meeting rooms | art gallery | garden cafe
THiNK in NG space for good ideas
Frequently changing exhibitions and pop-up shops with lots of opportunities to participate throughout the year. Gallery open weekends Friday - Sat 10-6pm. Sunday 11-5pm.
Dash Garden Cafe
Serving up delicious organic vegetable dishes freshly made with locally grown ingredients.
Open Wed - Sat 10-6pm
Sun 11 - 5pm.
Friday Freelancers' Workspace
Friday Social Eating
Buy your lunch from the garden cafe and join the long table for new conversations and serendipitous meetings of minds.
Summer Open Exhibition
View Fri-Sun July 25 - Sept 8
Over 90 pieces of selected wall art from local artists. All work is for sale at affordable prices.
Open Friday and Saturday 10-6pm
Sunday 11-5pm until Sunday 8th September.
A Musical Soiree with Lynz Chrichton
Friday Sept 6th
Doors open at 7pm for 7.30pm start.
Social Media for Artists & Makers
Monday Sept 23rd
6pm - 9pm
Summer School August 2019
We've got a wide range of workshops for you to choose from this summer!
Take a look here for the full schedule
Dinosaur Blood Soup
Saturday 17th August 10am - 12pm
How do we know how dinosaurs lived? A fun look at the science using food and making Dinosaur Blood Soup together. Come & learn & then eat soup!
Do you want to learn more science, but in a fun non-school like way!? This workshop is aimed at anyone who wants to learn about the world around them in a fun way and is for both Adults and Children. It is ideal for an parent & child to attend together.
Train the Trainer
Monday 19th and Tuesday 20th August 10am - 4pm
If you want to start offering workshops or to feel more confident when you do. You may know your stuff but that doesn't necessarily mean you can teach and make sure people learn and enjoy it enough to recommend you to others.
This course is taught by Jeanne Booth who has been training teachers and workshop leaders in universities and colleges for over 20 years. Places are limited to 12.
Monday 19th and Tuesday 20th August 9.30am - 5pm
This is an opportunity to learn basic pattern drafting methods. How to correctly measure the body; right through to producing your own basic block that fits. Then applying the measurements and techniques to create your basic bodice, sleeve and skirt.
Places are restricted to 6 so if you would like to go you need to book early! We will however take names for a waiting list or for our next course.
Make and Decorate Concrete Block-Men with Doctor Concrete
Saturday 24th August
You will get to make Block-Men from either concrete or plaster of paris, decorate and take them home with you. This is ideal for a parent & child wishing to do a fun activity together.
Introduction to Essential Oils and Green Cleaning
Wednesday 28th August 6pm - 8pm
Come and join us to learn how you can benefit from having essential oils in your home to use as a safe and effective way to clean.
We will be making our own plant powered recipes for green cleaning.
Time for a New Chapter
Thursday 29th August 2pm - 4pm
Feeling ready for a change in your life, work or both? Sara McNicol's workshop will help you: get clear about what you really desire; build your confidence to make it happen; take consistent baby steps towards your new chapter.
Summer Art Exhibition
Open Friday and Saturday 10-6pm and Sunday 11-5pm. Over 90 selected artworks from local artists. Come and vote for your favourites. All work is for sale at affordable prices - so treat yourself (or someone else) and support our precious independent gallery space - we're a rare and endangered species!
Meeting room hire
Each room suitable for 2-60 people, the ground floor welcomes disabled users and the upstairs is self-contained with a small kitchen area.
£35/hr or reduced rate £25/hr for small organisations. Hourly rate increases by 50% for hours before 8am and after 8pm.
Ground floor minimum hire is 3 hours plus catering costs or guests can use the cafe during opening hours.
Upstairs minimum hire is 2 hours and we can provide catering or hirers can provide their own (a returnable cleaning deposit is applied).
The gallery area is available to hire Friday - Sunday during the cafe's opening hours with set up and take down arranged outside of these hours.
We would love to help you plan your exhibition and can offer:
• Flexible hanging and take down times
• Support with promotion and social media marketing
• Disabled access and facilities
• Your own private view Friday 4-7pm for £60 and BYO
• Cost £100 - £300 (£500 for two weekends)
Call out to furniture & homeware makers and designers
The ways we live, work and socialise are changing and so are the things we care deeply about. Shouldn't we be able to choose items for our homes that help us to live the lives we want to? THiNK has been supporting innovative thinking about homes, work. living and learning with Nottingham Cohousing and Fellows of the Royal Society of Arts for over two years. Now we have got together with award-winning UK Home Interiors blogger, Jen Stanbrook of Love Chic Living, to showcase contemporary, cutting edge design in Nottingham city centre.
We are calling out to Designers and Makers of beautiful, innovative furniture and homewares, including items that:
The Good Business School
The Good Business School at THiNK will help you get started, keep on track and learn new ways to make a good living.
We work with inspiring teachers and coaches from business, education and the not-for-profit sectors to provide learning experiences that are:
Friday Freelancers' workspace
Working for yourself doesn't have to mean being by yourself!
Freelancers and freethinkers, sole traders and entrepreneurs...
Got to Friday and not managed to cross that important task off your list? You need a productive place to work with help on hand should you need it. Hosted every week by Emma Torrance, SFEDI qualified independent business adviser with one or more of our Team Friday, a bunch of people who can help out with specialist advice including social media, website content, accounts, legal, contract and employment issues, funding and administration. Just bring your laptop, phone, tasks in hand and prepare to finish the week on a high! You can check out which of the Team Friday will be around here.
9am - 12.30pm - FREE - but please support us by buying from the cafe.
Dash garden cafe
Fresh creative food produced by our cooks and local independent growers and suppliers. Eat out in our sun-trap courtyard garden, the art gallery or quirky cafe.
Wed - 10-6pm Snack menu
Thurs - 10-6pm full menu
Fri - 9 - 6pm full menu
Sat - 10-6pm full menu
Sun 11-5pm - brunch menu
Tables can be reserved on Sundays only.
Please send a text to Sam on 07958 365155
Or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Exhibitions, Pop-Ups, Events and More
This website is run by and provides information on;
THINK Hire and Events Ltd Registered in England No. 10301929
THINK Kiosk Ltd Registered in England No.10302720
THINK Good Business Ltd Registered in England 10409725
All have registered office of Cobden Place, Cobden Chambers, Off Pelham Street, Nottingham, NG1 2ED