News from Voluntary Arts

#Love To DANCE Grants – Skills Sharing Session & Pop Up Arts Clinic

#Love To DANCE Grants – Skills Sharing Session & Pop Up Arts Clinic #LoveToDANCE Skills Sharing Session 
Ulster Hall, Belfast
Tuesday 25 August 2015 
10am to 12noon
#LoveToDance Pop Up Arts Clinic
Verbal Arts Centre
Tuesday 22 September 2015
11am to 4pm 
General info; The Love To DANCE Fund is a new initiative from Dance Resource Base (DRB) and Voluntary Arts Ireland (VAI) to foster excellence by providing dance teachers/facilitators with small grants of financial […]

#LovetoPHOTO – Are you one of Barra’s Best?

#LovetoPHOTO – Are you one of Barra’s Best? August marks the beginning of a brand new challenge from #lovetoPHOTO in collaboration with Barra Best, BBC Northern Ireland’s Weather Present and avid weather pic fan. We want to see all your wild and wonderful weather photos from across the UK and Ireland and share them, and our glorious weather, with the world. Barra will choose his […]

Volunteering In the Arts toolkit training

Date: 16 September 2015, 1pm to 3pm
Where: Tamworth Assembly Rooms, Corporation Street, Tamworth B79 7DN
This free  training session will give voluntary arts groups the necessary skills/experience to recruit, retain and support volunteers and also introduce them to the work of Voluntary Arts and Tamworth Volunteer Centre.
The toolkit is a ‘how to guide’ to improve […]

Love to Get Creative Northern Ireland Roadshow

On 8th September in the Lyric Theatre, Belfast 2-4pm the Northern Ireland BBC Get Creative Champions are gathering to highlight what is happening in Northern Ireland as part of the BBC Get Creative and #loveto campaigns. As well as bringing to life all of the creative activity that happens in Northern Ireland they will help […]

#LovetoPHOTO – Celebrate your family with BabyDay!

#LovetoPHOTO – Celebrate your family with BabyDay! This month, #Loveto is celebrating the art of photography, asking everyone and anyone to capture The Moment that matters to them and share with the world. One of #Loveto’s partners, BabyDay, shares that passion completely. BabyDay is an event coming up in Belfast on Sunday 27 September 2015, brought to us by the Replay Theatre Company (with key […]

Capture The Moment with #lovetoPHOTO

Capture The Moment with #lovetoPHOTO The Summer months bring us all out into the sun and gives us the perfect excuse to use our cameras and smartphones to capture all those special moments. #lovetoPHOTO: The Moment launches across the UK and Republic of Ireland alongside the Northern Ireland Photographic Associations Annual Exhibition on 2nd July 2015 at 7.30pm in the […]

New toolkit helps arts organisations work with volunteers

‘Volunteering In the Arts’ is a new toolkit created by Volunteer Scotland and Voluntary Arts Scotland, designed to help arts organisations reach out to, recruit and retain volunteers.
Inside the toolkit you’ll find information on creating a volunteer role, how to find your volunteers, what you need to have in place before taking them on, and how […]

Train the Trainer, Nottingham

Train the Trainer, Nottingham Where: Mansfield Library, Mansfield Four Seasons Shopping Centre, West Gate, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire NG18 1NH
When: starting 11 June 2015
Do you have a passion for creative activities such as crafts, singing, theatre or music?
Would you like to have the confidence and knowledge to be able to share your passion by passing on your creative skills […]
Voluntary Arts is the operating name of The Voluntary Arts Network (VAN) which is registered in Scotland as Company No. 139147 and Charity No. SC020345. Registered Office: 54 Manor Place, Edinburgh EH3 7EH, Scotland, UK.