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  • Craftworks is now open in Eason Belfast

    Paper craft, needle craft and much more...
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  • Roddy Doyle launches his new children's book in Belfast

    Fighting Words patron Roddy Doyle arrives in Belfast to introduce his new book illustrated by Chris Judge, ‘Rover and the Big Fat Baby’ to local children.
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  • Young Critics On The Edge 2016

    Two Perspectives from Northern Ireland
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  • Fighting Words Belfast at Awesome Authors

    Fighting Words Belfast ran six story-making and illustrating workshops at CBBC’s Awesome Authors event, in collaboration with Jam Media.
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  • KinderKids Sneak Preview

    Kinderkids have partnered with Fighting Words Belfast to introduce a brand new creative writing workshop, as part of Fighting Words Belfast's collaboration with BAFTA Award-winning animators JAM Media and Children's BBC.
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  • Young Critics On the Edge

    Two successful young people from Northern Ireland are Birmingham-bound this July
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  • Volunteers Required for BBC's Awesome Author's Mega-Event in Belfast

    Fighting Words Belfast is collaborating with BAFTA Award-winning animators JAM Media at a CBBC event in Finaghy Library on Saturday, 16 and Sunday 17th July.
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  • Punkey the Monkey arrives in Belfast

    Glenn Patterson helps celebrate Crosswords – a cross-community, cross-border creative writing project by Fighting Words Belfast and Fighting Words Dublin in North Belfast.
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  • Celebrate Volunteers Week

    Taking place now from 1st -12th June 2016 ...
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  • ‘Get On Board’ Northern Ireland’s first ever Bus and Train Week

    Young at Art is encouraging families in NI to take a creative journey with Translink for bus and rail week...
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  • PJ Lynch announced as Laureate na nÓg by President Michael D. Higgins

    Belfast born author and illustrator PJ Lynch was announced as the fourth Laureate na nÓg, Ireland’s laureate for children’s literature.
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  • Call for young arts lovers to apply for the 'Young Critics' programme

    Are you interested in watching theatre, discovering how and why theatre is made, and learning how to critically discuss, analyse, and review Theatre For Young Audiences?
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  • Connswater Take the Longest Story Ever Told Challenge

    Shoppers young and old add to The Longest Story Ever Told at Connswater Shopping Centre
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  • Eisenhower Fellow Kelly Pollock visits Belfast

    Young at Art and Fighting Words Belfast are looking forward to welcoming Eisenhower Fellow, Kelly Pollock to Belfast this May.
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  • Young at Art announces appointment of new Director

    Young at Art, Northern Ireland’s leading arts provider for children and young people, is pleased to announce the appointment of Eibhlin de Barra as its new Director with immediate effect.
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  • Katie's Birthday Party On Tour

    Young at Art is excited to announce that Katie’s Birthday Party will be going on a UK/ European tour at the start of June.
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  • Crosswords

    Calling all writing mentors, illustrators and story-makers! Fighting Words Belfast volunteers required ...
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  • Creative Child project in full swing

    Its already April and our Creative Children are more than mid way through their Creative Child experience for this year.
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  • Happy Birthday Fighting Words Belfast

    Fighting Words Belfast celebrates its 1st birthday
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  • Castle building, boat racing, stories and more for families this Easter at Hillsborough Castle

    Easter weekend (26-29 March) at Hillsborough Castle promises to be adventure packed with a variety of fun family activities for all ages.
    Art Workshops & Themed Events
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  • BELFAST CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL CAPTURES ‘SPIRIT OF BELFAST’

    Clowning around in Corn Market
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  • LOOK OUT FOR DEER CROSSING

    Deer spotted in Buoy Park, Belfast
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  • CBI Book of the Year short-list announced today

    Nine titles will compete for the CBI Book of the Year Awards 2016, the most prestigious awards for children’s books in Ireland.
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  • “Reading and writing saved my life”

    Review of Sheena Wilkinson 'Meet the Author' event at BCF16
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  • Dublin Author and Illustrator Holds Children Spellbound in Eason’s

    An entertaining mix of puppetry, drawing and reading by Dublin born children’s book author and illustrator, Marie Lousie Fitzpatrick
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  • Dublin Author and Illustrator Holds Children Spellbound in Eason’s

    An entertaining mix of puppetry, drawing and reading by Dublin born children’s book author and illustrator, Marie Lousie Fitzpatrick
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  • Dublin Author and Illustrator Holds Children Spellbound in Eason’s

    An entertaining mix of puppetry, drawing and reading by Dublin born children’s book author and illustrator, Marie Lousie Fitzpatrick
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  • Dublin Author and Illustrator Holds Children Spellbound in Eason’s

    An entertaining mix of puppetry, drawing and reading by Dublin born children’s book author and illustrator, Marie Lousie Fitzpatrick
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  • David Turner takes trip down memory lane

    Local artist David Turner dropped by his old primary school, Blythefield in South Belfast, who were taking part in an art workshop as part of Translink's 'Get Behind the Hub!' art competition.
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  • Young at Art and Translink encourage pupils to ‘Get Behind the Hub’

    Young at Art is currently running a series of art workshops (kindly funded by the Arts & Business NI's investment programme) in South Belfast schools encouraging young people to enter Translink’s ‘Get Behind the Hub’ art competition.
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  • Explore Belfast by bike with free family fun events

    Organised by Sustrans NI
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  • EASON OFFICIALLY LAUNCHES SPONSORSHIP OF FIGHTING WORDS BELFAST

    Eason invites schools, community groups and volunteers to get involved with Fighting Words.
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  • ALL ABOARD THE YOUNG AT ART EXPRESS

    Young at Art invite families on a #creativejourney to Belfast Children's Festival 2016
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  • RECRUITING NEW DIRECTOR

    NI’s premiere international children’s arts provider seeks candidates with original and imaginative thinking to take this exciting organisation to its next stage of growth.
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  • Towering Tales Creative Writing Competition

    Have you a passion for writing? Ever dreamed of getting your stories recognised?
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  • Film Stars Required

    Find out how to take part in a fun-filled day of filming around Belfast's art galleries.
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  • Statement from the Chair of Young at Art, Patricia Freedman on behalf of the Board of Directors

    After 12 years with Young at Art, our wonderful Director, Ali FitzGibbon, is moving on to a new role and will be leaving the company following the 2016 Belfast Children’s Festival in March.
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  • Job Opportunities with Young at Art

    We are excited to announce that we are currently recruiting for two posts within the organisation.
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  • Beat the Back to School Blues

    Let Young at Art be a one-stop shop for all your creative learning needs this year.
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  • 'Making it Up' at Eastside Arts Festival

    Latest news from Fighting Words Belfast ...
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  • One Year with Young at Art

    A lovely testimonial from our 'intern extraordinaire' Chloe Lanier who leaves us this week to start an exciting new job in Le Louvre-Lens.
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  • OFFICE OF IMPORTANT ART CLOSED FOR NOW, BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

    Monday 10 August marked the last event in the current home of the Office of Important Art – CastleCourt Shopping Centre.
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  • One Story, Many Endings book launch

    A book co-written by children at Fighting Words Belfast
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  • My Father's Chair

    Update on the ACES project mentored by Young at Art
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  • Big Thank you to Business in the Community

    The Fighting Words Belfast team would like to say a massive thank-you to all the Business in the Community members who kindly contributed to the project at the awards ceremony in the Waterfront Hall last Thursday.
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  • Monsters Want Coffee

    Fighting Words Belfast collaboration with the Ministry of Stories in London.
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  • Fundraising for Nepal Earthquake Relief

    Help give children around the world a safe, warm place to dream.
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  • Fighting Words Belfast Up and Running

    Find out what Primary children at the first workshop thought of their experience.
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  • Local Exchange Artists visit Berlin

    Our Exchange 2015 artists look forward to attending the Augenblibkmal! 2015 festival in Berlin.
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  • Win a goody-bag of gift vouchers for CastleCourt

    Tell us about your 2015 Belfast Children's Festival experience
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  • Launch of Fighting Words Belfast

    Well-known names from the Irish literary world including Roddy Doyle and Glenn Patterson launch Fighting Words Belfast project at the Seamus Heaney Centre this afternoon.
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  • BOOKING THE BIG NAMES FOR 17th BELFAST CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL

    Running from 6 – 13 March, the week-long festival, one of the leading children’s Festivals in the UK and on the island of Ireland.
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  • Fighting Words is coming to Belfast

    Call for project volunteers ...
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  • Exchange 2015 artists announced

    Three lucky artists have been selected to take part in this year's international exchange programme.
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  • The Life of a Volunteer

    Our administrator Jemma fills us in on her experience volunteering with Young at Art
    Art Workshops & Themed EventsBaby RaveEvent Management
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  • Belfast Children's Festival 2015 Launch

    Food for Thought at launch of the 17th annual Belfast Children's Festival
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  • #ArtsMatterNI - Enriching lives

    #ArtsMattersNI will be holding an open meeting in the MAC, Belfast on Thursday 15th January from 11am – 1pm.
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  • TYA NI Showcase 2015

    Intense two day programme during Belfast Children's Festival 2015 announced for programmers and practitioners
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  • Support the 13p for the Arts campaign

    Protect the future of children's arts in Northern Ireland
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  • Development Officer Wanted

    Young at Art is currently recruiting for a Development Officer for the Fighting Words Belfast project ...
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