What’s on

Scarth Hall hosts a wide range of events, open to everyone. Just add your name to our mailing list (via contact us) to keep up-to-date with all upcoming events.

See the Scarth Hall Film Shows web page for upcoming film and family events, and Scarth Hall Live for a list of our Open Mic Nights and other live music events. Our facebook page Staindrop Scarth Hall Live has reviews and photos!

See Regular events for weekly and monthly classes and activities.

Thursday 7 December:  iTeaTime Internet Café,  10.00 am – 11.00 am. Volunteers Wendi and Emma offer free, friendly help with:

  • Social media –ideal for community organisations and small businesses who want to raise their profile via Facebook, website, Twitter etc
  • Any aspect of your mobile ‘phone, laptop, digital camera, email, internet, online shopping, wordprocessing, printing etc – complete beginners welcome! You don’t need to own a laptop or tablet – we provide them in the Scarth Hall IT suite.
  • Email scarthhallmedia@gmail.com to enquire, or just drop in.

Saturday 9 December: iTeaTime Internet Café,  10.00 am – 12.00 noon (new, longer session!)

Saturday 16 December: Carols by Candlelight, 7.30 pm – 10.00 pm. An evening of festive music with concordia, carillon and no added sugar community choirs. Wine, soft drinks and mince pies available! Tickets £8 from 01833 650034 or from Staindrop Post Office.

Thursday 28 December: Family Ceilidh,  7.30 pm – 11.00 pm. Fabulous music from The Durham Rangers. Bring your own food and drink. Tickets £10 adults, £5 under 12s. From Judith Stirk (01833 660313) or Heather Stewart (heatherstewart.uk@googlemail.com).


Sunday 28 January: Charles Dickens’ Oliver Twist presented by The Castle Players. This will be a matinée performance starting at 3.00 pm – ideal for families. Tickets are £8 for adults, £5 for 16 and under, available from 5 December 2017 from Staindrop Post Office and online from TicketSource.

Starts Wednesday 31 January: Fun with Flowers course. 10 x fortnightly sessions with Forget-me-not Flower Design,  5.45 pm – 7.45 pm. Learn something new each week with expert support and tuition from Kathryn Hume – call 07817 192827. The 10 week course costs £85 and includes use of tools, week 1 flowers, all oasis

Sunday 11 March: Comedy night – Alun CochranePresented by Funny Way To Be. Doors & bar 7.00 pm, show starts 8.00 pm.  Tickets from Staindrop Post Office or 01833 650930 or online from Ticketsource.

Saturday 24 March: Rob Heron & the Tea pad Orchestra. Doors & bar 7.00 pm, show starts 8.00 pm. Ticket details to follow.