August
dates

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BREATHE PLAY LAUGH

August 27th 1pm-6pm

An afternoon of imaginative play:a radical act of community care for Black & People of Colour  who are artists, creatives, community organisers and facilitators.

Join us for an afternoon of relationship building, guided breath & body work and image making exercises, all curated to offer a space to breathe, dream and open your imagination as a radical act of community care for Black & People of Colour who are artists, creatives, community organisers and facilitators. There are no expectations, no specific outcomes, no specific experience or practices needed- just intentionally held space for you to explore. We’ll do the planning, holding, organising all you need to do is book and we will take care of the rest.

There will be drinks and snacks available throughout the session and a sharing of food from 5pm

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Mondays 6:45-7:45pm

Dance class for all abilities, advance booking recommended. Get your joy on with movement director and choreographer Darragh O’Leary. Pop routines to sweat and laugh too. 

Mon 8th Aug 6:45pm
Mon 15th Aug 6:45pm
Mon 22n Aug
 6:45pm
Mon 29th Aug 6:45pm
£10/£5 Concessions*
4 Class Saver Bundle £32

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**NEW TIME SUNDAY 5pm-6:15pm

Inclusive body positive yoga classes at Afri-Co-Lab will be taught by Janice Kate Fisher a queer, non binary, medium fat yoga teacher with nearly 20 years experience of teaching classical hatha yoga to all body types.

These classes are for EVERY BODY but we especially welcome folks in fat bodies, queer, trans and gender non conforming bodies, Black and Brown bodies, older bodies, disabled bodies and anyone who feels more comfortable in body diverse spaces.

Sun 7th August 5pm
Sun 14th August 5pm

Sun 21st August 5pm
28th Aug - 18th Sept no classes 
Sun 25th September 5pm

£10/£7/£5 Sliding Scale*
Block Booking available.
Max 6 folks in class. 

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DARE 2 REPAIR

Next Date:  7th August 2022

Tired of Losing your keys to the holes in your pockets? Or are your favourite trousers split in an Opps way?
Don’t throw them away bring them along to Dare 2 Repair. Together we’ll mend your garments, so you don’t have to say goodbye to your favourite looks! 

Sun 7th August 1pm-3:30pm
Sun 21st August 10:30am-3:30pm
Sun 4th September 10:30am-3:30pm


Pay By Donation

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COLLAGE & CHILL

August 25th 7pm-9pm

September 29th 7pm-9pm

It does exactly what it says on the tin! Join us for an eve of creative reflection through the art of collage. Using magazines, fabrics, wallpaper, banana leaf and whatever paper-like materials we can find. Cut and combine images and textures to reflect the world as you feel it.

The last Thursday of the month.  7pm-9pm

£10/£5 Concessions

recent
happenings

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COMMUNITY THEATRE 
PROJECT with HASTINGS LAST THURSDAY!

Nature stops for no one.

Like the millisecond between an inhale and an exhale.

An Audio Piece, A Theatrical Experience, A Community Creation

Click below to find out more about this project.

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11th June 2022 10am - 10pm

Twelve hours, eight sitters, one venue! The number of pictures produced? Well, that’s up to you!

 

Whether you're an artistic newbie, an old master, or a free spirit, come and draw your heart out in the comfort of your local creativity lab and raise funds for The Refugee Buddy Project and Hastings Supports Refugee Community Group in our Life Drawathon..

£10 £5 Concessions available

HASTINGS LAST THURSDAY

Afri-Co-Lab is a community interest company based in
St Leonards-On-Sea, East Sussex, headed up by fashion designer makers Anna & Lilly.

Combining their Ugandan cultural heritage, British seaside home and sustainability to create workshops, educational programmes, creative events and artistic interventions for seasoned and newbie creatives alike!

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Hattie Spice shop front takeover. January 2021

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facilitating creative exploration.

Past Projects

discovering your inner maker.

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Making Things Happen

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identity

creativity

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Never too young to create.      

Mini-Makers.                        

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  Making                        

  Uganglish Style.