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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

The Role Of Social Workers In Disasters

The Role Of Social Workers In Disasters

Manchester Town Hall

Thu 15/11/2018 - Thu 15/11/2018 (Ends in 23 days days)

Town Hall, Council Chamber, Albert Square, M60 2LA Join BASW England at this free fringe event, to learn more about the role of social workers in disasters and the important role they play. With speakers representing Hillsborough, Grenfell and the Manchester bombing we will be looking at the p...

Volunteers Wanted...

Volunteers Wanted...

Preston, Guild Hall

Sat 10/11/2018 - Sat 10/11/2018 (Ends in 18 days days)

Volunteers are wanted for the Remembrance Event in the Guild Hall, Preston on Saturday 10th November, 2018. Please email ellwoodanne@aol.com if you can spare some time.  SUGGESTED Shifts- 9am-2pm/2pm-5pm/5-7pm/7pm-10pm Flexible on times of duty of Volunteers Reporting to Event Stage...

The Big Ideas Challange

The Big Ideas Challange

Media Factory, UCLan

Mon 05/11/2018 - Wed 07/11/2018 (Ends in 15 days days)

Who: Current UCLan Students   When: 5-7 November 2018, 9.00am – 4.00pm   (breakfast and lunch will be provided)   Where: Creative Innovation Zone, 4th Floor Media Factory   Application closing date: Wednesday 31st October 2018, 4.00pm.    To...

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The Beauty Of Indigenous Power - Taiwan Exhibition -UCLAN - 9am - 6pm - 29/10/18 - 2/11/18

~UCLAN is renowned for enrolling students every year from outside the UK. Engagement in  out of University activities creates confidence and it’s  helps to make apprehensive ones feel included in a non-judgemental and respectful environment. I would imagine Taiwan students may con...

Can These Dry Bones Live? Art Exhibition- UCLAN - 9am - 6pm - 29/10/18 - 9/11/18

People react differently when someone they love dies. Some may go into complete shock and disbelief. Others may be emotionally and mentally unstable for a long period of time. It may be beneficial for grieving ones to find a creative outlet for their loss. Expressing yourself through art on the subj...

Russian State Ballet :- Swan Lake - Preston Guild Hall- 7.30pm - 9pm - 4/11/18

~The late Diana Princess of Wales would be so thrilled to see her sons do so well in life. Prince William is now settled with Kate with an extended family. Prince Harry recently married Meghan and they are expecting their first child in the spring 2019. But it could have been very different for P...

What Is Taijiquan?

Wudang Style Taijiquan, or Tai Chi, is a traditional martial art originating from 18th century China taught for both self-defence and health benefits. What is taught? Classes will focus on  both hand and weapons forms including practical applications.  All ages and abilities are wel...

Light Up Lancaster - Castle And Town Centre - 2/11/18 - 3/11/18

~When a house has no electricity it becomes dull and uninviting. It lacks warmth and security that comes from a family home. Neighbours, family and friends feel less inclined to visit the house as they are aware of the householder’s lack of light which presents a dark cloud on a potentially so...

72:18 - Preston Market Exhibition - The Harris - 13/10/18 - 25/11/18

~Prestonians have adjusted to the new indoor market now. Over the past six months or so there has been mixed response. Some feel it wasn’t  needed whilst some welcomed the change of venue. Those that miss it may yearn for a snapshot, a collection of images as a souvenir of Preston’s...

Preston Scratch Band - UCLAN - Media Factory - 11am - 1pm - 20/10/18

~I often see musicians in Preston city centre busking and generally having a good time. But the underlying thought still remains, ‘Are they happy performing alone? Is there a sense of loneliness and solitude attached to their performance? When I walk past the Salvation Army Band at Christma...

Placebo By Clod Ensemble - UCLAN - 7.30pm -8.30pm - 19/10/18

~To interpret a medical supplement into a piece of performance art takes some doing. Thanks to the highly trained dancers at Clod Ensemble an hour length performance is set to challenge the audience and determine what is real and what is fake. In association with Derelict and UCLAN, ‘Placeb...

Whittingham Lives - The Harris - 13/10/18 - 25/11/18

~World Mental Health Day took place last Wednesday 10th October. Even now in 2018 there is continuous stigma, negligence and ignorance surrounding mental health. Vulnerable people feel they can’t and won’t be heard. Everyday is a battle from either peers, school and workmates who don&...