What’s on in Colchester as recommended by Keep Colchester Cool 
Thursday 26th July

15 Queen Street – Creative in Colchester [Meetup] 7.30pm
Colchester Arts Centre – (((No Beer 4: The Wilderness Of Manitoba + Mother Sky + Secret Jane + Natahaniel Robin Mann [Music] 8pm
Colchester Castle Museum – Treasures of China [Exhibition] 10am
Colchester Castle Museum – Descend into The Past: A guided tour into the foundations of the Roman Temple of Claudius [Tour] 10.30am + 11.30am
Colchester Library – Scribbles Writing Group [Meetup] 5pm
Curve Bar – Keep Calm Rap More: 2V2 Rap Battles [Music] 7.30pm
firstsite – News from Nowhere [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite – Summer Holidays: Summer Space (for children up to 11 years) [Activities] 11am + 2pm
firstsite (University Space) – ESCALA: Siron Franco Suspicious Story [Exhibition] 10am
Hollytrees Museum – Coming to Colchester: 2000 years of immigration [Exhibition] 10am
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 10am
Natural History Museum – Animal Games Trail [Trail] 10am
Slack Space – Olympic Values [Exhibition] 11am
The Bull – Next Of Kin [Music] 9.30pm
The Lion (Ardleigh) – Stoney Road presents Metal: Disillusion + Silent Divide + Black Mesa [Music] 8pm
The Peldon Rose – Jazz at The Rose: The Simon Hurley Trio [Music] 7pm
Twisters – Toss The Boss with DJ Sean Rigby [Music] 8pm
University of Essex (Art Exchange) – Olympics by Design [Exhibition] 11am
V Bar – The Thursday Thirst: Dead Cannons + Lemon Party + Jorneta Stream [Music] 8pm