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Inspiring Wellbeing

North West Area Group Meeting
Monday 2 July 2018 10.45am – 3pm, Abbott Hall Art Gallery, Kendal

Engage members and regional colleagues are invited to join North West Area Reps for an Area Group Meeting at Abbot Hall Art Gallery on 2 July, 10.45am-3pm.

This session explores the theme of art and wellbeing ahead of the Engage Conference this year, with a focus on programming for older people and those living with dementia with colleagues from Lakeland Arts, Wordsworth Trust and Creative Age. It is also a chance to hear more about the Great Exhibition of the North's 'Inspired by' programme - involving venues and organisations from across the region. There will be an opportunity for further networking whilst exploring Abbot Hall Art Gallery when the meeting concludes.

Lunch is provided. Please confirm dietary requirements when booking - they are required two weeks before the event.

The meeting is an opportunity for all colleagues working in galleries, museums and education to catch up, network and help plan future events in the North West.

 

Click here to book a place or to request further information, contact Hannah Gaunt NW Area Rep on Hannah@theturnpike.org.uk

Location: Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 5AL The LAB learning centre is a separate building to the art gallery, located on the other side of the Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry. 


Parking: A pay to display carpark is on-site. 

Public Transport: 'Oxenholme-The Lake District' is the nearest main-line railway station. A connecting train will bring you to Kendal Station. The station is one mile from the Art Gallery on a level walk along the river Kent. 

Posted on 31 May 2018

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