My Cambridge Activities and Events

Art, creativity and culture for ALL young people

My Cambridge is a growing partnership of organisations and individuals committed to making sure that all young people feel part of the rich variety of culture in Cambridge.  For more information on My Cambridge please click here or to find out how you can list your activity or event please email mycambridge@cambridge.gov.uk or telephone 01223 457450.

Here you can discover all the latest events, news and training opportunities for adults working with young people plus creative activities for children in Cambridge

Form the Future: Autumn update for schools

Form the Future is a new social enterprise that is changing the way young people learn about and prepare for their future careers. Dates for your diary: 12th September: We are holding...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

Arts in schools plummets, new figures show

Entries for GCSEs in arts subjects have fallen by 46,000 this year compared with last, according to new figures recording England’s exam entries for 2016. The drift away from arts...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

New fund to support arts training for primary teachers

Paul Hamlyn Foundation has stepped in to enable teachers to access on-going professional development that will help them use arts practice across the curriculum. Primary school teachers...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

Become a Voice Reporter or Arts Award Activist

Upstart Projects are looking for people aged 16-25 years old who are keen to be part of a year-long Arts Award programme which will offer opportunities such as developing new skills,...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

UCM: Work Experience Taster Day

Are you aged between 13 and 18 years old and ever wondered what it is like to work in a museum? The University of Cambridge Museums is running a Work Experience Taster Day on 27...

Posted by CAN network on 30th August 2016.

Form the Future update

This year we delivered 83 events for students in 40 different schools in and around Cambridge, work experience for over 900 students and a mentoring programme for 40. We may be the organisers...

Posted by CAN network on 25th July 2016.

Summer holiday lunches and activities for families

Summer is almost here. Here is a collection of the lunches and different activities taking place across Cambridge. As the lunches are run by a variety of church or community organisations,...

Posted by CAN network on 20th July 2016.

SummerDaze 2016

SummerDaze is a programme of activities for school aged children in Cambridge, organised by the Children and Young People's Participation Service.  There is a huge range of...

Posted by CAN network on 20th July 2016.

Fantastical Cambridgeshire

We are delighted to have started creative adventuring with children from Eynesbury Primary School, our very first Fantastical Cambridgeshire School. In the last few months CCI artists...

Posted by CAN network on 20th July 2016.

Keeping children reading over the Summer!

Every year, thousands of families all over the country take part in the UK’s biggest reading event for children in libraries, the Summer Reading Challenge, run by the charity The...

Posted by CAN network on 20th July 2016.