Get creative this summer at the Cornstore in Draperstown

Glasgowbury is calling all young creative minds to get inspired this summer at the Cornstore’s workshops in July and August.

Whether it’s music, dance, or art that is their passion, there are a range of classes on offer at Draperstown’s Cornstore Creative Hub to cultivate their creativity and learn valuable skills.

Classes in the Cornstore in Draperstown

Classes in the Cornstore in Draperstown

Budding musicians/vocalists are invited to join the Rural Key’s band camp from Monday 27 to Friday 31 July. You will be put into bands depending on your skills and over the course of the week, you will collaborate on original songs and covers.

Also on offer is learning how to make films, modern dance, singing lessons, arts and crafts, comic making, djing/digital music for beginners, samba/african drumming.

A number of workshops will also be available for children with additional needs.

Most courses run for two hours each day for five days and are £10 [for the whole week], with the exception of the filming and band camp workshops which are £20.

Glasgowbury founder Paddy Glasgow said: “This is the third year of the summer sessions and they are a chance for young people to make the most of their holidays by learning a new creative skill or improving upon an established talent and of course, making new friends and having fun while doing it. So make the most of your summer, have fun and be creative at the Cornstore.”

To sign up for classes contact, 02879628428 or call in and see us. Spaces are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.

Glasgowbury is committed to making music and arts accessible to all young people. If cost or transport is a barrier to participating please get in touch to discuss, in confidence.

Glasgowbury would like to thank and acknowledge Workspace Community Fund for support towards this programme. / / twitter@glasgowbury

Summer Sessions:


6-10 July Ages 14-18 yrs 10.30am - 4.30pm

Music Therapy

11 July 4 sessions 10.30am;11.45am;1.45pm;3pm

1 August 4 sessions 10.30am;11.45am;1.45pm;3pm

Ages 3-10 yrs (for children with additional needs)

Modern Dance

13-17 July Ages 6-10 yrs 10.30am-12.30pm; 11-18 yrs 1.30pm-3.30pm


13-17 July Ages 6-10 yrs 1.30pm-3.30pm; 11-18 yrs 10.30am -12.30pm

Rural Key Band Camp

27-31 July Ages 12-18 yrs

Arts & Crafts

3-7 Aug Ages 6-10yrs 10.30am-12.30pm; 11-18yrs 1.30pm-3.30pm

Comic Making

24-28 Aug Ages 6-14 yrs 10.30am-12.30am

Djing/Digital music

24-28 Aug Ages 8-14 yrs 10.30am-12.30am

Samba/African Drumming

24- 28 Aug Ages 8-14 years 1.30pm-3.30pm