Gwanwyn Festival of the Arts for Older People , Wales – deadline 2 March

Gwanwyn is a month-long national festival held across Wales in May each year celebrating creativity in older age. The aim of the festival is to promote the benefits of exploring creativity; offer opportunities for greater participation by older people in the arts during May; highlight existing artistic work and creativity of groups and individuals of older people, and promote the participation of older people in the arts throughout the year.

Gwanwyn operates a scheme of small grants to assist organisations that wish to take part in the festival. As funds are limited in 2012, the maximum available is £250.

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