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This is a two-hour writing workshop with tutor Anita Sethi, the award-winning author of I Belong Here: a Journey Along the Backbone of Britain. During the session, you’ll explore lots of different themes like place and nature and travelling. Best of all, the workshop is filled with practical writing tools and tips. You’ll enjoy writing […]

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Join the talented young people of OSCH (Our Shared Cultural Heritage) for a poetry workshop, hosted by Maya Chowdhury. The workshop will explore taboos and often unspoken topics within South Asian culture and community. The workshop will be a safe space to discuss ideas around mental health, sex, periods and more.

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The Klezmer Tune Club brings together musicians (of any level or instrument) to explore songs from the klezmer tradition. At each session, participants will be taught a different klezmer song, to be played with a variety of instruments. There will also be a discussion around the history of the piece. Participants should bring their own […]

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Manchester Jewish Museum will relaunch their ‘Creative Activists’ programme this summer. The programme will start with a challah bread baking workshop and a welcoming discussion. The project is a great way to find out more about art, music, textiles, history and the Museum. Register to take part in the workshop to find out more about […]

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Young people can enjoy taking part in free weekly Thai Boxing sessions at Whiz Youth Project. The sessions have a great reputation and are hosted by Malik Sharah. Learn something new, improve your fitness and meet other young people. Sessions take place every Tuesday evening.

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Circuit Training and Body Conditioning workouts at WRYOA (Whiz Youth Project) for young people. The free sessions are hosted by fitness coach Mike Dunn. Burn off some energy, get fit and meet other young people. Sessions take place every Thursday evening.

‘Jump into July’ is an exciting opportunity for young people aged 16-18 years who are not in education, employment or training. The project is a four-week programme that focuses on building confidence, making friends and finding brilliant opportunities. The programme also includes free lunches, trips and activities too. For more information and to book your […]

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For 2022, Refugee Week runs from 20-26 June. And to mark the occasion, the People’s History Museum (PHM) will be holding a number of banner making workshops. Led by the artist Ibukun Baldwin, workshop attendees will create their very own beautiful ‘Welcome Banner’. The banner will then be displayed in Central Library during Refugee Week. […]

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Would you like to try something new this half term? If you are aged 8+ years and would like to learn how to hand sew, come along to Central Library. Join artist Ibukun Baldwin in creating a special handmade banner. Leading up to Refugee Week, which runs from 20-26 June 2022, Ibukun will hold a […]

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Now here’s an amazing opportunity to take up a new hobby… During this weekend course, you will learn the basics of beekeeping and also how to start up your own hive. The course will be delivered by the Manchester and District Beekeepers Association.