Do It Together Festival 2020

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TOGETHER WE CELEBRATE BAME ARTS, CULTURE & HERITAGE! 

2-DAYS OF FREE WORKSHOPS INCLUDING CREATIVE WRITING, PHOTOGRAPHY, DRAMA, COOKING, FITNESS, GARDENING, SELF-PUBLISHING, CREATIVE WELLBEING, JOURNALING & NETWORKING SESSIONS!
17th - 18th September 2020 11am - 7:30pm UK Time | Get your FREE Ticket today!  

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Schedule

· Stage
Day 1: Welcome to the Do It Together Festival
Welcome to the Do It Together Festival!
Festival Organisers
· Networking
Early Networking
Meet festival attendees
Festival Organisers
· Stage
Highlights from The Ubele Initiative
Highlights from The Ubele Initiative
Festival Organisers
· Sessions
Speak Easy Online - Loussin-Torah Pilikian
A Spoken Word and performance workshop designed to awaken your inner storyteller and coax out your authentic truth.
Loussin-Torah Pilikian
· Sessions
Articulating People - Tatiana Ellis
Drama Articulation through movement and sound,
Tatiana Ellis
· Stage
Break
Join us on the main stage
Festival Organisers
· Networking
Lunchtime Networking
Meet new people, share what you've been creating at the festival!
Festival Organisers
· Sessions
Building Far Away Worlds, Universes and Characters - Najdah Aziz
A creative writing workshop in Building Far Away Worlds, Universes and Characters for the BAME fantasy writer.
Najdah Aziz
· Sessions
Affirmation Printing by Box of Prints - zara afflick
Create your own wall hanging, Enjoy this one-hour of creative therapy and learn a new skill while releasing tension.
Zara Afflick
· Sessions
Telling Our Stories: Using Storytelling for Social Change - Sophie Yates Lu
Learn to use effective storytelling with your lived experience, in a way which honours you and your boundaries in this one hour workshop.
Sophie Yates Lu
· Stage
Break
Join us on the main stage
Festival Organisers
· Networking
Speed Networking
Meet new people at the Festival, share your experiences - you have 5 minutes!
Festival Organisers
· Stage
Black Lives Matter: Protesting, Policing & Mental Health
Festival Organisers
· Sessions
Dish Your Herbs - Make Your Own Immune Boosting Syrup - Hafsa Issa-Salwe
Take charge of your immunity this cold season by learning how to make your own elderberry and echinacea syrup.
Nirvana  Safa Hafsa Issa-Salwe
· Expo
Do It Together Festival Resources
Festival Organisers
· Expo
Donate to the Majonzi Fund
Festival Organisers
· Expo
The Ubele Initiative
Festival Organisers
· Stage
Ubele Evening of Entertainment in collaboration with U Give Hope
Festival Organisers
· Networking
Evening Networking
Meet festival attendees - Make a new friend!!!
Festival Organisers
· Sessions
Connecting with our creativity - Zine Making (online)
Create a small zine that celebrates your creative self as something you can come back to when you need a reminder of how fabulous you are.
A'Ishah  Waheed
· Sessions
Live Cooking with Riaz Phillips
Riaz will be cooking Israel Mbabazi’s Red lentil dahl curry a big favourite of his since cooking the recipe in Community Comfort.
· Sessions
The power of visual storytelling and how to market and publish a written piece of work
Learn how to create, market and self-publish.
Mohamed Mohamud
· Expo
Do It Together Festival Resources
Festival Organisers
· Stage
Day 2: Welcome to the Do It Together Festival
Welcome to Day 2 of the Do It Together Festival!
Festival Organisers
· Expo
Donate to the Majonzi Fund
Festival Organisers
· Expo
The Ubele Initiative
Festival Organisers
· Networking
Early Networking
Meet festival attendees - Make a new friend!!!
Festival Organisers
· Stage
Highlights from The Ubele Initiative
Festival Organisers
· Sessions
SiStrong with ShazFit - Shazia Hossen
Discover mindful breathing, good form and posture to help prevent risk of injury doing day to activities
Shazia  Hossen
· Sessions
Live Cooking with Yvonne Maxwell
Yvonne Maxwell will be cooking Lope Ariyo’s Stewed beans, agege bread and plantain dish.
Yvonne Maxwell
· Sessions
Writers Club with Black Girls Write Too - Aisha Rimi
Create short pieces of writing in 5-10 minute stretches. These exercises are a great way to get back into writing.
Aisha Rimi
· Networking
Lunchtime Networking
Meet new people, share what you've been creating at the festival!
Festival Organisers
· Stage
Break
Join us on the main stage
Festival Organisers
· Sessions
Writing From Objects - Sunita Thind
Think Frodo and the ring-Lord Of The Rings! Learn how to build characters through objects.
Sunita Thind
· Sessions
The Power of authentic networking and branding online - Ebun Ali
Learn how to create the best opportunities through networking and personal branding. Gain insights into how to enjoy networking and how to make the most of it.
Ebun  Ali
· Stage
Re-Imagining a Black-led Community Space in Brixton
Festival Organisers
· Networking
Speed Networking
Meet new people at the Festival, share your experiences - you have 5 minutes!
Festival Organisers
· Stage
Break
Join us on the main stage
Festival Organisers
· Sessions
Mobile photography - with Adiam Yemane
Learn how to use mobile Photography to create a series of photographs that express your chosen subject.
Adiam Yemane
· Sessions
Live Cooking with Kindima Bah
Kindima will be cooking her cocoa granola inspired from the variety of grains from her family’s homeland in Guinea, West Africa.
· Networking
Evening Networking
Meet festival attendees - Make a new friend!!!
Festival Organisers
· Stage
Ubele Evening of Entertainment in collaboration with U Give Hope
Festival Organisers
· Sessions
Listening to our bodies: writing for wellbeing - Sheree Mack
Through a series of creative writing exercises connecting with nature, we will use our six senses to get back home, into our bodies.
Sheree Mack
· Sessions
Filming on an iPhone - tips & tricks with Amina Aweis
Join this workshop to discover new ways to film using your Smartphone iphone or Android!
Amina Aweis
· Sessions
Guided journaling and mindfulness - Selma Maloumi
By the end of the workshop, you'll be equipped with the basic tools to embark on their own mindfulness and journaling journey
selma maloumi

Speakers

Kindima Bah
Kindima Bah

Cooking with Kindima Bah

Yvonne Maxwell
Yvonne Maxwell

Cooking with Yvonne Maxwell

Riaz Phillips
Riaz Phillips

Cooking with Riaz Phillips

Adiam Yemane
Adiam Yemane

Mobile photography

Shazia  Hossen
Shazia Hossen

SiStrong with ShazFit

Nirvana  Safa
Nirvana Safa

Dish Your Herbs

Amina Aweis
Amina Aweis

Filming on an iPhone

Hafsa Issa-Salwe
Hafsa Issa-Salwe

Dish Your Herbs

Tatiana Ellis
Tatiana Ellis

Articulating People

Loussin-Torah Pilikian
Loussin-Torah Pilikian

Speak Easy Online

Sheree Mack
Sheree Mack

Listening to our bodies: writing for wellbeing

Ebun  Ali
Ebun Ali

The Power of authentic networking and branding online

Aisha Rimi
Aisha Rimi

Writers Club with Black Girls Write Too

Mohamed Mohamud
Mohamed Mohamud

The power of visual storytelling and book publishing

Zara Afflick
Zara Afflick

Affirmation Printing by Box of Prints

Sunita Thind
Sunita Thind

Writing From Objects

Sophie Yates Lu
Sophie Yates Lu

Telling Our Stories: Using Storytelling for Social Change

A'Ishah  Waheed
A'Ishah Waheed

Connecting with our creativity - Zine Making (online)

selma maloumi
selma maloumi

Guided journaling and Mindfulness

Najdah Aziz
Najdah Aziz

Building Far Away Worlds, Universes and Characters

Festival Organisers
Festival Organisers

The Ubele Initiative

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The Ubele Initiative

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Donate to the Majonzi Fund

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