included in Science Centre admission price
Details: Join our science explainers as they explore the wonder of light in this new Science Theatre show, featuring sparkles, twinkles, lights and lamps.
More info: life.org.uk

What: Bright Club
Where: The Stand Comedy Club, High Bridge, NE1 1EW.
When: Tuesday 2 May 2017
Opening times: 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Admission prices: £4 per person (please note this event is adults only, 18+)
Details: Bright Club Newcastle blends comedy, music, new writing, research and performance into a smorgasbord of delights. Funny and fascinating in equal measure, Bright Club offers a night out unlike any other! Come along for a laugh filled evening featuring academic talent from Newcastle and beyond. Organised by Centre for Life in collaboration with Newcastle and Northumbria Universities. Advanced booking recommended via The Stand Comedy Club.
More info: life.org.uk

What: Pre-school Day
Where: Life Science Centre, Newcastle, NE1 4EP
When: Tuesday 23 May 2017
Opening times: 9.30am – 3.00pm
Admission prices: £7.50 per adult. Accompanying children (aged 4 and under) go free. Max 3 free child places per adult.
Details: Led by Life's friendly Science Explainers, these regular events provide a delightful opportunity for young children (under 4s) to enjoy and explore the Science Centre. Each session offers a mix of classic activities, such as Piccolo Music workshops, mini-beast handling and a toddler bubble disco alongside new activities, so that every event is different. Access to our Hands-on Young Explorers Zone and an under-7s planetarium show is also available during these special days.
More info: life.org.uk

What: Dino Jaws
Where: Life Science Centre, Newcastle, NE1 4EP
When: 27 May 2017 - 7 January 2018
Opening times: Mon-Sat -10.00am-6.00pm, Sun – 11.00am-6.00pm
Admission prices: Included in Science Centre admission price
Details: Don’t miss Dino Jaws, an amazing exhibition from the Natural History Museum, featuring life-size animatronic dinosaur heads – including the terrifying T. rex! Explore the sometimes gruesome, always fascinating, subject of dinosaurs and their food; from the notorious flesh-eating habits of T. rex to the vegetarian tastes of Iguanodon. In this exhibition you can also explore intriguing fossil evidence, hands-on exhibits and scientific insights that reveal everything we know about what and how dinosaurs ate.
More info: www.life.org.uk

Ongoing Events
What:  Is there anybody out there?
Where: Life Science Centre, Newcastle, NE1 4EP
When: 10 February 2017 – 8 June 2017
Opening times: Mon-Sat: 10.00am-5.00pm, Sun: 11.00am-5.00pm
Admission prices: Included in Science Centre admission price
Details: Could there be life on other worlds in our solar system, or even beyond it? Astronomers are discovering planets orbiting stars other than our Sun every day. In this new planetarium show we explore how we go about looking for life in the Universe. Recommended suitable for ages 7+.
More info: life.org.uk

What:  Brick History
Where: Life Science Centre, Newcastle, NE1 4EP
When: 14 January 2017 – 14 May 2017
Opening times: Mon-Sat -10.00am-5.00pm, Sun – 11.00am-5.00pm
Admission prices: Included in Science Centre admission price
Details: Life Science Centre will be home to a host of intricate historical models, all of which have been made from scratch using LEGO® bricks. This new exhibition will span the whole of human history – picking out the key highlights – to show how mankind has progressed over the years, from the pre-historic era to modern day. Visitors can marvel at over 50 LEGO® models depicting the most pivotal moments in history, from the Big Bang, to the sinking of the Titanic, and modern events such as President Obama’s inauguration. Please note - LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorise or endorse this exhibition.
More info: life.org.uk

What:  North East LEGO® Landmarks  
Where: Life Science Centre, Newcastle, NE1 4EP
When: 14 January 2017 – 14 May 2017
Opening times: Mon-Sat -10.00am-6.00pm, Sun – 11.00am-6.00pm
Admission prices: Included in Science Centre admission price
Details: Local LEGO® builder Steve Mayes has been busy building LEGO® versions of some of the North East’s favourite landmarks. See his collection at Life, including, the BALTIC, the Angel of the North and the International Centre for Life – a specially commissioned new model on show for the first time. Please note - LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorise or endorse this exhibition.
More info: life.org.uk

16 March 2017

Employment Opportunities

Newcastle Airport

Various roles

  • Commercial Training Administrator
  • Retail Assistant
  • Customer Service Rep
Check out  http://www.newcastleairport.com/recruitment for further information

15 March 2017

What's on - Queens Hall Arts Centre, Hexham

What's On: Mid March 2017
 'the creative heart of the community'
Box Office 01434 652477
Book online www.queenshall.co.uk 

Jan Apr 17 Season Brochure Download here
Trustee Recruitment
We are currently looking to strengthen our Board of Trustees as we enter a period of diversification and growth which will include building developments and a significant expansion of fundraising (supported by Arts Council England's Catalyst programme). 

We are particularly keen to hear from people with accountancy and / or financial management experience. For further information please contact Geof Keys 

Closing date: 20 March 2017
Exhibition: Hayward Touring
Hairstyles and Headdresses
by Nigerian photographer J.D 'Okhai Ojeikere.

Featuring 50 black and white photographic prints, this is a rare opportunity to encounter an artist widely regarded as one of the most important photographers to emerge from Africa in the last sixty years.

On now until Sat 22 AprilW: Headdresses & Hairstyles
Hexham & District Music Society 
Sitkovetsky Piano Trio - Tonight!
Their dynamic, high-energy performances have brought the ensemble numerous awards and critical acclaim.

Their programme features works by Turina, Ravel & Brahms.

Wednesday 15 March 7.30pm
Film: The Graduate (15)
In arguably the most iconic movie of the 1960s, Dustin Hoffman plays Benjamin Braddock, promising academic and track star, who is lured into an affair by old family friend Mrs. Robinson.

Running time: 1 hr 45 mins

Thursday 16 March 8.00pm
113th Tynedale Music Festival

Since 1904, the Tynedale Music Festival has offered musicians of all ages from across the North East the opportunity to meet and compete in many different musical categories.

QHA will be hosting another 2 days of classes, as well as the Evening Concert of Festival Highlights (Free entry, come along and support all the musicians).

Friday 17 & Saturday 18 March
Théâtre Sans Frontières
Heaven Eyes
Adapted for the stage by internationally acclaimed children's author David Almond, Heaven Eyes is mysterious, heart-breaking and humorous in equal measure, a story to touch the depth of your soul.

Wednesday 22 March 7.00pm
Last few tickets!
Peatbog Faeries
High octane Celtic dance music as you've never heard it before.

Hailing from the Isle of Skye and drawing upon a dazzling myriad of influences from traditional jigs and reels through jazz, hip hop and more..

Thursday 23 March 7.30pmW: Peatbog Faeries
Gonzo Moose presents
The Thing that Came From Over There!

Another rip-roaring comedy adventure; 3 actors, 15 roles, 85 minutes of shocks, spine tingling silliness, and blood curdling terror.

With comedy and thrills galore, the show features visual gags, verbal wit, giant puppetry, and even a little bit of live music.

Wednesday 29 March 7.30pmW: The Thing that Came From Over There!
An Evening of Dirty Dancing: The Tribute Show
A 5 star homage to the greatest movie soundtrack of all time. The original concert celebration of the iconic music from the multi-award winning soundtrack to Dirty Dancing.

Please note this production is not affiliated with Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story On Stage on tour in the UK and worldwide

Friday 31 March 7.30pm
NEW EVENT: One Day Workshop

Book Binding Workshop
With artist & bookbinder Ruth McCann

Participants will learn how to make a book with a hard back cover and case using multi-section binding with a choice of colours, papers and book cloths. (Limited places available)

Saturday 1 April 10.00am - 3.00pmW: Bookbinding Workshop
Looking ahead into April... 
And looking further ahead