Knowsley Community & Voluntary Services
Leadership. Ingenuity. Sector Social Growth
The Merseyside Independent Business Awards have been launched publicly today.
Entry deadline – 11/08/2017
Awards ceremony takes place – 12/10/2017 at Titanic Hotel Liverpool.
Coffee Morning At Rebound – In Aid Of The Alzheimer’s Society.
Wed 14th June 11.15 am to 1pm
Care and Respite Support Services is a registered charity based in Knowsley specialising in the delivery of home care and support packages across Merseyside.
As a charity, they are now also registered with Open Awards to deliver qualifications. The first to be delivered is a level 3 Award in Education and Training and will be run by their in house tutor Dave Yates. This is for anyone looking to be a tutor/start teaching.
Working Better Together, Thursday 29th Jun 2017 at 09:30 – 11.30am.
This Working Better Together event is part of a series of work, activity and created space to open and progress the dialogue and joint work between the Social Sector in Knowsley and Knowsley Council to achieve a shared vision for Knowsley, together. The event is attended by key Council decision makers in partnership with KCVS.
Multi-award winning MATE Productions launch their 2017 outdoor tour of William Shakespeare’s The Tempest directed and produced by Artistic Director Gaynor La Rocca in partnership with the Shakespeare North Trust and in association with the RSC (Royal Shakespeare Company).
You are invited to the launch of the BigDeal Youth Outreach Programme for Sefton and Knowsley, to raise awareness of problem gambling and its impact on young people.
Each week 16% of young people are estimated to have gambled, compared with 5% who have smoked and 8% who have drank alcohol*. Evidence consistently shows that young people are disproportionately at risk of developing problems with gambling, as well as being harmed by the gambling of their family or friends.
Huyton Gallery, Knowsley – 5 June – 29 July 2017
Huyton Gallery presents this colourful solo exhibition of work by Liverpool-based artist, Paul Romano, as his first exhibition in Knowsley.
The ever-popular Elizabethan Fayre will return to Prescot on Saturday 3 June, re-creating the town’s famous Tudor Fayres and celebrating its wonderful heritage.Entertainment will have a distinctly Tudor feel with traditional craft demonstrations and hands-on workshops in pottery, willow making, candle making, calligraphy and wood turning. There will be exotic animals and native species for visitors to handle, including fox cubs, barn owls, lizards and guinea pigs – which were one of the favourite pets of the Elizabethan era. The ever-popular birds of prey demonstrations and circus skills workshops will also be back.
PLC Activities Club (Vee’s Place) are holding a table sale on Bank Holiday Monday 1st May 17, 11am to 2pm.
80 Kemble Street, Prescot, L34 5SF (Zion Church Building).
Are you thinking of applying for the ESF community grants – Round 3?
Tom Youds – Grant Administrator from WEA has agreed to hold 1 – 1 surgeries for Knowsley Groups on the morning of the 27th April 2017.