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Creativity Camps Week
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Headdress and diorama making with artist Ramona Bigwood for our Swallows and Amazons themed multi-arts Creativity Camp week Creativity Camps Outing “A wonderfully adventurous day at the Riverside Centre canoeing and making found collage and journey sticks. We all feel … Read More

My Normal group were at SUPERNORMAL festival
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We were so delighted to be associate producers of the festival. See some of our posts with the acts and activities we programmed! My Normal’s zine for @supernormalfestival includes information about some really cool acts we picked as associate programmers … Read More

My Normal @ Supernormal Festival
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“The young people at the My Normal Music Project are associate programmers for @SUPERNORMAL Festival this weekend. Here’s a sneak peak of some of the artwork for the Zine they have made for the festival about themselves and the acts they have … Read More

Thank You Breakfast
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This month marks a year of Ark-T managing two centres for the community – Ark-T Centre and The Venue, which we took under our wing in summer 2018. Our mission: to offer two welcoming, vibrant, enriching spaces for the community … Read More

FAM JAM – SAT 27TH JULY
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FAM JAM – SAT 27TH JULY – 1.30-3PM FAM JAM is perfect for families with kids under 11 years. Fam Jam is for all family models, dads, mums, carers, grandparents, aunts and uncles. Prepare to have some family fun with … Read More

The Power of Me
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The Power of Me Exhibition 11th July – 8th August This term, Herspace JR (6-11yrs) and Herspace SR (11-16yrs) visual art and wellbeing groups have been exploring the theme of identity through the concept of “The Power of Me”. We … Read More

Martha’s Favourite Shoes
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Martha Mary Fernback’s life was tragically cut short, aged 15, when she died of an accidental ecstasy overdose at Hinksey Park, Oxford in July 2013.   In 2018, when Martha would have turned 21, Ark-T in collaboration with Martha’s Mum, … Read More

Cowley Road Carnival 2019
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A Huge Thank you to everyone who took part in this year’s Carnival. Thank you all for being part of another amazing Cowley Road Carnival with Ark-T, for those who took part in the procession and for all your support … Read More