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 also available via our Facebook page here.

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African Drumming Evening Classes

The walls of Union St will resound with the beautiful rhythms of the West African djembe drum. It is one of the most versatile percussion instruments on the planet due to its wide range of pitches. Every Thursday from 8th February, 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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Give it a Crack February

We host workshops in screen printing, craft +self defence, Saturday 17th Feb with more info here.

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Self Care Sunday

Self care crafting for those of secondary school age, Sunday 18th Feb with more info 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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Common Thread Clothing Exchange

Bring a bag of clothes in good condition and take a “nearly new” bag of clothes home, Saturday 24th February with more info here.

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Common Thread Craft Club

An afternoon of crafty upcycling, chit chat + snacks, £3, Sunday 25th February, 1-5:00pm

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SOLD OUT: Girl Gang Speed Mate-ing #2

Ever wished there was a tinder for friends? Take part in a speed friending session that’s silly, creative and inclusive, Friday 2nd March with more info here.

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Drawing, Tunes and Wine

Life Drawing hosted by Endless Love Creative, Monday 5th March with more info here.

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SheFest 2018: Introduction to Squarespace

Learn how you can create your own modern and mobile friendly website using Squarespace. This introductory session will take you through the features that Squarespace offers and how it’s different to other tools like WordPress. The workshop is suitable for beginners and there will be plenty of time for questions, Wednesday 7th March with more info here.

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Applying the Law of Attraction for Positive Transformation

This workshop will offer insight, the opportunity to awaken to new possibilities and help you learn how to use the power of thought to make positive transformations, Saturday 10th March with more info here.

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Give it a Crack March

For our third instalment of Give it a Crack we have three new exciting things to try; comedy improv, photography and botanical illustration. All sessions are aimed at beginners and encourage the accruement of new skills and new friends. Join us at 11.15am grab a coffee in our cafe and tell us what you’d like to see at the next Give it a Crack. Saturday 17th March, with more info here.

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Insightly – Build lifelong customer relationships

Spending time and money constantly acquiring new customers can be an expensive waste of resources when we have potential follow up sales and referrals right in front of us. Insightly will help you think about the way you process your work, from lead chasing to project management. Tuesday 10th April 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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