Join People Express at a festival or community event this year to take part in our exciting, creative, fun, free activities. Listed below are events we have or will be attending (more information will be published closer to the date of each event):
Monday 10th April- 10am-4pm- Gresley Old Hall Community Fun Day, Church Gresley
Free willow weaving and ceramic workshops for all ages.
Sunday 14th May- Swadlincote Festival of Transport, People Express, Swadlincote
Model making based on transport, using recycled materials.
Friday 19th May- Eureka Park Event (Free activities for young people aged 11-19)
Our Creative Young Producers attend an event especially for young people at Eureka Park in the lead up to ATW5 (Around the World in 5 Days). Free Badge making.
Saturday 20th May- Thistley Meadow Community Day, Hatton
Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th June- 12pm-4pm each day- Festival of Leisure, Maurice Lea Memorial Park, Church Gresley
2 days of free Caribbean Carnival inspired arts headdress making, face painting and dance, aswell as silk painting and dress up. In partnership with EMCCAN, the East Midlands Carribean Carnival Arts Network.
Monday 24th June to Friday 28th July- ATW5 (Around the World in 5 Days), multiple venues across Swadlincote
A multicultural Arts Festival for children and young people, aged 0-18 years. All events were free to attend. Activities included Henna
Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th September- Melbourne Festival, Melbourne