It's Older People's Month this October and to celebrate we're Ageing with Style with Newcastle City Council and offering with a heap of ways you can come along and have a go at our creative sessions.
This month new members are welcome to join Creative Friends, a weekly group for those aged over 50 and interested in getting creative alongside local artsists.
On Thursday, November 7, 14 and 21 join the group in the Maker Space at Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead between 1.30pm and 3.30pm and discover printing. Sessions cost £3 per person.
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Discover Creative Age this October!
Creative Age brings artist-led sessions to cultural venues for people living with dementia and their carers.
This October come along, have a go and discover Creative Age at the following venues:
Hatton Gallery, King’s Road, Newcastle, NE1 8QB, Wednesday, October 2, 2pm – 4pm, free
Northern Print, Stepney Bank, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2NP, Tuesday, October 15, 10am – 12pm, £3 donation towards materials
The Barn at Easington with East Durham Creates, Thorpe Lea East, Easington Colliery, Peterlee, SR8 3UT, Friday, October 18, 1pm – 3pm, free
Bowes Museum, Newgate, Barnard Castle, DL12 8NP, Tuesday, October 8, 2pm – 4pm, free
Durham Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill Rd, Durham, DH1 3TH, Wednesday, October 9, 2.30pm – 4.30pm, free
Arts Centre Washington, Biddick Lane, Washington, NE38 8AB, Thursday, October 10, 1.30pm – 3.30pm, free and Friday, October 11, 1.30pm – 3.30pm, free
National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, Sunderland, SR6 0GL, Tuesday, October 8, 2pm – 4pm, £5
Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens, Burdon Rd, Sunderland, SR1 1PP, Tuesday, October 8, 1pm – 3pm, free
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