Mansfield young people’s centre holding a ‘celebration of September’ in recruitment drive

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Staff and young people at Myplace at Westfield Folkhouse Young People’s Centre in Mansfield have been organising a Celebration of September to support the recruitment of new young people to join the centre.

A two-week programme of activities has been organised by young people aged between 10 and 19-years-old including wheelchair basketball and an inflatable obstacle course.

This week there is graffiti art tonight (Wednesday), Music Night on Thursday and Foodies Heaven on Friday, all activities take place from 6.30pm to 9pm.

Coun Tracey Taylor, vice-chairman of the Children and Young People’s Committee, at Nottinghamshire County Council, said: “It is great when our young people and staff organise such wonderful events as they get to showcase our fantastic young people’s service and the exciting things that go on in our young people’s centres each week.

“We hope that the events are a great success.”