Events in July

We can’t believe it’s July already?! With lots going on from wellbeing workshops to tech meetups and a brand new visual arts festival, we’re ready to get outside this summer.

4 Day Business Start-up Workshop at Elland Road

Monday 8th July to Thursday 11th July
If you’re thinking of taking the leap to go freelance or to even set up your own business this is the event for you! This free 4 day workshop will cover everything from grants and loans, writing your business plans through to setting up. There will also be loads to learn about social media and how much that can help your business grow and succeed.

Build your own wellbeing strategy at Duke Studios

Tuesday 9th July
Brought to you by Leeds Wellbeing Week, this workshop is designed to help us all learn how to deal with the stresses we find in our day to day jobs. With exercises focussing on how we react to stress, this will be a great session for anyone looking for help finding the right work life balance for them. 

Mobile Innovation by LightStart at Sky Betting and Gaming

Thursday 11th July
This monthly meetup is a fantastic opportunity to join a community of developers, who get together to discuss new trends, technologies and tools all while feasting on great pizza and craft beer!

Harrogate Coder Dojo at Harrogate Library

Wednesday 17th July
This free monthly meetup is the perfect opportunity to learn something new and to also show exciting coding projects you’re currently working on. If there is something particular you’d love some help with, let the guys know and they can prepare in advance to help you out at the meet up. All you have to do is bring your laptop along!

Tech for Good Leeds #2 at Co Space North

Thursday 25th July
Back for its second installment, Tech for Good Leeds. Celebrating tech projects that aim for positive social, health and environmental impact. A great opportunity to network and be inspired by the projects and people that will be discussed.

Buttercrumble Round Table at 1.6 Morwick Hall

On Thursday 25th July
All about helping creatives achieve greatness, this sessions theme is focussing on design and branding. You’ll be able to raise any issues and receive feedback and support in order to help grow your brand. 

Index Visual Arts Festival at Various venues across Leeds and Wakefield

22nd June to 29th September
Index is a super exciting new visual arts festival for Leeds and Wakefield running alongside the Yorkshire Sculpture International. With a wide range of screenings, exhibitions and performances there’s work by over 300 local, national and international artists. One to shout out is the Nocturne Crits #1 at the Tetley on 17th July, where artists and guests can discuss both finished pieces and works in progress. Definitely check their website out for loads more info on all the events.

Photo credit: Tech For Good