Following on from the success of last year’s parade, Newcastle Carnival Group is keen to contact local groups, charities, schools and organisations to tell them that they are going to be bringing Newcastle Carnival to our proud and ancient town again this year.
Arts & Culture
A small grants scheme is again offering grants of up to £500 for arts activities that involve Staffordshire Moorlands residents.
The aim of the grants scheme is to encourage more people in the Staffordshire Moorlands to get involved in arts and cultural activities, as well as increase the diversity of activities on offer in the district.
This training is currently funded by Staffordshire County Council. To access this session for FREE you must be a member of Support Staffordshire. Support Staffordshire reserves the right to charge you for your booking if you are not a member.
FREE places are restricted to TWO per organisation for this session so please check with your organisation before booking. Additional names can be added to a waiting list.
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Who should attend:
Space to Connect: Food, Art Workshop and Conversation.
Saturday 18 January 2020 - Arts Workshops & Community Lunch
11-3pm at the Bread in Common Cafe.
Come and join us! Take part in free arts activities and enjoy a special free meal prepared for the whole community at our cafe.
Common Space at B arts is Stoke’s hub for art, culture and creativity. You’re invited to join us and get involved with Common Space which is run by and for the people in our neighbourhood.
The Friends of the Guildhall are opening The Guildhall on Saturday 21st December to promote local charities and local makers. Come along and take a look and find that last minute Christmas gift.
If you are interested in taking part in future Friends' events on at The Guildhall contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Local charity Make Some Noise would like to invite you to get involved with our Christmas appeal #songtobelong. Could you share a little Christmas number, carol, hymn or something quirky on Facebook, adding the following text @makesomenoisewm and #songtobelong so we can add you to our growing collection of supporters?
Space to Connect: Making Up Your Street
Saturday 14 December 2019 - Arts Workshops & Community Lunch
11-3pm at the Bread in Common Cafe.
Fresh off the back of our very first and super successful Space to Connect Event we bring you our next wintery instalment, Making Up Your Street with a FREE hot Community Lunch.
There will be lots of equipment and materials for you to make what you want on a Winter theme or will give you the opportunity to learn new skills and try out new materials and equipment. Come along and get making.
Staffords newest cultural venture, the Space Station, aims to bring together creatives of all kind as a venue for activities, performances and exhibitions.
RSVP in Concert - Friday 22 November 2019 – 8pm
Chebsey Parish Hall again welcomes back Live and Local and this time the Committee brings something completely new to the Hall, so get ready to party - Punjabi style !!!
From humble beginnings, as the music and dance of poor farmers celebrating the annual harvest, Bhangra has taken on its own British identity.
The Work of the Friends of Cannock Chase, speaker: June Jukes
Meetings are held in the Wade Street Church Community Hall, Frog Lane, Lichfield and commence at 7.45pm. Admission is FREE to members of Lichfield Civic Society and school students.
Non-members are most welcome - admission £3.00 on the door.
More information can be found at www.lichfieldcivicsociety.org.uk , follow them on Twitter @LichfieldCivic