Upcoming events


Mon 18
June 2018

Short Story Writing Group

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

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 19
June 2018

Effective Altruism

Whether you've only just heard of Effective Altruism, or a die-hard Effective Altruist, this group is a friendly meetup always welcoming new members.

Manchester Free Software

The purpose of Manchester Free Software is to promote the Free Software philosophy.
Wed 20
June 2018

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.
Thu 21
June 2018

North West Ruby User Group

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

Python North West

Python North West is a user group for the Python programming language. Welcoming Pythoneers and Pythonistas of all levels and ages!

Introduction to Vinyl Cutting: Vinyl Laptop Sticker at MadFabLab

In this three hour workshop, you'll learn the process of vinyl cutting from start to finish.
Sat 30
June 2018

Manchester Linux User Group

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 28
June 2018

Code-A-Drone for adults at MadFabLab

Learn how to create your own drone controller by programming commands that enable a mini drone to take off, fly, turn, do stunts, take photos and land safely.


Mon 02
July 2018

Mad Graphic Novel Group

A discussion group for those looking to talk, argue, debate about graphic novels, comics, comix and web-comics.
Sat 07
July 2018

3D Printing Workshop at MadFabLab

Intrigued by 3D printing, but don’t know where to start?
Wed 25
July 2018

Minecraft Build Challenge at MadFabLab (for ages 8+)

This two hour fun, creative and hands-on workshop challenges you to work as part of a team to imagine and build a variety of objects in the world of Minecraft.

Pin Badge Design and Make at MadFabLab (for ages 6+)

During this one hour fun, hands-on and creative workshop you can let your imagination run wild and create custom pin badges to take home with you.

Claymation: Clay Animation Workshop at MadFabLab (for ages 8+)

This two hour fun, creative and hands-on Clay stop-motion workshop is the perfect activity to get you to discover and show off your creative talents by creating a stop-motion animation movie.


Thu 13
September 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.
Fri 21
September 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 18
October 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


Thu 15
November 2018

Intermediate WordPress

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

Take your WordPress site to the next level