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Spirit of Manchester 2017 – The Roadshow

3 Jul 2017 - 10:07 by michelle.foster

Come and join us at our FREE events celebrating Manchester’s community spirit with FUN, FILMS & FOOD!

7 July Moston Miners Arts 5pm - 8pm
14 July Activity and Lifestyle Centre Wythenshawe 1pm - 4pm
21 July Community on Solid Ground, Whalley Range 6pm - 8.30pm
26 July Northmoor Community Centre Longsight 12pm - 3pm
4 Aug Klondyke Social Club Levenshulme 5pm - 8pm

We are limited to how many we can cater for so please book by calling Michelle on 0161 834 9823 and tell her which event(s) you'll be attending.

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Manchester City Council Cultural Grants Consultation

27 Jun 2017 - 14:52 by michelle.foster

Manchester City Council are organising consultation events which are an opportunity for you to find out more about the grants programme, and to have your say on the changes that they are proposing for the next round of funding. The proposal has been developed by a co-design group including Manchester City Council and cultural organisations. Manchester City Council

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Free Singing Workshops

30 May 2017 - 10:03 by michelle.foster

Thanks to Forever Manchester funding, African arts organisation, Amani Creatives are offering local residents the opportunity to join a new, international community choir celebrating friendship and connection between local people.

Weekly singing workshops will lead towards a performance at the Amani Festival, accompanied by a professional African band.

All welcome. No previous experience needed.

To find out more, join Amani Creatives on Monday 5 June at 6pm at Simson memorial Hall, 361 Moston Lane, M40 9NB.

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Our Shared Future Artist Residency - Refugee Week 2017 - Deadline: 21 May 2017

17 May 2017 - 12:32 by michelle.foster

Refugee Week takes place every year across the world in the week around World Refugee Day on 20 June. In the UK, Refugee Week is a nationwide programme of arts, cultural and educational events that celebrate the contribution of refugees to the UK, and encourage a better understanding between communities. Refugee Week

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Arts Council business support programme – Prosper

24 Apr 2017 - 15:17 by michelle.foster

Prosper offers the opportunity for arts and cultural organisations, companies or individual entrepreneurs in England to participate in nine months of free, dynamic and impactful business support activities to improve resilience, commercial capacity and investment readiness. Prosper

The programme will deliver 1-to-1 business advice, masterclasses, workshops, webinars and meetups.

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Holocaust Memorial exhibition comes to Manchester

24 Apr 2017 - 15:15 by michelle.foster

Manchester people are urged to give their thoughts on the design of striking new National Memorial and Education Centre. Holocaust Memorial

The memorial and accompanying education centre will stand in the shadow of Parliament, in Westminster's Victoria Tower Gardens, honouring victims and survivors of Nazi persecution and acting as a national voice against hatred in our modern world for individuals and communities across the UK.

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Volunteer Board Members required - Help shape the future of Manchester Craft and Design Centre

20 Apr 2017 - 11:52 by michelle.foster

Manchester Craft and Design (MCAD) is a not for profit Social Enterprise with a voluntary Board of Directors, who meet four times per year. Their mission is to be an unforgettable place to make, see and buy contemporary craft and design. MCAD also offers a rich portfolio of services including educational projects, exhibitions and the incubation of new talent and creative businesses. Manchester Craft and Design Centre

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Future Fires

24 Mar 2017 - 10:22 by michelle.foster

Contact has a long-standing commitment to diversity in its programming, producing, staffing and community engagement. Contact actively seeks applications from the widest range of applicants. Contcat

Future Fires supports the development of future arts leaders. The programme is for young artists who want to develop their own community arts project, and in return you will receive funding, mentoring, training and support from Contact to make it happen.

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