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Adult & Collections Workshops and Performances

Climate Action Day

On November 4th we’ll be hosting a full day of events focusing on the climate emergency.

We’ll have a showing of Can I Live?, a film about the climate catastrophe which weaves together spoken word, rap, theatre and animation to build a narrative around environmental and social justice; a panel discussion following the film and including creative responses to it; vegan canapes; our monthly family antics; and a collaborative family art session by artist Phil Barton as part of the National Day of Action to Remember Nature.

Come along and be part of our response to the climate crisis, raising awareness of and engaging creatively with some of the most important issues we face in the world today.

10am - 4pm | Day of Action to Remember Nature workshop with Phil Barton | Marquee

11am & 2pm | Family Antics | Training Room

12pm - 12:30pm | Food offering - vegan canapes | Old Stables 

1:00pm | Can I Live? Film Screening (60mins) | Old Stables 

2:15pm | Panel Discussion & Q&A (60mins) | Old Stables

3:30pm | A reading of the Manifesto for the Day of Action to Remember Nature, unveiling of the co-collaborative creative piece, and a tree planting the courtyard area | Old Stables

CLICK HERE to let us know if you'll be coming to the event. 

 

  • Dates
    Saturday 4th November 2023
    10:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Tickets

    FREE, open to all 

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Additional notes:

 

  • Recommended age group is for guidance only if you have any questions on suitability please speak to one of our team members or email info@thewhitaker.org
  • All activities are fully inclusive, please contact our team on info@thewhitaker.org if you have any specific questions on accessibility
  • Unless otherwise stated, for family workshops you only need to book a ticket for each child attending. Accompanying adult is free
  • Activities can be booked via our website or by visiting our Welcome Desk
  • Whilst some activities are offered free due to our current funding from ACE and HLF, we have introduced ‘pay what you can’ for some events with a suggested donation. We appreciate donations to ensure we can keep activities running in the future
  • Our events cancellation policy can be accessed here.

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