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North Edinburgh Arts Core Programme


Thursdays, 10am – 12noon / Saturdays, 10.30am – 12.30pm, 0-5 years, £3 full price / 50p Good Neighbours*, includes healthy snack

The Create project is an art-making experience for parents and carers that engages them in active play with the children, aged 5 and under, in their care. Running two mornings a week the project aims to provide active childhood experiences for the adults and children. The Create Project provides the resources, ideas and creative inspiration for a range of activities that can often be replicated in the home environment using recycled, cheap and easily obtainable materials.

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Wednesdays, 4-5.30pm, 9-14 years, £3 full price / 50p Good Neighbours*, includes snack

Zoo Arts is a series of visual art sessions for young people aged 9 – 14 years.

Activities are usually project-based, lasting 2 – 4 weeks, with each session involving some reflection and discussion and sharing of a healthy snack. The group exhibits their work inside North Edinburgh Arts each term.


Tuesdays, 10am – 12noon, 16+ years, FREE with tea and coffee


Learn practical and creative skills from professional artists to transform everyday, recycled materials from around your home.

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Tuesdays, 1.30-4pm, 16+ years, FREE


Mondays, 3.30 – 4.30pm, 8-14 years, FREE, meet in Muirhouse Library

This term the group are working towards building a PIZZA OVEN in the NEA garden. An exciting time to get involved!


 Partner Projects


Frontiers is Tinderbox Project’s Music Collective for 10-25 year olds.

New term starts 31st January 2017.

For more information have a look on Tinderbox’s website here.


Wednesdays, 10am -12.00noon, North Edinburgh Arts Café, Free

For those who can knit and crochet and those who want to learn. We knit and crochet different items: toys, blankets, hats, gloves, scarves….We make a bit of money from selling the stuff and we also make things for charity. We also get out and about and attend events and organise masterclasses to learn new stuff.


Every Thursday, 10am – 12.00noon, North Edinburgh Arts, Free

This is your local community singing group. It’s for everybody. If you enjoy singing come along. Singing in a group makes you feel great, improves your mood and helps your confidence. You don’t have to be good you don’t have to read music. You just have to want to give it a go!

We sing all sorts of songs: pop, folk, songs from musicals, world music. We perform regularly, write our songs and we will be recording a CD! We always welcome new people.

Lots of exciting things coming up, great time to join us!

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Local Residents

Ask at reception about our Good Neighbour card. You could be entitled to great discounts in our Pop-in café, on our core programme activities and on tickets for events. Eligible to some residents within the EH4 and EH5 postcodes (not all postcodes apply, please ask for full details).

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