7. Fringe Events

As part of the celebrations we asked businesses and organisations across Oldham to host and organise events themed around learning. There’s something for everyone to enjoy – take a look at the events below and book your tickets before they’re all gone. We’ll be adding events to this page as they’re confirmed so pop back for a visit and see what else there is.

Miraculum Children’s Choir

Wednesday 27 June, from 2pm

Listen to the sounds from the Miraculum Children’s Choir for as they visit the UK for only the 9th time.

Book your tickets here. 

The Lecture Theatre, Oldham Sixth Form, Oldham OL8 1XU

Get Oldham Working Aging Well Hub

Thursday 28 June, from 9:30am

Looking to change your career or gain the skills you need to further your career? Drop into these free sessions and get help and support from experienced advisors.

Werneth Lifelong Learning Centre, Frederick Street, Oldham OL8 1RB

Hack Oldham Digital Drop In

Saturday 30 June, from 10am

Get help with basic IT questions and improve your tech knowledge all round. Bring your device or tablet and get tips on how to use it.

38-44 Yorkshire St, Oldham OL1 1SE

STEM Ignite Talks with Oldham Libraries

Tuesday 3 July, from 6pm

Oldham Library, Greaves Street, Oldham OL1 1AL

Oldham College Open Day

Saturday 7 July, 11am - 2pm

Enjoy fun taster sessions, meet industry specialists and find out all about Oldham Colleges courses.

Oldham College, Rochdale Rd, Oldham OL9 6AA

Healthwatch Oldham Active Health Outdoors Family Forum

Saturday 30 June, from 10am

Take part in heath checks, breath sessions, canoeing activities on the lake, the climbing tower and cooking workshops – all in the picturesque Alexandra Park.

Alexandra Park, Kings Rd, Oldham OL8 2BN

Make. Play. Code

Thursday 5 July, 4pm.

Get creative with code and try new things, all while learning together. There’s something for all ages so come along.

Oldham Library, Greaves Street, Oldham OL1 1AL