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DAC are recruiting new Director

Disability Arts Cymru seeks a Director to further develop and implement a comprehensive, and dynamic, artistic strategy for disability arts across Wales.           We believe in…. Opening up access and opportunity, celebrating diversity, nurturing embryonic and established high-calibre disabled practitioners, and inspiring change throughout Wales. Our vision is a simple one: to make the arts in…

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DAC Annual Poetry Competition

We invite you to submit work that is in response to the theme of Stronger Together:    We want to reflect the feelings of our DAC members about this through poetry: consider the theme personally and/or politically, for example:- relationships; partnerships; families; the power of people together; Unity; Solidarity or in response to Brexit and issues around Immigration.    …

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Poetry Competition iBook 2016

Free iBook For the second time we have created an iBook from the Poetry Competition inspired by the images in our Annual Exhibition with the theme of Austerity/ Extravagance. Caroline Gill was the winner with her poem Drop in the Ocean responding to her own artwork called Shoreline Symphonies. If you would like to read Caroline’s poem as well as…

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Accessible Screenings

Just a reminder for you. Audio Described cinema & DVD. Check out this web site for audio described cinema screenings: http://www.yourlocalcinema.com/ad.html Latest audio described DVD releases: http://www.yourlocalcinema.com/ad.dvd.html Sub-titled cinema Check out this web site for sub-titled screenings: http://www.yourlocalcinema.com/now.showing.html Find your local cinema, bookmark the page, check it every Friday for the latest shows!            

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Art Masterclasses for artists and creative

Wednesday 25 October 2017 10:30-16:00 The Carriage Works, Denbigh £13.87 – £27.14     Two master classes will run simultaneously (at the same venue) so allowing participants in each session to interact and network during the breaks as well as observe what each is doing. You can select one of the masterclasses either SAORImôr weaving or stained glass. To book and more…

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Singing for Lung Health

“Y Fegins”  – a weekly group for people with chronic lung conditions   Mondays 1.15- 2.30pm At Canolfan Penrhosgarnedd, Bangor   Research  shows singing an help people with respiratory conditons to: Improve  breath management Learn to lengthen the out breath Release tension Build stamina Meet people, be uplifted and have fun!!   For full details click on https://www.dropbox.com/s/4ur0ynpm0trl8tx/SFLH%20INFO%20poster%20May%2017%20engl%20%283%29%20%281%29.jpg?dl=0   Or Telepone…

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Of Mice and Men – Chapter, Cardiff 18- 28 October

  August 012 are pleased to announce details about the company’s next production, Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck. Award winning company August 012 in collaboration with Hijinx will ex-plore John Steinbeck’s American monolith, performing at Chapter Arts Centre during October.      Lennie is strong and simple. George is short and sharp. They are migrant farm workers. It’s…

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Helfa gelf – Residencies

Helfa Gelf is hosting a number of residency projects during September as part of this year’s event.        Helfa Gelf @ Galeri, Caernarfon Doc Victoria Caernarfon Gwynedd, LL55 1SQ 16 – 17 September 11 – 4pm on both days Working with HG artists group, CARN, the general public will be invited to create a large installation of large newspaper front pages,  to…

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Helfa Gelf Exhibitions

Helfa Gelf is hosting a number of exhibitions during September as part of this year’s event.         Helfa Gelf CYWRAIN @ Galeri, Caernarfon Doc Victoria Caernarfon Gwynedd, LL55 1SQ 11 September – 03 November For more information please visit the website:  www.helfagelf.co.uk www.galericaernarfon.com DENBIGHSHIRE ARTISTS The Carriageworks, Love Lane, Denbigh LL16 3LU https://makethemostof.co.uk/the-denbigh- carriageworks-art-gallery-space-coffee-shop For further information contact:  lynne@makethemostof.co.uk …

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Disability Wales – Direct Payment Survey

The survey below will help Disability Wales  collect evidence to support our application for a new Direct Payments project next year.     Please complete on the link below if you would like to respond Here’s hoping for fruitful responses!   https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/DP_Recipients (Direct Payment Recipients)  

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Gofal – Journeys Project

Gofal’s Journeys project facilitates peer support groups and run courses in Wales for people experiencing depression and anxiety.       The groups offer support where peers support one another with the issues they are facing. People will be able to share experience with other who have similar issues in a friendly, relaxed and confidential setting. We have several groups across…

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The Welsh Autism Show

Cardiff 2017 2500 already registered to attend! September 28th 9am – 4pm  Cardiff City Stadium  The Welsh Autism show Cardiff is just 2 weeks away and has so far received an astonishing 2500 pre registered attendees. It’s set to be a fantastic show including the official opening  by actor Richard Mylan and his son Jaco who both stared in the BBC…

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