Business Events

Hear business people talk at our creative training event about how they have used the arts to motivate and engage their staff. 

  • For Board Members & Cultural Leaders – Volunteer Fundraising Board – Godsend or God Help Us!

    19/10/2017

    James Street South

    Guest speaker Jennifer Coleman, Director of Development at the Institute of Imagination, formerly Head of Volunteer Board Fundraising at the NSPCC. She is a bit of an evangelist about charities working with volunteers to enable them to make the greatest possible difference for their cause. She also knows that volunteers and volunteer boards can be a drain on resources if not managed well. Come hear her share her hard-won experience in this field!

    This event will take place on 19 October, 4.30pm to 6pm in the Private Dining Room at James Street South, to book your place email Kate Livingston at k.livingston@artsandbusinessni.org.uk.

  • Arts Uncovered with Cinemagic - Peanuts Movie

    08/10/2017

    Ulster Museum, Belfast

    Our lovely friends at Cinemagic are running their annual Cinemagic Film and Television Festival from 6th October – 8th November. There are over 200 films and events in the programme so check out their website here: www.cinemagic.org.uk/news-and-press

    All sorts of films are included so whether you want to watch Dumbo and also learn some fun circus skills with Timmy the Juggling Jester, or perhaps attend an ‘In Conversation’ with Sir Tony Robinson, see the animation The Girl Without Hands or just enjoy heart-warming The Oddsockeater with your children, there is something for everyone.

    We have been offered a limited number of free tickets for our business members for a selection of these wonderful children’s events:

    The Peanuts Movie on 8th October in The Ulster Museum 10am-12.30pm (including a comic book making demo)

    The Peanuts Movie and Comic Book Making:
    Snoopy embarks upon his greatest mission as he and his team take to the skies to pursue their arch-nemesis, while his best pal Charlie Brown begins his own epic quest back home to win the love of his life.

    Make a Mini-Comic
    Want to learn how to make your own comic? Join artist Davy Francis and the Comic Book Guys as they invite kids to devise their very own comic strip. Children will develop their own characters, worlds and storylines in this fun and creative workshop.

    http://www.cinemagic.org.uk/children-and-families/films-c/specific/the-peanuts-movie-make-a-mini-comic/

    If you would like to take advantage of this fabulous business member offer please email s.mackey@artsandbusienssni.org.uk, stating your preferred film, the names of your party (max 4 per request please).

    First come first served so don’t delay!

  • Arts Uncovered with Cinemagic

    15/10/2017

    No Alibis Bookstore, 83 Botanic Ave, Belfast BT7 1JL

    Our lovely friends at Cinemagic are running their annual Cinemagic Film and Television Festival from 6th October – 8th November. There are over 200 films and events in the programme so check out their website here: www.cinemagic.org.uk/news-and-press

    All sorts of films are included so whether you want to watch Dumbo and also learn some fun circus skills with Timmy the Juggling Jester, or perhaps attend an ‘In Conversation’ with Sir Tony Robinson, see the animation The Girl Without Hands or just enjoy heart-warming The Oddsockeater with your children, there is something for everyone.

    We have been offered a limited number of free tickets for our business members for a selection of these wonderful children’s events:

    Shorts for Shorties event in No Alibis Bookstore on 15th Oct from 11am-12pm:

    A collection of short animations designed to appeal to young children. They express colourful, exciting and easy to follow stories, either in English or with no dialogue. More details on each short animation: http://www.cinemagic.org.uk//young-people-12-16-years/films-c/specific/shorts-for-shorties

    If you would like to take advantage of this fabulous business member offer please email s.mackey@artsandbusienssni.org.uk, stating your preferred film, the names of your party (max 4 per request please).

    First come first served so don’t delay!

  • Christmas Celebrations - Elf at Strand Arts Centre

    14/12/2017

    Strand Arts Centre, 152-154 Holywood Rd, Belfast BT4 1NY

    We hope you can join us for a  relaxed get-together for our business members and their families to get in the mood for Christmas. A private showing of a feel-good festive movie 'Elf'  with popcorn and 10p mix-ups at the gorgeous Strand Arts Centre on 14th December 4.30-7pm. Contact s.mackey@artsandbusinessni.org.uk to book tickets. We love Christmas!

     

  • Introduction to Board Membership

    11/01/2018

    Arts & Business NI Offices

    The role of a Board Member is a complex one. There are many responsibilities that go with accepting a Board placement however not all new Board Members are made fully aware of what those responsibilities are, or how they can make a positive contribution. This Introduction to Board Membership course introduces new Board Members and those who would like a refresher, to their roles and responsibilities and to current good practice. The cost of the training course is £25 + VAT for members and lunch will be included.

    This event will take place on 11 January 2018, 1pm to 5pm in the Arts & Business NI Offices, to book your place email Kate Livingston at k.livingston@artsandbusinessni.org.uk.

  • Introduction to Board Membership

    01/03/2018

    Arts & Business NI Offices

    The role of a Board Member is a complex one. There are many responsibilities that go with accepting a Board placement however not all new Board Members are made fully aware of what those responsibilities are, or how they can make a positive contribution. This Introduction to Board Membership course introduces new Board Members and those who would like a refresher, to their roles and responsibilities and to current good practice. The cost of the training course is £25 + VAT for members and lunch will be included.

    This event will take place on 1 March 2018, 1pm to 5pm in the Arts & Business NI Offices, to book your place email Kate Livingston at k.livingston@artsandbusinessni.org.uk.

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