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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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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African Caribbean Culture and Wellbeing event

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

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Corby Playday 2021

Corby Playday 2021 On National Playday 2021 Made With Many provided free creative play at Corby Culture and Leisure team’s B-Active, B-Positive, B-Inspired Family Fun Festival, which was part of a week-long Corby Health and Wellbeing Festival. The event was very well attended with 234 people taking part in our creative activities. Many families visited during the afternoon to … Continue reading Corby Playday 2021

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Creativity for wellbeing

Creativity for wellbeing Made With Many have been working with the Borough Council of Wellingborough on their Health and Wellbeing programme for employees. We offered six online workshops exploring different types of creativity and its role in relaxation, boosting confidence and helping people to discover their interests. Wellingborough Producer, Sarah Brown, commented: “Activities have been … Continue reading Creativity for wellbeing

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Shadow Puppetry and Marionettes

Shadow Puppetry and Marionettes Join us for a FREE weekly online course on making and using puppets available exclusively to Corby borough residents. Every week we will take you through crafting and using puppets to tell stories. The group is about to embark on two entirely new courses and you can join too: Shadow Puppetry … Continue reading Shadow Puppetry and Marionettes

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NN8 Writers Group (meets online)

updated 26th April 2021 NN8 Writers Group Get creative, have fun and connect with others Made with Many, in partnership with Nene Valley Methodist Circuit, have set up a FREE online group for budding writers in Kingsway and across Wellingborough led by writer Lucy Anderson. Have you ever wanted to have a go at writing? … Continue reading NN8 Writers Group (meets online)

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Virtual Exhibition of Corby artwork opens

Friday 6th November 2020 Virtual Exhibition of Corby artwork opens For one year from Friday 6th November you will be able to explore two virtual galleries full of extraordinary artwork created by Corby people as part of the Made With Many programme. When the COVID-19 pandemic was announced in March 2020, we made the difficult … Continue reading Virtual Exhibition of Corby artwork opens

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Homeless Choir

Homeless Choir Made With Many are working with Support Northamptonshire, who have been funded by Homeless Link to create a choir to bring people together through song! These free online sessions will be supporting the community of people experiencing and preventing homelessness in Wellingborough.  Sessions aim to be fun and enjoyable and will be led … Continue reading Homeless Choir

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#MadeAtHome online artist-led activities

#MadeAtHome – 6 weeks of online artist-led activities As part of our efforts to keep Corby and Wellingborough creative during the Spring 2020 lockdown, we commissioned 6 artists to create short, fun activities for all ages including a dance session to keep older people active, photography challenges, poetry for all ages and crafts to keep families … Continue reading #MadeAtHome online artist-led activities

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