Events and Festivals at The Lightbox this summer Lightbox Lates 26 MayThurs 26 May 2022, 5.00pm – 8.30pmFree entry ● Suggested Donation £3 Can’t make it to The Lightbox during the day? Enjoy FREE entry to A Window into Scottish Art: The Ingram & Fleming Collection and William Crozier: Nature into Abstraction every last Thursday of the month or attend one of the special events featured below: The Lightbox Book Group: 2.30pm - 4.00pm and 6.00pm - 7.30pmJoin us for a friendly and lively literary conversation in our Book Group. Write Out Loud Woking: 8.00pm - 9.30pmWrite Out Loud Woking meet in our Café for a fun and social evening of poetry reading. The Paint Club: 7.00pm - 9.00pmAll classes are taught by a professional artist who takes you step by step from blank canvas to work of art. By the end of the class, you will have your very own painting masterpiece! The Paint Club is best enjoyed with a drink in hand, so choose your favourite beverage and get creative. Just don’t sip the paint water! To book please visit thepaintclub.co.uk/book Summer Boat Trips on the Basingstoke Canal Enjoy a relaxing canal boat trip on Kitty along the Basingstoke Canal on a summer’s evening, starting from The Lightbox at 6.00pm. The Basingstoke Canal was voted the 13th most beautiful of 100 UK canals and this excursion with the Basingstoke Canal Society will stop off at the Muslim Burial Ground’s memorial Peace Garden before returning to The Lightbox. Thurs 26 May, 6.00pm – 8.00pm £15 Adults ● £12 Lightbox Members Gin Tasting with Distillers of Surrey The perfect evening for gin lovers as the award-winning Distillers of Surrey present their classic Gin Tasting Night. Join us for an exclusive evening with Distillers of Surrey as their team give a brief history of their award-winning company, followed by a tutored tasting of the Solstice, Aromatic, and Nautical edition gins and finishing with a G&T of your choosing. Thurs 26 May, 8.00pm – 9.00pm £30 Adults ● £25 Lightbox Members Summer Family Fun Festival For the first week of the summer holidays, The Lightbox will host a bumper Family Fun Festival with creative activities running every morning and afternoon. With a combination of drop-in and bookable workshops, there will be something to keep all the family entertained. More details to be announced soon! Free entry • Suggested Donation £3 Pasta Making Masterclass To mark the opening of our summer exhibition by the world-renowned Italian artist Canaletto, join us and Rosie from Towpath Kitchen for this exclusive masterclass in pasta making. You will have the option to make spaghetti, tagliatelle, or farfalle (gluten-free/vegan options are available – please advise at time off booking) and will receive a complimentary glass of Prosecco. Whilst the dough rests enjoy a stroll in the main gallery to soak up the beautiful Venetian scenes depicted by Canaletto before heading back to finish making your pasta and enjoying the delicious end result! All ingredients and the glass of Prosecco are included in the price. Thurs 28 July, 7.30pm – 9.30pm £50 Adults ● £45 Lightbox Members To find out more about The Lightbox, click here.