Together! in September 2019
We celebrate the end of summer this weekend with our Carnival Arts partner Paracarnival, and everyone is invited to join us. On Friday 6 September, the Together! 2012 Music Club hosts a Carnival percussion master-class with Paracarnival drummer Xim from 7-8.30pm at Vicarage Lane Community Centre, Govier Close, E15 4HW. (Our Music Club takes place on the first Friday of each month and is based on Open Mic principles. It embeds the use of percussion so that everyone can play along.) Free. All welcome. On Sunday 8 September, Together! with Paracarnival will be parading at Hackney Carnival - find out more about the Carnival at https://www3.hackney.gov.uk/carnivaland https://www.facebook.com/hackneycarnival/ If you would like to take part in the parade with us, remember to attend the final Carnival Arts workshop on Tuesday 3 September from 10am-12noon at Vicarage Lane Community Centre where costumes will be fitted and detailed information will be available about Sunday's arrangements.
Together! Clubs in September
Our FREE Club-based creative arts programme for Disabled people and their companions continues this month at Vicarage Lane Community Centre in Stratford with support from the Lottery Community Fund (outline programme and venue details below, full details on our website http://www.together2012.org.uk/activities-programme/). Clubs are facilitated by mid-career disabled artists, working alongside emerging and community artists, and no experience is necessary. New participants and volunteers are always welcome. There is no need to book, but please contact us as below first if you would like to bring a group of 5+ people. Monday 9 September 2019 11am-1pm (arrive from 10.30am). Together! Photographers and Filmmakers Club. This year we are making our first short drama, The Auditions. Monday 23 September 2019 11am-1pm (arrive from 10.30am). Together! Dance Club.The Dance Club uses improvisation techniques to create masked dance for the screen. Arrive in suitable shoes and clothing for movement.
Tuesdays 10am-12pm: Art Club. Applied Arts & Crafts. Materials provided. Learn inclusive Applied Arts and Crafts techniques together that can also be used in Fine Art including working with wool, decoupage and modelling.
Wednesdays 10.30am-12pm: Pop-Up Poetry Club. Read, write and perform poetry together.
Fridays 10am-12pm: Art Club. Drawing & Painting. Find and develop your own creative vision. Materials provided or bring your own.
We are Newham-based, but welcome participants from outside the borough. Participants and volunteers under the age of 26 can earn a nationally recognised Arts Award qualification through taking part; we will be re-launching an expanded Youth Together! programme shortly. Vicarage Lane Community Centre, Govier Close, E15 4HW. Nearest tube, overground and DLR stations: Stratford (fully accessible). Street parking.