Union St events are listed below in order of ‘new’, ‘regular’ and ‘meet-ups’, plus for room hire details click here

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NEW EVENTS

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Why Not Give It A Crack

Saturday 20th January 11am til 1pm featuring workshops with Unbeatable Energy, Brightbox Makerspace and Sturike Comedy, with the Facebook event page here and more details with booking here

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Common Thread Clothing Exchange – now monthly!

On Saturday 27th January with more info here

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Pop Pilates starts on weekly Mondays

From Monday 12th February Pop Pilates comes to Union St every Monday evening from 6:45 til 7:45 hosted by Aimee Browes of the Happiness Bootcamp, with more info here

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WAVE Your Bookkeeping Nightmares Goodbye

The second in the new series of digital coaching sessions on Tuesday 13th Feb from 10-12am, hosted by Rachel Ferla of Organise Chaos, with more details and booking here

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The Vegan Breakfast Club

The next event is Saturday 24th February, booking NOT required, with more info here

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REGULAR EVENTS

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Yoga – Tuesdays & Thursdays

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 til 6:30pm plus Thursdays from 9am til 10am, £7 or £6 for students and people over 60 (first session free for co-working members) from Leonies Yoga (booking not required)

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Neighbourhood Voices Alternative Choir – Tuesdays 

A new indie, pop & alternative choir run by professional singing tutor and band front woman GinaWalters, every Tuesday evening from 7th November with the first session free and then afterwards £5 entrance / £3, with more details here

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Chigung – Wednesdays

Experience the benefits of this ancient system of exercise and healing. Adults of all ages and levels of fitness learn to dissolve stress and feel strong and at ease in body and mind. Have fun learning in a relaxed but focussed atmosphere on Wednesday evenings from 6:30-8pm in the One Space (1st floor) with more info here

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Acorn Sheffield #Renters Rising – Wednesdays

ACORN are building a union to protect the rights of renters, having so far scored major national and local victories within the campaign’s first 12 months, with an open weekly organising meeting every Wednesday evening from 6:15pm on the ground floor at Union St. Find more details and videos at www.facebook.com/acornsheffield/

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Fruit & Veg Box Scheme – Fridays

Union St is now the city centre collection point for the Regather veg box scheme, with more details available here: https://regather.net/box

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Food Growing Workshop – first Thursday of the month from 5:30pm

By James Adams of Unity Edible Gardens on a monthly Thursday evening, follow their page at www.facebook.com/pg/unityediblegardens

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Freelance Folk – last Thursday of the month from 10am

Join us for shared co-working session where you can work in the company of others, founded by Katy Carlisle who was recently featured in the Guardian newspaper here talking about why she started the session after working from home. Plus there’s options to start early with a yoga class, and have order your lunch in advance from our favourites Pie Eyed. More info and booking is at www.freelancefolk.co.uk.

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The Common Thread Clothing Exchange – last Saturday of the month

Revamp your wardrobe the Common Thread way! It’s local, affordable, ethical and eco-friendly. Bring a bag of clean clothes in good condition, donate them to the exchange, browse the stock and take a ‘nearly new’ bag of clothes away. Find more details here

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Adult Learning Cafe – Bi-Monthly Fridays

Are you interested in returning to learning and progressing to University or College? This drop-in cafe is a relaxed and informal way to meet and speak to staff and current students from your local universities and colleges, including specialists in student finance, careers advisors and staff who support mature learners. Visit for a free drink  and a chat to find out about different routes into university and college, student finance and funding, and support for returning and / or mature students. Find more info via the Facebook event page here and the web page here: www.hepphub.org.uk/activities/hepp-adult-learning-cafe

  • Event dates: Fridays 19th Jan, 2nd March, 13th April, 25th May, 6th July, 10th August
  • Times: 10am-12pm with free entry and free drink, pop in at any point during this time
  • Location: Union St ground floor cafe

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MEET UPS

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Acorn Sheffield (“Renters Rising”) hold an open organising session every Wednesday on the ground floor at 6:15pm, with more at www.facebook.com/acornsheffield

The Womens Equality Party (Sheffield) regular meetings – for more info visit www.facebook.com/WomensEqualityPartySheffield/

Green Party regular meetings – for more info visit http://sheffieldgreenparty.org.uk/

ShRUG: Ruby User Group, every 2nd Monday of the month; http://shrug.org/

Def Shef: Functional programming every second Tuesday of the month https://twitter.com/def_shef

Python Sheffield monthly user group on the last Tuesday of the month https://twitter.com/pysheff

JavaScript developers of all levels & having a pint on the last Thursday of the month https://twitter.com/sheffield_js

If you’d like to suggest something you’d like to attend, or if you’d like to organise an event at Union St, email me via matt@union-st.org

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