See photos from WACA’s day of remembering community members who died during the pandemic and were not able to have the usual send-off.
Updated 8th October 2021 On 29th October at 7pm, the Wellingborough Young Producers are hosting a watch party where they will release the full #SpeakYourTruth film with introduction from poets Yomi Sode and Gina Myrie. For more info on how to get involved, email firstname.lastname@example.org Over the last 8 months, Warts and All have been … Continue reading #SpeakYourTruth
Black History Month programme Sessions about Black history and culture led by Wellingborough African Caribbean Association and Steve Stephenson MBE. Venue: Wellingborough African Caribbean Association, Rock Street Community Complex, 27-29 Rock Street, Wellingborough, NN8 4LW [link to map] Cost: All events are FREE entry, activities and refreshments. Booking/info: No booking required for events but for … Continue reading Black History Month 2021
16th September 2021 Cultural Wellbeing Days in Wellingborough during Summer 2021 Sarah Brown, Producer at Made With Many reflects on summer Community Champions events in Wellingborough Throughout the summer, Made With Many teamed up with Support Northamptonshire’s Community Champions project, along with the United African Association, Teamwork Trust and the Asha Deep project to deliver … Continue reading Cultural Wellbeing Days in Wellingborough
18th August 2021 Wellbeing Mela On Sunday 15th August we held a Wellbeing Mela event at the Hindu Community Centre in Wellingborough with the local Asian community, including arts & crafts, henna art, singing, dancing, yoga demonstrations, complimentatary therapies as well as tasters of Asian food. People shared their future hopes and aspirations for their … Continue reading Wellbeing Mela
11th August 2021 African Caribbean Culture and Wellbeing event In the afternoon of Friday 6th August we hosted an event at WACA in Wellingborough for the African and Caribbean community, including storytelling, African drumming and music with taster samples of healthy African and Caribbean food. There was also an opportunity to find out more about … Continue reading African Caribbean Culture and Wellbeing event
Join Wellingborough African Caribbean Association & Made With Many as we celebrate National Windrush Day Join us online as we celebrate National Windrush Day on Friday 25th June starting at 7:30 pm via Zoom The event features ‘Arrival to Deportation’ by Guest Speaker Nairobi Thompson, who is the Poet in Residence for the Windrush Foundation & The … Continue reading Taste of The Windrush Era