Archive for May, 2014

Well Dressing Trip to Etwall

As part of The Web of Water project on the 17th of May, Artcore organised a trip to the annual well-dressing event in Etwall, where residents from the divers communities of Derby went along to explore and understand the tradition of Derbyshire: Well Dressings. The local communities from Etwall came…

In: Sharing Heritage

School Workshop at Derby Moor Community Sports College

On Friday the 4th April, Artcore delivered a workshop at Derby Moor Community Sports College to get year 7’s and 8’s involved with our Web of Water Project. Thirteen kids were hand-picked by the teachers to join us and come up with a water related idea about the use and…

In: Children & Water

Oral History Training

On Wednesday the 16th of April, Colin Hyde from the East Midlands Oral History Archive came to Artcore to deliver a training session about Oral History, how to capture it, how best to record it and how it is practised in the community. The session ran from 11.00am till 2.30pm,…

In: Sharing Heritage

Youth Workshop with NCS Derby College

On the 23rd of April, a group of 15 young adults from Derby College took part in a research and Find a Fact session as a part of the Web of Water project. As a part of their NCS visit, the young people got a tour of the building and…

In: Children & Water