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 CCG - Creative Communities Group

Creative Communities Group

The CCGUK aims to empower people, locally, nationally and internationally for positive change through volunteering and community engagement. Supporting University and Community partners in a variety of activities including, the Arts, Sciences, History, Health and Social Awareness The CCGUK also supports Creative teaching as a pathway to inclusion and accessible education.

Events

HAPPY #LANCASHIREDAY

HAPPY #LANCASHIREDAY

Blackburn

Sat 15/06/2019 - Sun 16/06/2019 (Ends in 82 days days)

Lancashire is a county of making culture — so as part of #LancashireDay we’re excited to reveal that The National Festival of Making will return to Blackburn in June 2019 with new dates! 15th & 16th June 2019 After attracting an audience of 40,000 visitors in 2018, a new F...

Creating Active Communities 2019

Creating Active Communities 2019

The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Thu 02/05/2019 - Thu 02/05/2019 (Ends in 37 days days)

Sport England have invested around £100m into 12 grassroots projects in order to build healthier, more active communities across England. The Local Delivery Pilots will be used to trial new and innovative solutions that make it easier for people in these communities to access sport and physica...

Welcome To The 27th Annual Inspiring Women Awards.

Welcome To The 27th Annual Inspiring Women Awards.

The Lowry Hotel

Mon 15/04/2019 - Mon 15/04/2019 (Ends in 20 days days)

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Clay Exhibition - UCLAN - 2/4/19- 24/4/19

~Have you ever experimented with a potters wheel and found yourself making a complete mess of your attempts to make a vase or a mug? That is actually the majority of us. There are however a more specialised field of artists who don’t have that problem and have gone on to create wonderful works...

Divine Dance Workshop - UCLAN - 10am - 12pm -30/3/19

~Standard dance classes will promote the idea of feeling free and developing the performer within you. How would you like to attend a dance session which uses Gods as the driving force to create optimism? This Saturday March 30th between the hours of 10am -12pm is a dance workshop called ‘O...

Lancashire Apprenticeship And Careers Expo 2019 - Preston Guild Hall- 12pm-7pm- 26/3/19

~Do you remember when your Careers Advisor visited your Secondary School and informed you about all the choices and opportunities that will be presented to you as you enter higher education? Granted, they were right to a certain extent but you were just a teenager then and the thought of a career ma...

Scribble - Creative Writing Group - The New Continental - 7.30pm-9.30pm- 25/3/19

~Have you ever been on a social night out with friends and thought to yourself ‘this is a waste of time, why am I here?’  As the evening progresses you find yourself feeling more agitated as the pub develops into the nightclub and you wake up the following day regretting everything ...

Graft - Young Artists Exhibition - The Harris - Preston - 5/4/19 - 2/6/19

~Young people in the modern era are extremely preoccupied with social media and, in  particular how they look and feel to their friends. If the subject of art was raised on a social night out, many would perhaps snigger or mock the person discussing it. The reality for young people today is ...

UCLAN Run Together - Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre - UCLAN - 1-.145pm- 25/3/19

~Spring is fortunately on it’s way and that may mean for some the chance to enter into the fresh open air and visit their local park for a gentle stroll or walk. You may though consider challenging yourself to walk that little bit faster. You want to but you don’t know how and you’...

World Poetry Day - UCLAN - 7.30pm - 9.30pm - 21/3/19

~Twenty years ago an event began which was first adopted by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO). It helped to promote reading and creative writing and encouraged others to share in this excellent form of expression. Now in 2019 “World Poetry Day” ...

Open Mic Night - Guild Ale House - Preston - 8.30pm - 11.30pm - 20/3/19

~So you’re a working musician but you’re struggling to find gigs and generate sufficient popularity to kick start your career. You’ve tried busking but that created poverty and ridicule and you’ve performed at friend's parties and weddings but that  only kept you goi...

July Julay And The Mambo Kings - The Continental - Preston - 8pm - 23/3/19

~"Djobi Djoba", "Bamboléo", and the romantic ballad "Un Amor".The Gypsy Kings captured a flamenco style summer in Spain and now it appears there’s another ‘King’ in town. July Julay is the front man for the  UK’s premier Dominican ...