Spot On Back Yard Adventures

A summer project for 20 local school children aged 8-13 years old : 6th-17th August 2012 The aim of this project was to prise the children away from computers and social network sites and encourage them to enjoy some traditional activities and face-to-face fun. These included gardening, cooking, art and design, team games, a science…

Spot On recycling project 2010

The project took place in August 2010 over an eight day period. There were approximately 20 participants engaged in art based workshops. A professional artist worked with the young people to design and produce a static 3D wall mural made from recycled materials, discussing, designing and extending the participants knowledge on current recycling issues in…

Spot On Drama Project

The project that took place was a supported workshop, which ran over a four day period from 16/2/09¬†until¬†19/2/09. There were 20 participants engaged in a theatre based workshop. Two actors from sideways theatre worked with the young people to theme a presentation involving current issues that enabled the young people to make a positive contribution…

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Wind and Water 2008

In August 2008 St Albans staged another of its Holiday Schemes. The project was delivered over a two-week period. ‘Wind and Water’ was based around an environmental theme, which aimed to draw attention to various aspects of the elemental forces, which surround and shape our every-day lives. It began gently with pictures to consider and…