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Arts For Ageing Well

Combined Arts/Other - Offline Event

Arc's Ageing Well programme consists of weekly artist-led workshops designed to build social connections and increase wellbeing for isolated older people. Aimed at adults in Stockport, sessions are currently running remotely, with the hope to transition back to face to face in the future.
Contact Email: info@arc-centre.org

Click Event to be taken to http://arc-centre.org/creative-programmes-for-adults/
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FREE
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Women in Action: Home Activity Pack

Poetry/Writing - Offline Event

This pack offers 5 days of activities in storytelling, creative writing and poetry, exploring themes of resilience, resistance and hope. It can be completed by anyone, but women in Merseyside are invited to return their completed packs and contribute to a special Women in Action booklet
Contact Email: tessa@collective-encounters.org.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://collective-encounters.org.uk/ourwork/projects/women-in-action/
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Radio Sangam

Music/Singing - Offline Event

Radio Sangam is the UK's most followed Asian music station, broadcasting on DAB Digital and online. We also have over 2.7 million people who have downloaded our free app in 54 countries. Listen to our new radio plays and other creative content 24 hrs a day.
Contact Email: festival@ageofcreativity.co.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://www.radiosangam.co.uk/podcasts/radio-sangam-plays/
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£7.50
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Conversation Kits

Combined Arts/Other - Offline Event

We are an award-winning theatre & community arts company. Following a successful arts project with Alzheimers UK groups, our conversation kits are now available to purchase.

A kit contains: 6 postcards, a CD containing natural sounds & original music, & tips for users to get conversation flowing!
Contact Email: hello@bravebolddrama.co.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://www.numonday.com/product/conversation-kits/
Dementia Friendly
FREE
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Art by Post

Combined Arts/Other - Offline Event

Our Art by Post booklets are designed by artists & inspired by our art collection & artistic programme at the Southbank Centre. Activities are designed for adults living with long-term health conditions, who through Covid-19 restrictions are at further risk of isolation.

Sign up to download.
Contact Email: artbypost@southbankcentre.co.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/creative-learning/arts-wellbeing/art-by-post
Dementia Friendly
Sign Up Required
FREE
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SPARKS - an Ignite Imaginations project funded by Age Better Sheffield

Combined Arts/Other - Offline Event

Talking About Our Generation is for anyone aged 50 and over who would like to get involved with art and culture in Sheffield, to meet people and discover new things.
It will give you access to art and culture in Sheffield- screenings, performances, workshops and festivals
Contact Email: sparks@igniteimaginations.org.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://www.igniteimaginations.org.uk/sparks
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FREE
Private Event

MySight Quiz

Combined Arts/Other - Offline Event

A friendly quiz run by MySight York a local charity supporting anyone living with sight loss. This quiz is run via a telephone group call once a month on the last Friday of the month. If you are living with sight loss why not come and join us. Call us to book your place.Free event but donations are
Contact Email: caroline.robertson@mysightyork.org

Click Event to be taken to http://www.mysightyork.org
FREE
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Creative Activity Worksheets

Museums/Heritage - Offline Event

We’re sharing the visual riches and stories of the Museum of Royal Worcester's history and offering a number of large print activity worksheets inspired by our stunning collection. These are free to download from our website and provide a way for people to connect with us and get creative.
Contact Email: fiona@museumofroyalworcester.org

Click Event to be taken to http://www.museumofroyalworcester.org/learning/enjoy-the-museum-from-home/get-creative/large-print-versions/
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Treasury of Arts Activities

Combined Arts/Other - Offline Event

This ‘treasury’ includes 50 creative activities to try at home. Devised by experienced artists, with older people in mind, activities are written as ‘recipes’ with simple instructions to follow. Few materials are needed and every activity is suitable for beginners.

Download and try today.
Contact Email: festival@ageofcreativity.co.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://cdn.baringfoundation.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/BF-Treasury-of-art-activities_WEB2.pdf
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£5.00
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Celebrating Spring Activity resource.

Craft/Design - Offline Event

Our printable 33 page Spring & Easter Activity Resource, in association with Age UK Sunderland contains Spring and Easter drawing activities, cut out and design your own garden project and more than 7 different quizzes in total!
Free to Age UK Service users
Contact Email: sandra@creativemojo.co.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://www.digitalactivitydirect.com/product/printable-spring-easter-activity-resource
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Dementia Friendly
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£4.00
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Create at Home activity pack

Visual Arts/Sculpture - Offline Event

Each pack contains four creative activities devised by artists who pre-pandemic supported our face-to-face workshops for older people and those living with dementia. May's issue is a bumper pack with even more activites to have a go at using materials largely found around the home and garden.
Contact Email: information@equalarts.org.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://www.equalarts.org.uk/shop/create-at-home-activity-packs
Dementia Friendly
£10.00
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Printable Comedy Activity Pack

Combined Arts/Other - Offline Event

Our printable 24 page comedy activity pack is full of fun activities including quizzes on UK comedy shows, biographies on a couple of well loved comedians, comedic caption photo pages allowing you to fill in your very own captions, various quizzes and much, much more.
Contact Email: sandra@creativemojo.co.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://www.digitalactivitydirect.com/product/comedy-pack
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FREE
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Voices in Motion

Combined Arts/Other - Offline Event
Wed 1st Sep 2021 - Thu 1st Sep 2022 @ 10:00am

Voices in Motion are led by dance artists and musicians from Trinity Laban, focussing on creatively combining movement and vocals in Lewisham. Voices in Motion welcomes all levels of ability and no previous experience of singing or dance is required.
Contact Email: F.Faith-Kelly@trinitylaban.ac.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://www.trinitylaban.ac.uk/take-part/for-adults/inspired-not-tired/
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FREE
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Age UK Wireless Radio

Music/Singing - Offline Event

Did you know Age UK has its own radio station? Tune in, for free, via your DAB digital radio directly, or listen through your computer with one click. All content is specifically tailored for an older audience, with regular features and speakers.
Contact Email: studio@thewirelessradio.com

Click Event to be taken to http://media.info/radio/stations/the-wireless/listen
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Dementia Friendly
FREE
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Sing and Spring Forth

Music/Singing - Offline Event
Wednesday 11th May 2022 @ 1:00pm

TUE 10 MAY, 13.00h - 14.00h
Theatre Studio, King Charles Court, Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, SE10 9JF

Trinity Laban vocal students join forces with The Befrienders to present a feel-good musical celebration to welcome the arrival of Spring.Come and be entertained or sing along.

Contact Email: J.Barwise@trinitylaban.ac.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://www.trinitylaban.ac.uk/take-part/for-adults/inspired-not-tired/
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£10.00
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Creative Mojo Deliverable Art Kits

Visual Arts/Sculpture - Offline Event

Creative 1-2-1 art activity kits.
Each kit includes bespoke die cut shapes, full step-by-step instructions, inspirational photographs and art materials.
Developed especaily for the Elderly, people with Learning Disabilities and individuals with Dementia.

Contact Email: sandra@creativemojo.co.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://www.creativemojo.com/deliverable-art-kits/
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FREE
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#DontStopTheFlames

Film/Photography - Offline Event

The Flames is Tricky Hat performance company for people over 50.
Following cancelled performances in Scotland and Japan due to COVID-19, The Flames launched a digital collaboration #DontStopTheFlames
Supported by Creative Scotland, British Council, PLAY ART! Sendai and Sendai Cultural Foundation
Contact Email: ondine@trickyhat.com

Click Event to be taken to http://vimeo.com/showcase/8060253
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Oxford Poetry Library

Literature/Library - Offline Event

We are a voluntary organization and depend on good-hearted, literature-loving volunteers to bring poetry into local communities.
Becoming a member is free, and once registered, borrowers can request, reserve, and borrow books online or by visiting the library and using one of our drop-boxes.
Contact Email: oxfordpoetrylibrary@gmail.com

Click Event to be taken to http://oxfordpoetrylibrary.com/what-we-do/
Sign Up Required
FREE
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Tactile ocean scene

Craft/Design - Offline Event

Video showing how to make a background picture using sand, tissue paper, cardboard, tubed paper, paint, straw and glitter. Textured die cut shapes, shells, fish, turtles, star fish.
Contact Email: janandbecky@creativemojo.co.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://www.creativemojo.com/news
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Creative Challenge Pack

Combined Arts/Other - Offline Event

Age of Creativity and 64 Million Artists worked with older people across the country to devise 31 'Creative Challenges' that anyone can try. These ideas were adapted for lockdown and can be done from home with very little materials. Designed with total beginners in mind.

Download and try today.
Contact Email: hello@ageofcreativity.co.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://www.ageuk.org.uk/bp-assets/globalassets/oxfordshire/original-blocks/about-us/age-of-creativity-printable-creative-activity-booklet-june-2020.pdf
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Poetry Anthology

Poetry/Writing - Offline Event

During lockdown, members of the Elders Company at The Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester worked with Poet Oliver James Lomax to devise a Poetry Anthology. Read their work and be inspired by their writing tips.

Download and try today.

Suitable for those new to poetry.
Contact Email: hello@ageofcreativity.co.uk

Click Event to be taken to http://www.ageofcreativity.co.uk/assets/pdfs/AofC%20Poetry%20Anthology%20booklet%20A5%20WEBspreads.pdf
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