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Elderly Accommodation Counsel (EAC) is a national charity that helps older people make informed decisions about meeting their housing and care needs. EAC has run the Over 60s Art Awards since 1994.
The Awards celebrate the talent and creativity of amateur artists who are between the ages of 60 and over 100, and who work in any genre. With Prizes on offer, it also awards those talents.
Phoenix Heights Group
Sowerby Bridge Community Working towards Exhibiting your Art
meet on Wednesday evenings (7.00 pm to 9.00 pm)
from 19th September 2012
at Foundry Street Youth Centre
for colour education and preparing your work for exhibiting
all ages and all levels of ability and experience welcome.
£5 per session (concessions available)
Exhibition taking place over the winter of 2012
To enquire or book a place for these or future events
call or text 07974411950 or email email@example.com
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Come along to Beechwood Road Library on Saturday 15 September for the launch of its new-look community area, offering:
- Weekly internet taster sessions
- Monthly art and craft clubs
- Reader’s group display and promotion by members
- Permanent exhibition and photographs from Beechwood Road Local History Group
- Monthly Enterprise Club, offering small business advice (from 13 Sept, 1.30–3pm)
There will also be an Illustrated talk on the history of Whitehill Allotments (at 11.30 am), with display and library stock, a stall by Over 50’s Local Activity Group about local activities in Illingworth and Bradshaw, an art exhibition by Lee Mount Art Group and free refreshments.
Event times: 10 am – 4 pm
More information tel: 01422 244161
Relax, Re-charge, Recover
A series of free creative workshops and activities for people who have experienced mental distress. Explore your creativity and meet people.
All activities are from 10am-12 noon.
Thursday 6th September: Collage workshop
Thursday 20th September: Create and make
Both workshops will be at Noah’s Ark Centre, 322-326 Ovenden Road, Ovenden, Halifax
The week long festival from 23rd August through until the 31st August has been planned not only to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee but also to celebrate the creative arts in the local community.
The festival in what is hoped to be the first of many such events, will see Brighouse playing host to some high profile and successful performers including The Yorkshire Saxophone Choir and the Ian McMillan Orchestra.
To view the full festival itinerary and to buy tickets, please visit: www.brighousefestival.co.uk.
Run by professional photographer Bob Collier, Ryburn Valley High School’s photography club is now in it’s 5th season. People who have never used a camera before, or those who want to improve their skills, work with Bob both in school and on location to develop their technique.
This club is very popular and is on Tuesday afternoons 1.30pm-3.30pm for 6 weeks. Bring your own camera and Bob will show you how to take great photos, and use the school computers to improve your images. Beginners or experienced snappers welcome!
Next club starts Tuesday 17th April
To book a place, for transport, or for more information please contact Karen Allen on 01422 832070 or email V@ryburn.calderdale.sch.uk