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ArtsEkta Invitation to organisations to join Mela 2022

  ArtsEkta is delighted to be hosting its largest ever Belfast Mela this year with a full return to live events. As part of the programme we also launching a brand new large scale opening event, Mela Carnival. The event will see us produce a new creative parade across the city centre which aims to bring visibility our diverse communities …

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The Summer Activities Directory

The list of summer activities included in this resource has been compiled by representatives from the 6 Southern Area LPGs and other contacts to ensure we can promote as much information as possible. Although this list isn’t exhaustive, we hope that it will provide useful information and links for parents/carers, children, young people and workers who are currently searching for …

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Mid Ulster Council – Age Friendly Strategy

Age Friendly Initiative Mid Ulster Council want to help improve the quality of life for older people living in the Mid Ulster area. What does an Age Friendly area look like? In an age-friendly community, policies, services and structures related to the physical and social environment are designed to support and enable older people to “age actively” – that is, to …

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Summer Digital Academies for young people under PEACE IV

PeaceIV Summer Digital Academies are taking place at venues across Belfast – including Avoneil Leisure Centre, Black box , Crumlin Road Gaol , City Church, Ozone Complex. These sessions are delivered by GIGA training and if you know of groups / individual young people who this may be of interest to – please feel free to circulate. Further details can …

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Summer Is Coming! | Southern Area LPGs Summer Activities Directory 2022

We are sending you a reminder about our upcoming Summer Is Coming! Zoom sessions which will be taking place NEXT WEEK. The purpose of these area-specific events is to provide other organisations and colleagues with information on summer activities planned for children, young people and families across the SHSCT area and more locally so that they, in turn, can share …

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Belfast MELA 2022 Carnival Parade – call out for participants

CALLING ON COMMUNITY GROUPS TO JOIN   BELFAST MELA’S NEW CARNIVAL PARADE IN CITY CENTRE THIS AUGUST More than one thousand performers, community groups and residents are set to take to the streets of Belfast this August in a dramatic new Mela Carnival parade being planned by ArtsEkta to launch the 16th Belfast Mela. The Mela Carnival celebrating Northern Ireland’s …

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