Roller Skating Taster Sessions

Saturday 17 and 24 February

Brasshouse Community Centre

Roller Skating Taster Sessions

In collaboration with Skate Buddies, Bertz Associates are hosting six roller skating taster sessions at Brasshouse Community Centre.

In this one hour session, you'll learn the basics to roller skating and gain the confidence to dance with wheels on your feet.

Sessions to be lead by Empress and Arron from Skate Buddies.

Free to attend, £5 to borrow skates - make sure you select the add on skate hire at checkout.

Suitable for everyone aged 16 and over. Appropriate for beginners with no expereince, and improvers who are looking to find a skating community.

Free to attend, £5 to borrow skates. Booking essential. 

Previous Events

Everything to Everybody Film Screening

Saturday 3 February

Midlands Art Centre

"Everything to Everybody?" is a cinematic exploration responding to a wider project connected to Birmingham Library's Shakespeare collection.

This poetic documentary delves into Birmingham's soul, weaving a narrative tapestry that threads through the civic gospel, a cherished Shakespearean collection and the future of Birmingham's Civic Infrastructure. It attempts to capture the city's heartbeat pulsating through time.

Event Info

Film Trailer

Ladywood Arts Forum

Thursday 1 February

Stryx Community Art Cafe

Join us for the next Ladywood Arts Forum at Stryx Community Art Cafe in Jewellery Quarter. 

There'll be time for networking, discussing creative projects and upcoming plans, and a presentation by the Stryx team about their new JQ base. 

About Stryx: 

Stryx is an female artist led residency, studios and exhibition space in Digbeth, Birmingham. They recently opened a new community cafe space in jewellery quarter. they host a programme of exciting events, activities, family fun workshops and exhibitions. Stryx JQ site is also an independent gallery, artist led studio, project and exhibition space showcasing work from local and international artists.

Rolling Out Taster Sessions

Saturday 18 November

Ladywood Methodist Church

As part of our Rolling Out project, we hosted three roller skating taster sessions in collaboration with Skate Buddies. 

These sessions provided a great way for complete beginners to try out skating, and for more experienced skates to find a community.

About Skate Buddies: Skate Buddies enable individuals to repair, maintain, and manage their mental health and fitness through roller skating and other creative mediums.