Getting to know you Blog by Helen Willmott, Programme Director, Made in Corby @helwillmott Last week was my 4 and a half year anniversary of working for Made in Corby. It might not seem like much in relation to some people’s work history, but it’s now the longest I’ve ever been in one organisation. I … Continue reading Getting to know you
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
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 Creative People & … Continue reading Get Involved in a new programme of cultural activities for Wellingborough & WIN prizes!
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!
Support Grow Festival and help put Corby on the cultural map Grow is a series of outdoor arts festivals commissioned by Made in Corby and co-produced with The Core at Corby Cube that has seen thousands of people descend on Corby’s town centre for a weekend of fun and entertainment in both 2018 and 2019, and promises to … Continue reading Support Grow Festival and help put Corby on the cultural map
Time To… Blog by Helen Willmott (Programme Director, Made in Corby) What would you do if you had an extra day each week? Spend more time with your family? Visit a new place? Go to the gym? If you’re anything like me, an extra day would be quickly swallowed up by that never-ending to-do list. … Continue reading Time To…
A Celebration of Arts & Culture in Northamptonshire in 2020 What’s happening in your county in 2020. Come along & find out more! The team behind the county’s tourism campaign Northamptonshire; Britain’s Best Surprise is holding an ‘open house’ preview of the 2020 Arts & Culture initiative on October 24th at Royal & Derngate from … Continue reading Visit Grow Festival at Northamptonshire’s Year of Arts & Culture 2020 preview
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
GROW Festival Volunteer Briefing & Training events Volunteers are needed for Grow Festival 2020 on 7th and 8th February 2020. This is a great opportunity for people of all ages to get involved with this fantastic festival, which will bring the town centre to life with activities and performances. It’s a huge event and it needs … Continue reading Volunteer at Grow Festival 2020
Make your voice heard! The Core at Corby Cube are looking for 11 to 25 year-olds who are interested in becoming leaders in the arts industry to join their Youth Advisory panel. For Autumn 2019 the group will meet once a month and focus on programming for the final Grow Festival in February 2020. As … Continue reading Join The Core’s Youth Advisory Panel and help to programme Grow Festival