Manchester Jewish Museum

Zine making workshop
Creative Activists



Manchester Jewish Museum



This autumn we are resuming our Creative Activists project and are looking for enthusiastic, creative people, aged 16-30 to join us and work with us towards a special event for Holocaust Memorial Day 2023. It’s a great opportunity to meet new people, work with professional mentors and learn new skills, whilst exploring lesser-heard stories from the museum collection.

During this session we will be creatine a zine-style brochure to be distributed at the final event in January, during Holocaust Memorial Day 2023. The zine will include the stories we’ve worked with so far, our own written pieces and other original work. Get ready for a crafty session! No experience necessary, just bring yourself and an open mind.

What you need to know

This session is part of our regular creative meetings, during which we are working with spoken word, textiles, music and performance to uncover hidden stories and explore how Holocaust continues to affect people to this day.

The meetings are informal, with tea, coffee and a welcoming, relaxed atmosphere. Don’t worry if you’ve missed the previous sessions. You can still join us and be a part of our final event in January 2023!

If you have any questions about the Creative Activists project, e-mail

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