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Calling all dancers or aspiring dancers

AppetiteStoke have a wonderful opportunity for you for community participation in an upcoming dance show ‘Handbag’ that will be part of the larger Big Feast programme at the end of August. Here is a link to a video of a previous performance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ayVQvW6aDmA It would be great if you...

More opportunities from Changes Wellbeing

The April/May calendar of activities from Changes to support your emotional health and wellbeing through a variety of courses in things like Anxiety Management, Anger Management, relaxation techniques and much much more is available. Some of the courses are run by Changes and some by the Adult and Community...

Fantastic Clay making Opportunity!

Our lovely friends at BCB (British Ceramics Biennial) have teamed up with the learning organisation WEA to offer a practical claymaking workshop. Many of our members have taken part in the claymaking workshops with BCB and their resident artist Sarah Fraser, and this is an opportunity to grow your...

International Suicide Prevention Day 10th September – Resources

Youth mental Health day 07th of September. International Suicide Prevention Day 10th Of September. The mental health of our families, colleagues and participants is vitally important and this has since been compounded by the recent pandemic. So, it is essential we recognise these important dates and we all talk...

Green Angels: Courses and Events at Hassall Green Nature Reserve

COURSES Wetland Creation Course, starting Tuesday 6th October ·         Delivered by Cheshire Wildlife Trust over four weeks, trainees will learn about Wetland ecology, and will design and create at least two ponds at Hassall Green, leaving a permanent wetland feature on the site for wildlife. Habitat Creation Workshop, Thursday 8th October ·         Half-day workshop giving...

Green Angels: Environmental Education Courses

(See bottom of post for booking instructions) Environmental Education Course Wednesdays from 23rd July – 20th August 2020 Delivered by the Land Trust’s in-house forest school practitioner and Green Angels Project Manager, this course is a perfect opportunity to learn about providing environmental education experiences for young people outdoors. This course...

Volunteer Week – some opportunities for you

As we all know this week is volunteer week, and Connecting Choices has always been one to promote volunteering opportunities not only as they look amazing on a participants CV but because of enormous feeling of doing something good that we get from volunteering and helping other people. Add...

Online and paper based training/learning opportunities

The Pathways Group are currently offering a number of training courses that may suit some of the Connecting Choices BBO participants, Most of the training is online but Pathways are also offering paperbased learning and will drop off the resources to the learner’s address. Here are the courses that...