• Make It Sew Group

    Make It Sew Group

    Like to sew? Want to work on your sewing projects, share your skills, or have a go at something new, all in the company of other wonderful people?

    Monday 17 March 2014 to Monday 18 December 2017

  • Sunday Cinema

    Sunday Cinema

    Sunday Cinema is QUAD’s fortnightly film club for people who like movies and like talking about them even more!

    Sunday 04 January 2015 to Sunday 17 December 2017

  • BooksQUAD


    Would you like to start reading more? Are you into books, discussing your thoughts and want to broaden your literary remit?

    Sunday 11 January 2015 to Sunday 17 December 2017

  • Derby Sketching Club Portrait Group

    Derby Sketching Club Portrait Group

    Photograph of portrait drawn by Linda Love. Derby Sketching Club host this portrait model drawing session. A small donation is required for to cover the costs of the model.

    Thursday 24 September 2015 to Thursday 27 April 2017

  • QUAF at QUAD

    QUAF at QUAD

    A night of unplugged acoustic favourites in the Cafe Bar, compered by Tez Fuller Livin.Expect blues musicians, barbershop quintets, Americana...

    Wednesday 30 September 2015 to Wednesday 26 April 2017

  • QUAD Writers

    QUAD Writers

    Are you a writer? Whatever your experience, join QUAD’s monthly writers' circle: a supportive network of writers meeting in QUAD’s inspirational gallery.

    Tuesday 01 December 2015 to Tuesday 19 December 2017

  • Derby Young Writers

    Derby Young Writers

    Are you 12-18 years old with a rich imagination and a love of words?

    Tuesday 01 December 2015 to Saturday 15 April 2017

  • Telegraph TogsQUAD

    Telegraph TogsQUAD

    Join Victoria Wilcox, Derby Telegraph Picture Editor, for a relaxed photography group for budding camera enthusiasts

    Friday 01 January 2016 to Sunday 31 December 2017

  • KnitsQUAD


    Meet and knit in QUAD's Cafe bar with fellow yarn enthusiasts

    Saturday 16 January 2016 to Wednesday 31 January 2018

  • FORMAT PhotoForum

    FORMAT PhotoForum

    PHOTOFORUM: JOHN MACLEAN QUAD, Derby 30 March 2017, 18.30 - 20.30 Admission £5 / £4 for members and concessions.

    Thursday 14 April 2016 to Thursday 13 April 2017

  • Video Games Quiz

    Video Games Quiz

    Do you know your PlayStation from your Xbox? Your Grand Theft Auto from your Gran Turismo?

    Thursday 28 July 2016 to Thursday 27 April 2017

  • Meditation & Talk Sessions

    Meditation & Talk Sessions

    Meditation and talk. Every Thursday evening, 7:30-9pm during term time. Suitable for everyone. There is no need to book – just turn up.

    Thursday 12 January 2017 to Thursday 30 March 2017

  • QUAD Film Quiz

    QUAD Film Quiz

    QUAD's monthly film quiz

    Tuesday 17 January 2017 to Tuesday 16 January 2018

  • FORMAT 360 Degree Photo Walks

    FORMAT 360 Degree Photo Walks

    Get hints and tips on taking great photographs, whilst getting inspiration from the works on display at the exhibition venues

    Saturday 01 April 2017 to Wednesday 19 April 2017

  • Symposium: Under The Dark Cloth

    Symposium: Under The Dark Cloth

    Saturday 8th April 11:00am - 6:00pmTickets: £10 Under the Dark Cloth: Working with Photography Studio Archives is an International one-day...

    Saturday 08 April 2017

  • Derby Reads - Launch of Derby Book Festival 2017

    Derby Reads - Launch of Derby Book Festival 2017

    Tuesday 11 April Derby Reads – Launch of the Derby Book Festival 2017 Programme QUAD, Cathedral Quarter 6pm for 6.30pm - 8pm FREE, but ticketed.

    Tuesday 11 April 2017

  • Talk: Photographic Etching

    Talk: Photographic Etching

    An informal talk giving an insight into the Photographic Etching process. Free.

    Wednesday 12 April 2017

  • FORMAT17 Easter holiday workshops (ages 14-25)

    FORMAT17 Easter holiday workshops (ages 14-25)

    FORMAT17 Easter holiday workshops (ages 14-25) Join two professional photographers during the Easter holidays to take part in FREE workshops...

    Thursday 13 April 2017 to Friday 21 April 2017

  • Photographic Coding Workshop

    Photographic Coding Workshop

    Saturday 15th April, 11:00am – 1:30pm Suitable for age: 14 and above Explore the world of photographic code and processing with electronic artist and developer Ashley James Brown.

    Saturday 15 April 2017

  • Conference: PaintingDigitalPhotography

    Conference: PaintingDigitalPhotography

    9 May 2017, 10am – 5:30pm (9:30am Registration) QUAD, Cinema 2 COST: £10 (£8 concessions) Guest speakers include Marc Luders, John Hilliard, Duncan Wooldridge and James Faure Walker.

    Tuesday 09 May 2017

  • SHADO Con

    SHADO Con

    The first convention for fans of Gerry and Sylvia Anderson’s cult TV programme UFO for nearly 30 years

    Saturday 03 June 2017

  • DBF: Opening Event with Sebastian Faulks

    DBF: Opening Event with Sebastian Faulks

    Derby Book Festival - Opening Event with Sebastian Faulksat Derby Cathedral 7.30 - 9.00pm£15/£12 The Derby Book Festival Opening Event...

    Friday 09 June 2017

  • Whooverville 9

    Whooverville 9

    Whooverville is the East Midland's biggest annual get-together for fans of the BBC TV series Doctor Who.

    Saturday 02 September 2017