Autumn Shindig

On Saturday 23rd October we held a fantastic Autumn Shindig at Queensway Park in Wellingborough – a day consisting of an eye-catching array of arts, crafts, dance, music and lots of family fun during half-term! The Craft Tent was busy with people making carnival headdresses and more with Corby Community Arts and enjoying messy play … Continue reading Autumn Shindig

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Diwali lantern making

8th October 2021 Diwali lantern making As part of celebrating Diwali in 2021, we want to encourage everyone to participate in making homemade lanterns, from recyclable materials (no glass) – please find some suggestions for materials below. This is a great opportunity for parents, elders and families to come together and work with children in … Continue reading Diwali lantern making

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#SpeakYourTruth

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 lauren@wartsandalltheatre.co.uk Over the last 8 months, Warts and All have been … Continue reading #SpeakYourTruth

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Black History Month 2021

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

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Cultural Wellbeing Days in Wellingborough

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

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Youth Music Project

Youth Music Project Updated 6th December 2021 Updated – Radio Interviews Hear from our music leaders in Corby and Wellingborough about their practice and what young people can get out of the projects by catching up on these enlightening BBC Radio Northampton interviews on BBC Sounds. Corby music leader Mr Shay from the Underground Creatives … Continue reading Youth Music Project

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Summer Shindig

7th October 2021 VIDEO UPDATE The Dance WE Made in Corby at our Summer Shindig is now available from Casson & Friends, who collected stories and moves from Corby people and made them into a dance! Summer Shindig On Saturday 28th August 2021 we held a relaxed outdoor family fun day in Coronation Park . Families … Continue reading Summer Shindig

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Wellbeing Mela

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

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