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Community Events

Happier People Healthier Planet: How putting well-being first would help sustain life on earth.

Happier People Healthier Planet: How putting well-being first would help sustain life on earth.

19 March 2015 Refreshments from 2pm Event starts at 2.30 Cost per person: £3, students or benefits claimants: £1 Introduction  and overview: Introduction by Molly Scott Cato, MEP. Though a Green, Molly will be speaking in her capacity as a Member of the European Parliament serving the entire community rather than as a party politician. Speaker: […]

By December 23, 2014 Read More →
Documentary Film: Making The Cut (2014) & Discussion with Film Makers – Friday June 5th

Documentary Film: Making The Cut (2014) & Discussion with Film Makers – Friday June 5th

Making The Cut (2014) is a 40 minute documentary that aims to explore the effects of the loss of artistic infrastructure in the UK with a particular emphasis on regional theatres and their local, national and international communities of artists and audiences. The film features a wide range of contributors from local performers to artistic […]

By November 10, 2014 Read More →
Ceilidh Barn Dance with Fresh Aire, Ceilidh Dance Band – Friday 19th June

Ceilidh Barn Dance with Fresh Aire, Ceilidh Dance Band – Friday 19th June

Tickets £7 online £9 on the door (OTD). Concessions for students and over 65 £6 online £8 OTD. Come and enjoy a fun Ceilidh dance night out with traditional live Ceilidh music at CICCIC on Friday 19th June. Ceilidh dancing is a great deal of fun, energetic and a wonderful way to socialise and fun […]

By November 9, 2014 Read More →
Rock & Roll Dance & Live Music Night Friday 14th August

Rock & Roll Dance & Live Music Night Friday 14th August

Tickets £7 online or £9 on the door. Concessions for students and over 65′s £6 online or £8 on the door. Overview After the success of our Jive & Swing Dance Night we are proud to present our Rock & Roll Dance & Live Music Night on Saturday 14th August. So if you love the […]

By November 6, 2014 Read More →

Training & Workshops

Express Your Creativity With Acrylic Paint- It’s a Whole World of Possibilities!

Express Your Creativity With Acrylic Paint- It’s a Whole World of Possibilities!

Wednesday March 25th 9.30am – 12.30 Workshop overview : A great opportunity to experiment with Acrylic paint and mixed- media. Acquire lots of different techniques and discover fun, quick easy ways to paint and create interesting artwork. See painting demo’s Acrylic paint, ink, markers, sprays using collage, painting, printing, layering and take part in paint along sessions. […]

By February 19, 2015 Read More →
Painting and Drawing  Art Workshops

Painting and Drawing Art Workshops

Fridays 9.30 -12.30pm or 1-4pm .  Introduction These classes have been designed for individuals who wish to draw, paint and cultivate their creative skills, either for leisure or to update their professional practice. Each session is delivered by an experienced art tutor who will introduce the group to a variety of techniques and assorted visual […]

By November 20, 2014 Read More →
Creative Blocks into Creative Bricks: Building a Strong Foundation for Inspiration

Creative Blocks into Creative Bricks: Building a Strong Foundation for Inspiration

26th Nov 9-9.30 start finish 12.30  (teas and coffees provided). Cost per person £25 (50% subsidised by Taunton Deane). Max No: 20. Introduction: A tour of your creative mind, body and soul in a workshop focused on your own physiological and neurological relationship with creativity. Developing your ‘sustained focus’ attention to improve and sensitise your […]

By October 16, 2014 Read More →
Master class ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane – Finance for Creative Industries

Master class ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane – Finance for Creative Industries

Wednesday Nov 26th 12.30 – 4.30pm Cost per person £25 ( Subsidised by Taunton Deane Borough Council) Max No: 12 Accountancy for Creative Industries and the Not For Profit Sector. Introduction This visual and interactive workshop is focused around demystifying all issues financial and teaching individuals the basics required for running their business. Many individuals […]

By October 3, 2014 Read More →

Shows, Exhibitions & Events

Colour Me Happy – An exhibition of paintings by Carmen Veliz

Colour Me Happy – An exhibition of paintings by Carmen Veliz

26 March – 23 April 2015 Monday – Saturday 9.30-12.30pm Introduction: Carmen’s work is influenced by her cultural roots in Chile. Her inspiration comes from experience gathered while travelling in many different continents. Where ever she puts down roots, she creates – in her home and garden, using objects collected from far off places; shapes, […]

By November 20, 2014 Read More →
Reflex-One. A ‘Cross-Cutting’ Image Portfolio

Reflex-One. A ‘Cross-Cutting’ Image Portfolio

  Dates and times of exhibition Private view 30th April 6-9pm Exhibition open – 1st- 28th May   9.30am- 12.30pm Monday – Saturday Introduction An exhibition of photographic work across various genres, by talented photographer Jem McCluskey. The exhibition opens – 1st May,  9.30am- 12.30pm Monday – Saturday. Originally, the photographer did not spring from […]

By November 11, 2014 Read More →
Ronald Cann Exhibition: Scenes From Recent Travels

Ronald Cann Exhibition: Scenes From Recent Travels

An exciting exhibition of paintings by a well known local artist 18 February – 17 March 2015 Open Mon- Sat 9.30- 12.30pm. Introduction  The exhibition features a wide range of rich and intricate colour studies based on Ron’s travels around the world. The viewer will be taken to each location and experience Ron’s unique visual take […]

By November 10, 2014 Read More →
LIFE – An exhibition of Life Drawings by Norman Steel

LIFE – An exhibition of Life Drawings by Norman Steel

  An exhibition of drawings and paintings by Taunton artist Norman Steel 15 January – 11 February 2015 The exhibition is open from 9.30am – 12.30pm Monday to Saturday. Norman Steel is a Taunton-based artist, often seen around town sketching Taunton people as they simply go about their business. Four of his paintings were selected for the […]

By November 6, 2014 Read More →

Creative Workshops

Express Your Creativity With Acrylic Paint- It’s a Whole World of Possibilities!

Express Your Creativity With Acrylic Paint- It’s a Whole World of Possibilities!

Wednesday March 25th 9.30am – 12.30 Workshop overview : A great opportunity to experiment with Acrylic paint and mixed- media. Acquire lots of different techniques and discover fun, quick easy ways to paint and create interesting artwork. See painting demo’s Acrylic paint, ink, markers, sprays using collage, painting, printing, layering and take part in paint along sessions. […]

By February 19, 2015 Read More →
Painting and Drawing  Art Workshops

Painting and Drawing Art Workshops

Fridays 9.30 -12.30pm or 1-4pm .  Introduction These classes have been designed for individuals who wish to draw, paint and cultivate their creative skills, either for leisure or to update their professional practice. Each session is delivered by an experienced art tutor who will introduce the group to a variety of techniques and assorted visual […]

By November 20, 2014 Read More →
Creative Blocks into Creative Bricks: Building a Strong Foundation for Inspiration

Creative Blocks into Creative Bricks: Building a Strong Foundation for Inspiration

26th Nov 9-9.30 start finish 12.30  (teas and coffees provided). Cost per person £25 (50% subsidised by Taunton Deane). Max No: 20. Introduction: A tour of your creative mind, body and soul in a workshop focused on your own physiological and neurological relationship with creativity. Developing your ‘sustained focus’ attention to improve and sensitise your […]

By October 16, 2014 Read More →
Master class ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane – Finance for Creative Industries

Master class ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane – Finance for Creative Industries

Wednesday Nov 26th 12.30 – 4.30pm Cost per person £25 ( Subsidised by Taunton Deane Borough Council) Max No: 12 Accountancy for Creative Industries and the Not For Profit Sector. Introduction This visual and interactive workshop is focused around demystifying all issues financial and teaching individuals the basics required for running their business. Many individuals […]

By October 3, 2014 Read More →

Business Focus

Adventures of a Renewable Energy Co-operative – A Presentation by Brendon Energy

Adventures of a Renewable Energy Co-operative – A Presentation by Brendon Energy

Wednesday 18th March 2015 at 7.30 PM Brendon Energy is a community co-operative (i.e. a not-for-profit body) set-up in 2011 to develop local renewable energy schemes which benefit the local community. Their projects: generate clean, renewable energy and help to fight climate change provide free electricity to the community buildings where the power is generated […]

By December 22, 2014 Read More →
Creative Blocks into Creative Bricks: Building a Strong Foundation for Inspiration

Creative Blocks into Creative Bricks: Building a Strong Foundation for Inspiration

26th Nov 9-9.30 start finish 12.30  (teas and coffees provided). Cost per person £25 (50% subsidised by Taunton Deane). Max No: 20. Introduction: A tour of your creative mind, body and soul in a workshop focused on your own physiological and neurological relationship with creativity. Developing your ‘sustained focus’ attention to improve and sensitise your […]

By October 16, 2014 Read More →
Master class ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane – Finance for Creative Industries

Master class ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane – Finance for Creative Industries

Wednesday Nov 26th 12.30 – 4.30pm Cost per person £25 ( Subsidised by Taunton Deane Borough Council) Max No: 12 Accountancy for Creative Industries and the Not For Profit Sector. Introduction This visual and interactive workshop is focused around demystifying all issues financial and teaching individuals the basics required for running their business. Many individuals […]

By October 3, 2014 Read More →
Get up to Speed Roadshow- 8th October 2014

Get up to Speed Roadshow- 8th October 2014

The Get up to Speed team along with Taunton Deane Borough Council are supporting a series of events designed to help businesses understand what superfast broadband can you for you and ways it can help you save money, increase sales and improve resilience. The roadshow includes a session on top 10 e-marketing tips for your […]

By September 30, 2014 Read More →

From Our Blog

Adventures of a Renewable Energy Co-operative – A Presentation by Brendon Energy

Adventures of a Renewable Energy Co-operative – A Presentation by Brendon Energy

Wednesday 18th March 2015 at 7.30 PM Brendon Energy is a community co-operative (i.e. a not-for-profit body) set-up in 2011 to develop local renewable energy schemes which benefit the local community. Their projects: generate clean, renewable energy and help to fight climate change provide free electricity to the community buildings where the power is generated […]

By December 22, 2014 Read More →
Creative Blocks into Creative Bricks: Building a Strong Foundation for Inspiration

Creative Blocks into Creative Bricks: Building a Strong Foundation for Inspiration

26th Nov 9-9.30 start finish 12.30  (teas and coffees provided). Cost per person £25 (50% subsidised by Taunton Deane). Max No: 20. Introduction: A tour of your creative mind, body and soul in a workshop focused on your own physiological and neurological relationship with creativity. Developing your ‘sustained focus’ attention to improve and sensitise your […]

By October 16, 2014 Read More →
Master class ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane – Finance for Creative Industries

Master class ‘Creatives Club’ Taunton Deane – Finance for Creative Industries

Wednesday Nov 26th 12.30 – 4.30pm Cost per person £25 ( Subsidised by Taunton Deane Borough Council) Max No: 12 Accountancy for Creative Industries and the Not For Profit Sector. Introduction This visual and interactive workshop is focused around demystifying all issues financial and teaching individuals the basics required for running their business. Many individuals […]

By October 3, 2014 Read More →
Get up to Speed Roadshow- 8th October 2014

Get up to Speed Roadshow- 8th October 2014

The Get up to Speed team along with Taunton Deane Borough Council are supporting a series of events designed to help businesses understand what superfast broadband can you for you and ways it can help you save money, increase sales and improve resilience. The roadshow includes a session on top 10 e-marketing tips for your […]

By September 30, 2014 Read More →

Other Recent Posts

Jazz Exclusive: Alan Jones Trio at CICCIC Friday 6th March

Jazz Exclusive: Alan Jones Trio at CICCIC Friday 6th March

Friday 6th March 7.30pm-11:00pm. £8.00 or £7.00 concession if booked online, or £10 on the door with £9 concession. Join us for amazing night of jazz with our visiting American friends and renowned musician and expert drummer Alan Jones and his quartet François Théberge & Will Harris. Alan, Francois and Will have been playing together for […]

By January 10, 2015 Read More →
Folk Music Night Sat March 7th Featuring Rosie Eade Band & Jon Maybey

Folk Music Night Sat March 7th Featuring Rosie Eade Band & Jon Maybey

Tickets £7 online or £9 on the door. Concessions for students and over 65′s £6 online or £8 on the door. Overview This amazing line-up of folk singers, musicians, songwriters and performers bring the whole folk music scene alive in Taunton on Saturday March 7th and an excellent price for hearing from well seasoned artists from […]

By January 8, 2015 Read More →
Acoustic Music Night Sat 28th Feb – 3 Amazing Artists

Acoustic Music Night Sat 28th Feb – 3 Amazing Artists

Tickets £7 online or £9 on the door. Concessions for students and over 65′s £6 online or £8 on the door. Overview This amazing line-up of acoustic songwriters, guitarists and singers bring the whole spectrum of the acoustic music to life in Taunton on Saturday Feb 28th and an excellent price for hearing from 3 well-seasoned […]

By January 6, 2015 Read More →
Cancelled – International Music Night – Rabi Gabi – Moravian Klezmer Music – Thurs 12th March

Cancelled – International Music Night – Rabi Gabi – Moravian Klezmer Music – Thurs 12th March

We apologise but this event has been cancelled due circumstances out of our control. We are looking for alternatives and will keep this page updated.  A unique chance to see and hear international folk music with our guests Rabi Gabi from Czech Moravian town of Uherské Hradiště. Rabi Gabi play a crossover of Jewish style klezmer, […]

By January 6, 2015 Read More →
Northern Soul Vinyl & CD Music & Dance Night – Sat Mar 14th

Northern Soul Vinyl & CD Music & Dance Night – Sat Mar 14th

Tickets £6 online and £8 on the door. Spaces limited so book early to avoid disappointment. Join us for a night of Northern Soul with our Frog & Custard Revival courtesy of Two Tone Disco and CICCIC. This one-off event will get your dancing feet moving and there will be a great collection of vinyl’s […]

By December 23, 2014 Read More →