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Arts at The Heart and Epic Arts

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Our Arts Development team are raising awareness of two amazing projects they are running. 

Arts At The Heart is a project for isolated older people. If you live by yourself in Kirk Hallam or are not able to
get out and about this could be for you. Big Kirk Hallam are working with Erewash Borough Council to provide isolated older people with up to 8 free weekly arts and craft sessions at home and assistance to take part in a free local community arts group too. Our next community arts groups are at Kirk Hallam Community Hall,Kenilworth Drive.

Next to the Children's Centre, the Castle pub and the shops. The dates are

Thursday October 15th
1.30pm – 2.30pm

Thursday November 12th 1.30pm –
2.30pm

Thursday December 10th 1.30pm –
2.30pm

For both the community group and sessions in your home an artist will bring art materials and resources for you to try your hand at a
selection of arts activities. You do not need to be a skilled artist yourself. The artist will bring everything you need to create objects, pictures and enjoy the chance to be creative and its free.

To book on or find out more contact Arts Development, Laura or Frances on 0115 9072244 ex 4604. Or email artsdev@erewash.gov.uk

Epic Arts is a group for young people aged 11 – 16 years experiencing difficulties with their emotional health and well being, this may include; mental health difficulties, self harming, a difficult family situation or low confidence and self-esteem. Epic is
now in its second term running on a Friday evening from 4.30pm – 6.30pm at Abbotsford Community Centre, Cotmanhay. Its free and there are places available.

In the summer the group created a short animation premiered at the Scala in Ilkeston .This autumn the group is working
together with a small team of artists using drawing, drama, music and creative writing . Its great fun and new participants are very welcome to come along.

“This week at Epic Arts has been brill” .

If you or anyone you know would like to come along or want to find out more contact Arts Development, Laura or Frances on 0115
9072244 ex 4604. Or email artsdev@erewash.gov.uk

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