Let’s Create By Helen Willmott, Programme Director at Made In Corby. We’ve had a super busy start to 2020 here at the Made in Corby & Wellingborough offices, so this month I’d like to tell you about 3 things that have been occupying our time. Firstly, a few weeks ago Arts Council England (the organisation … Continue reading Let’s Create
Grow Festival 2020 – our best one yet! We’d like to say thank you to all the people, organisations and groups who made Grow Festival 2020 our best festival yet! This year’s festival recorded over 22,000 engagements in the arts including nearly 10,000 visits to Museum Of The Moon, as well as hosting the biggest … Continue reading Grow Festival 2020 – our best one yet!
Experienced Fundraiser needed We are looking for an experienced fundraiser to support our Creative People & Places programmes in Corby and Wellingborough. Working closely with the Programme Director, and the Producers for each area, the fundraiser will seek out new funding opportunities and build upon existing relationships with lottery distributors and a range of trusts/foundations. … Continue reading Experienced Fundraiser needed
**HELIOSPHERE UPDATE** It is with regret that we have to cancel all performances of Heliosphere for today. This is due to increasing wind speeds and rapidly changing weather conditions that make it unsafe for it to go ahead. We sincerely apologise for this change to the schedule. If you can, follow www.facebook.com/growcorby for regular updates … Continue reading Everything you need to know about Grow Festival 2020
Take part in the Grow Festival 2020 audience survey for a chance to WIN great prizes! We really hope you enjoyed Grow Festival 2020! As part of our evaluation we’re seeking feedback from people who attended the event to help us improve future events as we always aim to do better. Our audience survey aims … Continue reading Take the Grow Festival 2020 audience survey to WIN great prizes!
Meetings for education providers, local artists and cultural producers in 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 Meetings for education providers, local artists and cultural producers in Wellingborough
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
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
Made In Corby programme to continue until June 2023 Arts Council England have announced plans to invest a further £500,000 of National Lottery funding in the Made In Corby programme to allow their work in Corby to continue until June 2023. Made in Corby is one of four successful arts projects to receive a share of £2.5m National … Continue reading Made In Corby programme to continue until June 2023