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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

Free UCLan Lecture

Free UCLan Lecture

Mitchell & Kenyon Lecture Theatre, Foster Building

Sun 23/06/2019 - Thu 23/05/2019 (Ended days)

‘Learning from, with and about each other: the increasing importance of collaboration in Higher Education to develop skills for an interconnected, interdisciplinary world’, Dawne Gurbutt, Professor of Collaborative Education Thursday 6 June 2019, 3.30pm – 4.30pm, Mitchell & ...

Film Screening Of ‘Human Flow’ Followed By Q&A And Discussion

Film Screening Of ‘Human Flow’ Followed By Q&A And Discussion

M&K Cinema UCLan

Mon 17/06/2019 - Mon 17/06/2019 (Ends in 24 days days)

Over 65 million people around the world have been forced from their homes to escape famine, climate change and war in the greatest human displacement since World War II. Human Flow, an epic film journey led by the internationally renowned artist Ai Weiwei, gives a powerful visual expression to this ...

HAPPY #LANCASHIREDAY

HAPPY #LANCASHIREDAY

Blackburn

Sat 15/06/2019 - Sun 16/06/2019 (Ends in 23 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...

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Cold Bath Street With Guest Carl Palmer (Emerson, Lake & Palmer) The Continental - 7.30pm- 30/5/19

~When an out of work musician is looking for their next big break it’s essential that their C.V.  highlights the many performances they’ve done in the past and what makes them so unique compared to their contemporaries. Although legendary drummer Carl Palmer isn’t out of wo...

Things To Do Over The May Half Term Holiday Part 2

~Avenham and Miller Parks – 31 May:- Explore the park and follow the map to find the markers. This time the Xplorer is attempting to break the record for the most amount of people taking part in the family navigational challenge! This is a free event on between 10:00am – 4:00pm but to...

Things To Do Over The May Half Term Holiday In Preston Lancashire

~You’ve got kids right? You both work but with the half term coming up you’ve been able to take some time off to entertain the young ones. But there’s only so much paint and plasticine in the house and the kids keep reminding you how bored they are, so why not get some help in this...

Derelict Mayhem - UCLAN - 6pm-10pm- 24/5/19

~When something is  first you’ll expect it be unique and have a good reputation both in the community and from those who utilise it. In the arts world, creative people need an outlet to express how they feel by painting a mural or performing a piece of poetry. Consider ‘Derelict&...

Teaching Vacancies For Sept 2019 At Abrar Academy

ABRAR ACADEMY 34-36 Garstang Road, Preston, PR1 1NA www.abraracademy.com t: 01772 828 732 e: info@abraracademy.com Subjects: Mathematics, Chemistry, English, History Year group: 11 Level: GCSE Requirements: Educated A-Level/Equivalent in relevant or related subject  No prior teaching...

UK Creativity Researchers' Conference 2019 - UCLAN - 9am - 5pm - 22/5/19

~You might be an extremely creative person. You might excel at school or  work in the arts. But do you really know the concept of creativity and what makes a person become a creative individual? Since 2016 The UK Creative Researchers’ Conference has been striving to answer that questio...

Sampling Music And Technology Workshop - Preston's Harris Museum- 10.30am -4pm - 27/5/19

~Young people today need a focus. They need to invest considerable time into something which will sustain them both now and in the future. It also needs to be contemporary, fun and if you’re a teenager you’ll be looking for something which includes music, as music is intrinsic to almost ...

World Music Club: Alafia Band :-The New Continental - 8pm - 25/5/19

~Take four talented men from four neighbouring countries :- Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Cameroon and Ghana. Ok, so they may not be The Beatles but these guys know how to create a killer tune and with their West African roots they can impress audiences with their unique sound. The group are made up...

Plastic Bottles Needed For Flag Market Art Creation- 10am -15/6/19

~Spring 2019. The ideal time go for a swim in the sea, have a picnic by the beach or go bird watching by the coast. Sadly though, those brief moments of joy are disrupted when innocent people are caught up in  plastic pollution on our treasured coast lines. Now, more than ever there is a growin...