Ageing Creatively

A new creative programme for people aged 55 and over in West Berkshire.

The programme will explore creative ways for older people to engage in the arts in both community and care settings offering activities and courses across all the arts including song, poetry, dance and visual arts.

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  • Monday 27th March 2017 — Monday 28th August 2017

    Corn Exchange

    A series of monthly Memory Cafés for people living with dementia and their carers.

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  • Wednesday 3rd May 2017 — Wednesday 26th July 2017

    Ace Space

    A dance class for people aged 55+, you can explore your creative and expressive side while improving your overall fitness and flexibility. 

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  • Friday 5th May 2017 — Friday 28th July 2017

    Park House School

    A dance class for people aged 55+, you can explore your creative and expressive side while improving your overall fitness and flexibility. 

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  • Friday 30th June 2017 — Friday 4th August 2017

    Theale Library

    If you are 55 or over and interested in trying something new, join us for our FREE taster workshops exploring different art forms at Theale Library this summer. 

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  • Monday 10th July 2017 — Monday 11th December 2017

    West Berkshire Museum

    A monthly get-together for blind and visually impaired residents of West Berkshire.

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  • Monday 4th September 2017 — Monday 9th October 2017

    Learning Centre

    A friendly, welcoming group with artist and photographer Simon Jardine, focusing on the art of photography including capturing crowds, portraits, landscapes and more.

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  • Thursday 14th September 2017 — Thursday 7th December 2017

    Learning Centre

    A singing group specifically for people over 55. Participants don't need any previous experience as Choir 55 is all about having fun and enjoying music!

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  • Monday 18th September 2017 — Monday 4th December 2017

    Learning Centre

    Led by John Darvell of NOCTURN, this group is for those who want to improve their dance skills and is welcoming, accessible and challenging for each dancer and their body. The classes are designed specifically for those over 55 years old.

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