Made In Corby is one of eleven organisations in England to receive a share of the ScottishPower Foundation’s annual award fund. Over £35,000 has been allocated to Made In Corby, which will be used to make a positive difference to the lives of older people in Corby. Arts and crafts activities for over 65’s start … Continue reading £35,000 awarded by the ScottishPower Foundation
Corby’s Grow Festival 2019 is fast approaching and we need YOU to get involved. Last year’s festival saw thousands of people descend on Corby’s town centre to engage in performances, experiences and workshops all over a weekend of fun and entertainment. The GROW festival is a series of three outdoor arts festivals commissioned by Made … Continue reading Grow Festival Sponsorship Opportunities
Good news, we’ve been shortlisted for the Hoop awards in Northamptonshire! These awards recognise and celebrate the people and activity organisers that go above beyond to entertain, educate and inspire your children. We’re shortlisted in the following categories: Best for Creative Fun Best for Learning Best for Music, Dance and Drama Vote for us and … Continue reading We’re shortlisted for the Hoop awards!
Grow Festival 2019 Call-out for Community Cooks Grow Festival is a series of three outdoor arts festival commissioned by Made in Corby and co-produced with The Core at Corby Cube. Made in Corby’s aim is to inspire more local residents to take the lead in experiencing, creating and participating in high-quality arts and cultural activities. As … Continue reading Call-out for Community Cooks
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
CONNECTING CORBY Groundwork Northamptonshire has been awarded just over £99,000 from the National Lottery Community Fund and Her Majesty’s Government for Connecting Corby; a programme of arts and environmental activities on three of Corby’s estates. Connecting Corby aims to bring people together on the estates of Exeter, Lloyds, Kingswood and Hazel Leys, creating new friendships … Continue reading Connecting Corby
The popular Corby Mardi Gras returns for the third year on Saturday, March 30, 1pm-8pm. Produced by Leicester based cultural development agency ArtReach in partnership with Made in Corby, Corby Mardi Gras invites the local community to celebrate together at an enchanting event which will spread across the town like wildfire! The theme for … Continue reading Corby Mardi Gras Returns For 2019!
Community Group Call-out The Made in Corby consortium are looking for a Corby-based community group to join the consortium, helping to provide strong links with the local community as the programme progresses and ensuring that the voices of local people are at the heart of our decisions. We’re also looking for a number of community … Continue reading Community Group Call-out
Will you join us for The January Challenge? January at Made In Corby will be extremely busy with planning and preparing our new brochure for launch in early February, so we thought we’d have some fun along the way. To get our creative brains working in the new year we’ve signed up to do The … Continue reading January is boring, let’s have some fun!
Recently we’ve been looking back on the projects we have done in the past, and who we have collaborated with. This is why we are dedicating a #YouSaidWeDid campaign this month to the people who have approached us with a seed of an idea that blossomed into the events and projects we have seen since … Continue reading We Are People-Powered