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Good Things LAUNCH in Threes
December 10, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Good things come in threes…
THREE NEW COMMUNITY PROJECTS LAUNCH ON 10TH DECEMBER
Join Pollinators, Headspace, The Comedy Emporium and Event Nation on 10th December as they reveal three amazing projects. All three projects will be located in the West End of Marine Terrace and will contribute to will contribute to city vibrancy, healthy communities and our creative industry sector.
From 5:30pm onwards you can join the celebrations of a new international festival, a new creative hub: Ministry of Creativity, and new youth mental health service: Headspace.
From 5:00pm to 9pm Swansea Lane will be converted into a pop up bar, coinciding with the City of Greater Geraldton Christmas Street Markets. Feel free to come and find out about these exciting projects. Every drink you buy will raise funds to support the projects.
Pop Up bar opens to the public at 5:00pm and is open till 9pm.
Other activities at CityHive will include:
- An interactive timeline of Pollinators 5-year history,
- Tours of CityHive,
- Previews of the Ministry of Creativity.
The Comedy Emporium and Event Nation are teaming up to present a joint collaboration in early 2016. Come and find out the exciting international links being made by local artists here in our own community.
Ministry of Creativity
Pollinators have worked for two years to secure two new buildings in the CBD for youth, arts and creative industries. These amazing spaces and programs will be delivered in partnership with Headspace, ACDC, The Comedy Emporium, Williams and Hughes, Panaceum and others.
Headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds.
The service is designed to make it easy as possible for a young person and their family to get the help they need for problems affecting their wellbeing. This covers four core areas: mental health, physical health, work and study support and alcohol and other drug services.
The services can be accessed through headspace centres, online counselling service eheadspace and postvention suicide support program headspace School Support.