Here are all the events we currently run here at ROAR…

Monday: Arty Grrrls, 5.30pm-7.00pm (6 weeks):

Arty Grrrls is a group for girls who have artistic flair and want to learn, create and have fun in a relaxed environment and is suitable for Year 9-10s (or 13-16 year olds). The art created will be exhibited at the end of the 6 weeks; the overarching theme of the project is ‘Identity’.

This project will initially run for 6 sessions as follows:

  • Feb 4th: An intro to Zine making.
  • Feb 11th: Poetry
  • Feb 18th: Playlist Collage
  • Feb 25th: Self Portraits
  • March 4th: Making a space in the VR Machine
  • March 11th: VR Machine + and Curation

The cost of each session is £3 which is paid on the evening.

The group meet in ROAR’s project room at Westgate Chambers. Address: ROAR Artspace, Westgate Chambers, Rotherham, S60 1AN.

If you are interested in coming to Arty Grrrls or want more information, please email or call 01709 835747.

Wednesday: Art Working Groups/Evening drop-in, 3.00pm-7.30pm:

Between 3-5pm a group of interested creative people will come together in ROAR’s project room to explore a different artistic medium. This is not a taught session but the group will pool their knowledge and share their skills with an emphasis on experimentation.

From 5pm onward the session is opened up so artists can use the space to work on anything they would like to.

Thursday: Art Walks, 10-12 noon

Join others for a walk in a place in or around Rotherham, to inspire creativity. Text location to 07429 645357 for location.







Thursday: Life Drawing, 7-9pm

£7 non-members £5 Members £3 unwaged/students.
For more information contact:

Friday: Digital Drop-in, 10-12 noon

We can help you with anything digital from websites, to image manipulation. There is no set agenda for the meetings you come with your digital needs and we will endeavour to help.
There is always tea and coffee (and biscuits on special occasions…)


Every month at ROAR…

2nd Wednesday of the month: ROAR Artist Talks, 4.30pm-5.30pm

We invite an artist to come and discuss or present their work. For some examples, check out our videos page. This event is also open to non-members.
If you would like to give a talk please contact

Exhibitions in Buzz Gallery:

These exhibitions alternate between ROAR member solo shows and group shows.


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