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Eye Arts Club

General Details

Provide a leisure activity for disabled and able bodied children in a isolated rural area. The arts club organises projects for up to 20 people aged 7-17, with and without additional needs, including dance, movement, puppets, film, animation, masks, costumes & visual art.

Who to contact

Name
Liz Waugh McManus (tutor). Pat Brightwell
Position
Tutor. Secretary
Telephone
01379 668464 or 01379 870100
Email
lizwaugh@btinternet.com
Website
https://www.facebook.com/EyeArtsClub/
Social Media
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Additional contact

Name
Liz Waugh McManus
Position
Artist/Puppeteer
Email
lizwaugh@btinternet.com
Additional Website
www.lizwaughmcmanus.co.uk

Where to go

Name
Eye Arts Club
Address
The Dove Hall or the Chapel
The Vine Church
Dove Lane
Eye
Suffolk
Postcode
IP23 7BD
Area served
Eye
Transport
Parking is available in nearby Church Street near the library. Car park has disabled parking spaces.
Restrictions to access
Children between ages of 7 to 17.
Notes

The venue has been set up to be Covid-secure (e.g. hand sanitizer dispensors, regular cleaning/foogging etc) We will be meeting in the Vine Church chapel at the current time rather than the Dove Hall as it is larger and so better for social distancing.

Days & Times

Usually 5 to 7 sessions per term, Saturday morning from 10am - 12 noon Booking required. Please telephone for details or future dates.
Time of day
Morning
Session Information
Sat 5th February 10 till 12 Noon 5th February 2022 INTER-ACT - Sound, Making, and Movement, The Dove Hall, Dove Lane, Eye, IP23 7BD
Sat 12th February 2022 10 till 12 Noon INTER-ACT - Sound, Making, and Movement, The Dove Hall, Dove Lane, Eye, IP23 7BD
Sat 19th February 2022 10 till 12 Noon INTER-ACT - Sound, Making, and Movement, The Dove Hall, Dove Lane, Eye, IP23 7BD
Sat 26th February 2022 10 till 12 Noon INTER-ACT - Sound, Making, and Movement, The Dove Hall, Dove Lane, Eye, IP23 7BD
Sat 5th March 2022 10 till 12 Noon 5th February 2022 INTER-ACT - Sound, Making, and Movement, The Dove Hall, Dove Lane, Eye, IP23 7BD
Sat 12th March 2022 10 till 12 Noon 5th February 2022 INTER-ACT - Sound, Making, and Movement, The Dove Hall, Dove Lane, Eye, IP23 7BD
Sat 19th March 2022 10 till 12 Noon 5th February 2022 INTER-ACT - Sound, Making, and Movement, The Dove Hall, Dove Lane, Eye, IP23 7BD
Sat 26th March 2022 10 till 12 Noon 5th February 2022 INTER-ACT - Sound, Making, and Movement, The Dove Hall, Dove Lane, Eye, IP23 7BD

Other details

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£50 for whole project - 7 sessions
Cost Details
Reduction available for 2 children from the same family on request
Referral required?
No
Age Groups
Children (5-11), Young people
Accessibility
Wheelchair Access, Adapted Toilet, Audio Description
Notes

The children and young people have the opportunity to make masks & puppets, paint, draw, use photography, film, animation,  music and dance.  There is access to cameras and computers with editing and animation software. Sessions run by professional artists/ experienced at working with people with additional needs,  (owing to learning or physical disability, sensory impairment, autism, health issues or in care). Young people are also assisted by volunteer helpers. Pre-booking is required.

Service users involved in planning
Yes
Yes Children and Young people are consulted on projects
Last Updated
26/01/2022

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Experience of including people with special educational needs and disabilities

Eye Arts Club provides a sympathetic and supported setting for children and young people with additional needs, owing to learning or physical disability, sensory impairment, autism, health issues or in care, to socialize, have fun and participate in arts and performance activities.  Tutors are professional arts practitioners with experience of working with people with additional needs, trained in disability awareness and sensory activities.  Siblings and without without additional needs can enjoy activities together.

Contact
Liz Waugh McManus
Telephone
01379 668464
Email
lizwaugh@btinternet.com
Links
https://www.facebook.com/Eye-Arts-Club-285976594779961/

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