The first of a series of regular posts where we highlight any changes at the Timebank and share posts from social media that not everyone gets to see. If you want your event or news shared – then please get in touch.
Due to the nature of the page many of the links are external.
Wellness (is now) king…
It’s no great surprise in a pandemic, but many are switching to find ways to make themselves better – either in recovering (from disease or mental health issues) or being better for whatever future this throws up at us.
This is reflected in trending topics on Google
Have you thought about how you might use or promote your practice in relation to DIY wellness? Can you deliver a course, support or mentoring on doing one of your skills? Does what you create have a well-being guide? Can you think laterally or collaborate with others to generate (work, ideas, income) differently?
The Facebook members chat group no longer requires admins to approve posts - so anyone can post without waiting for moderation. (Only Facebook members can access; message us on the Facebook page to request access)
Paint! Got some or need some? Consider checking out Seagulls – who were featured recently in West Leeds Despatch
Why not book a one to one conversation with an artist in the Timebank ? Its easy to set up and can happen via online platforms (Zoom, Facebook) or even a (more traditional) telephone conversation!
Event: Delivering participatory theatre during social distancing – a series of events for participatory theatre makers and facilitators. Delivered by Collective Encounters. >> Read more
If you want some moments of less pressured creativity – consider checking out Inkwell’s online events: >> Read more (Facebook)
Website updates We're in the process of improving the website - aiming to make things clearer and easier and provide you with more examples of how you can gain the most from the Timebank. If there's something you'd like more information about - or if you'd like to share some news about your practice or a project then please let us know.