THURSDAY, Jan 29
All That Jazz at the Stirrup Cup, Barton Seagrave, 9pm. Free entry.
JR & Friends, Jazz Café at Auntie Ruth’s, George Row, Npton, 8pm. £1 admission.
Open Mic at the Olde Red Lion, Kislingbury
Dreamboats & Miniskirts, Derngate Auditorium, Guildhall Rd, Npton, 7.30pm. 01604 624811
County Market in The Chantry House, Towcester, 8.30am–noon.
Quiz at Monks Park WMC, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 9pm. Free entry.
Marvellous marmalade workshop at Bay Tree Cottage, Maidford Road, Farthingstone, 9.30am–noon. £35pp. www.btcworkshops.co.uk
Funhouse Comedy at Walnut Tree Inn, Station Road, Blisworth, 8pm. Headlining is Patrick Monahan. www.funhousecomedy.co.uk
Talks for Over 60s at Northampton Museum & Art Gallery, Guildhall Rd, 10.30am, Kate Wills talks about Old Cures and Remedies.
The Art of Beekeeping, a talk by Darren Jeacock at Middleton Cheney Library, 7.30pm. Adults £6/Children £3. Tickets via firstname.lastname@example.org
Extracare Charitable Trust Open Day, Rosewood Court, Irthlingborough Road, W’boro, 11am–4pm. Lunch can be ordered on 01933 222828).
FRIDAY, Jan 30
Roy Civil, Mark Griffiths and Friends play R&B at Pomfret Arms, Far Cotton, 8pm. Free.
Auntie Ruth’s Friday Feeling from 9pm, George Row, N’pton.
PushPop 90s’ Night at Barratts Club, Barrack Rd, Npton, 8pm
Bootleg Zoo, at the Olde Red Lion, Kislingbury
Hannah Faulkner charity event at The Picturedrome, Kettering Rd, Npton. www.skiddle.com
Fizzi at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton
Dreamboats & Miniskirts, Derngate Auditorium, Npton, 7.30pm. 01604 624811
Let’s Twist Again, The Core at Corby Cube, 7.30pm. 01536 470470.
Rumpelstiltskin panto at Brixworth Village Hall, Holcot Road, 7.30pm. Tickets from Brixworth Hardware Store or call Libby 01604 880672
Quiz Night at Brafield WMC, A428.
Beginner Vintage Ballroom at St Albans Church, Broadmead Ave, N’pton, 7pm, 01604 787246.
Quiz Night, Shoulder of Mutton, Weldon, 8pm.
Craft Club, 11am–3pm, Church Hall, St Peter & St Paul’s Church, Kettering. 07733 341674. Admission £3.
Old Union Canals Society AGM & Buffet Supper, Great Bowden Village Hall, Market Harborough, 7.30pm.
New Craft Brewery official opening at The Shoulder of Mutton PH, Chapel Road, Weldon, noon.
SATURDAY, Jan 31
John Holly, Brafield Working Men’s Club, A428, 8pm.
Burn’s Night Ceilidh fund-raiser in Great Houghton Village Hall, 7.30pm. Tickets £10 to inc tuition and a full dinner of traditional haggis, neeps & tatties. email@example.com or 07827 289070.
Andy Stone at British Rail Club, St Andrews Road, Npton, 8.30pm
Mikala at Monks Park WMC, Wellingborough Road, Npton
Nolan Terry at Queens Park WMC, Npton
Saturday Sessions at Auntie Ruth’s, George Row, Npton, 9pm.
Ginger Pig Band at The Picturedrome, Ketttering Rd, Npton, 8pm, in aid of The Leon Barwell Foundation. 01604 230777.
Roulette at The Woolpack, Rothwell, 9pm
Tony Valentine at Kettering Rifle Band Club, Havelock Street, Kettering
TNT, Rock & Pop at Great Doddington WMC, Lower Street.
Function Junction at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton
Luton Leagrave Ceili Band at St James WMC, Npton, 8pm. Tickets £5, 01604 720095 in aid of Cynthia Spencer Hospice.
Dreamboats & Miniskirts, Derngate Auditorium, Npton, 2.30pm/7.30pm. 01604 624811
Fairytales For Grown-Ups, Royal Auditorium, N’pton, 7.30pm. 01604 624811
Rumpelstiltskin at Brixworth Village Hall, Holcot Road, 2pm & 7.30pm. Tickets from Brixworth Hardware Store or call Libby 01604 880672
Lucy Porter “Me Time” UK Tour 2015, Stand Up Comedy at Kettering Arts Centre. 01536 513838
Jumble Sale, Kingsthorpe Baptist Church (entrance Waitrose Car Park), 10am. Admission 20p. Proceeds to church funds.
Afternoon circular walk with Northampton Ramblers (5.4 miles). Meet 1.30pm outside Hackleton village church.
Afternoon Walk with The Ramblers Association (5 miles), 1.30pm from outside The Cock in Roade.
Wellingborough Ramblers walk (6 miles), start Delapre Abbey car park, Npton, 10am. 01604 450946
Quiz Night at Semilong WMC, St Andrews Road, Npton
Jumble Sale, St James Church Hall, Npton, 10.30am. 20p.
50/50 Auction, Yardley Hastings Memorial Hall, 2pm. Goods accepted from 8.30am, viewing from 1pm. 01604 696382
Table Top Sale at The Pemberston Centre, HE Bates Way, Rushden, 10am–noon. Entry 50p, children free. firstname.lastname@example.org
SUNDAY, Feb 1
Ray Hue, Brafield Working Mens Club, A428, 8pm.
Jugar Band at Monks Park WMC, Wellingborough Road, Npton. Bingo at 8.30pm
Dave Harmer’s New Orleans Hotshots, jazz at The Walnut Tree Inn, Ellington Suite, Station Road, Blisworth, noon. £8
Rockeoke with Ian at The Woolpack, Rothwell, 5pm.
Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 2, Derngate Auditorium, Npton, 2.30pm/7.30pm. 01604 624811
The 3rd Annual Proms Evening – The Rotary of Towcester charity event at Whittlebury Hall Hotel, 7.30pm. Musicians of Sponne School and Kiddlington Concert Brass. £17pp from www.towcester-rotary.org.uk; Coleman’s, 193 Watling Street, Towcester; or call John Sidwick 01327 352851
Marcus Bicks at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton
New Year Concert of Haydn and Mozart. Sulgrave Manor, 7.30pm featuring Fiori Musicali Chamber Orchestra. Tickets £20. www.fiori-musicali.com or 01327 360931
Morning Worship with Holy Communion at Whitefriars Junior School, Rushden, 10.15am,
Higham Ferrers Footpath Group walk from Draughton Crossing (5.5 miles), through Kelmarsh tunnel (bring torch). Meet 9.15am Saffron Road car park, Higham Ferrers or 10am Draughton Crossing car park nr Maidwell.
Sunday Walk with Waendel Walkers Club, circular route from The Brampton Halt, Chapel Brampton, 10am. www.waendel.org.uk. 50p
Canal Orientated Walk (approx 3 miles) with Old Union Canals Society. Meet 10.45am, Kilby Bridge by the pub. .
Handmade and Unplugged – Craft fair and local musicians, The Victoria Inn, Poole Street, N’pton, 1pm–5pm. Free entry.
Wellingborough Ramblers walk (6.5 miles). Start in the car park nr Irthlingborough church, 10am. 01832 273170
MONDAY, Feb 2
Karaoke at The Golden Horse, Far Cotton, 4pm to 7pm
Acoustic Open Mic Night with Jim Hale & Darryl Irons at The Woolpack, Rothwell from 9pm. Join in the jam.
Folk Jam Session at the Artichoke, Moulton, 8pm. Free.
Light, Royal Auditorium, Guildhall Rd, N’pton, 7.30pm. 01604 624811
Lunchtime Bingo at Monks Park WMC, 259 Wellingborough Road, N’pton, 2.30pm
Equalizer being screened at The Picturedromeovie night, Kettering Rd, Npton, 8pm. Free
TUESDAY, Feb 3
Roy Civil’s Swing Circus at the Wig & Pen, Npton, 9pm. Free
Floot Street at The Old White Hart, Cotton End, N’pton, 8.45pm (support act 8.15pm). Tickets £8. www.greatknightfolkclub.co.uk for info
Light, The Core at Corby Cube, 7.30pm. 01536 470470
Simon Amstell, Royal Auditorium, N’pton, 8pm. 01604 624811
Salsa Estrellas at The Picturedrome, Kettering Rd, Npton. Evening of dancing and fitness, from 7.30pm.
Free Ballroom & Latin Dance Lessons (every Tues), 1.30pm to 3.30pm at Eden Close Community Room, Lakeview, N’pton, 01604 787246
Northampton Alive with Councillor Tim Hadland, discussion groups at NASO, St Michaels Road, Npton, 10.30am. 01604 858252.
Monthly lunch at Gretton Village Hall, Kirby Road, 12.30pm. £4 per serving. Proceeds to village hall repair fund. 01536 772328
Short Morning Walk with The Ramblers Association (5 miles), 10am from Red Lion, High Street, Yardley Hastings.
Wellingborough Ramblers walk (6 miles), start Red Lion, Yardley Hastings, 10am. 01933 441270
WEDNESDAY, Feb 4
J for Jazz at The Coach & Horse, Lubenham, 8.30pm. Free. 01848 463183.
Acoustics Night, Horseshoe Inn, Sheep St, Wellingborough, 9pm. Free entry.
Jazz & Blues at Charles Bradlaugh, Earl St, Npton, 8pm.
The Freight Train Jam at Thomas A Becket, St James Road, Npton, 9pm
Legends Open Mic at Kitty O’Shea’s, St Peter’s Way, Npton, 8pm
The Greg Coulson Band Wednesday Blues Club at The Malt Shovel Tavern, Bridge Street, Npton, 8.45pm. Free.
Sing-A-Long Sound Of Music, Derngate Auditorium, Npton, 7.30pm. 01604 624811
Craft Club, Hazlewood Community Centre, Gainsborough Road, Corby, 7pm–9pm. 07910 989410
Mums, Grannies, Childminders & Toddlers meet in the Church Hall, Edinburgh Road, Kingsthorpe, 1.30pm–3pm.
Community Engagement with police representative, at NASO, St Michaels Road, Npton, 7.30pm. 01604 858252.
NAB Mobile Sight Centre visits piazza outside town hall, Brackley, 10am–12.30pm; then Waitrose car park, Water Lane, Towcester, 1.30pm–3.30pm
Morning Walk with The Ramblers Association (7 miles), 9.30am from The Old Cherry Tree, Great Houghton.
Wellingborough Ramblers walk (8 miles), start from The Swan PH, Bromham, 9.30am. 01933 355565
THURSDAY, Feb 5
Acoustic Jazz, Blues, Indie & Soul, Bootleggers, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8.30pm
The Lincoln Noel Trio at the Stirrup Cup, Barton Seagrave, 9pm. Free entry.
Open Mic hosted by Hannah Faulkner at Walnut Tree, Blisworth, 8.30pm
Bluegrass Jam Session at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton
Sara Pascoe vs History, Royal Auditorium, Guildhall Rd, Npton, 7.45pm. 01604 624811
Omid Djalili, Derngate Auditorium, 8pm. 01604 624811
NAB Mobile Sight Centre visits Co-op car park, St Osyths Lane, Oundle, 10am to 1pm
The Northamptonshire Branch of the Royal Army Service Corps and The Royal Corps of Transport meets at the Ex-Servicemans WMC, Sheep Street, N’pton 8pm. 01604 628292
Kettering Stamp & Philatelic Society meeting at St Mary’s Primary School, Fuller Street, Kettering, 7.30pm.