Ageing Creatively

Ageing Creatively is an innovative creative programme for people aged 55 and over in West Berkshire.

Now in its third year, Ageing Creatively explores creative ways for members of the community to engage in the arts at the Learning Centre, community venues, and in care settings. The programme offers workshops, projects, and courses across art forms and includes singing, poetry, dance, and visual arts

  • Big Lottery
  • A self reflective visual art project taking place in various settings in West Berkshire.

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  • A group music making project in care homes and community centers which explores music and singing on different themes.  

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  • Monday 9th April 2018 — Friday 1st February 2019

    West Berkshire Museum

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

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  • Monday 16th April 2018 — Sunday 23rd December 2018

    Corn Exchange

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

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  • Monday 10th September 2018 — Monday 26th November 2018

    Learning Centre

    Learn new techniques in a relaxed, friendly and sociable atmosphere, under the guidance of professional artist and illustrator of Armadillo Art Experience, Simon Jardine.

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  • Tuesday 11th September 2018 — Tuesday 11th December 2018

    Balcony Bar

    A casual monthly discussion group where you can look deeper into the texts you love, discover new ones and make new friends.

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  • Tuesday 11th September 2018 — Tuesday 27th November 2018

    Balcony Bar

    A friendly group where knitters of all abilities come together to knit projects to help those in need.

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  • Wednesday 12th September 2018 — Wednesday 5th December 2018

    Learning Centre

    Two special 6 week courses of Pilates focusing on exercises that will trigger an overall better, stronger posture and increased body awareness.

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  • Thursday 13th September 2018 — Thursday 29th November 2018

    Learning Centre

    Choir 55 is a community singing group specifically for people over 55 in West Berkshire. 

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