Special events

The Hive†offers a varied events programme for everyone to enjoy, from music, drama and art to learning opportunities, workshops, book clubs and lectures.

If you would like to be added to our mailing list to get monthly updates on the forthcoming events at The Hive please email†hiveadminteam@worcestershire.gov.uk

Please note that we do not give refunds on tickets booked in advance.

  • Journey of Discovery Trail - Fri, 02 February Sun, 18 March 2018

    Take the Journey of Discovery Trail with BBC Focus Magazine. From the dark heart of the black hole to the inner workings of toothpaste, science is everywhere if you know where to look. Pick up a quiz sheet in The Hive, find the boards and start exploring.

    Part of the Micro Science Festival and British Science Week.

    Taking place within The Hive and the University of Worcester City Campus grounds.

    For full details: www.worcester.ac.uk/discover/arts-and-culture

  • Saving the Earth Workshop - Thu, 15 March

    Go green this Science Week and find out how people affect our Fragile Earth. Experience live testing of the rubbish you throw away to find out whatís really left behind. Learn about the disposable packaging you can eat and find out how oceans turn to acid. This is a hands-on workshop and is sure to leave you excited and enthused about how you can make a difference and maybe even save the Earth! Suitable for children aged 6 to 12. Children under 8 should be accompanied by an adult.

    Thursday 15 March, 4.30 - 5pm or 5.15 to 5.45pm

    £3.95 per person

    Book tickets

  • Online Skills Mini Course - Mon, 26 February Sun, 18 March 2018

    Find out how to use the internet for online services such as banking, shopping, Facebook and emailing with the FREE online mini skills course. Basic keyboard and†mouse skills needed.

    Monday 26 February, 10 to 11.30am

    Sunday 18 March, 12 to 1.30pm

    Book tickets

  • The Road to Seven Years - Wildlife photography - Wed, 18 April

    Wednesday 18th April
    The Studio, The Hive, 7.00-8.30pm

    Wildlife photographer David Plummer is speaking in Worcester. His free†talk combines reflections on wildlife photography and photographic practice in the context of fighting Parkinsonís Disease. David Plummerís book 7 Years of Camera Shake has received extensive national press coverage including BBC Breakfast and the i newspaper. David also runs wildlife courses and international photography trips abroad while campaigning to support awareness of both Parkinsonís Disease and conservation. The talk will include the opportunity to ask questions. For further details and enquiries, contact the Green Voices Research Group Leader, Dr John Parham j.parham@worc.ac.uk.

    Book tickets

  • World Fish Migration Day - Sat, 21 April

    Throughout March Severn Rivers Trust will be getting ready to celebrate World Fish Migration Day on Saturday 21 April.

    Workshops and art sessions are being held at The Hive with school children as well as a number of workshops in the Easter Holidays. In Saturday 21 April there will be an event at Cathedral Square and a procession through Worcester City Centre, with the celebration ending in The Hive.

    Severn Rivers Trust will be working with local artists and schools and invite anyone interested to come and join in the celebration.

  • Author Spotlight - Alex Christofi - Thu, 26 April

    Join us for an evening talk with Betty Trask Prize-winning author Alex Christofi. Alex will be talking about his latest novel Let Us Be True. Let Us Be True charts the lives of two extraordinary characters through an era of great uncertainty, from the war and its aftermath to the deadly unrest of 1960s Paris.

    Thursday 26 April, 7.30pm to 9pm

    £5 per person

    Book tickets