Where: Bristol based, with partner organisations hosting nationwide. 

What: Marmalade Trust is dedicated to raising awareness of loneliness and helping people make new friendships and connections. We launched the first ever Loneliness Awareness Week (LAW) in 2017, which reached over a million people. It placed the extent of loneliness on the national agenda and actively supported those who took part to increase their social contact and make new friendships.

Monday, 18 June, 2018 - 09:00 to Friday, 22 June, 2018 - 20:00

Arts for Well-being Drop In : 

Thursday mornings 10-12am : a contribution towards cost is welcome.

- Relax and unwind, as you enjoy exploring your creativity

- Learn new skills, make new friends, gain confidence as you learn to collage, paint, draw, print and create an art journal about your life or interests

- No previous experience necessary, all abilities welcome, Refreshment provided

Thursday, 10 May, 2018 - 10:00

As we lead up to the next Vitality event on Saturday 21st April at The Malcolm X Centre, Vitality Bristol and Art Play Environment Project are delighted to be offering a set of costume-making workshops for children and young people aged 6+.

Thursday, 12 April, 2018 - 15:30 to Sunday, 15 April, 2018 - 17:00

A vibrant and non-profit daytime event which brings together local Bristol sound systems, musicians, performers, community organisations and independent businesses and which celebrates wellbeing through serving 100% plant-based, delicious and healthy street-food in an alcohol-free and family-friendly environment...





Saturday, 21 April, 2018 -
14:00 to 20:00

St Pauls Carnival (CIC)  will be holding a ‘Get Involved’ community workshop on February 23rd at the Malcolm X Centre to share plans for this year’s 50th anniversary Carnival and ask local people to help make the event happen.

This event will outline a host of opportunities for individuals and community groups to get involved in the 50th Anniversary of Carnival. The opportunities on offer are varied and numerous, with something for everyone; including fundraising assistance and team leader roles within numerous voluntary groups – including young peoples and environmental groups.

Friday, 23 February, 2018 -
18:00 to 20:00
A lantern parade and lantern making workshops to celebrate 100 years of votes for women
Culminating at College Green with a choir peformance
How to get involved:
  • Come to the parade wearing suffragette colours: Green & Purple
  • Attend a workshop to make a lantern - see attached flyer for details
  • To make a lantern at home visit: glueyfingers.wordpress.com  
(Strictly no candles and no open flames)
Tuesday, 6 February, 2018 - 18:00

Our annual stroll around the Avon Valley visiting St Anne's Woods, Eastwood Farm, Avon Valley Woodlands & Dundridge Park as well as Troopers Hill.

Lunch at Beese's or bring a picnic to eat in Eastwood Farm. You will need 25p per person for Beese's ferry. 

The walk is free but we have to limit numbers to ensure everyone can hear the speakers.

Sunday, 27 May, 2018 -
10:30 to 15:30

Improve your mood & beat the winter blues! Come & join us every Thursday for fun & relaxation - painting, drawing, collaging & art journalling in a friendly, welcoming environment. No experience neccessary, basic materials & refreshments provided. This activity is suitable for people with stress, anxiety, depression. 

Cost; £10 waged/£5 concession.

Thursday, 11 January, 2018 -
10:00 to 12:00

Learn to make puppets (rod marrionettes), with a friendly group in a relaxed atmosphere. Using wood, paper mache & material scraps,we will make our own beautiful eastern European rod marrionette inspired puppets.

No experience neccessary, this 6 week course is run by a professional puppet maker. Basic materials (& refreshments) provided. £72; concessions available. 

Tuesday, 9 January, 2018 -
19:00 to 21:00

Feel Good Club

Take some time out for yourself; practice gentle techniques to de-stress and relax.

Move on to full blown playfulness and joy.

Followed by refreshments (included).

Small group of maximum 12

Saturday, 25 November, 2017 - 18:00 to Sunday, 26 November, 2017 - 19:30


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