Opportunities for Wellingborough Community Groups & Organisations

Opportunities for Community Groups and Organisations in the Wellingborough Creative People & Places programme In preparation for the launch of our new programme of cultural activities in Wellingborough, and to make sure that we engage with as many local people as possible, we need local groups and organisations to get involved. There’s lots of ways … Continue reading Opportunities for Wellingborough Community Groups & Organisations

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Get Involved in a new programme of cultural activities for Wellingborough

7th November 2019 Get Involved in a new programme of cultural activities for Wellingborough Earlier this year, Groundwork Northamptonshire worked with a number of local organisations to successfully gain investment of just under £900k for a 4-year programme of new cultural activities for residents of the Borough of Wellingborough. As part of Arts Council England’s … Continue reading Get Involved in a new programme of cultural activities for Wellingborough

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Get connected with your community – share, learn & create!

Get connected at FREE weekly creative sessions Connecting Corby aims to bring people together, creating new friendships across the generations and empowering local residents to plan activities for their community. In March 2019 over 600 people attended the Connecting Corby launch events and since then 200 people were involved in developing community gardens culminating in … Continue reading Get connected with your community – share, learn & create!

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Free creative media & digital art residency (closed)

Free creative media and digital art residency Award-winning creative media organisation Metro Boulot Dodo are planning a spectacular large scale projection in Corby as part of Grow Festival in February 2020. The MBD team is looking to work with a group of talented young people in the area to create a unique animation and projection … Continue reading Free creative media & digital art residency (closed)

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Tickets for Grow Festival’s appetising community feast are now on sale

Tickets are now on sale for the highlight of Grow Festival 2019, an enormous Community Feast in Coronation Park that shares and celebrates the food and cultures of Corby on Sunday 28 July. The feast is the culmination of months of community growing projects and three local chefs will cook up a delicious menu reflecting … Continue reading Tickets for Grow Festival’s appetising community feast are now on sale

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Connecting and creating at Corby Library

A new group for over-65s is half-way through 12 weeks of sessions exploring visual arts and crafts, supported by the ScottishPower Foundation. In a relatively short space of time, the group have produced some brilliant and experimental artworks with help and guidance from artist Linzi Bright. During the hour-long sessions, group members have been busy … Continue reading Connecting and creating at Corby Library

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Donate food to The Big Harvest for Grow Festival

Donate food to The Big Harvest for Grow Festival Corby’s Grow Festival is looking for anyone from newbie gardeners to experienced veg growers to donate home-grown produce for a community feast which will feed hundreds of people, including those living in food poverty. Commissioned by Made in Corby and co-produced by The Core at Corby Cube, Grow Festival 2019 takes … Continue reading Donate food to The Big Harvest for Grow Festival

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Local bands and performance groups wanted for Grow Festival 2019

Local bands and performance groups wanted for Grow Festival 2019 Grow Festival is set to bring more spectacular outdoor arts to Corby this Summer and talented local artists are being sought to be a part of The People’s Stage. Commissioned by Made in Corby and co-produced by The Core at Corby Cube, Grow 2019 takes … Continue reading Local bands and performance groups wanted for Grow Festival 2019

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Join in with The Big Plant Out for Grow Festival 2019

Volunteers needed to grow food for community feast Volunteers are being sought to join in with a new community growing scheme that will initially produce food for a community feast at this summer’s Grow Festival in Corby, launching with a Big Plant Out during National Gardening Week on Tuesday 30th April and Thursday 2nd May. … Continue reading Join in with The Big Plant Out for Grow Festival 2019

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New Season Of Events Launched

Made In Corby brochure launch Tonight we launch our new brochure for February to July 2019 and with help from our dedicated Arts Ambassadors, we’ll be distributing them throughout the town over the next couple of weeks. You can flick through the brochure online below (click the square to view fullscreen) but if you prefer … Continue reading New Season Of Events Launched

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