Information, Opportunities and News for those in Arts Education

June 2017

Find below a list of stories added over the last month. Sometimes we have stories posted that have very short lead-times. Please accept our apologies for anything where the deadline has passed. You can make contact with the organisation to see when they are next running their event / training course etc. or you can subscribe to our RSS feed to keep up to date. If you can't view this email properly you can view it on the website



Freelancers Breakfast Club


Freelancers working in arts education who live/work in Lewisham - dates for your diaries    

Sound Connections' ever-popular Would Like to Meet… networking events offers anyone working in music education the chance to meet, share and learn from others in the sector.

Talk about...ART & SOCIAL CHANGE in partnership with St Margaret's C of E Primary School explores the movement that restored traditional crafts, made everyday items things of beauty and made craftsmen and women respected members of society.

Admission to the exhibition at St Margaret's Church, Lee, Lee Terrace SE13 5DN is FREE OF CHARGE. Come and enjoy free activities for all the family.

The sixth annual London Creativity and Wellbeing Week will take place from 12-18 June 2017


Fully funded bursaries for young people who are committed to music, drama or the arts

Southwark Council’s grants programme for events to celebrate Black History Month this October is now open for applications 

Deutsche Bank and The London Community Foundation are delighted to announce the launch of the Deutsche Bank Small Grants Fund for 2017.

The Near Neighbours programme offers small grants between £250 and £5,000, as seed funding for local groups and organisations who are working to bring together neighbours, to develop relationships across diverse faiths and ethnicities in order to improve their communities.

A rolling grant scheme to support the cultural sector’s work with children and young people

The Blue Elephant Young People’s Theatre is seeking to fill this part-time fixed term contract job starting in September 2017. Deadline Thursday 22 June.

Royal Museums Greenwich have worked in collaboration with Secondary and Post-16 teachers to produce free resources for Art and Design teachers to use at the National Maritime Museum and the Queen’s House.

London Bubble makes theatre with community and builds community through theatre. We bring together children, adults and artists to create exciting inter-generational projects.

Facing the Future, Forging Ahead Core resilience in the museum learning sector

Brand new creative heritage project at Battersea Arts Centre starting in July

Professional Development

A days workshop for practitioners across sectors

Open to dancers of all abilities to come and take part