See & Hear free media training for young people

As part of See & Hear, a community project working with The Nettles Volunteer Group, we are offering free media training for young people aged 16 – 25.  Two free workshops taking place at the National Centre for Craft and Design in Sleaford, will give you the the skills to create short videos of The Nettles Volunteer Group, who meet monthly to maintain The Nettles green space in Sleaford. You will then be asked to share what you have learnt with the Nettles volunteers, as part of this inter-generational community project.

This is great opportunity to learn new journalistic skills, as well as contribute something valuable to your local community.

Training Days

Free training days for young people (16 – 25)

Recording people’s stories

Thursday 26th October, 10am – 4pm (lunch provided) with Danny Pedler (Historian) Learn a variety of interview techniques and how to record people’s stories. 

Using Tablets to Create Video Clips

Monday 13th November, 10am – 4pm (lunch provided) with Electric Egg (Film, Animation & Photography specialists) Learn how to use tablets and free software to create brilliant video clips. Find out how to record, edit & share.

Young people interested in taking part can find out more and book their place by emailing Marion.Sander@litc.org.uk

Find out more about the Nettles Volunteer Group on their facebook page: www.facebook.com/NettlesVolunteerGroup

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