MadLab Events

Upcoming events

November

Sun 26
November 2017

Salford and Manchester Weekend Code Club

An opportunity for children to get their first taste of programming, teaching them fun and interesting projects that will develop their computing skills.
Mon 27
November 2017

Manchester Amnesty Group

Amnesty International works to protect men, women and children wherever justice, freedom, truth and dignity are denied. The Manchester Amnesty Group is a group of local volunteers who take part in Amnesty International campaigns, case work and fundraising.

Patch: Manchester

Patch Manchester: where the open source community gets together and contributes to software.

Scala Manchester

Scala is an "object-functional" programming language for general software applications. All skill-levels of Scala developer welcome!
Tue 28
November 2017

Let’s Learn Node Together

Let's Learn Node Together is a group of people interested in learning nodejs.

Manchester Speculative Fiction

A group for writers interested in science fiction, weird fiction, slipstream, horror or fantasy.
Thu 30
November 2017

NaNoWriMo Manchester

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing.

Café Scientifique

A place where anyone can come to explore the latest ideas in science and technology.

December

Fri 01
December 2017

Free Hands-on 3D Printing at Urmston Library

Intrigued by 3D printing, but don’t know where to start? Then join MadLab for this free 3-hour workshop covering all the basics you’ll need to get going.
Sat 02
December 2017

Manchester Game Jam

Are you a coder, artist or audio designer interested in making video games? If so, we’d like to invite you to come join us for the next Manchester Game Jam!
Sun 03
December 2017

Salford and Manchester Weekend Code Club

An opportunity for children to get their first taste of programming, teaching them fun and interesting projects that will develop their computing skills.
Mon 04
December 2017

North West Technical Communicators

Technical writers/communicators, information designers based in and around the North West.

NS Manchester

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

The Kernel Project

Using science, philosophy and pragmatism to build a better world for ourselves and others. 
Tue 05
December 2017

Manchester React User Group

The Manchester React User Group is an opportunity for React.js developers to get together and discuss the latest in the world of the popular JavaScript UI library, its ecosystem, along with other similar libraries.

Manchester Angular Workshop

Manchester Angular Workshop is a forum for coders keen to get to grips with a relatively new platform for web app development.
Wed 06
December 2017

North West Playtesters

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

Manc.JS

Manc.JS is Manchester's monthly JavaScript user group.
Thu 07
December 2017

Free Hands-on 3D Printing at Manchester Central Library

Intrigued by 3D printing, but don’t know where to start? Then join MadLab for this free 3-hour workshop covering all the basics you’ll need to get going.

CoinFest UK

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

Build your first website with WordPress

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

Learn the basics of WordPress and start to build your own site
Sun 10
December 2017

Salford and Manchester Weekend Code Club

An opportunity for children to get their first taste of programming, teaching them fun and interesting projects that will develop their computing skills.
Mon 11
December 2017

Manchester Traders Club

We are a group of 100+ like-minded financial market traders regularly meeting in Manchester to share strategies, trade ideas, trade setups, psychology and market experiences.

Mad Graphic Novel Group

A discussion group for those looking to talk, argue, debate about graphic novels, comics, comix and web-comics.
Tue 12
December 2017

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.

North West Drupal User Group

A monthly meetup, featuring expert help and demonstrations of the Drupal content management platform.
Wed 13
December 2017

Rethink Mental Illness Manchester Group

A volunteer run support group for anyone in Manchester who is affected by severe mental illness, whether as a carer or service user.

Manchester Go

A friendly meetup for people of all abilities, from Go newbies to advanced users.

Manchester Speculative Fiction

A group for writers interested in science fiction, weird fiction, slipstream, horror or fantasy.
Thu 14
December 2017

Eco Home Lab

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

XP Manchester

XP Manchester is a language agnostic software development user group with the prime directive of making software developers work smarter.

January

Wed 17
January 2018

CiviCRM meetup

CiviCRM is a web-based contact relationship management (CRM) system. It allows an organisation to record and manage information about the various people and organisations it interacts with.
Thu 25
January 2018

Intermediate WordPress

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

Take your WordPress site to the next level

February

Mon 12
February 2018

Bid Writing

Led by Laura H. Drane

Aiming to raise funds for projects or operations? Whether you’re new to the bid writing process or want to scale up your applications, this course will equip you to win
Thu 15
February 2018

Build your first website with WordPress

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

Learn the basics of WordPress and start to build your own site

March

Thu 15
March 2018

Intermediate WordPress

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

Take your WordPress site to the next level

April

Thu 19
April 2018

Advanced WordPress

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

If WordPress is your business – as a developer, power-user, or marketing pro – this is the course for you