Alt-Sheff Events http://alt-sheff.org/rss.php The guide to Sheffield's radical, alternative, ethical business and groups Diversity Fest 2019: planning meeting http://alt-sheff.org/events/5416/ http://alt-sheff.org/events/5416/ Sun 16 Dec 2018, 3pm-4pm, Hagglers Kaffihaus, Hagglers Corner, 586 Queens Rd. S2 4DU *** All welcome to this, the third planning meeting for Diversity Fest 2019. There is lots to do over the next 6 months including fundraising, developing the organisation, publicity, recruiting volunteers etc. Then in April 2019, start booking performers for the festival. If you want to get involved with this fabulous festival, come along to one of these planning meetings monthly (previous one was 22nd November). Diversity Fest Repair Cafe http://alt-sheff.org/events/5450/ http://alt-sheff.org/events/5450/ Sun 16 Dec 2018, 10-4pm, Strip the Willow, 226b South View Rd. (Abbeydale Rd) S7 1DF *** The volunteer fixers at Repair Cafe fix broken items for free. Anyone can take broken things for repair, maybe along with a cup of coffee and a slice of cake. And they’re always looking for more help, volunteers skills welcome.Repair Cafe Public meeting: Casualisation in Education http://alt-sheff.org/events/5452/ http://alt-sheff.org/events/5452/ Tue 18 Dec 2018, 7-8.30pm, Sheffield University Arts Tower, Western Bank S10 2TN *** A meeting about Casualisation in Education, with special guest Louise Haigh MP. Higher education casual contracts and zero hours contracts have become the norm in UK Universities. This meeting is to publicise what is happening, and campaigning work to fight against this.Organised by UCU and Save Staff Pensions.Facebook event page BikeHall http://alt-sheff.org/events/5457/ http://alt-sheff.org/events/5457/ Wed 19 Dec 2018, 6-8pm, Foodhall, 121 Eyre St. S1 4QW *** The third of three bike maintenance classes over November and December at Foodhall community-managed open public dining room and kitchen. Learn to fix bicycles, and help others fix theirs. This session on gears is already booked up but you can put your name on the waiting list. Full details at the link below.Foodhall Cube of Truth http://alt-sheff.org/events/5453/ http://alt-sheff.org/events/5453/ Sat 22 Dec 2018, 12-3pm, The Moor, city centre *** Anonymous for the Voiceless is an activist animal rights organisation. Their display Cube of Truth is aimed at raising public curiosity and discussion.Anonymous for the Voiceless on Facebook