MadLab Events

Upcoming events

May

Tue 26
May 2015

Arduino

A meetup for all those interested in the Arduino platform: creatives, designers, programmers, engineers, artists, makers, hackers and inventors!

Scala Manchester

Scala is an “object-functional” programming language for general software applications. This month: Learning resources & Shaping the Meetup; Introduction to the Scala Type System. Rapture: The Art of the One-Liner.
Wed 27
May 2015

Manchester PostgreSQL Meetup

PostgreSQL (AKA Postgres) is a database management system (DBMS) with an emphasis on extensibility and standards compliance.

CRIT Group

CRIT stands for Creative Reflection and Investigation Talk Group, and is an opportunity for artists and designers to get together, discuss their work, and support each other.

Short Story Writing - CANCELLED

Critique group for short story writers.
Thu 28
May 2015

Manchester Space Programme

The Manchester Space Programme is a community initiative for anyone interested in space and space-related activities.
Fri 29
May 2015

Red Velvet

Hive Mind Theatre presents… a play by Patch Middleton.
Sat 30
May 2015

The ToBeGosu Cup

A Hearthstone Tournament and Fireside Gathering.

Red Velvet

Hive Mind Theatre presents… a play by Patch Middleton

June

Mon 01
June 2015

NS Manchester

A group of people in the Manchester area with an interest in iOS or Mac Development.

Bitcoin - Not an eBay for Drugs: How darknet sites like Silk Road are transforming markets

A meetup for Bitcoin users, miners, buyers, sellers or anyone else otherwise interested in Bitcoin in the North West.
Tue 02
June 2015

Bokeh_Yeah!

A monthly get together of DSLR video makers to share camera knowledge, demonstrate kit and techniques, showcase and critique films.

Manchester Bipolar Youth Support Group

For people 18-25 who're affected by, or concerned about, bipolar.

Mad Graphic Novel Group

A discussion group for those looking to talk, argue, debate about graphic novels, comics, comix and web-comics.
Wed 03
June 2015

North West Playtesters

A meetup with friendly and like-minded game designers, to playtest each other’s games.

North West Drupal Usergroup Meetup May 2015

A monthly meetup, featuring expert help and demonstrations of the Drupal content management platform.
Thu 04
June 2015

Manchester Space Programme - Build Meeting

The Manchester Space Programme is a community initiative for anyone interested in space and space-related activities.

North West Technical Communicators Group

Technical writers/communicators, information designers based in and around the North West.
Sat 06
June 2015

EtsyMCR Craft Party: Kaleidoscope

A day long extravaganza of colour, creativity and fun!
Tue 09
June 2015

Manchester Jewellers Network

A forum for emerging jewellers to develop and show new work, and an incentive for established contemporary jewellers to extend their ranges and take on fresh challenges.
Wed 10
June 2015

SpecFic - June 2015

A group for writers interested in science fiction, weird fiction, slipstream, horror or fantasy.

Meteor Manchester User Group

Meteor (AKA MeteorJS) is an open-source real-time Javascript web application framework built on top of node.js
Thu 11
June 2015

Eco Home Lab

We use open-source hardware and software to better understand our homes and how they work.

XP Manchester

A regional group with the goal of promoting, discussing, practising, learning and generally showing an interest in eXtreme Programming.

Manchester Space Programme - Build Meeting

The Manchester Space Programme is a community initiative for anyone interested in space and space-related activities.
Mon 15
June 2015

The Manchester Lambda Lounge

A monthly language-agnostic meetup to talk about and popularise new ways of thinking about computation.

Android Manchester

A monthly social get together for Android devotees and interestees – to learn, share knowledge & expertise, and ask questions of fellow 'droids.
Tue 16
June 2015

Short Story Writing Group - June 2015

A writing group that meets regularly to share and critique in a supportive environment.

Manchester Sci-Fi Book Club: We Who Are About To...

Manchester SciFi Book Club meet on the third Tuesday of every month to discuss a science fiction book previously chosen by the group. Discussions are informal and you don't need to have read any SciFi before to come along.

Manchester Free Software

The purpose of Manchester Free Software is to promote the Free Software philosophy.
Wed 17
June 2015

Manchester WordPress User Group

A group of people from in and around Manchester, UK, who use the open source web publishing software WordPress to blog, design and develop websites.

Lean Agile Manchester

Lean Agile Manchester is intended to be the home of Lean (Kanban), Agile community in Manchester and surrounding areas.
Thu 18
June 2015

Manchester Space Programme - Build Meeting

The Manchester Space Programme is a community initiative for anyone interested in space and space-related activities.

North West Ruby User Group

A group of people in the North West of England, with an interest in all things Ruby or Rails.

Advanced WordPress

A two-day course with WordPress co-founder Mike Little

This advanced course takes your WordPress skills to the next level.
Sat 20
June 2015

ManLUG

ManLUG is a group of GNU/Linux users from in and around Manchester who meet up regularly to discuss Linux and the GNU operating system.
Thu 25
June 2015

Manchester Space Programme - Build Meeting

The Manchester Space Programme is a community initiative for anyone interested in space and space-related activities.

Intermediate WordPress

A two-day course with WordPress co-founder Mike Little

Take your WordPress site to the next level!
Mon 29
June 2015

Ember Manchester

Ember Manchester is a community for anyone interested in ambitious building web applications with Ember.js.

Scala Manchester

Scala is an "object-functional" programming language for general software applications. All skill-levels of Scala developer welcome!
Tue 30
June 2015

Arduino

A meetup for all those interested in the Arduino platform: creatives, designers, programmers, engineers, artists, makers, hackers and inventors!

July

Wed 08
July 2015

Java in 2014, 2015 & 2016 - Ben Evans

The Manchester Java Community is a group for Java professionals interested in gathering and sharing knowledge in the industry.
Sat 04
July 2015

Anthropomorphic Mouse Taxidermy: Morning Session

with Margot Magpie

Learn the basics of preservation including how to skin and stuff a mouse, and wire up its limbs.

Antropomorphic Mouse Taxidermy: Afternoon Session

with Margot Magpie

Learn the basics of preservation including how to skin and stuff a mouse, and wire up its limbs.
Sun 05
July 2015

Anthropomorphic Rat Taxidermy

with Margot Magpie

Learn the basics of preservation including how to skin and stuff a rat, and wire up its limbs.

Anthropomorphic Mouse Taxidermy: Evening Session

with Margot Magpie

Learn the basics of preservation including how to skin and stuff a mouse, and wire up its limbs.