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June 2018
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Journey to the Centre of Malton

June 29 | 8:00 am - June 30 | 5:00 pm

Search for items that would be useful for an adventurer to take on a journey displayed in the windows of some of our favourite independent shops.
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Malton Town Centre

Malton, YO17 7LX United Kingdom
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£

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Toni Mackenzie

June 29 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Meet Toni Mackenzie and hear about the seven lessons that she learnt on her journey to happiness.
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Friends Meeting House

Greengate
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7EN United Kingdom
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£

From £8

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Lu Mason

June 29 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

A craft workshop making fantastical paper cutouts.
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Friends Meeting House

Greengate
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7EN United Kingdom
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From £18

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Journey for Freedom

June 29 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Enjoy a two-course dinner with special guests Christina Lamb and Emma Jane Kirby, authors of ‘The Girl from Aleppo’ and ‘The Optician of Lampedusa’, and hear about some of the inspirational journeys of the people they have met.
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The Old Lodge

Old Maltongate
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7EG United Kingdom
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From £35 - £245

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Storytime and Fun at Malton Library

June 30 | 10:30 am - 11:30 pm

Storytime and craft activity for young children.
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Malton Library

St Michael Street
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7LJ United Kingdom
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£

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Rooms with a View with Adrian Mourby

June 30 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Hear some fascinating stories about the finest hotels in the world.
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Friends Meeting House

Greengate
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7EN United Kingdom
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From £4 - £6

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Viking Adventures with Max Adams

June 30 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Gain an insight into our early medieval past and the lives of the peoples who inhabited our isle.
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Friends Meeting House

Greengate
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7EN United Kingdom
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From £4 - £6

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Incredible Animal Journeys with Mike Unwin

June 30 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join award winning travel writer Mick Unwin as he describes some of the most amazing journeys made by fish, birds, mammals and insects year after year.
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Friends Meeting House

Greengate
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7EN United Kingdom
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From £3 - £10

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Armchair Escapism with Rachel Hore

June 30 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Join bestselling author of Last Letter Home, a gripping and moving story that will have us dreaming of romantic Italian retreats.
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Friends Meeting House

Greengate
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7EN United Kingdom
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From £4 - £6

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Outdoor Adventures with Sian Lewis

June 30 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Find out about Sian Anna Lewis’ new book, The Girl Outdoors, a beginner-friendly bible for all adventurous women looking for information and inspiration to have fun in the great outdoors.
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Friends Meeting House

Greengate
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7EN United Kingdom

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From £4 - £6

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Taking The Salt Path with Raynor Winn

June 30 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

A deeply moving memoir giving insight into one woman’s remarkable journey along the 630-mile South West Coast Path.
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Friends Meeting House

Greengate
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7EN United Kingdom
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From £4 - £6

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Travelling Tales with Ian Douglas

June 30 | 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Storytelling to stir up your inner wanderlust and send your imagination on walkabout
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Friends Meeting House

Greengate
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7EN United Kingdom
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From £4 - £6

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July 2018
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A Ryedale Walk with Andrew White

July 1 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

A six mile walk along a section of the Wolds Way from East Heslerton to Scampston Park.
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From Free - £15

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September 2018
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Fairy tales for Grown-ups with Jen Campbell

September 8 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Hear about the fairy tales that inspired Jen Campbell’s collection of short stories “The Beginning of the World in the Middle of the Night”.
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Pickering Library

The Ropery
Pickering, YO18 8DY United Kingdom
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From £10

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The Story Orchestra: Four Seasons in One Day

September 21 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The musicians of Eboracum Baroque will be joined by the author and illustrator, Jess Courtney Tickle for a performance and two in interactive workshops including live music and art and craft activities
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The Milton Rooms

Market Place
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7LX United Kingdom
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£

From £10 - £300

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Schools event – Cressida Cowell

September 21 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Meet renowned, award-winning author and the illustrator of the best-selling How to Train Your Dragon book series and find out about her latest high-adventure series The Wizard of Once.
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The Milton Rooms

Market Place
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7LX United Kingdom
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From £10

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October 2018
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An Evening with Alexander McCall Smith

October 5 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A special 20th Anniversary evening with this extraordinarily accomplished writer, who will be talking about the latest book in his No 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series.
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Helmsley Arts Centre

The Old Meeting House
Helmsley, YO62 5DW United Kingdom
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£

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Schools Event – Poetry Day

October 19 | 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

A day celebrating the joy of performance poetry, featuring award-winning author and poet, Wes Magee.
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The Milton Rooms

Market Place
Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7LX United Kingdom
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£

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Ryedale Spook Fest

October 27

Celebrating the eerie and the macabre, the depraved and the blood thirsty. A festival of the regions’ best horror writers and publishers.
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Malton Town Centre

Malton, YO17 7LX United Kingdom
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